Wightside Lodge is a spacious three bedroomed self catering lodge in the beautiful South Devon village of Newton Ferrers. The village nestles on the River Yealm separating it from the picturesque adjoining village of Noss Mayo . 'Newton and Noss' are surrounded by wonderful scenery in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Lovely beaches , stunning walks , river and outdoor activities , great local shops including a Co-Op , Pharmacy, Post Office and a Butcher both selling local delicatessen, are all on your doorstep. With great food and drink available in walking distance at the three local pubs , the Yealm Yacht Club and the Newton Tea Rooms , you have everything you need for a wonderful holiday whatever your interests and plans.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Cellars beach approx 6 K|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter and Pymouth, Nearest railway: Plymouth|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (4), Dining seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Beautiful South Hams has so much to offer, with a stunning coastline offering several different beaches for water play or breathtaking walks along the Southwest Coastal path. The region has many different market towns and beautiful villages to visit with a variety of tourist attractions for all the family. You can also enjoy Dartmoor's beauty without going to far and enjoy the contrast of sea and Moor. You will be spoilt for choice when you visit this area there is something for everyone.
Ramble Lodge is situated in a wonderful spot in Newton Ferrers, the South Hams. The village is nestled on the river Yealm and offers so much to a visitor to enjoy a variety of activities.
Newton Ferrers and Noss Mayo are popular destinations for many boats. Sailing and boating of all kinds lie at the heart of the community revolving around the Yacht Club. Sailing lessons and boat hire can be arranged locally. The area is also great for canoeing and kayaking.
There are wonderful walks from Ramble Lodge along lanes and the river you can also enjoy the Southwest Coastal path from the neighbouring village Noss Mayo.
The lovely sandy beach at Mothecombe is on the headland south east of Newton Ferrers and Noss Mayo. There is rock pooling and a small sandy beach at Stoke Beach just beyond Noss Mayo. Across the Yealm estuary is the National Trust beach at Wembury. Slightly further afield is the vast sandy beach at Bigbury on Sea with its walk at low tide across to Burgh Island.
The nearest golf course to Newton Ferrers are at Staddon and Bigbury on Sea which are approximately 20 and 25 minutes drive respectively. There are outdoor tennis courts in Noss Mayo available to hire. There are great places to cycle in every direction from Ramble Lodge whether you are heading along the river, down to the sea or into the beautiful countryside of South Devon that surrounds Newton Ferrers. Horse riding and pony trekking is also available close by at the Newton Ferrers riding stables.
There are also many different child friendly attractions within the area for you to enjoy including Pennywell Farm, the Plymouth Marine Aquarium, the Plymouth Life centre and the Buckfastleigh Butterfly Farm to name a few for a different day out.
There are a variety of establishments for you to enjoy a meal or drink out, try the Dolphin on the water front in Newton Ferrers or visit the Swan where the children can crab as you relax, or enjoy the river from the Ship in Noss Mayo . There are also very good eating establishment further afield in neighbouring villages and Plymouth.
Whether you are relaxing with a beverage admiring the view or taking part in water play there is so much to do you will be spoilt for choice.