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A holiday rental home in Ilsington provides a comfortable home base for your all-weather activities.

Ilsington offers year round activities and attractions for people of all ages. When you choose a holiday rental home in Ilsington, you will have all of the comforts of home whilst being near a variety of shopping, fine dining and countless attractions.

Things to do on holiday to Ilsington

No matter what time of the year you choose to holiday to Ilsington you will find there is plenty to do. During the warmer months, Mount Batten Centre Sailing offers the opportunity for sailing and other water adventures. There are lessons for a variety of skill levels. The Plymouth Pavilion Fun Pool features two water slides. There are even areas that allow those who do not know how to swim to enjoy time in the water. Plymouth Ski Centre is a popular destination once the weather turns cold. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding and snow tubing and take lessons from the well trained staff.

Places to visit on holiday to Ilsington

The City Museum and Art Gallery features an extensive permanent collection. Items include artwork, historical artefacts and military memorabilia. In addition to the permanent exhibits, there are also temporary exhibits that cover a variety of topics. The Elizabethan House was built in the 16th century. Visitors can see a wonderful collection of period furniture and interesting exhibits. For a lesson in spirits, travellers can stop by the Plymouth Gin where liquor has been distilled since the 18th century. There is an exhibition explaining how the process has changed throughout the years. There are plenty of attractions geared towards children as well. The National Maritime Museum is a wonderful choice for a rainy day. There are several exhibits covering different parts of the world as well as the deepest aquarium tank in the country. 123 Jump in nearby Crowhill features a number of playrooms each geared towards a different age group.

Weather in Ilsington

Those on holiday to Ilsington will find that the weather is a bit milder than in other parts of the country. The summer highs only reach about 19 to 20 degrees whilst the winter lows average about 3 to 4 degrees.

The region sees slightly more precipitation than do some other parts of the country. The most rain falls in the winter. December and January each bring about 115 mm. The least rainfall occurs in the spring and summer when only about 55 to 60 mm falls each month.

Travel to Ilsington

There are several options for travellers wishing to fly into the area. The London City Airport (LCY) is the closest at just over 11 km from Ilsington. However, there are a limited number of flights to and from that airport.

There are several larger airports, such as London Heathrow (LHR),   25 km away and Gatwick (LGW), 43 km away, which offer many more flights. Stansed Airport (STN) is 45 km from Ilsington and often has a variety of discounted fares.

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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Perfect New Year's getaway!

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      This was the perfect place to get away from the pace and stress of London for the new year break. My girlfriend and I drove down from London on New Year's Eve and although the roads were dark and we did mistake another cottage for this one, once we had arrived we knew we had booked the right accommodation for our long weekend. The cottage was the perfect size for the two of us and could comfortably fit a small family. The bed was huge and very comfortable and warmed up nicely on those cold winter nights. The bathroom is reached via the bedroom and we had no problems at all. The kitchen also comes fully fitted, with glassware, cookware and utensils. In the living room, there is a TV and DVD player with a selection of DVDs and a small choice of puzzles and board games, which are perfect for couples and families as well as some books. One thing I would advise is to bring slippers as the living room and kitchen floors are stone so do get cold in the winter. The location of the cottage was extremely practical, with the main road from Tavistock to Okehampton close by. The cottage sits on its own is totally peaceful. Animals do come and go as mentioned in the listing. It is also a great location to drive or walk further into the park. However, a lot of the walks mentioned on the internet do fall further south and east of the cottage. This should not be much of a problem if one has a car. We spent a day and a half walking the moors and as inexperienced walkers, we were lucky to have a wonderful day of sunshine and clear skies to tackle one of the easier walks from Princetown. We also took a day trip to Cornwall, with Land's End a two hour drive away, on another gloriously sunny day and this is also a perfect option for those who wish to see a different type of beauty on their trip. The hosts, Helen and Robin, were friendly but not intrusive. The welcome pack of biscuits were much appreciated. Finally, my girlfriend and I must thank them once again for helping us to jump start our car after a particularly cold night. I would highly recommend anyone thinking of a break in this part of the country to seriously consider this listing. It is a cosy retreat in acres of space. Again, the perfect getaway for two city dwellers to escape from it all.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 14-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016

                                                                                                      Quiet, relaxing

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Lakeside was a good size and had everything we needed for our stay, including an OS map of the area. It was lovely to arrive to complimentary scones, clotted cream, jam and wine, too! The location is easy to find - near enough to civilisation that a pub, Spar, petrol station and an honesty stand of local produce was easily within walking distance, but far enough away to feel we were nestled in the countryside. As we visited in January, we were lucky to have the site (almost) to ourselves, so the swimming pool etc was even more of a luxury. And there were no kids to turf us off the table football! The house has a plentiful supply of heaters and is very cosy. Lakeside overlooks a lawn and small woodland fishing lake. There's a boardwalk through the brook and marshy bits, but definitely take wellies or waterproofed walking boots if you want to explore that area. Some excellent bird-action for ornithologists too, although I'm not sure the fisherman would approve of the heron we spotted on day one! Disappointed we didn't see the horseshoe bats but we were out of season. If you go in the winter months, we suggest a torch as although the site has good lighting, there are inevitably some dark bits. This is a good location, within easy driving distance of Bigbury Bay, Slapton Sands, Hope Bay, Salcombe and Dartmoor. The agent was easily contactable and helpful when we needed a light fixed too. All in all a very nice Wintry stay. Thank you.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jan 2017

                                                                                                      Lovely place, had everything we needed and very relaxing.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Perfect for two young families to stay over the New Year period, all child friendly including stairs gates and excellent layout on the ground floor as all open plan. Highly recommend!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: 09-Jan-2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Dec 2016