Salcombe Activities and Things To Do



Fishing trips from Salcombe for bass, cod, pollock, mackerel and other species. Quality angling for both the experienced and beginer alike from Phoenix Charters.

Water skiing/wakeboarding and watersports

Talk to the lovely and extremely friendly Ali Turner Jones for all things watersports related - she is an excellent teacher of both adults and children and can arrange pretty much any watersport or activity you may be interested in.

For waterskiing, wakeboarding, sailing and other watersports activities from an RYA powerboat training centre see


For sailing lessons and dingy hire - South Sands Sailing.


Discovery surf school based in bigbury offer excellent group and 1 to 1 tuition - great fun and brilliant instructors - there's a good cafe on site for those wanting to watch rather than surf...


Three excellent Golf clubs are situated within 15 minutes of Salcombe in Thurlstone, Dartmouth and Bigbury.


Salcombe is situated on some of the most beautiful coastal paths in the country, and lovely walks (ending and beginning at excellent pubs!) can be taken from 21 Island Street - walking maps and routes are available in the cottage.

Area guides

An excellent site to find out what's going on in south Devon is:

Further info

If you have any questions or need advice, we are always more than happy to help ensure you have a great holiday and enjoy your stay in this lovely corner of Devon, just call us on 07730 047513 for more information!