This luxurious modern fifth floor penthouse apartment with two double size bedrooms offers simply stunning 180 degree coastal views both westwards over the Atlantic Ocean to Lundy Island and also up the long wide Blue Flag surfing beach of Westward Ho! It’s ideal for Holidays or Short Breaks and befits from off street private parking. It has high speed BROADBAND WiFi through the apartment. We have had the apartment completely redecorated in January 2017 to ensure that we keep the 5 star ratings our guests give the apartment.
Horizon View was built around 2012 as a landmark waterside development and is one of the more modern contemporary buildings in the increasingly popular and sought after coastal village of Westward Ho!
There are stairs and lifts to all floors from the underground car park and ground floor level. The building also has stylish communal areas with an entry phone system on the main gate and pedestrian entrance.
Inside, the apartment has oak flooring and a clean neutral decor with attractive contemporary fixtures and fittings throughout. The open plan living room/kitchen has floor to ceiling sliding glass doors out to the full width balcony and superb views. The attractive kitchen includes granite work tops and a full range of integrated appliances. The master bedroom suite also has floor to ceiling sliding doors to the balcony, a dressing area with built in wardrobes and a ensuite bathroom. There is a further twin bedroom also with a built wardrobe a lovely separate shower room and various storage cupboards including a useful utility cupboard. This apartment has an allocated parking space in the underground car park.
On your doorstep you will find a selection of restaurants, bars, shops and activities for all ages and interests. To name a few: - Sunbathing and Sand Castle Building. - Kite flying, Kite surfing, Kayaking and Surfing (inc lessons and equipment hire). - Cycle Hire. - Golfing (Westward Ho! is home to the oldest golf course in the country – Royal North Devon GC) - Boat trips. (Visiting Lundy Island) - Fishing. - Stunning coastal walks. - Local National Trust and Royal Horticultural Sites.
Westward Ho! offers an array of seaside amenities, quaint streets, colourful architecture and fascinating curiosity shops. The beach in front of the development is known as the Golden Bay whilst the South West Coastal Path also runs through Westward Ho! – a must for keen cyclists and walkers - plus swimming, surfing, canoeing and fishing are all close by. The Tarka Trail is also in close proximity, providing the unique opportunity to follow a disused railway line amidst some of Devon's finest countryside and scenery.
For visitors seeking a piece of Devon life then the town of Barnstaple provide the opportunity to wander during their weekly pannier market with a host of local produce and crafts on offer.
Guest should be aware that there are some building work at the back of the building which has been going on since 2015, however none of our guests have said it has caused them any problems. This maybe due to the fact that we are situated on the top floor so further away from the works.