This property is located right on the beach front at South Milton Sands in South Devon a well-maintained beach with a pretty stretch of sand interesting rock pools and a beachside cafe which offers fresh seafood and a takeaway service. The surrounding area is full of beautiful characterful villages many with welcoming village pubs but it isn t all tranquil rural life as the town of Salcombe is just five miles away and offers a fabulous harbour five beaches and a range of shops and eateries. Other attractions in the area include Woodlands Family Theme Park Dartmoor Zoo and the breath-taking Burgh Island former favourite haunt of Agatha Christie and Noel Coward. This apartment offers contemporary accommodation all situated on one level with lift access. The main living is the open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner which is a stylish and comfortable space with amazing sea views a TV and DVD and a sofa bed which can be used to accommodate two extra guests with prior arrangement. The dining table comfortably seats six beyond which the kitchen is well-equipped with an electric oven induction hob microwave fridge freezer and dishwasher whilst the washer/dryer is located in a separate utility cupboard. The apartment s two bedrooms are both restful spaces with understated colour schemes TVs and sea views. The king-size room has an en-suite shower room with WC as well as a Juliet balcony whilst the second room is a twin room with access to a lovely balcony which can be made up as another king-size room on request thanks to the zip-and-link beds. The bathroom offers a shower-over-bath and WC. Outside in addition to the balcony the apartment also benefits from a small private patio with garden furniture whilst there are also shared gardens where guests have use of a BBQ. A real draw for this property is the shared outdoor heated pool which is open during the summer season and offers a wonderful space to relax play and exercise with the sound of waves lapping on the beach. There is one allocated parking space with additional visitor parking available on a first-come basis.
Devon has quite a few claims to fame such as being the backdrop to many films, including; War Horse - starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Hiddleston, and directed by Steven Spielberg. Sense and Sensibility - starring Emma Thompson, Alan Rickman, Hugh Grant and Kate Winslet. The French Lieutenant's Woman - starring Meryl Streep and Jeremy Irons. Edge Of Tomorrow: Live Die Repeat - starring Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt and Brendan Gleeson. So you may recognise a few of the locations from their appearances on the big screen.
Did you know that Agatha Christie, Reverend John Russell, Sir Francis Drake, and Sir Walter Raleigh all hailed from Devon? Agatha Christie went on to become a best-selling novelist, Reverend John Russell developed the Jack Russell Terrier, Sir Francis Drake circumnavigated the world, and Sir Walter Raleigh became a famous explorer.
South Devon is home to over 20 miles of Torbay coastline which is otherwise known as the 'English Riviera'. Brixton, Paignton and Torquay are the three Riviera towns and are great places to enjoy a day at the seaside. So if you fancy some fresh sea air and picturesque views then visit the 'English Riviera'.
The Dartmoor National Park can be found in Devon and offers visitors a dramatic moorland landscape, ancient woodland, rare wildlife and notable influences, such as the location for Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes case 'The Hound of the Baskervilles'.
We hope you enjoy your break in Devon!