Located in Torquay, Devon
Driftwood rests in Torquay and can sleep six people in three bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 6
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Pet Friendly: No
The kitchen in this property is equipped with an electric oven, induction hob, kettle, toaster, microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher, and the living/dining room has seating for six and a Smart TV. There are three bedrooms, a king-size with an en-suite, a double and a bunk, along with a bathroom and a cloakroom. Outside, there is off-road parking for two cars, a lawned front garden and an enclosed rear patio with furniture and a hot tub. For your local conveniences, you’ll find a shop within 0.2 miles, a pub within 0.1 mile and a beach within 0.8 miles. WiFi, fuel, power, bed linen and towels are all included in the rental price. Apologies, but smoking is not permitted. Uncover the delights of the English Riviera with a stay at Driftwood.
Settled within a private development, in the heart of the charming coastal town of Torquay, in Devon, rests this contemporary semi-detached holiday home, Driftwood. Enjoying close proximity to a wealth of the English Riviera's must-see sights and attractions, including the picture-perfect harbour and the pristine sands of Torquay Beach, there's no better place to explore Devon than with a stay at Driftwood. Two sought-after off-road parking spaces greet you upon arrival, leading you through a well-kept front garden and into a hallway space, providing handy storage to store your beach-going essentials away from the main living areas.
Unwind following an action-packed day of adventure and move through to the open-plan living/dining room, where you can snuggle up in front of the Smart TV as the designated chef gets to work on preparing a hearty meal in the nearby kitchen. Uncork a bottle of wine and gather together at the dining table with seating for six, or venture outdoors, fire up the barbeque, and soak in the evening sunshine in your private garden. End each day in style with a blissful soak amongst the bubbles of the hot tub, and as the skies grow darker, retreat indoors and prepare for bed with a quick rinse in the bathroom. When sleep calls, you're spoilt for choice between three well-presented bedrooms, with a king-size, a double and a bunk room to choose from, offering flexible sleeping arrangements for both adults and children sharing.
The Torquay Museum rests next door to this Devon holiday home, showcasing fascinating displays relating to local history, whilst those interested in crime may prefer a visit to The Real Crime Museum, found a short distance away. Take advantage of your close proximity to the coast and spend a peaceful afternoon lounging on the pristine sands of Torquay beach, or simply watch the world go by as you relax with your favourite tipple alongside the glistening waters of the harbour.
More seaside adventures await in Paignton, with its fun-filled pier, sure to keep the little ones entertained, along with the award-winning sands of Paignton Beach, and the exhilarating waterpark of Splashdown Quaywest. Animal lovers will delight with a visit to Paignton Zoo Environmental Park, settled further inland, whilst those looking to uncover the fascinating history of Devon will delight with a tour of Berry Pomeroy Castle and the National Trust's Compton Castle.
The delights of the English Riviera await with a stay at Driftwood.
- Three bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x double, 1 x bunk
- Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC
- Cloakroom with basin and WC
- Living/dining room
- Gas central heating
- Electric oven, induction hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher
- Smart TV, WiFi
- Fuel and power are included in the rent
- Bed linen and towels are included in the rent
- Off-road parking for 2 cars
- Front garden with lawn and enclosed rear secluded patio garden with furniture and hot tub
- Sorry, no pets and no smoking
- Shop 300 metres, pub 150 metres, the beach under 1 mile
- No stag/hen or similar
Part of the English Riviera, Torquay is famed for its sandy beaches and palm trees and has been attracting visitors with its charms for hundreds of years. So much to see and do in the area including the underground caves at Kents Caverns, the 800-year-old Torre Abbey, the Living Coasts Marine Zoo and Aquarium, Babbacombe Model Village as well as the Torquay Museum. Agatha Christie was born here the Inernational Agatha Christie Festival is held annually and you can walk the Agatha Christie mile to discover some of the murder scenes from her books. Take the steam train to Kingswear and enjoy a trip along the River Dart.
Plenty of activities available on the calm waters of Tor Bay including sailing dinghies, yachts and motorboats with sea schools available for those looking to take a structured course. There are plenty of beaches nearby, you will be spoilt for choice. The choice of cuisine is huge, including Michelin starred restaurants and tastes from around the world to tea rooms and cafes and pubs. A vibrant evening scene gives you choices of theatre, concerts, plays, musicals, comedy and ballet. In summer open-air theatres play at Cockington Country Park and various National Trust properties nearby.