Hope Cove

Hope Cove

Hope Cove comprises of two tiny villages, Inner and Outer Hope which are linked by a road and footpath. For much of its life it has been a fairly remote fishing village – the principle means by which its inhabitants supplemented their incomes was by smuggling...


For plant lovers Overbecks tropical garden is a haven of peace and tranquillity with rare and interesting varieties and stunning views over Salcombe Estuary.

Tides Reach Hotel

Again one of our favourites for dining out and right on our doorstep. Swimming pool and squash courts open to non residents – no children under 8 years old . W. www.tidesreach.com T.01548 843466

Phoenix Charters

Great sea fishing out of Salcombe, for bass, cod, pollock, ray, sole, plaice, shark, conger eel, mackeral and other species. T. 01548 842840 M: 07855 315770 W: http://www.phoenixcharters.co.uk

Bird Watching

The River Maid (Kingsbridge/Salcombe ferry ) runs bird watching cruises though it appears only out of season. So if birdwatching is your bag then why not book The Crab Pot for late September/early October onwards. Next cruises are on Saturday 29 September and Saturday...


Sharpitor is a megalithic site near Lustleigh in Dartmoor. The tor is surrounded by forest, overlooking the Bovey Valley. One of the two giants of Walkhampton Common. Easily recognisable and a very popular tor for people to climb because of it’s close proximity...