• About The Old Coach House

    Outdoor heated swimming pool At the foot of Grabbist Hill (NT) in the Exmoor National Park, these four beautifully furnished and well-equipped Grade II listed cottages are set in the grounds of 16th century Ellicombe Manor. Clustered around a cobbled courtyard they enjoy shared use of an outdoor heated swimming pool, with its own walled area and poolside furniture, and an acre of magnificent sub tropical gardens and 3-acre paddock offering views over the West Somerset Steam Railway and across the Bristol Channel to the Welsh coast. The gardens are a special feature of Ellicombe Manor, filled with mature palm trees, named exotic plants and shrubs and quiet corners with seating. Here, too, visitors may discover the ‘secret garden’ or enjoy a game of outdoor chess or other outdoor games.
    A mile away, Dunster, with its famous castle, yarn market and pre Christmas candlelight shopping, offers a selection of pubs, shops, and restaurants. Minehead’s resort attractions, sandy beach and coastal path walks are also close by. Golf, river and lake fishing, horse riding and wonderful walking locally in Exmoor National Park and West Somerset Steam Railway weekends. One mile to the start of South West Coast Path.
    All on ground floor: Living/dining room with vaulted ceiling and patio doors. Kitchen. 2 steps down to 1 double bedroom. Bathroom with shower over bath and toilet.
    Terrace and furniture.
    All properties: Gas CH, elec, bed linen and towels inc. T/cot. H/chair. Freeview TV. DVD. CD. M/wave. Shared laundry room with w/machine and t/dryer (honesty box) and freezer. Shared 1-acre garden with secret garden and furniture. 3-acre paddock. Parking. Shared outdoor heated swimming pool (open May-Sep, 10am-4pm). Outdoor chess. No smoking.

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      Cottage

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      1 bedroom(s)

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      Up to 2 people

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      Yes 2 pet(s) allowed

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    Cottage features
    • Bike Store
      Bike Store
    • Detached Property
      Detached Property
    • DVD player
      DVD player
    • Garden / Patio
      Garden / Patio
    • Golf Nearby
      Golf Nearby
    • Highchair
      Highchair
    • Pub within 1 mile
      Pub within 1 mile
    • Horse Riding Nearby
      Horse Riding Nearby
    • Rural Location
      Rural Location
    • Christmas Themed Cottage
      Christmas Themed Cottage
    • Short Breaks All Year
      Short Breaks All Year
    • Cot Available
      Cot Available
    • Bed Linen & Towels Included
      Bed Linen & Towels Included
    • Washing Machine
      Washing Machine
    • Coastal within 1 mile
      Coastal within 1 mile
    • Coastal within 3 miles
      Coastal within 3 miles
    • Coastal within 5 miles
      Coastal within 5 miles
    • Car Parking - On Site
      Car Parking - On Site
    • Home from Home
      Home from Home
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    Customer reviews by Reevoo

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    9.2 out of 10 – based on 15 reviews

    Overall rating

    9.2

    Comfort and Equipment

    8.4

    Location

    9.7

    Cleanliness

    9.3

    Local amenities

    9.4

    Value for money

    8.8

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    10
    out of 10

    We loved everything about our stay in The Old Coach House. The cleanliness, comfort, warmth and convenience were just about perfect, and the welcome and helpfulness of the owners was exceptional. We definitely hope that we will return in the not too distant future. Many thanks to Keith and Bev.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-11-10

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    2018-11-17

    10
    out of 10

    We loved our stay at the old coach house; friendly owners happy to point us to the best places; amazing location; we had such a good week :) thank you so much!

    Confirmed guest, 2018-11-03

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    2018-11-10

    10
    out of 10

    We have stayed here many times and will be booking again for next year. This is a lovely location and the cottage is well equipped, scrupriously clean and the owners welcoming. We still find new adventures hopping on and off the really good bus service and would highly recommend this delightful cottage set within beautiful grounds to anyone, we have always taken our "four legged friends" and it is perfect as so many lovely walks are right on the doorstep,

    Confirmed guest, 2018-10-20

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    2018-10-22

    10
    out of 10

    Our second stay in The Old Coach House ad our third time at Ellicombe Manor Cottages. Peaceful and comfortable as ever and ideally situated for all local places of interest. our dogs loved their regular paddock runs. Many thanks we will almost certainly be back.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-10-06

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    2018-10-08

    9
    out of 10

    On our arrival the owner welcomed us and gave a full tour of the grounds and made good suggestions for visits to the outstandingly beautiful countryside along with a map and the offer of binoculars - excellent The property was welcoming, well equipped and roomy. We thoroughly enjoyed our time there and would certainly like to come again Ruth and Ian (Abingdon)

    Confirmed guest, 2018-08-18

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    2018-08-27

    9
    out of 10

    Excellent cottage to stay in. The owners were more than helpfull with ideas for days out, where to eat and things to do. Could not fault anything about it. We even had an enclosed paddock to run the dog. We would definitely recommend and can't wait to return for another break.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-08-04

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    2018-08-05

    9
    out of 10

    Lovely cottage in beautiful settings. The hosts were lovely and pointed out where to go, what to see and provided us with an OS map with everything we needed marked. They also loaned us binoculars to use to view the scenery and wildlife from viewpoints around the location. The pool was lovely for a morning swim. Dog friendly in most places, with the exception of Minehead beach.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-07-27

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    2018-07-29

    9
    out of 10

    Third visit which says it all,probably a fourth. Cannot find a single reason to critisise except no wi fi . ideal for dog owners, its .46 of a mile return from the house to the furthest boundary of the property. Seriously reccomended.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-05-26

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    2018-05-29

    10
    out of 10

    Ideal location with walking straight from the door in the hills above Dunster. Walking distance to Dunster & Minehead. Cottage was spotless and comfortable, gardens lovely and relaxing and pool was a bonus after getting back from a walk or day out. Pub 10 minutes walk. Owners very helpful with loan of a map and tools for fossil hunting on nearby beach. Already booked for next year.

    Confirmed guest, 2018-05-12

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    2018-05-25

    8
    out of 10

    Great location and easy to find. Good accommodation for the 2 of us, would have liked a slightly larger kitchen area but fine for the weekend and mostly eating out. We had a perfect weekend away.

    Confirmed guest, 2017-12-04

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    2017-12-16

    7
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-10-27

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    2018-11-01

    10
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-09-29

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    2018-09-30

    10
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    2018-09-10

    9
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-07-02

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    2018-07-07

    8
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    Confirmed guest, 2018-04-02

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    2018-04-11

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