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The Pack Horse Stable Cottage

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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Porlock, Exmoor National Park, England
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Listing #HL164296
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English first
Suffolk UK
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 8 June 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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The facilities availble at the Packhorse can only be described as excellent. You will experieince comfort and friendly service. Linda and Brian will go out of their way to ensure your holiday is an experience you will treasure, and it would amaze me if once you visit Allerford you do not make many return visits, I do:) Allerford is an...

Maidenhead, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 May 2012 for a stay in May 2012
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A week spent in a beautiful cottage in amazing surroundings. Brian and Linda - the perfect hosts, couldn't do enough for us. A TOTALLY dog friendly place to stay. Already booked up to return ! Loads of walks to take on. Thoroughly recommend to anyone looking for a break to get away from it all. 10 out of 10

London, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 July 2011 for a stay in July 2011
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This is one of the few places we've stayed at that lives up to its reviews and descriptions online. We had excellent service throughout - from booking online to checking out. We were three adults and a 3 year old, and we all loved the cottage! The Pack Horse was easy to find by car and with a rather old...

  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Stable Cottage at The Pack Horse is a detached 2 storey stone cottage situated in the corner of our pretty courtyard. The cottage is warm, cosy, well equipped and tastefully appointed. The ground floor has a fully fitted kitchen /diner with dishwasher and a bathroom with shower over bath. The double aspect lounge is spacious, has a beamed ceiling and a quaint wooden staircase which takes you up to the 2 bedrooms on the first floor making it ideal for families, couples & pets are welcome by arrangement.<BR>The Cottage benefits from a private outside seating area over looking countryside but also available is further seating in our pretty courtyard and use of a walled garden.<BR>Private secure parking and lockable storage for guests outside pursuit equipment is also availab... more
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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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 Per night Per week
Default 7 nights --
30 Sep 2017 -
24 Nov 2017
season 3
3 nights
25 Nov 2017 -
15 Dec 2017
season 4
3 nights
29 Dec 2017 -
3 Jan 2018
new year
5 nights
  • Pet charge per pet: £15 / stay - Fee
  • Set of towels per person : £3 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
There is a meter for your power points, however, we put in £5 complementary, usage should be approx £1 per day.
We accept Debit Cards, Cheques, Bank Transfers & Cash, CREDIT card payment will incur a 3% charge
Towels are not included but can be hired for £3 per set.
Christmas & New Year 5 night breaks, additional nights will be charged on a pro-rata basis.
Accommodation will be tastefully decorated and have a Christmas tree.
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About the neighbourhood
The area is also home of the West Somerset Steam Railway so you can take a step back in time and experience the age of steam, you can travel back even further by enjoying a trip into Dunster where the medieval castle sits majestically above the village steeped in history, owned and run my the National Trust along with 2 other local large National Trust properties which have been restored along with there grounds and gardens for the visitor to view. <BR>Being on the coast days on the beach are another holiday choice and how you get there could include the local open topped bus or the Exmoor explorer a days ticket allows you to hop on and off in the various villages and coastal stops along the route. The surrounding oldie worlde villages can satisfy your retail therapy mood offering ev... more
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bristol: 100.0 km
Railway: Taunton: 35.0 km
Ferry: Portsmouth / Southampton: 200.0 km
Fly to Bristol airport, The Pack Horse is about 70 miles from airport and should take about 2 hours. <BR>Directions will be sent upon confirmation of booking if required<BR>Car hire available at www.bristolairport-carhire.co.uk
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
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