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Mount Batten House


Excellent 5/5 Score from 15 reviews

View from the loungeroom balcony

House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car not necessary
  • No pets allowed

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 200 m
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car not necessary
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Plymouth airport 7 km, Nearest railway: Plymouth 5 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

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 bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, BBQ
Access Secure parking
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 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


From Mount Batten, take the water taxi for £1 into the historic Barbican area(, 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

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5 Oct 2014


"Excellent Accommodation"

Just returned from a brilliant week here and the accommodation is all that it states in the advert. We could have quite happily moved in !!We like walking and found ample to do. A short boat ride (5 m… More

30 Jun 2014


"Great Location for Boating"

We stayed for a week with two young kids and the grandparents. The layout of the place is perfect for that because the kitchen and living room floor separates one downstairs bedroom from the two upsta… More

9 Jun 2014


"Amazing place!"

We stayed here only for 2 nights and this place made us wouldn't feel to leave...its clean, cozy, made us so comfortable and didnt feel to go outside! All of us were satisfied...Simon was very he… More

5 Apr 2014


"birthday weekend"

Lovely apartment, very well equipped stayed here ss a psrty of 6 adults for a special birthday. Fantastic views of boats as you opened the downstairs balcony with bbq. The water taxi makes easy acces… More

10 Oct 2013


"brilliant location"

love Mountbatten the house as always fabulous nice and clean and very quiet and relaxing. Love Plymouth city centre and the Barbican, Hence our third visit to the Holiday house, will … More

18 Sep 2013


"Great location"

We stayed there in August on our big trip to Europe. Family from around UK came and stayed too and the house was ideal for people to come and go. Location is great Mountbatten pub and restaurant clo… More

29 May 2013


"Brilliant holiday in Shaw Way, Mountbatten"

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, Mou… More

11 May 2013


"Everything you need and much more!"

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 everythin… 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 in… More

3 Mar 2013


"Great location, great views"

Just had one week's stay in this lovely house. The windows look directly out over the marina and though there wasn't much boating activity this time of year there were regular passing ships … More

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Calendar last updated:23 Nov 2014

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