Stunning sea views with large balcony- two bed
Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Astor House - Two bed 2 bath with Sea view (No 14)
Astor House is an imposing Victorian villa which has been beautifully converted into luxurious holiday apartments in Torquay.
Located in a south-facing position with most apartments enjoying stunning sea views, this self catering accommodation is the perfect choice for a holiday in Torquay, South Devon.
The holiday apartments are only a short distance from Torquay's beaches, marina and town centre. Benefiting from a thorough programme of re-development and refurbishment, Astor House now offers contemporary and elegant apartments in the heart of the English Riviera.
Plumlocations have great locations - stylishly furnished - Wifi - 24/7 access - family owned - inhouse team - available for any period from one day - one year.
Torquay itself is very well located having a wide range of family and evening activities to keep all occupied and is also close to the beautiful South Hams and Dartmoor, a favourite with walkers. The cathedral city of Exeter and Plymouth are nearby with Cornwall only an hour away.
We cater for pets and smokers in designated flats only - please enquire for availability.
We have a range of apartments in Astor and close by in Torquay - please contact us to check availability and prices for your dates by email to the owners.
We encourage guest reviews and surveys so we can continually improve our services. Here are some recent customer reviews and you can see our website for the most up to date reviews as they come in.
The apartment was everything we required & more.
Amazing views, A great apartment. Many thanks. Will return again.
Astor house is in a great location with amazing views, the apartment had everything you need.
The apartment was excellent, everything you could possible need & more. The views fantastic & one of the best self catering accommodation we have stayed in. We would definitely like to return. Many thanks.
A very nice apartment with great views and a great balcony.
I would highly recommend anyone who's visiting Torquay to stay as Astor House, it proved to be a good location for exploring Devon. The apartment was extremely well equipped and very clean, we couldn't have asked for more.
Another lovely stay. Thank you.
I found the apartment extremely great value for money. It had amazing views overlooking Torquay Bay, the facilities were all modern and the apartment had a quality contemporary feel. As a contract manager I hate staying in hotels, this apartment give me the luxury I required to sit down and relax after a stressful day. I would recommend this apartment to anybody, it was fantastic.
Hello there had a fab time in this apartment, was made very welcome by house keeper Diane and nothing was too much trouble. Apartment was absolutely stunning and value for money and fab views. All in all lovely stunning place. Many thanks
Lovely apartment, very well equipped and excellent location
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Torre 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Exeter 50 km, Nearest railway: Torquay Station 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), 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|
The West Country region
WALKING - Miles of walks including the South West Coastal Path, Dartmoor and river walks.
SWIMMING AND BEACHES - Along the 22 miles of the English Riviera coastline there are 20 beaches from wide sandy stretches to hidden rocky coves.
BOATING - Boat trips in the bay are bookable from various firms by the harbourside and piers. Small boats and pedaloes for hire from most beaches.
CRUISING - There is an attractive list of sailings for trips by sea or river at booking kiosks at Princess Pier, Haldon Pier and the Harbourside.
SAILING & YACHTING - These are unequalled in Torbay, and the regattas in August are a superb spectacle. The Royal Torbay Yacht Club is at Beacon Terrace a short walk away. For those wishing to learn more there are two sailing clubs in Torquay.
PARAGLIDING - WATER SKI-ING - WINDSURFING
FISHING - Sea fishing from Princess Pier and Haldon Pier, or from rocks and beaches around the coastline. Mackerel, bass, pollack, bream, conger and whiting all caught in the bay. Fishing trips are readily available.
GOLF - The beautifully situated 18 hole course of the Torquay Golf Club is in Petitor Road, St. Marychurch. Visitors requiring temporary membership should apply to the Secretary.
RACING - RIDING - PITCH AND PUTT - PUTTING - GOLF - BOWLING - SQUASH - TENNIS
Try wandering around Paignton and Torquay harboursides, the shops of Paignton and Torquay's Fleet Walk shopping precinct, Pavilion and much more. Going further afield, you can ramble across the wilds of Dartmoor National Park, see the Dartmoor Ponies, visit places of interest such as Widdecombe. Torbay and its environs also offers a rich diversity of places to eat out, theme bars and Nightclubs to suit all tastes.
Totnes and Dartington Hall are less than 30 minutes away. Totnes is an Elizabethan river town with an ancient castle. The beauty of Dartington Hall with it's glorious gardens and world famous arts and music activities makes this an essential place to visit. Dartmouth, Dartmoor, Salcombe, Exeter and Plymouth can all be reached easily.
Paignton Zoo is only a mile or so away and there are river and sea cruises and steam train trips nearby. Torquay has Kents Cavern and a large model village among other attractions and there is a go kart track on the way to the delightful fishing port of Brixham.
The South Hams of South Devon is an area of exceptional beauty and contrast with river estuaries, rolling hills and thatched cottages surrounding the lovely old towns of Dartmouth, Totnes, Kingsbridge, Salcombe, Modbury and Ivybridge and pretty villages that abound in the South Hams district of South Devon. In addition to this, the South Hams has some of the most beautiful, safe, clean and best -managed beaches you'll find anywhere. With three beaches being awarded the international Blue Flag award, and another 5 achieving the seaside rural beach award.
Dartmoor - www.dartmoor-npa.gov.uk
Whether walking and exploring the rugged Dartmoor landscape with its great granite Tors and Dartmoor Ponies, climbing, letterboxing, horse riding, golfing, or just having a very relaxing break Dartmoor has it all. Heather-covered moorland and deep wooded gorges, beautiful lake-like reservoirs and tumbling rocky rivers, thriving market towns and villages, patchwork farmland and craggy granite tors, the Dartmoor National Park covers an area of 368 square miles - the largest, and wildest, area of open country in southern England.
The regional capital for culture, leisure and shopping. Surrounded by beautiful countryside and just a few miles from the sea, Exeter brims with colourful character and offers a delightful mix of high quality attractions, restaurants and shops in a setting of architectural splendour. Enjoy heritage, arts, festivals and award winning locally produced food and drink or venture beyond the city and explore the Jurassic Coast of East Devon and the National Parks of Dartmoor and Exmoor. Whatever your reason for visiting Exeter, a warm Westcountry welcome and a memorable stay is guaranteed.
Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway
NB Britains favourite attraction!
Paignton and Dartmouth Steam Railway from Paignton is the holiday line with steam trains running for seven miles in Great Western tradition along the spectacular Torbay coast to Churston and through the wooded slopes bordering the Dart estuary to Kingswear. The scenery is superb, with seascapes right across Lyme Bay to Portland Bill on clear days. Approaching Kingswear is the beautiful River Dart, with its fascinating craft, and on the far side, the olde worlde town of Dartmouth and the famous Britannia Royal Naval College, Butterwalk, Bayard's Cove and Dartmouth Castle.
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3 Oct 2013
"Fabulous apartment with ALL ROOMS south facing across Torre Sands!"
This was our first Owners Direct experience and whilst the web site read well for Astor, we were still a little uncertain that it would all work out!We arrived and met Diane who was great and took us … More
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