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Simply Stunning Holiday Accommodation - Luxurious, Fabulous And Family Friendly! - The Penthouse Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Dartmouth Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartment and House in Dartmouth, Devon, England - Set In The Beautiful Grounds Of Barrington House But Only A 10 Minute Stroll To The Centre Of Town

Barrington House is an elegant historical Victorian property standing in its own gorgeous grounds with unbelievable views of the River Dart. We have 3 stunning self catering properties. Choose between The Penthouse (3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms), The Glasshouse (2 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms) or The Hideaway (3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms). They all more than satisfy all prerequisites for an idyllic self catering holiday - the space to spread out, comfortable and luxurious accommodation and a unique and beautiful setting. We try and be all things to all people - we are super baby friendly, family friendly and at the same time offer a romantic escape for couples. We tailor our accommodation to our guests and along with the welcome bottle of prosecco you will also find every type of baby equipment, toy chests, dressing up clothes, books and DVD's and array of information on the local area and our very own Barrington House guide to Dartmouth.

Details for The Penthouse Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom

As its name suggests, The Penthouse is set on top of Barrington House. It has just been completely renovated and is simply stunning! It has commanding views of the River Dart, the Royal Naval College and National Trust Woodland. It has 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, its down private entrance, a beautiful balcony and a huge deck area perfect for barbecuing and relaxing. This property certainly has the WOW factor and that is the first thing you will say when you see the view from the balcony!

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Sarah Smither
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
December 3, 2016
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About Sarah Smither

We bought Barrington House in 2004 and have spent 4 years turning it from a very traditional B&B into a beautiful family home with 3 exciting self catering properties. It has been a labour of love but we are very proud of what we have achieved. We launched the business in July 2012. We have had a very successful start and received fantastic feedback from all our guests.

We live in the main house with our 3 children and love welcoming guests to stay in either The Penthouse, The Glasshouse and The Hideaway. The main house is very separate from the holiday homes but we are on hand if you need any help or advice or simply want to say Hi!

We offer truly luxurious accommodation and we have made our properties suitable for couples, families and groups of friends.

Sarah Smither purchased this apartment in 2004

Why Sarah Smither chose South Hams

Dartmouth has always been a special place and is where where I grew up as a child. It was always my dream to get married in the church by Dartmouth castle and to go on a boat in my wedding dress! My dreams came true although it was a very long time ago now!!!

Having lived abroad for the past 10 years, it is now wonderful to be settled back in Dartmouth with my family and to be living in a such a beautiful house. We wake up every morning to the amazing views of the River Dart and just love living in this part of the world - it takes a lot to beat it! We have 3 children ranging from 7 to 15 years old and there is so much to do - whether it be crab fishing at Dittisham, pottering about on the river, popping over to Salcombe or simply hanging out on one of the beaches - we are never bored!

What makes this apartment unique

Barrington House is a very special place to stay and from the moment you drive through the gates, your holiday expectations however high will be met. The views are amazing, the accommodation is truly luxurious and we are at hand to help make your holiday enjoyable and memorable.

We are also very close to town and have plenty of parking spaces - which are like gold dust in Dartmouth!

We are also very baby, child and family friendly and our list of facilities for babies and children is extensive.

Guestbook comments from the owner

We have received fantastic feedback from all our guests. The one that stands out the most is......At last truly luxurious accommodation!
Oct 2012
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Reviews

The Penthouse Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Fabulous Accommodation with terrific views

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay - the views were amazing and locations perfect for strolling into town.

Linen was crisp and clean, decor inspirational and we will definately be back next year. Thank you so much for our terrific holiday !

  • Submitted: Sep 22, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your great review - so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back!
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Car: not necessary

Special interest holidays:

We try to be all things to everybody and want you to enjoy your holiday - so please let us know if there is anything specific you would like to do or would like us to organize.

Coast/Beach:

We are so close to so many beautiful beaches. The award winning Blackpool sands is a 10 minute drive and sandy surfing Bantham beach is 25 minutes drive. There are many more beaches along the coastline all within a 30 minutes drive.

