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Beautiful apartment with outdoor heated pool, 2 min from sandy beach and pier

Sleeps5
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Beautifully furnished, spacious apartment. One bedroom. Outdoor pool and gardens

First floor apartment accessed by steps with railing. Newly decorated and furnished to a high standard. Sleeps 5. There is one bedroom with double bed, single bed, chair, built in wardrobe, chest of drawers, 3 bedside cabinets with lamps. The lounge - diner has a fully equipped modern kitchen area including electric cooker and microwave, bar stools, dining table and large luxury sofa, that pulls out into a double bed. Flatscreen TV, DVD player, selection of DVDs, games, books and magazines. Lovely bed linen is provided and a hair dryer, iron and ironing board. Fully tiled bathroom comprises bath with overhead shower, bathmat, toilet, washbasin and surround. There is a heated towel rail, and a clothes airer. Wall-mounted heaters are in all rooms, and all electricity is included. All rooms overlook the residents' outdoor heated swimming pool (open May - October) and gardens with palm trees. Our apartment is also on the sunny side of the building.....a lovely bonus!

Parking for one car.

Security: The apartment is located behind security gates accessed by swipe card to prevent use of the pool by the general public.

There is a secure entry phone system at the security gates.

The car park also requires the swipe card to open the security barrier. Apartment 35 has one designated parking space. Additional parking available in local car park.

Sorry, no pets.

Non-smokers only please.

Further information, location: New Esplanade Court is a two storey block of privately owned apartments built in a U shape around a landscaped garden and swimming pool. It is set on a private road just behind the main Esplanade, so although very central to all the activities Paignton has to offer, it remains a quiet, hidden away location.

Victoria Park is ideally located only 4 minutes walk from the apartment and there is a fabulous children's playground and duckpond here.

We have put together in the apartment a guide book of information and suggestions of places to visit and things to do during your stay, but there is a tourist information centre just along the Esplanade if you are seeking something we haven't thought of. Alternatively, just sit back with a drink and relax in your comfy surroundings if you're in need of unwinding for a while! Be naughty......treat yourselves to a cream tea on the lawn at the Palace Hotel next door, but go hungry.....the scones are big!

More Details

Owner
Mrs Dee Mather
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 23, 2017

About Mrs Dee Mather

My husband and I have been fortunate enough to be able to take early retirement from our jobs as an electronics engineer and occupational therapist respectively. We have 2 daughters aged 21 and 23 and our adorable 7 year old granddaughter. We also have 3 cats and a golden retriever. We enjoy classic car shows, amateur dramatics and theatre, singing, walking, holidays and good food.

Why Mrs Dee Mather chose Torbay

We bought this apartment having had a fantastic family holiday in one a few years ago! We decided to decorate and furnish it to a much higher standard than the one we stayed in to get the most from the property and to enjoy long weekends there ourselves. There is so much to do locally or you can laze by the pool in the sun, which seems to appear more in Paignton than where we live in Bristol. The location of the apartment can't be beaten as it's only a 2 minute walk from the sandy beach, the pier, Paignton Green, shops and restaurants. The harbour is only a leisurely 10 minute stroll and Torquay and other sandy beaches are only a 10 minute drive away.

What makes this apartment unique

Both the lounge and the bedroom are sunny and overlook the pool. Good to see when it's empty so you can dash down for a swim.

The location can't be beaten with pool, beach, pier, harbour, shops, entertainment, restaurants and pubs all on the doorstep.

Amenities

Paignton Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 44 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 5
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Washbasin. Heated towel rail.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
  • Large sofa in lounge pulls out easily to convert to an additional double bed. Plenty of storage including built in double wardrobe with hangers. Chair in bedroom. Alarm clock radio.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Television
Outside:
  • Gated Community
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
Attractions:
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Dining table seats for 4 people, but 2 bar stools also available in kitchen area. Electric wall mounted heaters in all rooms. Outdoor heated swimming pool is for use of residents only. Open May to end of September.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(19 traveler reviews)

Beautiful apartment with outdoor heated pool, 2 min from sandy beach and pier
average rating of 4.8421054 based on 19 reviews
5

Lovely well equipped clean apartment in fabulous location!

