Bridlecott, Monksilver - Sleeps 4 - Exmoor National Park
Bridlecott is a newly renovated property situated in the charming village of Monksilver on the edge of Exmoor National Park and also just a short distance from the Quantocks. Now available for holiday rentals, Bridlecott is perfectly suited to couples or young families looking for a place to stay in this lovely quiet village.
Bridlecott has been fitted with modern appliances to make your stay as relaxing and comfortable as possible. Downstairs is a lovely open-plan living space comprised of comfortable seating area with TV, dining table and chairs and kitchen. The bathroom is downstairs and is fitted with a shower cubicle and bath. Upstairs is a spacious double bedroom with king-sized bed. There is also the option of an additional twin bedroom which is accessed via the master bedroom.
Bridlecott is fitted with dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, freezer, microwave, electric double oven and ceramic hob. Other equipment includes cookware, toaster, kettle, a variety of kitchen utensils, cutlery, crockery and glasses. A television (with Freesat), DVD player and music system is provided in the living room and wireless broadband is available throughout the property.
Electricity and heating costs are included in the price of your accommodation. Bridlecott has electric heating.
Bed linen, duvets, blankets and towels are provided for your convenience, but please bring your own beach towels if you wish to take towels with you on day trips.
A small amount of tea, coffee, sugar, milk and biscuits are provided to ensure you can have a hot drink as soon as you arrive. There may also be other non-perishable items like a salt, pepper and a few herbs or spices available. Cleaning materials such as washing up liquid and surface cleaner will be present in the property. One or two toilet rolls will be provided.
Directly outside is the property's drive. To the rear of the property is a large private garden which is shared with the owner who lives in the adjacent property. Off-road parking is available directly outside the property on the drive. The drive is shared with the owners property next door.
Sorry, no dogs and strictly non-smoking.
Additional amenities include: enclosed garden/courtyard (garden shared with owner), elderly accessible, number of bathrooms: 1 (shower cubicle and bath), house, wifi in the property, off-road parking, number of bedrooms: 2, handicap accessible (downstairs is wheelchair accessible), pub within 5 mins.TripAdvisor property ID 1941315...Read more
“Comfortable village base for exploring Exmoor and the Quantocks.”
Left on 03/12/2014 for a stay in February 2014 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Mar 12, 2014Stayed Feb 2014
A very well converted and equipped annexe to the owner's detached house in an attractive village location close to the eastern edge of Exmoor. It is an ideal location for dividing one's time between Exmoor, the Quantocks and the north Somerset coast, with long-distance footpaths passing through the village. The accommodation was ideally fit for our family of four. The kitchen has everything needed to transform local produce, eg Red Ruby Devon beef, into great dishes, for both romantic evenings or family meals. Alternatively, the friendly pub is two minutes walk, providing excellent gastropub-style food. Few restaurants in England, let alone pubs, can offer Muscat de Frontignan, a delicious dessert wine from the Longuedoc. The owner did her utmost to make our week enjoyable, without impinging on our time, and she deserves credit for getting everything right from the start of letting last summer. Every entry in the visitors' book was complimentary, including ours. We enjoyed a very relaxing half-term break.
Left on 11/21/2013 for a stay in November 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Nov 21, 2013Stayed Nov 2013
We stayed for a week in Bridlecott at the start of November, very pleased with all aspects. Clean, comfortable & cozy, all mod cons, nice surroundings. Owner was very hospitable and offered to make us cream tea as soon as we arrived!
Would definetly recommend and hope to visit again.
Left on 11/07/2013 for a stay in October 2013 | jacques and valerieReviewed Nov 7, 2013Stayed Oct 2013
Bridlecott is a spacious, well appointed and extremely comfortable cottage. A haven of peace to return to at the end of the day. The owner is very friendly and always willing to help. An excellent pub/restaurant is less than 5 mins walk away.
Left on 10/03/2013 for a stay in September 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Oct 3, 2013Stayed Sep 2013
This holiday let is so beautifully appointed you will not want to leave. I cannot praise highly enough the care that has gone into providing everything that one could possibly want. The furnishings are top quality, the kitchen is more than adequately supplied, the area is both beautiful and quiet, and the owner is charming and helpful. It provides an excellent base from which to explore the beauties of Exmoor, the Quantocks, and even further afield. I have just spent two wonderful weeks there, and certainly will be returning. I am unable to fault Bridlecott, and I know you will be too.
Left on 09/12/2013 for a stay in September 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Sep 12, 2013Stayed Sep 2013
A beautifully presented property with everything you require. Great local pub 2 minutes walk away. Pretty little village location good for walking including a great circular walk from the door of the property. Good location for Exmoor ,Quantocks and seaside. Shelaigh , the owner, is most friendly and helpful with lots of local knowledge.
Left on 08/22/2013 for a stay in August 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Aug 22, 2013Stayed Aug 2013
Great warm welcome from the owner. Lovely cottage decorated and equipped to a high standard with everything you could possibly need for a break in the countryside & near to the sea, located in very quiet village but not far from all local amenities. We'd definitely go again.
Left on 08/08/2013 for a stay in July 2013 | A FlipKey verified reviewerReviewed Aug 8, 2013Stayed Jul 2013
Warm welcome from the owner, great little hideaway.
We were her first ever guests and we were made very welcome. Any problems owner always on hand. Ideal base for exploring exmoor. We have family there so it was fab for us to have our own little bolthole. The accomodation is good and has been finished to a very good standard. The villagers made us feel welcome and the local pub (only a few yards away) serves fantastic Pimms and food. We loved it so much we are booked to go back.
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