The chalet style bungalow is set in a very peaceful woodland area with no through traffic, originally being the grounds of a large manor house. Situated one mile from Blue Anchor and conveniently close to Minehead, this is a delightful base to explore Exmoor and the surrounding pretty villages.
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Hideaways is furnished to a high standard of care and our priority is to provide clean and comfortable accommodation in which to enjoy a pleasant and tranquil holiday.
Inside Hideaways you will find:
Lounge/ Dining area, TV/ DVD/ Radio/Stereo, a wide variety of books & CD’s.
There is a new fitted kitchen which includes fridge, microwave/toaster, and washing machine. The modern bathroom has a bath/shower. There are two bedrooms one has a double bed and the second now has two single beds. The rear garden is private and has a back drop of beautiful trees with flower borders, and a picnic table. French doors open to a front garden and garden bench. The Brendon hills can be seen in the distance.
Enjoy spotting badgers from the back garden on summer evenings.
Please visit http://www.hideawaysblueanchor.co.uk to find out more about the holiday cottage, amenities, surrounding area and places to visit in Somerset.
Hideaways is situated on private land and an excellent spot for badger watching. It's a lovely spot for anyone who would like a relaxing holiday in the country as well as being close to the beach. An area to enjoy nature and wildlife. Dunster is a fascinating village 4miles away steeped in history with its Castle and Norman Church and individual shops. Dunster Show and County Fair during the summer months Cleeve Abbey in Washford is 3miles from Hideaways. Taunton is 19miles away along the A358. Exmoor is close by with some of the most beautiful countryside to be seen. Lynton & Lynmouth are reached via Porlock using the famous hill 1/4 ! and then down Countisbury Hill giving splendid views of the moors and coastline.
Nearest Train Station or Airport: Under a mile walk from Hideaways to Blue Anchor Railway Station. Limited journey distance to Minehead and to Bishops Lydeard only.
Recommended Places to Visit: The seaside town of Minehead, West Somerset Steam Railway, historic Watchet - for marina, good restaurants and maritime museum. A visit to Tropiquaria if you love Meerkats! Tarr Steps nr Dulverton, Barnstable, Lynton & Lynmouth.
Annual Events: The magical experience of Dunster by Candlelight is on December 5th & 6th when the whole village is lit by candles and Christmas lights and all the shops & eateries are open. West Somerset Steam Railway hold many special events from Easter to Christmas.
Recommended Places to Eat Out: Within a short distance from Cleeve Park are The Smugglers Inn. Tea and meals and the Driftwood café, Chives Cafe in Watchet is very popular with all our visitors as is the Driftwood Cafe on the seafront. Many more restaurants and eateries in Minehead and Dunster. Toucans in Minehead has a wonderful vegetarian cafe.
Local Sports: Golf Sailing Fishing