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Spacious Family House In Salcombe, Devon, England



Updated: 13-Oct-2016
Holiday Home in Salcombe, Devon, England - Holiday Home with Lovely Estuary Views

Cornerways is a five bedroom family home, benefiting from 3 separate reception rooms, including a large sunny conservatory. It has a good sized garden and off street parking for 3 cars. There is a small terrace to the rear and a larger, furnished terrace to the front of the property, where the estuary views can be enjoyed. The town is a short walk away and the Spar grocery is just around the corner.

  • Sleeps 10
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Owners Nick and Jenny have three adult children. We all love holidaying in Salcombe with the family, as well as spending time at Cornerways with our friends.

We live and work just outside London and enjoy taking weekend breaks down in Devon to get away from the stresses of our working life, enjoying the hustle and bustle of the busy summer months, but equally the peace and tranquility offered in low season.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Your house is amazing, we fell in love with it. It is the first time we have all felt happy and comfortable in a rented holiday home. Mrs JT

Third year running in this lovely house for a great family holiday. Mrs R

Most enjoyable, appreciate the conservatory and generally all that goes in to keeping the house comfortable. Mrs N

Excellent house, great facilities. Loved the car parking! Mrs O
Mar 2012
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1 holidaymaker review


Great location

  • 4 of 5

We rented this house for a family reunion and it was all we could hope for, spacious, clean, homely. Everything was available and well equipped from coffee machine to games. Wonderful conservatory and even though there were nine of us there was ample space for everyone to chill. The house is high above the town with lovely views but to walk to can be difficult for the less able and hard work with a push chair, but there was adequate parking in the town.

We Thoroughly recommend this house.

  • Review Submitted: May 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

We have been holidaying in Salcombe since the 1970's, and in 1998 decided to buy Cornerways. It is a lovely family home, in a good location being set about 5-10 minutes walk from the centre. There are great views and good inside and outside space.

Activity and Interests

Special interest holidays:

Being an area of outstanding beauty there are plenty of beaches and countryside nearby. The National Trust Property, Overbecks offers wonderful coastal walks.

Salcombe is well known for its sailing.


The beaches on the other side of the estuary, Fishermans Cove and Mill Bay, can be reached by the ferry. For those who enjoy a good walk North Sands is about 20 minutes away. South Sands is a little more challenging with the hills, but can be reached on the South Sands Ferry from Central car park. There are a couple of hotels on South Sands providing food and drinks, and also a cafe and watersports centre. Please be aware that some beaches operate a May to October ban on dogs.


Exeter airport is about an hour away, Totnes and Plymouth railway stations are about half an hour away.


5-10 minute walk down to Salcombe (maybe a little more on the way back!)

Kingsbridge 7 miles

Further Details:

The nearest shop is the Spar, just a couple of minutes walk away. The shop at Malborough petrol station is about a 5 minute drive away. Larger supermarkets (Tesco and Morrisons) are in Kingsbridge. Salcombe has a great butcher,bakery and fishmonger, as well as Cranchies sweet shop. There are numerous restaurants and pubs in the area.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Mid season
21 Oct 2016 - 6 Nov 2016
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Christmas/New Year
23 Dec 2016 - 5 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Low Season
6 Jan 2017 - 30 Mar 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
31 Mar 2017 - 20 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid season
21 Apr 2017 - 25 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Spring Break
26 May 2017 - 1 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid season
2 Jun 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
High season
30 Jun 2017 - 31 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid season
1 Sep 2017 - 28 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Low season
29 Sep 2017 - 19 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Friday
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £25
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

Booking Notes:
A 30% deposit is required to secure the booking. The balance is due 8 weeks before your holiday, along with a refundable security deposit of £200. A maximum of two well behaved dogs would be accepted, provided they are fully vaccinated and wormed. There is a surcharge of £25 per dog.

Changeover Day:
Friday, although some flexibility in low season.

Notes on prices:
Sleeps 10. Prices include bed linen and beds will be made up on arrival. We will accept an extra child (bunk bed) for this there will be a surcharge of £100. Guests are requested to bring their own towels. Bottom sheet only is provided for the travel cot mattress, please bring other bedding.

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Updated: 13-Oct-2016
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From the Owner

Three separate reception areas means that those wishing to watch TV can be in a separate location from those wanting to socialise in the dining room or conservatory. The conservatory also offers a feeling of being outside when the weather is not ideal, whilst still enjoying the views. Our newly constructed loft suite offers a large bedroom with ensuite shower room and a sitting area with views. This can be a lovely refuge for grandparents who wish to have their own space. Apart from the lounge, downstairs is not carpeted. This accommodates our guests who like to bring their dogs away with them. We have private off street parking for three cars. The Spar convenience store is just around the corner!

Property Type

  • house


  • Family
  • Sports & Activities


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...


  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town


  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
  • Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Ensuite to master bedroom, with shower basin and W/C. Bathroom with W/C, basin and whirlpool bath with shower over Shower room with enclosed shower cubicle only Downstairs cloakroom W/C and basin


  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 in 5 bedrooms Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 King bed, estuary views. Twin aspect Bedroom 2 King bed, estuary views. Twin aspect. Bedroom 3 Double bed, estuary views. Bedroom 4 Twin beds. Garden views. Bedroom 5 bunk bed and one single. Twin aspect.


  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: TV/freeview/DVD player and CD player in lounge as well as TVs in all double bedrooms. Loft room has a smart TV with integral DVD player. WiFi. Sonos speaker system. Outside: Outside is a garden with terraces both front and rear, these are furnished. There is also a large built in BBQ on the front terrace. From the rear patio the good sized sloping back garden can be accessed. There is a small terrace in the garden with a picnic table. Private car parking, for 3 cars, approached from Grenville Road and steps through garden. Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, fridge/freezer, 'Sheilas maid' drying rack. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen is provided and the beds will be made up for your arrival. However guests are requested to bring their own towels. Cleaning on changeover. Other: Dining room, large table and seating for 10, dresser, small decorative Victorian fireplace. Door to the verandah. A further door leads out to the conservatory which is furnished with a table and chairs, as well as comfortable seating. Estuary views.

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