Discover a selection of 87 holiday rentals in Salcombe that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including parking available and internet/WiFi. Prices start at £ 115 per night, and houses and cottages are popular options for a stay in Salcombe. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Salcombe
Destination guide

Take in the oceanfront beauty of Salcombe

Enjoy the museums and other features of Salcombe. This city's seaside, seafood restaurants and bars attract many visitors, as does its trendy and relaxing location. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Salcombe

Do you want to discover attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Salcombe a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Woodlands Family Theme Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Paignton Zoo (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
  • Splashdown Quaywest (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Dartmouth Steam Railway (16.4 mi / 26.4 km)
  • Paignton Pier (16.7 mi / 26.8 km)
  • Buckfast Butterfly Farm and Dartmoor Otter Sanctuary (16.8 mi / 27 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Salcombe

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 16°C.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Salcombe

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Salcombe is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • North Sands (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • South Sands (1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Salcombe to Bolt Head Walk (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Gara Rock Beach (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • Hope Cove Beach (3.9 mi / 6.3 km)
  • South Devon (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)

What are the top holiday rentals in or near Salcombe?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's to get away. Now's the time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top holiday rentals in or near Salcombe:

  • "Overlooks Beach See Reviews Real Wow Factor" is a favourite with guests. Around 60 miles from Salcombe, it has 2 bedrooms and lots of useful amenities, including a stereo and heating.
  • Alternatively, make your home away from home at "Wildlife Haven With River". Located around 40 miles from the heart of Salcombe, it has 1 bedroom and features a washing machine and WiFi.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Salcombe holiday rental for you.

Can I find log cabins to rent in or near Salcombe?

Whether you want to spend your trip chasing outdoor adventure or connecting with your nearest and dearest, we've got beautiful log cabins where you can do both. Have a peek at these properties in and around Salcombe:

  • "Yealm Cabin Is A Self Catering Log Cabin In Devon With Hot Tub": Enjoy a week or so relaxing and resting at this terrific holiday home in the middle of nature. Once you've recharged, enjoy water skiing or fishing, which are among the fun activities in this area.
  • "Log Cabin Near To Port Issac And Tintagel In North Cornwall Ideal For Walkers": Spend your break enjoying all the creature comforts at this unique property. When it's time to get active, hiking and biking and kayaking are some fun things to do.

What are the top-rated holiday rentals for weekend getaways in or near Salcombe?

Weekends were made for fun. Take time out at one of these weekend getaways in and near Salcombe and enjoy all the fabulous things to do close by:

  • "Beach House' Style Cabin In Secluded Valley 1 Mile From Bantham Beach" is an outstanding option around 5 miles northwest of central Salcombe. You'll never have to travel far to find something fun to do around this retreat. Get outdoors and visit Cherryred Beach and St. Mary's Bay Beach. Activities like golf and snorkeling will add the perfect finishing touch to your mini getaway.
  • "Delightful Cottage Suit Small Family" is another great property where you can escape the everyday. Around 20 miles northeast of Salcombe, use it as a base to enjoy some cycling or windsurfing. Broadsands Beach and Gales Hill also have to be on your to-do list if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Salcombe?

Generally compact, easy on the pocketbook and well located, it's hard not to be charmed by a studio apartment. Escape to one of these options and get acquainted with Salcombe up close:

  • Make "Character Barn, National Park Private Courtyard" your home for a couple of days or more. This fantastic property comes with amenities including a nearby laundromat and a TV.
  • "Cosy Double Bedded Ensuite Room With Mini Kitchen" is another appealing option. Make yourself comfy and enjoy the use of a nearby laundromat, a TV and more.

When it's time to step outside your studio apartment and explore the highlights, there's loads to keep you amused around Salcombe. Into art and culture? Pencil in a visit to National Bowl and Eastside Projects.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Salcombe?

