GOTHIC CASTLE WITH AMAZING VIEWS, MEMORABLE SELF CATERING HOLIDAY COTTAGE

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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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GOTHIC CASTLE WITH AMAZING VIEWS, MEMORABLE SELF CATERING HOLIDAY COTTAGE

Teignmouth Castle Rental Photos and Description

A taste of grandure with lots of character views over Shaldon estuary

Lovely listed castle folly said to be styled on Balmoral and recently converted for holiday rental. Many unique features and lots of history; Vivien Liegh was a regular house guest here.

Outstanding sea and estuary views from every window. A short walk from Teignmouth town centre and sea front and easy driving access to Dawlish, Shaldon, Torquay, Dartmoor and Exeter plus many other south Devon attractions.

The property has plenty of space with 5 large bedrooms, 3 double and 2 twin beds. Please note the tower room is accessible by a two story spiral staircase. It has fantastic views and a unique character but can be difficult for elderly or disabled people to access.

Two bathrooms, one with steam shower room. Large garden and ample parking.

Large lounge diner where you can sit and eat dinner overlooking the sea.

A delightful and unique place to stay.

The kitchen and bathrooms are all new but the character and features are all original.

We are continually upgrading this luxury accommodation and always welcome comments and suggestions from our guests.

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Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered

Gary Molton

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Speaks german, english
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Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
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Reviews

4.9
based on 8 traveler reviews

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Gothic Castle with amazing views, memorable self catering holiday cottage
average rating of 4.875 based on 8 reviews
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Gothic Castle with amazing views, memorable self catering holiday cottage
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Teignmouth Teignbridge
5

FANTASTIC PROPERTY

  • 5 of 5
Booking easy & professional, property just as described, amazing views - easy to find and access, warm & welcoming - we were a family group with teenage children but would equally suit adult groups. Great base for travelling around, coastal trips, trips to Dartmoor - town easily accessible. All in all a fabulous stay - would thoroughly recommend
  • Submitted: Nov 12, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
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Teignmouth Teignbridge
SLC, Utah
5

COMFORTABLE AND GREAT VIEWS THROUGHOUT

  • 5 of 5
We loved our stay at Yannon Towers. Seriously, it was one of the most memorable places we've ever stayed on a vacation. It was comfortable, plenty of space, and overall, it had everything we needed. It was close to the train, as well. We didn't need to rent a car (although we did). There were a lot of stairs, but I chalked that up to making it even more memorable. We would definitely stay at Yannon Towers again.
  • Submitted: Jun 7, 2012
  • Stayed: May 2011
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Teignmouth Teignbridge
5

BIRTHDAY WEEKEND WITH MURDER MYSTERY.

  • 5 of 5
A fantastic venue for a get together. The building has a lot of character and of course offers the opportunity to have your morning coffee in a turret overlooking a stunning sea view.

Apart from the turret, the castle offers some special touches, like a steam shower with a radio mp3 player, a welcome basket of tea, coffee and local fudge, board games galore and stunning views from every window you look out of.

We hosted a murder mystery on the Saturday night and it was the perfect setting. The rest of the time we spent exploring the local area where there is lots to offer in the way of coastal walks, small independent shops and we were lucky enough to stumble across a St George's day Morris dancing celebration.

We were only there for a weekend but made some very fond memories and we were all sad to leave.

Cannot recommend enough.

Many thanks.
  • Submitted: Apr 29, 2012
  • Stayed: Apr 2012
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Teignmouth Teignbridge
5

WHAT AN AMAZING PLACE!

  • 5 of 5
I have just returned from a weekend where 10 of us went to stay Yannon Towers (The Castle) where we were celebrating 3 25th birthdays. I would just like to say what an amazing time we had, the castle was beautiful and made such a difference to the usual cottage setting that we tend to go for.

The castle is magnificent and whilst not Disney the turrets, high ceilings and sweeping staircase did make it feel a little magical! We all had a fab time, it was good to stay somewhere that catered to all of us e.g. enough double and twin rooms for the mix of us. Having arrived at 11pm we spent a while exploring each of the rooms and the view in the morning was such a gorgeous sight to wake up to. We stayed in the cream double room on the first floor which was charming as was the view from all of the rooms - all 10 of us were very happy. The tower room was great as was the view from the very top of the turret.

