Thurlestone Hotel Salcombe Thurlestone Hotel, Thurlestone, Salcombe, Devon, TQ7 3NN

"Set in 20 acres of tropical gardens overlooking Bigbury Bay and Thurlestone Sands. This real character hotel overlooks a wild, romantic coastline, dotted with secret coves - yet it is just 45 minutes from Exeter Airport, where there are regular scheduled flights from Canada."

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Thurlestone Hotel

Thurlestone, Salcombe, South Devon TQ7 3NN
Telephone: 01548 560382
Fax: 01548 561069


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Thurlestone Hotel is in a world of its own, a luxurious yet classic country hotel in an attractive seaside village, located on the picturesque National Trust coastline of South Devon.

OPEN ALL YEAR.


Set in 20 acres of tropical gardens overlooking Bigbury Bay and Thurlestone Sands.
This real character hotel overlooks a wild, romantic coastline, dotted with secret coves.


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Thurlestone Hotel is ideal for conferences and has excellent sports and leisure facilities including:

  • A 9-hole golf course
  • Indoor and outdoor swimming pool
  • A spa bath
  • A sauna
  • Snooker room
  • Games room
  • Tennis
  • Squash and badminton courts,
  • Gymnasium
  • Children's play areas.


Thurlestone Hotel has won many awards for its connoisseur international cuisine and service provided in the Margaret Amelia Restaurant, named after David and Graham Grose's great grandmother.
The restaurant offers a superb 4-course Table d'Hote menu that changes daily and is included in the half-board terms. Special diets and vegetarians are also catered for, all using fresh local produce. Room prices include traditional hot English breakfast.
Thurlestone Hotel has an extensive list of fine wines from all over the world, carefully chosen by David Grose.


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Many safe beaches are just a walk away from Thurlestone Hotel. Some have excellent "sandcastle" sand, all the nearby beaches are clean, and Thurlestone Sands has been awarded the "Premier Blue Flag" for cleanliness.
For over 100 years, people have been coming to Devon to experience Thurlestone Hotel's character, hospitality, and first-class service. The hotel has been owned and run by the Grose family since 1896. It's a family passion. Each generation adds to the special identity and amenities that keep the Thurlestone Hotel in a class of its own.


There is also a 16th Century pub, the Village Inn, within Thurlestone Hotel's extensive grounds. The pub contains some old oak timbers, reputed to have come from a ship of the Spanish Armada, the "San Pedro" that was wrecked at Hope Cove nearby.


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All rooms have en suite private bathroom, direct dial telephone with message waiting facility, remote control colour teletext and satellite television, radio, towelling bath robes, trouser press, tea and coffee making facilities. Deluxe rooms also have VHS video, mini-bars, guaranteed undercover parking space, and most also have balconies with splendid views.


Guests can enjoy the FREE use of:

  • Indoor Swimming Pool Complex with Spa Bath; Sauna Bath and Fitness Studio
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool Complex with "Alfresco" dining
  • Snooker Room
  • Games Room
  • Children's Playroom and Children's outdoor play area
  • Tennis Courts
  • Badminton Court
  • Squash Courts
  • 9 hole par 3 Golf Course


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Room service is available 24 hours for light refreshments. Breakfast, lunch and dinner can also be served in your rooms during normal restaurant hours, at an additional charge.
Full cold suppers can be placed in your room for late arrivals, with prior notice.


Children under the age of 2 are accommodated free of charge.
Thurlestone Hotel offers a baby-sitting service and a baby-listening facility.
Cots, suitable linen and a kettle can also be provided in your room when you bring younger children.


Guests can take advantage of:

  • A Decleor Beauty Salon
  • A ladies and gents hairdressing salon
  • Guest laundry and dry cleaning service
  • Ironing facilities
  • An in-house launderette
  • Night-time shoe cleaning service
  • 50% concession on the green fees at Bigbury Golf Club, golf tuition, tennis coaching, and an attractive programme of entertainment during holiday periods.


Nearby there's also sailing, windsurfing, water-skiing, fishing, horse-riding, cycling, golf and beautiful walks along the cliffs and on Dartmoor.


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