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Crab Cottage

Salcombe, Devon (Ref. 995362)

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

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  • Sleeps 6

  • Bedrooms 3

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

  • View on map


  • Icon/Feature/Off-road parking Off road parking
  • Icon/Feature/Open fire Open fire
  • Icon/Feature/Smoke-free Smoke-free
  • Icon/Feature/Garden or Patio Garden / Patio
  • Icon/Feature/Baby-friendly Highchair available
  • Icon/Feature/Shop Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Icon/Feature/Washing machine Washing machine
  • Icon/Feature/Dishwasher Dishwasher
  • Icon/Feature/By the sea Seaside
  • Icon/Feature/WiFi Broadband / WiFi
  • Mrs Foster

    “The cottage is extremely well equipped everything was thought of, the location is excellent.”

    This is the third time we have stayed at Crabb cottage and we have already booked to stay there next year.

    This is the third time we have stayed at Crabb cottage and we have already booked to stay there next year.

This property is part of the Coast & Country Cottages collection.
Choose from over 400 properties in Salcombe, Dartmouth and the surrounding South Devon coast and countryside - the perfect destination for a holiday all year round.

The property

Located in a short, narrow cul-de-sac, Crab Cottage is only a few minutes’ walk into Salcombe and enjoys good views across Island Street towards Batson Creek and Snapes Point.

Head in to Salcombe and catch the foot passenger ferry across to the sandy beaches of East Portlemouth, or why not take the children crabbing on the quayside?

Salcombe is home to a fantastic array of boutique shops, cafés, pubs and restaurants… and with a wonderful bakery a short walk from the property, Crab Cottage is well located for enjoying all that Salcombe has to offer!

A set of a steps lead up from Croft Road to the ground floor lobby and sitting room, which has been comfortably furnished, featuring a wood-burning stove.

The kitchen/dining room is deceptively spacious with a table seating six, whilst a door from the kitchen leads out to the raised terrace.

There is also a cloakroom.

There are three bedrooms in total.

The master has a King-size bed and views towards Batson Creek, plus an en suite shower room.

The twin bedroom has two single beds, whilst a second twin room has two smaller 2'6 single beds.

There is also a family bathroom with whirlpool bath and corner shower.

To the rear of the property is a raised terrace with table and chairs.

There is also off-road parking directly outside the cottage for one small/medium sized car (approx. 4m x 1.8m).

This three-storey property is ideal for those looking for high quality accommodation within quick, level access of Salcombe - a superb base for a family or group of couples, looking for a delightfully furnished holiday home.


  • Three bedrooms: 1x King-size and 2 x twin
  • Additional cloakroom
  • Two bathrooms
  • Cosy living room with wood burning stove
  • Modern kitchen/dining room.
  • Gas central heating and hot water Fridge/freezer, washing machine, electric oven,gas hob, dishwasher, tumble dryer, microwave,toaster,kettle TV with freesat - also in Master bedroom Feature fireplace with wood burning stove Wifi available Raised terrace with table and chairs, plus barbecue available Off road parking directly outside the cottage fo 1 small/med sized car All bed linen and towels are supplied
  • You will need to bring your own beach towels.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location


Kingsbridge 7 miles; Dartmouth 21 miles; Plymouth 24 miles; Paignton 26 miles.

Salcombe is a popular destination for walkers and families looking for a holiday by the sea and was once a major port. There are two pretty beaches within a short distance, North Sands and South Sands and further on is the National Trust property Overbeck’s where you can wander through the subtropical gardens. Why not have a more adventurous day and try out the watersports available on the estuary including surfing, kayaking or a more leisurely boat trip? Whilst staying in Salcombe you must take advantage of the locally sourced seafood which is served in many of the restaurants, pubs, cafés and delicatessens. The southern tip of Devon provides some spectacular scenery and picturesque vistas with a number of sandy beaches, lovely villages with thatched cottages and some fantastic opportunities for walking, including the South West Coast path.

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Region Information

For reasons of comfort the accommodation is not recommended for more than four adults in any one party. No pets permitted.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas
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