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Old Lighthouse view

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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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Old Lighthouse View is one of many types of accommodation that Valentine Holiday lets manage, with properties to suite all types of Budgets • Old Lighthouse view Penthouse is located perfect for trips to London, the journey takes one hour thirty minutes and just two minutes' walk from the beach, on the outskirts of the town often referred to as one of Essex's best kept secrets. Quiet and peaceful, yet only ten minutes from the Dovercourt and Old Harwich, the Penthouse has easy access to all amenities, including the local shops and many excellent Restaurants, Bars and Pubs for eating out. • The Penthouse benefits from being over two floors with panoramic sea and river views from the top floor lounge. Leading from the living room is a balcony with stunning sea views, furnished with a table ...Old Lighthouse View is one of many types of accommodation that Valentine Holiday lets manage, with properties to suite all types of Budgets • Old Lighthouse view Penthouse is located perfect for trips to London, the journey takes one hour thirty minutes and just two minutes' walk from the beach, on the outskirts of the town often referred to as one of Essex's best kept secrets. Quiet and peaceful, yet only ten minutes from the Dovercourt and Old Harwich, the Penthouse has easy access to all amenities, including the local shops and many excellent Restaurants, Bars and Pubs for eating out. • The Penthouse benefits from being over two floors with panoramic sea and river views from the top floor lounge. Leading from the living room is a balcony with stunning sea views, furnished with a table and chairs to enable you to dine al fresco. With one double and one twin bedroom and the double sofa bed, the penthouse is ideal for families, with plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Paul V
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2009
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Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

The apartment is spotless and incredibly well furnished. Has everything you need, even a dishwasher and washing machine. I wasn't sure how quiet it would be, being a flat amongst flats, but it was very quiet. It's very slightly on the edges of the town,...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Maxine M
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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Date of stay: December 2017
valentinegcc, VR Owner at Old Lighthouse view, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2018

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our stay. Very comfortable apartment with great views from the lounge. Convenient location.

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank shonal73
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Had a fantastic weekend in Harwich, the accommodation was perfect, it had one double room and a twin room, had a great view from the living room. A few minutes walk to the restaurants, pubs and town centre. Beautiful for walking along the beach, ideally...More

Date of stay: December 2016
1  Thank Jacqui O
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This is the second time I have stayed at Old Lighthouse View, and am currently planning my next escape-from-it-all there! The two bedroom apartment is spacious, well equipped and spotlessly clean. Its very cosy with a good heating system and plentiful hot water. The beds...More

Date of stay: February 2016
3  Thank Amanda M
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Reviewed 11 August 2015

The appartment with the lighthouse and harbour view has a nice interieur and Harwich is near Harwich International and a perfect location to start several trips with car or by train to popular citys like London, Colchester,Mainingtree,Ipswich or to the seaside locations like Felixstowe, Shotley...More

Date of stay: July 2015
1  Thank stefanh128
Reviewed 10 August 2015

We were pleasantly surprised by this neat and beautiful apartment on two floors. Everything was good quality (cooker, shower etc.) and we found everything we needed, including toilet paper and cleaning materials! The balcony is small, but big enough to have a cup of tea...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Erdmute K
Reviewed 20 June 2015

This was a lovely well equipped place to stay. We appreciated having the basics like tea, coffee, washing up liquid etc supplied. The views from the second floor lounge are great with lots of activity on the water. Harwich is an interesting place to stay...More

Date of stay: June 2015
3  Thank Susan R
Reviewed 4 April 2015

My partner and I decided to book in advance and come for our Valentine's weekend- and it's definitely a firm favourite with us now. It's a home away from home, with all the cosy conveniences, while maintaining a holiday feeling.

Date of stay: February 2015
1  Thank Aliciooop
Reviewed 3 January 2015

A lovely penthouse apartment in old Harwich with sea views from both floors and especially from the fantastic rooftop balcony! The property has everything you could want including washing machine, dish washer, TV, DVD player, WiFi, excellent kitchen, very comfortable bedrooms plus beautiful lounge area...More

Date of stay: December 2014
1  Thank Y4559ZTadrianc
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Books
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
City Getaway
Corporate Bookings
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Harwich and Dovercourt has always been a holiday destination, probably more since Victorian times and especially in the fifties and sixties with the original Hi de HI Warners holiday camp. There is always something to see or do, from visiting one of the historic sites of Harwich like The Redoubt Fort, Halfpenny Pier, and Maritime museum Lifeboat museum all open 10am - 5pm daily from May to the end of August in the good weather there are tour guides from the tourist centre on the Halfpenny Pier. From July 1st to 10th the 'Harwich Trafalgar Festival of the Arts' at various venues, not to be missed is the Sea Festival on the 31st July and not forgetting the Blue Flag beaches of Dovercourt with its sandy beaches and great sea views.
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