Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Osborne House - Quality in Tourism Gold award 2009, 2010 and 2011.
Built in 1858, Osborne House is situated on Plymouth Hoe, with views to Plymouth Sound and the Hoe parks. The city centre, new Gary Rhodes restuarant opening in 2012, and Barbican areas and a short walk.
The large 3 bedroom duplex apartment offers accommodation over two floors. The property has been decorated and furnished in a period style to an exceptional standard and offers comfortable, spacious accommodation.
Cot and high chair available free of charge, please ask when booking.
On site car parking for 2 cars and Wi Fi.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Plymouth 2 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Plymouth 6 km, Nearest railway: Plymouth 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Further details indoors|
Lounge with beautiful period ceiling cornices, marble fireplace, bay window views to the Hoe, comfortable seating for 6 people and with a 50 inch screen TV. Dining room has a large oak dining table to seat 8 people. Kitchen breakfast room, gas range oven, dishwasher. Utility room with washing machine and dryer.
Ground floor WC. 2 king size master bedrooms at the front on the first floor. One twin bedroom. Large family bathroom with roll top bath and separate shower. This historic property offers spectacular views, from the reception and master bedrooms over the Plymouth Sound and The Hoe Bowling Green.
Full gas fired central heating. Gas oven and hob in range style cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, washer and dryer, dishwasher, 50 inch plasma TV with basic Satellite, DVD player and videophone secure entry system.
All fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. High ceilings, a sweeping staircase, marble fireplaces, moulded cornices, crystal chandeliers and two exquisite ceiling frescoes all contribute to the executive style of this Victorian holiday home. This property has three spacious and luxurious bedrooms- two of which have impressive sea views.
|Further details outdoors|
Car Parking and Wi Fi. The hoe is 50 yards, city centre 5 minutes walk.
Secure off road parking spaces. Shared courtyard with garden furniture. Shops, pubs and restaurants are only 200 yards.
No smokers, no pets and no hen/stag parties. This is a beautiful period property, immaculately presented for your comfort. Cot and High Chair available.
The West Country region
There really is a wealth of things to see and do in the West Country. Not only does it have some of the most breathtaking scenery in the United Kingdom but it has several award winning beaches to relax on.
The climate during the summer is often impressive as the Gulf Stream warms the seas in the area so this means excellent surfing and other water based pursuits. As far as attractions are concerned there is the Eden Project a vast eco-project with huge bio-domes to explore which offer many species from around the world as well as plenty for kids to do.
Devon is one of the most beautiful and diverse counties in England and is reknown for its dramatic and unspoilt northern coast line. Both Exmoor and Dartmoor provide wonderful walking and horse riding opportunities with breathtaking countryside, peace and tranquility. Many National Trust properties such as Castle Drogo, Cuckland Abbey, Saltram House, Finch Foundry, Lydford Gorge are within easy reach. Theme Parks are in abundance around Bude and further along the Atlantic Highway.
Within the surrounding Plymouth Area:
Totnes Elizabethan fair – Tuesdays.
Buckland Abbey – Home of Francis Drake.
Dartmoor within half an hours drive.
Fishing villages of Looe and Polperro within an hours drive.
Eden project within 2 hours drive.
National Trust Properties – such as Saltram House, the setting for the film ‘Sense & Sensibility’.
Plymouth is steeped in history with notable figures such as Sir Francis Drake and the Pilgrim Fathers all starting their journey from Plymouth. Plymouth has superb coastal scenery, boat tours, restaurants and makes for a super holiday location to suit all interests.
Plymouth is situated in the heart of the SW Peninsula – the UK’s favourite holiday destination. Plymouth city itself offers a rich combination of maritime heritage and natural beauty in a fast changing city environment.
Plymouth is surrounded by the rugged beauty of Dartmoor to the north, an area of outstanding natural beauty in the South Hams to the East and the unspoilt beauty of Cornwall to the west.
Plymouth has more waterside peninsula than any other UK city. Our holiday apartments offer luxury self-catered accommodation and they are situated in prime locations in and around the beautiful water frontage that Plymouth has to offer.
Main attractions in and around Plymouth include:
* Barbican & Maritime History..
* The Barbican is the tourist centre of Plymouth. A maze of intricate narrow streets, and fine examples of Tudor buildings, many of them now shops, restaurants and pubs.
* Plymouth Hoe..
Just a short walk away from the Barbican, where Francis Drake played bowls as the Spanish Armada approached, you can marvel at one of the most beautiful natural harbours in the world and absorb 400 years of history at the award winning Plymouth Dome.
