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Lobster Pot

Our Lobster Pot self catering apartment is located on the first floor and is accessed by lift or stairs. Bringing self-catering luxury to families and groups seeking a relaxing seaside break, the glass-fronted property boasts a 30 foot, open plan living area from which up to four guests can enjoy breath-taking views across the Atlantic Ocean.

  • Great family apartment
  • 2 person Whirlpool bath
  • Uninterrupted, panoramic views of the award winning Westward Ho! beach Atlantic
  • 50" TV/DVD 
  • Wall mounted 32" flat screen TV in each bedroom
  • Integrated Coffee Machine
  • Wine Cooler
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer/dryer
  • Bespoke Toiletries
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi access
  • Optional daily maid service
  • Private lift access
  • Ample storage for surfboards, golf clubs, beach and sports equipment
  • Clearly marked Private Parking for 1 car in secure car park
  • Travel cots and high chairs, free on request

12 Bowl – Cereal or Soup 

12 Plate – Large & Small 

6 Egg Cup8 Mug

8 Teacup & Saucer

8 Tumblers – Large & Small

8 Wine Glass

12 Knives – Table & Side

12 Spoons – Soup & Dessert & Tea

12 Forks – Table & Dessert1 Bread Knife

1 Carving knife, fork and dish

Corkscrew & bottle opener

1 Cutlery box or drawer divider

1 Fish slice

1 Kitchen scissors

1 Ladle

1 Potato masher

1 Potato peeler

1 Table spoon

1 Tin opener

1 Vegetable knife

1 Whisk

4 Wooden / plastic mixing spoon

3 Bread/Chopping board 

1 Butter dish

1 Cafetiere

1 Casserole dish with lid 

1 Condiment set

1 Grater

1 Ice making tray

1 Kettle – automatic electric 

1 Measuring jug

1 Milk jug

2 Mixing bowl – large & small 

2 Pie dish

4 Serving dishes 

1 Sieve

1 Sugar basin 

1 Teapot

1 Toast rack

1 Toaster

1 Tray1 Water jug

3 Baking tray or tin

1 Colander

2 Frying pan (suitable size)

2 Oven roasting tray

Saucepans – large, medium, small & lids 8

+ two additional pans


Clothes airer



Cleaning agents

Washing up liquid

Dish cleaning cloths (change each let)

Door mat at exterior doors

Duster Dustpan & Brush

Floor cloth and/or mopIron & Ironing board (1:5 multi unit)

Oven cloth or mitts

Spare light bulbs

Table cloth or place mat

TorchBoard Games & DVDs

James Vacuum cleaner

Hair dryer

Garlic crusher

Egg timer

Access Statement for Seahorse Apartments
The Seahorse Apartments consist of 3 luxurious self catering holiday apartments with private parking directly behind the apartments. The Seahorse Apartments are located directly behind the village green in Westward Ho! overlooking 2 miles of golden sandy beach.

All of the apartments can be accessed accessed by either lift or stairs; The Seahorse Penthouse apartment on the third floor enjoys an impressive roof garden on the 4th floor, which is accessible by stairs only.

The apartments are open all year round and have daily onsite management and customer service. All apartments are equipped with complimentary WI-FI and are accessed by a secure key code locking system.

If you have any queries or require any assistance please phone 01237 238967 or email [email protected]

To make check-in as smooth aspossible, please bring the welcome pack sent to you prior to your arrival as this pack will include your personal secure key codes and check-in details
Please also let us know before your stay if you have any specific requirements relating to the bedroom configurations or have allergies to pollen as we often provide fresh flowers for our guests to enjoy on arrival
Key Collection, Welcome and Car Parking
Car parking is located directly behind the apartments. Lobster POt and Sea Spray each have one allocated private car parking space and The Seahorse Penthouse has two allocated spaces. Parking permits are provided in your welcome pack, please ensure that you display the permit clearly in the windscreen at all times
Additional parking spaces can be provided upon request, subject to availability
Once you have parked your car, please proceed to the front of the building where you will see the Seahorse Apartments entrance clearly signposted, our logo is a blue seahorse. The front door to the apartments has our logo frosted on the glass door panel to the right of "Everything Westward" boutique.
Prior to arrival you will be issued with a secure entry code into the apartment block
Once inside the apartment block, you will see your personal key box on the wall with instructions on how to access the keys to your apartment.
The apartments can be accessed by either stair case or lift
If you are staying in the Seahorse Penthouse, the lift key must be inserted into the lift to take you to the third floor as this floor can not be accessed by any guest without the lift key
Extra sets of keys are available upon request

