The George Inn

“Family-friendly village pub close to Dartmouth”



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In the South Hams village of Blackawton, The George is an ideal base for visitors to nearby Totnes, Kingsbridge and Dartmouth, as well as Woodlands Leisure Park. The pub gained its name during George III’s reign but it was rebuilt after a fire in 1939, after which it became the rallying point for the forced evacuation of the parish in World War II. Now a family-friendly and dog-friendly pub with comfortable accommodation, it’s a place to relax with a real ale or cider and choose from a traditional menu, based on local produce, that includes pizzas, curries and pub classics.

The George Inn


  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
  • Free Wifi
  • Parking available
  • Garden
Opening times
  • Open all year

About the area

Discover Devon

With magnificent coastlines, two historic cities and the world-famous Dartmoor National Park, Devon sums up all that is best about the British landscape. For centuries it has been a fashionable and much loved holiday destination – especially south Devon’s glorious English Riviera.

Close to the English Riviera lies Dartmoor, one of the south-west’s most spectacular landscapes. The National Park, which contains Dartmoor, covers 365 square miles and includes many fascinating geological features – isolated granite tors and two summits exceeding 2,000 feet among them. 

Not surprisingly, in Dartmoor the walking opportunities are enormous. Cycling in the two National Parks is also extremely popular and there is a good choice of off-road routes taking you to the heart of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Devon’s towns and cities offer stimulating alternatives to the rigours of the countryside.

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