  • 5 of 5

This fabulous apartment has everything you could need for a self catering holiday. It is located literally a minute from the sea front but is in a private gated complex so is lovely and quiet in the apartment. The owners and caretaker lady were all very helpful and answered all our questions and replied to all our emails. Communication was brilliant. This apartment also has an allocated parking space. We didn't use the pool but it did look very inviting and was very clean and tidy. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. We think good communication is important to ensure guests have a great holiday. From what we heard, it sounds like you were enjoying yourselves too much visiting local attractions to use the pool! Really glad you had a lovely holiday.
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5

Great apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Very nice and clean apartment. Great central location for bus, rail and road, perfect for exploring the region.

  • Submitted: Sep 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant flat

  • 5 of 5

Lovely flat brilliant holiday thank u very much

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

lovely modern apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a very nice stay .The apartment is modern and clean. Close to the beach and town, wich are in walking reach.

The apartment is wel equipt.

Ted & Thya from the Netherlands

  • Submitted: Jun 13, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

It's a lovely apartment, clean and very modern.

  • 5 of 5

I had a lovely birthday weekend here, the apartment is extremely central, close to the beach and town, a short walk to the zoo and a short boat ride to Torquay, the apartment itself was lovely and clean, had everything we needed aswell, all in all a lovely apartment and would recommend it for anyone of any age.

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. So glad you had a lovely birthday.
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5

PERFECT PLACE WITH PERFECT SURROUNDING

  • 5 of 5

It was such a delight to return to Esplanade Court after 4 years..an was even better by staying in this lovely clean, modern flat with an added bonus of overlooking the pool so i could keep an eye on my children that never out of it!!..Another added bonus was not having to spend money on loads of parking!! as with previous holidays having to go drive to everything used up such alot of money!! However at Esplanade Court eating out, going to the beach browsing the shops an many more is just all in easy walking reach..We only needed the car to go for days out...We only wish we could stayed for longer as there is just so much to do here.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Paignton Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low 2017
Feb 18 2017 - Apr 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
$75
$351
 
 
Easter 2017
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$564
 
 
Mid 2017
Apr 22 2017 - May 26 2017
3 night minimum stay
$81
$438
 
 
May Half Term 2017
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$564
 
 
Mid / High early 2017
Jun 3 2017 - Jul 21 2017
3 night minimum stay
$88
$564
 
 
Peak 2017
Jul 22 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$752
 
 
Mid / High late 2017
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 22 2017
3 night minimum stay
$88
$564
 
 
Mid 2017
Sep 23 2017 - Oct 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
$75
$438
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$81
$438
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $125

Owners pay a housekeeper to clean, change bed linen, replace usable items e.g. toilet roll, washing up liquid. Owners pay an annual fee to the Management Company TMS who maintain the buildings and gardens.

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Map

Nearest Airport
26 Miles
Exeter
Nearest Barpub
0.1 Miles
Inn On The Green
Nearest Ferry
29 Miles
Plymouth
Nearest Golf
5.14 Miles
Churston
Nearest Train
0.6 Miles
Paignton
Nearest Motorway
20 Miles
M5 junction 31
Nearest Restaurant
0.1 Miles
Inn On The Green
Nearest Beach
0.1 Miles
Paignton Sands
Car: not necessary

Beautifully furnished first floor apartment overlooking shared heated outdoor swimming pool and only a stone's throw from the sandy beach, pier and Green. Lots of places to eat, Multiplex cinema, Crazy Golf, Harbour, shops and amusements all within 5 minutes level walk. You definitely won't be bored. There's so much for the whole family to see and do locally around the English Riviera. 20 beaches set along 22 miles of magnificent coastal scenery and fabulous boat trips around the coast. There are coastal walks or there's Dartmoor for hiking. Paignton zoo is a great family day out. At Torquay, 10 minutes drive, you'll enjoy harbour side cafes, shops, Dinosaur World, Kent's Cavern Prehistoric Caves, award winning 'Living Coasts', Torre Abbey, Torquay Museum with England's only Agatha Christie Gallery. Remember to see the amazing Model Village at Babbacombe and Sir Francis Drake's ship 'Golden Hind' at Brixham. If you need a rest, we recommend Greenway Mansion and Gardens for picnics!

Golf: Churston Golf Course is 5.14 miles. Many other golf clubs/ centres in the area.

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