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12 Astor House - one bed garden apartment with patio and stunning uninterrupted sea views sleeps 2-4

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage

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Property
cottage
People
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1

About the property

Sleeps 4 guests in 1 bedroom

Ideal for couples or families, this garden floor apartment offers flexible sleeping options with a double bedroom and sofa bed in the open plan lounge and modern kitchen area. The bedroom interior boasts geometric patterns contrasted with charcoal greys. Step out of bed and enjoy access to a patio and steps to the garden which lead you to town or the beach almost instantly. Admire great sea views and bathroom with shower over. Pet friendly.

See the Sea!

Devon is one of the UKs favourite holiday destinations due to the scenery, good food and great outdoors! Join us in Torquay, to tuck into a cream tea, have a go at surfing or enjoy a good pub lunch after a coastal walk. Astor House Apartments are set in an unrivalled spot of Torquay, overlooking the beach and Tor Bay, a few hundred metres from the town centre. The lavish Victorian Villa boasts two contemporary wings, and offers spectacular self-catering apartments in the heart of the English Riviera.

Torquay has its own warm microclimate and offers an abundance of leisure activities, with 22 miles of coastline offering sailing, walking, or colourful towns to explore. Whether you are looking for a fun-filled family holiday, a romantic coastal break or an activity break, Torbay has opportunities for everything. Known predominantly for the birth of Agatha Christie, the vibrant and cheerful town of Torquay offers a relaxing sea side break, or a town brimming with activities and excitement.

Most apartments come with breath-taking uninterrupted sea views from our south-facing cliff-top location. The apartments are an ideal base to explore the surroundings areas of the fisherman's town Brixham, or the funky town of Totnes. With new restaurants, bars, the marina and high street shops a stone's throw away, there is something to entertain everyone.

Being perched on the coast just above the beach, you can amble along the paths absorbing the panoramic views of the Bay, and not worrying about taking a wrong turn, you're bound to end up somewhere special! After a day of fun, return to the modern and luxurious apartments, to relax and unwind, or head off into town for a delicious dinner and drinks. The apartments provide the space, comfort and freedom a hotel lacks, allowing you to put your own stamp on where you stay.

We offer corporate and winter lets too.

The Astor House apartments offer contemporary comfort and sumptuous style overlooking the most stunning uninterrupted sea views.

Once a Victorian villa, this grand cliff-top property has been beautifully restored to offer a special selection of fully equipped self-catering holiday apartments. Along with stylish bedrooms, spacious and modern lounges, well-equipped kitchen and bathroom, most apartments boast stunning south-facing sea views. Our most exclusive premier properties also come with added features, including extra spacious living areas and their own private balconies.

Following a complete refurbishment, every apartment also offers the following features as standard:

Fast free Wi-Fi

24/7 access

A fully equipped kitchen including a microwave and washer/dryer or dishwasher

Communal laundry

Bed linen and towels

Cots and highchairs available on request

Pets in designated apartments (5 and 12)

Flat screen digital TV with DVD with dvds, games and books

Limited reserved parking at £5 a day or unrestricted roadside parking

Non-smoking throughout

Parties and young single sex groups not permitted

Throughout your holiday, your personal needs and requests will be handled by our House Manager.

Plum Holidays offers: Great locations *lowest price guaranteed for direct bookings *24/7 access *free fast wi-fi *bookings from one night upwards *contemporary style *family owned *friendly staff

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About Us

Steve Mittler
Plumlocations
Yarde, Paignton Rd
TQ9 6SJ Devon
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Property Manager
Steve Mittler
Speaks English
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Calendar last updated:
16 January, 2017

Reviews

4.4/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

12 Astor House - one bed garden apartment with patio and stunning uninterrupted sea views sleeps 2-4
average rating of 4.4 based on 5 reviews
., United Kingdom
4

