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Large Detached Villa With Indoor Heated Pool, 10 Bedrooms Sleeps 30

Overview

Property

Updated: 02-Dec-2016
Magnolias House, Sun Terrace Room and Annex (if required) - Torquay, South Devon, English Riviera - Peaceful Location close To Local Amenities & Beach

A luxurious House/Villa located in the heart of Torquay's 'Millionaires Row', in the quiet and sought after residential area of Wellswood.

Perfect for larger families and groups of friends wishing to celebrate that special occasion or simply enjoy a luxury vacation.

Magnolias nestles into Torquay, the English Riviera beautifully where a 10 minute walk will take you directly to the beach and fabulous scenic views and walks.

Our Property can accommodate up to 30 guests, where the main house comprises of with two large family rooms, 3 double bedrooms, 1 children's room and the detached self contained, Sun Room on the terrace (sleeping 24 in the main house) add the Annex with 3 double bedrooms and take your party size to 30.

Child friendly equipment such as high chairs and stair gates can be arranged with Hayley on booking, and with our Security gate increases the safety of the property, where you're more than welcome to bring your pets.

The Villa also boasts ample outside entertainment facilities, a large sun terrace with exceptional sea views and large decking area for outside dining and relaxation.

To invigorate your stay the property finishes in style with the largest indoor heated residential swimming pool in the South West, that is exclusively available for guests.

*Please note that check in days are restricted to Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays only

We also offer a 5% discount for those who wish to secure their booking in full, thus saving you up to 14% by avoiding service fees from the Online booking option.

More Details

Details for holiday home Magnolias House, Sun Room and annex, 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30, 6 Bathrooms, 4 Separate WC's

Detached 7 spacious double bedroom villa and 3 bedroomed Annex, with exclusive use of a large heated indoor pool which is the largest domestic residential heated pool in the south west. Large island kitchen design leads to seating area for comfortable living and exceptional entertaining through the modern kitchen features. Large dining area with table seating for 18 with views over the pool area. Villa also has large decked areas for comfortable and reclined relaxation. The first of these areas being next to the ground floor bedroom via sliding glass patio doors. The second area is accessed via lit stairs to the sun terrace and decking area where you will find the sun room accommodation. Gorgeous views over the surrounding wooded areas that surround the property as well as sea views from the sun terrace.

Would be well suited to stag and hens parties, birthday celebrations, as well as being perfectly suited to a relaxed large family holiday.

  • Sleeps 30
  • 10 Bedrooms
  • 6 Bathrooms, 4 Separate Toilets
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Torquay is where I was born and despite being well travelled I would not chose to live anywhere else. My house is situated in the affluent area of Ilsham Marine Drive. A beautiful valley and wooded area leads to the seafront and beach facilities, all within a 10 minute walk. In the opposite direction the village of Wellswood can be found, which offers a variety of shops, cafes and restaurants, beauty salons, hairdressers and a Pub, within a 5-10 minute walk.

So more people can enjoy the benefits of this stunning location.

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33 Reviews

4.8
based on 33 holidaymaker reviews

5

Amazing weekend at Magnolias

  • 5 of 5

I booked Magnolias for my sister-in-law's hen do and can't fault it - big thanks to Jacqui for helping organise everything and for her advice on where to go and what activities we could do in the area and thanks also to the owner Ian who was more than happy to pop round to provide disco lights and fix up the wifi for us! We had such a great time and the hen was ecstatic with the place - her review below!:

We visited Magnolias in June for my hen do. When we came across Magnolias we were a little unsure, not because we didn’t like the look, but because it seemed too good to be true. Well it wasn’t. In fact, it was better than in the pictures and anything we could imagine.

Plenty of beds, plenty of space and a great house with all the mod cons, and comfort, but could easily transform into a real party house, with the great sound system, terraces, communal living area and plenty of fridge spaced for wine! We wanted a great entertaining space where we could relax in the sun with a drink, and enjoy cooking without crawling all over each other.

This house really contributed to the most perfect weekend for me and definitely won’t be forgotten. In fact I am already trying to figure out when I can go back! This house would be perfect for Hen dos, family holidays or just a quiet get away with friends.

