Plover 2 - The Cove

2 bedrooms:

Sleeps 4:

1 bathrooms:

0 Dogs:

Facilities

  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • BBQ
  • Central Heating
  • Dishwasher
  • Family friendly
  • Grouped Property
  • High Chair
  • Linen and Towels Supplied
  • On-site Parking Space
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool - Shared
  • Quirky/Unique
  • Romantic
  • Sea View
  • Short Breaks Available
  • Travel Cot Available
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wi-Fi

At a Glance

Plover 2 is a 2 bedroom top floor holiday apartment with a large balcony and dozens of luxury touches. The sofas have just been replaced for your comfort (not in current photos). Is is set in The Cove, a peaceful new development just a short walk from Brixham Harbour. There are spectacular sea views from the lounge, master bedroom and balcony. Plover 2 also benefits from an on-site, heated open air swimming pool and private access to the beach at Fishcombe Cove situated below the development. Dedicated parking 10 metres away.
A 2 bedroom top floor self-catering holiday apartment in Brixham with a large balcony and spectacular sea views. The Cove is a recently built collection of luxury apartments on the South Devon coast nestled above Fishcombe Cove in the picturesque fishing town of Brixham.

Plover 2 benefits from its elevated position and is just minutes from the beach. The location is perfect whether you’re looking to laze in the sun, launch a paddle board off the beach or get out and about around South Devon.

The open plan kitchen, dining and living spaces are all set up to take full advantage of the waterfront location with new sofas and chairs ( not in current photos). Two light and elegant bedrooms only enhance the luxury radiating throughout the apartment, and a private balcony will allow you to enjoy the splendour of watching the many pleasure craft and working trawlers in this beautifully sheltered bay.

Plover 2 is fitted out to a high standard with bespoke furniture and fittings including a telescope to watch the pleasure craft and trawlers in this beautiful sheltered bay. The full length balcony is equipped with outdoor furniture, barbecue, cosy blankets and mood lighting making it an ideal space to take in the views all year round. This property is very family friendly and a travel cot and high chair are present. The heated open air swimming pool is sure to be a hit with the children too!

Brixham is fast becoming a culinary hub and nowhere is this more evident than alongside the harbour where you can enjoy the many cafés and restaurants serving catches landed just metres away. In the evening, restaurants such as Rockfish & The Old Market House serve up a varied and enjoyable menu.

Take a stroll up to Berry Head, the Napoleonic fort which protected this stretch of land for hundreds of years, or for the young at heart there is the Splashdown water park just 10 minutes’ drive away in Paignton. Either way, fitting everything into one stay may leave you needing to book a return visit.

Plover 2 is furnished and presented to a high standard in a contemporary style and is a fabulous retreat for families or couples wanting a bit of extra space from which to explore this gem of a location.

Please note that the heated open air pool is seasonal and subject to set opening times end of May to mid September.

Short breaks of 2 nights or more are available most of the year except the 5 peak summer holiday weeks.

Damage Deposit - your card will be pre-authorised for a £100 security deposit when you pay your balance. This authorisation is released within 7 days of departure.
Kitchen/Utility
* Open plan with living and dining area
* Bespoke work surfaces
* Single electric oven with grill and hobs
* Microwave, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer
* Tassimo coffee machine

Dining Room/Area
* Table with seating for four
* Access to balcony

Living Room/Area
* Open plan with kitchen area
* Access to the balcony
* Open and bright with fantastic views
* Two sofas and footstool with throws for extra comfort
* 42” Flatscreen TV with Freeview & integral DVD player
* DAB radio with Bluetooth connectivity

Master Bedroom
* Access to the balcony via patio doors
* Double bed and built in wardrobe
* Bedside cabinets and full length mirror
* Travel cot & high chair

Bedroom 2
* Located to the rear of the property
* Twin single beds, built in wardrobe and chest of drawers
* Bedside table and full length mirror

