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Holiday House With Sea Views

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Bungalow in Broadsands, Nr. Brixham, South Devon, England - Peaceful Location, 5 Minutes Walk to the Beach

The Lookout is a luxury South Devon holiday home in Broadsands, Torbay. The property has been completely refurbished in April 2014 to a very high standard. It is a stunning three bedroom bungalow overlooking the blueflag Broadsands beach & Torbay. It offers the perfect self catering holiday accommodation for the larger family holiday or two couples sharing. The house can comfortably sleeps 4 adults and 2 children and includes all modern conveniences including complementary wi-fi. Broadsands beach is easily approached (500m) down a public footpath which leads from the road above to the beach. With stunning coastal views from the living area and raised decking, it’s also an ideal place to sit and watch the steam trains go by or to venture further afield to Brixham, Dartmouth or the South Hams.


Owner
Sarah Garghouti
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
24 June, 2017

About Sarah Garghouti

We are a family of 5 and have owned the Lookout since 2013 and totally refurbishing it in 2014. We make several visits each year. Our young children love Broadsands beach, crabbing in nearby Stoke Gabriel and all the local activities in Torbay and we love the South Devon Coastal path and visiting the villages and resorts in The South Hams.

Sarah Garghouti purchased this bungalow in 2013

Why Sarah Garghouti chose Torbay

It is perfectly located in the middle of South Devon between the South Hams villages of Salcombe, Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and the lively resorts of Goodrington, Brixham & Torquay meaning rain or shine there is always something to do!

What makes this bungalow unique

Beautiful sea views, sitting on the decking watching the steam trains go by and an easy walk to 2 beaches -a child friendly sandy beach with water sports and an idyllic rural pebble beach

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Paignton in South Devon

Property Type:
  • bungalow
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
General:
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • New En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with walk-in shower, new family bathroom with bath/shower over
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: En-suite bedroom with double bed, Bedroom 2 with king size bed, Bedroom 3 with bunk beds. All newly decorated.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Notes:
Outside: French doors to raised decking with inbuilt lighting providing stunning sea views across Torbay, it’s also an ideal place to sit and watch the steam trains go by. There is a beautiful fully enclosed garden Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels & linen included

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

5

Great house.

  • 5 of 5

We had a excellent time in this modern house. It had everything you need and more. You could spend hours just relaxing in the big living room enjoying the view. Just a 5 min walk from broadsands beach and trail system. We will be back again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely Relaxing holiday

  • 5 of 5

Bella age nearly two, Claire her mum, Viv, Nana and Pearl ,age 88 Great Nana, stayed in this lovely property. Close to safe sandy beaches which Bella loved and Great Nana enjoyed watching her. Easy access to Goodrington Sands for disabled. Property very comfortable and everything you need there. Just a little challenging for Great Nana to get up steps to property and a steep drive. Overall we wish to come back!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 6, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely little part of the world

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful short break with the children and grandparents. Ideally situated. Stunning views, spent ages just looking out across Torbay and watching the steam train. Walking distance to a brilliant beach. Local shop and licensed restaurant/cafe (Squires Fish and Chips). 10 minutes drive from just about all the attractions/shops/fabulous restaurants/swimming pool.

Despite cold wind and rain we had an action packed holiday with the most luxurious accommodation to return to at the end of the day.

Lovely comfortable beds and very child friendly. Great for cooking if you are on a tighter budget. We look forward to staying again in future!

  • Review Submitted: Mar 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review, we are very glad you enjoyed your stay. We love the beautiful views too and the beach is perfect for young children. We also like the Weary Ploughman which is local or the pub in Galmpton plus the many fish restaurants in Brixham. Comfortable beds are very important to us and we strive to provide a well stocked kitchen as we know that it is expensive and not practical to eat out all the time! We look forward to you returning in the future!!
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5

Amazing views from a gorgeous cottage

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from an amazing short break at the Lookout. The property is extremely well stocked and furnished to a very high standard throughout. It is in immaculate condition and felt like a real luxury escape to the coast.

The view from the decking with the steam train and the ocean in the background is just beautiful. Could have easily slept 2 smaller families, or a family and grandparents, but was perfect for our family of 5. It is in a quiet residential location and a little way from the shops, so probably not that suitable if you don't have a car (unless you want to spend your time very locally).

That said our kids loved the walk down to the two local beaches (took about 10 mins to get to Broadsands and 15 through idyllic country lanes to get to Elberry Cove) and we could have easily spent the whole time in and around the house.

We got some delicious fresh fish for dinner from the wholesalers in Brixham, and had a great day pottering in Dartmouth and crabbing at Stoke Gabriel (think kids caught over 50 crabs!). Local pub was beautiful too - Churston Court Inn.

We would definitely recommend it to ramblers, young families and anyone looking to make the most of what South Devon has to offer. We would love to come back.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

1st class

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in the bungalow for a couple of weeks at the end June 2014 and were delighted to find it was absolutely 1st class. The views were great, it was peaceful and an excellent base for enjoying all of the local trips, boats and trains. We also recommend going to Ayur one of the many restaurants in Brixham, which was where we went most nights and is only a 10 minute drive away.

We would very much like to return when we get a chance.

Dave Lord

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely property

  • 5 of 5

We stayed 8 nights in this lovely property and we enjoyed the big and comfortable living room with the fantastic view. The well-stocked kitchen is great for cooking and everything you need is there. The accomodation is in a quiet residential location and only a 10 min walk away to the beach. Ideally situated we started our trips to Exeter, Plymouth, Dartmoor nationalpark and the Torbay area and enjoyed to return to the Lookout at the end of the day. We would like to come back again when we get a chance.

Best regards from Germany

Silvia Janssen

  • Review Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer Low
4 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
£650
 
 
Summer Med
1 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Summer 2017
22 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,050
for 7 nights
£1,050
 
 
Sept
3 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
4 night minimum stay
£360
for 4 nights
From
£90
£550
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£255
for 3 nights
From
£85
£400
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner

Changeover Day:
Changeover is usually on a Saturday during peak holiday weeks. Out of high season midweek/weekend bookings will be considered.

Notes on prices:
Prices are typically for a 7 day stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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