Walker’s Rest

Located in Malborough
  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Pet Friendly: No


Situated in the older quarter of Malborough, overlooking the pretty surrounding cottages, this tastefully renovated and welcoming home from home provides everything needed for a great holiday. With spacious accommodation, a private sunny garden, plenty of parking, located just a short drive from the popular seaside town of Salcombe with its wonderful sandy beaches and water sports traditions, this well-appointed property is perfect for families and couples alike who want to explore the picturesque South Hams. The beautiful Salcombe estuary meanders up to the market town of Kingsbridge and provides fantastic surroundings for those who like messing about on the water, whilst the nearby South West Coastal Path provides superb views for those who enjoy walking. The famous surfing beaches of Bigbury Bay are just a few miles away and for those days out, attractions such as the Dartmoor National Park, the historic port of Dartmouth, Torbay, Cornwall and even the north Devon coast are all accessible. Malborough itself has a couple of thriving pubs, a restaurant and a well-stocked shop and for those who can’t be bothered with cooking both nearby Salcombe and Kingsbridge provide everything required for dining out.


Steps up from the driveway to front door and hallway.
Lounge with sofa, two armchairs and occasional chair, flat-screen TV with DVD and Freeview. Patio doors opening onto the rear garden.
Dining area with glass-topped table and 6 chairs.
Kitchen with ceramic hob, oven and grill, microwave, fridge and separate freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. Door to rear garden.
Family bathroom off the hall with bath, shower over, hand basin, WC and shaver point.

5 steps to the upper level.
Master bedroom with dual aspect, 5ft bed, bedside cabinets and chest of drawers and en suite shower room with shower cubicle, hand basin, WC and shaver point.
Bedroom 2 with twin 3ft beds, two wardrobes, chest of drawers and bedside cabinet.
Bedroom 3 with 3ft truckle bed with 2ft 6in pull out bed underneath.


Secluded and sunny rear garden with a patio area furnished with garden table and chairs. Lawn bordered by established shrubs. Decked area to the side of the house furnished with a picnic table and benches as well as a small patio in the front with bistro style table and chairs. Garage under property, suitable for parking a small car or storing kayaks, dinghies etc. Please note there is a drop on various sides of the rear lawn so young children should be supervised at all times.


On sloped drive for one or two cars. Additional parking available on the road.


  • Included: Bed linen, towels, (guests must provide their own beach towels), central heating (oil) and electricity.
  • Telephone: For incoming calls only. Mobile reception variable. Wi-Fi.
  • Pets: No dogs allowed (Allergy note: Please be aware that the owner has a small dog which on occasion is taken to the property on owner visits).
  • Local Facilities: Salcombe beaches 3 miles. Bantham and Thurlestone beaches 5 miles.
  • Pubs, restaurant, P/O and Co-op shop/garage 200 yards.
  • Supermarket, shops, banks, sports centre, cinema, restaurants and pubs in Kingsbridge 3 miles.


Linen and Towels
Near a Pub
Off road parking
Washing machine


Area Details


Malborough is a beautiful village in the popular South Hams area of Devon nestled in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and only 2 miles from Salcombe and the coast. A great location itself, Malborough is on many walking routes but take time to enjoy the wonderful Walkers Hut for some light refreshment. The Old Inn can be found in the village serving both food and drink with a good reputation. The Royal Oak offers further options with a beer garden perfect for summer and fire for winter visitors. The village has football and cricket pitches, tennis courts and a children's play area as well as a garage and a small supermarket. From Malborough, you can discover Hope Cove, South Huish wetlands reserve, South Milton Sands, Soar Mill Cove and Salcombe with all it has to offer.

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