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Annabel Greenfield

Member since: 2008
Speaks English

Contemporary Apartments near the beach with a sea view on North Devon Coast

18 Reviews
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Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Torridge - Nautilus Apartments

2 bedroom luxury apartment, sleeps 5, balconies magnificent sea view.

Number 20 Nautilus is a duplex apartments in a luxury development of 28 contemporary apartments adjacent to a magnificent sandy beach at Westward Ho! This holiday apartment is owned and furnished by the architect. In 2005 the building won the only Royal Institute of British Architects annual award for architecture in Devon and Cornwall. It has been featured in numerous publications. The apartment is exceptionally spacious, the sculptured roof creates an exciting interior with huge windows to make the most of the sea view. There are three balconies including an external sea facing terrace on the living level with table and chairs for 'al fresco' dining and to enjoy the magnificent sea view and sunsets. The apartment interior has been repainted, May 2016 to maintain the fresh modern design.

Golf course 5 minute drive, approx. 10 min walk.: This is The Royal North Devon Golf Club which is the oldest golf course in England and very attractive.

Entertainment for children: There is plenty to keep children amused, the apartment is fully equipped for families including WiFi, DVD, digital T.V., board games, next door to Nautilus there is a free indoor soft play zone. Nearby there are many local attractions such as Big Sheep theme park(approx.5 - 10 mins drive), The Milky Way Adventure Park, Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, Lundy Island Marine Nature Reserve (by boat), RHS Rosemoor Gardens, Tepely Park and Arlington House (National Trust properties). For those who enjoy cycling you can hire bikes in Instow or Bideford to explore the Tarka Trail. Westward Ho! is full of beach activities for children and horse riding on the beach is also possible. Appledore is an attractive fishing village 10 mins away. There is a fast coastal road for access to the magnificent North Devon coast Woolacombe, Croyde, Braunton,Saunton, Clovely and Bude in Cornwall.

Visitors book: Oct 08 'Apartment absolutely wonderful and much appreciated'

Sept 08 'Great Apartment and so well kitted ou! Fab views. Enjoyed the break immensley especially the beach'

Aug 08 'Thanks for a great apartment. enjoyed our break very much. Great walks, great views'

July 07 'Couldn't think of a better way to spend a fortnight with our 13mth old daughter - fantastic apartment with stunning views to match'

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Annabel Greenfield (Owner)
Member since: 2008
Speaks English

About Annabel Greenfield

My husband, Architect Guy Greenfield designed Nautilus Apartments and won the RIBA award for this building in 2005. I am an artist and enjoy the inspiring sea views, our two children love staying at 20 Nautilus, being so close to the beach, convenient for the town, there is always plenty to do and we all enjoy the amazing sunsets.

Why Annabel Greenfield chose Torridge

Amazing position, across the road from the beach. Outstanding sea views. In the centre of the town restaurants, Pubs and shops only a few minutes walk. Interior designed by the architect.

What makes this apartment unique

20 Nautilus is in the centre of the development and therefore has the best, uninterrupted sea views.

Reviews

4.8
based on 18 holidaymaker reviews

Contemporary Apartments near the beach with a sea view on North Devon Coast
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 18 reviews
5

holiday review, Westward Ho!

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic property; accurately advertised. Very friendly owners who were approachable and helpful. The apartment was in a superb location, right on the sea front with marvellous views which were ever changing. I would thoroughly recommend this holiday apartment to friends. The surrounding area was beautiful and unspoilt. Not very good eateries surrounding the property so needed a car to travel further afield.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: The "Pot Walloping Restaurant" on Golf links road (only a few minutes walk from Nautilus Appartments) has been highly recomended, it has an interesting menu including excelent fresh seafood. "Memories" Restaurant in Northam (5 mins drive) is recomended and has been listed in the 2009 Michelin Guide. There are also many Pubs and Takeaways. The fishing village Appledore is only 5-10 mins drive and has several attractive restaurants and pub. We provide a list of eateries both locally and further afield.
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Fantastic apartment in excellent location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed staying in this beautiful apartment with incredible views right next to the beach. The accommodation is spacious, clean and very well equipped with everything you might need and the location is very handy for local bakery, delicatessen and ice cream shops. We hope to visit again soon

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed staying at our apartment. We have recently had the apartment repainted to maintain the fresh contemporary interior design.
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Our holiday in North Devon

  • 2 of 5

We had a lovely holiday. The apartment has stunning views, but unfortunately, for us we felt the apartment was tired, in need of TLC. The photographs on the website, we're obviously taken some time ago.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent Stay - Thank you

  • 5 of 5

Superb views from a very comfortable clean welcoming apartment. Excellent position with safe secure parking. We will definitely recommend to others and hopefully will be back soon.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
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5

Incredible Views

  • 5 of 5

A truly amazing apartment with excellent views in a prime location just a stone's throw from the beach.

