Shaldon cottages

This quaint coastal village nestled on the banks of the River Teign in South Devon, beckons seaside holidaymakers with its irresistible charm and idyllic setting. Its picturesque views encompass the estuary, framed by rolling hills, creating a serene backdrop for a tranquil getaway. Shaldon's character is woven with intriguing historical threads, visible in remnants like the Old Home House and the remnants of the village's former fishing and smuggling days. The allure of this village extends beyond its land; the ferry ride across the Teign Estuary to Teignmouth offers scenic views and a unique perspective of the coastline. Shaldon's beach, with its gentle shores and panoramic vistas, offers a serene spot for relaxation and seaside strolls. Our holiday cottages cater for all, from dog-friendly to child-friendly and from coastal to countryside. Its proximity to the iconic Shaldon Bridge and the bustling town of Teignmouth adds to its appeal, making Shaldon a perfect blend of coastal beauty, tranquillity, and cultural richness. If you're looking for a modern holiday home or a cosy cottage for two search our selection of Shaldon cottages.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our holiday cottages in Shaldon

This picturesque village offers a charming coastal escape with a mix of natural beauty and local attractions. Enjoy traditional fish and chips at one of Shaldon's local eateries, take a ferry across the River Teign to Teignmouth, or embark on a scenic coastal walk along the South West Coast Path. With the largest collection of self-catering accommodation in Devon, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do from our holiday cottages in Shaldon:

Relax on Ness Cove Beach

Relax on Ness Cove Beach, a hidden gem accessible through a smugglers' tunnel. Enjoy the tranquil atmosphere, explore the rock pools, and take in the stunning coastal views.

Visit Shaldon Wildlife Trust

Visit the Shaldon Wildlife Trust, a small but engaging zoo dedicated to the conservation of endangered species. See rare animals, birds, and reptiles in a unique setting.

Stroll the Shaldon Bridge

Take a stroll along Shaldon Bridge, a historic bridge connecting Shaldon with Teignmouth. Enjoy panoramic views of the estuary and watch boats passing by.

Explore Shaldon Botanical Gardens

Explore the Shaldon Botanical Gardens, a delightful haven with a variety of exotic plants, water features, and a pleasant atmosphere for a leisurely stroll.

Discover Brunel's Atmospheric Railway

Discover the remnants of Brunel's Atmospheric Railway at Shaldon. Learn about the fascinating history of this Victorian railway experiment and its impact on transportation.

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