Cotehele Quay Cruise Information
This delightful cruise along the River Tamar, on route to Calstock, offers passengers the opportunity to stop off at the historic working quayside of Cotehele.
Cotehele Quay is home to a working watermill, Discovery Centre, tea-room and, The Shamrock, the only fully restored Tamar sailing barge in the world. You can be sure of a warm welcome at Shipwright Shaun’s amazing working boathouse.
The quay has a wonderfully rich history and offers plenty to see and do before your journey back to Plymouth.
Entry to Cotehele Quay is free. Normal admission charges apply inside the Mill, Cotehele House and Gardens.
Dog Friendly – Dogs are allowed on all our Daytime Cruises & Ferries, but must remain on their leads at all times.
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Cotehele Quay Cruise Timetable
Cotehele customers are dropped off on route and picked up on return – during our ‘Calstock Trips’.
The short stop over at Cotehele is for 1 ½ hours (Total 5 Hour journey).
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Cotehele Quay Cruise Prices
Please call our Booking & Enquiries helpline for further information regarding this trip.
Family Ticket: £35:00
Family Ticket: £45:00
Alternatively, take a quick ferry service from Calstock to Cotehele (15min journey):
Single Ferry Service (Single Tickets Only)
Please note this service must be booked in advance.
(Please note: Cotehele Quay is free. Normal admission charges apply inside the Mill, Cotehele House and Gardens).Enquire Now >
Cotehele Quay Cruise How to Book
- Please call our office to book in advance.
- Alternatively, purchase before boarding from the Ticket Pavilion located directly in-front of the Landing Stage, where all our trips depart. We recommend arriving at least 15 minutes before the scheduled departure time.
Please note: Cotehele Cruise is part of our Calstock Trip and is tide reliant, therefore only departs on specific dates.Enquire Now >
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