With its estuary location, Salcombe is a water sports haven - whether it be sailing, kayaking, surfing or paddle boarding - everyone wants to get in the crystal blue waters. The local beaches are nothing short of outstanding, with golden sand and turquoise sea.
With the South West Coast Path on the doorstep, you can discover the area’s spectacular coastline at your leisure – a walk to Start Point Lighthouse is an ideal way to spend a day admiring the views.
Salcombe town is lined with boutique shops, high street brands and independent producers, as well as local art galleries and gift shops - you can spend hours browsing through the town. Some of the best restaurants and bars are located in Salcombe, serving locally caught fresh seafood and locally farmed produce. Don’t forget to try some delicious Salcombe Dairy Ice-cream or the award winning Salcombe Gin - both have in town shops and distilleries you can visit.
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