• The main lounge

    Newly refurbished lounge with bar, opens directly onto the garden.

  • Dining

    Meals are served in the sunny, recently refurbished 'Carriages restaurant'.

  • Bridge House

    The distinctive white house dates back to 1793.

  • Gardens

    Four acres of picturesque, carefully tended, secluded gardens.

Coronavirus Update

Bridge House remains closed at this moment in time. We will provide further details in due course. In the meantime thank you once again for your wonderful support shown to the Charity and all the staff at Bridge House.

Welcome to Bridge House

Recuperation - Rest - Relaxation

RCH Bridge House is a registered charity providing a unique and tranquil environment for those in need of recuperation, rest and relaxation. We are situated just over a mile from the sea front and train station in the pretty town of Dawlish, South Devon. The House is set within 4 acres of beautiful maintained, secluded gardens. All our Duty Managers are registered nurses and are available 24 hours a day for advice, support and reassurance. Your comfort is our number one priority and with our dedicated staff, we are sure you will have all you need to enjoy a perfect stay.

All our rooms are decorated and furnished to a very high standard, with a private bathroom, an emergency call button, tea and coffee making facilities, flat screen TV, internet access, hair dryer and fresh towels.


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Space Dawlish - Therapies, workshops and training

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We are a small group of experienced therapists who offer therapies and workshops designed to help you to relax mentally, physically and emotionally. All of our therapies support your healing and recuperation.

RCH therapy room or Treatment Centre 5 minutes away.

What are people saying about us?

  • Thank you for a delightful stay, First rate!
  • Had a wonderful stay, even got a prize...last in the duck race!
  • Two weeks in paradise! perfect R and R.
  • Well done to all staff who made our stay so memorable.
  • Feel so much better for our stay, hope to come again.
  • Had an excellent break... feel totally relaxed.
  • As Arnie would say...Ill be back!
  • Bridge House is a place of serenity and security. A sociable place in stunning surroundings. Somewhere very special.
  • Familiar staff, a friendly atmosphere, tranquil surroundings plus comfort and reassurance.
  • Excellent food. Wonderful grounds. Splendid staff. So therapeutic.
  • I didn't expect to make new friends but it is a great place to meet other people if you don't want to be alone.