Even if the British weather is unkind it is easy to relax at 20 Nautilus which has a number of bars and restaurants within a short walk.

Highly recommended for familes, keen surfers and golfers.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 4, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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Our holiday at 20 Nautilus apartments

  • 5 of 5

We have spent the last three years holidaying at this apartment which we have visited twice each year. We have found the apartment to be first class and very well equipped. It is very central to visiting alot of places of beauty and interest. There are several restaurants, a lovely tea shop and the local chippy are all close at hand. To name but a few, Clovelly, Lynton and Lynmouth, Ilfracombe are well worth a visit. Also Dartington Glass is good, especially if you want to treat yourself to that holiday gift. We would thoroughly recommend this apartment to our family and friends. We will in fact be looking forward to our next holiday at number 20. Thankyou to the owners for having a beautiful apartment and for making our holidays perfect.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 18, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
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Owner's Response: We look forward to you visiting again. Thank you and many best wishes.
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Location

Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Exeter
Nearest Ferry
5 Kilometres
Bideford
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Barnsataple
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
M5 Junction 27
Nearest Beach
5 Metres
Car: recommended

Westward Ho! is a seaside town a few miles from Bideford and ten miles from Barnstaple, North Devon's main town. Westward Ho!'s main attraction is the ten mile beach which gained 'blue flag' status five years ago. It is host of a range of water and beach sports such as surfing, windsurfing, sand yachting, kite flying and of course swimming to name just a few. The North Devon coastal footpath is accessible from the town and not far away are the picturesque villages of Hartland and Clovelly. A slightly longer drive takes you to Exmoor unbeatable for walking, riding, fishing etc. Famous coastal towns such as Lynmouth, Ilfracommbe and Porlock are also found there. Westward Ho! has all the usual facilities such as supermarket etc. and it has many pubs and restaurants serving good fresh food and the fish and chips are excellent. Instow and Barnstaple have a variety of restaurants and for those seeking something special, The Masons Arms, on Exmoor (michelin star) is well worth the journey.

Other Activities: Blue Flag beach, particularly well known for surfing,Kiteing and sand yachting ,

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Westward Ho!, Torridge

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer Holidays
23 Jul 2016 - 29 Jul 2016
3 night minimum stay
£420
for 3 nights
From
£140
 
 
Summer Holiday
30 Jul 2016 - 26 Aug 2016
7 night minimum stay
£1,090
for 7 nights
£1,090
 
 
Late Summer
27 Aug 2016 - 2 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£870
for 7 nights
£870
 
 
Late Summer
3 Sep 2016 - 9 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£830
for 7 nights
£830
 
 
Eary Autumn
10 Sep 2016 - 16 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£799
for 7 nights
£799
 
 
Early Autumn
17 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
7 night minimum stay
£750
for 7 nights
£750
 
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2016 - 21 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
£699
 
 
Half Term
22 Oct 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
£780
for 7 nights
£780
 
 
Summer 2017
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£899
for 7 nights
£899
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Deposit of 50% of total price to be paid to secure booking. The balance is due eight weeks prior to arrival. For bookings arriving within eight weeks payment must be made in full. Only Saturday to Saturday bookings are accepted for August. Short breaks minimum of three nights are accepted at other times of year, last minute short breaks may also be available outside the dates above.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Torridge in Devon

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • town
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Baby Gate
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 1 single sofa bed
  • The master bedroom has a sea view and balcony as well as an ensuite bathroom. The apartment sleeps five, there are large double beds in each bedroom and there is a single sofa bed in the second bedroom. Bed linen and towels are supplied, but please inform us of the number of guests so the correct number of beds are made up before arrival.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Golf ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There are two flights of stairs which would make the apartment unsuitable for wheelchair access and severely disabled visitors. However there are handrails on the stairs.

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