Located in Torquay, Devon
This cottage-style apartment rests in Torquay in Devon and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 4
- Bedrooms: 2
- Bathrooms: 1
- Pet Friendly: No
The Bay is a stunning, luxury apartment, close to the beach and harbour in the seaside town of Torquay, South Devon. The property has two bedrooms, a king-size bed (zip/link) and a double bedroom. There is also a family bathroom with walk-in shower, a kitchen and a living/dining room. Outside, there is off-road parking for one car and a small, enclosed front garden with seating. The Bay is a luxurious retreat by the coast in South Devon.
Recently built on the grounds of a former Victorian villa, is this luxury, cottage-style apartment, The Bay. Situated below the owner's home and just 500 metres from the harbourside, in the enviable location of Torquay, on South Devon's English Riviera coastline, this property is ideal for a family or couple looking for a luxurious coastal retreat. Thoughtfully designed to an extremely high standard, with modern furnishings and a sleek white decor, The Bay is accessed via a set of landscaped steps down from your off-road parking space, where you will find a small enclosed garden with seating area. Heading inside, you will be met with a spacious living/dining room, with stunning white-tiled flooring and a large L-shaped sofa with a splash of sea greens and blues, as well as a dining table with seating for four, the perfect place to gather together for family meals and to plan your activities for the duration of your stay. The kitchen is equally as impressive, with sublime granite worktops, a carved granite sink, a stunning 5-ring gas Miele Range cooker and a host of other appliances and amenities to enable you to cook delicious meals, with a dishwasher and washing machine included for your convenience. The apartment has two bright and spacious bedrooms; a king-size bed (zip/link) and a double. The stylish bathroom completes the layout, with generous walk in shower, wide sink and porcelain tiles to give it that extra touch of luxury. The Bay is in an enviable location, with the beach and Victoria Harbour just a few minutes' walk away, boasting a huge selection of restaurants if you wish to dine by the sea, as well as pubs, takeaways, shops, a bowling alley and cinema for some family-friendly fun. From here, there are numerous beaches and coves to spend an afternoon at, along with attractions such as Torquay Museum, Agatha Christie Gallery, Dinosaur World and Living Coasts, where you can enjoy close-up experiences with many different animals and insightful talks. Walkers and cyclists can join the South West Coast Path in either direction; head north along the affectionately-known English Riviera towards Babbacombe and its fascinating model village, along with Torquay Golf Course and Kents Cavern, a fascinating series of prehistoric caves, while a venture south brings you to Paignton, with its stunning beach and pier and world-famous zoo, along with the fishing village of Brixham, with its own harbour and the Berry Head National Nature Reserve, offering scenic nature trails, lots of wildlife to discover and a lighthouse. If time is of the essence, simply board a ferry at Torquay Harbour, which will take you to Paignton and Brixham with ease. The Bay is a fantastic property to base your next holiday in the South of Devon.
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.