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Gold award-winning property with stunning views of Brixham harbour and Torbay.

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

House in Brixham, South Devon, England - Quiet Location Yet Close To The Town And Local Amenities, Described By Our Guests As Magical

Heath Lodge is a reverse level property situated above Brixham marina. It is furnished and decorated to a high standard. Most rooms have spectacular views. It is well equipped and within walking distance of the town and harbour. It has large panoramic windows and is ideal for watching the trawlers bring home their catch. There is ample safe off road parking within the boundary of Heath Lodge and is it only short walk to the harbour, restaurants and town centre. Heath Lodge is a Gold Award property rated by Quality in Tourism and has maintained this standard for seven years running and has just been awarded Gold for 2917,


Owner
Patricia Prestige
Member since: 2011
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
21 October, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Our guest comments have been wonderful. Many have described the property and it's position as magical and also very complimentary comments about the decor and cleanliness The amazing sunsets always receive a mention and also I am very proud to say that the welcome and goodies we give has been consistently mentioned by our guests. The feedback from the inspector who visited the house was wonderful she said she would like to live at Heath Lodge!
May 2011
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Location

Nearest Airport
35 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
250 Metres
Maritime
Nearest Ferry
5 Miles
Dartmouth
Nearest Golf
2 Miles
Churston or Cayman Golf courses
Nearest Train
6 Miles
Paignton
Nearest Motorway
30 Miles
M5
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Quayside or Breakwater Bistro
Nearest Beach
350 Metres
Breakwater

Coast/Beach:

There is a beach very nearby at the breakwater and also a sea water swimming pool, both within walking distance (5 mins). There are also two lovely beaches near Dartmouth (Blackpool sands and Slapton). Another beach is Goodrington sands which is a 15 minute drive away.

Travel:

Exeter airport is the nearest to Brixham which about 35 miles.

Distances:

Brixham is 5 mins walk. Totnes is approx 11 miles from Heath Lodge. Dartmouth is about 4 miles via car ferry. Exeter is approx 28 miles.

Further Details:

Torbay is a tourist area which is rich in attractions. It boasts many beautiful country and coastal walks, a zoo. We provide a wealth of information to our guests. The main town centre which has three supermarkets, banks and interesting individually owned shops is a 5 min walk from the house. There are many little restaurants and good pubs around the harbour area which are mostly to a good standard. If you like to walk the coastal paths, Heath Lodge is ideally situated There are many ferry trips which sail across Torbay or to Totnes and Dartmouth. There is a steam railway from Kingswear to Dartmouth. Brixham is a bustling , interesting town and there is always something to do. After a busy day Heath Lodge is a peaceful oasis to sit and watch the stunning sunsets whikle sipping a glass of wine.

With the safe parking at the property it is not always necessary to drive because the town, harbour, restaurants and ferries are just a short walk from Heath Lodge.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Brixham in South Hams District

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • town
General:
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • One bathroom with bath and shower over.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 double bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Both bedrooms with double beds.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Accommodation comprises of two double bedrooms. The property is arranged on three floors and is reverse level. Most rooms enjoy spectacular views, There is a sitting room and a kitchen/diner. There is plenty of space to park vehicles in the drive of the property. The outside area has a south facing patio which is ideal for a glass of wine on sunny evenings. There is a bathroom with bath and shower. Outside: Outside space patio area with table and chairs and area for parking. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bedlinen, duvets and towels etc provided. All changed weekly on Friday changeover day. Other: Separate dining room with large picture windows showing panoramic views over the bay and coastline.

Reviews

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Gold award-winning property with stunning views of Brixham harbour and Torbay.
average rating of 4.9666667 based on 31 reviews
5

A fabulous place to stay.

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We had a fantastic time staying at Heath Lodge, it is a beautiful place in a lovely location.

Easy access to all local amenities with amazing views to just relax and watch the world go by.

The care and attention to detail that Patricia and John have put into the property and give to you as guests is second to none.

We thoroughly enjoyed our time in Brixham and are definitely looking to return next year.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. John and I are really pleased that you enjoyed your holiday at Heath Lodge. If we were to review you as guests we would definitely give you a 5 star Gold . You are most welcome to return as we will be very pleased to see you both again. Kind Regards, John & Patricia
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Can this be bettered ?

  • 5 of 5

Before we arrived at Heath Lodge we couldn't believe our luck ! Firstly, what strikes you is the cleanliness - it even smells clean !! But the tasteful furnishings and quality of everything in the house is wonderful. Often when we book a home for our holiday we find that , how can we say, that the house has been 'used' but this is not the case at Heath Lodge. Great attention has been shown in all areas here. What you cannot prepare for however are the fantastic views from the house. Absolutely amazing ! At night too the lights across the bay are stunning !

Heath Lodge benefits from safe parking and the town, harbour, ferries are really not far to walk to.

Lastly but not least, John and Trish are lovely. Nothing too much trouble and they leave a few treats. Yummy !! Can't wait to go back. Might even book today.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 20, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Words cannot describe this property it has to be experienced to fill in the gaps, outstanding hosts

  • 5 of 5

A great location with outstanding views and a base that enables both adventure and relaxation. A great find and I know that whoever reads this review and books will enjoy the hospitality of the hosts and the stunning views of the bay.

A great week in August irrespective of the weather.

Thank You

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: John and I would like to thank our lovely guests for writing this review of Heath Lodge. We are really pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Heath Lodge and hope to see you back here again. We are sometimes asked to review our guests and we easily give you and your family a 5 star gold rating.. Kind Regards, Patricia
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Great place to stay.

  • 4 of 5

Great appartment. Beautiful view! Nice owners.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Absolutely perfect for our week's break !!

  • 5 of 5

We could not have ask for more during our stay at Heath Lodge. It was exactly what we were looking for. The lodge is immaculate, perfect location, fantastic views and lovely owners. Patricia & John made us very welcome and could not do enough for us during our stay.

We will have no hesitation in booking again.....sooner rather than later !! :-)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you both for writing a lovely review. You were amazing guests and John and I will be very pleased to have you back [ sooner than later] Take care, Patricia x
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5

Luxury accommodation with delightful views

  • 5 of 5

We've recently returned from a lovely weeks stay at Heath Lodge. The photos do not do the property justice and the views are spectacular. The delicious welcome treats were a lovely gesture from the owners, Trish & John who are very lucky to live in the property next door.

  • Review Submitted: May 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for your review. John and I appreciate it greatly when we receive such a praiseworthy review of Heath Lodge. We do indeed feel very lucky to live in such a wonderful position with uninterruped views over the bay and beyond. We constantly re-invest in Heath Lodge to enable our guests to have a lovely stay. We would love to see you again at some time in the future. We send you our best wishes. John and Patricia
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Brixham, South 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
 
Autumn4 17
13 Oct 2017 - 26 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£520
for 7 nights
£520
 
 
Winter 2017
27 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£495
for 7 nights
£495
 
 
Winter 2017 (2)
22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£720
for 7 nights
£720
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Changeover day is Friday. Time of arrival is 3pm. Time of departure is 10am. We do not take dogs (although we love them and have one). The house is not really suitable for children under 12 years. We have our own booking form and booking conditions which can be found on our website. A deposit of 25% is required with the completed booking form, the balance is 60 days before commencement of holiday. There is a £50 refundable security deposit.

Changeover Day:
Friday. Arrival 3pm, departure 10am.

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