Car hire in Kingsbridge is offered at low prices which are fully inclusive of insurance and breakdown cover.
Alchemy car rental Kingsbridge is the best way to explore the stunning surroundings of Dartmoor, South Devon, and South Hams. Dartmoor which has some of the most picturesque scenery in the United Kingdom and can be explored at your leisure in one of our modern vehicles. We are located directly at Totnes train station so if arriving by train it is the perfect spot to collect your car hire from, delivery can also be arranged.
Kingsbridge has been the main market town in the area for centuries. Being situated within the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and its proximity to the spectacular south Devon coast and sailing venues, such as Salcombe, Kingsbridge has developed into a popular tourist destination. Its attractions include several restaurants, pubs, a cinema housed in the town hall building, and a museum devoted to the chemist William Cookworthy, born in Kingsbridge in 1705.
The town is linked to Plymouth and Dartmouth by the A379 road and to Salcombe and Totnes by the A381.
Kingsbridge is an attractive town with cobbled streets and quaint passage ways. There are many interesting buildings including the Shambles, an old market hall standing on granite pillars which date back to Elizabethan times. Markets are still held here today offering different products on different days.
There are many superb historic houses, built in the 18th and 19th centuries in town; one of these is Knowles House, which belonged to Captain Montagu of Montagu's harrier. The Cookworhey Museum is situated in the Old Grammar School. This 17th century building was named after William Cookworthy who discovered China Clay in the 18th century.
Kingsbridge is situated at the head of the estuary. This expanse of water has many shallow creeks to explore and boat trips are an ideal way to explore. Kingsbridge was once a busy port, where cider, corn, and other products were brought into.
Whatever you decide to visit from here in Kingsbridge car hire is essential so why not book one of our modern self drive vehicles where satellite navigation is also available for hire.
Alchemy Car hire & van hire Kingsbridge is great for visitors, customers can also rent extras such as child seats, and GPS so that you can find your way easily.
One of the major attractions of Kingsbridge is its location; it is only a short drive to the moors or the local beaches. Dartmoor National Park and the South hams is a place of outstanding beauty with extensive panoramic views. Areas of interest include Ivybridge, Kingsbridge, Modbury and Dartmouth. Car hire is essential to view these sites which should not be missed. The South West Coast path is a favorite long distance trail which passes through the area. There are dramatic seascapes, magnificent walks and interesting villages to visit. The South Hams is an unspoilt district of great beauty. Twelve of the best South Hams beaches are Bantham, Bigbury 0n Sea, Blackpool Sands, Sugary Cove, Hope Cove, Mill Bay, North Sands Salcombe, South Sands Salcombe, Slapton Sands Memorial, Slapton Sands Torcross, Thurlestone North and Thurlestone South.
If you are looking for a family camping holiday in Devon, or arriving by train at Totnes, Alchemy car hire is essential to enable visits to these stunning areas.