Firm Anchor

Salcombe, South Devon Coast

  • 3 Star
  • Fantastic detached house with stunning views in Salcombe

You can book this property from:

  • £999 per week
  • £143 per night
  • 3 Star


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 king/super-king bed
  • 1 double bed
  • 3 single beds
  • Bunk bed to sleep 1


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer


  • Towels provided
  • En-suite bathroom
  • Bath

Special Features

  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • River views


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bath/shower room


  • Family friendly
  • Travel cot
  • Highchair


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Balcony
  • Private parking
  • On-street parking

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Golf

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 4:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.

Read the full Access Statement for this property.

Access Statement

Firm Anchor
House Type - Cottage
 The property can be found on
 Bookings /enquiries may be made on line or by telephone on 01803 833682
 The nearest bus stop is Herbert Rd (4 min walk)
 The nearest train station is Totnes
 The local taxi service number is 01548 842 914 (Clark Cars)
 The nearest town /shop / pub is SPAR (2 min walk)

 The nearest equipment hire service is Whitestrand Boat Hire- 0.5 ml

 Number of designated parking spaces is one
 Distance to public parking is 0.5 to Park & Ride; 0.8 ml to Creek Car Park 
 It is pay & display
 There are not any disabled parking spaces
 There is rear access to the vehicle once parked
 The distance from the parking area to the property is on site.
 There are not steps /ramps en route to the entrance
 The ground surface is level


 There are 3 entrances to the property
 The door widths are standard
 There one step at the door


 The flooring is wooden 
 The door widths are standard
 The furniture consists of 2 sofas, 2 single armchairs plus dinning table.
 The furniture is movable


 The door width is standard.
 The height of sink unit is standard.
 The type of taps are standard.
 The fridge height is standard
 The cooker height is under-counter.
 The cooker controls are standard.
 The storage height of crockery is standard
 The worktop height is standard.
 The flooring is wood


 The property has 3 floors
 The number of steps between floors is about 12.
 The flooring is carpet 
 The doorways widths are standard.
 The bed types are 1 bunk bed, 3 single, 1 King and 2 Double
 The bed / bedroom furniture is fixed


 The door widths are standard. 
 There is not an accessible /adapted WC
 There is not an accessible /adapted shower / bath
 The height of basin is standard. 
 The floor surface is carpet vinyl and tile


 External areas are firm, level, sloped, stepped, ramped , gravel, rough and grassed.
 Permanent seating is provided
 There is outside lighting
 There is not colour contrast of critical surfaces (e.g. white on edge of steps )
 There are not footpaths to follow for visually / mobility impaired
 There are not barriers to entry into any part of garden. There are from the courtyard.
 There are not other hazards such as ponds, water features

 The Fire Escape route is front door or downstairs bedrooms. 
 The property has a no smoking policy
 Service dogs are accepted.
 Details of emergency call facilities are located in the property information folder. 
 Your mains water stop cock is located in the cupboard in the utility room. 
 Your mains electric fuse box is located in the cupboard in the utility room. 







Firm Anchor is a gorgeous 5-bedroom, 3-bathroom home in beautiful Salcombe. Your loved ones will enjoy the spacious backyard, perfect for families! Firm Anchor is a lovely family house split over three levels, it is just about 800 yards to the waterfront wonderful array of pubs, cafés and shops. Enjoy long walks on the many sandy beaches and admire the fabulous views in the beautiful South Devon.

Just because you’re heading off on holiday, it doesn’t mean your four-legged friend should be left behind and at Firm Anchor we love to welcome dogs and happily accept 2 dogs. So fetch the family, pack the bones and take a holiday that is sure to set tails wagging!

Lower level

Bedroom 1: double bed, with two bedside tables and wardrobe. This room access to the lovely garden.

Bedroom 2: single bed and a wardrobe with a view onto the garden.

Bedroom 3: a room with bunk beds plus a single, chest of drawers and sliding doors onto the garden.

Bathroom: with a bath, walk in shower, towel rail, toilet and wash basin.

Ground Floor

Kitchen/dining/living area: this light and airy open plan living, kitchen and dining area with access to a balcony offers magnificent views of the Estuary. It provides a fully equipped kitchen with a gas cooker, oven, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher. The dining area has a wooden table with 8 chairs and living area with open fire, comfy seating for 8 people, TV/DVD, iPod dock and sliding doors to balcony all with amazing estuary views.

Utility Room: with a washing machine and tumble dryer.

Shower room: WC, shower and wash basin.

First Floor

Bedroom 4: this is the master bedroom with en-suite; the room contains a King Size bed, chest of drawers, two bedside tables and wardrobe. The en-suite provides a wash basin, towel rail, toilet and bath with shower head.

Bedroom 5: single bed and chest of drawers.

Outside area: at the front, you can find an enclosed private courtyard with table and chairs. At the back, a lawned garden great for your four-legged friend and family to enjoy!

Parking: Off road parking and on street parking available.

Security deposit:This property has a refundable Accidental Damage Deposit of £350, which is payable to Blueriver Cottages with the final balance of your holiday, eight weeks prior to your arrival, and is refunded within 5 working days of your departure. Alternatively, you may wish to pay a non-refundable Accidental Damage Deposit Waiver equivalent to 10% of the Accidental Damage Deposit value, which covers you for the full value of the Accidental Damage Deposit, should any damage occur during your stay.

Power and heat: Gas and Electricity are included in the rent.

Bed linen and towels: Linen and towels are provided. Please bring your own beach towels.

Shop: 0.1 ml Pub: 0.5ml

Notes: No Smoking. Pets Allowed, ground floor only. WiFi provided. Good Mobile Signal


Great location and views of the estuary for the rear deck and within the main parts of the house. An energetic 10 min walk to town.

Mr H,

The property is perfect for a large group with an amazing location, nice garden and balcony, we thoroughly enjoyed our time here.

Mr D,