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    Useful information for vistors to Malborough

    Malborough to Salcombe Cycle Track

    Please use our recently completed purpose built cycle way if you wish to walk or bike to Salcombe. Beautiful views and safe !

    Car Parks

    There is some road parking around the village but please be considerate to local homes and do not block their access. We recommend that visitors use our car parks. These are:

    • Village Hall Car Park (free).
      Access from Collaton Road with plenty of space.
    • The Village Square (free)
      Outside the church gates. Limited car parking useful if you wish to visit Malborough Post Office or are attending church services and events.
    • Bolberry Down (free)
      National Trust car park on Bolberry Down- a useful start to some lovely walks on the Down and to Soar Mill Cove and Hope Cove.
    • Soar (free)
      Near the airfield. Plenty of space and access to several footpaths leading to the SW Coastal path via East and Middle Soar.
    • Soar Mill Cove Hotel (pay)
      Behind the hotel for guests and walkers to Soar Mill Cove. Pay at the kiosk or in the hotel.


    There are toilets in the Village Square next door to the Post Office open 24 hours. The Co-op also has toilets for their customers open during opening hours.

    Recycling Banks

    There are Bottle, Paper and Textile Banks in the Village Hall car park. Please do not leave items if the banks are full and do not fly tip your household rubbish here!

    Waste Collection

    South Hams District Council's waste collection calendar for Malborough can be found here (PDF).