The Hayloft At Oare

Oare, Nr Lynton, Somerset, Countryside

Check-in Time: 15:00
Check-out Time: 10:00

Outside Description

A lawned garden with far reaching countryside views provides an idyllic spot for relaxing in the sun or enjoying al fresco meals in perfect seclusion. If you can tear yourself away there are miles of country walks to explore, stunning coastal scenery and friendly village pubs to sample.

Downstairs Description

Recently renovated to provide excellent quality accommodation, this charming conversion sits above the stables and is accessed via six external wooden steps and gravel path.

The front entrance leads into a spacious utility room with ample space for walking boots and coats. A stylish and comfortable sitting room enjoys wonderful views over Exmoor and has a log burning stove for cosy evenings at any time of year.

Fully fitted with cream country style kitchen units complimented by granite work surfaces and limestone flooring, the spacious dining kitchen has everything you could possibly need.

Two beautiful double bedrooms each with their own luxurious en-suite bathrooms complete this wonderful holiday home.

Windows Views Description

The Hayloft is situated in the very heart of Lorna Doone country, it is surrounded by a breathtaking landscape of rolling heather clad hills and valleys.

Other Notes

The Hayloft is a charming first floor conversion that sits above the stables and is accessed via six external wooden steps and gravel path. There is no mobile phone signal in the valley, but wifi is provided in the cottage for your convenience.

Dogs Welcome
Open Fire/Multi Fuel Burner
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 Culbone Inn: We source the best local produce from nearby farms and produce food that does justice to the beauty of Exmoor! There is always a warm welcome for everyone at The Culbone, including Dogs. Visit website
  • Royal Oak: In Porlock. The standard of cooking reflected in rural inns is reaching new heights, and rising all the time, and many are getting their just reward in the way of food awards. Visit website
Food Stores:
  • Cost Cutter: Located in Porlock Visit website
  • Tesco: Online ordering and delivery, located 6 miles away in Minehead. 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