Trip Planner:   Europe  /  UK  /  England  /  Devon  /  English Riviera  /  Torquay  /  Parks  /  Cockington Court
Cockington Court, Torquay
(4.2/5 based on 550+ reviews on the web)
Savor fine arts while wandering the lush English countryside at Cockington Court. Only 1.6 km (1 mi) from the sea, the 186 hectare (460 acre) site boasts a historic manor house with over 20 craft studios surrounded by landscaped gardens. Witness fine art in the making at the glassblowing and blacksmithing exhibits, or purchase handmade crafts at the artisan goods stalls. Catch a bus or walk from the nearby village, as cars are not allowed to enter the site. Make Cockington Court part of your personalized Torquay itinerary using our Torquay family vacation planner.
Create a full Torquay itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Torquay

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Torquay by other users

10 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Devon BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Torquay BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, popular PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 3 days in Torquay BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Devon BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: December, culture, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Devon SEE PLAN October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in Devon BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, popular PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Luton & Torquay BY A USER FROM ISRAEL March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, kids, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in United Kingdom BY A USER FROM IRELAND September, culture, relaxing, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: September, culture, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Torquay & Cornwall BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, relaxing, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This is a very busy tearoom but the service is very slow and the tables were not clean when we had our tea and cake and had to clear it ourselves. 
  • WE went here mainly to have a look around the craft units at the back of the main building. I bought some lovely bits to put away for xmas here. My husband loved the glassblowing unit and the prices f...  more »
  • Well worth a visit. Brilliant new vistor centre in village. Nice craft centre. Lovely park. Lake is having all the silt removed at the moment should be finished in 2017. 
Google
  • Lovely little village to walk around. They have a fab handmade chocolate shop. Also some great little gift shops.
  • I like the shops but this also has a bit of History for Carey relations. The church is a lovely treasure as well. The cafe in the house is nice also. The village is a short walk across the estate grounds past the cricket pitch.
  • Such a wonderful place to spend some time. Beautiful gardens, magnificent Court and Norman Church, peaceful and tranquil.
  • Lovely house with cafe and craft centre. Cafe looks out over the large green at the front of the house. Craft centre of glass blowers, metal worker, wood workers, painters, soap maker, chocolatier etc. Sadly the children's play area is rather run down but it is a charming little place.
  • This place is lovely. The grounds are great to take the kids for a picnic and to explore. We got married here in Aug 2015 and it was a lovely day with great weather.