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It’s hard to find anywhere as beautiful as Salcombe in the sunshine. The breath-taking coastal views, glorious rolling countryside and delightfully quaint market villages make this Devon town the perfect destination for a relaxing getaway. Sitting on the banks of the Salcombe Estuary, this seaside location is ideal for anyone that wants to try out sailing, kayaking or even surfing.
You’ll hear the crystal blue waters calling your name as soon as you arrive. Whether you’re travelling with friends, family or the kids, Salcombe has something for everyone. And there’s no better way to experience all this town has to offer than with a luxury Salcombe holiday house from kate & tom’s.
With so much to see, do and experience, you’ll find yourself returning to this tranquil spot year after year. The first destination on your must-see list should be the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). The estuary is home to beautiful views, sandy beaches and glorious countryside walks. Bring your beloved pooch along with you to a dog-friendly holiday home and let them run wild in the wide open Salcombe fields.
Another of the must-see spots in Salcombe is Overbeck’s. This idyllic spot is a hidden paradise of subtropical gardens. The Edwardian-style home is filled with quirky art, historical collections and uniquely stunning sea-view gardens. Children, teenagers and adults alike with love spending a week or two at the coast this summer. Perfectly located between Dorset and Somerset, you’re in the ideal spot to explore the English Riviera.
Start Point Lighthouse is the perfect backdrop for a beautiful picture. The gothic-style 92-foot lighthouse dates back to 1836, when it was used to guide ships into Salcombe’s harbour. Today, it is open for tours, picnics and anyone who wants to get their ideal coastal shot. Discover the harbour itself for a glorious afternoon wandering round the boutique stores, eating fish and chips by the sea and spotting the impressive boats coming in to shore.
Thrill seekers rejoice! Salcombe’s waters are ideal for learning to surf, trying your hand at water skiing or perfecting your kayaking. After a fun-filled day on the waters, discover Devon’s local culinary delights. Treat yourself to a home-churned dairy ice cream or enjoy a glass of award winning Salcome Gin Distillery If you enjoy the local spirit, book a schooling session at the Salcome Gin Distillery to learn all about how to make the perfect serve for yourself.
Book a stay in early April and head to the Salcombe Crab Festival, where you can taste the region’s delicacy straight from the sea. And, if you’re lucky, you might spot a few famous culinary faces.
Take some crab back with you and make the most of your private chef, dine on fresh fish and chips from the local chippy or head to one of Salcombe’s famous restaurants. With a kate & tom’s luxury Salcombe cottage, the choice is yours.
Families, friends and loved ones can all have the perfect English escape on Devon’s south coast. Beautiful views, stunning scenery and fun-filled days for the whole family are calling your name.
However you want to spend your summer in Salcombe, do it in style with a luxury holiday house from kate & tom’s. By the sea, in the country or in the middle of town – we have houses in every location for you to choose from. Get in touch with our travel team today to learn more.