Entrance to Block
We do not have a reception area at the Seahorse Apartments, however the ground floor boutique is in the same owner hip as the apartments so guests may call into the shop if they are not able to reach the customer service team on the phone
The 24 hour number for Seahorse Apartments Customer Relations is 07807 096997
The main entrance door is a manually operated, number coded access lock
Intercom access is available from each main door to each accommodation
There is no step leading into main hallway
The flooring is made of karndean and the stair case is solid oak
The area is well lit by natural day light and over head time controlled lighting
Public Areas - Halls, Stairs, Landings, Corridors & Lifts
All public areas, halls, stairs, landings and lifts, are well lit using a combination of ceiling and wall lights (fluorescent lighting is used in the lift). Corridors are slightly dimmer lit by wall lights
Corridors are 1200mm/47ins wide and the floor covering is karndean
The stair case is made of oak
One platform lift accesses all apartments and has tactile buttons. The floor is non-slip laminate. There is an emergency phone in the lift and automatic lighting
The lift does not access the Penthouse roof garden, this is only accessible by the stairs
The roof garden is not a public area and can only be enjoyed by guests staying in the Penthouse
Fire sprinkler system throughout public areas and all apartments
Entrance to the Unit
All apartments have 2 bedrooms and are accessed directly off of the landings
The entrance door is 762mm/30 inches wide, light and easy to open
There is step free access into the apartment
There is emergency lighting above the entrance to the apartment
Halls, Stairs, Passageways
The hall is well lit using a combination of ceiling and wall lights
The hallway in the apartment is 1200mm/47.2ins wide
The floor covering is karndean on the hall and oak on the stair case
Lounge Area
The lounge area is accessed by level entry from the hallway and is open plan connecting with the dining room and kitchen areas
The door from the hall is 762mm/30 inches
There is a mixture of seating with sofas and soft chairs with non-feather cushions as well as some high chairs with and without arms, together with a low coffee table
Furniture can be moved
There is a widescreen digital television with remote control, subtitles, and audio description facilities and a DVD player
Lighting is natural daylight with a choice of wall and ceiling lights
The flooring throughout the apartment is karndean
Dining Area
The dining area is open plan, connecting with the lounge and kitchen with level entry from both
The dining table (moveable side to side) has legs on each corner,660mm/26 inches floor to lowest point of table (underspace) and 800mm/31.5ins high
There is free space around the table
Chairs (all moveable) – 6 chairs with padded seats that have no arms, 2 chairs with padded seats with arms. There is a high chair available if needed
Lighting is natural daylight with wall lighting and table lamps around the room
Flooring is karndean
The kitchen is open plan connecting with the lounge and dining area with level entry from both.
The door of the oven drops down and the handle is 690mm/27ins above the floor. The hob is 930mm/36.6ins above the floor.
Worktop and sink are 930mm/36.6ins above the floor.
Fridge freezer available, highest shelf in fridge 870mm/34.25ins and lowest drawer in freezer 950mm/37.4ins.
Large handled utensils, and cordless kettle.
Washing machine door handle opens inwards handle is 19"/ 48cm above the floor.
Drop down door for dishwasher access,
Karndean flooring throughout
Wall mounted integrated coffee machine, 42"/107cm shelf above floor level.
Wall mounted integrated microwave, 42"/107cm above floor level. Door opens outwards.
Bedrooms and Sleeping Areas
There are 2 bedrooms. One bedroom has a king bed with en-suite whirlpool bath, and the other bedroom is a twin room with en suite shower.
Step free, level access to all bedrooms.
The doors to all bedrooms are 762mm/30 inches the space between the frame is 29" 740mm
The height of all beds from the top of the mattress to the floor is 24.5"ins/ 620mm.
The space next the bed in the master bedroom is 27"/690mm on the right hand side.
Lighting in all of the bedrooms is natural daylight and at night overhead lighting and bedside table lamps
Furniture can be removed or rearranged.
A roll away bed for use by a personal assistant/carer or friend/family member is available.
Free standing wardrobe, handle is 39"/99cm above floor level.
Bathrooms, Shower-rooms and WCs (En-suite or Shared)
The master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and a separate bathroom is available adjacent to the other bedrooms. The en-suite has the following:
Step free, level access.
Door opening 740mm/29 inches
The step to shower has a raised lip of 7.5".
Toilet seat is /16"/410mm high.
Wash basin 890mm/35" high, there is no clear space under the wash basin.
Lever taps on the washbasin and square knobs on the bath & shower
Additional Information
The apartments have complimentary WI-FI and a strong phone signal.
All staff have had TFA training
We welcome assistance dogs and bowls and dog towels can be provided on request.
Daily housekeeping service available upon request

