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The Garden Apartment

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View of Folly Rise and The Garden Apartment from National Trust property, Clematon Hill opposite. View of Burgh Island
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21 reviews
View of Beach from house
View of Folly Rise and The Garden Apartment from National Trust property, Clematon Hill opposite.
View of Burgh Island
Pilchard Inn c1336 on Burgh Island
Apartment's Own private terrace leading out to large secure garden with path to beach just 3 mi
Living Room
Dining Area
Homemade Devonshire Cream Tea/Bottle of wine and goodie bags for children.
Seaviews from master bedroom
Garden views from twin room
Burgh Island Hotel
Acres of uncrowded, safe sandy beach.
Sun down behind Burgh Island
Looking West along the Coast
Endless beautiful sunsets and sunrises.
The Sea Tractor leaving mainland for Burgh Island with the tide coming in.
Our Guests hurrying back from the Island before the waters meet.
Early morning walk , just the two of us.
Front row seat for Burgh Island Fireworks.
Moonlight on Bigbury Bay from the Garden Apartment.
Acres of safe sandy beach just 3 mins walk through the garden at 'Folly Rise'.
Rainbow over Bigbury-on-Sea.
Thatched boathouse up the tidal Avon Estuary opposite ' Folly Rise' by Guest Stephen Entwi
Something to celebrate.  Enjoy our compimentary bottle of wine.
The evocative Avon Estuary 'Stakes Road' accessable at low tide, with its myriad wildlife.
Sedgewell Sands at low tide. Just 3 mins across from The Garden Apartment.
Guests Mark & Cheryl off to wine,dine and dance at 'Burgh Island Hotel'
Our young Guests Mark & Cheryl enjoying their romantic evening on Burgh Island.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Bigbury-on-Sea, Devon, England
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Listing #HL1434320 by: Holiday Lettings
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English first
Lymington, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Granny, Grandad, daughter and 2year old grandson stayed here for a week. The sandy beach just a few steps from apartment, fantastic places to see and eat nearby and the warmest welcome from Gill, l felt l have known her for years!. Children would love Folly Rise and we will be back another year. Thankyou Gill.

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It's such a pleasure to see the three generations come together and spend that 'special time' with us here in "The Garden Apartment" at "Folly Rise" in Bigbury-on-Sea. Family holidays are all about that, FAMILY, which is what we all work for and we are privileged to see the love, joy and pleasure that brings. This delightful Family epitomized that...


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Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Had a brilliant week at The Garden Apartment. Gill looked after us really well - cream tea, and wine when we arrived! Beach stuff and wetsuits for the kids - and goody bags too! The apartment is in a great location and had everything we wanted with lovely views out over the bay and 2 minutes walk down to the...

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It was lovely to learn that Bigbury-on-Sea left a lasting memory with Nikki, Chris & 2 year old Heather some 12 years ago so that they wanted to return, this time bringing 10 year old Izzy. I was delighted to welcome them to "The Garden Apartment", especially as they really enjoyed the beach being just 3 minutes away, leaving "Folly...


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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 March 2016 for a stay in February 2016
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We had the most amazing week here. From being greeted on arrival with a delicious afternoon tea (including smoked salmon sandwiches!) after a long journey from London, to the incredible sea views that were mesmerising from the lounge window, this place is perfect for a quiet get-away retreat. The beach is a 2 minute walk away, and the landlady who...

Management response:

Thank you Janey for your kind words. It was my pleasure to welcome you , Johnathan and your delightful Parents Teresa & Tony to "Folly Rise". I enjoyed our fascinating evening together hearing all about your careers and varied travels and also learning about Teresa & Tony's delightful Holiday Home in the Cotswolds. One is always glad to benefit from...


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  • Balcony
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Staffed Property
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
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Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 3 nights
24 Sep 2016 -
30 Sep 2016
7 nights -- --
1 Oct 2016 -
7 Oct 2016
Low Season
3 nights
8 Oct 2016 -
14 Oct 2016
Low Season
3 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Electricity is provided by way of a £1 coin meter. Towels can be supplied by way of a separate charge of £5 per person agreed with the owner in advance. If a cot is needed the client will be required to provide their own. The booking is on the basis of 4 guests. However, an additional Z Bed can be provided for a third child at no extra cost. Should you have any special requirements we will do our very best to help you wherever possible.
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Exeter: 40.0 km
Please see website www.follyrise.co.uk for full motoring directions.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk.
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