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Luxury Penthouse Apartment With Amazing Sea Views In Westward Ho!

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,100 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Penthouse 60 is Situated Front and Centre of this Iconic Buliding in North Devon

This luxurious modern fifth floor penthouse apartment with two double size bedrooms offers simply stunning 180 degree coastal views both westwards over the Atlantic Ocean to Lundy Island and also up the long wide Blue Flag surfing beach of Westward Ho! is ideal for Holidays & Short Breaks. It has high speed BROADBAND WiFi through the apartment. We have had the apartment completely redecorated in January 2017 to ensure that we keep the 5 star ratings our guests give the apartment.

Horizon View was built around 2012 as a landmark waterside development and is one of the more modern contemporary buildings in the increasingly popular and sought after coastal village of Westward Ho!

There are stairs and lifts to all floors and stylish communal areas with an entry phone system.

Inside, the apartment has oak flooring and a clean neutral decor with attractive contemporary fixtures and fittings throughout. The open plan living room/kitchen has floor to ceiling sliding glass doors out to the full width balcony and superb views. The attractive kitchen includes granite work tops and a full range of integrated appliances. The master bedroom suite also has floor to ceiling sliding doors to the balcony, a dressing area with built in wardrobes and a ensuite bathroom. There is a further twin bedroom also with a built wardrobe a lovely separate shower room and various storage cupboards including a useful utility cupboard. This apartment has an allocated parking space in the underground car park.

On your doorstep you will find a selection of restaurants, bars, shops and activities for all ages and interests. To name a few: - Sunbathing and Sand Castle Building. - Kite flying, Kite surfing, Kayaking and Surfing (inc lessons and equipment hire). - Cycle Hire. - Golfing (Westward Ho! is home to the oldest golf course in the country – Royal North Devon GC) - Boat trips. (Visiting Lundy Island) - Fishing. - Stunning coastal walks. - Local National Trust and Royal Horticultural Sites.

Please note that Horizon View is to under go some cleaning, decorating and renovation works to the exterior of the building in early to mid 2017.

More Details

Owner
John and Barbara
Member since: 2015
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017

About John and Barbara

We are both retired and live in North East London near Epping Forest. Barbara was an Infant school Head Teacher and John was a Divisional Manager. At least once a year, since retiring, we have done a House Exchange with folks in Australia, New Zealand and the USA. The trips we have enjoyed most have always been in modern homes near the sea so buying somewhere with a real sea view back here in the UK was always our dream.

John and Barbara purchased this apartment in 2015

Why John and Barbara chose Torridge

We rented an apartment at Horizon View, twice in 2014...we liked it so much with its amazing ‘wow’ factor sea view we asked the owners if they wanted to sell! That wasn’t to be but as soon as number 60 came up for sale we snapped it up. Westward Ho! is such a great little seaside town...the kind of place that reminds you of your own visits to the seaside as a child. It has an amazing beach, coastal path, restaurants and cafes and a full range of small shops for all your holiday requirements.

What makes this apartment unique

The extra high ceilings and full height windows in the lounge and master bedroom make the views from this apartment fabulous. It’s furnished in a modern style 'with a twist of seaside’ that we think visitors will enjoy. It’s extremely comfortable and well appointed and sitting on the balcony with a glass of wine watching the sunset will give you those extra special holiday memories.

