Located in Salcombe, Devon
This detached cottage rests in Salcombe and can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 10
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: No
Courtenay Villa is a detached property resting on the outskirts of Salcombe. This five bedrooms property comprises of a second-floor super-king-size bedroom with en-suite shower over bath, basin and WC, a king-size, a bunk, a double and a twin, together sleeping up to ten people and serviced by a second-floor shower room with walk-in shower, basin and WC and a bathroom with shower over bath, basin and WC. Completing the interior is a kitchen/diner and a sitting room with a gas fire. Outside, there are balcony areas and a paved patio with a barbecue. Courtenay Villa is an outstanding property for a memorable stay with your loved ones.
Boasting captivating views of the coast and within striking distance of the resort town of Salcombe is this immaculate property, Courtenay Villa. This impressive accommodation is the perfect base for those seeking a relaxing getaway with all of their loved ones, with both North and South Sands beaches situated close by, ensuring a traditional Cornish coastal getaway. Be spoilt for choice by the sleeping accommodation that awaits you as the evening draws to a close, each designed to ensure a flexible sleeping arrangement to suit the needs of your group. Here, you will find a super-king-size bedroom with glass doors opening up to a decked balcony area, where views of the sea can be enjoyed as you wake up each morning. On this floor you will also find a bunk bedroom and a double bedroom which also boasts pretty views of the coastline, whilst downstairs you will find a further double bedroom with a Juliette balcony and a twin bedroom with sea views. Gather your loved ones of an evening within kitchen/diner, where you will find everything you could possibly need to cater your own evening meals before settling down at the dining table or dine alfresco on the balcony area to admire the views as you tuck into your home-cooked meal or BBQ. Beyond here is the spacious sitting room, where you can look forward to sinking into the comfortable sofas and tuning into the TV to truly unwind before heading to bed. During the summer months, be sure to make the most of the garden areas, perfect for stretching your legs whilst soaking up the coastal air, or rustle up a treat on the barbecue one balmy afternoon. If you don’t feel like cooking one evening however, a short journey will bring you into the centre of Salcombe where a superb selection of bars and restaurants await you. To keep you busy whilst here, head to one of the local beaches to soak up the sun or brush up on the local history by discovering the National Trust property of Overbecks. Courtenay Villa is a wonderful retreat for a family gathering to this part of South Devon.
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.