Located in Salcombe, Devon
A stylish holiday home placed within the seaside resort of Salcombe in Devon, it can sleep six people across three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Rockpoint is a six-person holiday cottage, located in the seaside resort of Salcombe in South Devon. Find three bedrooms which include a super king-size with en-suite, a further super king-size and a bunk bedroom, there is also a family bathroom, the property is able to sleep six people. The accommodation also includes a kitchen, a utility, a sitting room and a conservatory/dining room. Externally there is off-road parking for four cars and a garden with a lawn and a terrace with furniture and a barbecue. Rockpoint is a tastefully furnished South Devon retreat perfect for families and friends.
Rockpoint nestles in the town of Salcombe, lying in the South of Devon in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. All rooms in this accommodation mostly lie on one level. Resting in a quiet area just a short walk from the town centre, there is a spacious drive leading up to the property accompanied by six stone steps bringing you to the entrance. The drive has the capacity for up to four vehicles including a boat trailer, making it the perfect place if you’re seeking some quality time near the coast with family or friends. Head through the front door to the main hallway, where you will find a spacious sitting room complete with a woodburning stove for those cosy winter nights. Double doors lead you into the conservatory, filled with natural light where you can enjoy family meals together. This area conveniently has access to the beautifully presented and well-equipped kitchen, as well as doors leading onto the stone terrace where you can take in the view. Make your way out onto here during the warmer nights and totally unwind in this peaceful location. Three well-presented bedrooms can be found adjacent from one another. The master bedroom boasts an impressive en-suite as well as a relaxing super king-size bed. To the front of the property is a lawn area with a stone terrace, accompanied by table and chairs – perfect for children to enjoy and for you to sit back and unwind. Rockpoint is a haven for explorers and is famous for its beautiful sandy beaches. A perfect retreat all year round and can act as a beautiful base to see all what Salcombe has to offer.
- Mains gas heating Fridge, freezer, washing machine, oven, hob, dishwasher, tumble dryer, microwave, toaster, kettle, coffee maker TV, DVD, Sky, Pure radio Wifi available Stone terrace with table and chairs, BBQ Large drive with parking for 3-4 cars plus boat trailer Bed linen and towels supplied
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.