½ mile from the centre of Salcombe and 500 yards (via footpath) from North Sands beach, on a sunny hillside, two comfortable and welcoming apartments (of eight). The apartments have shared use of the communal sloping lawned garden to the side of the main building, and the ground-floor apartment also has its own private garden. Shared laundry room (coin-operated washing machine/tumble drier). A fabulous, fuss-free base in a beautiful part of the world. 4 Hazeldene is a beautifully refurbished ground-floor apartment: the owner's much loved bolt hole. Two flights of stone steps lead down from the private parking area to your large, south-facing suntrap terrace, steps to your own lawned area and steps up to private large elevated decked terrace area (table/chairs, barbecue) with fabulous views to Bolt Head and out to sea - a perfect spot for all-day lounging. Inside, kitchen/dining room (dishwasher, microwave, fridge, gas hob/electric oven) with slate floor and door to terrace. Spacious living room with high ceiling, leather corner sofa, TV/DVD and tri-fold doors across the width of the room that open to the terrace. Two bedrooms - a double (5' bed, washbasin) and, at the back, a large twin (zip-linkable to 6' double). Smart internal bathroom (suite, shower over bath). No children under 5.
Salcombe: one of the most beautifully sited small towns in Britain, at the mouth of the Kingsbridge estuary, a yacht haven with creeks, sandy bays. Waterside pubs, nice shops. Boats to hire, fishing, superb Nat. Trust cliff walks/gardens; museum, tennis, outdoor swimming pool (in summer); pedestrian ferry to East Portlemouth (lovely beaches, The Venus Café and Takeaway). Thurlestone and Bigbury (golf), 6 and 8 miles.
One level. Two bedrooms: 1 x king size double with basin, 1 x twin (can convert to super king double). Bathroom with bath, shower over, WC, basin. Kitchen with dining area and door to terrace. Sitting room with tri-fold doors to terrace.
SALCOMBE Kingsbridge 7 miles; Dartmouth 21 miles; Plymouth 24 miles; Paignton 26 miles. Salcombe is a popular destination for walkers and families looking for a holiday by the sea and was once a major port. There are two pretty beaches within a short distance, North Sands and South Sands and further on is the National Trust property Overbeck’s where you can wander through the subtropical gardens. Why not have a more adventurous day and try out the watersports available on the estuary including surfing, kayaking or a more leisurely boat trip? Whilst staying in Salcombe you must take advantage of the locally sourced seafood which is served in many of the restaurants, pubs, cafés and delicatessens. The southern tip of Devon provides some spectacular scenery and picturesque vistas with a number of sandy beaches, lovely villages with thatched cottages and some fantastic opportunities for walking, including the South West Coast path.