£52 / night
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Driftwood No.7 Spectacular sea views – Home 1769541 Chalet

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  •  min stay varies

Driftwood No.7 Spectacular sea views – Home 1769541

  • Chalet
  • 1 bedroom
  • sleeps 2
  •  min stay varies

Excellent Excellent – based on 47 reviews

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Chalet / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 2

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.1 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Situated directly on the South West Coastal Path this beautiful one bedroom chalet has been totally refurbished. Driftwood has 180 degree uninterupted sea views along the South Devon coast, an ideal relaxing getaway for a couple or for walkers and nature lovers in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). There are three beaches at Bovisand which are popular with swimmers , surfers, fishermen and kayakers,one of which is accessed via steps immediately in front of the chalet, the other two are a short walk away.

There is an allocated parking space ( within 50M of the property )however the car park is operated by a third party and a parking fee is payable on site ( £4/day or £25/week 1st April to 30th September and £2/day or £10/week at all other times). Payment may be made by Cash, Card or Phone on arrival. Should you wish to prebook your parking the car park code is 16091 using the RinGo website.

The chalet has an open plan sitting room with solid wooden floors throughout and neutral decor and coastal theme. There is a large flat screen TV, DVD and music player. There is a well equipped handmade pine kitchen with granite worktops and belfast sink. It also includes an electric range oven, microwave and retro fridge freezer. Heating is via electric panel wall heaters.

The double bedroom contains a king size divan bed and looks out onto the rear patio area, with clothes hanging rail and bedside cabinets. A small hallway leads into the bathroom which has a tiled shower enclosure with electric pump shower.

To the front of the property (south west facing) is a large paved patio area with uninterrupted views overlooking the Plymouth breakwater and in the far distance the Cornish villages of Cawsands and Kingsands. Whatever the weather there is always something going on in the waters all year round telescope and binoculars provided. The separate rear patio garden is a sheltered sun trap for the whole day and has a small storage shed containing bistro set and loungers.

Charges are inclusive of electricity and one allocated parking space. Bedding, linen, towels and beach towels are included in the price.

A Delightful cafe and shop 1 minute walk from the Chalet. Plymouth just a short drive away.

Changeover date is flexible - minimum stay 3 Nights

Departure 10am - Arrivals after 3pm.

No smoking or pets in the property.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Super King Beds
  • 1 Shower room


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private garden
  • Patio
  • Waterfront
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Sea view
  • Internet access
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users


This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).

Damage deposit: £100.00
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

50% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 8 weeks before check-in.

8 weeks before

25% refund of the amount paid (minus the booking fee*) if cancelled at least 4 weeks before check-in.

4 weeks before

No refund if cancelled less than 4 weeks before check-in.

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* The booking fee is stated in the cancellation policy information on the payment page. This fee helps us run our secure platform and enables us to provide 24/7 customer support

About the owner

Terry S.
Average reply time:
13 minutes
Response rate:
Calendar updated:
09 Jun 2019
Years listed:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English

This Chalet has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 2. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 03 May 2014. Located in Plymouth, it has 47 reviews with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate varies from £287 to £974.

The Owner has a response rate of 100% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 09 Jun 2019.


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Guest reviews

47 reviews

Very Good

“Stunning sea views”

Reviewed 17 May 2018

The views were stunning... never tired of watching the navel ships, sailing boats etc each day.. chalet very comfortable & cosy with everything you could possibly need during your stay... weather was good also... can't wait to return..

Owner's reply: Thank you so much for the great review it is very much appreciated. We look forward to you staying with us again. Kind Regards Terry


Reviewed 24 Sep 2017

Well where do you start.... Amazing chalet decorated to a very high standard and containing everything you would buy yourself. Take a good look at the photo's because they don't exaggerate the beautiful views, no wide angle lens or trick photography used here. There are no words to describe the feeling of waking up, pulling open the curtains and just sitting there staring out of the window and watching the movement of the sea together with the activity of the navy and private yaughts. There are many places of interest around all reasonably priced - book this holiday you will not regret it.

Owner's reply: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of Driftwood, it is very much appreciated by us. Kind Regards Terry

“Perfect Retreat for Rest & Relaxation”

Reviewed 28 Apr 2017

We first visited before Easter and have just returned from a second week which really tells you all that you need to know. It will definitely not be our last visit this year. The accommodation is clean, the bed comfortable, the area is quiet and peaceful and everything you need for a relaxing break is available. Wonderful views looking out to sea with lots of activity from the Royal Navy to keep you entertained. We really needed rest and relaxation and are now feeling thoroughly refreshed and reenergised upon our return home. There are two patios so that you can follow the sun from sunrise to sunset if you choose. It's great for walkers with excellent walks from outside the front door. We have been to Devon so many times but never realised that there was this little bit of paradise just outside Plymouth! We really did have a wonderful time. The microclimate enjoyed at Bovisands does contribute enormously to the feeling of well being.

Owner's reply: Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a fantastic review it really does mean a lot to us and will be very helpful for those contemplating a visit. We have many guests who regularly return to Driftwood but have never had two visits in the same month !! We will be delighted to have you stay again. Kind Regards Terry

“Absolutely wonderful - could not fault it in any way”

Reviewed 9 Nov 2016

This is a very well equipped holiday home. The décor is beautiful and very tasteful. The kitchen is very modern and well equipped. The location is very good with easy access by boat to Plymouth Barbican. The view is fabulous with ever changing weather conditions and military boat manoeuvres in evidence. Local amenities are excellent. This was a perfect spot and provided a perfect holiday.

Owner's reply: Thank you so much for the fantastic review - its great to hear that others think that Driftwood is situated in such a perfect spot. We never tire of the views Kind Regards Terry

“great spot”

Reviewed 26 Jun 2016

This was a great resting place with fantastic views across to Cornwall and to watch the royal navy going in and out Plymouth.

Owner's reply: Many thanks for the review, it was good of you to take the time. The position of the Chalet and the means that not much gets into Plymouth without being seen!! I'm glad you had a relaxing break and hope you return in the near future. Kind Regards Terry

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You can also request a quote from Terry (the owner) through the contact form. The owner will email you the total cost for your dates and a link to book and pay online.

How do I know if my booking request has been accepted?

You’ll receive an email within 24 hours to let you know. Or you can check in Manage your holiday booking. No money will leave your account unless it’s accepted.

How do I pay for my holiday?

Use the Book your stay form to pay provisionally online. You can pay by credit/debit card or PayPal. Terry (the owner) will have 24 hours to accept the booking and no money will leave your account before then.

If you’ve been sent a quote, simply accept it and pay online through the email we sent you. You can also do this in Manage your holiday booking.

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Occasionally, you will pay a damage deposit up front as part of the total rental cost. In this case, the owner has 10 days after you check out to report any damage. If they don’t, we’ll return your deposit. If their claim is successful, we’ll deduct the agreed cost and return the remainder.

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How can I retract my booking request?

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Go to Manage your holiday booking to cancel your booking. Here you can view your cancellation policy to see if you’ll be refunded.

How do I edit my booking?

You can request to change the dates or number of people on your booking via the Manage your holiday booking page. To change your holiday dates use the Edit booking button. If you need to change the number of guests staying then send Terry (the owner) a message.

If Terry (the owner) agrees, they’ll send you a revised quote outlining the changes. You can review and accept/decline this from the Manage your holiday booking page. You’ll have 48 hours to take action before the revised quote expires.

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