Tuesday 16 January 2024

Wintershead Farm Cottages, Simonsbath, Exmoor

Wintershead Farm Cottages, Simonsbath, Exmoor

Nestled in the quaint Exmoor village of Simonsbath, Somerset, Wintershead Farm Cottages promise a truly magical getaway. Imagine waking up to the untamed beauty of Exmoor, where rolling hills, green valleys, sparkling streams, and sleepy villages create a picturesque backdrop.

With five meticulously converted stone cottages, Wintershead Farm Cottages offer quality self-catering accommodation that seamlessly blends modern comfort with the charm of original farm buildings. Each cottage boasts central heating, comfortable beds, well-equipped kitchens, and inviting lounge areas with colour TVs and, in some cases, DVD players.

The panoramic views from the south-facing bay windows of Spring and Beech cottages showcase the beauty of the surrounding countryside. The 11 acres of well-maintained grounds provide a safe haven for children to play, occasionally graced by the presence of red deer at dawn and dusk.

Guests can make use of the well-equipped laundry room and enjoy leisure time in the games room, complete with pool and table tennis. Constant upgrades ensure that the cottages maintain the highest quality standards for a memorable holiday experience.

Wintershead Farm Cottages offer not just a place to stay but an experience - rural yet accessible, with great walking opportunities, stunning views, and the warmth of an open fire. A good selection of pubs, ample parking, and pet-friendly options by arrangement make it an excellent base for touring the picturesque surroundings.

The local area, a hidden gem in England's West Country, offers stunning scenery, abundant wildlife, a spectacular coastline, and charming villages. Explore the famous red deer and Exmoor ponies, encounter diverse birdlife, and indulge in outdoor pursuits amidst the natural beauty of Exmoor.

History enthusiasts will find delight in the numerous National Trust and English Heritage properties, such as Arlington Court, Dunster Castle, Cleeve Abbey, Knightshayes Court, and Killerton.

Wintershead's strategic location facilitates easy touring of Exmoor and North Devon, with quick access to the North Devon link road. The charming village of Clovelly, the rugged coastline of North Devon, and the dramatic twin villages of Lynton and Lynmouth beckon exploration.

Discover the South West Coast Path's challenging terrain and breathtaking views or visit coastal villages like Combe Martin, Ilfracombe, and Woolacombe with their golden sands. For a unique adventure, embark on a boat trip from Ilfracombe or Bideford to Lundy Island, a remote National Trust-owned sanctuary teeming with wildlife.

Wintershead Farm Cottages offer not just accommodation but a gateway to a captivating and diverse holiday experience in this picturesque corner of England.

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