The SlipwayCroyde, North Devon
- Guests 4
- Bedrooms 2
- Preferred changeover day Saturday
- Minimum stay 2 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 0
- Acorn rating 2 What's this?
- Reference 011054
About The SlipwayWith jaw-dropping sea views from nearly every window, this contemporary-style first floor apartment is yards from a beautiful sandy beach.
A relaxed beach-side retreat awaits when you stay at this brilliant bolthole in surfer’s paradise, Croyde. This stylish apartment, perched on the first floor, is close to the waves for surfers, sandy beaches for families, and glorious walking and cycling routes all around on the South West Coast Path, so you’ll be guaranteed a break full of fresh sea air and incredible sea views.
Sitting at the start of the walk to Baggy Point, this two-bedroom first-floor apartment, with bike/surfboard storage is a great spot for a small family, or friends who love a coastal break. The ground floor has a bathroom, perfect for washing off sand after a day on the beach, or warming up after a day surfing. Upstairs you’ll find the sitting room, kitchen and two bedrooms all with views of Croyde’s rolling waves. Even better, being above a National Trust tea-room means that there are always cakes nearby. Outside, you’ll have access to a vegetable garden and a courtyard (shared with the tearoom), and of course the glorious beach is only a short walk away for long, lazy picnic lunches.
Although you’re spoiled with the incredible beach right in front of you, and Croyde village not far beyond with its shops, pubs and restaurants, if you do venture further afield, then you’ll find lots more postcard-pretty beaches and coastal villages like Saunton Sands, Braunton Burrows and Woolacombe. Serious walkers will love being right on the South West Coast Path to stretch their legs, and families will adore North Devon’s sandy beaches for days together by the sea. Croyde is known for being a surfer’s paradise and the laid back feel of the whole area is the perfect setting for a relaxing seaside break that everyone will love.
Beyond the coast with its irresistible beaches, head inland to explore the Tarka Trail, winding through tranquil wooded river valleys and moorland, or discover the beautiful calm greenery of Watersmeet and the Heddon Valley while escaping the crowds. Spend some time at Arlington Court and the National Carriage Museum which is a Regency house with woodland walks, wild play area, Victorian kitchen garden, walled garden as well as the carriage museum. When you stay at one of our places, the funds from your holiday go towards looking after other special places like this.
Availability & book
- Selected dates
- Changeover day
Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair not available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher not available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* not available
- Open fire / wood burner not available
- Garden not available
- BBQ not available
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Bathroom with shower over bath
Sitting room, kitchen and two double bedrooms with 5ft beds.
Notes for guests
Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Heating: Gas central heating is provided throughout the apartment.
Garden: There is a cafe and vegetable garden adjacent to the apartment and a courtyard that can be accessed by guests at all times but may be used by the cafe customers between 8am - 6pm daily. There is no designated guest seating outdoors.
Parking: There are two designated parking spaces available in the National Trust Baggy Point car park adjoining the garden. The car park is locked at night but you will be provided with a key code to come and go as you please.
Utilities: The washing machine and tumble dryer are combined and shared with the National Trust cafe in the courtyard area. This will only be accessible when the cafe is closed.
Beach: The apartment is about a third of a mile from Croyde Beach.
Electric Vehicle Charging Point: This is located about 30m from the reserved space for The Slipway in the main Baggy Point car park. This is not reserved solely for guest use so you may find it is being used.