Welcome to Destination South West

The South West coastline is the perfect place to cruise England's panoramic peninsula and visit a wealth of English cultural and heritage destinations; where your passengers arrive as guests and depart as friends.

Our website contains information on the region's ports, harbours and suggested excursions with helpful information on the surrounding areas and useful contacts.

You can select from the South west ports listed above or choose from our menu of popular cruise excursions and itineraries which include Heritage buildings, Historical and magical gardens, places of special interest,  the South West's Great Outdoors landmarks, and the best Arts and Culture icons and venues in the region.

Things to Do

Latest News

Ilfracombe’s coastal charms continue to grow

Ilfracombe’s coastal charms continue to grow

Plans are gathering pace for a state-of-the-art watersports centre at Larks... read more »

Captain Mark Cooper is appointed as Dartmouth's New Harbour Master

Captain Mark Cooper is appointed as Dartmouth's New Harbour Master

Captain Cooper is the new Harbourmaster and CEO of Dart Harbour Authority. ... read more »

Largest cruise ship to date calls at Portland Port

Largest cruise ship to date calls at Portland Port

Holland America’s newest cruise ship in eight years, the ms Koningsda... read more »

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