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WINTER OFFER!! Listen to the Sound of the Sea - Upper Deck

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking



Upper Deck

Get ready for breath-taking views, acres of space, a beautiful sun terrace and an amazing kitchen for you to entertain family and friends.

This Penthouse apartment, which we call Upper Deck, sits on the top two floors of Granville Marina and has a beautiful sun terrace where you can have breakfast and watch the beach slowly come to life with people out jogging and dog-walkers.

There are three bedrooms, two of them with ensuite bathrooms, and one bedroom which sits on the top level. This does not have its own bathroom, but with a little understanding and sharing this aspect of the apartment can be forgiven. There is however, a third WC which is situated off the living room.

The kitchen very well-equipped and is enormous, housing the dining table and chairs and providing you with a great place to hang out and cook followed by a nice meal for everyone.

The only problem here is that you will never want to leave it. But step outside and hit the beach. It's on your doorstep.

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About the property

Granville Marina

You are moments away from the beach in the well-apppointed, beautiful building. Come out of your apartment door, head out of the building, literally a few steps and you are on the beach. Each apartment has sea views, beautifully furnished and huge windows allowing the daylight in to your apartment.

The building is grand and quite imposing on the seafront, and a short stroll from the harbour. Taking in the boats in the glorious marina whilst having your lunch or a morning coffee is a short stroll away from Granville Marina.

Ramsgate is gorgeous seaside town with the only Royal Harbour in the UK, a high speed train from London St Pancreas (1hr 17mins) and an international airport which connects you with Schipol, Holland. You will find the most amazing beach walks, lined with white cliffs and south facing. Foodies will love the range of eateries offered in both Ramsgate, Broadstairs and Margate. The Old Town in Margate offers great shopping for vintage lovers and the new Turner Gallery is a haven for lovers of art and culture. If you are travelling with children, a trip to this area is not complete without seeing the Museum in Quex Park.

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Property Manager
Member since: 2010
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
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Calendar last updated:
19 March, 2018

Why Owner chose Ramsgate

This property is good for those who want to be as close to the sea as possible. Whether you want to watch the sea glistening under the sun's glare or you want to take it in as it rises from low to high tide, running through various states of volatility and excitement. The sea is a beautiful spectacle to regard.

This building is perfect for travelling couples coming down to this corner of the world as a group of couples, a family of six, 2 people or even someone travelling alone. The building's apartment are arranged such that most parties' accommodation requirements can be met.

The apartments are spacious, have great views out to sea and have all of the modcons you and your party will need.

What makes this apartment unique

The property benefits from being on the seafront and having amazing views from almost every room.

This property has the added benefit of parking. There is a private car park available for the use of the guests and this is a major plus in a town where parking can be tricky.

Available Rentals

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Deposits are non-refundable and represent 30% of the booking. If your arrival date is more than 8 weeks away we will ask for a 30% deposit and then the balance payment 8 weeks before your arrival. Once the balance has been paid you are liable for the entire cost of your stay in the property. If you cancel within the 8 week period we will endeavour to re-let the property. However, if we cannot re-let the property you remain liable for the entire cost of your stay. If re-let, you will be refunded 70% of the total cost. Please refer to our Terms and Conditions on our website, http://www.myseasideluxury.co.uk/terms-conditions/ for full details.

Security deposits are a £250 pre authorisation, this is a shadow on your card in case of any damage is incurred to the property. If damage is caused to the property, you will be informed of the damage and the cost and your card will be charge to cover the cost of the damage.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Ramsgate in Thanet District

Property Type:
  • apartment (detached)
  • floor 2
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
  • On arrival at the property please inspect the property thoroughly, if there are any issues please make us aware by email or phone by 8pm.
  • Damage to or missing items within the property will be charged against the security deposit.
  • We request a refundable security deposit of £250.20. We will be returned to you once you have checked out and the property has been checked.
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Ensuite accessed via master bedroom
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite accessed via second bedroom
    W.C - Toilet , Toilet and sink
  • Bathrooms are absolutely spotless with floor to ceiling tiling and top quality bathroom fittings including heated towel rails and glass shower doors. Each one comes with complimentary The White Company toiletries. We provide you with a shower gel, a hand lotion, a soap and a shampoo/conditioner.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Extremely large room overlooking the sea
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , Lovely second bedroom with ensuite shower room
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Third bedroom on a mezzanine, access via stair from hallway
  • The master bedroom has real wow factor with a large king size bed and seating area overlooking the sea. There is a large walk in wardrobe and an ensuite bathroom making it more like a suite than a bedroom! All three bedrooms are very comfortable with crisp white linen and towels throughout. The second bedroom is cosy and also has a sea view and ensuite shower room. There is a third bedroom which is accessed via a stair from the main hallway. This bedroom has velux roof lights making it bright and airy. There is no door so it is perfect for children or family members. A lovely place to look out over the beach when you get up first thing in the morning.
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • bay
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • synagogues
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
This is a perfect choice for anyone who wants a stress free holiday by the sea in the lovely town of Ramsgate. This property has been thoughtfully equipped so you have everything you need for your precious time off. Come as a couple, come as a family. Whoever you are and whoever you're with, you're sure to find everything you need at this lovely retreat by the sea.


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Upper Deck
average rating of 4.4166665 based on 12 reviews

Astounding sea views - Lovely apartment

  • 5 of 5

We were very impressed with our accommodation. It met all the needs of our family holiday of 4 generations plus Poppy the dog. Very clean and plenty of space for seating in the kitchen and lounge. We loved the rooftop terrace with comfy table and chairs. the views of the sea and beach are just amazing. To be able to walk out of the door onto the beach was so special. We all had a fabulous stay and hope to return next year.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing location and huge apartment!

