Salcombe, Devon

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Salcombe is located on a hilly bank close to the entrance of the Kingsbridge Estuary. The estuary provides lovely views, as well as sailing and boat trips.

There are two sandy beaches to the south of the town, North Sands and South Sands, both ideal for families.


Salcombe Map

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About Devon

Salcombe is located in the county of Devon. Devon is the only English county with two separate coastlines. Devon is characterised by beautiful and dramatic coastline, and is home to the English Riviera.


Other places to visit in Devon

Babbacombe - Bigbury-on-Sea - Brixham - Clovelly - Croyde - Dartmouth - Ilfracombe - Plymouth - Salcombe - Shaldon - Sidmouth - Slapton - Teignmouth - Torcross - Torquay - Woolacombe


Salcombe blog news

Blog entries

Bexhill Sea Angling Festival
Aug 7, 2013
New website launched
Jul 8, 2013
Top 5 Coastal Breaks
December 12, 2011


Salcombe attractions, places to stay, and things to do

North Sands beach

A sandy beach in a natural cove position with Salcombe to the North and woods an...

More about North Sands beach

The Winking Prawn on Twitter Twitter - The Winking Prawn The Winking Prawn

Just a little sunny place, by North Sands in Salcombe. Full of fancy dress, giggles and a bite to eat perhaps!! Hope too see you soon...... 01548842326

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Salcombe, view over the estuary

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