Located in Salcombe, Devon
12 Combehaven is a first-floor apartment in Salcombe, Devon and can sleep five people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 5
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
12 Combehaven is a first-floor apartment resting in Salcombe, Devon. It comes with two bedrooms, comprising of a king-size bedroom with balcony and en-suite shower room and a twin bedroom with an additional trundle, ideal for four people, but can sleep five on request. Completing the interior is a shower room, a kitchen/living room with gas fire and a living/dining room. Outside, there is off-road parking for two cars and a balcony with a table and chairs. 12 Combehaven is an outstanding retreat to this part of Devon.
Enjoying an enviable position within the resort town of Salcombe with captivating views of the Kingsbridge Estuary to admire is 12 Combehaven, an elegantly appointed first-floor apartment. This superb property offers an idyllic location for an exceptional self-catering experience for romantics, families or friends to share a memorable stay in this part of the South Hams area of Devon. Park your car in one of the two designated spaces, eliminating the usual stresses of parking in this popular coastal town, before making your way to the first floor to discover your home from home, designed with a touch of opulence throughout and all the modern conveniences required to make a welcoming stay.
Venture into the spacious living room, where you can kick back on the sofa to admire the views over the rooftops and towards the estuary or browse the channels of the TV, with the gas fire offering a gentle warmth. Joining the sitting area is the well-equipped kitchen, where a range of quality appliances are on hand, catering to your culinary needs, in addition to a handy dishwasher and a washing machine, so that you barely have to lift a finger whilst on holiday. There is a separate dining room where you can relish in the company of your loved ones whilst dining over a home-cooked dish or takeaway, and the additional plush sofa is great for allowing the younger guests of the group to escape to, to catch up on the latest box set on the wall-mounted TV.
Sleep is sure to come easy in the master bedroom, with its own ensuite shower room. Where crisp white, quality linens drape across the sumptuous king-size bed, and patio doors can be opened up to reveal a balcony area, a scenic spot for savouring your morning cup of tea. Concluding the interior of the immaculate apartment is the twin bedroom, (can be made into a super king on request) which also features an additional trundle bed (suitable for under 12's). A sleek shower room housing a spacious walk-in shower can be found 2 steps from the twin room.
From the living room, patio doors open out onto the balcony, where table and chairs offer an alternative spot for dining, whilst the pretty views across the town, continue to captivate. With its central position, you are just a mere stone’s throw away from the bustling high street, where you will find a plethora of boutiques, pubs, and locally sourced delicacies, with the picturesque waterfront just a short walk away.
Watersport enthusiasts will love Salcombe, with opportunities to dive into the crystal blue waters, hire out a boat from Whitestrand Boat Hire, or try your hand at paddleboarding, swimming, surfing, sailing and kayaking upon the glistening waters. Beachcombers can stroll along the South West Coastal Path and spend an afternoon on the North Sands Beach or head in the other direction to soak up the sunshine at South Sands Beach, alternatively, catch a ferry from the town and make a trip over to East Portlemouth Beach and take in the views of Salcombe from a distance. For a taste of local history, spend an afternoon at the nearby National Trust property of Overbeck’s, boasting subtropical gardens and breath-taking surrounding views .
Bring your loved ones to 12 Combehaven to share a memorable break.
- Central heating with gas fire
- Electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, 2 x TVs and WiFi
- Fuel and power included in rent
- Bed linen and towels included in rent
- Cot and highchair available
- Off-road parking for two cars
- Balcony with table and chairs
- Sorry, no pets or smoking allowed
- Shop 350 metres, pub 500 metres
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.