The Pack Horse Honeysuckle Riverside Apartment
Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Enjoy Exmoor from our delightful , Honeysuckle apartment. Idyllically situated in the National Trust Viliage of Allerford alongside the shallow river Aller overlooking the Famous Somerset Pack Horse Bridge
Honeysuckle is a first floor riverside apartment. Visit Britain 4* The accommodation is light & airy, warm, cosy, centrally heated, tastefully decorated and well appointed.
The perfect retreat in the ideal location to visit and explore Exmoors stunning countryside with its abundance of wildlife fantastic network of footpaths bridle and cycle tracks all from our doorstep. The sea at Bossington is only a mile away, and the Home of The West Somerset Steam Railway and Dunster with its Castle only 5 miles. Lynton and Lynmouth can be reached by car within 30 minutes on the coast road or alternatively, you can take the bus which stops only yards from our door. We also our in easy reach of Porlock Viliage and Porlock Weir where you can watch the world go by in one of the many Tea shops Restaurants or Pubs or stroll around the individual shops, staying more locally in Allerford where your fine the old School museum A delightful Restaurant & Shop a post office stores along with a working blacksmiths postoffice store& tearoom and in the evening a licence club bar with its full sized snooker table pool,darts and bowling ally.
Honeysuckle is accessed via a covered staircase from the pretty courtyard. Its front door leads directly into the Lounge/Dinner,
were you will find a dining table & chairs next to the picture window overlooking the river & fields and woodland , the opposite window has views of the courtyard and countryside beyond. The room is furnished with a Multiyork settee a coffee table a flat sceened TV and a separate DVD player,a fire place with overmantle and a cast iron electric look a like woodburning stove The Kitchenette is fully equipped with an electric cooker microwave fridge with icebox and all cooking utensils needed. A door leads into the double bedroom, which has a Large fitted wardrobe, double bed made up with quality bedlinen two bedside cabinets with lamps, another door leads to the ensuite showeroom, which has a glass shower screen and glass bi-fold door housing a mira shower along with a washand basin and wc.
Plenty of outside seating is available you can choose a seat by the river in our pretty courtyard or walled garden.
We also have a private parking area and should you wish to bring outdoor equipment safe storage in our stables is also available.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 2, Lounge seats for 2|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The West Country region
Allerford is situated within the Exmoor National Park which is an area renouned for it's outstanding natural beauty. The area is protected and maintained by the Parks authority and National Trust allowing visitors to experience this scenic countryside, moor and coastline.
Weather you wish to explore by road, foot or horseback there are an abundance of paths, lanes, trails and bridleways to enable you to do so.
Having countryside, coast and moor on our doorstep the choice of activities on offer include fishing in one of the local lakes, rivers or sea, walking many of the well signposted footpaths, including part of the coastal path or experiencing the local landscape in an off road safari or on horseback.
The area is also home of the West Somerset Steam Railway so you can take a step back in time and experience the age of steam, you can travel back even further by enjoying a trip into Dunster where the medieval castle sits majestically above the village steeped in history, owned and run my the National Trust along with 2 other local large National Trust properties which have been restored along with there grounds and gardens for the visitor to view.
Being on the coast days on the beach are another holiday choice and how you get there could include the local open topped bus or the Exmoor explorer a days ticket allows you to hop on and off in the various villages and coastal stops along the route. The surrounding oldie worlde villages can satisfy your retail therapy mood offering everything from locally grown produce, crafts, gifts to antiques and collectables.
Our local golf course offers a unique opportunity to tee off adjacent to the sea and enjoy the panoramic views around the 18 holes.
Throughout the year the area offers local events which include country fairs, folk & food festivals, sports, walking and cycling events along with Christmas Markets, Dunster by candellight and Christmas late shopping.
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