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The Boat Yard

37 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
6 guests
1 night minimum
Condo/Apartment
Perfect location for rest and relaxation, watching the tide come in and the river turn in to a hive of activity fishing boats unloading there catch , and boats of all sizes take to the river for a few hours at high tide twice a day, then the tide go s out and the sand flaps become home to all kinds of birds , a perfect place to bar be que from the balcony or just take a class of wine as you watch the moon rise up over tapely manor opposite , , the sun rising opposite so a lovely place for breakfast on the balcony , that runs off the kitchen , theres a second one from the living room on the next floor , you will look forward to returning home to these views just 2 miles from westward ho beach or to the market town of bideford with its many shops banks and restaurants ...Perfect location for rest and relaxation, watching the tide come in and the river turn in to a hive of activity fishing boats unloading there catch , and boats of all sizes take to the river for a few hours at high tide twice a day, then the tide go s out and the sand flaps become home to all kinds of birds , a perfect place to bar be que from the balcony or just take a class of wine as you watch the moon rise up over tapely manor opposite , , the sun rising opposite so a lovely place for breakfast on the balcony , that runs off the kitchen , theres a second one from the living room on the next floor , you will look forward to returning home to these views just 2 miles from westward ho beach or to the market town of bideford with its many shops banks and restaurants walking distance to the restaurants and bars in appledore , were you will also find 2 very good food shops one a deli the other a general store to get any provisions , you may need , or do an on line shop from sainsbury s and have your food delivered the day of your arrival , More
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Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Ocean Views
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Cycling Trips
Books
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Telephone
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Central Heating
Water Views
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Waterfront
Iron
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Watersports Nearby
Terrace
Deck
Additional amenities & feature info
Water side maisonette on the 1st and 2nd floor with 2 balconys looking over the estuary with parking directly out side with no restrictions. also private off rd parking at the side ,Tax ride to bideford for night life for around, six ponds if you use, kirkhams, cars, during the day and Barnstaple, ten miles, great for nights out, , very good rates from Bristol airport, for less than a hundred pounds by same local taxi firm, or £65 from tiverton parkway as i used them my self yesterday {no connection to my business }a perfect place any season ideal for kyaking on the river , our local beach westward ho! is world renound for its long sandy beach ideal for kite surfing wind surfing and kite bourding or buggying , i will accept younger groups for hen or stag parties with a slightly higher deposit :}
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1 - 5 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely property with great views across the estuary. Spotlessly clean and the owner was really helpful and quick to respond to messages.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Meander61012473243
A Holiday Lettings verified reviewer
Spalding, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

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Date of stay: September 2018
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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: December 2017
Janice B, VR Owner at The Boat Yard, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

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Reviewed 2 May 2018

my brother booked this, and was surprised by the other reviews! The property once had money spent on it and now needs a total make over, We found lots to complain about which could easily be fixed. The rental was reasonably clean ie, dust free,...More

Date of stay: April 2018
2  Thank loftsaway
Janice B, VR Owner at The Boat Yard, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2018

Why is it the people with, fake email accounts,, ie little knox,that write malicious reviews,,, ,, Helen it's obvious it's you,,, please leave my business allone!!! , I have hundreds of good reviews on all the sites I advertise on, , so one malicious one,...More

Reviewed 5 April 2018

Lovely, clean and well equipped. Owner was very very accommodating as it was a last minute booking for one night while the family did a section of the Coastal Path. The view is a delight and I would have been very happy to stay longer....More

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank SJL61
Janice B, VR Owner at The Boat Yard, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2018

Thank you so much,, happy customers is all i want, so thank you, Janice

About the Owner
janice b
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2012
Interaction with guests
I leave the key in the key safe. And let you get on with your holiday with out me. Bothering you. But I'm only a mile away if you need me.
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About the neighbourhood
Appledore an ancint port and harbour with cobbled streets and quaint pubs and restaurants looking across the river to instow were you can catch a small boat across at high tide to visit its lovely sandy beach or take a stroll through northam burrows country park to westward ho beach beyond a great place to watch the kyte and wind srfers on a blustery day or perhaps take part . theres miles of unspoilt sandy beach at westward ho just ten minutes on the local bus or a thirty minute walk
Getting around
Taxis locally are very reasonable. Buss are regular. And the train station at barnstaple is ten miles away.
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