Located in Kingsbridge, Devon
This elegant three-storey property rests in Kingsbridge, Devon and can sleep ten people in five bedrooms.
- Sleeps: 10
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 3
- Pet Friendly: 1
Full of life, the bustling town of Kingsbridge can be found resting on a beautiful estuary within the incredible landscapes of the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Boasting an award-winning pub, a good selection of restaurants and a supermarket selling all of your household essentials, it’s little wonder this charming town makes an excellent base from any self-catering stay. Visit the surrounding towns of Salcombe and Ivybridge, or spend your days in the idyllic villages that line the South West Coast Path, such as Hope Cove and Bantham.
Nestled at the heart of the bustling market town of Kingsbridge in the South Hams area of Devon, is this fabulous dwelling. Set over three floors and with views over the pretty recreation park, tennis courts and the scenic Kingsbridge estuary, Victoria Lodge has been wonderfully designed with contemporary furnishings and stylish interiors throughout and offers a splendid setting for a large family getaway to Devon, at any time of year!
Be sure to admire the traditional charm of the striking open fire, as you snuggle close to loved ones in the homely sitting room and begin to discuss all of your adventures for the upcoming days. Pop the kettle on in the gorgeous kitchen/diner and enjoy a warm cup of coffee at the oak topped breakfast bar, before taking to the impressive range cooker to prepare a hearty afternoon snack for all to devour whilst gathered at the generous dining table. Open up the patio doors and venture out into the well-kept garden for a moment of peace and quiet, before returning inside to the adjoining utility where you can keep on top of the laundry with the help of the washing machine and tumble dryer. There is also the added benefit of a ground floor shower room.
Retire to the quaint snug, where you can enjoy a moment to yourself before taking the staircase up to the first floor to discover a large and luxurious Jack-and-Jill bathroom, home to both a bath and a spacious walk-in shower, that leads you through to a restful king-size bedroom. Split over two levels, the first floor also boasts a second bathroom with a corner bathtub, along with two additional bedrooms consisting of a king-size and a twin which can be arranged into a super-king-size upon request. Completing the bedrooms are two double bedrooms that can be found resting on the second floor, each finished with lovely fresh bedding and a plethora of storage space to house all of your belongings.
Spend your days learning of this market town's rich history with a visit to the quaint Cookworthy Museum The picturesque estuary is a stone's throw away, lending itself perfectly for canoeing and boating - hire a paddleboard from the Crabshell Inn and discover the coastline from the water. Perhaps enjoy a seafood treat later, or hop aboard the River Maid for a leisurely ride to the sailing town of Salcombe.
Stock up on treats from local artisan shops or stop off at one of the many well-established restaurants within the area for a delicious evening meal. Visit Quayside leisure centre just over the road boasting a full-sized swimming pool and offering many leisure activities. Bask in the sunshine on Salcombe North Sands or visit the Salcombe Maritime Museum, before crossing over to East Portlemouth for an exhilarating hike along the South West Coast Path to the iconic Start Point lighthouse. Enjoy afternoon tea at The Gara Rock Hotel, climb to the top of Burgh island to overlook the Art Deco style hotel favoured by Agatha Christie and Oscar Wilde. Wander the exotic gardens of the National Trust owned Overbeck's and see Thurlestone Rock, before grabbing a snack at the Beach Hut. Escape to Devon with an unforgettable holiday at Victoria Lodge.
Set within the popular South Hams district of South Devon, Kingsbridge is a market town sitting on the Salcombe estuary surrounded by beautiful countryside. Located in the South Devon Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, it is one of the most popular areas for visitors as it offers so much. The estuary provides plenty of options to get on the water whether fancy sailing, kayaking or stand up paddleboarding. If you are just looking for a day on the beach then Salcombe, East Portlemouth, Blackpool Sands or the two beaches at Thurlestone will all fit the bill. Walkers have a choice of walking a section of the South West Coast Path or heading inland and enjoying the many trails in the AONB. Plenty of options when wanting to eat out and some excellent towns and villages to explore nearby including Salcombe, Beesands, Dartmouth and Bigbury-on-Sea.