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Delightful pet-friendly spacious barn conversion in Exmoor National Park

Comfortable Dulverton apartment with fireplace and kitchen

  • Free WiFi and free parking

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Dulverton, England, United Kingdom
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Bathtub
  • Kitchen
  • Non-smoking

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Free self parking
  • Non-smoking
  • Highchair
  • Towels provided
  • Bed sheets provided

What’s around

  • Tarr Steps Clapper Bridge - 30 min walk
  • Exmoor National Park - 8.6 mi / 13.8 km
  • Exford Memorial Hall - 6.4 mi / 10.3 km
  • Parish Church of St. Mary Magdalene - 6.5 mi / 10.5 km
  • Church of St. Stephen and All Angels - 10 mi / 16.1 km
  • Devon Badger Watch - 10.4 mi / 16.7 km

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About this apartment

Welcome to Smiddy Cottage, our delightful stone barn conversion with plenty of room for four plus pooch! Located in the glorious surroundings of Exmoor National Park on the Devon/Somerset border, it's just five miles from Dulverton and within easy reach of the coastal towns of Porlock, Lynton and Lynmouth. Our lovingly restored cottage is situated on West Hollowcombe Farm with three other character holiday cottages. You have shared access to sixty acres of the owner’s fields and woodlands, part of which has been designated a Site of Special Scientific Interest. The friendly owners live on site and guarantee a very warm welcome! Mini guests are well looked after with shared use of a well-established adventure playground as well as selection of ride-on toys. The cottage also offers a choice of books and games, as well as useful baby and toddler gear including cots and highchairs. Smiddy Cottage is a comfortable and tastefully furnished cottage sleeping four, with original features including exposed beams. You're greeted with a spacious open plan living space which includes a dining and sitting area with a cosy wood burning stove and well-equipped kitchen which is set slightly apart. A twin/double bedroom and family bathroom with separate shower complete the ground floor. Upstairs, a further galleried double bedroom is accessed via a spiral staircase. We can also provide a travel cot, highchair and stairgate if you have a little one in tow, although cot linen is not provided. Outside, your private patio is a delightful spot to sit and relax at any time of day and you have shared use of a well-established adventure playground and lawned garden. Well-behaved dogs, other pets and horses are welcome, the latter being accommodated on a DIY livery basis. THE LAYOUTGround floor:Spacious open plan living space which comprises a sitting area with a wood burning stove, a dining area and a fitted kitchen area.Twin bedroom with 3? zip and link beds which can be converted to a 6? double on request.Family bathroom with bath and separate shower. First floor:Spiral staircase from living area to a galleried double bedroom with 5? bed. IN A NUTSHELLFour GuestsTwo bedrooms; one double, one twin/doubleOne bathroomSuitable for a baby (travel cot, highchair and stairgates available on request)Children are welcomeThe cottage welcomes well-behaved dogsPrivate patio area with garden furniture and barbecue on requestShared lawned gardenShared playground for children under 10Stables, tack room and fields for ponies and horses on a DIY livery basisLinen, towels and logs providedAmple parking EQUIPMENTElectric heating, wood burning stove in the sitting roomElectric cooker and hob, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezerCommunal utility room with coin operated washing machine and tumble dryerAn overspill fridge and freezer are located in the communal utility roomDigital TV with Freeview, DVD, digital radio with MP3/iPod dock and integrated CDLarge selection of books and gamesWiFi internet access*Barbecue and related tools on requestFour large stables, two pony stables, tack room and large paddockSecure bicycle storage THE NEIGHBOURHOODSmiddy Cottage is a perfect base for exploring Exmoor, with easy access to its superb footpaths, bridleways and dramatic scenery. Or simply relax amongst magnificent views and wildlife and enjoy the absolute peace and quiet! A wide variety of moorland birds and mammals such as hares and rabbits, stoats and weasels, to say nothing of red dee

What’s around


  • Tarr Steps Clapper Bridge - 30 min walk
  • Exmoor National Park - 8.6 mi / 13.8 km
  • Exford Memorial Hall - 6.4 mi / 10.3 km
  • Parish Church of St. Mary Magdalene - 6.5 mi / 10.5 km
  • Church of St. Stephen and All Angels - 10 mi / 16.1 km
  • Devon Badger Watch - 10.4 mi / 16.7 km
  • Wimbleball Lake Activities Centre - 11.6 mi / 18.6 km
  • Knightshayes Court - 16.7 mi / 26.8 km
  • Dunster Working Watermill - 17.4 mi / 28 km
  • Dunster Castle - 17.5 mi / 28.2 km
  • Dunster Dolls Museum - 17.6 mi / 28.3 km

Getting around

  • Cardiff International Airport (CWL) - 150 min drive
  • Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.) - 56 min drive
  • Tiverton Parkway Station - 41 min drive
  • Umberleigh Station - 42 min drive
  • Kings Nympton Station - 45 min drive
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Dulverton, England, United Kingdom

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The apartment

Key facts

  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Heating
  • Washer/dryer


  • 2 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 1 bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Towels provided


  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Oven
  • Stovetop
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Highchair

Entertainment and recreation

  • Cable TV
  • Books
  • Games
  • Toys


  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Dock
  • Private yard

Other amenities

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Fireplace

Things to know

House rules

  • No smoking
  • Max. guests: 4

Check-in and check-out

  • Check-in time 4 PM-4:00 PM
  • Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • There is no front desk at this property. Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation. This property's damage deposit is due 7 days prior to check-in. Guests will receive an email with instructions for check-in and advance authorization for a refundable security deposit after booking.

Fees & policies

Required at check-in

  • Credit card required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Pets stay free

Mandatory fees

  • Breakage deposit: GBP 100 per stay

    • A damage deposit of GBP 100 will be collected before check-in.


  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

    This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.


  • Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Yes, pets are welcome.
  • You can check in from 4 PM - 4:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.
  • Yes. Nearby restaurants include Jubilee Inn (5.1 mi), The Bridge Inn (6.2 mi), and Mortimer's Tea Room (6.3 mi).
  • Delightful pet-friendly spacious barn conversion in Exmoor National Park has a garden.