Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Saunton Down is a stylish, duplex apartment in an enviable position above Saunton Sands Beach offering superb views across Braunton Burrows and out to sea.
Internally, the property is split across two floors and is furnished to a high standard throughout. Externally, the property benefits from a lawned garden complete with patio furniture, ideal for relaxing and admiring the views.
A short walk from the property is Saunton Sands Beach, a three and a half mile stretch of golden sand that is popular with families and is renowned for excellent surfing conditions and water sports. Beyond the beach is Braunton Burrows, a spectacular expanse of sand dunes that is the core of the North Devon Biosphere Reserve and offers an abundance of flora and fauna to explore.
The South West Coast Path with 36 miles of beautiful coastline is within easy reach, encompassing Croyde and Woolacombe which are home to world class surfing beaches. For the keen golf player, Saunton Sands golf club offers 36 holes of championship links with truly breathtaking sea views. The Tarka Trail is nearby offering a series of footpaths and cycle paths through idyllic unspoilt Devon countryside.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Saunton Sands 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||200 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter International 96 km, Nearest railway: Lynton & Barnstaple Railway 34.5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
The West Country region
North Devon holidays and the great outdoors go hand in hand, with the area's rugged landscapes, Atlantic coastline and stunning natural sites. The Atlantic coast of North Devon is renowned for its excellent surfing conditions – and surfers flock to the area from all over world to take advantages of the famous waves. A break in one of our North Devon holiday cottages will place guests amidst intriguing towns, the beautiful Exmoor National Park and of course, some fine surfing locations! North Devon's dramatic scenery and unique beauty make it a true escape to the country. North Devon is a Designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The North Devon & Exmoor Walking Festival is held every Autumn. Exmoor Zoo is home to 200 different species.
With three miles of golden sands, backed by impressive sand dunes, Saunton Sands is an enchanting beach sure to inspire. Due to its West-facing location on the North Devon Coast, the beach benefits from fantastic breakers and surfing conditions, attracting surfers from miles away. With fantastic facilities including toilets, a shop, cafe and equipment hire, its easy to see why this is one of the most popular beach resorts in the area.
The charming winding streets of England's largest village, Braunton, are within a short drive. For those who prefer to travel by foot, the coastal path is within easy reach and the scenic Tarka Trail is closeby offering a fantastic selection of cycle paths and footpaths from which the beauty of the area can be appreciated. For a day of peace and serenity, catch the ferry from neighbouring Illfracombe to Lundy Island, a peaceful retreat home to some of the areas rarest flora and fauna.