About the home
An extremely comfortable country cottage, located in the centre of Porlock but in a peaceful enclave. Its location, just a moments walk to all amenities, to the coast and the moor with renowned walking, stunning views and abundance of wildlife, nature trails, streams and the famous Red Deer and Exmoor ponies. A variety of country pursuits available, National Trust villages to explore nearby and the sandy beaches of North Devon just a drive away. Private parking outside the property is ideal and a lovely open fire makes this a very cosy cottage during the winter months. Both twin and kingsize beds have gorgeous linen and feather pillows. A sunny south-facing patio garden with garden furniture all provide for an extremely relaxing holiday. Our guest book reviews are proof that guests love this house and the area.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Porlock Bay, 1km|
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Unsuitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||May take pets - please enquire|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Log fire, DVD player|
|General:||TV, CD player|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 5|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
Further details indoors:
One twin room and one double room. There is an open fire in the living room and a large family bathroom, with shower. The kitchen is well equipped with dishwasher, washing machine and microwave. There is night-storage heating and whilst the cottage is warm enough, we always suggest packing your slippers! A southfacing patio with garden furniture for alfresco dining. Private parking for one car immediately to the front of the cottage. A few moments walk from the shops (including a grocery shop, butchers, cheese shop, chemist, art gallery, coffee/tea shops and a few antique shops). There are several country pubs and restaurants in the village and also at nearby Porlock Weir. Please note, we do NOT have internet or WiFi.
No cats allowed.
Dogs by arrangement (max 2 dogs only) and a charge of £20 per dog, per week.
In order to continue to provide beautiful accommodation to all our guests, please do not allow your dog on the furniture nor anywhere upstairs.
This property is strictly no smoking.
Bookings are Saturday to Saturday. Short breaks by arrangement (minimum 3 nights)
25% of the rental fee is due when making a booking; the remainder (together with a refundable breakages deposit of £100) is due 8 weeks prior to the start date of your holiday.
Please contact the owner for our Booking Terms and Conditions and details of our own website.
Any and all foreign currency charges applied by any banks when making a booking, will be met by you, the guest(s).
The West Country / Somerset region
The West Country and in particular West Somerset/North Devon has beautiful countryside and fabulous sandy beaches - found at Croyde and Woolacombe. The Exmoor National Park is a haven for wildlife in particular the Exmoor ponies and Red Deer. A host of country pursuits are available, such as riding, walking (Tarka the Otter trail, Two Moors Way etc), sailing, fishing, cycling, golf and coastal cruises to name a few. Exmoor is the home to Culbone Church, one of the smallest in England. The village of Dunster is closeby with historic Dunster Castle, tea shops and galleries. Selworthy, Allerford and Bossington being National Trust villages closeby to explore. Porlock is said to have a micro climate which provides for a long holiday season from April to October.
The Exmoor / Porlock area
Porlock (with the infamous Porlock Hill!) is situated in the Exmoor National Park famed for its beauty. Heather covered moorland, beautiful woodland, stunning scenery and an abundance of wildlife (including Red deer). There are National Trust villages to explore such as Selworthy and Bossington with their thatched cottages and tea rooms, wonderful walks in the wooded valleys of Horner Water and Hawkcombe to the picturesque valley of Oare, famous for the story of Lorna Doone. Dunkery Beacon marks the highest point on Exmoor and west Exmoor offers the trail of Tarka the Otter.
How to get there
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From Junction 25 of the M5 following the A358 to Minehead and then A39 to Porlock. Lowerbourne Terrace is located on the left-hand side (just off the High Street) and just after the Royal Oak pub.
Activities near Exmoor
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
A winter sun break
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|2 Feb 13||23 Mar 13||£ 350||-||£ 100||3 Nights|
|23 Mar 13||6 Apr 13||£ 475||-||£ 100||3 Nights|
|6 Apr 13||4 May 13||£ 500||-||£ 120||1 Week|
|4 May 13||17 Aug 13||£ 550||-||-||1 Week|
|17 Aug 13||7 Sep 13||£ 675||-||-||1 Week|
|7 Sep 13||21 Sep 13||£ 600||-||-||1 Week|
|21 Sep 13||5 Oct 13||£ 600||-||-||1 Week|
|5 Oct 13||2 Nov 13||£ 450||-||£ 100||3 Nights|
|2 Nov 13||14 Dec 13||£ 350||-||£ 100||3 Nights|
|14 Dec 13||21 Dec 13||£ 450||-||£ 100||3 Nights|
|21 Dec 13||4 Jan 14||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday.
Short breaks offered subject to availability (minimum 3 night stay). Please see our own cottage website for full Booking Terms and Conditions.Enquire now
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Rental rates are from Saturdays for 7 nights. Short breaks available upon request.
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