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EXMOOR FAMILY HOLIDAYS * SEA VIEWS* GARDEN * IDEAL LOCATION PICTURESQUE PORLOCK

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Exmoor Holidays has a large dog friendly secure private garden breathtaking sea views.  Patio &; BBQ
Bistro table in garden from which to admire the fantastic views across Porlock Bay
1 of 27Exmoor Holidays has a large dog friendly secure private garden breathtaking sea views. Patio &; BBQ
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Overview
4 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
8 guests
2 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Our family and dog friendly spacious 4 bedroom self catering holiday cottage sleeps 1 - 8 people + travel cot is situated in a quiet location just a couple of minutes walk from Porlock village centre in the heart of Exmoor National Park. . Fatures include breathtaking sea views, log burner and 4 poster bed The large secure private garden and patio is ideal for dogs and children has seating for 8 and BBQ. Piano. Spacious lounge-dining room equipped with log burning stove, comfortable leather lounge furniture; SMART TV; extending Laura Ashley dining table comfortably seats 8 people. The property as listed here is as a large for bedroom house (listed elsewhere as a Maxwelton 3 bedroom house and Bracken 1 bed apartment). When the house is rented as one large property as listed here ther...Our family and dog friendly spacious 4 bedroom self catering holiday cottage sleeps 1 - 8 people + travel cot is situated in a quiet location just a couple of minutes walk from Porlock village centre in the heart of Exmoor National Park. . Fatures include breathtaking sea views, log burner and 4 poster bed The large secure private garden and patio is ideal for dogs and children has seating for 8 and BBQ. Piano. Spacious lounge-dining room equipped with log burning stove, comfortable leather lounge furniture; SMART TV; extending Laura Ashley dining table comfortably seats 8 people. The property as listed here is as a large for bedroom house (listed elsewhere as a Maxwelton 3 bedroom house and Bracken 1 bed apartment). When the house is rented as one large property as listed here there is a piano available in the lounge. ( If Maxwelton and Bracken are rented individually the piano is locked so residents in Bracken are not disturbed by noise). Reduced occupancy discounts may be offered if less than 4 bedrooms are required. Bedroom 1: Superking bed with garden views. Can accommodate travel cot if required Bedroom 2: Four poster double bed, furnished with Laura Ashley bed linen/curtains with sea views and en suite wc Bedroom 3: Twin beds (zip and link and can make super king bed on request) with TV/DVD player in bedroom Bedroom 4: Double bedroom on ground floor Fully equipped kitchen and utility with electric cooker, dishwasher, fridge freezer, washing machine and tumble drier, etc. Exmoor Holidays offers the perfect peaceful retreat to relax, unwind and explore the stunning Exmoor coastline and countryside by car, bicycle, horse, landrover safari or on foot. Numerous footpaths including the South West Coast Path and Coleridge Way accessible from our doorstep. The charming traditional village of Porlock is very friendly with a strong community spirit and hosts many events to suit all ages throughout the year. There is an excellent selection of pubs, cafes and restaurants locally, many of which are dog friendly. Bedroom 4 is on the ground floor of the property with a kitchen and a separate ground floor lounge/dining room. Free off road car parking for 2 cars. Free Wifi.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Dogs: We welcome up to 2 well behaved dogs subject to dogs being fully house trained by prior arrangement. (No puppies or incontinent dogs). Additional charge £25 per week 1 dog, £35 for 2 dogs. Dog not to be left unattended in the property. Dogs not allowed on furniture. Owners must take full responsibility for picking up dog mess and depositing it in the dog bin 1 min walk down the road. Dogs to be treated for fleas and worms prior to arrival.
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 2 Full baths, 1 Half bath
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About the Owner
Jacquie H
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
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Reviewed 28 February 2020

We had the most wonderful stay in Porlock. The booking process was simple and efficient. The cottage is perfect, kitted out with everything you need and more, even dog towels! It was very clean and we loved the log burner for the winter evenings. The...More

Date of stay: February 2020
Thank Sightsee56118608127
Reviewed 22 January 2020 via mobile

Last minute booking for a few days away... Great cottage, clean warm and very comfortable bed! Set up well for your dogs with even thier own towels and bowls and treats. Would highly recommend 😊