Oak wood strip flooring to living room, kitchen and hall, gas central heating and hot water. Washer dryer, Egyptian cotton linen and luxury towels included. Secure underground car park with lifts to all floors, security gates and building front door with video entry system to let in guests.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Westward Ho! in Torridge District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 5
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1100 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • village
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom on Ensuite with mirrored bathroom cabinets - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower screen fitted to bath. Heated towel rail.
    Bathroom walk-in shower and with mirrored bathroom cabinets - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Heated towel rail
  • Both bathrooms are well appointed with generous mirrored bathroom cabinets.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Main Bedroom with Sea Views, 2 Double wardrobes - 1 Large Double Bed , Sit in bed and look at the sea and beach view.
    Bedroom with 2 single 1500 pocket spring Mattresses - 2 Single Bed , Double wardrobe, under bed drawers and bed side cabinets.
  • Master bedroom, with en suite bathroom, has floor to ceiling windows and the view. A sliding door opens onto the balcony. It has a 5ft double bed, bedside cabinets, generous built in wardrobes with internal drawers, a leather swivel chair and a 32" flat screen TV on the wall. Bedroom two has two 3ft single beds, bedside cabinets and a double wardrobe. Travel cot available. No bedding provided for the cot.. In each bedroom, by each bedside, there is a double socket with twin USB power points for charging up mobile phones and tablets.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Our Property Manager provides a full meet and greet service. Once a booking has been made we will supply you with his contact details and you will need to contact him 48 hours prior to the first day of your holiday with an approximate arrival time. On the day of your arrival you will need to phone him when you are about 20 minutes away to ensure he (or one of his team) is here to greet you. They will show you around the apartment explaining everything. If you would like to know the best places to eat or visit just ask. They will hand over two sets of keys and tell you the arrangement for when you leave. If you have any problems at all during your stay just give him a ring as he is your go to man. We do hope you have an enjoyable stay in our apartment.

Reviews

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Luxury Penthouse Apartment With Amazing Sea Views In Westward Ho!
average rating of 4.97561 based on 41 reviews
5

Fantastic Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Very well equipped apartment with amazing sea views. Quality furnishings with tasteful finishing touches. Secure underground parking with lift. Good restaurants within walking distance. Meet and greet with Andy helpful. Enjoyed our stay, would recommend.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
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5

Great Apartment. Great Location.

  • 5 of 5

This is our second visit to this outstanding apartment. Again...we couldn't fault it. Look forward to revisiting in the future.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

A truely wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

We so enjoyed the true ambience of the apartment. It was so accommodating and there was everything at hand to make our stay just perfect. My fear of heights left me once I stood and enjoyed the wonderful views.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Perfect place to stay

  • 5 of 5

With a view to rival all others we couldn't fail to have a great time. The Apartment had everything you could want for a very comfortable stay. We thoroughly enjoyed sitting out on the balcony watching and listening to the sea.

Plenty of restaurants and bars in the area if you don't want to go far. All in all a great stay.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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5

Wonderful Apartment

  • 5 of 5

Spent a wonderful week here 17th-23rd June.

Weather amazing arrived in a heatwave.

A very well equipped apartment and very clean

Beds really comfortable. Very large balcony to sit out and watch the waves lashing on the shore.

Found a wonderful restaurant within walking distance Country Cousins excellent carvery. In all a really good holiday. We will be back.

Thank you to the owners Barbara and John.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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David & Barbara

  • 5 of 5

The Apartment was everything that you could possibly wish for. Attractive, comfortable and equipped to a very high standard. The views are amazing with some fantastic sunsets and we found it to be an ideal location for exploring North Devon.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 21, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
52 Miles
Newquay
Nearest Barpub
0.25 Miles
Morans
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Royal North Devon Golf Club
Nearest Train
8.5 Miles
Barnstaple
Nearest Motorway
40 Miles
A39 2 Miles. M5- Junction 27
Nearest Restaurant
0.25 Miles
Morans Restaurant & Bar
Nearest Beach
0.25 Miles
Westward Ho!
Car: recommended

Whilst its hard to tear yourself away from the view at the apartment there is much to do in and around Westward Ho! When the tide is out its a delight to walk along the two miles of sandy beach and when the tide is in the Southwest coastal path passes right in front of our building. Enjoy a coffee in the village two minutes away (we recommend the Rock Pool cafe) or sit on the Green with a locally made ice cream. If you want to eat in, there are three local supermarkets and if you want to eat out locally theres quite a choice. We would highly recommend Cafe Italia Pizzeria and Morans Thai Restaurant. Along the prom is the Pier House with a large deck to watch the sunset. Its best to book in advance at all three. Around/near the Green theres a variety of shops and pubs as well as a few small amusement arcades.

