Located in Salcombe

Thelma is a cottage located in popular Salcombe, Devon, and sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms and is pet-friendly.

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: 1


Thelma is located on a peaceful residential street less than 5 minutes walk to the town centre and popular Island Street. The property is well presented throughout and has a lovely fully enclosed patio and garden area which is perfect for al fresco dining. Thelma also has a designated parking space at the property and is just a short walk from a decent Co-op shop.

On your way back from a number of easily accessible beaches don’t forget to indulge in a gin and tonic from the Salcombe Gin Factory which is just a short distance from the property.

Please note:
* The property does not accept babies or toddlers under 2 years of age.
* The property has a £250.00 security deposit payable to and administered by the owner.
* The property will allow one small well behaved dog (2 years+ only).


Ground floor:
Entrance to the hall leads to an open plan living area.
Lounge with L-shape sofa, large window seat, log burner, TV, DVD player, selection of board games and dining table to seat up to 8.
Well-equipped Kitchen with range cooker with gas hob and double oven, large fridge freezer, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine and washing machine (tumble dryer in the garage).

First floor:
Master bedroom with king-size bed and en suite shower room with shower cubicle, basin and WC.
Bedroom 2 with double bed.
Family bathroom with bath, separate large walk-in shower cubicle, basin and WC.

Second floor:
Bedroom 3 with king-size bed.


Enclosed patio and lawn area with table and chairs, rattan garden furniture, bench and barbecue. Outside cloakroom with WC and basin. Outdoor shower at the rear of the property is ideal for when coming back from a day at the beach.


Parking for 1 car on the private drive. There is a park and ride service at the top of Salcombe which can be used for additional cars.


  • Included: Bed Linen and towels, gas central heating.
  • Telephone: No telephone. Mobile signal good. Wi-Fi.
  • Pets: One small well behaved dog. 2 years plus. Pet charge: £30.00 per week
  • Local facilities: Sandy beaches at North and South Sands 1 mile. Smalls Cove, Mill Bay, Sunny Cove across the estuary by foot ferry on the East Portlemouth side.
  • Co-op shop 150 yards, other shops, bars and restaurants under 5 minutes’ walk.
  • Thurlestone golf course within 15 minutes’ drive (Bigbury golf course 30 minutes) Kingsbridge with all facilities 6 miles.


Close to coast
Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Near River/Estuary
Off road parking
Pet Friendly
Real Fire
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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