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Leeside

Dartmouth, Devon (Ref. 995594)

4.5

Very good

Sykes rating

  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside

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49 Customer Reviews

  • "We could not get the over-bath shower to work properly ..."

    We could not get the over-bath shower to work properly it was either boiling hot or stone cold we now realise we should have informed you of our problem from the first day also, in the same space you could fit a walk-in shower (as we have at home) instead of the bath

    Reviewed by GJun 2022

  • "Lovely flat with superb views of the harbour all the way down to the floating bridge and well maintained too."

    Icing on cake would be Wi-Fi but would highly recommend. Would be helpful if instructions for heaters could be left in flat to save a trip to Sykes office who asked ‘were we cold’.

    Reviewed by JanetApr 2022

  • "This was are second visit to Leeside and we had a wonderful time."

    The flat is very well equipped and it was spotless on our arrival. The Christmas decorations were a lovely touch. If I were to be critical, I would suggest the sofas could do with replacing as they were looking a little jaded and worn. We will definitely be coming back to Leeside in the future.

    Thank you for your lovely feedback, and glad to know that you had a nice time in Dartmouth. We do take on board the comments, and are pleased to advise that there are two new sofas already on order…along with a new mattress for the main bedroom! Property Owner

    Reviewed by KayDec 2021

  • "A very quirky flat, we learnt something new every day like how to switch on the towel rail and work the radiators."

    A little noisy being on the ground floor but we enjoyed our holiday

    Reviewed by JudithNov 2021

  • "This flat is fantastic in so many ways."

    The location is second to none and the accommodation is plenty big enough. There are some issues that need addressing by the owners though. WiFi is needed. We took our fire stick to watch programmes from as I hadn't noticed beforehand that there wasn't WiFi. I havent come across holiday accommodation yet that doesn't have it. Not to worry we'll watch the new dvds I bought... No we won't, as the dvd didn't seem to work. Ended up buying one in Argos but it turns out it must have been the TV as the players worked in the bedroom as did the connector they had brought. The master bedroom needs some TLC. The mattress felt old and lumpy and the smell of mould was overpowering, which seemed to be coming from behind the wardrobe. We had the window open all night so it didn't seem as bad. BUT... It was a lovely flat in the most amazing position so maybe don't let the negativity put you off.

    Reviewed by ViktoriaSep 2021

  • "Many good things about the property, however, the main bedroom felt musty which meant we moved to the twin bedded room."

    No green waste bags were provided. The DVD player did not connect to the main TV - the maintenance team came but could not resolve the issue. The corner lamp in the lounge flickered when it was tuned off. The garage door would not close properly with the remote control, it would start to reopen when almost closed.

    Reviewed by JonathanAug 2021

  • "A well presented accommodation in an excellent position with local facilities only a short walk away."

    The accommodation benefits from far reaching views across and along the River Dart. Third time we have booked Leeside and look forward to booking again and visiting pretty Dartmouth once more.

    Reviewed by JohnJul 2021

  • "This is the second time we have visited Leeside and really enjoyed it."

    We are away again later this year and that is again through Sykes. They are a very good company with lovely staff.

    Reviewed by BarbaraJun 2021

  • "We love Leeside, we have been before!"

    It is in a superb location with fantastic views, you could sit all day just watching the activity on the river. It is always so clean too and we try and leave it exactly as we found it as we really appreciate the effort made to present it so well. The shops are only a few minutes away and M & S Simply food 200 hundred yards away. We only used our Kia Picanto car once (it fits in the garage) and got around by boat and bus which are just a few minutes away. There is everything to hand at Leeside and you could just sit all day and take in the view from the big windows but we did get out and about and went to Brixham, Bigbury on Sea, Dittisham and Dartmouth Castle ... we have previously visited the National Trust houses which are all excellent and of course the 'Round Robin' day trip is great too. The local shops are excellent and the Friday market is worth a visit. There is still more for us to see and we will be back. Many thanks to the owners for letting us stay at their lovely property.

    Reviewed by HenriekaJun 2021

  • "Fabulous apartment in a fabulous position in Dartmouth."

    1st time visit and will def look for this if we return. Garage is a great asset as long stay parking in central dartmouth is not good. Our car (seat ibiza estate) fitted in fine but quite tight width wise. Apartment is very comfortable with excellent quality fixtures and fittings. Bed was very comfy. So lovely to sit at the table - rain or shine - and watch the comings and goings along the waterfront. A definite 'must' for a return.

    Reviewed by SharonSep 2020

  • "This apartment is fabulous the view is everything and it has all we need, the ..."

    This apartment is fabulous the view is everything and it has all we need, the shops are so close and I can't wait to be there again,

    Reviewed by PatriciaMar 2020

  • "Great central location with beautiful river views."

    Easy walk to local pubs, restaurants and other amenities.

    Reviewed by EricFeb 2020

  • "Would recommend that instruction manuals be placed in a folder for easy location."

    Bathroom towel rack switch was not obvious but eventually found it. Overall, the property was comfortable, very clean and ideally located for Dartmouth attractions.

