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'Headlands' Luxury Beachside Apartment with Fantastic Views

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,097 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

2 bed 2 bath apartment with amazing panoramic sea views and large balcony

Headlands is a spacious, modern 4th floor apartment right next to the sea and beach in Westward Ho! in the landmark Horizon View building.

The open plan living space has full width patio doors opening onto the large balcony with uninterrupted views across Bideford Bay and the estuary.

The master bedroom with it's four poster bed and en suite bathroom also opens onto the balcony and spectacular view.

The twin bedroom has a large shower room right outside. The twin beds can be made into a super kingsize bed for an additional fee (£30).

The apartment is fully equipped to a high standard and comes with allocated secure parking space, lift access, Sky TV (plus Sky Sports) and broadband. Extra touches like the Bang & Olufsen bluetooth speaker for your music and St Kitts Herbery hand wash and lotion in the bathrooms add to the feeling of luxury.

All linens are provided, including crisp 200 thread count Egyptian cotton bedding, luxury 800 gsm fluffy white towels, tea towels, cloths, and velour beach towels.

Westward Ho! has everything you need for a great seaside holiday or a quiet weekend break, with excellent shops and restaurants within a couple of minutes walk across the village green. You will be in a great place to explore wonderful places in North Devon like Clovelly, Hartland Quay, Appledore and Lynton & Lynmouth, and there is lots of opportunity to get active and have fun.

Photographs of Westward Ho! by Stephen Ring are available to buy. Photos of the apartment by Justin Beckley.

More Details

Lauren Toates
Member since: 2015
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2018

About Lauren Toates

I moved to Devon in 2014 and I love it! The scenery, the coast, the really friendly people, the cheaper cost of living, all of it. I've never been happier.

I like hosting because I want to share this great place. I also love giving information (just imagine me with my hand up thinking 'I know! I'll tell you!'). So I'm very happy to give help and advice.

Lauren Toates purchased this apartment in 2015

Why Lauren Toates chose Westward Ho!

The views from this apartment have to be seen to be believed and they are amazing at all times of the year and in all weathers.

What makes this apartment unique

The higher up you go the more panoramic the views get, so the 4th floor is excellent. And the position of the apartment means the large balcony gets plenty of evening sun in the summer (many of the apartments don't). This apartment has Wifi and Sky TV including Sky Sports. Plus luxury touches like the Bang & Olufsen bluetooth speaker to enjoy your music.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Lauren made us welcomed, the apartment is contemporary and very comfortable, with all the facilities to make a enjoyable break - the wonderful patio doors, lead on to the balcony, allowing the most amazing and stunning sea views, which totally captivated us during our stay, creating the perfect environment to relax and unwind, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and look forward to retuning,
Dec 2015
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Westward Ho! in Torridge District

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 4
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1097 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Lift
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En Suite with neat folding shower screen.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Right outside bedroom 2.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Four poster king size bed. Opens to balcony.
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • wheelchair accessible
  • bay
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing


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'Headlands' Luxury Beachside Apartment with Fantastic Views
average rating of 4.948718 based on 47 reviews

I could live here, it was so beautiful and relaxing.

  • 5 of 5

The property was everything one would want in a holiday home..

Airy, clean, well presented with all that is needed, home from home and better.

Lauren was a super host without being overly attentive.

The apartment block was well designed for access, parking, and lifts.

The views were breathtaking and listening to the sea all night and day, watching the tide go in and out was extremely relaxing. Sitting on the veranda wrapped in blankets at night was fun.

We started with two of us and ended with four and it was still very spacious.

The local Thai Morans and Italian Cafe Italia were perfect to eat at or get take away.

The cliff walks nearby and local areas of interest were stunning.

It's a gem of a place to the point I almost don't want to recommend it as I want to keep it all to myself!!


  • Review Submitted: 05-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: March 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Extermely well appointed apartment and a very friendly and helpful hostess.

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I have been visiting Westward Ho! for many years and we have stayed in many apartments, both here and in many other places in the UK and abroad. - I have to say this was the best appointed place we have stayed anywhere. Form the quality of the building to the fixtures, fittings, and the welcoming bottle of fizz and chocs!! Also, that is not to mention the view, the convenient parking and the proximity to the village and the beach, all within two minutes walk.

I great place to stay - we will be back!!

  • Review Submitted: 10-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing views and beautiful apartment

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Jun-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Great location

  • 5 of 5

Listening to the sound of the sea and watching the surfers waiting for the right wave sets the scene for a great stay in Westward Ho! The apartment was excellent with everything provided and very comfortable. Lauren was extremely helpful and easy to communicate with beforehand.

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: April 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful apartment in perfect position

  • 5 of 5

Had a lovely long weekend in Laurens lovely apartment. Fantastic location and well equipped. Comfortable beds and gorgeous linen. Lovely welcoming touch of Proseco, chocolates and flowers. Lauren responded promptly to any questions asked and very accommodating around check in and check out times that helped with our very relaxed weekend. Definitely recommend and would visit again. Thanks Lauren

  • Review Submitted: 01-Mar-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Amazing Apartment!

  • 5 of 5

A beautifully decorated spacious apartment right on the seafront with superb uninterrupted views across the bay. Very well equipped kitchen, everything of the highest quality. Some lovely personal touches from Lauren to make you feel welcome and pampered. Excellent secure parking too. Some great walks without needing to be get the car out. Enjoyed a fabulous week in February even in the rain :)

  • Review Submitted: 17-Feb-2018
  • Date of Stay: February 2018
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The apartment is right next to the 2 miles of sandy beach, known as the Golden Bay, which is great for surfing, bodyboarding, kite surfing, kite-buggies, rock pooling and sand castle building and swimming. Behind the beach is the Royal North Devon Golf course.

The Sout West Coast Path passes in front of the building and there are many great walks on your door step. For cyclists the Tarka Train passes close by.

Westward Ho! has a good selection of shops and restaurants. A few minutes drive away are the Atlantic Village outlet shopping centre, the Big Sheep theme park and the Ultimate Outdoors Adventure Centre.


Prices & Availability

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Fees No additional mandatory fees

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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