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What makes Salcombe special?

Salcombe is a picturesque coastal town located in the South Hams district of Devon, England. Situated on the eastern shore of Kingsbridge Estuary, Salcombe is special for several reasons.

Stunning natural setting

Firstly, it has a stunning natural setting with beautiful beaches and clear waters. The town is surrounded by rolling hills, wooded valleys, and the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, which makes it an ideal destination for those who love the outdoors and coastal scenery.

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Rich maritime history

In addition to its natural beauty, Salcombe has a rich maritime history that is celebrated through its museum, art galleries, and heritage trail. Visitors can learn about the town's shipbuilding and fishing past, and the many historical landmarks and buildings that can still be seen today.

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Sailing community

Salcombe is also known for its sailing and boating community, with a range of events and regattas taking place throughout the year. The town's sheltered estuary and stunning coastline make it a popular destination for water sports enthusiasts, including sailors, kayakers, and paddle boarders.

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Relaxed atmosphere

Salcombe has a relaxed and friendly atmosphere that makes it an ideal destination for a family holiday, a romantic getaway, or a solo adventure. With a range of accommodation options, including holiday cottages, B&Bs, and hotels, there's something to suit every taste and budget.

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Jellymud was born here

Finally, our brand Jellymud was founded in Salcombe with a mission to create sustainable clothing designed for all ages and adventures. The surrounding countryside inspires our designs and we are committed to producing high-quality clothing that not only looks great but also minimises the negative impact on our environment.

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