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Salcombe Tourist Information Centre

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 AM
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Friendly and helpful

Our first stop when we arrived in salcombe. Friendly and hugely helpful advice on walking routes... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Emma E
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Very helpful

Called in a couple of times, once just on arrival. The ladies inside where very helpful on both... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Geoff and Clare L
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Durham, England
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Our small, dedicated team of permanent staff have all lived and worked in Salcombe and the South Hams for many years so have a great depth of knowledge about the town and making the most of your South Hams and South Devon holiday! We have over 100...more
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Council Hall Market Street, Salcombe TQ8 8DE, England
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+44 1548 843927
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our first stop when we arrived in salcombe. Friendly and hugely helpful advice on walking routes, places to eat and practical, useful local info.

Thank Emma E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped to find out what was available to see or places to go and the lady on duty stated that there was nothing here to see it was know for it's beauty and scenery only. She gave us a map but said if wanted...More

Thank holiday-view23-7-11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in a couple of times, once just on arrival. The ladies inside where very helpful on both occasions with maps, bus times and answers to my questions. Well laid out as well - visit the Maritime Museum downstairs.

Thank Geoff and Clare L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the TIC to get a couple of walking maps and also to ask for some ideas. The lady ( sorry no name) couldn’t have been more helpful. She asked what sort of walks we were interested in rather than just give us...More

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Everything you need to know about Salcombe and the surrounding area is in this little shop, very useful and visit the maritime museum underneath the shop for tales of the history of Salcombe..... great building to visit and helpful staff

1  Thank HarleyMatt
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Salcombe is a lovely quaint village, with both child friendly and dog friendly, pubs, restaurants, we have been to Salcombe many times and never get bored with the surroundings, North Sands is a delightful beach for both children and dogs to enjoy the fun you...More

1  Thank Russell D
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

After being on the sea for a week and arriving in Salcombe we wanted to find a supermarket and laundromat. We easily found Tourists Information a short walk from the dock and well signposted. The staff at the Centre were very helpful and provided us...More

2  Thank Kieron L
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Monday 25 June parked in p&r brought all day ticket , no buses, walked down steep hill into salcombe , just fully of clothing shops, not worth the vist

6  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 19 June 2018

We went in here at the start of our hols for the usual pointers and the lady behind the counter could hardly have been more helpful or knowledgeable. When we left we had not just plenty of information, but concrete ideas of what we were...More

Thank captaincamden
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

Spend a day at Salcombe. It's full of Devon charm. The information centre will give you a better idea of what you want see. The estuary is picturesque and the high street is full of designer shops. There is plenty of eateries and a beautiful...More

1  Thank DTWinfield1
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RachelC4612
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Response from AlanWillows | Reviewed this property |
Hi Rachel. You are right; they are all great beaches. North Sands beach is known predominantly as a wet sand beach. South Sands beach is great; with a hotel next to it. For me; the jewel in the crown is Mill Bay beach in... More
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