The Dolphins

Located in Shaldon, Devon

This beachside house is situated in the coastal Devon village of Shaldon and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Pet Friendly: 1


The Dolphins is a lovely house directly beside the beach in the Devon village of Shaldon. The house sleeps six people in two double bedrooms (one with en suite bathroom and balcony) and a twin, plus family shower room. On the ground floor are an open plan living space with seating area with balcony, dining area and kitchen area, and a snug. Outside are the two balconies with fabulous views. In a charming coastal village, The Dolphins is a smashing cottage for a wonderful Devon break all year round.

Property Details

This wonderful house sits in a row right on the beach in Shaldon with fabulous views from the back. This waterside house is an excellent beachside location for families and friends. From the little lane, enter into the hall, off which is the lovely open plan living space which will take your breath away with its contemporary style, travertine floor and balcony looking over the interesting beach with its little boats, swans and great sunsets over The Ness. The well equipped kitchen area comes with granite work surfaces and a breakfast bar. Seating for four in a separate snug makes another cosy room for relaxing, watching TV or playing on the Wii. Head up the stairs to three spacious bedrooms, with sea views from the doubles, and the bonus of an en suite and balcony with one. Wander along the beach or around the village shops and green, or try cockle picking in the River Teign estuary. Just across the bridge, enjoy the traditional seaside resort attractions of Teignmouth with its big beach and promenade. You can hire boats, take a fishing trip, visit the little zoo or chill out in little pubs, or if you're feeling energetic, walk the South West Coast Path to Torquay. The Dolphins is a smashing base for soothing water views or admiring this coastal spot with its range of attractions.


Close to coast
Cot Available
High Chair
Linen and Towels
Near River/Estuary
Pet Friendly
Washing machine


Area Details


Shaldon is 5 minutes ferry ride from Teignmouth and 19 minutes to Newton Abbott by car. Shaldon is a traditional, very pretty village with a shop, grocery store and a pub. For more variety of shops, cafes and restaurants take the passenger ferry to Teignmouth, which takes dogs too. Shaldon beach is great for families and rock pooling, as are the nearby beaches of Teignmouth or Ness Cove which is accessed by an original smugglers tunnel and is a dog-friendly beach all year round. Explore the South West Coast Path from Shaldon to Labrador Bay and enjoy the views along the way or visit the Shaldon Wildlife Trust zoo. Each year Shaldon host probably the oldest running regatta on the 1st Saturday in August and is great fun for all the family.

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