Travel:

Our nearest airport is Exeter Airport, approximately 1 hours drive away. Our nearest train stain is Totnes which is 25 minutes drive away - Trains go every hour to London Paddington.

Distances:

We are very close to the centre of Dartmouth. It is a lovely 10 minute stroll down the hill and takes about 15 minutes to walk back up again - depending on how fit you are!

If you do fancy getting in the car there are many lovely towns and villages nearby - Kingsbridge, Salcombe, Ashburton, Plymouth are all less than an hours drive away

Further Details:

Dartmouth is a wonderful bustling town offering something for everyone:

Crab fishing, cinema, pirate park, putting green and the best ice cream flavours for the little ones.

Beautiful boutiques, shoe shops, swim shops, home wares shops and galleries for the grown ups

Quaint and quirky pubs, award winning restaurants, wonderful delies and the best fish and chips for the whole family.

Rates & Availability

Dartmouth Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Pre Christmas
Dec 16 2016 - Dec 22 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,269
 
 
Christmas
Dec 23 2016 - Dec 29 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,157
 
 
New Year
Dec 30 2016 - Jan 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,283
 
 
February Half Term
Feb 10 2017 - Feb 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,269
 
 
Easter Holidays
Mar 31 2017 - Apr 20 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,030
 
 
Spring Break
Apr 21 2017 - May 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,522
 
 
May Half Term
May 26 2017 - Jun 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,157
 
 
Summer is nearly here!
Jun 2 2017 - Jun 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,903
 
 
Summer
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,283
 
 
School Holidays
Jul 14 2017 - Aug 17 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,791
 
 
Dartmouth Regatta
Aug 18 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,045
 
 
Late Summer
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,903
 
 
Early Autumn
Sep 8 2017 - Oct 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,649
 
 
October Half Term
Oct 20 2017 - Oct 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,776
 
 
Christmas and New Year
Dec 22 2017 - Jan 4 2018
7 night minimum stay
$2,157
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$228
$1,078
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 33% deposit is required at the time of booking, the full amount is due 6 weeks before arrival along with a security deposit of £250.

We are happy to take last minute bookings and offer discounts for couples. We'd rather see faces than empty places!

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Friday but we are flexible especially out of high season. Check in is 3.30pm and check out is 10.00am

Notes on prices:
During the months of April to October we do weekly lets from Friday to Friday. During the months of November, December, January and February we do shorter break options - weekend wonders which are Friday to Monday(3 nights) and mid week marvels which are Monday through to Friday(4 nights). Prices vary depending on the number of people staying and are between £450 - £600 depending on the property.

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Amenities

Dartmouth Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • River
  • Town
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
    Shower room 2 - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The accommodation is truly luxurious in every way. From all the latest modern kitchen appliances to wall hung TVs in the bedrooms, demisting mirrors in the bathrooms, ambient lighting in the hallways and above all - everything is new! Bedrooms are spacious, beds are comfy, pillows are divine, bathrooms are cool and white, the white company towels are provided. The kitchens are modern and contemporary with all the latest appliances. The living rooms are open plan with huge sofas and lovely seating areas. We are very baby and child friendly but unfortunately don't allow pets. Outside: The outside areas for The Penthouse, The Glasshouse and The Hideaway are separate. They are wonderful - very private and very pretty. They have huge decking areas with a mixture of teak garden furniture and modern rattan sofas. The Glasshouse garden is based on a seaside theme and has plenty of pebbles and grasses and beautiful purple flowers. There is also a trampoline for the younger guests. The Penthouse garden is like stepping into Bali with Buddha’s hidden amongst the flowing bamboo plants. The Penthouse also has a fantastic balcony with one of the best views in Dartmouth! The Hideaway has a lower deck and an upper deck. The upper deck is the ultimate sun terrace and has a beautiful rattan sofa and a retractable awning.The lower deck is perfect for alfresco dining with a covered dining area, a children's picnic table and a fantastic cedar wood hot tub.

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