Cottage / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

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
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 shower room
Check in time: 03:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Minehead 500 m
Access Car advised
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

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 5, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Travel cot and highchair available to hire upon request.
Central heating with additional electric radiators.

Further details outdoors

Road side parking (no restrictions)

Further details

Changeover : Saturdays

Check in; from 3-00pm

Check out: 10-00am

The England region

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.