Gulls Nest

Located in Salcombe
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: No


Gulls Nest is located just 5 minutes walk from Salcombe town centre. The light and spacious property has stunning views of the estuary and countryside from both sides and has three outdoor areas perfect for catching the sun at any time of the day. The property has garage parking, 4 bath or shower rooms and an extra reception room which makes it perfect for added space and privacy. A fantastic property to stay in at any time of year.


Steps up to front entrance leading to open plan living/dining/kitchen. Lounge area with 2 sofas, TV, DVD player, dining table to seat up to 8/10 people and patio doors to balcony. Kitchen area with gas hob, electric oven, fridge freezer, dishwasher and microwave.

First floor: Bedroom 1 with 5ft king size bed, estuary views and en suite shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC. Bedroom 2 - twin room with 3ft single bed and single truckle bed, estuary views and en suite shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC.

Lower ground floor: Snug room with sofa and armchair. Bedroom 3 with 3ft twin beds, TV, DVD player, door to rear patio and en suite bathroom with bath with shower over, basin and WC. Family shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC. Cupboards in the hallway with washing machine, tumble dryer and second fridge.


Enclosed patio at rear with table and chairs and barbecue. Decked balcony also at the rear with table, chairs and stunning estuary and countryside views.
There is also a terraced area at the front.


For one car in the garage.


  • Included: Bed Linen and towels. Electricity and gas central heating. Underfloor heating on the lower two floors.
  • Telephone: No telephone. Mobile signal good. Wi-Fi.
  • Pets: Sorry, no pets.
  • Local facilities: Spar shop 400 yards. North Sands beach 1 mile.
  • Pubs, restaurants and other shops 5 minute walk down the hill into Salcombe centre (slightly longer coming back).
  • Kingsbridge with all facilities including supermarkets 6 miles.


Close to coast
Great View
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
Washing machine


Area Details


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.

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