36 Ponsford Road
The Kingsway is an elegant purpose built hotel comprising of spacious bed rooms all with their own private en-suite facilities. It is the wish of the owners to provide a home from home atmosphere and as such the facility is run as a guest house. Located on a corner plot "The Kingsway" is set within pleasant gardens and lawns within a similarly presented residential area.
It is but a short stroll to the sea front and Minehead town centre.
A high level of decoration and furnishings throughout create a high standard of accommodation that attracts repeat visits from many of our guests as well as comments on the high level of cleanliness. Minehead is an ancient port as well as a medieval town set at the edge of the exquisite Somerset Exmoor. Here visitors will observe the many attractions that exist within the town and close by surrounding areas within Somerset.
Dunster castle is but a 5 minute drive. Porlock, Lynton & Lynmouth is a relatively short distance away where views of the rockiest cliff formations within the UK can be viewed. Other similarly located villages within the Exmoor region as well as the differing array of tourist facilities ensure that Minehead remains popular throughout the autumn and winter periods.
The town is ideally suited for all types of visitors more so since the high level of investment undertaken in the area. It provides an evironment for a relaxing stay or as a gateway to the many attractions available. Three types of room are available in the form of double, twin and family layouts.
A large guest dining area is provided where a varied selection of food can be requested for breakfast or the optional evening meal. Afterwards, guests can relax within the spacious private guest lounge. You will receive a warm welcome from the resident proprietors, Diane and Joe Erfurt who will do everything they can to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible.
Tea and coffee making facilities
Lock-up facility for bicycles
Internet access (wireless) in public areas
Internet connection (wireless)
Direct dial phone
A purpose built spacious room is provided on the ground floor. In the morning guests can pre-select from a full list of cooked varieties their preferred meal and the manner within which it is cooked. Fruit juices, cereals and fresh fruit together with locally produced preserves are available on a self service basis. Additional varieties can be provided by prior arrangement. An optional three course evening meal is available.
Breakfast (Full cooked)
Get an Ordnance Survey map covering the Minehead area.
Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest
Dunster Butter Cross - 1.4 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Yarn Market - 1.5 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Working Watermill - 1.7 miles (Historic Building)
Dunster Castle - 1.8 miles (Castle)
Gallox Bridge - 1.9 miles (Historic Building)
Holnicote Estate - 4 miles (Countryside)
Somerset and Dorset Railway Museum - 5.2 miles (Museum)
Cleeve Abbey - 5.6 miles (Abbey)
Culbone, St Beuno's Church - 8.2 miles (Historic Church)
Combe Sydenham Hall - 8.5 miles (Historic House)
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