Enjoy a tour and sample the renowned Plymouth Gin at this historic distillery.
Various cinemas and theatres including Warner Village Multiplex cinema, ABC cinemas, Vue – Barbican leisure centre.
The Theatre Royal is one of the highlights of English regional theatre. Opened in 1982, it has become one of the major venues for drama, ballet, opera and musicals.
The National Marine Aquarium was the first aquarium in the United Kingdom to be set up solely for the purpose of education, conservation and research.
Performance venue, ice skating rink and swimming pool.
The Plymouth City Museum & Art Gallery..
This impressive museum houses a wide variety of collections covering the fine and decorative arts, natural history and human history.
Mount Batten Centre..
Watersports and Diving Centre located on the other side of Plymouth sound.
An award winning visitor centre, see Plymouth through the ages.
Theatre Royal for good shows, many start here before running in the West End.
A pedestrianised shopping centre rebuilt after the Blitz in 1943.
The nearby dockside Barbican is within a 10 minute walk, with its unique architecture, restaurants and art galleries. The city centre boasts theatres, pubs, clubs and a great new shopping centre is within easy reach.
Visit the natural harbour of Plymouth Sound and take a trip on one of the many fishing boats, ferries or cruises that leave daily. Alternatively, why not visit Plymouth's world renowned National Marine Aquarium? A fun day out for all the family!
Visit the renowned National Marine Aquarium or discover the wilds of Dartmoor, the sandy beaches of Torbay and the rolling surf along Cornwall's coast, all within a 40 minute drive. A fabulous property in a wonderful location.
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22 Jun 2014
We throughly enjoyed our stay, very spacious apartment. The location is brilliant right on the hoe and in walking distance to barbican & city centre. On site parking is also very handy. We stayed with my parents, my in-laws and we had two children under 3, plenty of room for all of us! The kids especially loved the space. We will definately be making this a yearly trip.
3 May 2014
"Return to Osborne House"
Osborne House is a lovely place to stay, acres of space, a lovely feel to the property, and the opportunity to appreciate a property of immense character. Location is ideal within walking distance of the town centre, ferry port, Barbican and direct access to the Hoe.
It offers great value for money, with no "hidden" additional charges for WIFI, Parking, evening arrival etc.
Being frequent visitors to Plymouth we have found Ian to be flexible and accommodating wherever possible, which is often a quality missing in other accommodation providers.
We will, of course be back soon.
22 Sep 2013
We booked Osborne House for my daughter's graduation which was held on Plymouth Hoe. Couldn't have picked a better location, less than a minutes walk from the graduation marquee. The house was fabulous, very clean and spacious. The only downsides were that there was no welcome pack or toiletries in the bathroom - this would have created a perfect first impression, however it did not ruin our stay in any way. Also, the shower door is broken and the shower plug seemed to be blocked as it was overflowing. Ian the landlord was very friendly and approachable. Overall, the house was excellent and made our special occasion even more special. We would definitely recommend to anyone looking to stay in Plymouth - particularly those wanting to be close to the hoe.
9 Jul 2013
"Perfect for our requirements did not want to leave"
Osborne House is a lovely converted appartment we had 5 adults and a baby, we had every amenity required, but with only being 5ft the mirrors were too high to see in. This is the only negative thing I can find to say about the beautiful appartment. It was central to all our requirements, lovely & spacious right near the register office (we were in plymouth for a wedding) 100yrd from the Hoe. Ian the owner could not have been more helpful or accomodating. We had a fantastic time at Osborne House & even the sun shone!!
24 Mar 2013
I have stayed in all the apartments in this complex and all I can say is that they are great. They are all finished to a very high standard. Living rooms are comfortable with plenty of space, sofas and table and chairs. They all have large flat screen tvs and wi-fi. The kitchens are well appointed with everything you will need. Bathrooms are also good, some with jacuzzi baths, and some with huge powerful showers. Bedrooms are all large with twin or kingsize beds with plenty of wardrobe and drawer space.
All the rooms are very spacious and light, some with a view of the Hoe and the sea.
1 Feb 2012
"Great stay -"
Great apartment, well stocked and perfect location on the Hoe.Only issue was the narrow stairs to the penthouse and the long climb up but once there the apartment was perfect, a great stay and a perfe… More
2 Nov 2011
"Perfect Week in Plymouth"
I would highly recommend Osborne House. Spacious accomodation in an excellent location next to Plymouth Hoe.
19 Oct 2011
"Exceptionally well appointed apartment"
An absolutely super apartment decorated to an exceptional standard -spacious and superbly presented -would highly recommend for a stay in Plymouth with a view of the Hoe
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