Fri 4th Jan to 11th Jan 2019
This impressive second floor apartment looks out towards the sea, across Wildersmouth Beach and the viewpoint Capstone Hill in the popular seaside resort of Ilfracombe on Devon’s north coast. Less than a few minutes’ walk from the beach, restaurants, cafes and shops, you have everything here on your doorstep making this a wonderful choice for a relaxing stay without the need for daily car journeys. Step inside this fabulous apartment to a soothing and beautifully styled, contemporary interior, open plan with large windows and patio doors that lead out onto the seaward facing balcony. Soak up the coastal views from the dining table or relax in the designer leather recliners perfectly placed to allow you to watch the boats as they travel to and from the harbour. A large corner sofa allows you to lounge in total comfort whilst you take in a movie, however the most magical position is the balcony where evening sundowners can be enjoyed as you experience the most mesmerising sunsets over the sea. The apartment offers two superbly comfortable bedrooms, one with king-size bed and en-suite shower room, the other a twin that can be zipped together for a super-king bed on request. There is a family bathroom, separate utility room and a separate locked store to store a bike or surfboards. Walk out of the gated parking area and the town shops, restaurants are on the doorstep. Visit the famous Tunnels Beaches a short walk, the hand carved tunnels created in the Victorian times, that lead through to a sea water pool and two beautiful beaches. The pretty harbour is also within a short walk where you will find the famous Damien Hirst statue ‘Verity’ that guards over the harbour entrance. Enjoy a walk to the top of Capstone Hill, the viewpoint from the top is well worth the effort! Should you wish to venture out of the town, the magnificent beaches of Croyde and Woolacombe are a short drive, both popular with families and surfing. Take a trip to Lynton and Lynmouth and enjoy a trip on the cliff railway, or don your walking boots and explore the open moorland of Exmoor National Park. There is so much to do and see in this region and once you arrive at 6 Arlington Villas, we can probably guarantee - you won’t want to leave!
All second floor (lift & stair access). Two bedrooms: 1 x king-size double with TV and en-suite shower room, walk in shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin (zip/link can be super king-size double on request). Bathroom with bath, shower over, basin and WC. Open plan living area with kitchen, dining area and sitting area, doors to balcony. Utility room.
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.
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