Contact Information
Address (Inc postcode):
Seahorse Apartments Latitude 51 Bath Hotel Road Westward Ho! N Devon EX39 1GW
01237 238967
[email protected]
Grid Reference:
Hours Of Operation:
Local Carers:
Chris Murdoch - Owner 01237 238967 or 07807 096997 Emergencies Northam Health Centre - 01237 474994 Emergency Dentist - 01237 476786 Nearest Hospital – Bideford Hospital Abbotsham Road Bideford, Devon EX39 3AG 01237 420 200 (small hospital) Main Hospital – North District Hospital Barnstaple 01271 32257
Local Equipment Hire:
Wheel chair hire is available from a local business AM Care Units 2 & 3 Daddon Court,Clovelly Road Industrial Estate,Bideford,EX39 3HN Tel:01237 479553 A wheel chair friendly restaurant is located next to the Seahorse Apartments, this restaurant has a disabled access lift.
Local Accessible Taxi:
Taxi - North Devon Taxis 01271 415161 Bideford Cars 01237 429992 and Quay Cars 01237 472027 – both have wheelchair accessible vehicles. Torridge Taxi & Shuttle have 4&8 seater taxis 01237 422632 / 07872345267
Local Public Transport:
Local transport Bus - First Bus – Beacon Bus and National Express all run regular services from Westward Ho! Village center www.firstgroup.com - 08457 48 49 50 and www.nationalexpress.com - 08717 818181 Train – nearest station is Barnstaple – 9 miles – with link to Exeter St David’s Nearest main line station is Tiverton Parkway – 45miles – direct to Paddington, Contact: www.thetrainline.com or phone 0870 010 1296 Local petrol stations Morrison’s and Esso garages are next door to each other in the town of Bideford about 3m away - follow signs to Bideford. Blights garage is located on the left hand side of Clovelly Road near ASDA. Carry on past ASDA on your right, Blights garage is on the left hand side it is about 2.5m from here. A service station is located at Roundswell (near KFC) on the A39 link road to Barnstaple.

The fully equipped apartment is located in the centre of Westward Ho!, giving guests the flexibility to dine in in style or to take advantage of the many local dining experiences. The Lobster Pot is available for short breaks and weekly bookings all year round. Please contact us if you have any queries or check here to find out availability. Please note that, due to the location of the apartments, we are unable to welcome dogs, however if you wish to bring your dog with you on your beach holiday, please take a look at Westward Living's luxury holiday cottages.

Staying with us

Our luxury beachfront apartments are open all year round for short breaks and 7 night holidays. Our change-over days in the main season are from Fridays and Mondays, off season arrival days are flexible. Please contact us to talk about your exact requirements. During your stay with us we have a 24-hour guest relations contact number so our friendly hosts are on hand to assist you with any accommodation enquiries and to help you plan your stay in North Devon. All our properties have complimentary wifi and secure off-road parking. We have a lift to each floor which is suitable for wheelchairs, buggies and weary limbs after a hard day exploring the beach. We are located in a fantastic central location, walking distance from the award-winning beach at Westward Ho!, a variety of shops and local eateries.