No good if you are disabled

  • 4 of 5

Just stayed a week at Astor House Warren Torquay. The first thing you have a problem with is deciding which is Astor House it is written on the front on the glass over the door but as you are going along looking and it is only one track because all the other side of the road has cars parked and people are wanting to get past you. Then upon opening the door you get an intense smell of old churches which is damp. Then the biggest surprise of all we are down stairs in the garden flat when ground floor was mentioned I thought ground the level on which I walk. I am partially sighted and 17 sheer stairs is no good to me, but I know they are fully booked and can't afford to loose £750 and book in somewhere else, the other guests kept telling me I should be grateful I am not in the top flat even more stairs. Arrived at flat 12 my husband managed in darkness cus the light outside the door had packed in to get us inside. It was spotless but just 1bedroom when my husband swore he had booked a 2 bedroom in the hallway between the lounge and the bathroom was an accident waiting to happen for me a step down I found it no problem at all managed without breaking anything although well shook up by this. Then we noticed a door from the bedroom on to balcony this would be lovely until you saw the size 6 ft by 6ft with a round table and 2 chairs the step down is quite deep and then another step on to the decking but the decking is the same as the step so my husband had to see me out . On the Sunday we went to B&Q and bought a rug so I could tell the difference. There is a set of concrete steps which lead off this balcony in case of fire the stair top is 3inches from the chair leg if you move backwards you WILL go down the steps probably to your death and if you are like me and can't see I was then banned from going out on my own. The bathroom could do with a shower door which remains closed when you are in it as the floor ends up looking like the Thames and a toilet tool holder would be preferable to twisting round and holding it. Outside the parking is a joke if you are lucky you can get a spot on the road we came back 2or 3 times and there was nowhere to park . But I do have to say the apartment is nicely furnished and the view is fantastic but never again for me and hubbie.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Plumlocations
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., United Kingdom
5

Highly recommended short break for a family of 5

  • 5 of 5

Booked a last minute short break as we had to cancel holiday abroad.

First time here and have to say it has been a great experience for us all. Apartment was large enough to accommodate 2 wife and three very active kids. All the mod cons you can expect. Very clean throughout. Almost a luxurious hotel room except for the room service...definitely better than a hotel...almost felt like our own holiday apartment.

Apartment location was perfect as we could watch the kids at the beach from the room. Walking distance from great bars and restaurants.

Will definitely be back next year for a longer break.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Plumlocations
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Osnabrück, Germany
3

A very good location, but not the appartment

  • 3 of 5

The appartement no. 12 is very good located with an excellent view to the bay. The appartment was very dirty, we had to clean all the kitchen dishes before using it. The floor carpet ist very old and awful also the bathroom and other things. It is'nt looking as the fotos on website, so we didn't feel well. It is not in the condition to let.

  • Review Submitted: May 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: Plumlocations
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East Hunsbury, United Kingdom
5

Family break

  • 5 of 5

A very clean apartment with a great team who were very friendly and helpful! Great views over the sea and literally three minutes stroll down to the seafront!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Plumlocations
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
5

Astor House Torquay

  • 5 of 5

A lovely view and a comfortable apartment. We enjoyed using the terrace. The housekeeper was around every day so we could ask her if we had any queries. It's a bit of a climb to the apartment if you're on foot, but ok as long as you're reasonably fit. There were lots of interesting places to visit in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
  • Source: Plumlocations
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Exeter
Nearest Train
10 Minutes
Torquay
Nearest Restaurant
100 Metres
Local
Nearest Beach
100 Metres
Torre Abbey
Car: recommended

Located just above Torre Abbey Beach

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Torquay in South Devon

Property Type:
  • cottage
Floor Area:
  • 0 m²
Location Type:
  • waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom #1 -
  • Good sized fully tiled bathroom with bath and shower over
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Double bedroom and double sofa bed in the lounge
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
No 12 is a large one bed apartment on the garden floor with steps down to the communal gardens. The apartment has a lounge with sea views inc double sofa bed, well equipped open plan kitchen inc washer/dryer, double bedroom with french window opening onto small patio area and garden steps, fully fitted bathroom with bath/shower over. Free fast wifi. Pets accepted.

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