I really can’t recommend enough and I will certainly be back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Ladies, for your kind words and complimentary review. We certainly try our best to ensure everybody's stay as Magnolias is as wonderful as it can be and that individual requirements are catered to. It really makes my job worth while and provides enormous satisfaction when we hear how many happy memories have been created in the House and that other people love the house and surrounding areas as much as we do!! I hope we can welcome you back very soon. All the Best.... Jacqui
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5

Pefect get away

  • 5 of 5

Our stay was to celebrate my sons 21st and in no way did it disappoint . The house is as described on the web site, spacious , clean , great location with excellent facilities to suit all ages. Hayley and Ian were the perfect hosts and met every request . I would highly recommend staying at Magnolias House for any group celebration .

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Ian and I are always pleased to see the house being used to its full potential, and the memories you will have created of your celebration here at Magnolias. We would love to see you again in the future. All the best, Hayley and Ian.
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5

Wow! What a brilliant stay we had!

  • 5 of 5

All I can say is Wow!

Throughout the whole process (which was about a year) Hayley was incredible. At first, because I couldn't find many reviews I was a bit worried about booking for so many people but Hayley made me feel so comfortable. She sent me videos of the house and it really did live up to the expectations. We had 24 very happy hens who all thought the house was incredible. We most definitely will be coming back!

The house is in walking distance of the beautiful harbour and if you get a weekend like we did the walk is stunning (even if you are a bit hungover)!!

Guys- don't miss out on this amazing house! Book now!

Louise's hen group- May 2016 X

  • Review Submitted: Jun 22, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Would love to see you all again in the future. Hayley
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5

Amazing party house

  • 5 of 5

We booked magnolias house for my daughters hen party. What can I say it was amazing the pool was a big hit and the games room. The top decking was fab we were lucky with the weather and made full use of it with buttlers in the buff lol. The whole house just flowed beautify. Lots of room for everyone. The owners cater for parties with plastic cups and glasses everything you need. The area it is in isn't far from shops. BBQ time you have farm foods local and all other main supermarkets couldn't be better. Because it was a hen party I took two slow cookers and two skillets with me (curry and chilli) and special fried rice for the buttlers to serve lol everybody is still talking about the place and the party itself! Best party and place ever. Thank you magnolias house we will be back :-)

  • Review Submitted: May 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for your lovely review, where we would love to see you again in the future. Hayley
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5

Amazing

  • 5 of 5

My family and I booked this holiday home as a last minute stay and are still 'absolutely thrilled' of the pure 5 star quality of not just the house but the customer service and hospitality of the owners.

Just to start... I must have made a dozen phonecalls to Hayley before our travel, who was always so obliging and helpful at any time of the day. Including best travel routes, main attractions of Torquay and the best restaurants and activities for the children whilst we were here.

Upon arrival not only were we 'WOW'd' by the house (and swimming pool) but Hayley and Ian had provided a variety of snacks/nibbles and prosecco (also lager for the men) for our arrival - after a long journey we truly appreciated this (thank you).

The interior of this house is not something you will see everyday and would recommend to anyone.

As a group of 20 there was enough room for all of us and never felt on top of each other. The entertainment areas were very spacious, but at the same time intimate. All aspects of having large parties to holiday have been very well thought through... right down to the extra toaster and the three additional refrigeration units - our favorite being the beer fridge :)

A simple thing that really meant a lot to us was the Apple television as we were able to reminisce our daily activities as a family at the end of the day.

Netflix and full sky package was an absolute hit with everyone in our party, all on full view on a 50" television with a superb sound system - you could feel every kick of the ball!!! (you could have been at the stadium)

My family and I are very worldly travelled, but this is the first time my children have cried upon leaving.

This house does exactly what it says 'on the tin', therefore we look forward to returning with friends in the future.

Thank you so much Hayley and Ian for making this a very special and memorable holiday.

xxx

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A wonderful homeland experience

  • 5 of 5

Having a wonderful holiday that wasn't weather dependent was bliss. The indoor pool and games room were in constant demand. When the sun was out it was just heavenly to sit on the terrace and read whilst waiting for food to cook. It was a truly relaxing and uplifting experience. We all had fun and relaxation in an abundance.

The owners were fantastic. The house is absolutely stunning. We will be going back year after year.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

The property is within 2 miles of a local train station. Exeter airport is approximately 25 miles away and Bristol airport is 90 miles away. Local shops are a 5 minute walk, whilst the centre of Torquay town is approximately 2 miles. For those wanting to expand on their shopping experience the historic City of Exeter is 22 miles away. Approximately 30 miles to the west, The city of Plymouth, which is the largest of Devon's cities, can be found. It has a maritime history of great importance and is also the home to the National Marine Aquarium. Dartmoor National Park which is full of legends, folklore and wild ponies can be reached by 30-40 minutes car drive.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Exeter at 27.1 Miles Nearest Barpub : Kents at 0.6 Miles Nearest Ferry : Plymouth at 34.6 Miles Nearest Golf : St Marychurch at 2.4 Miles Nearest Train : Torquay at 2.7 Miles Nearest Motorway : A380 at 9.6 Miles Nearest Restaurant : Wellswood at 0.6 Miles Nearest Ski : Barton at 4.4 Miles Nearest Beach : Meadfoot at 1.2 Miles Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

Full adult package holidays available on request.

