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The Gables

4.0 of 5 Doverhay, Porlock, Exmoor National Park TA24 8LG, England
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2011

A very friendly B&B. It is a charming cottage ideally located in Porlock. The breakfast is lovely. A very enjoyable stay. Thanks

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2011

Stayed in the ajoining cottage (vine cottage) very comfortable and had everything you could need for self catering. Bed was very comfortable, cottage very clean and well presented. Breakfast was in the main house, very good selection for breakfast. Sue and Dave are very nice and friendly. Very good place to stay for walking some great walks around the area.... More

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Sassenage, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2011

The best that B&B accommodation has to offer - We felt like we were really being welcomed into a private home with people who love doing it, and in such a lovely house, to boot. The warmth of the welcome, the charming setting, the perfect attention to detail, the breakfast, the interior decoration, which goes so well with the architecture,... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2011

We have just returned from the most relaxing weekend away ever and with a baby and a young daughter this really is an achievment. We recieved a very warm welcome from Sue who greeted us with tea and biscuits and gave us a tour of the house including a lovely lounge for us to use, which we did. We had... More

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2011

We stayed over the Easter weekend. Received a warm welcome, and the friendliness remained throughout the stay. Pleasant, clean accommodation, with daily top-ups of beverages, cookies, etc. A great base for exploring Exmoor. Take advantage of the seriously good breakfasts, which you'll need to set you up for the day in the National Park. The Easter egg hunt was an... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2011

The Gables is a beautiful thatched house in a great location for visiting the stunning countryside of Somerset and North Devon. Sue was very helpful and provided an excellent breakfast. We can thoroughly recommend this B&B.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2011 via mobile

We stayed in the self catering The Vine Cottage for 8 nights which was lovely for 2 adults 1 child and one very worn out dog (big hills in Porlock!). Very welcoming, cottage was clean comfy beds with memory form toppers and thank you Jessie for the loan of the phone charger! would highly recommend the breakfast. 5 star guys... More

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Cornwall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2011

Made to feel completely at home as soon as you walk through the door, wonderful rooms. Breakfast set's you up for the day, to go explore Exmoor.

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Rochdale, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2011

Arrived late on a Wednesday, greeted warmly by Sue's other half. Room was spotless, cosy, comfortable, and great if you have two children with you. Nice touches like biscuits, fresh milk, fluffy towels, and plenty of DVD's to watch on TV. Guest lounge was useful at night to chill out, with big flatscreen TV, and comfy chairs with scrabble. Breakfast... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2011

Sue has created a very special place to relax in her lovely home in Porlock. She has thought of every detail to make your stay very comfortable and homely. When we arrived she served tea and biscuits in the seperate guest sitting room. Our rooms were very comfortable with facilities to make a wide range of hot drinks to please... More

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Address: Doverhay, Porlock, Exmoor National Park TA24 8LG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Gables 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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