Porthole Cottage is ideally situated on the edge of North Hill overlooking the sea. The cottage is in a quiet, secluded location yet only few minutes walking distance from the beach and pubs and restaurants as well as the high street shops. It is a great base for walking/cycling on Exmoor or visiting the local attractions such as Dunster Castle and the West Somerset Railway or just relaxing on the sandy beach.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Minehead 500 m|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bristol 75 km, Nearest railway: Taunton 37 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Travel cot and highchair available upon request.
Central heating with additional electric radiators.
|Further details outdoors|
Road side parking (no restrictions)
Changeover : Saturdays
Check in; from 3-00pm
Check out: 10-00am
Porthole Cottage is located on the dramatic west somerset coastline, approximately 45 minutes drive from the M5.The Cottage is on the edge of the Exmoor National Park and the start of the south west Coastal path. The town of Minehead and the surrounding area offers some great family attractions from the West Somerset Railway to the steam boat excursions aboard the 'Balmoral and Waverley' and not forgetting the famous Butlins holiday resort.
Traveling west out of Minehead are the picturesque villages of Selworthy & Allerford, Porlock & Porlock weir and Lynton & Lynmouth. There are 'safari' excursions across Exmoor looking at the herds of deer and Exmoor ponies. Wimbleball Lake lies approximately 15 miles inland which offer fishing and various watersports
facilities.The nearby village of Dunster with its medieval castle and quaint shops & cafes, is well worth a visit.