Chapel Knap

Porlock Weir, Somerset, Seaside village

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

The house sits within a large sub-tropical garden which is enclosed and private. There is a lawned terrace with doors leading onto it from the spacious garden room as well as the living room, from the terrace you can enjoy spectacular views of Porlock Bay towards Hurlstone Point whilst listening to the sea.

Downstairs Description

Downstairs there is a living room, and kitchen/dining room.

First Floor Description

Chapel Knap can accommodate up to 7 guests plus cot (available on request). There are three bedrooms on the first floor; one double (with king-sized bed), one twin room, and a family room with a king-sized double bed plus a single. There are two upstairs bathrooms; one with bath only and the other has a bath and shower.

Windows Views Description

The views from Chapel Knap are second-to-none, looking over Porlock Bay towards Hurlestone Point from the terrace or the garden room is breath-taking.

Ocean Lookout
Dogs Welcome
Wi-Fi/Broadband
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
Romantic Hideaway
Tourist Attractions:
  • Tropiquaria Zoo: Tropiquaria Animal & Adventure Park, a great day out for adults and children of all ages. Hold a snake or creepie-crawly in the Tropical Hall, visit the amazing puppet show and the aquarium. Outside play for hours on the full-size pirate ships or in the Indoor Play Castle. Visit website
  • Dunster Castle: An ancient castle and comfortable country home with dramatic vistas and subtropical gardens. Dramatically sited on a wooded hill, a castle has existed here since at least Norman times, with an impressive medieval gatehouse and ruined tower giving a reminder of its turbulent history. Visit website
  • West Somerset Railway: It is Britain’s longest “Heritage” Railway running from Bishops Lydeard to the coast at Minehead. There are nine restored stations en route serving a variety of destinations. The railway runs special themed trains throughout the year and large-scale events. Visit website
Eating and Drinking:
  • The Bottom Ship: Homemade food using local, fresh produce is served in our bar area daily. Local Real ales and Ciders are served in our bar. Pets are most welcome inside and outside. Visit website
  • Piggy In The Middle: Our restaurant has been established for over 18 years and has been responsible for providing outstanding quality food ever since. Our speciality is in the area of fresh local game, meats and seafood and our regular customers particularly value the friendly ambience. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Tesco: Online ordering and delivery, located 6 miles away in Minehead. Visit website
  • Cost Cutter: Located in Porlock Visit website
Sporting Attractions and Activities:
  • Minehead & West Somerset GC: Minehead and West Somerset Golf Club is a great classic links course set against the rugged backdrop of the Brendon Hills with captivating sea views. If you're seeking a great round of golf, in a superb location, this is the place. Visit website
  • Burrowhayes Farm Riding: We organise escorted rides of mixed abilities in the glorious Horner Valley and on the open moorland. Everyone can enjoy to the full the beauty of Exmoor with the added thrill of being on horseback. Small children's ponies are available for parents to walk and lead. Visit website