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Yew Tree Cottage

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Yew Tree Cottage
Excellent
40 reviews
Yew Tree Cottage
Living room
Master bedroom with king size bed
Bedroom 2
Yew Tree Cottage
Inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel stove
Living room
Living room
Master bedroom
Bedroom 2
Kitchen
Kitchen
Bathroom with WC and separate shower
Entrance
The Yew tree
Exmoor view
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Timberscombe, Exmoor National Park, England
Welcome to Yew Tree Cottage.

Offering a wealth of old world charm, Yew Tree Cottage in the Exmoor National Park is only 3 miles from the medieval village of Dunster, with its castle, yarn market shops and restaurants. Only 5 miles away is the seaside resort of Minehead, with its wide sandy beach and is the starting point of the West Somerset Railway and the South West Coast path.
Yew Tree Cottage offers you that rare opportunity to leave your car at home and enjoy the very best of this undiscovered National park right from the doorstep.

With views of Dunkery Beacon from the cottage, it is well located for exploring everything Exmoor has to offer with its beautiful scenery, outdoor pursuits and wildlife. At the end of a busy day, enjoy local hospitality at the many pubs and restaurants in Dunster offering local Exmoor ales and good food...
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About the Owner, Jonathan & Caroline W
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 14 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 84 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL259467
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EggsBenny...
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Set in the most perfect location. There is so much to do within less than 10 minutes away. Eg Dunster Castle. 15 mins to Withycombe just beautiful ! and 40 mins from Quince Honey farm. You feel like you are in the middle of nowhere but you are just 11 mins from Minehead. The cottage has an amazing gourmet kitchen...

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Paul C
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2017 for a stay in March 2017

We stayed in the cottage for 3 nights and had a brilliant time. The booking process was simple with good communication from the owners. The cottage itself was well furnished and presented and the location is ideal, 5 mins drive from Dunster and 10 mins from Minehead. Would recommend. 

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Harriet H
Harrow, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

We had a wonderful time in this incredibly cosy little cottage. The cottage is tastefully decorated with lots of lovely little touches that really set it apart from other holiday homes we've stayed in. The fire is a highlight (although do bring your own logs, firelighters and kindling as the owners do not supply any of this), as is the...

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Our character cottage is well-equipped with modern furnishings while in-keeping with the age and style of the property. The cottage has been recently upgraded to include a fitted kitchen, new bedroom furniture, underfloor heating and night storage heaters.<BR><BR>Entrance: Stable door to the side of the house with steps leading up to spacious modern oak-beamed kitchen with solid oak worktops, Belfast sink, range style cooker, washer dryer, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, electric kettle. Views towards Dunkery Beacon, the highest point on Exmoor.<BR><BR>Living room: Step up from kitchen into spacious oak beamed living room with exposed stone walls, large inglenook fireplace with solid fuel burner and bread oven (logs available locally at cost), quarry-t... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not 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 Per night Per week
1 Jun 2017 -
30 Jun 2017
3 nights
£85
£450
1 Jul 2017 -
31 Jul 2017
7 nights --
£495
1 Aug 2017 -
31 Aug 2017
7 nights --
£495
1 Sep 2017 -
30 Sep 2017
3 nights
£75
£375
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
All electricity, cleaning, bedlinen and towels are included in the rental rate.

We offer a 10% discount off bookings of 2 weeks and 15% off bookings of 3 weeks or more.

Payment can be made via Paypal, bank transfer or personal cheque drawn on a UK bank account.
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About the neighbourhood
There are plenty of interesting places and attractions within easy access, including the National Trust properties of Dunster Castle, Watersmeet, Arlington Court and Knightshayes; The twin coastal towns of Lynton and Lynmouth, connected by their famous cliff railway; Exmoor Zoo; the north Devon towns of Ilfracombe, Barnstaple and Bideford; the wide sandy beaches of Woolacombe and Croyde, popular with families and surfers alike.<BR>Horse riding, cycling, birdwatching, wildlife safaris and fishing are all available locally.<BR><BR>The nearest pubs are located a short 5 minute drive away in Dunster or Wheddon Cross.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Minehead: 8.0 km
From Dunster, follow A396 3 miles into village of Timberscombe. Turn left into village and follow road into village centre where The Lion pub is found. Yew Tree Cottage is beyond The Lion on the left hand side, heading uphill opposite the church.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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