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Millers At The Anchor

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   Porlock Weir, Porlock Weir, Exmoor National Park TA248PB, England
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Ranked #2 of 3 Porlock Weir B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just returned from a 2 night break at Millers at Anchor. The location is simply superb, with views out over the Harbour. Our room was also a gem, again looking over the harbour, with Four Poster Bed. What marks this hotel out from the crowd is 3 things: The Individuality - the whole hotel is crammed full of curios, books... More

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was looked after so well on Sunday night at Millers at Porlock Weir. I went with my sister for a one night stay and left monday morning feeling like I'd been away for a few days. The service was excellent, the room was perfect and dinner in their restaurant was just super. I'm planning another trip right now. Thank... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a long weekend in early July. The location is fantastic as was the view fom our bedroom (room 5). The staff are really friendly and there is a great atmosphere. The real ale festival was on next door which was an added bonus. The breakfasts were very good. We had an evening meal on our first night which although... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Park the car and walk through the door to be welcomed by an atmosphere so unique in a hotel. Perhaps there is a wait for a receptionist but does that matter ? There is so much to take in Time stands still and with the views of the harbour relaxation is on the menu. Staff friendly and attentive. Rooms spacious... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I cannot rate Millers at the Anchor highly enough. A truly unique gem of a place that I was so sad to leave. Monica on reception gave us such a warm welcome and throughout our stay the staff were highly attentive always on hand if we needed anything. The view from the harbour view rooms are simply stunning and now... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not the sort of place we usually stay, but it was very enjoyable nonetheless. We only booked 2 days previously so not much room choice available but we had room 14 which was newly decorated, the bathroom was poor but as it was for only 1 night we didn't mind too much. Our son had room 10, which is dog... More

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78 reviews 78 reviews
45 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We have stayed in many hotels over the years but this one ranks very highly. If you want uniformity and must have internet and mobile phone access then please stay away because the Millers at the Anchor is going to drive you insane. It is Quirky (note the capital Q for exceptionally) and a complete delight as it assaults the... More

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14 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Once again Secret Escapes has delivered an 'unusual' hotel in a beautiful location. This Hotel is one of the Millers group - stuffed to the gunnels with antiques at every turn including the bedroom.Whilst the decor is a little jaded it is in keeping with the overall style. The staff were lovely, the harbour view from the bedroom spectacular and... More

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62 reviews 62 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Friends have advised that Porlock Weir was a great place to visit, not having been to this part of the country before we decided to try, and booked Millers for one night bed and breakfast plus evening meal. When we arrived the tide was out, exposing lots of stones yachts aground and not much else. The hotel looked in need... More

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London, United Kingdom
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74 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Ate here twice while staying at the Cafe in Porlock Weir. One night on their 'Movie & Meal' deal. This was fantastic, a great bar type meal and watching a movie in a very comfortable room. The next night we choose from the main dining room menu, which was excellent.will stay here next time we visit.

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Address: Porlock Weir, Porlock Weir, Exmoor National Park TA248PB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Exmoor National Park > Porlock Weir
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Hotel Class:4 star — Millers At The Anchor 4*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service
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For over 200 years the Anchor has served Porlock Weir's 15th-century harbor for sailors, walkers and huntsmen alike. Where Exmoor meets the sea, Porlock Weir is an idyllic working harbor with stunning coastal views. Martin Miller together with his daughter Tanya have created a hunting lodge by the sea. This 14-bedroom hotel is crammed with Martin's antiques and curiosities. The Anchor has all the hallmarks of his unique style. Roaring log fires, candlelit sensuality, books by the thousand and bowls of fruit and sweets, all washed down with a Millers award winning Gin and tonic. ... more   less 
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