  • 4 of 5

This apartment is situatated literally on the beach and a short walk from the pier in Ramsgate. It is huge and has such a great sense of light and space. Even on a really hot weekend, due to its position you got a really great breeze so the place always felt cool and bright.

There was 6 of us and at no point did you feel on top of eachother. The outdoor dining area is also very big and a great space, with a view of the beach. Even if the weather isn't great the kitchen is huge (and really well stocked), and the living room has three big sofas so plenty of room for you to hangout if you can't go outside. The main bedroom is also massive!

Property was a bit tired in some areas, but that didn't bother us and was great that you could take a dog and not worry that the place was pristine.

The only criticism and reason it's not a 5 star rating is the upstairs third bedroom has no blinds, so come the morning it is extremely bright very early and there are quite a few windows up there so that was a shame. The check in and check out times are also not great as its an unusually late get in and in our opinion an earlier than usual get out.

I would definitely recommend this place and wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wonderful position for the beach

  • 4 of 5

Lovely flat BUT few points addressed would have made it great - full list left with keyholder but main points were broken shower head in main en-suite (reported on the Monday but not fixed during week so I had to temporarily fix with tape), main door to block of flats doesn't self-close (was left open several times - intruder got in and banged on flat door at 5am 1st morning!), NO blinds in upstairs bedroom and light ones in others - so sun streams in and wakes you at 4am!

Also description should make it obvious there is no communal bathroom (says it but can be missed on reading description) - could be a problem in some cases

In spite of above was a lovely flat well positioned and a really enjoyable week away

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful apartment, spacious well furnished, comfortable and relaxing. The views were fabulous, especially for watching the stormy seas in February. We would definitely stay again.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: February 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Problems overshadowed apartment's good qualities.

  • 3 of 5

The apartment is located right on the sea front and within walking distance of Ramsgate harbour. Even though everything is new and spacious, there are indications that it is not well maintained-- the living room carpet had areas that smelled of animal urine, the living room bathroom smelled of sewage (we kept that door closed and the fan on throughout our entire stay), and the tumble dryer didn't work. Maybe for a summertime holiday when you're spending all your time on the beach it would be fine, but for a winter visit it was problematic.

  • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely location, super spacious on the Upper Deck, very very comfortable

  • 5 of 5

what a spot, and parking alongside too! The Upper Deck is huge and very comfortable, heating very responsive, and all furnishings in good order, clean, and good quality too. A couple of maintenance issues, but still far fewer than on our TODO list at home .... in all this is a lovely holiday apartment! The sound of the breaking waves was very calming and soporific, we certainly noticed their absence when we returned home.

It's a great spot for walks and bike rides along the Viking Way, and good for taking the dog on the beach (check tides for walks along shore to Broadstairs). Check out tides4fishing for good info on tide times AND how high or low the tide will be... Some excellent coffee shops around the harbour -free parking on the east pier. Ramsgate at last seems to be on the up. Fantastic architecture with evocative names (Spencer square, Liverpool Lawn, Plains of Waterloo, all hidden away around some lovely Georgian Crescents generally being restored) though some still obscured by tatty commercial hoardings, but with loads of small alleyways to intrigue. -eg: Screaming Alley by St Augustine's Abbey.

We had an excellent celebratory lunch at The Albion (where you pick up the keys), and enjoyed our trip to the Turner gallery - pity Ramsgate doesn't make more of its links with artists e.g. Van Gogh Hogarth etc. Will look forward to a return trip. Many thanks to the owners!

  • Review Submitted: 29-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
2 Kilometres
Kent International
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Kilometres
Miles Bar
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Nearest Golf
2.5 Miles
Manston Golf
Nearest Train
1 Miles
Nearest Motorway
25 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Kilometres
Pizza Express
Nearest Beach
0.01 Kilometres
Ramsgate Sands
Car: not necessary

This beautiful property is situated on Ramsgate Sands, just steps from the beach, this really is a one off location. With the doors open you can listen to the sound of the sea, proven to help you relax and even sleep better!

Thanet is renowned for the quality of its beaches, and Ramsgate has some of the best in the area. Ramsgate Main Sands, situated a stone’s throw from the Royal Harbour, has been awarded a Blue Flag – a tribute to the cleanliness of its water, its safety record and its range of facilities. Hire out a deckchair and dig your toes into the soft sand.

On the seafront you will find Ramsgate Marina and the Royal Harbour. The area, surrounded by stunning Georgian and Victorian architecture, is a hive of activity.

After all this activity, sit back and embrace Ramsgate’s café culture. Relax in one of the sea-facing cafés or restaurants, watching the boats come and go in the marina and admiring the skies that J.M.W Turner described as the loveliest in all of Europe.

Golf: Royal St. George’s:

Royal St. George’s is, put simply, one of the best golf courses in the world. On Thursday 14 July 2011, the course will host the fourteenth Open Championship of its illustrious history. If you are after accommodation for the Open, our holiday lets are just a short, scenic drive away.

Royal Cinque Ports:

Nearby Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club offers the ultimate test of links golf. It is notorious for its large sand dunes, 66 bunkers and forceful wind which will make the back nine a real test of character.


Historic Prince’s Golf Club completes the triumvirate. The more affordable option, it is always in pristine condition and teems with humps and bumps, thick rough and head-high bunkers.