Mount Batten House
About the home
This waterfront, modern built, 2 double bedrooms, 3rd bedroom with 2 single beds. The house is split over 3 floors and has 3 bathrooms. The windows are double glazed and the house features central heating and a lounge room fire. The furniture and fittings are to a high standard. There is parking available for 2 cars,on the driveway, more available in an adjacent street.
This is a perfect location to base your holiday from,with plenty of beaches within the immediate area,from the property there is a coastal walk past Mountbatten beach, Jennycliff beach taking you to Bovisands, a soft sand trio of beaches with shop and restaurant. Water sports are available from the Mountbatten centre or the Plymouth sailing school, the nearest golf coarse is within a mile and horse-riding is within 4 miles.
The property border Plymouth so there is always plenty on offer. Plymouth has a large aquarium, loads of shops with a newly built indoor shopping centre. Restaurants, bars, and plenty of night clubs. Built around a large harbour approximately 4 miles across. Of coarse you don't have to tire yourself out, holidays are about relaxing. Simply sit on the balcony with your favourite drink and watch the boats up and down the river, b.b.q. your evening meal on the terrace and watch the sun go down.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Mountbatten, 200m|
|Will consider:||Corporate lets|
|Access:||Car not necessary|
Nearest amenities: 1km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||DVD player, Sea view|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 2 en suites|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
First floor guest's w/c. Double bedroom with on-suite, and terraced patio area and seating, full water front views. First floor modern kitchen, and lounge room/dining room, with balcony, full sea views.
Second floor 2 double bedrooms, with a jack and jill bathroom. Master bedroom with en-suite access, built in wardrobes and draws and water views. The house has a b.b.q. and d.v.d's and board games within.plenty of storage.
Further details outdoors:
2 car driveway to the rear of the property. Terraced patio with b.b.q, and seating to the front of the property with water views.
1/2 mile away is Fort Stamford: within is an indoor heated pool, cafe bar, child play area, fully equipped gymnasium, running machines, weights, machines, and aerobic classes and squash courts.
Next to it is a grassed area with extensive views over Plymouth harbour and into Cornwall. Jennycliff beach, car park and cafe are a short walk away. Plenty of fishing in the area.
The West Country / Devon region
Peace and tranquillity reign supreme at Mount Batten. It is a small peninsula surrounded by Plymouth harbour and the River Plym. In the immediate area there is the marina, a beach with stunning views and sunsets, 2 newly built pubs, "The Mount Batten" and "The Bridge".
A short walk (5mins) along the coastal path takes you to Turnchapel, a historic fishing village, with a small beach and a few small boats, with another 2 pubs "The Borrington Arms”, and "The Clovelly", which both have excellent food.
Walk along the coastal path further alongside Hooe Lake, a view over Radford Park, and its castle, arriving at Hooe itself, with a few takeaways and a shop, park and child’s play area. Four beaches within 5 miles, plenty of country pubs, obviously there are many more beaches available to you, within an hour’s drive. If you like sailing, the Mount Batten centre has all sorts of boats, dingys, and tuition available.www.mountbatten-centre.com
The Plymouth / Mount Batten area
From Mount Batten, take the water taxi for £1 into the historic Barbican area(www.mountbattenferry.com), with its restaurants, tourist shops, and bars. Walk up past the citadel, onto the Hoe, with its swimming pools, beaches, cafe's, bar, ice cream and enjoy panoramic views across Plymouth harbour, see both Devon and Cornwall from here.
Boats are available for 1 hour trips, for views of the Tamar River. Take a car/taxi to the Cremel ferry £1, and spend the day at Mount Edgecombe, National Trust home, and gardens. If you’re feeling fit, you can walk to Cawsands and Kingsands 2 small fishing villages, about 3-4miles from the ferry, alternatively take the ferry there from the Hoe. Fish and chips on the beach, or a cold beer or 2 are on offer.
Plenty of shopping is available inside Plymouth's city centre, with an aquarium minutes away from the Mt. Batten ferry. If you like surfing, try Wembury beach or Bantham.the national fireworks championship is on,during the the beginning of august.the dates are slightly different every year. you can check dates on www.plymouthdiary.co.uk
How to get there
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Plymouth has an airport, ferry port,national bus depot and a railway station; if you are arriving without a car, Europe car hire has an office at the train station (01752-668004) and I have found their prices to be the most competitive in the past. There is also a national car hire on Alexander road Mutley.
If arriving by bus, I recommend taking a taxi to the train station for a car, about a 1/2 mile distance.
If you choose to arrive by plane into Plymouth airport the nearest car hire is united, in Estover about 1 mile away. 01752-696968.
If arriving by ferry from France the nearest car hire is UK fleet management Ltd 01752-256700.
Plymouth does have other companies,1 car 1 01752-673240.hertz rent-a-car 01752-664003. Runaboutcarhire (1/2 mile from the holiday home) 01752-402020. Thrifty car hire 01752-207207. Vospers rental 01752-636363.
All of these major entrance terminals to Plymouth have taxi ranks.
Activities near Plymouth
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
29 May 2013
We stayed at 45 Shaw Way Mountbatten from Saturday 18th to Saturday 25th May 2013. The house had everything that we needed for an excellent holiday and although you are not far from the Barbican,... more
11 May 2013
Stayed here for a week with my parents and 20 year old son whilst visiting from New Zealand. Simon was great to deal with from start to finish. The house was warm and cosy, and equipped with... more
11 Mar 2013
From the first contact with Simon he was very helpful, booked the house for myself my daughter and 12 week old grand-daughter. The house was lovely, view great for watching the boats go by. I slept... more
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|Prices for group size 6|
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|1 Sep 12||22 Sep 12||£ 495||-||-||Flexible|
|22 Sep 12||20 Oct 12||£ 415||-||-||1 Week|
|20 Oct 12||3 Nov 12||£ 670||-||-||Flexible|
|3 Nov 12||22 Dec 12||£ 350||-||-||Flexible|
|22 Dec 12||5 Jan 13||£ 700||£ 100||£ 100||Flexible|
|5 Jan 13||23 Mar 13||£ 350||-||-||1 Night|
|23 Mar 13||13 Apr 13||£ 550||-||-||1 Week|
|13 Apr 13||25 May 13||£ 415||-||-||1 Week|
|25 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 825||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Jun 13||8 Jun 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|8 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|29 Jun 13||13 Jul 13||£ 745||-||-||1 Week|
|13 Jul 13||20 Jul 13||£ 825||-||-||1 Week|
|20 Jul 13||31 Aug 13||£ 995||-||-||1 Week|
|31 Aug 13||21 Sep 13||£ 495||-||-||1 Week|
|21 Sep 13||19 Oct 13||£ 415||-||-||1 Week|
|19 Oct 13||2 Nov 13||£ 670||-||-||1 Week|
|2 Nov 13||21 Dec 13||£ 350||-||-||1 Week|
|21 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 700||£ 100||£ 100||1 Night|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Xmas bookings can start and finish on any day,
30%payment as deposit, remainder 70% to be paid 6 weeks before arrival.
If booking is within 6 weeks of present date payment in full.
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Change over day over xmas can be anytime to suit yourself.just ask,i will be as flexible and helpfull as i can.
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