A Superb Semi Detached Home Ideally Situated In A Popular Holiday Resort Within Walking Distance Of Beach, Shops, Pubs, Restaurants And Somerset World Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms)
’Westwood’ is an attractive, well presented, light, spacious, semi-detached holiday home situated in a peaceful, tree-lined road within easy level walking distance of the beach and all amenities. It has an open fire in the living room, parking for 4 cars and a large private rear garden. Westwood provides an ideal base for all types of holiday, either a peaceful relaxing break, or a more active holiday.
Another plus for this property is its location. There... is always plenty to do, come rain or shine. The list of activities close by is endless. Yachting, windsurfing, sea fishing, golf, horse riding, walking, cycling, health club providing sauna, Jacuzzi and tanning facilities, pubs, restaurants, clubs, shops, parks, amusements, Somerset World (Butlins), steam railway, fetes, shows and annual events such as the Dunster show, raft race and Watchet carnival weekend, theme parks and lots more. It is also a perfect base for exploring Exmoor National Park.
The accommodation is suitable for families and larger groups (i.e two families), please check conditions if booking as a group. Towels and linen included in price.
Minehead is one of the larger seaside towns in Somerset, and famed for its tourist facilities. Just a minute or two walk away is the long sandy beach, ideal for the summer months. As you would expect for a holiday town, there's plenty of parking and lots of shops, restaurants, pubs and entertainment to cater for all your holiday needs.
Somerset Cricket Museum - 15m
Hestercombe Gardens - 12m
Taunton racecourse - 15½m
West Somerset Steam Railway – 400 yards
Dunster castle - 1½m
Exmoor – 2m
Minehead Seafront – 200 yards
Tropiquaria animal and Adventure Park – 3m
Brean Leisure Park – 30m
Weston super mare – 40m
Wookey Hole Caves – 46m
Butlins – 300 yards
Cheddar Caves and Gorge – 43
Tarr Steps – 10m
Lynton and Lynmouth – 23m
Porlock – 5m
Clay Pigeon shooting
Fly fishing - The rivers Exe and the Barle for Brown Trout and Salmon. Wimbleball and Clatworthy for Rainbow Trout.
Golf - At Minehead Links Course or Oake Manor near Taunton.
Horseriding on Exmoor.
Safaris - Wildlife Watching and Off Roading.
Walking on the Quantocks or Exmoor. The Coleridge Way passes nearby and the 660 mile South West Coast Path begins in Minehead.
Sea Fishing - Minehead Harbour or Watchet Marina.
Places of interest and things to do:
Arlington Court, Nr. Barnstaple. National Trust Property
Bakelite Museum, Williton
Cleeve Abbey, Washford- English Heritage Site
Doone Valley, Exmoor. The inspiration for the novel Lorna Doone by R.D Blackmore.
Dunkery Beacon - Highest point on Exmoor
Dunster Castle and medieval village
Exmoor - 265 square miles of coastal land, hills, moors & woods.
Exmoor Falconry Centre, Allerford. Nr Bossington
Exmoor National Park
Killerton, Nr. Exeter. National Trust Property
Kilve - fossil collecting and Kilve Beach
Knightshayes Court, Nr. Tiverton. National Trust Property
Lynton and Lynmouth with cliff railway and Valley of the Rocks
Porlock and Porlock Weir
Quantock Hills - Area of Outstanding natural beauty.
Selworthy, Allerford and Horner
Tarr Steps, Nr. Winsford. Ancient Clapper Bridge
Torre Cider Farm - Washford
Tropiquaria - Washford Cross, Watchet
Washford Station Railway Museum
Waverley and Balmoral Pleasure Steamers: Cruise along the Exmoor Coastline or across to Lundy Island. (May-October.)
West Somerset Railway
Wimbleball Lake for sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, fishing, walking and cyclingRead more
Minehead seaside holiday cottage, 6 Bed, 3 Bath Minehead, West Country, England
Additional Location Information
Minehead is one of the larger seaside towns in Somerset, and famed for its holiday camps and tourist facilities. Just a minute or 2 walk away is the long sandy beach, ideal for the summer months. As you would expect for a holiday town, there's plenty of parking, and lots of shops to cater for all your holiday needs.
In addition Minehead is on the edge of Exmoor National Park which is excelent for exploring all year round.
Location Type Beach, Rural, Town
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