The fittings & fixtures are all clearly brand new and the multipurpose shower/steam room was good. On the Saturday we all walked into Teignmouth and despite the unforgiving October weather walked along the seafront and enjoyed fish & chips & ice creams on the beach. I fully recommend dabbling in a bit of crazy golf which has a very nicely maintained course. In the evening we had organised to do a murder mystery which was further brought to life by the castles atmosphere and charm - a definite must if you are having dinner in the castle and want it to be a bit different.

Altogether an amazing weekend, I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone.
  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Oct 2011
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Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Teignmouth Teignbridge
Hampshire
4

A VERY SPECIAL PLACE TO STAY

  • 4 of 5
Fabulous views and interesting rooms. An unusual and special place that is big enough for ten, but cosy at the same time. We loved the turret room and the sunsets from the top. But you need a good head for heights.

It was clean without being fussy and everything worked.

Teignmouth is a friendly lively place. Recommend going by ferry to Shaldon and walking along the cliffs or through the smuggler's tunnel to the beach.

Would love to go back for longer.
  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2010
  • Stayed: Oct 2010
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Recommended for:  Pet-friendly, Girls Getaway, Tourists without a Car, Families with Teenagers
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Gothic Castle with amazing views, memorable self catering holiday cottage
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Teignmouth Teignbridge
Reading
5

FANTASTIC STAY IN AN AUTHENTIC CASTLE!!

  • 5 of 5
We went to stay at Yannon Towers for a long weekend (8 adults and 2 small kids!!)

We are all friends from uni & go away annually - this was our first try at something different and we were absolutely blown away by the castle!

You wouldn't expect to find something so grand and when you first enter the castle it takes your breath away!

Many of the fixtures and fittings are clearly brand new but it has a magnificent old charm, it felt enchanted. We ended up staying in more than planned just because we all enjoyed the atmosphere so much.

We all loved it & will definitely be going back!
  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2010
  • Stayed: Mar 2010
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Recommended for:  Girls Getaway, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
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Map

Nearest Airport
10 Kilometres
Exeter
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Plymouth
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Teignmouth
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
M5 end of
Nearest Beach
1200 Metres
beach
Car: recommended

Only 10 minutes walk to Teignmouth town centre and beaches.

Easy access onto the A380 and A38 providing quick access to Torquay, Exeter and Dartmoor.

Other Activities: childrens water play area

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Availability & Rates

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Teignmouth Castle Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
High Season
Jul 19 2014 - Aug 29 2014
7 night minimum stay
£1,790
 
 
Mid Season
Aug 30 2014 - Sep 19 2014
3 night minimum stay
£250
£1,295
 
 
Mid Season
Sep 20 2014 - Oct 24 2014
3 night minimum stay
£210
From
£225
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£1,050
 
 
October half term
Oct 25 2014 - Oct 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
 
 
Low season
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 19 2014
3 night minimum stay
£150
From
£185
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
£790
 
 
Xmas & New Year
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 2 2015
7 night minimum stay
£1,600
 

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee £15
Refundable damage deposit £150
20% deposit on booking.
Balance and housekeeping deposit 6 weeks before arrival
Notes £150 refundable housekeeping deposit required with final payment.
£15 per dog per week. Max 2, no dangerous breeds.
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Amenities

Teignmouth Castle Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • castle (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 172 m²
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Town
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Family
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Internet
  • Wireless Internet
  • Parking Off Street
  • Washing Machine
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , steam room being fitted
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , downstairs toilet only
  • The ensuit on the first floor has a steam room shower with mp3 player and seat
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , Access via small spiral staircase only
  • Bedrooms are on three stories. 1 and 2 on first floor have a shared en suite. 3 and 4 on second floor along with the master bathroom. Bed 5 is in the tower on the 3rd floor accessed from the 1st floor via a spiral staircase. Fantastic views but not suitable for elderly or disabled.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • CD Player
  • Audio Tape Player
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Binoculars
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
Notes:
Lots of stairs in tower so only lower bedrooms are suitable for elderly.
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