    Reviewed by PerryNov 2019

  • "Great comfortable apartment with great views of Dartmouth parking a plus ..."

    Great comfortable apartment with great views of Dartmouth parking a plus although the garage is on the small side would definitely stay here again

    Reviewed by SarahSep 2019

  • "We had never visited Dartmouth before as Fowey was our favourite destination but Dartmouth has exceeded everything and we loved it."

    The apartment is top class and just minutes away from the Ferry, the shops, the bus stop and M & S Food Hall all on the flat and easily reached. So many lovely restaurants too, the list endless. The garage is small but we parked our Kia Picanto in it so no problems there, in fact we did not use the car for 4 days as getting around by boat etc was so easy. We had glorious weather but if it had not been so good we would have happily lazed around in the apartment and watched the activity on the river as it was just bliss. As all other guests have mentioned Wifi would have been the icing on the cake but I managed! We hope to return next year as it is bye bye Fowey, hello DARTMOUTH!

    Reviewed by HenriekaSep 2019

  • "This was our fifth time in this property and we will possibly be back next year."

    For the location to the town and the views over the river from the kitchen and two windows in the lounge, you could not wish for anything better. The choices of places to eat is great. You have pub food or Taylor's standard and others in between. The choice is yours. The car can be left in the garage and you have a choice of bus , ferry and steam train all within easy reach. We had a fabulous two weeks covering the Regatta again this year.

    Reviewed by AAug 2019

  • "An extremely well presented apartment with excellent far reaching views of the river Dart."

    The apartment being just a 5 minute walk into town. Despite a garage being available it is only suitable for a small car as clearly explained on the apartment web site, with this in mind and 24 hour 7 days a week parking within Dartmouth town proving difficult I did make advanced arrangements and parked my car in a private park. unfortunately adding to the cost.

    Reviewed by JohnJun 2019

  • "The property lacks WiFi."

    We could not get to grips with the operation of the radiators. The space at the foot of the beds in the smaller/twin room is inadequate, requiring whoever is using the bed nearest the window to reach it using a sideways shuffle. The view from the living room is spectacular !

    Reviewed by DuncanMay 2019

  • "Location of flat really good."

    Parking on site a must in Dartmouth. Flat was spotlessly clean and all fittings and fixtures good quality.

    Reviewed by DavidMay 2019

  • "Location, location, location!"

    Stunning river front view and accessibility to just about everything ....perfect holiday! We only took the car out of the garage once.

    Reviewed by JulieApr 2019

  • "We had a fantastic 5 night break."

    The property was in an ideal position on the river front. Great views from the lounge. A short promenade walk to the town centre. The apartment was spotlessly clean and everything you needed. Well set out and fantastic art work. Recommend visits to Agatha Christies house and Coulton Fishacre. plenty of restaurants and places to eat. Really lucky with warm sunshine all week. Also recommend visit to Blackpool Sands. Tank you.

    Reviewed by StephenMar 2019

  • "Beautiful presented."

    Very clean and in an excellent position with parking which is a massive bonus in Dartmouth. The garage is small but I managed to get a Hyundai Matrix in!! This is a property that we would happily return to and have no hesitation in recommending.

    Apr 2018

  • "Excellent value for money"

    Mr & Mrs J McKeownJun 2017

  • "Excellent"

    Ms LYNDA LewisDec 2016

  • "Leeside is exceptional value for money - don't be put off by the exterior, inside it is very modern and tasteful."

    Mr BARRI SmithDec 2016

  • "Spotlessly clean with many home comforts to ensure a pleasant vacation"

    Nov 2016

  • "Very good apartment heating is very difficult to get on"

    Oct 2016

  • "The flat is superbly located with magnificent views across the Dart."

    The main sitting room was light and modern. The bathroom and loo were a little small and poorly lit. Bedrooms OK. very clean. I would certainly recommend Leeside and score it very highly for location and views.

    DAVID TAYLORJul 2016

  • "Leeside was an excellent place to stay and was very comfortable and spacious and very well equiped to a very high standard."

    The views out onto the river just a few feet away and across to Kingswear were fantastic. Shops including Butchers and Bakers were only five minutes walk away. Parking was a small garage at the rear of the property. Our Renault Clio did not leave much room to get out of the car once parked but it was ok. A larger car might have trouble Overall I would give this property and Dartmouth 5/5

    Kevin SheahanJul 2016

  • "Excellent"

    Apr 2016

  • "Apartment was very comfortable, well appointed and maintained with lovely views of the Dart estuary."

    Only let down by poor parking provision due to the very small garage which was inadequate for most cars.

    Jan 2016

  • "Wonderful flat in ideal location"

    Sep 2015

  • "Loved the apartment, it was a great location and very well presented"

    Mr Benn MeekAug 2015

  • "Excellent"

    Jun 2015

  • "The apartment is well appointed and equipped with everything you could possibly need."

    It is always in pristine condition when we arrive and the view from the window over the river dart is superb.

    Mrs McKeownJun 2015

  • "Excellent flat in great location."

    Well appointed, clean and great view. Garage a bonus and ok for small/ supermini sized car

    May 2015

  • "Well appointed accomodation, comfortable with outstanding views across the river Dart."

