Self Catering in Somerset - Blue Anchor
Sleeps a maximum of: 4
Pricing From: £525.00 - 950.00
CHALET STYLE ACCOMMODATION IN LARGE GROUNDS WITH A PLEASANT SCENIC WALK TO BEACH This detached chalet-style bungalow fully refurbished and upgraded with a modern influence provides an extremely comfortable holiday retreat and is situated in landscaped grounds generously spaced on a hillside with a no through road.5 minutes walk takes you to Blue Anchor Bay an ideal spot full of wildlife large 2 mile beach promenade 2 pubs with restaurants and lovely gardens a hotel cafés large indoor heated swimming pool and historic steam railway station all of which are open all year round. A shop with newsagent and off-licence is seasonal.
Excellent for walkers and dog owners with coastal and countryside walks from the property and the Quantock Hills and Brendon Hills being within a short drive. Exmoor National Park is 2 miles away and is the second designated International Dark Sky Reserve in the world. Dunster a picturesque medieval village with its magnificent castle tea rooms pubs and restaurants and extensive wild wooded estate for biking walking and exploring is 10 minutes drive.
Visit during the first weekend of December and enjoy the renowned Dunster by Candlelight event which is great fun with its street entertainers carol singers and 'olde worlde' atmosphere. Also a short drive away is the sandy Dunster beach (near Dunster Steam Railway station) which has a pleasant lawn area and good facilities including excellent refreshments shop and cafe. With so much to see and do in the immediate vicinity you may not need to use the car however the many attractions of the wider area ensure that there is plenty for everyone.
Alternatively relax on the decking or garden both enjoy sunshine all day and into the evening ideal for sunbathing alfresco dining and watching the sunset.The accommodation offers THREE bedrooms: 1 large double with en-suite shower room and WC dressing room and french doors onto the decked area. 1 small double and 1 single.
Bathroom: with shower over three quarter bath WC and washing machine. Lounge/kitchen/diner: open-plan conservatory style lounge with TV Sky (basic package) and DVD. Kitchen with cooker fridge/freezer dishwasher microwave.
Outside: large raised illuminated decked area overlooking the enclosed south facing garden with seating. Additional small patio area with seating and lounging chairs. Amenities: parking for 2 cars.
Bed linen towels electric electric heating and wi-fi included. 2 dogs welcome (dog towels provided) outside tap for muddy paws! Additional info: telephone for incoming calls only. Location: beach shop (seasonal) restaurant and pubs walking distance.
Services / Facilities:
Internet access | Pub nearby | Shop nearby | Beach within easy reach | Towels included | Travel cot available | Highchair available
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Nearest AttractionsHeritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Somerset and Dorset Railway Museum - 1.3 miles (Museum)
Cleeve Abbey - 1.8 miles (Abbey)
Dunster Castle - 2.7 miles (Castle)
Gallox Bridge - 2.8 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Working Watermill - 2.8 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Yarn Market - 2.9 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Butter Cross - 3 miles (Historic Building)
Combe Sydenham Hall - 4.7 miles (Historic House)
Elworthy, St Martin of Tours Church - 5.6 miles (Historic Church)
Holnicote Estate - 8 miles (Countryside)
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