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Towards the property
Sit and relax in the open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area
Sit and enjoy a meal
Kitchen/dining area
Double room
Double room
Shower room with WC
Cosy night in with a wood-burner
Enjoy an evening in Brixham only 3 miles away
Enjoy Brixham marina only 3 miles away
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2 / 10  Sit and relax in the open plan lounge/kitchen/dining area
3 / 10  Sit and enjoy a meal
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8 / 10  Cosy night in with a wood-burner
9 / 10  Enjoy an evening in Brixham only 3 miles away
10 / 10  Enjoy Brixham marina only 3 miles away

Tranquility - Brixham

Galmpton, Devon
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
2 star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Open fire / woodburner
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Family friendly
Chalet
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At a glance

  • Countryside walks and cycle rides direct from the doorstep
  • Chalet bungalow in rural location with views to the River Dart
  • Located in a park of similar privately-owned properties
  • Situated just a ten-minute walk from the village of Galmpton with its popular village pub
  • Just four miles from the seaside town of Brixham, harbour and marina
Property code: BX008

Comfortable single-storey chalet, located in a quiet park setting on the edge of the village of Galmpton, a short drive from the town of Brixham with its harbour, beaches, and restaurants.

This single-storey chalet is the ideal base for exploring the nearby River Dart and surrounding Devonshire countryside. Surrounded by picturesque villages and close to large Torbay towns, couples or small families and their canine companion can enjoy a romantic outdoorsy break in this bungalow.

 

The open-plan living, dining and kitchen space is a sociable area for cooking, eating and relaxing whilst planning your action-packed day ahead. Sit down to a spot of brunch or dinner at the breakfast bar, perfectly set for two. Alternatively, for a romantic evening in, sit down to dinner in the lounge area in front of the wood burner, and watch a film on the TV/DVD. A cosy double bedroom offers plenty of space for two to unpack and unwind after a long day, and there’s also a small single room, ideal for a child. A patio at the front of the property has outdoor furniture for enjoying the last of the evening sun.

 

Just over half a mile from the River Dart, you’re never far from rural riverside walking and cycling routes, or fishing spots for keen anglers. Be sure to visit the beautiful Greenway House and Garden only 1 mile away, where you can relax in the beloved home of author Agatha Christie. Head 3 miles out to the coast to visit the fishing town of Brixham, where you can enjoy some glorious freshly caught seafood in a range of restaurants and fish and chip shops, whilst taking a long walk along St Mary’s Bay and Breakwater Beach. Fancy staying a little closer to home? The local area of Galmpton (0.5 miles) is an idyllic rural village with a couple of local pubs, perfect for a pint or a bite to eat.

 

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • Two bedrooms: Sleeps 2
  • 1 double
  • 1 single (ideal for a child)
  • Shower room with WC
  • TV and DVD
  • Oven, hob, microwave, fridge with an ice compartment and dishwasher
  • Electric and heating included in the summer
  • Wood-burner (logs not included)
  • Electric and electric heating not included (by meter reading) from November to end of March
  • Bed linen included
  • 1 dog welcome
  • Off-road parking for 1 car, with further parking available on-site
  • Beach 4 miles
  • Pub, and shops within walking distance

Sally Burt

This property is personally managed by Sally.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Julie 17th July 2020

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Had a really lovely week at Tranquility, the chalet is in a fantastic location. I really enjoyed walking down to Galmpton creek in the mornings with my dogs. THe chalet was very comfortable with lovely patio doors out to a lovely outdoor area , we ate outside every evening! Would definitely return as so much to see and do nearby.

Reviewed by Sharon 29th December 2019

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We had a winter stay at this chalet style bungalow and made use of the lovely log burner which made the place very cosy. 'Tranquillity' is very compact but is perfect for 2 to 3 people and is well situated on a quiet park homes site near to the quaint village of Galmpton in South Devon. The area is lovely with plenty of coastal paths and two lovelyRead more National Trust properties near by. Hide

Reviewed by Helen 20th September 2019

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Reviewed by Anthony 9th August 2019

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Reviewed by Patrick 5th July 2019

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The owners were very helpful, it was a very enjoyable holiday!

Reviewed by Peter 7th June 2019

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'Tranquillity' is a simple but comfortable place to relax in. It's location is ideal for visiting Dartmouth, Brixham and the National Trust's Coleton Fishacre and Greenway without having to drive very far. A station for the steam railway is nearby. Good sized patio area for when the sun shines! There is a good shop and pub in the village.

Reviewed by Thomas 10th May 2019

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Reviewed by Richard 8th September 2018

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A basic but adequate chalet just right for what we wanted . A central location for us, walking distance to the pub where there was good good and the site was love!I and quiet and having plenty of Sun helped!

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Location

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Treat yourself to a memorable holiday in the beautiful coastal resort of Brixham, where there are a variety of fantastic experiences that will entertain all ages. A lively harbour town, there is plenty to see and do in and around the town.

Crabbing is the number one activity in Brixham, and little ones will love dangling their line over the water’s edge and seeing how many crabs they can capture. Children young and old will also be entertained by the stories of the smugglers and the pirates who once walked the streets of the village. There are several narrow streets to explore lined with colourful fishermen’s houses, with plenty of other great places nearby to discover including Paignton, Plymouth and Torquay.

For the active in your group, there are all sorts of activities to try your hand at, whether you’re a fan of swimming in the sea or prefer to enjoy long walks on dry land, with some great places to enjoy treks including the Berry Head Nature Reserve. And for fun-packed days out, there are several to treat the kids to in the local area, including Paignton Zoo, Woodlands Theme Park and Kent’s Cavern.

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