You can live the high life in Salcombe as it is a popular destination for the well-heeled with its beautiful waterfront and lovely collection of holiday cottages, some of which have sea views.

Spend a day on the water and hire a boat or even moor a yacht and sail around the coves and coastline of the South Hams Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

You can take in the Salcombe Maritime and Local History Museum and have a look around Overbeck’s a National Trust property. The town is a network of narrow streets peppered with beautiful shops, cafés and traditional pubs.

Search for cottages in Salcombe or view our guide to Salcombe holiday cottages below.

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Salcombe is a walker’s paradise with the South West Coast path encircling the town. Also, the town’s narrow cobbled streets mean that priority is always given to pedestrians, to visit the town from your cottage, take advantage of the park and ride scheme to enjoy Salcombe on foot.

Cottages in Salcombe (10)

Must see

Mill Bay Beach This lovely estuary beach is sheltered and popular with families who fancy a swim!

Soar Mill Cove Beach This pretty cove is only accessed by the South West Coast Path on foot or by boat and canoe on water!

dickandwills Come here for great fresh food, a place to unwind, and beautiful waterside views of the estuary.

Featured cottages in Salcombe

Ferndale House 1
Ferndale House 1
South Allington
Sleeps: 2 | Bedrooms: 1
East Delvers
East Delvers
Thurlestone
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Ferndale House 3
Ferndale House 3
South Allington
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
Ferndale House 2
Ferndale House 2
South Allington
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
The Oaks
The Oaks
Dartmouth (7mls SW)
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Court Barton Farm
Court Barton Farm
Salcombe (3mls W)
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
Hope Cove
Hope Cove
Hope Cove
Sleeps: 6 | Bedrooms: 3
West Delvers
West Delvers
Thurlestone
Sleeps: 4 | Bedrooms: 2
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Things to do near Salcombe

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Places near Salcombe

  • Kingsbridge
    (4mls)

    A theatrical and arty town in the pretty South Hams of Devon.

  • Thurlestone
    (5mls)

    In the pretty South Hams, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

  • Slapton
    (7mls)

    Slapton is a beautiful coastal village in the South Hams.

  • Modbury
    (10mls)

    A small town found between country and coast in South Devon.

  • Dartmouth
    (12mls)

    Elizabethan port with neat boutiques, cute cafés and yachts.

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