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Brixham, Devon, England

Refurbished shabby chic fishing boat, first constructed in 1965, providing romantic retreat for 2. Moored at Brixham Marina.

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Faithful is a beautiful 'retired' fishing boat brimming with character. Built 1965 in traditional wood construction, she has been carefully refurbished in a shabby chic style that retains her natural charm, style and history. She is moored in a secluded and private area of Brixham Marina with fantastic sea, harbour and fishing market views. She provides the perfect romantic getaway for two.

Guests can enjoy the large cabin with four-poster bed, spacious light galley with open sea views, full-sized shower and open deck. Also included is a complimentary visit to Berry Head Hotel in Brixham for a cream tea or alternatively a swim and sauna in the pool.

Faithful has all a romantic couple need to enjoy their stay. From home dining in an equipped galley to excellent local restaurants, romantic walks along the cliffs, boat excursions around the bay and to Dartmouth local pubs and so much more.

Facilities include a regular electric hob and a microwave oven, essential pots and pans, toaster, gas kettle, fridge, modern electrics, central heating, spotlighting, deep duck down duvets, simple white Egyptian cotton bedding, fresh towels, and for entertainment there is a selection of books, chess, draughts, playing cards, TV, DVD player.

Prices start from £420 for 3 nights. Please enquire for a price for your dates of interest. There is a 3-night minimum stay.

No smoking. No children. No pets.

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