Hedgehog Cottage At Wheddon Cross

Wheddon Cross , Minehead, Somerset, Countryside

Check-in Time: 16:00
Check-out Time: 09:15

Outside Description

The garden is located at the rear of the property and can be accessed from the upstairs hallway or by going around the outside of the property. It is is enclosed by a fence but should not necessarily be considered dog or child proof.

The fields around the property in the coombe are likely to be stocked with sheep or cattle, so you are expected to be vigilant with your dogs and keep them under control at all times.

Downstairs Description

A well equipped kitchen with electric cooker, microwave, fridge and dishwasher, plus a range of cookware, crockery and glasses. Dining area off the kitchen Sitting room with Freeview TV, DVD player and lovely wood-burner

First Floor Description

Two bedrooms; one double bedroom and one twin bedroom Family bathroom with shower over the bath, toilet and hand basin. An external door leads from the first floor hallway into the garden.

Dogs Welcome: x dog(s) available (£0.00)
Wi-Fi/Broadband
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
Enclosed Garden/Patio
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:
  • Exmoor House: At Exmoor House we love good, real food, and the meals we cook for our guests are the kind of thing we like to eat ourselves. In our daily-changing menu we combine good quality ingredients with expert cooking that's imaginative but not too way out. Visit website
  • The Rest & Be Thankful Inn: Our restaurant has firmly established itself as the place to eat when visiting the moor, or to pop in for a light snack when out for a ramble. We take pride in our traditional home-cooked pub meals in the heart of Exmoor, using local produce in and around Wheddon Cross Exmoor whenever possible. Visit website
Food Stores:
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