Short-term rentals are in good supply in and around Salcombe. Stay a night or two in a condo, a cosy cottage or a house that fits the whole family. Whatever type of holiday rental you're chasing, you'll have plenty to select from with Vrbo. Here are some of our favourites:

  • "Cosy Barn For Couples In Peaceful Rural Surroundings Near Bude Coast" is near the centre of Salcombe, which means there are plenty of things to keep you entertained. Find your way to cool sights like Daventry Country Park and Manor Farm Shop when you're not kicking back in your cosy digs.
  • Hop out of bed, make some breakfast and then plan what to see around "Character Barn, National Park Private Courtyard". Swift Valley Country Park and Rugby School should be on your radar if you stay at this holiday rental.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Salcombe?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a condo, a romantic weekend getaway is a wonderful way to spice up your love life. Whisk your special someone away for a couple of leisurely days at one of these appealing escapes in or near Salcombe:

  • Located around 19 miles from Salcombe, "Luxury Apartment - - Spectacular Views With Private Pool And Hot Tub" is the perfect place for adoring couples. A nearby bay and a nearby marina are among the many amenities you'll find here.
  • Alternatively, spend your mini break sipping on bubbly and canoodling at "Character Barn, National Park Private Courtyard", around 30 miles from Salcombe. Beauty services and a fireplace will help ramp up the romance.

What's the best place to stay if you're looking to rent a house for a weekend in or near Salcombe?

If you're short on time but in the mood for adventure, rent a house for a weekend in East Portlemouth. This small village is 1 mile to the east of Salcombe and the ideal spot for a quick escape. Spend all day Saturday exploring the surrounding area and then Sunday relaxing with your feet up.

What are the best large group holiday rentals in or near Salcombe?

Big groups mean big-time fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll easily fit your whole crew. Browse our large group holiday rentals in or around Salcombe and spend time with your favourite people under one roof:

  • A great range of amenities including a garden and off-street parking options make "Mill Barn, Woolston, Devon" a top pick for groups. This generous property has 6 bedrooms and sleeps up to 14 people. From the heart of Salcombe, it's around 2 miles away to the northwest.
  • Invite up to 12 of your favourite folks to "2 Beautifully Converted Barns Near To Great Beaches" and fill the place with love and laughter. This top option has 6 bedrooms and is around 4 miles to the northeast of central Salcombe. It's crammed with features to keep a large group comfortable, including a kitchen and a garden.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Salcombe?

Of all the conveniences a holiday rental can have, a pool is easily the most fun. Browse these houses for rent with a pool in or near Salcombe and spend your days splashing around. Just don't forget your inflatable swan:

  • Pack your swimsuit and make yourself comfortable at "Beach House' Style Cabin In Secluded Valley 1 Mile From Bantham Beach". There are plenty of other convenient amenities here, including a microwave oven and a fenced yard.
  • Otherwise, put your bags down and your feet up at "The Old Post Office - Ringmore House". As well as its inviting pool, you can also make use of towels and a separate dining area.

Salcombe has an oceanic climate, with average summertime temperatures hovering between 55null and 65null. But there's no need to wait until summertime to visit. Check out the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the perfect Salcombe holiday rental and organise your getaway for whatever season you like.

What are the best large family holiday rentals in or near Salcombe?

It's always more fun when you share wonderful times with the folks that are closest to your heart. Whether you're organising a family trip or spending time with your best friends, Vrbo has a large holiday rental that's perfect for you. These are two of our best in and around Salcombe:

  • About 1 mile to the northwest of Salcombe, "Sundowners, Salcombe" has 4 bedrooms and fits up to 8 guests. It's equipped with a range of amenities, including a dishwasher and a TV.
  • "Attractive, Comfortable Cottage With All Up To Date Amenities In The Heart Of East Portlemouth" also offers the space you need to connect with loved ones. This option is around 1 mile to the northeast of central Salcombe and accommodates 8 guests in its 3 bedrooms. Nearby ecotour services and coffee and tea making facilities will help keep everyone comfortable and content.

If you're in the mood to do some sightseeing, there are loads of family-friendly attractions close by to stick on your itinerary. Drayton Manor Theme Park, National Space Centre and Twycross Zoo are good places to start.