Valley View, 9 St Elmo Court
Located in Salcombe, Devon
Valley View, 9 St Elmo Court is a first-floor apartment in Salcombe, Devon and can sleep four people in two bedrooms with wonderful views over North Sands Beach.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
Valley View, 9 St Elmo Court is located in the enviable Sandhills Road area of the ever-popular Salcombe. Sleeping 4 guests in 2 bedrooms, this first-floor apartment is just a short walk to the sandy beach or just relax on the balcony and enjoy the sea views. Or enjoy the heated outdoor swimming pool in the summer months.
Enjoying a wonderful position in the sought-after Sandhills Road and boasting picturesque views of North Sands beach from the balcony, Valley View can be found at St Elmo Court in Salcombe Devon. This first-floor apartment with lift access also offers use of a fabulous outdoor heated swimming pool exclusive to this development and is within easy reach of the beach, ideal for a couple or a group of four.
Enter into the hallway and head through to the open-plan living space, a bright and airy spot where you can unwind, with comfortable seating and plenty of light coming in from the patio doors. The dining and kitchen areas create the perfect space for socialising while cooking and then tucking into delicious home-cooked food, with a great range of appliances to assist you. Open up the sliding doors and feel the warmth of the sun from the balcony furniture, soaking up the spectacular scenery of the beach and sea beyond.
Retire to the master bedroom to find fitted mirrored wardrobes, direct access to the balcony and a fantastic en-suite bathroom, complete with a bath and separate large walk-in shower, not to mention the roomy king-size bed back in the bedroom. The second sleeping spot offers two single beds which can be made into a super king on request, and is served by the shower room.
Enjoy morning swims in the outdoor heated swimming pool exclusive to St Elmo's Court providing the perfect way to start the day.
A short walk will take you to North Sands beach where golden sands await you as well as rockpools to explore and safe bathing waters, while the views out to sea are breathtaking. Enjoy an al fresco lunch at the famous Winking Prawn just off the beach.
The centre of Salcombe is a short walk in the opposite direction and here you will find a wonderful array of pubs, well-established restaurants and plenty of independent shops offering local goods to browse, with Salcombe Maritime Museum shedding insight into the history of the town and its relationship with the sea. Embark on a walk along the South West Coast Path and come to the National Trust property called Overbeck's, an Edwardian-style home from the earty 1900s with quirky art collections, well-kept gardens and idyllic sea views. Continue along the coastal path for more scenic adventures, taking in the rugged coastal landscapes of Devon and exploring hidden coves and shorelines, it's every ramblers dream come true!
Kingsbridge is just over a ten-minute drive from the apartment, whilst even the bustling town of Dartmouth lies less than an hour away, perfect for a day out.
Discover the beauty of the Devonshire coast from your own balcony at Valley View.
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, small freezer, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, Smart TV, DVD player, Sonos music system, WiFi
- Fuel and power are included in rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in rent
- Parking for one car
- Balcony terrace with furniture enjoying sea views overlooking North Sands Beach
- Outdoor heated swimming pool for St Elmo residents (open early May to late September)
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop just under 1mile, pub 450 metres
- Note: Guests must bring their own beach towels
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.