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Activities

Guidance and advice is given and arrangements can be made for our guests for some of the following:

  • Walks in the Quantocks, generally throughout Exmoor and in the Brendon Hills with the old Mineral Line trail passing close to the house.
  • Mountain Biking
  • Exmoor coastal cruises
  • Swimming at sandy beaches nearby. Indoor swimming at Minehead.
  • Golf at Minehead and Taunton
  • Sea Fishing in the Bristol Channel from Minehead Harbour and Watchet Marina.
  • Fly Fishing: The Barle and Exe rivers provide excellent Salmon and Brown Trout fishing, while the reservoirs at Clatworthy and Wimbleball are stocked with Rainbow Trout.
  • Clay Pigeon shooting, Exmoor
  • Pheasant and Partridge shoots. Exmoor
  • Off-Road Safaris and Wildlife watching.
  • Tennis at Minehead
  • Pony and Horse riding up in the Exmoor National Park

Interesting places to visit:

  • Arlington Court Nr Barnstaple, National Trust Property
  • Bakelite Museum – Williton
  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves
  • Cleeve Abbey – Washford  – English Heritage site
  • Doone Valley , Exmoor
  • Doone Valley Trekking Exmoor
  • Dunkery Beacon – Highest point on Exmoor
  • Dunster Castle and medieval village
  • Exmoor National Park
  • Exmoor Falconry Centre
  • Glastonbury and Wells Cathedral
  • Historic harbour town of Watchet
  • Honiton – Antiques
  • Kilve famous for its fossils
  • Lynton, Lynmouth, Combe Martin, Ilfracombe and Clovelly
  • North Devon coast.
  • Porlock Weir and Harbour
  • Quantocks Hills
  • Selworthy National Trust Village
  • Somerset Levels – Kings’s Sedge Moor – Langport
  • Tarr Steps
  • Taunton for shopping – Race course – and County Cricket
  • Torre Cider Farm – Washford
  • Tropiquaria, Washford Cross, Watchet
  • West Somerset Railway for steam buffs
  • Wimbleball Lake
  • Washford Station Railway Museum
  • Wookey Hole

Just some of the Local Events

  • Coombe Martin Music Festival
  • Dunster by Candlelight
  • Dunster Country Fair
  • Exmoor Food Festival
  • Point to Point, Honicote, Minehead
  • Snow drop valley – Wheddon Cross
  • The Doone Run, Lynmouth
  • Two Moors Festival
  • Starlight at Dulverton