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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 1 - 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:
18 April, 2018

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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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Brixham in Brixham Civil Parish

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.

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Gold award-winning property with stunning views of Brixham harbour and Torbay.
average rating of 4.967742 based on 32 reviews
5

Perfect ,Perfect ,Perfect.

  • 5 of 5

Just arrived back from a lovely Christmas week at this beautiful house. The house is perfect, the location is perfect and the hosts are perfect too.

Nothing is too much trouble for Trish and John and they ensure that your stay is memorable. It was a pleasure to meet them both and feel that they are now friends. The extra touches such as Prosecco, mince pies , crackers and a beautifully decorated Christmas tree all made our Christmas special.

A great deal of thought has gone into equipping the house with everything you could possibly need during your stay. The only problem was we didn't want to leave . We will be back very soon.

Jen and Ed Swain

  • Review Submitted: 31-Dec-2017
  • Date of Stay: December 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Well ! What can we say? We have had a request from Owners Direct to rate our guests. This was an oppotunity for us to give you both the highest rating we can. It was our real pleasure to meet you both and your friends. You were like a breath of fresh air. Thank you for looking after Heath Lodge so nicely too. We will certainly look forward to meeting you both again. You are very welcome to come back. In fact we look forward to it ! See you soon - we hope ! Happy New Year to you both. John & Trish
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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: 20-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A fabulous place to stay.

  • 5 of 5

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: 02-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 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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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: 14-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 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: 28-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 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: 16-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 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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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.

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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
 
Spring3
7 Apr 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£585
for 7 nights
£585
 
 
Spring4
28 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£720
for 7 nights
£720
 
 
Summer1
26 May 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£780
for 7 nights
£780
 
 
Summer2
30 Jun 2018 - 27 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£870
for 7 nights
£870
 
 
Summer3
28 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
Autumn1
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£720
for 7 nights
£720
 
 
Autumn2
29 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
Winter1
20 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£580
for 7 nights
£580
 
 
Winter2
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£550
for 7 nights
£550
 
 
Winter3
22 Dec 2018 - 28 Dec 2018
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Winter4
29 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Friday
7 night minimum stay
£695
for 7 nights
£695
 
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£87
for 1 night
From
£87
 

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.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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