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The Pack Horse Stable Cottage

11 reviews
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Overview
2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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Enjoy Exmoor from our delightful Stable Cottage idyllically situated in the National Trust village of Allerford alongside a shallow river over looking the Pack Horse bridge. From our doorstep discover the stunning countryside, coastline, moor, sea and pretty villages. Stable Cottage is for families or couples, situated in the corner of our pretty courtyard. The accommodation is warm, cosy, centrally heated, tastefully decorated and well appointed. Accessed directly from the courtyard via a pretty Stable door, the ground floor offers you a cloak area, bathroom with full sized bath and showerover, a kitchen diner with views, farmhouse table and dish washer and fully equipped for all your dining needs, the double aspect lounge has a fireplace with a look alike woodburner (same effect) wi...Enjoy Exmoor from our delightful Stable Cottage idyllically situated in the National Trust village of Allerford alongside a shallow river over looking the Pack Horse bridge. From our doorstep discover the stunning countryside, coastline, moor, sea and pretty villages. Stable Cottage is for families or couples, situated in the corner of our pretty courtyard. The accommodation is warm, cosy, centrally heated, tastefully decorated and well appointed. Accessed directly from the courtyard via a pretty Stable door, the ground floor offers you a cloak area, bathroom with full sized bath and showerover, a kitchen diner with views, farmhouse table and dish washer and fully equipped for all your dining needs, the double aspect lounge has a fireplace with a look alike woodburner (same effect) without the hassle! and beamed ceiling. A quaint wooded staircase leads from the corner of the lounge to the cottage bedrooms upstairs. In the eves the main bedroom is found at the top of the staircase, with a kingsized bed, the second bedroom is accessed through a door in the wall and over a beam. and has two single beds which can be zip linked to make a suprer kingsize. Outside Stable cottage benefits from a private sitting area, overlooking fields and the rver,More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Cooker
DVD Player
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Highchair
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Iron
Hairdryer
Stereo System
TV
Hiking Trips
Shared Garden
Microwave
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Horse Riding Nearby
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Toaster
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Stable Cottage at The Pack Horse is a detached 2 storey stone cottage situated in the corner of our pretty courtyard. The cottage is warm, cosy, well equipped and tastefully appointed. The ground floor has a fully fitted kitchen /diner with dishwasher and a bathroom with shower over bath. The double aspect lounge is spacious, has a beamed ceiling and a quaint wooden staircase which takes you up to the 2 bedrooms on the first floor making it ideal for families, couples & pets are welcome by arrangement. The Cottage benefits from a private outside seating area over looking countryside but also available is further seating in our pretty courtyard and use of a walled garden. Private secure parking and lockable storage for guests outside pursuit equipment is also available along with free wi fi.
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Reviewed November 9, 2016

I've spent a number of holidays in Exmoor and North Devn/Somerset and found the Packhorse Stable Cottage the perfect place to stay: it is extremely cosy and comfortable, with all modern cons, but retaining the charme of an old cottage. Brian and Linda are wonderful...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Road621621
Linda25572014, VR Owner at The Pack Horse Stable Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded November 10, 2016

Thank you for leaving this lovely review, we are so pleased you enjoyed our Stable Cottage and location and hope to welcome you again soon with another cream tea. Linda & Brian

Reviewed August 11, 2016

I stayed here for a week in May with my wife and nine moth old son. Stable Cottage was fantastic and Brian and Linda provided an excellent service. We had a really friendly welcome, including homemade scones and tea and they were always on hand...More

Date of stay: June 2016
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Linda25572014, VR Owner at The Pack Horse Stable Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded August 17, 2016

Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review. So pleased the cottage gave you the comfortable base in the right location, for you all to enjoy a relaxing holiday and experience the many attractions that Exmoor has to offer.

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Reviewed November 2, 2012

A return visit to Stable Cottage at The Pack Horse proved that returning does not always prove dissapointing. It was still a perfect peaceful spot to unwind for a few days with the wonderfull area of Exmoor and the Somerset and north Devon coasts to...More

Date of stay: October 2012
3  Thank BackpackingRay
Reviewed June 8, 2012

The facilities availble at the Packhorse can only be described as excellent. You will experieince comfort and friendly service. Linda and Brian will go out of their way to ensure your holiday is an experience you will treasure, and it would amaze me if once...More

Date of stay: May 2012
1  Thank DeeLovesAllerford
Reviewed May 18, 2012 via mobile

A week spent in a beautiful cottage in amazing surroundings. Brian and Linda - the perfect hosts, couldn't do enough for us. A TOTALLY dog friendly place to stay. Already booked up to return ! Loads of walks to take on. Thoroughly recommend to anyone...More

Date of stay: May 2012
2  Thank mdwardle
About the Owner
Linda G
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2011
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About the neighbourhood
The area is also home of the West Somerset Steam Railway so you can take a step back in time and experience the age of steam, you can travel back even further by enjoying a trip into Dunster where the medieval castle sits majestically above the village steeped in history, owned and run my the National Trust along with 2 other local large National Trust properties which have been restored along with there grounds and gardens for the visitor to view. Being on the coast days on the beach are another holiday choice and how you get there could include the local open topped bus or the Exmoor explorer a days ticket allows you to hop on and off in the various villages and coastal stops along the route. The surrounding oldie worlde villages can satisfy your retail therapy mood offering everything ...
How to get there
Fly to Bristol airport, The Pack Horse is about 70 miles from airport and should take about 2 hours. Directions will be sent upon confirmation of booking if required Car hire available at www.bristolairport-carhire.co.uk
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