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Luxury Three Bedroom (2 En-Suite) Apartment With Outdoor Pool And Sea Views

Bedrooms 3
Space 10,763 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

Apartment in Salcombe, South Devon, England - Peaceful Location, Just A 10 Minute Walk From Salcombe Town And Several Sandy Beaches

Situated in the lovely Harbour town of Salcombe, This beautiful apartment is set in an elevated position looking over Sunny Cove, Gara and out to sea. Recently re-furbished and furnished to a very high standard by the Interior Designer owners is both comfortable and stylish. This property comprises the third floor of an imposing Victorian villa, yet is accessed at road level and has parking. The outdoor heated swimming pool in the grounds below is shared with the occupants of just three neighbouring apartments and has a changing room with shower. Wellingtons is just a ten minute downhill stroll from Salcombe shops and several lovely sandy beaches, closest being North Sands and the famous "Winking Prawn" beach cafe!

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 19, 2018

About Diana

My husband and I are Interior Designers, based in Surrey.

Our 21 year old daughter has grown up digging on Salcombe's sandy beaches and mucking about on boats in the Estuary!

Diana purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Diana chose Salcombe

The Salcombe estuary is arguably one of the most scenic seaside locations in the UK. For us, like so many others it was love at first sight, Salcombe is the perfect place to unwind as it has something to suit everyone. We really feel with have the best of all worlds here, a lovely bustling town, full of life with lovely boutiques and restaurants, but with easy access to the coastal paths where you can easily find your own peaceful spot to admire the gorgeous views. The area really is a boating paradise, whether you want to Sail at the Island Cruising Club, take a ferry to one of the sandy beaches, hop on a scenic tour or hire your own vessel and explore the inland creeks (and pubs!)

What makes this apartment unique

Wellingtons is the perfect choice for a relaxing break, you really don't need to get back in the car for the duration of your stay. Everything is in walking distance, We are a ten minute downhill stroll to both Salcombe town and Northsands Beach, where the famous Winking Prawn beach cafe/bistro is situated & open all day. Being just a short distance from the town, Wellingtons is a lovely peaceful retreat, especially in the high season when the town is bustling, you can come back for a swim in the lovely outdoor pool.

We are Interior Designers and this apartment is our beloved home. It has been our aim to make the interior both elegant and tasteful as well as relaxing and comfortable.

Guestbook comments from the owner

"A beautiful and very comfortable apartment, I'm sure it will become an annual visit, Thank You!" - Buttarazzi Family, Bucks.

"The apartment is amazing and the views outstanding. Really beautifully appointed" - K. Bitnell

"Fabulous apartment in a perfect location. Pool lovely and warm and sheltered." - Louise and Ella, Warwickshire.
Jan 2013
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Salcombe Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 10763 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Town
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - shower
    Shower room 2 - shower
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • En-suite bathroom with bath/shower over and wc in Bedroom 1, En-suite shower room with large shower cubicle and wc in Bedroom 2, 3rd Bathroom/ultility consists of shower, wc, basin, washing machine and tumble dryer.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with Kingsize bed, Bedroom 2 with twin single beds and double sofabed, Bedroom 3 with 4'6" double bed.
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes on accommodation: BT FON WiFi is available at the apartment (incurs extra charge) Outside: The carpark is comprised of a private walled area at the side of the property with access to the apartment via a short garden walkway. The heated outside pool is approx. 25ft x 50ft with small sunbathing terrace and changing/shower room. Utility Room: Shower, wc and basin, washing machine and separate tumble dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All Linen (except Beach Towels) is provided. The property will be cleaned on your departure. Additional Linen and Bed Making Services, Maid Service, as well as nursery equipment, Hampers etc are all available from our Concierge Service at additional cost. Other: Balcony has Dining Table and 6 Chairs.


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Luxury Three Bedroom (2 En-Suite) Apartment With Outdoor Pool And Sea Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

This property is exquisite, beautifully appointed

  • 5 of 5

This flat is very convenient for Salcombe there is a local bus stop outside the house, so no need for a car to go to Salcombe if you are unable to walk. The beaches are in walking distance, either using the ferry or staying the Salcombe side. Beautiful area either in season or out of season. I fully recommend a visit.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2015
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Salcombe gem

  • 5 of 5

Wellingtons is a stunning apartment. A short walk from the delightful Harbour area and town/restaurants/ferries. It has lovely views overlooking the Salcombe estuary. Exactly as described. Very comfortable, spacious interior designed accommodation. A fabulous swimming pool should you tire of the beach. The owner is extremely helpful and there is plenty of information supplied for a first time a parking space (a godsend in Salcombe) A perfect base to explore this beautiful part of the south hams. You will not be disappointed. We will certainly be returning.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Car: not necessary


10 min downhill stroll to the Picturesque & sheltered Northsands Beach, Home of the famous "Winking Prawn" beach bistro/cafe. A further 10 min walk will get you to South Sands (No Dogs so good for small children) which offers water sports hire, Cafe and 2 small upmarket hotels serving food and snacks with has a regular sea tractor/ferry into Salcombe. There is also a Long stretch of sandy beaches and coves just a 5 minute hop across the estuary on the non-stop ferry service from Salcombe town.


Exeter Airport - 1 Hour Drive.

Nearest Train Station - Totnes (Bus connections to Salcombe via Kingsbridge)

or 45 minute Taxi ride.

Further Details:

This beautiful harbour town is situated on the southernmost tip of the South Hams District of South Devon. Salcombe is surrounded by tranquil countryside and a magnificent scenic coastline and the estuary provides a natural sheltered harbour for a variety of boats and safe sandy coves perfect for families.

The delightful town is a browser's paradise with a variety of upmarket boutiques offering casual and sailing clothing and stylish interior accessories as well as a wide range of excellent bistros and waterfront restaurants and cafes. Visitors can enjoy locally made ice-cream, Chocolate from our own chocolate factory as will as the famous Salcombe Crab and Lobster.

The Harbour provides a safe haven for visiting yachts and the Island Cruising Club, based on an old Mersey ferry anchored in the estuary offers a wonderful range of sailing courses for all ages and abilities.

Designated an area of outstanding natural beauty, Salcombe Estury is a local nature reserve which provides added interest to walkers who use Salcombe as a base for exploring the beaches, creeks and spectacular National Trust Coastal paths from which can be seen many species of flora and fauna.

There a variety of boat trips to be taken from the harbour front, including regular ferries up the estuary to the lovely Georgian market town of Kingsbridge and the quaint South Sands and East Portlemouth ferries which provide scenic rides to a choice of beautiful sheltered beaches.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Damage Deposit $346.21

Booking Notes:
For Initial enquiries and to check availability please email your request.

Completion of our Booking Form (which will be sent under separate cover) together with payment of a deposit of 25% of the total rent will secure your booking.

The balance will be due 40 days prior to your visit.

Changeover Day:
Usual Turnover Day Friday (but can be flexible)
Available for occupation from 3pm on day of arrival
Departures by 10am on day of departure.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.