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Apartment - Duplex

The Merchants House

  • Sleeps up to 6
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Up to 0 pets allowed
Car parking on site


out of 5

A historic three bedroom top floor maisonette, steeped in history and offering a luxurious stay in the wonderful Barbican in Plymouth.
25 open tread steps to entrance.
Second Floor:
Living/dining room: Freeview Smart TV
Kitchen: Electric Cooker, Microwave, Fridge/Freezer, Wine Cooler, Dishwasher, Coffee Machine, Washer Dryer
Bedroom 1: Double (4ft 6in) Bed
Bathroom 1: Bath With Shower Over Bath, Heated Towel Rail, Toilet
Third Floor:
Bedroom 2: Kingsize (5ft) Bed Ensuite: Cubicle Shower, Toilet
Bedroom 3: 2 x Single (3ft) Beds
Gas central heating, gas, electricity, bed linen, towels and Wi-Fi included. Welcome pack. Roof terrace with decking and garden furniture. Private parking for 2 cars. No smoking.
Welcome to Merchants House, an exquisite holiday let nestled within the heart of Plymouth’s historic Barbican. This distinguished property invites you to step back in time, offering a unique stay in a 17th-century Merchant House brimming with rich tales of the past. Located just moments from the picturesque harbour, Merchants House stands as a testament to the city’s maritime legacy, providing a charming retreat with a touch of historic elegance.
As you enter this enchanting maisonette, accessed through an unassuming communal stairway, you’ll find a haven of comfort on the second floor. Boasting three bedrooms, including a luxurious top-floor master bedroom with its own en-suite bathroom, Merchants House combines period charm with modern convenience. The accommodation is further enhanced by the provision of two private parking spaces, ensuring a hassle-free experience for guests. Ascend to the crown of this enchanting property, where a spacious roof terrace awaits, seamlessly blending comfort and style with both decking and artificial grass. This outdoor haven is a harmonious fusion of modern luxury and natural allure, offering an idyllic rare escape within the heart of Plymouth’s Barbican. The terrace boasts a design that caters to both leisure and convivial gatherings. A corner sofa set, adorned with plush cushions, invites you to sink into its embrace and unwind against the backdrop of the historic Barbican skyline. This cosy nook provides the perfect space to soak in the ambience, whether it’s basking in the warmth of the sun or stargazing under the night sky.
Immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere of the Barbican, where cobbled streets lead you to an array of bars and restaurants offering a taste of local cuisine. Explore the nearby National Aquarium, uncover the history of the Mayflower Steps, and marvel at the breathtaking views from The Hoe. The location serves as a perfect gateway to Plymouth’s cultural and natural treasures.
Beyond the city limits, Merchants House provides an ideal base for exploring the diverse landscapes of both Devon and Cornwall. From sandy beaches to scenic walks, this holiday apartment offers a gateway to the beauty and adventure that these regions have to offer. Whether you’re seeking relaxation or outdoor exploration, Merchants House promises an unforgettable stay in a location that seamlessly blends history, convenience, and coastal charm. Discover the allure of Plymouth and beyond, with Merchants House as your home away from home.


Coastal Within 1 Mile
Decorated at Christmas
Fishing Nearby
Golf nearby
Horse Riding nearby
Parking - On Site
Pub Within 1 Mile
Shower Cubicle
Washing Machine
Waterside Breaks
Welcome Pack


Good to know

Check in and check out times

  • Arrive after 15:00
  • Depart before 10:00


  • No pets allowed

Car parking

  • On-site

What's included?

  • Wifi
  • Electricity
  • Bed linen
  • Towels


  • No smoking, please