1 Orchard Cottages
Located in Salcombe, Devon
A semi-detached property located within Salcombe, Devon with three bedrooms, sleeping up to six guests.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 5
- Pet Friendly: 2
1 Orchard Cottage is an outstanding dwelling, located within the town of Salcombe. It houses three king king-size double bedrooms, each boasting a luxury en-suite, complete with a walk-in shower, basin and WC. There is also family bathroom with a bath, hand-held shower, basin and WC and a downstairs shower room, with a walk-in shower, basin and WC. Additional rooms include a sitting room with dining area, a kitchen and a utility room. Outside, you will find a spacious garden area with furniture. 1 Orchard Cottage is a beautifully presented property, perfect for a family get together.
1 Orchard Cottage is a well-appointed, semi-detached property with off-road parking, within the resort town of Salcombe Devon. This beautifully presented pet-friendly property is just a minute's walk to the boat park and a short level walk into the pretty town centre. This spacious property provides the ideal family break to Salcombe. Upon entering the property, you are welcomed into the well-equipped kitchen, housing all the necessities required for family dining There is a sitting room with dining area and a snug for those preferring their own space. Relax in one of the three bedrooms, two of which have king-size beds and one with a super king-size bed, complete with well-appointed en-suite, with a walk-in shower, basin and WC. The master bedroom has a balcony with chairs, perfect for observing the activity in Island Street. Outside, you can enjoy the summer months within the well-kept garden areas complete with outside furniture and BBQ for al fresco dining. The central location means that local amenities can be found within a mere stone’s throw, with the shops and pubs situated within a few minutes' walk. Whilst staying at this property, you will have a number of activities to keep you busy. The beautiful family-friendly beaches at South Sands and North Sands are perfect for water sports whether it be swimming, paddleboarding or sailing. Alternatively, you can explore the National Trust property Overbecks, trek up to Start Point Lighthouse or visit the market town of Kingsbridge. 1 Orchard Cottage is the perfect place for your family holiday in Salcombe.
Lying within the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Salcombe is a hugely popular resort town close to the mouth of the Kingsbridge Estuary. From your Salcombe holiday cottage there are plenty of sandy beaches nearby including the pet-friendly Salcombe North Sands which is just a short walk from Salcombe town center. The Winking Prawn has a fantastic outside seating area and renowned food and is within yards of the beach. Travel to South Sands Beach from Salcombe's Whitestrand Quay on the South Sands Ferry and find large areas of golden sand perfect for making sand castles and rock pools to explore as well as Bo’s Beach Café which also sells beach accessories. East Portlemouth Beach is another that can be reached by ferry and is a series of coves with golden sands and clear blue water more reminiscent of beaches in the Indian Ocean making a swim almost irresistible. If you are looking for a walk with a difference wait for low tide and make your way up to Mill Bay along the coast for another great beach experience.
Lots of activities in Salcombe, both on and off the water. With the calm estuary there is a great choice of water based activities including sea kayaks, paddle boarding, a surf school, sailing both yacht and dinghy, estuary cruises both leisurely and adrenalin filled, schools for yachting and power boats and even donut rides and coasteering. Off the water relax at the Salcombe Distillery at the tasting bar or create your own gin at the gin school. Try your hands at the Salcombe Shooting School or travel up to Pennywell Farm and see all the animals and cuddle a miniature pig! Soft play can be found at Kidz and Co for those rainy days. The Brownston Gallery is one of Devon's finest art galleries showing contemporary pieces from both established and emerging artists. The walking here is excellent with a 3 mile walk along the South West Coast Path to Bolt Head being among the most popular with stunning coastal views.
Places to visit while staying in Salcombe include the Salcombe Maritime Museum, a collection of models, paintings, photographs and artefacts which tell the story of Salcombe’s links with ships and the sea. Carved into the cliff 80m above the sea, Overbeck’s Gardens and Museum provides breath-taking views over Salcombe Estuary with a diverse collection of plants and an interesting history. Finally, you are in a stunning part of the country whether you are attracted by the coastline or the countryside the Salcombe area delivers on all fronts.