Salcombe – South Sands

Visit Salcombe – South Sands

Salcombe South Sands at the mouth of a tidal estuary, this picturesque town offers some breathtaking scenery. Sailing is a great attraction and due to the large sheltered bay, Salcombe has become one of the largest yachting centres in England. Salcombe really offers something for everyone with its beautiful sandy beaches, water sports, coastal walking, and fishing, as well as the many varied shops, pubs, tearooms and restaurants situated amongst the bustling streets.

This beach is …

  • Dog Friendly
  • Great for families

Have a great day out along the coast.

Coast Local Links

Attractions Nearby


Photo by UK Beach Days

Getting There

Taking a trip to the beach. Get there by train or car.

Map of Salcombe – South Sands

Explore the UK coastline

beautiful beach on South West England coast

What’s On along the Coast

Throughout the year there are a series of events and festivals taking place along the Coast. Find out What’s On from food festivals to cultural and sporting events.

Overlooking the coast UK

Get active on the beach

Find the best beaches for water sports. Learn to kitesurfsurf or sail at schools around the UK. Lessons are available to suit all abilities.

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