We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“wonderful quaint village”
Review of Cockington

Cockington
Ranked #3 of 68 things to do in Torquay
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thatched village with a taste of a bygone time be careful roads are narrow and passing difficult at times. Parking is also an issue

Thank Howard R
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (262)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"beautiful village"
in 19 reviews
"drum inn"
in 17 reviews
"cream tea"
in 22 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 29 reviews
"water wheel"
in 7 reviews
"lovely tea room"
in 7 reviews
"horse and cart"
in 8 reviews
"devon village"
in 4 reviews
"english village"
in 5 reviews
"craft shops"
in 15 reviews
"rose cottage"
in 11 reviews
"thatched roof"
in 4 reviews
"piano playing"
in 4 reviews
"pretty village"
in 7 reviews
"information centre"
in 3 reviews
"picture postcard"
in 4 reviews
"torquay sea front"
in 5 reviews
Filter

14 - 18 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plenty of tea rooms to choose from to enjoy a Devonshire cream tea. Be prepared to walk to enjoy everything the village has to offer.

Thank alvinsugwas
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Cockington village and Manor on a slightly rainy Sunday morning and it was still a very nice place to see. I had imagined it a bit bigger though. The thatched cottages looked nice and the Manor House had a lovely tea room inside. The grounds are beautiful even in the rain. I imagine it to be a very pleasant walk in the sun.

Thank Anja V
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is full of character history and a local gem! The village has beautiful thatched cottages, shops /gift shops and tea rooms etc. Simply lovely

Thank GPTLebu
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Step back in time in this beautiful village. So much history and a beautiful country park that offers peace and tranquility. We had lunch at rose cottage which has a beautiful garden setting and live piano playing, it was so relaxing and we thoroughly enjoyed our visit also the most fragrant rose garden would definitely recommend a visit if you are in north Devon.

Thank ruthmcparland
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Cockington also viewed

 
Torquay, English Riviera
Torquay, English Riviera
 

Been to Cockington? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing