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Nov 17, 2020 | Activities, Salcombe

After another month in lockdown, many are dreaming about going on a short winter holiday in the UK. Here are some of the things you can do to enjoy a relaxing winter holiday in the south of Devon, from wellness activities to exercising outdoors.

We all love the summer in Salcombe. However, that doesn’t mean we can’t also make the most of the winter months. Especially after a year that couldn’t have been stranger, we all deserve a short winter holiday away from our permanent residence and the city or town that we haven’t been able to leave for a few weeks.

Winter breaks in Devon can be the perfect getaway for anyone looking for a relaxing and cosy experience. Winters are the perfect time for self-reflection and to find a bit of peace and quiet. And, with many of us having more time for holidays at this time of the year, it can be the perfect time to book a relaxing winter holiday in the south of Devon.

Here are a few good reasons to book your next holiday in Salcombe:

Sports and enjoying the outdoors

Staying strong during the winter months is now more important than ever. Exercise boosts our immune system and generates endorphins, making us feel happier. Who wouldn’t want to see these benefits?

No matter what your fitness level is, you will find plenty of activities in Salcombe, from swimming in a heated swimming pool to going for walks and gentle hikes along the coast.

We recommend you take a look at these circular walks near Salcombe. You can choose from a 4.5 miles to Snapes point, a 3.75 miles walk around the dramatic Devon coastline or a 2.75 miles to Bolts Head with sensational views up the Salcombe estuary and out to sea.

Wellness for your winter holiday

Salcombe offers a wide range of spa treatments and yoga classes, both of which are fantastic ways of relaxing and nurturing your mind and body.

If you’re staying in one of our luxury holiday homes in Salcombe, we can bring arrange for you to have a massage or beauty therapy directly where you stay. Just take a look at our pampering treatments and choose the one that suits you. We even have treatments designed specifically for couples, pregnant women and kids.

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Whether you are looking for a massage, facial or manicure, just let us know and we can arrange for a therapist to come to you.

Supporting the local community

Going shopping in smaller shops is a great way to support the local community. You probably deserve a small treat after the last few months, and we bet you can also think about some loved ones who really deserve getting a small present!

But it’s not just shopping that can help the community. Getting food, whereas in a restaurant or ordering deliveries at home is also a great way of supporting local restaurants.

Crab Health Benefits

And the best part is that you get to try all the local delicacies! Of course, you’ll have to make sure you try the famous Salcombe crab. It is available on offer on the majority of menus and it is healthy as well as delicious!

Dreaming about your next holiday? Browse our collection of properties in Salcombe and start thinking about your winter holiday.

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