Family Bathroom
* Bath with shower over head
* Heated towel rail and mirror

Garden Description
* Property is accessed by a private staircase to the front door
* Private glass fronted balcony spanning whole width of apartment
* Rattan furniture set comprising table, four chairs and foot stools with cushions
* Two sun loungers and gas barbeque
* Communal outdoor swimming pool, seasonal opening from June till mid September. The pool opening times are from 10am to 7pm

Parking
* Allocated parking for one large car, located less than 10 metres from the apartment

Reviews

A lovely location
2021-08-24
Verified Up Front Reviews
Waking up to sea views every morning? What more can one ask? An excellent location, within walking distance of bustling brixham, but far enough away for it to be quiet. Excellent access to very quiet beaches as well. Apartment has everything one needs for a lovely week. Welcoming cake was a bonus.
Family holiday
2021-06-14
Verified Up Front Reviews
We really enjoyed our holiday staying in Plover 2. The apartment was really comfortable with beautiful sea views. The walk into Brixham along the coast path was very easy and we enjoyed some walks down to Fishcombe Cove and Churston Cove. All in all a very enjoyable stay!
Fabulous short break.
2021-05-26
Verified Up Front Reviews
We’ve just returned from a short break at Plover 2 and our first stay at The Cove. Lovely apartment which despite not being front line, still has amazing views over the block in front. It was scrupulously clean as was the bedding and towels (which smelt lovely) and was so well equipped, there wasn’t anything more that we could have needed. Due to the current climate, we opted to cook and eat in each evening which wasn’t a problem at all as the kitchen had everything we needed, all quality branded products. The WiFi worked well and we were able to sign into our Netflix account on the TV to watch a film when the weather decided to take a turn for the worse. Such a shame we couldn’t make use of the sun beds, BBQ and outside seating on the balcony, fingers crossed next time the weather will be kinder to us. There was a supply of tea, coffee and milk along with a cake left which was a nice touch after the drive down. We did struggle with the entry codes for the pedestrian gate access to the beach and the entrance driveway, defeated us every time?! If I had to be really picky, I would have liked a more comfortable sofa and chairs but that is down to personal preference and certainly wouldn’t stop us returning. Great location, parked the car on arrival and walked everywhere. Short 15 minute walk along the coastal footpath into Brixham, regular bus or ferry service into Torquay. Would have liked to walk the other direction towards Paignton, but as mentioned the weather was against us. We also popped across to the holiday park opposite where there is a shop for a morning paper or an emergency bottle of wine when you run out!
Great location and good views
2021-05-24
Verified Up Front Reviews
The view over the sea from the main bedroom and lounge is lovely and even in the wet weather we had, it was a restful sight. The flat was warm and we had plenty of hot water. It was great to have the amenities on the balcony - sadly we didn’t have the opportunity to use them due to the weather. Storage space in the bedrooms is limited, due to the items that need to be stored like vacuum, cushions etc, but it worked for the two of us. Location is great. It’s possible to walk into town - you need to be able to manage hills if you are going to walk to and from the flat, but there’s a car park at the bottom of the hill if needed. We had an initial challenge getting the code of the main entrance gate to work, but that could have been due to the torrential rain (or operator error ). Another guest advised us on how to get out the pedestrian gate as it was difficult to open. As this flat uses the middle parking space, you are dependant on the other two flats parking sensitively to allow us to open our car doors.
A great place to stay
2020-11-03
Verified Up Front Reviews
My fiance and I were really pleased with our stay, the apartment was wonderful and the location is excellent. We will certainly be back again in the future
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Location

Puffin 4 - The Cove, is a first floor, front row apartment on The Cove development. Set in a peaceful location next to the National Trust woodland, it's a 10–15 minute walk through the woods to the picturesque Brixham Harbour with its many shops, cafes, restaurants & attractions. An hourly bus to Brixham Harbour stops right outside the entrance.

There are many local attractions nearby including:
  • National Trust properties – Greenways (Agatha Christie) and Coleton Fishacre (D’Oyly Carte Family home)
  • Paignton Zoo
  • Living Coasts
  • Berry Head Nature Reserve
  • Churston Cove
  • Bigbury and Burgh Island
  • Dartmouth Ferry and Steam Train
  • Ferry from Brixham to Torquay
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