Located in Salcombe, Devon
A second-floor apartment near central Salcombe and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
14 Combehaven is a wonderful second-floor apartment, situated within a short walk of the bustling town centre of Salcombe, in Devon. Step through to the open-plan interior, with a spacious sitting room, boasting two sofas and a coal gas effect fire for those cooler evenings.
14 Combehaven is a wonderful second-floor apartment, situated within a short walk of the bustling town centre of Salcombe, in Devon. Step through to the open-plan interior, with a spacious sitting room, boasting two sofas and a coal gas effect fire for those cooler evenings. With a New England style kitchen, featuring modern wooden units and sleek black granite worktops with a lovely white tiling, and a range of appliances. The dining room is separated from the kitchen and has seating for four people. A wonderful place to enjoy a home-cooked meal, or use as a quiet space. There is a balcony with furniture, so you can sit out and enjoy the magnificent views across the estuary. The property has two bedrooms: one king-size, with an en-suite shower room and one twin, ideal for small families or a group of friends, with a separate family bathroom, with a bath and shower over. This is a well-presented apartment, suitable for a family or couples, 14 Combehaven is a fantastic base for exploring Salcombe’s sandy beaches, walking the South West Coast Path, or trying watersports such as sailing, stand-up paddleboarding or kayaking. With bustling restaurants, upmarket shops and it's famous waterside.
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.