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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   High Street, Porlock, Exmoor National Park TA24 8PU, England
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The Cottage
Ranked #5 of 19 Porlock B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in on our way to St Ives. The Cottage is well located and the owners are very friendly and gave advice with regards to eating and drinking in the town. Rooms were comfortable and even though we had one on the front road, the double glazed windows made the room whisper quiet. The shower was steaming hot and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

We have stayed in 4 Porlock bed and breakfasts and the owners here made The Cottage the most welcoming of them all! We had a lovely spacious twin room. The old cottage is quirky and homely and they even accommodated our off menu breakfast requests. Would recommend to all!

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We stayed at The Cottage for 2 nights and enjoyed a wonderful stay. Chris and Clare are very welcoming hosts. Room was lovely and comfortable with everything we needed. Breakfast was scrumptious! Nice comfortable lounge to relax in (or fall asleep!). Perfect location. Good places nearby for meals etc. Will be returning in the spring. Would definitely recommend to friends,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I attended a Mountainbikie course this past weekend and was out most of the time, I had to drive all the way from London to arrive at a lovely room all ready for me. Chris & Clare are lovely hosts and were ready to help at any point. The shower was amazing, I don't doodle in the shower, but I... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This is a very belated review as we stayed at the cottage at the beginning of our South West Coast Path walk in April. It is great place to stay, the rooms are clean and nice, toiletries are great and it's very central for eating out in Porlock (we ate in the Ship Inn). Breakfast was good and we would... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Visited Porlock many times before, as we love it, but this was our first time at the Cottage. We were after B&B for one night, The Cottage was available and reviews looked good on Trip Advisor. We weren’t disappointed at all. Chris and Clare made us feel so welcome striking the balance just right as hosts. The room was very... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Managed to grab a room here after very tiring day driving. Was very pleasantly surprised - lovely bed and breakfast with a very cosy feel. The owners, Chris and Clare, go out of their way to make you feel at home. Our room was spotless, nicely decorated , comfy bed and a lovely bright on suite with a shower to... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

stayed at the cottage with our grandson, we have stayed here previously and enjoyed it so much that we were keen to come again. Chris and Clare are very welcoming hosts, always ready to help and advise. The rooms are very comfortable, breakfast excellent with a good selection to choose from and the position of the cottage in the middle... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We made an unscheduled stop in Porlock staying at the Cottage and found Chris and Clare very welcoming and helpful. The bed was extremely comfortable, breakfast excellent and the dinner recommendation was ideal. Chris and Clare provided us with some local information and map of a coastal walk which was stunning. Thank you and we hope to stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I have stayed at the cottage for four nights and I must say it was one of my best B&B stays: Chris and Clare are lovely hosts, always with a good suggestion on where to go, what to do and where to eat. The room no. 2, in which I stayed, was very clean and silent. Furthermore, it had all... More 

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Address: High Street, Porlock, Exmoor National Park TA24 8PU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Hotel Class:4 star — The Cottage 4*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Cottage Porlock, England

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