Stag and Hens parties can be catered for all arrangements discussed.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Oct to Feb
28 Nov 2016 - 8 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,602
for 3 nights
From
£534
From
£650
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,299
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Oct to Feb
10 Feb 2017 - 28 Feb 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,602
for 3 nights
From
£534
From
£833
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,299
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Mar to easter
1 Mar 2017 - 13 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 3 nights
From
£600
From
£867
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
easter
14 Apr 2017 - 1 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 3 nights
From
£600
From
£999
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter to June
2 May 2017 - 29 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,800
for 3 nights
From
£600
From
£867
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
summer
30 Jun 2017 - 14 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£2,001
for 3 nights
From
£667
From
£999
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£4,599
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Sep - Dec
15 Sep 2017 - 19 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,602
for 3 nights
From
£534
From
£833
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£3,299
 
Notes: Rates are based on 18 guests; add £20 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas/New Year
20 Dec 2017 - 4 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£4,500
for 3 nights
From
£1,500
From
£1,500
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£6,299
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £50
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Booking Notes:
All booking requirements considered. Please make contact by phone (07737376419) or email Hayley at: magnoliasrental@hotmail.co.uk



Changeover Day:
Doesn't include Saturdays

Notes on prices:
Prices on request as dates and accommodation are flexible to your needs. POA for all your specific requirements.

30% of full rental value to be paid to secure booking and final installment plus security deposit due 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Amendments to payment dates must be made on enquiry.
Any last minute bookings to be paid in full

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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Updated: 02-Dec-2016
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Facilities

From the Owner

I purchased this property as my family home. The house itself had so much to offer but I have continued to add to the property and enhance its features. Magnolias house has the largest residential heated indoor swimming pool in the south west. The large sun decking area attracts all day sunshine and the views from this area are breath taking. I have made sure the downstairs area is accessible for those with restricted mobility.

Property Type

  • house

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Onsite Services

  • Massage

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • beach
  • city centre
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Bathrooms

  • Toilet 1 - Toilet, Ground Floor
  • Toilet 2 - Toilet, Ensuite to Bedroom 3
  • Toilet 3 - Toilet, Ensuite to Bedroom 4
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Jacuzzi, Ensuite to Master Bedroom
  • Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower, Family Bathroom includes separate shower
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Full ensuite to bedroom 6
  • Ensuite to Sun Terrace Room - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 8 - Toilet, Ensuite to Bedroom 8
  • Bathroom 9 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Main family bathroom within the Annex
  • Pool Shower - Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 10 Bedrooms, Sleeps 30
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 3 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, 3 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Bedroom 6 - 6 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 7 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 8 - 1 Double Bed, (Bedroom 1 of the Annex)
  • Bedroom 9 - 1 Double Bed, (Bedroom 2 of the Annex)
  • Bedroom 10 - 1 Double Bed, (Bedroom 3 of the Annex)

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 6 bicycles

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Mixed style accommodation that would suit a range of criteria. Large single sex parties accepted. Would be well suited to Stag and Hens parties as well as being perfectly suited to a relaxed large family holiday. Main Villa - 7 dbl bedrooms - 3 living areas - 7 bathrooms - sun terrace - upper decking area - lower decking area - sun terrace - exclusive pool access - private secure gated courtyard/drive (10 cars) Magnolias Annex - 3 dbl bedrooms - living area - 2 bathrooms - private gated courtyard - 2 cars Sun Terrace - dbl bedroom 1 bathroom - living area - kitchenette - located on upper decking area. Full sky package in both properties. Outside: Large secure gated courtyard leads off private drive. Courtyard will park 10 cars and is fully remote controlled and light monitored. Sun Terrace / Decking Areas/BBQ These areas come with seating and dining facilities as well as sun loungers and patio furniture, sun parasol. Outside areas have full glass surround lighting as well as lighting in all glass panels. Sun terrace is illuminated via LED lighting Large Gas style BBQ is available for use.

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