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October Half Term in the South Hams

F A M I L Y T I M E T H E T A Y L O R M A D E W A Y
 

If you're planning a family holiday this October Half Term, then Salcombe and Thurlestone in South Devon are ideal destinations.


With plenty of activities and attractions for all the family, you'll be spoilt for choice. Whether you're looking for beach days, coastal walks, boat trips or cultural visits, you'll find something to suit everyone. Plus, with a beautiful variety of holiday home rentals available, we will find your family the perfect place for your stay.


Discover our top activities and reasons to visit Salcombe and Thurlestone this October Half Term.



S T A Y

at one of our handpicked homes that offer style & comfort in stunning coastal locations. From boutique waterside properties like Hygge and Sea Chest to spacious family-friendly properties like Avon Rock and West Wing, there's something to suit every family's needs. All our properties are are carefully thought out and provide those extra little personal touches. Our complimentary Land & Water toiletries and bespoke local welcome hamper are all provided to ensure we create the perfect home away from home for your October Half Term getaway.


E X P L O R E

the great outdoors and discover the beauty of the South Hams this Autumn. Enjoy a family hike along the South West Coast Path, this stunning coastal trail offers breathtaking views of the rugged cliffs and wild autumnal sea. Explore hidden coves, encounter diverse wildlife and end with a well deserved pub lunch. If your kids love the water, head to Bantham Beach for a fun surfing lesson. Don't forget to hop on the Salcombe -East Portlemouth Ferry and spend a day exploring the beautiful beaches . For a classic Salcombe activity, go crabbing and see who can catch the most crabs! There's no shortage of finding entertainment for kids in Salcombe and Thurlestone.


T A S T E

the autumnal foodie highlights. From the Dartmouth Food Festival, where you can indulge in delicious local food and drink from artisan suppliers whilst watching top chefs showcase their skills, to the vibrant Totnes Market, where you can find an array of street style food, there's something to tempt every taste bud. Don't miss the Kingsbridge Farmers Market for fresh local produce and make sure to visit Terawhiti Farm Pumpkin Patch for a fun-filled day for the kids pumpkin picking, whilst the adults can sip on a hot apple cider - halloween fancy dress optional.


E S C A P E

the rainy days. Head to Salcombe Harbour Hotel for a family friendly morning swim session in their lovely pool, then escape the kids and head into the sauna and steam room! Discover the rich history and culture of the area; take a step back in time and explore the Salcombe Maritime Museum, where you can learn about the town's maritime heritage. Don't miss the opportunity to visit Overbecks, a beautiful Edwardian house and gardens that offers stunning views of the coastline. Or visit the quirky local Kingsbridge cinema, fill up on popcorn and to watch the latest release.


C O S Y U P

after a day out in the fresh sea air with the family. Batten down the hatches and cherish uninterrupted family time; cook up a storm and gather for a wholesome family meal before snuggling up on the sumptuous sofas for a fun games night or settling down to a family blockbuster. All our holiday homes are equipped to create the perfect family

Get in touch to book your October Half Term family holiday in Salcombe & Thurlestone with Taylor Made Salcombe.

 




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