Enjoy life amidst Exmoor National Park’s unspoilt beauty with a stay at Travellers Rest, a large Exmoor holiday cottage near Timberscombe, Somerset, set in a scenic valley surrounded by moors and woodland, a child-friendly property with stone floors, wooden beams, and two wood-burning stoves.
Tucked away amidst the splendour of Exmoor National Park near the village of Timberscombe, near Dunster in Somerset, Travellers Rest makes the perfect large holiday cottage to explore all that the South West has to offer.
Set in a wonderful scenic valley surrounded by moors and woodland, this child-friendly cottage is an excellent holiday retreat for two families. A 17th-century semi-detached character cottage, Travellers Rest features plenty of little homey touches, with its stone floors, wooden beams and tasteful furnishings.
The large upstairs living room features a wood-burning stove and patio doors leading out to a balcony with expansive views. Two bedrooms upstairs and two on the ground floor allow your party to spread out comfortably, whilst the dining area features brick and stone siding and a wood-burning stove.
The pet-friendly property features two lawned gardens with furniture and portable gas barbecue, perfect for relaxing amidst nature. Take countryside walks through woodlands alongside the small stream close to the property, or go horse-riding, fishing or cycling in this unspoilt area.
Timberscombe features a thriving pub, Iron Age fort, the lost village of Clicket and Cowbridge Sawmill, which has been restored into a working vintage sawmill. The coastal town of Minehead, just 8 miles north, features sandy beaches, world-class golf, and the scenic steam railway for a trip back in time.