SAUNTON POINT BREAK
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
SAUNTON POINT BREAK OVERVIEW
This brand new luxury apartment, located in the secure Ocean Point complex, offers unrivalled sea views from nearly every room, probably the best views in North Devon. Rooms are warmed with a state-of-the-art underfloor heating system and furnished to a high standard by an interior decorator. POINT BREAK has a spacious upstairs open plan living area and balcony and 2 downstairs bedrooms, with access to decking outside. The property can sleep up to 6 people (5 people in bedrooms and 1 person on a sofa bed in the lounge). Saunton is famous for its 3 miles of golden sand, surfing, kite surfing and windsurfing. Nearby are Braunton Burrows, where one can walk for hours through majestic dunes, and Croyde and Putsborough are just around the corner. POINT BREAK is the perfect holiday home for families, friends, couples and weekend getaways.
New to POINT BREAK - WiFi is now inclusive.
From the entrance hall step into the open plan lounge, dining and kitchen area, with solid wood flooring throughout. This large living space is separated into 3 clear areas with floor to ceiling windows at the far end, with panoramic views. The lounge has a large corner sofa, which can informally sleep two people on request as well as an additional chair and white leather bean bag. Furnishings are tasteful and stylish but very comfortable. A unit holds the large flat-screen TV, with DVD player and SKY package, and also an Ipod docking station. Spoil yourself with underfloor heating during winter and cooler summer evenings. Between the kitchen and lounge is the dining area, with a white dining table and matching white chairs. A luxurious welcome basket awaits your arrival for full week bookings.
You will have full use of a well-equipped modern kitchen, with white cupboards and black work surfaces. Appliances include a tall fridge/freezer, oven, touch-activated hob, matching cream toaster and kettle, washer/dryer, built-in microwave, and all other essential kitchen utensils.
Head down the stairs and there are 2 luxuriously appointed bedrooms. The master bedroom is furnished with a super king-size bed, quality duvet, mirrored bedside cabinets, reading lamps and a large built-in wardrobe. Bath robes and bath towels are thoughtfully provided. This room has a large en-suite shower room. A door leads out to the private decking area, with those fantastic sea views. Bedroom is furnished with twin beds as well as a single trundle bed that can be pulled out from under one of the twins. The twin beds can be joined up to form a king-sized bed on request. A built in storage cupboard with clothes rail is ideal for storing clothes and luggage. This room also has its own door leading out onto the private decking area.
A cloakroom can be found on the left hand side as you enter POINT BREAK, containing a WC and basin. The downstairs family bathroom is large with a bath and shower overhead as well as a WC, mirror and basin. Bath towels and bath robes are provided on arrival.
The master bedroom has an en-suite with WC, sink, towel rail and large mirror above.
Step from the lounge area onto the decked balcony, with breathtaking views over the ocean. A table and 4 chairs are provided for relaxing in the sunshine, watching the sun set, or for al fresco dining. The balcony walls are made of glass, so your view is never obstructed, and the views are stunning at any time of the year, in all types of weather. From the balcony take the stairs down to another private decked area, with 2 sun-loungers. There is a shared lawn in front of the apartments, with easy access to the footpath that leads all the way down to the beach. A Saunton beach car park pass is provided. Exit the apartment and climb one flight of stairs to a special wet room/locker room, with your own private lockable cubicle for wetsuits etc, with access to an outdoor heated shower and washing facilities. This is a really handy room to have after coming inside after a long surf, or after a day on the beach.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Saunton 100 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 105 km, Nearest railway: Barnstaple 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, 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||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
AT A GLANCE
Location - Saunton; Pets - Yes; 2 bedrooms; Sleeps 5+; Postcode EX33 1LG; Ideal for families, friends, couples, special celebrations; Changeover day - Sunday in peak weeks (otherwise flexible); Private parking for 1 car + a visitor; Welcome basket; Flatscreen TV + Sky; DVD player; Ipod docking station; Washer/dryer; Dishwasher; Oven; Touch-activated hob; Microwave; Kettle; Toaster; Balcony with outdoor table + chairs; Decking; Sun lounger x 2; WC x 3; Bath; Shower x 2; Inclusive linen for 1 x super king and 2 x single beds; Inclusive bath towels, hairdryers; heating and electricity included; NEW! Wifi available
The West Country region
North Devon has some of the finest coastal scenery in the UK - from the deep wooded valleys or 'combes' that typify the Exmoor coastline to the large golden sandy beaches at Woolacombe, Croyde and Saunton. The new UNESCO World Biosphere status is centred on Braunton Burrows a unique area of over 1000 acres of sand dunes populated by rare plants and stretching out along the Taw/Torridge estuary into marshes and the mediaeval Great Field.
