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Yew Tree Cottage

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Yew Tree Cottage
Excellent
46 reviews
Yew Tree Cottage
Living room
Master bedroom with king size bed
Bedroom 2
Yew Tree Cottage
Inglenook fireplace with multi-fuel stove
Living room
Living room
Master bedroom
Bedroom 2
Kitchen
Kitchen
Bathroom with WC and separate shower
Entrance
The Yew tree
Exmoor view
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Timberscombe, Exmoor National Park, England
Welcome to Yew Tree Cottage.

Offering a wealth of old world charm, Yew Tree Cottage in the Exmoor National Park is only 3 miles from the medieval village of Dunster, with its castle, yarn market shops and restaurants. Only 5 miles away is the seaside resort of Minehead, with its wide sandy beach and is the starting point of the West Somerset Railway and the South West Coast path.
Yew Tree Cottage offers you that rare opportunity to leave your car at home and enjoy the very best of this undiscovered National park right from the doorstep.

With views of Dunkery Beacon from the cottage, it is well located for exploring everything Exmoor has to offer with its beautiful scenery, outdoor pursuits and wildlife. At the end of a busy day, enjoy local hospitality at the many pubs and restaurants in Dunster offering local Exmoor ales and good food...
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About the Owner, Jonathan & Caroline W
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 7 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 46 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 46 reviews
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  • English first
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English first
English first
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English first
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in April 2018

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rita m
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2017 for a stay in September 2017

Very high standard of decoration and a lovely kitchen. Lovely and warm when you have got the storage heating to run during the first night. Lots of nice touches with games/books etc. Have never used a wood burner and didn't need it. Both sea and Moors are just 10-15 minutes away. Many thanks.

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Reviewed 19 September 2017 for a stay in September 2017

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Our character cottage is well-equipped with modern furnishings while in-keeping with the age and style of the property. The cottage has been recently upgraded to include a fitted kitchen, new bedroom furniture, underfloor heating and night storage heaters.

Entrance: Stable door to the side of the house with steps leading up to spacious modern oak-beamed kitchen with solid oak worktops, Belfast sink, range style cooker, washer dryer, microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster, electric kettle. Views towards Dunkery Beacon, the highest point on Exmoor.

Living room: Step up from kitchen into spacious oak beamed living room with exposed stone walls, large inglenook fireplace with solid fuel burner and bread oven (logs available locally at cost), quarry-tiled floor, window seats, dining are...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
R 1 085
£65
R 4 589
£275
7 Apr 2018 -
31 May 2018
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3 nights
R 1 252
£75
R 6 258
£375
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Default
3 nights
R 1 419
£85
R 7 510
£450
1 Jul 2018 -
31 Aug 2018
Default
7 nights --
R 8 261
£495
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to South African Rand and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 3 338 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All electricity, cleaning, bedlinen and towels are included in the rental rate.

We offer a 10% discount off bookings of 2 weeks and 15% off bookings of 3 weeks or more.

Payment can be made via Paypal, bank transfer or personal cheque drawn on a UK bank account.
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About the neighbourhood
There are plenty of interesting places and attractions within easy access, including the National Trust properties of Dunster Castle, Watersmeet, Arlington Court and Knightshayes; The twin coastal towns of Lynton and Lynmouth, connected by their famous cliff railway; Exmoor Zoo; the north Devon towns of Ilfracombe, Barnstaple and Bideford; the wide sandy beaches of Woolacombe and Croyde, popular with families and surfers alike.
Horse riding, cycling, birdwatching, wildlife safaris and fishing are all available locally.

The nearest pubs are located a short 5 minute drive away in Dunster or Wheddon Cross.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Railway: Minehead: 8.0 km
From Dunster, follow A396 3 miles into village of Timberscombe. Turn left into village and follow road into village centre where The Lion pub is found. Yew Tree Cottage is beyond The Lion on the left hand side, heading uphill opposite the church.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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