Plymouth, Devon is a vibrant waterfront city; it is packed full of sensational attractions, with many activities and great shopping as well as programmes packed with great entertainment and more sightseeing than you can fit into just one trip!
With something for everyone, no matter what the weather, Plymouth is the perfect place to holiday in the UK.
Just a short stroll away from Strathmore House Apartments, the city streets are packed with a plethora of sensational restaurants, cliff top cafes which overlook the sea and ice-cream vans around every turn.
The beautiful Barbican offers a waterfront with the most amazing vista and rich history. There are many well-known landmarks, beautiful cobbled quayside streets that hold the highest concentration of cobbled streets in England. With stunning views onto Cornwall’s shores, there really is no better place to experience the beauty that surrounds us.
You can follow the footpath of the Pilgrim Fathers, visit the National Marine Aquarium or head to Plymouth’s finest export by visiting the sensational distillery of Plymouth Gin.
The Mayflower Steps is the infamous start of a sensational voyage; whereby over 16 million Americans can trace their roots, the steps are where in 1620 the Pilgrim Fathers set sail to the New World.
Lined along Plymouth’s beautiful Barbican are also over 100 listed buildings, with boat trips around the sound, which is one of the oldest continually studied stretches of water on earth today!
Plymouth also boasts a Grade II listed swimming facility considered one of the finest examples of 1930’s lido architecture in the country. The art deco Plymouth Lido overlooking Plymouth Sound was featured in the Guardian’s top 10 UK outdoor swimming pools – and is just moments away from Strathmore House Apartments.
A short walk out of the city centre from the apartments is the Royal William Yard; here you will find the home to the largest collection of Grade 1 Listed Naval buildings in Europe – now a sensational hotspot for bars, restaurants and art galleries.
All that’s left for you to do is done your walking or dancing shoes, explore and make magical memories in Britain’s Ocean City.