Harbour View Retreat is a romantic hideaway just for two, a neat studio apartment which is cosy and intimate. The friendly owners unique works of art adorn the walls, but you'll doubtless spend your time gazing at the ever changing view of the harbour below. Everything you need here is within easy reach, the compact kitchen area has a two plate electric hob, small oven and microwave, and is sufficient for simple meals should you want an evening away from the many excellent local pubs and restaurants. Take a stroll down Temperance Steps to the pretty harbour, where you'll find interesting shops and a modern marina, or venture further afield to picturesque Dartmouth, or the beach resort of Paignton where you'll find many popular attractions.
Ground Floor: Bedsitting room with double bed. Small kitchen with two ring electric oven. Bathroom with bath, shower, WC and washbasin.
Central heating. Electric cooker, fridge, microwave. TV/DVD, WiFi. Bed linen and towels included free of charge. Off road parking for one car. Regret no pets. No smoking. Shop/ Pub 200 yards. Beach 5 miles.
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!