Now be honest, how many beaches have you visited that were beside the ruins of a real castle? Well that’s just one of the ways this quiet beach in Salcombe stands out from the rest, and it’s a sandy gem that’s worth noting before a stay in the area.
North Sounds can be found to the south of Salcombe, and lies close to the ruins of Salcombe Castle, known as Fort Charles. Although North Sands is a fairly small Salcombe beach, it has the kind of golden sand that makes a holiday and it's served by several convenient facilities.
With its own cafe, shop and parking – North Sands is a great choice for a day by the sea in Salcombe. North Sands beach sits in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and welcomes dogs throughout the year, so it’s a great choice for those on dog-friendly beach holidays in Salcombe.