The beaches make the area popular not only for family holidays but also for thousands of watersports enthusiasts who come all year round for surfing, kite-surfing, wind-surfing, kayaking and beach activities such as kite-buggying and sand yachting. The Goldcoast OceanFest in June celebrates many of these exciting activities in a two-day extreme sports bonanza.
The South West Coast Path and Exmoor National Park also make the area a popular destination for walking with the increasingly popular Walking Festival in May each year taking in some of the area's finest coast and countryside. The Tarka Trail is centred on Barnstaple and provides off road opportunities for walking, cycling and one of the most scenic train rides in the region down to Exeter.
WALK TO - Saunton beach and Braunton Burrows via the footpath, which takes just a few minutes. Saunton Sands Hotel is just a few minutes walk away, offering a bar, restaurant and swimming pool. The Sands Cafe is in Saunton car park, a great place for lunch or dinner during the summer months. Coastal and Countryside walks include the majestic Croyde cliff path to Baggy Point, (and for those energetic), to Woolacombe and beyond.
CYCLE TO - Cyclists can enjoy the 30-mile Tarka Trail tracking the scenic coastline of North Devon. Cycle to Georgeham, then on to Putsborough and Woolacombe and beyond.
DRIVE TO - Croyde is a magical place nestling around a stream running down to the sea. This award-winning sandy beach is fine and flat, ideal for children and good for surfing. With Rock pools are in abundance and dunes a haven for young and intrepid explorers. Local fun parks for the children such as Cascades Pool Park are a great way to spend the day. Croyde Bay is renowned as a premier surfing beach destination in England for short and long boards. For the more adventurous, kite surfing, volley ball, kayaking and horse riding is on your doorstep. Within walking distance of Croyde beach enjoy its ice cream shop, gourmet restaurants, superb village pubs, surf shops, and art gallery. This classic 'chocolate-box' village is steeped in old-world charm and echoes the feeling of life in Britain in times gone by. Explore the beautiful Exmoor National Park. Combe Martin Wildlife and Dinosaur Park, The Milky Way and The Big Sheep all within a short driving distance. Cultural days can be passed at Arlington Court, historic Clovelly Village, Watermouth Castle, Lynton, Lynmouth, Victorian-styled Ilfracombe with its quaint fishing harbour and many more. Saunton Golf Course is a mere 3 miles down the road with its 2 famous links courses. Finally, picturesque walks through beautiful forested areas and running rivers such as at Watersmeet will complete your wonderful stay in this beautiful part of England.
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12 Aug 2014
"Luxury by the sea!"
ApartmentWe stayed with our 2 children aged 11 and 13 and our dog. Had booked apartment mainly because the beach is dog friendly. The apartment exceeded all our expectations. Beautifully decorated … More
2 Apr 2013
A fantastic Easter holiday at Point Break! Fabulous apartment with plenty of space and excellent facilities for all of us! Thoroughly enjoyed walking the dog for hours on the perfect, sunny beach! The… More
31 Oct 2011
Stayed at this apartment with my husband, 2 teenagers and 2 dogs for October half term.
Point Break is one of 16 apartments - only 2 years old I believe - and absolutely stunning. Very modern decor with added benefits of free wi-fi and sky TV - which is useful for when it rains (as it often does in Devon!).
A welcome pack was provided which included a bottle of champagne, strawberries, clotted cream and scones, sweets for the kids and treats for the dogs - a very nice touch.
The apartment was very dog friendly - the balcony had a gate so dogs could not escape.
Just a few minutes walk down to Saunton Sands which was fantastic for dog walking.
The apartment also has its own locker room which has a selection of wet suits and body boards which came in handy and lots of fun was had in the sea, even in the rain.
The only negative - and it is very minor - was that there was no instruction manuals for kitchen appliances - in particular the halogen hob which we have not used before and it took a bit of trial and error to get it to work, which we did, but don't know how!
Saunton Sands Hotel just a couple of minutes walk away which was nice to go to for a drink or meal in the evening, but very expensive.
We would definately return to this lovely apartment.
Thank you very much for your great feedback! We are pleased that you have had such a good experience and look forward to assisting you with your next holiday. Kind Regards, Choice Cottages
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