Welcome to our B & B in Hope Cove near Salcombe

GENERAL UPDATE FEBRUARY 2022 – Please be advised that after seven busy seasons we are taking a  short break from the B&B. We will reopen in May, you can now check availability and book a room via the above availability checker or simply e-mail us (our address is below) with your enquiry, many thanks.   


Carol and Ken welcome you to Paxhaven, a high quality bed and breakfast situated in Hope Cove in the beautiful South Hams, Devon. It is just 200 yards or so away from lovely sandy beaches and some breathtaking coastal walks. As well as opportunities for sailing, golf and walking the coast path, their are some lovely pubs and restaurants in the local area.

Our warm and friendly B&B has three modern en-suite rooms, each having flat screen TV’s and free Wi-Fi. Parking is available for up to 3 cars and you’re just a 10 minute or so drive away from Salcombe, Thurlestone, Kingsbridge and beyond.

You will be provided with a hearty English breakfast, sourced from local suppliers and organic where possible. It is freshly prepared, setting you up nicely for your exploration of the wonderfully picturesque surroundings. If you are looking for a homely, relaxing bed and breakfast with good food, home-made cake that will have you coming back for more and a beautiful seaside location then look no further than Paxhaven.

How to Book

Please use the room availability checker (top left) to see if we can accommodate you (nb: bookings can only be made via this route or over the phone). Please note we only take bookings of two nights or more and no payment is required at this point. We will request a deposit (equivalent to the cost of the first night) from you after you book. Or if have any queries please see our contact details below.

For your information, check in is between 4:00pm and 7:00pm, check out is by 10:30am, exceptions by prior arrangement only please. We regret we do not have the facilities to take children under 10 or pets, sorry. We are also strictly non-smoking throughout.

Contact Details

Tel: 01548 562342

E Mail: info@paxhavenbandb.co.uk

Address: Paxhaven, Hope Cove, Kingsbridge, TQ7 3HH.

Our first seven seasons have gone really well, we have met many wonderful people, many of whom return regularly and are now friends as well as guests. Trip Advisor continue to rate us the #1 B&B in Salcombe and Hope Cove. We received their Certificate of Excellence in 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, plus the Travelers’ Choice Award in 2020 which is amazing!

Latest News

Paxhaven Organic B&B


We now have free high speed WiFi in all our bedrooms.

What our guests say

Below you can see the comments received from our guests since we started, thank you all for your wonderful feedback!