Situated in picturesque Brixham, a popular resort town where the modern marina meets quaint fishing harbour and you can watch the fishing trawlers land their catch is Quayside Lookout. A popular resort, Brixham is a wonderful destination for a family holiday. At the edge of the harbour with glorious views, where the boats feel so close you can almost reach out and touch them, this smart first floor apartment is situated above a popular coffee shop, serving Fair Trade coffee as well as cakes and pastries. The open plan living area is bright and spacious and two bedrooms at the rear of the property assure a quiet night's sleep. Here you can leave the car behind taking the nearby ferry, and explore by sea, bus, or steam train which runs from nearby Dartmouth.
First Floor: Hall. L-shaped Lounge/ Diner/Kitchen. Bedroom 1 with king-size bed and en-suite shower room with shower cubicle, WC and washbasin. Utility Room. Bedroom 2 with bunk beds and single bed. Bathroom with bath, WC and washbasin
Night storage and electric heating. Electric oven and hob, fridge, freezer, microwave. Washing machine, tumble dryer. TV/DVD, WiFi. Bed linen and towels included free of charge. 1 parking permit provided for nearby car park. Regret no pets. No smoking. Shop 1/4 mile. Pub 500 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!