Dunkery ViewMinehead, Somerset
- Guests 4
- Bedrooms 2
- Preferred changeover day Thursday
- Minimum stay 2 nights
- Number of dogs welcome 1
- Acorn rating 3 What's this?
- Reference 003040
About Dunkery ViewOn the fringes of Exmoor, this quirky cob and thatch cottage is the perfect base for hiking the moors.
Snuggle by the log-burner in this cosy cob and thatch cottage. Sitting on the fringes of Exmoor, on the Holnicote Estate, it’s the perfect place to recuperate after a long day hiking on the moors. It has all the quirks and comforts of a traditional country cottage with exposed beams and low ceilings, but uniquely it’s built into the east end of the 15th-century Tivington Chapel-of-Ease.
Enjoy views of Dunkery Beacon and Exmoor from the country-style garden of this cottage, before setting off for a walk through the Holnicote estate. Here you’ll find 150 miles of footpaths and bridleways through rugged moorland and shingle beaches to ancient woodland and charming thatched villages. Head to Selworthy for a cream-tea in its pretty thatched tea-room, Periwinkle.
Just a 30 minute drive from the cottage is the historic towns of Lynton and Lymouth. Discover these pretty seaside towns and don’t leave before having a go on the famous cliff railway.
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- Award-winning customer service
Our Covid promise
- Postpone or refund with no admin fee
- Extensive additional cleaning
Features and facilities
- Cot & high chair available
- Microwave available
- Fridge available
- Freezer available
- Dishwasher available
- Washing machine available
- Tumble dryer available
- Telephone not available
- Television available
- DVD available
- WiFi* not available
- Open fire / wood burner available
- Garden available
- BBQ not available
Not accessibleView accessibility guide (PDF 1619 KB)
Entrance porch, sitting/dining room with multi-fuel stove, kitchen and bathroom with shower over bath.
Two bedrooms (1 double with 5' bed and 1 twin).
Notes for guests
Access: The accessibility guide is for guidance only. For up to date photos, please see the images on the webpage.
Heating: night storage heating included.
Parking: There is parking available for one car at the rear of the cottage.
Garden: Country-style enclosed garden enjoying spectacular views of Dunkery Beacon and Exmoor.
Offers: Guests will benefit from a late Sunday checkout of 4pm at this cottage.
Please note: The cottage adjoins the ancient Chapel of Ease of Tivington which is used very occasionally throughout the year for Services - please call for further details. The cottage sitting room was originally used as the Vestry for the church.
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