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Chalet In Norton Park, Dartmouth, Devon, England

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Chalet in Dartmouth, South Devon, England - The Chalets At Norton Park Offer You The Freedom To Come And Go As You Please, And Provide A Great

Property description. -- All the furniture and furnishings are of good quality to make for a comfortable and relaxing stay. Both bedrooms and the living room have wall mounted Dimplex electric heaters. Chalet 118 has been created as a home from home that the owners use on a regular basis. The chalets at Norton Park offer you the freedom to come and go as you please, and provide a great base to explore the many attractions that South Devon has to offer.


Owner
Tony Rendle
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
August 10, 2017

About Tony Rendle

Tony & Lisa

The Chalet has been bought as our own bolt hole near to our family in Dartmouth. This year the Chalet has been redecorated to make it our home from home, a stylish but comfortable place to escape to.

Tony Rendle purchased this chalet in 2014

Why Tony Rendle chose South Hams

Dartmouth is a beautiful town, with a vibrant social scene, and numerous festivals throughout the year.

What makes this chalet unique

Chalet 118 is ideally located to explore the wonderfully South Devon footpath, a walkers paradise. For those enjoying the outdoors there is an abundance of activities, such as sailing, fishing and with a nearby golf course it offers something for everyone. Dartmouth offers a unique shopping experience with plenty of choice when it comes to fine dining.

Guestbook comments from the owner

My daughter and her two sons loved the chalet. They found everything they needed and the boys loved their bunk beds. The site was very quiet, but they were happy with that. The location of the chalet was on a main road and they found it very convenient for getting to all the nearby beaches, and the ferry. They went crabbing in Dartmouth most evenings. The boys are nattering at Mum to book again for 2014!



Fantastic Chalet, lovely décor, very clean and really well equipped. We stayed for a week with 3 yr old daughter and baby son and had a brilliant holiday. Plenty of space in the Chalet for us all,grassy area outside with no cars nearby for our 3yr old to play on. Dartmouth was great with ferry rides, crabbing, lovely park, beaches, ice creams etc and nearby steam train, rare breeds park and much more. We hope to return in the future. Wendy Dublin
Jun 2014
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Amenities

Dartmouth Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, TV, IPOD/radio alarm clock and hair dryer. Bedroom 2 with full size bunk beds. Both bedrooms have ample hanging space. Additional coordinating blankets are provided for your comfort.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
Suitability:
  • limited accessibility ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • 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
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: Accessibility The chalet is all on one level, but has not been designed for wheelchair users or people with limited mobility. Outside: Norton Park is a small and peaceful site of around 200 chalets set in approx. 22 acres of well maintained grounds. The chalets are thoughtfully laid out in an attractive setting of grass, trees and shrubs and enjoy estuary views from one side and rolling Devon countryside to the other. The allocated parking space for the chalet is close by, and because access roads have been kept to a minimum the site is quiet and safe to walk around. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The beds are made up with high quality white bedding, bath, hand and tea towels are provided however please bring your own towels for use outside of the chalet. The chalet is cleaned on your departure. Other: Folding table and chairs provided for use in the shared outdoor area. Ironing board and iron are provided. A selection of local interest books and board games are provided along with a map of the local area.

Reviews

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When we first arrived at the cottage (after a 12 hour drive from Germany) we were so tired. We just wanted to relax and enjoy our stay. Upon opening the front door, we weee pleased by the first impression. The decor is pleasing and the cottage smelled of cleaning products. Unfortunately, this is the end of the good experience. The floors were sticky, there was hair all over the floor, the place had obviously not been cleaned, or at beast, poorly cleaned by a five year old child. When we went into the master bedroom we were even more disappointed and to be honest, disgusted. We are usually pretty easy going but there is one thing that is 100% of the time unacceptable. There was hair in our bed, in between the sheets. There is no way that this happens unless the sheets were not changed. This completely ruined our experience and made for a very uncomfortable few days. To be honest, it was so dirty that i would have called the owner and demand that it be cleaned properly. I was so exhausted by the drive, though, that I couldn't deal with that.

  • Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so sorry that this has happened, your comments have been forwarded to the cleaning company for them to investigate. Please rest assured that had you contacted us then we would have ensured that the Chalet was cleaned to the standard that we expect.
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Chalet could have been cleaner,

  • 3 of 5

Unfortunately there was a bad smell of damp .

Bed and sofa uncomfortable.

Chalet not very clean.

Parking was a free for all , not as described in literature.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are sorry that the Chalet was not cleaned to the expected standard, your comments have been forwarded to the cleaning company for them to investigate. Regards the parking the company that owns the land have changed their policy in the last few weeks, our page has now been altered to reflect this.
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5

Great value

  • 5 of 5

Despite outwards appearances this chalet is lovely. Clean, comfortable and really well equipped. It's a real bargain and conveniently placed for all that Dartmouth has to offer.

  • Submitted: Jun 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

Well decorated made to feel at home had everything we needed and more would recommend

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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We enjoyed our stay

  • 5 of 5

Clean, quiet with a nice setting.

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Chalet 118.

  • 3 of 5

A very nice area to stay, not to far from town. I recommend the park and ride to avoid car park costs. Plenty to do and nice places to eat. My stay was slightly soured by the fact that I stupidly left 2 pairs of shoes at the property and although I informed customer services on the day I arrived home, they failed to find them even though I told them exactly where they were.

  • Submitted: Apr 18, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
2 Miles
Lots in Town
Nearest Ferry
30 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
5 Miles
Dartmouth Golf Club
Nearest Train
8 Miles
Totnes
Nearest Restaurant
2 Miles
Lots in Town
Nearest Beach
2 Miles
Blackpool Sands

Special interest holidays:

For the more energetic the South Devon coast provides fantastic walking and spectacular scenery. A trip to the home of Agatha Christie perched high above the picturesque river Dart is a must!

Coast/Beach:

There are several award winning beaches within a ten minute drive, including Blackpool Sands and Slapton Sands. A little further away are the popular resorts of Paignton and Torquay and the traditional fishing port of Brixham. For the more energetic the South Devon coast provides fantastic walking and spectacular scenery. A trip to the home of Agatha Christie perched high above the picturesque river Dart is a must! Various boat trips are available from Dartmouth.

Travel:

A regular bus service stops outside of the park, providing links to Totnes and beyond. Several taxis operate from Dartmouth

Distances:

There are many lovely places to visit close by - Dittisham 6 miles, Totnes 13 miles and Kingsbridge 14 miles to name a few. Plymouth is also within easy reach.

Further Details:

As well as the obvious attractions of historic Dartmouth with its fascinating harbour and famous Regatta, there are also plenty of independent shops, a wide range of good places to eat, and quayside pubs where you can sit and watch the world (and boats) go by. There is a M&S Food Store in Dartmouth, as well as a Sainsburys supermarket close to Norton Park. Woodlands Leisure Park is a short drive away.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required to secure a booking, with the balance due 30 days prior to arrival. Full payment is required at the time of booking for all stays less than 1 month away.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday, but may be flexible out of peak season. Arrival is after 2pm, and departure by 10am. Stays of less than a week may be available at certain times - please feel free to ask.

Notes on prices:
Last minute discount maybe available

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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