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Hesketh Crescent 5 Star Apartment close to the beach

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Torquay, English Riviera, Devon, England
This five star duplex style apartment has one of the best locations and most prestigious addresses in Torquay.

Situated in fabulous Georgian Hesketh Crescent in the leafy Meadfoot area of Torquay it is a wonderfully tranquil retreat and ideal for romantic breaks or peaceful getaways.Although it does not have sea views it has double aspect windows which mean that the whole apartment is flooded by light.

Being almost literally only a stone's throw from Meadfoot beach, a 15 minute walk or a two minute drive from the centre of Torquay and but a few steps away from the bars, restaurants and leisure facilities of the Osborne Hotel this is an ideal all year round location. (please not that extra charges apply for the use of these facilities)

Immediately outside the gates to the Crescent is a bus stop from where a high frequency bus se...
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Listing #HL2534838
About the Manager
Adam Millward (Property Manager Adam Millward)
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
Interaction with guests
I am not based at the apartment but live only five minutes away. I like to greet all guests on arrival to help them settle in and during the guests' stay they have my mobile number and I can be contacted at any time. We do also have a key box at the property and on occasions we do make use of it.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed here for a long weekend. The apartment is located 10-15 mins walk from the centre. The apartment its self is lovely, very well equipped kitchen with tea, coffee, milk and cookies. Out side the apartment you have wonderful views. I would certainly recommend this...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank SuzeyQ6
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Excellent, elegant apartment in a handy location near the Meadfoot beech and Torquay town centre, complete with dedicated parking. Very well equipped and professionally managed, nothing was too much trouble for Adam.

Date of stay: September 2017
1  Thank Jackwil123
Adam M, VR Owner at Hesketh Crescent 5 Star Apartment close to the beach, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to post the review. I'm really pleased you enjoyed you stay and thank you for your kind remarks about the service you received it really is much appreciated.

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Reviewed 24 June 2017

Just liked the area all around. not been there for a long time sorry, I have no more to say at the moment

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Maritta S
  • Alarm Clock
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Sauna
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
We do not allow bookings from groups or parts of groups such as stag or hen parties or young farmers and the holding of parties in the apartment are not permitted. In respect of...
    1 Full bath
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: $183 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Meadfoot Bay is a short distance from the centre of Torquay and is a highly desirable leafy residential area close to the sea. Meadfoot Beach and Bay is a wonderful place to sit for a few hours. There is always something to see as the bay is a favourite place for scuba diving and kayaking. There are coastal footpaths close by which enable visitors to access some beautiful dramatic strengths of coastline.

Its close proximity to the centre of Torquay and the Wellswood area means that visitors staying in the Meadfoot have the best of all worlds; Close enough to access all the delights the area has to offer but far enough away to be able to enjoy a tranquil and relaxing break.
Getting around
The apartment is within walking distance of Torquay harbour and town centre and a bus (64) leaves just outside the gates to the crescent. Torquay harbour is the hub for bus services and it is possible to get to lots of places locally.

From April to the end of October there are foot passenger ferry services between Torquay and Brixham and Dartmouth.

Steam Train services operate all year between Paignton & Dartmouth & there is a halt for Agatha Christie's holiday home Greenway.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Exeter International Airport: 43.0 km
Railway: Torquay Railway Station: 2.9 km
Ferry: Plymouth Ferry Terminal (Britanny Ferries): 56.0 km
Most visitors do come to the area by car and it is useful particularly if the intention is to visit other parts of Devon such as Totnes, Dartmouth or Exeter. Having said that, it is perfectly possible to visit these places from Torquay by bus.

For visitors who come without a car, there is a good train service from most parts of the country and in particular from London. Trains leave London Paddington and take about three and a half hours. The journey is extremely pleasant and the highlight comes towards the end of the journey when the train passes along the Dawlish sea wall. Although trains can be an expensive form of travel, bargains are available if tickets are booked online some way in advance. The can be obtained from First Great Western. It should be noted that few services are direc...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.1 km.
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