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2nd Floor Apartment With Fantastic Views Over The Estuary And The Historic Dry D



Updated: 25-Aug-2016
Apartment in Appledore, Devon, England - Located Close To Quay

Impeccably presented 2 bedroom apartment in the picturesque fishing village of Appledore with lovely estuary views.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Linens provided

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About the Owner

We live in West Oxfordshire close to the Cotswold town of Witney. I am a site manager with a construction company specialising in Carehome builds. My wife works part time. She is a keen watercolour artist and has an interest in interior design. I play bass guitar in a local rock band. We have grown up children.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Hi Danny & Janice

We had a lovely week thank you. Your apartment is absolutely gorgeous, my husband has got the right hump, I’ve come home with ideas on new bathroom, kitchen…………

We packed so much in, we went to westward ho beach 3 times, had two glorious days of sunshine. I swam for the first time in british waters for 20 years!

We went to the Milky Way & the big sheep and had far too many cream teas & fish & chip suppers (back to gym for me!)

But the thing the kids loved the most was crabbing! We spent hours perched over the waters edge with our bucket & bait!

Thank you so much for sharing your slice of heaven, we had a lovely week, my faith in a British holiday is back!

Best wishes

Jenny Phillips
May 2012
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2 Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews



  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week in this beautiful apartment. It is modern and clean yet still has its own character. The apartment has everything we needed, very well equipped. We fell in love with Appledore itself, a quaint, little town with lots of little streets to explore. Would love to return, to Appledore and this accommodation!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. It means a great deal to us thatb you enjoyed staying at our apartment in Appledore. Kindest regards Danny & Janice
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  • 5 of 5

An excellent holiday property well equiped and beautifully furnished in the delightful village of Appledore. The second floor apartment (no lift) is within a short walk to shops and restaurants. No available parking space outside the property but a there is a car park close by charging ?3 for 24hours.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 25, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi Denise, Thank you so much for your kind comments on our apartment.We're really pleased with your positive feedback and that you enjoyed your stay in Appledore. Many thanks Danny & Janice
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From the Owner

We love Appledore with its relaxed atmosphere,friendly locals,good pubs,all offering great food and above all the fantastic live bands who can be seen every night in several of the pubs. There are also excellent restaurants along the quay and several nearby catering for all tastes. There really is something for everyone here with many attractions including Tarka Trail,The Big Sheep, Lundy Island boat trips and picturesque walks across The Burrows to Westward Ho!, all within easy reach. Appledore is 3 miles from Bideford and the A39 trunk road which access Cornwall to the west and Barnstable and M5 to the east.

Activity and Interests


2 mins


Exeter/Bristol airport


Bideford 3mls, Barnstable 9mls, Westward Ho! 2mls, Clovelly 12mls, Ilfracombe12mls, Lynton and Lynmouth 25mls, Bude 25mls, Northam Burrows country park 1. 5 miles

Further Details:

Nearest main banks, supermarkets, numerous restaurants, variety of shops in Bideford. Deli/post office, news agents with cash point, 2 fish and chip takeaways, hardware store, 2 cafés in Appledore. Nearby attractions Tarka Trail, The Big Sheep, The Milky Way, Dartington Crystal, Lundy boat trips and numerous craft and activity locations.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Rate 6
29 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Rate 7
24 Dec 2016 - 30 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
50% deposit payable on booking with the remaining balance due 4wks before start of reservation. A security deposit of £100 is required with the final balance and will be returned within 14 days of end of stay. Changeover day is Saturday Available for occupation from 2.30pm.Depart by 10.30 am.

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Notes on prices:
Short term lets considered.Minimum stay 3 nights

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Updated: 25-Aug-2016
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From the Owner

Contemporary, impeccably presented 2 bedroom apartment in the picturesque fishing village of Appledore. Estuary views, just a short walk from the quayside and amenities including local deli and post office,newsagent,various pubs, cafés and art galleries. Top Sails is a superb 2 bedroom apartment with a light,airy and modern feel. It has high quality finishes including controlled mood lighting,luxurious kitchen and bathroom. On the opposite side of the river is the renowned village of Instow which has a further range of amenities and beautiful beaches. In the summer months a small ferry boat will take you across or else it is a short drive. Children will love crabbing or fishing off the quay or slipways.

Property Type

  • apartment


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Dining
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television


  • children welcome

Location Type

  • village
  • waterfront


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom fitted with contemporary white suite comprising walling mounted basin with mixer tap, low level wc, spa bath and drench head shower over, shaver point, heated towel rail and down spotlighting.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, dressing table, chair, bedside cabinets, lamps, flat screen TV/DVD, double glazed sash window with estuary views, down spotlighting, radiator. Bed2 as above but no view


  • Golf ...


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: On street parking is available along the quay and Myrtle Street.Other than that there are 2 reasonably priced car parks close by. Cleaning / Linen / Linen included weekly clean at changeover or with a 2 week booking after the first week. Other: Entrance hall with coat hooks,chest of drawers and remote controlled mood lighting.

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