Dartmouth Town House, in Dartmouth, South Devon, England - Lovely Location, Very Near To The Bustling Seaside Centre Of Historical Dartmouth
Discover the timeless charms of Dartmouth!
Enjoying an utterly scenic location, with enchanting views of Dartmouth harbour, families and friends can fully relax and enjoy a luxury escape here in South Devon!
The charmingly presented period cottage offers 3 floors of spacious and versatile living, ideal for pleasurable & inspiring self-catering stay.
On entering the cottage, guests are invited into a bright and welcoming living room which boasts commanding views of the harbour from its comfortable bay window seat. WiFi access and digital TV can also be enjoyed in this lovely room and guests can relax and snuggle up in the evenings with a good book or film to pass the time.
To the lower ground floor of the holiday home a newly fitted contemporary kitchen diner in comforting Farrow & Ball shades and offers a stylish venue in which to prepare and enjoy delicious home cooked meals. The kitchen is fitted with a state of the art gas hob, an eye level oven, microwave and washing machine and is provided alongside all the necessary cooking utensils, cutlery and crockery.
The country-style dining area offers a restful ambience ideal for hosting intimate dinner parties, and its pair of glass doors leads directly out onto the sunny garden furnished with an outdoor BBQ and dining area.
The flat grassed lawn and small paved area with a garden bench is the perfect breakfast spot and allows guests to fully enjoy splendid uninterrupted town & sea views, which are beautifully framed by exotic palms. The garden can be enjoyed in all seasons, from a morning coffee, a chilled glass of wine on a romantic summer’s evening or toasted marshmallows and a hot cup of cocoa in the ambient darkening afternoons of autumn.
Groups of up to 6 can comfortably be accommodated in the charming 3 bed holiday home, with a spacious ground floor twin bedroom overlooking the front of the cottage and a spacious master double bedroom with beautiful town & sea views provided to the first floor alongside a second twin bedroom and a modern family fitted bathroom.
For added comfort, a second cloakroom WC features to the ground floor directly leading from the kitchen. This holiday home also conveniently offers parking out to the front of the property for one small/medium car, next to the front door. Anything larger would need to be parked elsewhere and in the Summer months, that would mean an additional cost in one of the many car parks.
Additional features & facilities at the property include: Books/games library, Full kitchen, Free internet/Wi-Fi, Outside table & chairs, Private parking space, River view and Sea view.
The holiday home is situated just a stone’s throw away from the convenient passageway which leads to the bustling seaside centre of historical Dartmouth within a couple of minutes. A fabulous range of restaurants and eateries are all nearby, from stylish bistros and grills to intimate sea view restaurants and gastro pubs.
The popular seaside town of Dartmouth offers everything families and friends could wish for in a nostalgic seaside escape; from beach strolls and family days out on the award-winning Blackpool Sands Beach to timeless pleasure boat cruises along the idyllic River Dart. Dartmouth enjoys a rich heritage, being home to the Britannia Royal Naval College, Bayard’s Cove Fort and its famous Castle, known for being the first in the country to use guns as its main method of armament in attack.
The award-winning heritage Steam Railway is arguably the best in Europe, and offers one of the finest ways to discover the English Riviera coastline and Dart Estuary.
Taking to the water is second nature here; with sailing, wind surfing, canoeing, fishing and boat rental all available to enjoy from Dartmouth and the surrounding area.
The Woodlands Leisure Park also offers 90 acres of all weather fun; from its family theme park which is the largest in the South West, to its popular Zoo-Farm and Falconry centre, where children can enjoy getting up close to the wonders of nature!
Visitors looking to enjoy a bracing sea walk past cliffs, country lanes and woodland can take to the breathtaking and picturesque South West Coast Path, with popular picnic spots featuring along the way to provide an utterly delightful day out in Devon!
Dartmouth is within easy reach by train from Totnes (12 miles), car from Plymouth (31 miles) and by air from Exeter Airport (30 miles). The visitor attractions of Paignton and Torquay are also within easy reach of Dartmouth, being approximately 30-40 minutes drive away.
The South Hams ~ The South Hams has the estuary towns of Dartmouth, Kingsbridge and Salcombe, all well known as places to enjoy fine food and local shopping, not to mention their popularity with boat owners and fishermen.
There are some magnificent beaches such as Beesands and Slapton Sands, which stretches for miles to the rocks reaching around to Start Point.
If you want a great day out (without the car), take a trip to Paignton and catch the Steam Train to Kingswear and then the Ferry to Dartmouth. You could then take a ferry all the way back around Berry Head to Torquay Harbour. This can all be organised through a single ticket from Riverlink.
