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The Crows Nest, Porlock Weir

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The Crows Nest Holiday Cottage in Porlock Weir
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
1 review
The Crows Nest Holiday Cottage in Porlock Weir
View from The Crows Nest
The Crows Nest Kitchen
Spacious dining room adjacent to the kitchen
Dining room with great views towards the coast
Sitting room with large wood-burner
The Crows Nest master bedroom
En-suite shower room
One of two twin bedrooms as The Crows Nest
The Crows Nest second twin bedroom
View from the front of The Crows Nest
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Overview
Cottage -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Porlock, Exmoor National Park, England
Perched high above Porlock Bay, looking out towards Porlock Bay and surrounded by National Trust woodland and spectacular Exmoor landscapes, The Crow's Nest bears constant witness to the ever-changing colours of the sea.<BR><BR>With a shingle beach, pub and hotel a short walk down the hill, the picturesque village of Porlock nearby and the sandy beach at Minehead a short drive away, this charming, thatched, end of terrace cottage is a delight. Partially handrailed steps lead to the pretty little enclosed garden with its breathtaking views. Inside, huge stone fireplaces, exposed beams and uneven floors are subtly reminiscent of times long past, but every modern convenience is also provided including wireless broadband. <BR><BR>The sitting-room has a welcoming wood-burner, and the window seat is the perfect vanta... Read more
About the Manager, Christopher Lister (Property Manager The Best of Exmoor)
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 55 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Dec 2007
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 44 reviews and 62 properties
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Listing #HL126937
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weirdypap...
Bristol UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2014 for a stay in October 2014
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We were looking for a short break away from the city and ideally by the sea as a mini retreat. Porlock Weir was a perfect location and the Crow's Nest was a perfect play to stay. We could only stay a couple of nights, which is shorter than the normal minimum stay of 3 nights; but Chris and his team helpfully and speedily got back to all my queries and organised for us to stay 2 nights only and to get into the cottage a couple of hours earlier than would normally be allowed.

The cottage was very well-equipped and the rooms were spacious and comfy. It was really easy to both work and relax. Every room had a view of the sea out to Wales, and every evening we'd stand outside and listen to rolling sound of the waves.

Porlock Weir is tiny, and friendly. The rock beach is amazing in its colours (but the algae can make the rocks slippery, so wear sturdy boots and watch your ankles if you walk the beach.) We also spent some fun times in the Ship pub, which we'll definitely be...

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Amenities
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Sitting-room with TV, video, DVD player and wood-burner. Dining-room with TV, CD player and ornamental fireplace, leading to Kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Cloakroom with WC, wash-basin, washing machine and tumble-drier.First Floor Bedroom 1 with double bed (5') and en suite Shower-room with shower and wash-basin. Step to Bedroom 2 with twin beds. Bedroom 3 with twin beds. Bathroom with bath, shower attachment, WC, bidet and wash-basin
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Mar 31, 2017 -
Apr 6, 2017
Week 13
2 nights
$107
£86
$133
£107
$615
£493
Apr 7, 2017 -
Apr 13, 2017
Week 14
2 nights
$171
£137
$201
£161
$955
£766
Apr 14, 2017 -
Apr 20, 2017
Week 15
2 nights
$180
£144
$223
£179
$1,029
£825
Apr 21, 2017 -
Apr 27, 2017
Week 16
2 nights
$162
£130
$200
£160
$923
£740
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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About the neighborhood
Porlock Weir, a little port a mile West of the main village, played a vital part in the life of eastern Exmoor over the centuries when the sea route was by far the easiest way to and from the area. <BR><BR>A pebbly four mile long beach comprised of a shingle ridge of considerable archaeological and geographical significance. There is fabulous marshland behind the beach which is home to numerous birds. Popular for swimming, fishing, surfing and sailing -although care needs to be taken when swimming, and surfing should only be undertaken by experienced surfers.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 93.2 mi
Railway: Taunton: 31.1 mi
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 0.6 mi.
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