A car ride away are the pretty villages of Appledore, Instow and Croyde, all great places to explore with plenty of places to eat. The many attractions in the area include RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Dartington Crystal, The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Clovelly, Exmoor Zoo and many more.

Barnstaple is the oldest borough in the country and is the commercial and agricultural centre of North Devon. A must visit for anyone seeking serious retail therapy. Saxons first settled in Barnstaple (Barum) over 1000 years ago; In 930 AD it was a Saxon stronghold serving as a market for the surrounding countryside.

Barnstaple has a wonderful mixture of Victorian, Medieval and Georgian architecture and is proud to be a multiple winner of Britain in Bloom. Visit the Barnstaple Heritage Centre, sited in a fine Grade 1 listed building to learn more about the town's 1000 year history.

We have a large collection of leaflets in the apartment of places to visit and explore. Enjoy.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Westward Ho!, Devon

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Weeks 30 to 34 Peak
22 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,260
for 7 nights
£1,260
 
 
Week 35 Bank Holiday
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,210
for 7 nights
£1,210
 
 
Weeks 36 to 38
2 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£696
for 4 nights
From
£174
£780
 
 
Weeks 39 to 42
23 Sep 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£462
for 3 nights
From
£154
£704
 
 
Week 43 2017 Half Term
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
5 night minimum stay
£700
for 5 nights
From
£140
 
 
Weeks 44 to 51
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£372
for 3 nights
From
£124
£568
 
 
Christmas Week
23 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
£792
for 4 nights
From
£198
£975
 
 
New Year
30 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£792
for 4 nights
From
£198
£975
 
 
Weeks 2 to 6
6 Jan 2018 - 9 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£480
for 4 nights
From
£120
£536
 
 
Week 7 Inc Valentine's Day
10 Feb 2018 - 16 Feb 2018
4 night minimum stay
£540
for 4 nights
From
£135
£605
 
 
Weeks 8 to 11
17 Feb 2018 - 16 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£520
for 4 nights
From
£130
£582
 
 
Weeks 12 & 13
17 Mar 2018 - 30 Mar 2018
4 night minimum stay
£552
for 4 nights
From
£138
£614
 
 
Easter weeks 14 & 15
31 Mar 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£912
for 7 nights
£912
 
 
Weeks 16 & 17
14 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
4 night minimum stay
£640
for 4 nights
From
£160
£700
 
 
Weeks 18 to 21
28 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
£664
for 4 nights
From
£166
£750
 
 
May Half Term week 22
26 May 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£824
for 4 nights
From
£206
£1,050
 
 
Weeks 23 to 25
2 Jun 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£840
for 4 nights
From
£210
£934
 
 
Week 26
23 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
4 night minimum stay
£860
for 4 nights
From
£215
£990
 
 
Week 27
30 Jun 2018 - 6 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,065
for 7 nights
£1,065
 
 
Week 28
7 Jul 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,105
for 7 nights
£1,105
 
 
Week 29
14 Jul 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,178
for 7 nights
£1,178
 
 
Weeks 30 to 35
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,280
for 7 nights
£1,280
 
 
Weeks 36 to 38
1 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
4 night minimum stay
£720
for 4 nights
From
£180
£810
 
 
Weeks 39 to 42
22 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
4 night minimum stay
£640
for 4 nights
From
£160
£730
 
 
Half Term
20 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£830
for 7 nights
£830
 
 
Weeks 44 to 51
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£520
for 4 nights
From
£130
£600
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
£808
for 4 nights
From
£202
£995
 
 
New year 2018/19
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£808
for 4 nights
From
£202
£995
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please see Rental and Cancellation Agreement for the Cancellation Statement.

Homeaway / Owners Direct charge a booking fee which is added to the Deposit at time of booking.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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