About the Owner
Activity and Interests
South Devon has a coastline of spectacular rugged cliffs and headlands, interspersed with lower-lying areas, sandy beaches and the five distinctive river estuaries of the Dart, Avon, Yealm, Erme and Salcombe.
The South West Coast Path National Trail running along the whole stretch of heritage coast, provides access to spectacular scenery, long views across bays and the English Channel, interesting beaches, and a scattering of coastal villages & historic towns such as Salcombe & Dartmouth.
Exeter Airport = 30 miles
Paignton Train Station = 8 miles
Plymouth Ferry Port = 33 miles
Brixham = 5.3 miles
Dartington = 13.4 miles
Kingsbridge = 14 miles
Plymouth = 30 miles
Slapton = 9 miles
Torquay = 11.2 miles
Totnes = 12 miles
Dartmouth is a prospering town situated on the River Dart in Devon's South Hams that has some wonderful attractions, like Dartmouth Castle, Britannia Royal Naval College, Flavel Theatre & Cinema to name a few. Dartmouth's narrow streets, overhanging medieval houses and old harbours, a shelter for yachtsmen and a popular destination for tourists alike.
Dartmouth is one of the most beautiful towns in England and is surrounded by many small villages such as Kingswear, Dittisham and Blackawton, and pretty coastal villages like Stoke Fleming, Strete, Slapton, Torcross, Beesands, Beeson and Stokenham.
You will find charming timeless villages by the rivers in the valleys and more by the coast that have some of the cleanest beaches in Britain, you can get leaflets for how to explore the area by public transport, by bicycle and on foot are available at the tourist office. Dartmouth is a prospering town situated on the River Dart in Devon's South Hams with its narrow streets, overhanging medieval houses and old harbours, a shelter for yachtsmen and tourists alike.
Dartmouth offers fine restaurants, galleries, marinas, antique shops and good places to stay, you can experience the unique history of seafaring by exploring streets such as Jawbones, Flagon Steps, Damnation Alley, Undercliff, Kings Quay, Old Rope Walk and Waterpool Lane. Here you can see unusual, old-fashioned buildings and an old Ship in the Dock, the Windjammer and the Floating Bridge are some of the best places to eat, drink or sleep.
Additional activities & attractions include:
Archaeological sites, Beach, Bird watching, Boat rentals/charters, Canoeing/kayaking, Deep sea fishing, Exceptional views, Gallery, Historic castle, National Trust properties, Restaurants & bars, Rowing boats, Scenic trails, Secluded, Sight-seeing and Wildlife viewing.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
1 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
29 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
17 Dec 2016 - 31 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Additional pricing information
|Booking & Damage Waiver||£30|
Making a booking:
Changeover day is Saturday-Saturday. To make a confirmed booking, you will be required to fill in our online booking form and pay a 30% deposit. The remaining holiday balance will then be due 6 weeks before arrival. Payment for your holiday can be made by MasterCard, Visa, Visa Debit, American Express, PayPal or bank wire transfer.
All prices include end of stay cleaning.
Manager's Cancellation Policy
- Available arrival
- Iron & Board
- Living Room ...
- Tumble Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Kitchen ...
- children welcome
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- Toilet 1 - Toilet
- Family bathroom with wash basin, w.c. and bath tub with overhead shower. A cloakroom WC also features to the ground floor.
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Groups of up to 6 can comfortably be accommodated in the charming 3 bed holiday home, with a spacious ground floor twin bedroom, a spacious master double bedroom with beautiful town & sea views provided to the first floor, alongside a second twin bedroom.
- Golf ...
- Notes on accommodation: Booking notes: Weekly Lets only from beginning of May to the end of September Arrival is from 2pm on Saturday and departure is by 10am on the following Saturday. Weekends - during "off peak" October - May (Excluding Bank Holidays. Winter Fuel Charge will apply between Oct 31st - March 31st at a rate of £35 for a 7 night stays or £5 per night when staying between 3-6 nights. Outside: The flat grassed lawn and small paved area with a garden bench is the perfect breakfast spot and allows guests to fully enjoy splendid uninterrupted town & sea views, which are beautifully framed by exotic palms. The garden can be enjoyed in all seasons, from a morning coffee, a chilled glass of wine on a romantic summer’s evening or toasted marshmallows and a hot cup of cocoa in the ambient darkening afternoons of autumn. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Please note: All prices include end of stay cleaning. Guests can either take their own linen (towels, duvet covers, sheets, pillowcases) or take advantage of our linen service (See rates under 'Notes on Prices')