    May 2015

  • "Accom was excellent, only negative is there is no free WIFI"

    Apr 2015

  • "The flat was first rate."

    The parking is the only sub-standard part.

    Mar 2015

  • "Warm, comfortable, clean spacious flat in superb location, but garage was too small for our car and therefore we had to park on the road - not a big problem in the winter, but would be in high season."

    Well equipped, but would have liked wifi in the flat and an electric shaver point in the bathroom. Also as we were there for Christmas, a small tree/decorations would have been appreciated. But thank you for the wine and fudge!

    Jan 2015

  • "Carpet stained in lounge area."

    Oct 2014

  • "Loved the property, the view could not be better."

    The flat was very well equipped, clean and comfortable.

    Sep 2014

  • "This property is well equipped and the decor is splendid and the location is first class."

    Jun 2014

  • "Hot water for bath slow running"

    Jun 2014

  • "Superb accommodation."

    Central location, clean and well equipment holiday let which is furnished to a very high standard. Stunning views at a very reasonable cost. Will be booking to go back next year!

    Jun 2014

  • "Beautiful appointed apartment"

    Apr 2014

  • "CARPETS COULD DO WITH REPLACING BUT BEAUTIFUL VIEW"

    Apr 2014

  • "Excellent flat - clean and bright"

    Apr 2014

  • "Perfect setting , very comfortable and well equipped ."

    Garage far too small for our car, but great to keep my husbands mobility scooter in.

    Apr 2014

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This property is part of the Coast & Country Cottages collection.
Choose from over 400 properties in Salcombe, Dartmouth and the surrounding South Devon coast and countryside - the perfect destination for a holiday all year round.

Summary

  • Two bedrooms: 1x King
  • 1x Twin
  • Bathroom with bath, shower over, wash-hand basin and heated towel rail
  • A separate cloakroom has a w.c
  • and washing machine
  • Kitchen has a four-ring electric hob, oven, fridge, microwave and dishwasher
  • Sitting / dining room.
  • Four-ring electric hob, oven, fridge, microwave and dishwasher
  • TV with DVD
  • Electric heating throughout with instant hot water via immersion
  • Strictly no pets permitted
  • Parking for one small/medium* car in garage to the rear of property (*Width 212cm (7ft) x Height 190cm (6'3) Depth 480cm (16ft) )
  • Bed linen and towels supplied
  • Sorry, no smoking
  • Note: Please note there is no Broadband at this property
  • Note: There are 10 steps to the front door

The property

Leeside is a delightful, well presented and conveniently located ground floor flat with spectacular views of the River Dart, in a fantastic position in the very heart of Dartmouth.

Perfect for a family or couple, guests can enjoy the benefit of private parking, as well as easy access to historic Dartmouth’s amenities.

Picturesque Dartmouth is home to pretty, narrow streets offering art galleries, tea rooms and individual shops.

Visitors can enjoy steam train rides, river cruises and watersports galore.

With the fascinating Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth Castle, and two National Trust properties nearby (Coleton Fishacre and Greenway), there is so much to enjoy.

Spend the day exploring the Start Bay coastline, a 10 minute drive away, before returning to Dartmouth for award-winning fish and chips, and a quiet evening watching life on the River Dart from Leeside.

The property has a very comfortable sitting/dining room, the perfect spot for observing the view.

The adjacent kitchen is very well equipped.

There are two bedrooms in total, accommodating four people.

The master bedroom has a King-size bed, whilst the second room is a twin (ideally set up for children), with two small single beds.

There is also a family bathroom and a separate cloakroom. Guests enjoy the benefit of private parking for one small/medium* car in the garage to the rear of property (*Width 212cm (7ft) x Height 190cm (6'3) Depth 480cm (16ft)).

For families or couples, Leeside is fantastic accommodation for enjoying all that historic Dartmouth has to offer.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location

DARTMOUTH

Totnes 12 miles.

Dartmouth lies on the banks of the beautiful River Dart estuary in the popular and picturesque South Hams area of South Devon. Located within an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and close to the coast, Dartmouth is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Devon. It offers a stunning waterfront, ancient narrow streets lined with boutique shops, restaurants and art galleries plus many local events such as the annual Dart Music Festival and the Port of Dartmouth Royal Regatta, along with the Dartmouth Food Festival held every October. There are many interesting cycling and walking routes around Dartmouth, including the South West Coast Path, the Dart Valley Trail and plenty of quiet country lanes. A trip on the Dartmouth Steam Railway through picturesque countryside to Paignton is a must, and so is a boat trip across to Kingswear and on to Brixham, a pretty little harbour town. For those seeking some beach activities, there is a wide choice in the South Hams area such as Blue Flag Award winner Blackpool Sands, and Slapton Sands, both extremely popular and just a stone's throw from Dartmouth. A relaxing location in South Devon.

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Region Information

Please note there is no WiFi at this property.
There are 10 steps to the front door.
The garage is suitable for a small to medium car only.

This property offers the following short breaks:

  • Winter
  • Off-season
  • Last minute
  • Christmas