Local Information




Web cam at Prawl Point Coastguard facing the airfield, provides instant view of the weather. Click here



You are welcome to camp with your aircraft. We only have a portaloo next to the hanger, but you are welcome to use the facilities at Higher Rew campsite which adjoins our airfield and is run by our landlord.

Please don’t just use the camp site facilities at East Soar Farm.

Local Options include:

Higher Rew Campsite
(5 mins)
01548 842681
East Soar Farm
(5 mins)    [directions above]
01548 561904
Soar Mill Cove Hotel
(10 mins)
01548 561566
Cottage Hotel, Hope Cove,
01548 561555
Harbour Hotel, Salcombe,
(15 mins)
01548 844 444
South Sands Hotel, Salcombe,
(15 mins)
01548 845900
B & B in walking distance

An annexe (part of West Cliff House at Southdown Farm just two minutes from the airfield) that is available to rent out. Click here for information


Toilets & Refreshments

East Soar Farm: A National Trust property with toilets serving tea, coffee, cakes etc.

When parked and logged in, return to the threshold of 29 and beneath the windsock is a locked pedestrian gate for use of visiting pilots only (you will be sent the code along with your PPR), follow the track South for 300m and you'll find East Soar Farm 01548 561904 (Click here for their website)


Take Away & Patisserie


They are located at Salcombe Retreat. Park top of the hill before Soar Mill Cove, another option from East Soar Farm.



Clarkes 01548 842914  or   07976 551532
Totally   07542 626545
In Hope     07719 730428
Moonraker 01548 560231
Coast 2 C   07719 946224
Mike  07714 512516




Walking Maps

Bring an Ordnance Survey map with you.

National Trust 'Overbecks'  is a 20 minute walk away.


Tourist Information

For further tourist information:  www.salcombeinformation.co.uk

 PPR for Bolt Head Airfield

PPR Mandatory Online registration & email confirmation.

 Pilot briefing for Bolt Head Airfield

Pilot Briefing
Airfield data, plate and noise abatement

 How to find Bolt Head Airfield

Location Details Directions by car and aerial photos.

 Local information for Bolt Head Airfield

Local Information Taxis, tourist info, accommodation etc