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank Culture584964
Reviewed 7 October 2019

We have just returned from another lovely stay in Maxwelton. We also rented Bracken, the apartment underneath, at the same time which made for a nice extended family holiday. The layout of Maxwelton is ideal with lovely views of the sea and gardens. The lounge...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Robbie M
Navigator662085, VR Owner at EXMOOR FAMILY HOLIDAYS * SEA VIEWS* GARDEN * IDEAL LOCATION PICTURESQUE PORLOCK, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2019

Dear Robbie many thanks for taking the time to write this detailed reflection of your recent holiday with us. We are delighted that once again you enjoyed your holiday with us and plan to return to stay with us again in future. The garden is...More

Reviewed 31 July 2019

From start to finish we was made comfortable and looked after with such detail that we never asked for nothing as it was always available like information on the area or contact details if ever we needed help and the home was just amazing and...More

Date of stay: July 2019
Thank Stephen D
Navigator662085, VR Owner at EXMOOR FAMILY HOLIDAYS * SEA VIEWS* GARDEN * IDEAL LOCATION PICTURESQUE PORLOCK, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2019

Dear Stephen, thank you so much for taking the time to write this review. We are delighted that your holiday with us has provided you all with memorable moments and that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope we can tempt you back to...More

Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

We have been lucky to rent and stay at this beautiful holiday home for the last few years and can’t get enough of it. As soon as you arrive you are greeted with a warm and loving home which makes you relax as soon as...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Rachel E
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Reviewed 3 January 2019

Very comfortable accommodation in a great village on the edge of Exmoor. We had everything we needed for our Christmas stay for three generations. Champagne and cake greeted us on our arrival. We'll be back.

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Inspire46878100540
Navigator662085, VR Owner at EXMOOR FAMILY HOLIDAYS * SEA VIEWS* GARDEN * IDEAL LOCATION PICTURESQUE PORLOCK, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

Thank you, we appreciate the time you have taken to write a review of our cottage in Porlock. We are delighted you enjoyed your Christmas holiday with us and we look forward to welcoming you back to stay with us again soon. Jacquie

Reviewed 23 October 2018

Excellent place to stay, comfortable, spotless and spacious. Great little village, with lots of walks on the doorstep. Many places we didn't have time to visit, so hopefully we'll be returning again before too long.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank LinJ1957
Reviewed 21 September 2018

We have just returned from a great week staying at Maxwelton and Bracken. The house had everything we needed and more for a brilliant stay for 6 adults and a dog. The living room was very spacious and comfortable as were the bedrooms. The wine...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Meryl T
Reviewed 31 August 2018

We had a brilliant time at this property. Although Porlock is very small, there are some great pubs and this house is centrally positioned to enjoy Porlock and the surrounding area. The housekeeping team met us on arrival as we had a shopping delivery come...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Juliesdee
Management response:Responded 1 September 2018

We very much appreciate the time you have taken to write a review to share your experience with our guests. I am delighted that you all enjoyed your holiday, had the opportunity to explore the village and enjoy the local pubs and that your children...More

Reviewed 16 August 2018

Wonderful location for a relaxing family holiday. Our 4th visit and hoping for a 5th. A comfortable family home with everything you require. Beautiful views and close to the village centre, beach and walks. Highly recommended.More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank jcreane
Management response:Responded 1 September 2018

Thank you very much for sparing the time to write a review and we are delighted that you enjoyed your holiday with us and felt able to relax. We very much hope to tempt you back to stay with us again for your 5th visit...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Grill
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Parking
Patio
Private Garden
Cooker
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Porlock is a charming, picturesque village in Exmoor National Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty. Porlock is surrounded by beautiful villages steeped in history, thatched cottages, unique shops, heather moorlands, sparkling streams, and lakes, woodlands, archaeological sites, beaches and dramatic coastline. There is an abundance of footpaths, bridleways and cycling routes within the Exmoor National Park so Porlock is the perfect location from which to enjoy many activities such as wild swimming kayaking, canning, paddle boarding walking, cycling, mountain biking, hiking, horse riding, fishing enjoying nature. The charming historic harbour of Porlock Weir is situated approximately 1.5 miles from Porlock village.
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