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Modern, Luxurious 3 Bedroom Apartment With Sea Views In Sought After Location In The English Riviera

Bedrooms 3
Half Baths1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 1 - 3 nights


About the property

Apartment in Torquay, South Devon, England - Peacefull Location With Short Walk Acces To Local Amenites & Beach And Public Park Areas

Superb Apartment in a security gated complex in the heart Torbay's millionaires row, situated in the sought after area of Wellswood Village the home of Kent's cavern caves. Torbay is known as the English Rivera & magnolias nestles into this semi rural location perfectly. A 10 minute walk will take you directly to the beach and fabulous scenic views and walks. Child friendly ie stair gates, high chairs and such can be arranged on booking and with the gated drive makes it very safe. The Annex can be rented separately or as part of a package to be included in renting the main house which sleeps 24. Magnolias Annex has its own secure gated entrance separate from the main house and has parking for 2 cars on the stone patio area.

Member since: 2013
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
March 14, 2018

About Hayley

Torquay is where I was born and despite being well travelled I would not chose to live anywhere else. My house is situated in the affluent area of Ilsham Marine Drive. A beautiful valley and wooded area leads to the seafront and beach facilities, all within a 10 minute walk. In the opposite direction the village of Wellswood can be found, which offers a variety of shops, cafes and restaurants, beauty salons, hairdressers and a Pub, within a 5-10 minute walk.

So more people can enjoy the benefits of this stunning location.

Hayley purchased this apartment in 2001

Why Hayley chose Torquay

The property is within 2 miles of a local train station. Exeter airport is approximately 25 miles away and Bristol airport is 90 miles away.

Local shops are a 5 minute walk, whilst the centre of Torquay town is approximately 2 miles.

For those wanting to expand on their shopping experience the historic City of Exeter is 22 miles away. Approximately 30 miles to the west, The city of Plymouth, which is the largest of Devon's cities, can be found. It has a maritime history of great importance and is also the home to the National Marine Aquarium. Dartmoor National Park which is full of legends, folklore and wild ponies can be reached by 30-40 minutes car drive.

What makes this apartment unique

The location of this property speaks volumes. It is nestled in a leafy, quiet, up market suburb of Torquay, widely referred to as 'millionaire's row'.

There is so much to do within the surrounding area and local town, guests will not have to travel far and wide on a daily basis to find entertainment.

The apartment is clean, modern and luxurious and would suit a family or small group perfectly.

We have a complete sky package installed and have recently purchased the latest 'Xbox' games console for guests to use.

There is also a family membership available for the 5* Imperial Hotel Gym and Spa, which is nearby.


Torquay Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Building Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
  • The family bathroom encompasses a large power shower, toilet and wash basin. There is a separate toilet and wash basin on the ground floor, off the kitchen area, by the Master Bedroom.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The Master bedroom is a large double room, with a King sized Double bed. It is situated on the ground floor, with access to a WC opposite. Bedroom 2 and 3 are double bedrooms with double beds and sea views.
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bath, hand towels and linen are provided. Please bring your own beach towels and tea towels. Towels and linen are replenished on a weekly basis if you have a 2 week or more rental. Additional cleaning can be arranged at an agreed fee. Other: The Dining area has a large glass table and chairs which seats 6 people.


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Modern, Luxurious 3 Bedroom Apartment With Sea Views In Sought After Location In The English Riviera
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews

Lovely family stay at Magnolias Annex

  • 5 of 5

As a family of four with two younger children Magnolias Annex was the perfect getaway for us. It had all that we needed and the proximity to the beach was perfect for us. The master bedroom was of a good size with large tv. We had a few sunny days and sat outside with a bbq which was very private and we felt safe letting the kids wander in and out. The annex in fact is a house of a good size and perfect for a family of four, or even six. There are beautiful views on a sunny day down to the beach, which we particularly appreciated being from central London. All in all a great family stay for us all. We will be back next year, thank you.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: July 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful place for a short break

  • 5 of 5

This annex (actually a full house in its own right) is an amazingly appointed and spacious base for a short break in the English Riviera. We were lucky enough to happen upon this property at short notice and we're given a great deal on the advertised price. Everything that we needed was right there, meaning we had a lovely relaxing break away from it all - and our two young ones were more than happy too with enough technology to keep them occupied during evening 'down-time'.

Booking was a delight, and any questions were answered quickly via a friendly text with Amy.

I can't enthuse enough about this place, thanks Amy!

The Stokes'

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2014
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Top Lage, tolle Wohnung

  • 5 of 5

Uns erwartete ein Haus mit viel Komfort in einer fantastischen Lage.

Wir haben die Zeit dort bei schönem Wetter sehr genossen und wollen diese Unterkunft gerne weiterempfehlen (die Haustür und das Tor waren eine Herausforderung ^^ )

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
27.1 Miles
Nearest Barpub
0.6 Miles
Nearest Ferry
34.6 Miles
Nearest Golf
2.4 Miles
St Marychurch
Nearest Train
2.7 Miles
Nearest Motorway
9.6 Miles
Nearest Restaurant
0.6 Miles
Nearest Ski
4.4 Miles
Nearest Beach
1.2 Miles
Car: not necessary


The nearest 2 beaches called Meadfoot and Ansteys Cove are a 5 - 10 minute walk. Torbay boasts of multiple beaches all catering to different needs and requirements, such as sandy, shingle, pebbles, commercialised or private hide aways.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $27.7
Refundable damage deposit $276.97

Booking Notes:
We request a 30% booking deposit to be paid to secure your booking. The final installment is due 8 weeks prior to your arrival in addition to a house keeping deposit of £200. The house keeping deposit is refunded within 14 days of your departure date subject to any damages.

Changeover Day:
Check in time is 3pm and departure time by 10am. Our preferred change over day is Saturday but we can be flexible.

30% deposit required to secure property rental. 70% plus security deposit of £200 due 8 weeks prior to arrival

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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