With room for up to seven people to sleep in four bedrooms and a seafront location, Seagulls Rest is ideal for families and friends on holiday to Minehead. Everything is within easy reach so you can park the car and forget it for the week, walk, cycle or take a vintage steam train to explore the coast, countryside and Exmoor National Park. Minehead has been a favourite seaside resort for generations, and this Victorian cottage offers guests the chance to stay in a quiet spot that is still within walking distance of beaches, pubs and shops.
Coast and countryside come together beautifully in this period property. The three bedroom cottage sleeps up to five adults and is on the edge of the Exmoor National Park, just a few miles from the coast and within easy reach of the Quantock Hills, Minehead, Taunton and Bridgewater. There is plenty to see and do during your stay, including walking part of the Coleridge Way footpath which passes through the village. At the end of a busy day, put your feet up in the garden or in front of the log burner, or walk to the pub for a pint of local cider.
Buzzards is a charming holiday cottage in the peaceful countryside of Somerset within Exmoor's beautiful national park. With log burner for cosy breaks, plenty of character and stunning rural scenery, Buzzards offers the opportunity to relax and unwind with an abundance of attractions for day trips out throughout Somerset and also Devon. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Pretty as a picture, this lovely self catering cottage used to be part of the old village forge and today provides romantic holiday accommodation in the tranquil rural village of Wootton Courtenay. A walkers paradise with direct access onto Exmoor's stunning National Park.
The pretty medieval village of Dunster is a wonderful place to stay as it gives easy access to both the Somerset coast and Exmoor's beautiful countryside. Like many of the buildings in Dunster, Fuller's Mill has medieval roots, having once been a busy cotton mill powered by the stream that still flows alongside it. The cottage sleeps up to six people in three bedrooms and, being within walking distance of shops, pubs and a playground makes it ideal for families. Minehead, Porlock and Lynmouth are just a few miles away and there are walks and cycling routes from the door.
On a 1000 acre estate within the heart of Exmoor National Park, this beautiful impressive holiday home is ideal for large groups of friends or family, sleeping up to ten guests in five bedrooms (three en-suites). Sitting in large gardens, this delightful retreat offers plenty of space both inside and out, and affords wonderful views and fantastic riverside walks from the front door.
There's space for all your family and friends in Marine Court. This fantastic holiday home in Ilfracombe sleeps up to 20 people in eight ensuite bedrooms, with a commercial standard kitchen, a large living and dining room, and a games room. You're only a short walk from beaches, shops, restaurants and cafes, as well as Ilfracombe harbour and the South West Coast Path. Local attractions include the Milky Way Adventure Park, RHS Gardens Rosemoor and Exmoor National Park. Marine Court is ideal for celebrating a milestone occasion, hosting a family reunion, or accommodating diving and golfing groups.
A farm holiday in the Somerset countryside is just what you need to recharge your batteries. The Stable Cottage is on Middle Stone Farm, three miles from the Exmoor National Park, 25-minutes from the coast and within easy reach of Taunton. It's on a small organic farm where the owners raise free-range chickens and ducks and sheep, goats and alpaca. The cottage is perfect for couples or young families as it sleeps four people in two bedrooms, with the twin room having small single beds ideal for children under 13. The cottage has a private garden with a wood-fired outdoor hot tub.
Deckhouse Cabin is perfect for anyone who loves the idea of glamping but not its practicalities. The single-storey timber cottage is on Middle Stone Farm in Somerset, three miles from Exmoor National Park and close to Taunton, the Quantocks and the Somerset coast. It sleeps two adults and two children up to 12 years old and is not overlooked by anyone more nosy than a free-range chicken or the sheep in a neighbouring field. It has an open plan living area, covered verandah, a garden with a lawn, a hammock and a wood-fired hot tub. The owner has seven Safari tents and another holiday cottage on the 32-acre organic farm, making the site ideal for friends and extended families.
Your family will love the chance to stay at Dunkery, which enjoys fantastic views towards North Hill and Minehead Old Town. Dunkery is a spacious bungalow that has been extended and modernised throughout to provide a high standard of accommodation. It has three lovely bedrooms, an enclosed garden and an open-plan layout that works well for families, couples and friends. Minehead's beach, harbour, esplanade and the start of South West Coast Path are a 20 minute walk (or 5 minute drive), as is the border of Exmoor National Park. One well-behaved dog is welcome.
Comfy and homely, Dove Cottage is perfect for couples who want to enjoy some peace and tranquility amongst the natural beauty of the Exmoor National Park. Sitting on the Somerset/Devon borders you can enjoy the many attractions of both counties as well as superb walking, cycling and a good choice of country pubs.
Sitting on the borders of Devon and Somerset, this home from home provides self-catering ideal for families who want to explore the areas many attractions. An idyllic tranquil setting within the boundaries of the Exmoor National Park with superb walking and cycling on the doorstep, as well as a good array of country pubs to visit and plenty of peace and quiet.
Located in the medieval village of Dunster on the Somerset coast, this lovely holiday cottage is positioned in a quiet road standing at the foot of Dunster Castle and ancient church - ideal for an activity packed holiday exploring Exmoor or relaxing break by the sea.
A perfect holiday retreat in the heart of Exmoor's picturesque National Park with breathtaking sea views, where two to eight guests can enjoy a relaxing holiday in the picturesque coastal village of Porlock in West Somerset. A haven for wildlife, the local area offers fantastic opportunities for walkers as well as restaurants for a meal out and plenty of attractions. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
A spacious property in Somerset with sea views and plenty of space to accommodate up to eight people in four bedrooms. The flexible layout makes this holiday home a favourite with extended or multi-generational families as it enables everyone to spend time together without sacrificing their personal space. Porlock and the popular Ship Inn pub are within walking distance, and there are wonderful footpaths and cycling trails from the door. Lynton, Lynmouth and Dunster are all nearby, as are wonderful beaches and the vast expanse of the Exmoor National Park. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Perfectly placed in the Somerset village of Porlock, this holiday apartment just for two provides the ideal place for couples to enjoy a relaxing break and discover the many attractions of West Somerset and Exmoor National Park. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Sitting on an organic farm, this beautifully presented holiday cottage is just perfect for escaping away from it all and enjoying a tranquil valley setting abundant with wildlife on the fringes of Exmoor's stunning National Park. Offering a taste of country life, wonderful walks, a gorgeous fresh water swimming lake (also ideal for fishing and boating) and plenty of attractions within easy reach (including the coast with the golden sandy beaches of Woolacombe and Croyde within fifteen miles), this is a wonderful retreat for discovering the beauty of North Devon and a true dream for children and adults alike.
Gamekeeper's Cottage is in a tranquil setting in the Exmoor National Park, close to Lynton and Lynmouth and only a mile from the coast. It sleeps up to four people in two bedrooms, one of which is downstairs, and suits couples as well as families and friends. The views are incredible, and there are gorgeous walks and mountain bike trails from the front door of the holiday cottage. There are only three cottages at the end of the long private driveway, ensuring you aren't disturbed by anything louder than the local birds.
Toads Breech is one of two delightful holiday cottages in a lovely rural position nestling in the River Exe Valley within the Exmoor National Park in Somerset. With lots of original character, log burning stove and fine surrounding scenery, the holiday cottages are an ideal peaceful retreat at any time of the year and being on the Somerset/Devon Border, they are within easy reach of the areas many attractions. Tourist board rating: 4 Star
Surround yourself with peace and beauty at Gardener's Cottage. This charming, one-bedroom property is close to Lynton and Lynmouth, and within walking distance of the beach at Heddon's Mouth as well as the historic Hunter's Inn pub. It's perfect for couples, friends or independent adventurers who want to stay in the heart of Exmoor National Park with footpaths and mountain bike routes leading directly from the door. The cottage is one of only three at Martinhoe Cleave; a private estate reached via a long driveway with no passing traffic to disturb the tranquillity.