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Salcombe Tourist Information Centre

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
Open today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 a.m.
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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 October 14, 2018
Emma E
Nottingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Very helpful

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

Reviewed September 20, 2018
Geoff and Clare L
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
+44 1548 843927
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All reviews local knowledge helpful staff port of call lovely ladies behind the counter maritime museum both occasions on duty on arrival tic leaflet attractions walks material shop pubs
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Reviewed October 14, 2018 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.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Emma E
Reviewed September 21, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

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.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Geoff and Clare L
Reviewed September 16, 2018 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

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank richhucc
Reviewed August 1, 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

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank HarleyMatt
Reviewed July 18, 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

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Russell D
Reviewed July 9, 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

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank kieronl148
Reviewed June 25, 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

Date of experience: June 2018
7  Thank Kevin M
Reviewed June 19, 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

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank captaincamden
Reviewed June 8, 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

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank DavidTWinfield
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July 26, 2018|
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Response from | 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