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Charming Exmoor cottage in tranquil setting near mediaeval village of Dunster

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Set in the village of Timberscombe, just 3 miles from the vibrant, mediaeval village of Dunster with a wide choice of pubs, restaurants, cafes, gift shops and its romantic castle.

Situated on a quiet, no-through lane (off-road parking for 2 cars) with lovely views and direct access to moorland and forest walks.

Cosy lounge with log-burning fire, kitchen/diner with range cooker and all mod cons, handy utility/boot room and peaceful cottage garden with space to dine alfresco.

Bathroom (separate shower and bath) and 2 bedrooms. The pretty front room has a double bed, while the back room can be provided as either a twin room or with a spacious and comfortable zip-and-link superking bed.

More Details

Owner
Becky
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Timberscombe in Timberscombe

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Superking or can be made up as twin beds
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • water tubing

Reviews

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Charming Exmoor cottage in tranquil setting near mediaeval village of Dunster
average rating of 4.851852 based on 27 reviews
5

Lovely country cottage

  • 5 of 5

Nice homely cottage, everything we needed to cater for ourselves. Thanks for a lovely break.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Nov-2017
  • Date of Stay: November 2017
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5

warm, equiped properly, clean and just what you want when on holiday

  • 5 of 5

Loved Exmoor

  • Review Submitted: 28-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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5

Romantic

  • 5 of 5

very nice little cottage, fully equipped, everything you need, very quiet, would stay there again.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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So nice to return again to this great cottage

  • 4 of 5

Every thing we could want, very cosy when needed. Excellent location betwixt Moor, woods and sea. New and favourite places to visit. Very friendly local people.

  • Review Submitted: 07-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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5

very comfortable and plenty of space

  • 5 of 5

enjoyable

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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5

Great house, very quiet, good location.

  • 5 of 5

Excellent house, we wanted for nothing during our stay. The location is good, it was very peaceful.

Plenty to explore from this location too.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
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Location

Dunster Castle and Village with pubs, restaurants and gift shops - 5 minutes drive or fabulous 1hr walk

Minehead for steam railway, traditional seaside and amenities

Forest and moorland walks from the doorsteps

Coastal walks 15 minute drive away

Several riding centres offering hacks for all abilities in glorious settings nearby

Lynmouth 30 minute drive - NT gorge walk, funicular railway, art and gift shops

Best beach at Woolacombe, 2 miles of golden sands, 60 minute drive

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Timberscombe, Somerset

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Dunster by Candlelight
1 Dec 2017 - 4 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
 
 
Easter 2018
24 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
5 night minimum stay
£357
for 5 nights
£500
 
 
Peak Season 2018
5 May 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£193
for 3 nights
£450
 
 
Summer 2018
15 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£650
for 7 nights
£650
 
 
Dunster by Candlelight
30 Nov 2018 - 3 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£240
for 3 nights
From
£80
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2018 - 3 Jan 2019
4 night minimum stay
£400
for 4 nights
From
£100
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£180
for 3 nights
From
£60
£350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Shorter durations during peak/holiday periods will be considered, but preference will be given to full week bookings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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