Oceans Side

Ilfracombe, Devon (Ref. 966468)

  • Rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 2

  • Pets No

Features

  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Smoke-free
  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

The property

Perched overlooking the water's edge, a seaward facing balcony providing the most magnificent uninterrupted views of the coastline and ocean at Ilfracombe, on Devon's North coast. Oceans Side is a chic and superbly positioned upper ground floor apartment, conveniently positioned in a quiet road just a couple of minutes walk from Cheyne Beach and the harbour. There is much to enjoy in the town of Ilfracombe, a once popular Victorian seaside resort, now boasting modern galleries, fashionable cafes, shops and restaurants; the Damien Hirst bronze statue "Verity" standing tall at the entrance of the harbour. Visit the Tunnels Beaches, with its seawater swimming pool and rockpools, perfect for little ones to paddle safely, and the vast sandy surfing beaches of Woolacombe and Croyde just a short drive away. Family days out at The Big Sheep and Combe Martin Wildlife Park, are within half hours drive, and the SW coastal path runs just outside the apartment for those who wish to enjoy the beauty of this dramatic coastline on foot.

Accommodation

All on upper-ground floor. Two bedrooms: 1 x double with en-suite shower, basin and WC. 1 x twin. Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area with patio doors to a 20 foot balcony.

Amenities

Gas central heating. Gas cooker and hob. Microwave, fridge, freezer, washer/dryer, dishwasher, TV with Freeview, DVD, iPod dock, WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Parking in chargeable car park, nearest Car Park Ropery Road £6.00 per 24hrs, 120 metres from property. Roadside parking in street outside subject to space, restricted 1hr Mid March – End Oct. 20 foot balcony with furniture.Sorry, no pets or smoking. Shop, harbour, pub 3 minutes walk. Note: Various parking permits for other car parks in the town are available from Ilfracombe Tourist Office.

About the location

ILFRACOMBE

Barnstaple 11 miles.

The bustling seaside town of Ilfracombe lies on a beautiful stretch of North Devon coastline, with five beaches, much of it owned by the National Trust. Ilfracombe is only a ten minute drive from Exmoor National Park, with its rolling countryside and quaint villages. Ilfracombe's heritage harbour and quay are spectacular, with many pubs, shops and restaurants and frequent live music, creating a lively, friendly atmosphere. From here, take a wildlife cruise, a fishing trip or a boat trip to magical Lundy Island, a place of natural beauty, which will provide you with an unforgettable experience. Ilfracombe is the centre for some of the finest walking country in England. Whether you enjoy a gentle promenade walk around Capstone Hill, tackling the rugged coastal path or prefer the river valleys and tranquillity of the moorland hills of Exmoor, you will find the scenery spectacular. Ilfracombe also boasts a number of Michelin Guide restaurants, the historic Fore Street boasting a Michelin-starred restaurant among its many high-quality eateries, local fish being prominent on their menus. To the east of Ilfracombe are the unique villages of Lynton and Lynmouth with its clifftop railway, and to the west lie the delights of Clovelly and Hartland. Moreover just a short drive away is the 3 mile long golden beach of Woolacombe Bay, a place to relax in the sun or catch some waves surfing. Ilfracombe is the perfect location for a North Devon holiday, offering you a gateway to an exciting blend of stunning coastal scenery, seaside fun, rural tranquillity and centuries of heritage and style.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas