Side view of the cottage
Pretty cottage garden, perfect for enjoying the sun
Belfast sink and plenty of worksurface
Whip up a meal or quick snack
Well-equipped kitchen
Pretty and comfy lounge
Tasteful design
Snuggle up in front of the woodburner
Enjoy a pot of tea in the afternoon
Dining area with door out to the garden
Enjoy breakfast before a day exploring Somerset
Enjoy a well-deserved lie in
Bright and spaciousbedroom
Bedroom with space for travel cot if required
Beautifully finished
Large bathroom with a traditional style
View towards the cottage showing the gates
Soak up the sun
View towards the cottage
1 / 19  Side view of the cottage
2 / 19  Pretty cottage garden, perfect for enjoying the sun
3 / 19  Belfast sink and plenty of worksurface
4 / 19  Whip up a meal or quick snack
5 / 19  Well-equipped kitchen
6 / 19  Pretty and comfy lounge
7 / 19  Tasteful design
8 / 19  Snuggle up in front of the woodburner
9 / 19  Enjoy a pot of tea in the afternoon
10 / 19  Dining area with door out to the garden
11 / 19  Enjoy breakfast before a day exploring Somerset
12 / 19  Enjoy a well-deserved lie in
13 / 19  Bright and spaciousbedroom
14 / 19  Bedroom with space for travel cot if required
15 / 19  Beautifully finished
16 / 19  Large bathroom with a traditional style
17 / 19  View towards the cottage showing the gates
18 / 19  Soak up the sun
19 / 19  View towards the cottage

Little Gates,

Broadway, Somerset
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs allowed 2
Enclosed garden / patio
Open fire / woodburner
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Sky TV
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Relaxing comfortable cottage with exposed beams wood burner and Sky TV 
  • Enclosed garden with sunny patio area and BBQ 
  • Close to borders of Devon and Dorset 18 miles to beaches including Lyme Regis 
Property code: 64978

This cosy cottage has been renovated to a high standard whilst retaining its original wooden beams giving it that welcoming cottage feel.

Surrounded by the countryside of Somerset, the cottage is situated within a peaceful, unspoilt village. There is a choice of country walks and cycle routes to enjoy and explore. An ideal getaway at any time of the year and a great base to explore south Somerset and Dorset's many attractions. This includes the famous World Heritage Jurassic Coast, as well as the excellent beaches of Charmouth and Lyme Regis. Just a short drive away is the market town of Chard which has shops, interesting buildings and is well served with places to eat and drink. Most major shops are available in nearby Taunton. Forde Abbey Country House is perfect for a day out, enjoy a bite to eat at the tea room or wonder around the gardens.

Entering the cottage from the rear you are met by a spacious and well-equipped kitchen filled with lots of homely touches including an electric oven and hob, microwave , fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine. Walking through into a dining room with a stable door leading out to the side garden. Further on, the lounge is a great spot to relax with brick and stone feature fireplace and wood burner where you can watch Sky TV or catch a movie before planning the following days adventures. Heading up the cottage style stairs to the first floor you will find a good size bedroom with king-size bed and ample storage space. Take a step down into the bathroom which completes the accommodation with shower over bath and WC.

Stepping outside there is an enclosed garden area leading to the rear entrance with garden furniture, perfect for al fresco dining. There is allocated off-road parking for one small car at the front of the property and additional parking for one car is available through the double gates to the left of the property.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

  • 1 bedroom - king-size
  • 1 bathroom
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave , fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and coffee machine 
  • Wood burner (first basket of logs included)
  • Electric and central heating included 
  • Roadside parking for 1 car and allocated parking in front of left-hand garage through the double gates 
  • Wi-Fi included 
  • 2 dogs welcome 
  • Beach 18 miles, pub and restaurant within walking distance 
  • TV/DVD in lounge with Sky TV
  • Please note there is shared pedestrian access with neighbour at rear of property

This property joined our collection in 2018 and is managed by Eloise.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 20 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Sarah, 16th February 2020

Very well equipped. The garden was very muddy when we were there, had to constantly wipe paws, could do with the garden changing due to the mud, maybe a stone area out side the door instead of at the bottom of the garden. A decent drive to the beach about 40 mins. Very clean and stylish. The only reason I wouldnt go back is that the garden wasnt goRead moreod enough to sit outside. They provide lovely little extras like milk, jam, cider etc Hide

Reviewed by Grant, 27th December 2019

A great stay at this cottage over Christmas and new year. Very well appointed within a lovely village setting close to a local shop and pubs. Very homely

Reviewed by Caroline, 20th December 2019

Beautiful cottage in a lovely village. Better equipped than my own house it really does have everything you need to feel at home. Highly recommended for humans and dogs xx

Reviewed by Linda, 17th November 2019

High standard, comfortable cottage in very nice village. Some lovely pubs near by in walking distance. Pub in village serves good food.

Reviewed by Vahid, 30th October 2019

It is located in a pretty little dog friendly village with a handy small shop 10 minutes walk away. A couple of nice dog friendly pubs nearby! Kitchen was very well equipped. Very nice cottage on the whole, Clean Cosy And comfy , great night sleep. Main reason for choosing this cottage was the enclosed garden for the doggies! Disappointed by the siRead moreze! But a added bonus was a porch by the back door, so if you smoke you wont get wet! Sky package is basic. Dont expect to watch films! Hide

Reviewed by Alicia, 21st October 2019

This was our 2nd visit it is very quiet and in a lovely area, its enclosed garden is very good if you bring your dog, the cottage is very clean and comfortable.Two great local pubs within easy walking distance, all this for the same price as a premier inn and you even get sky sports.Will be visiting again in the new year

Reviewed by Danielle, 18th October 2019

What a beautiful, quaint and quirky cottage. Everything was of a perfect size and proportion to the cottage. The wood burner was a great addition for those chilly nights and the big, comfy bed was welcomed after the long Somerset walks. I would highly recommend this cottage and the area. I wished I had stayed longer just to enjoy what the cottage hRead moreas to offer. The locals are all super friendly and very helpful. The dogs loved it too and were welcomed everywhere. We will definitely be back soon! Hide

Reviewed by Leo, 21st September 2019

A truly beautiful Cottage in a really lovely, quiet village. Excellently kitted out, comfortable, cosy, the bed is also really crisply linened and comfortable. Wenwould love to return on future holidays! The caretakers were also excellent promptly sorting an issue with the washing machine. Somerset is a really pretty County with lots of places to eRead morexplore but we recommend exploring The Bell Pub in the village... 5 mins walk away, does an excellent breakfast and the staff are so friendly! Hide

Reviewed by David, 14th September 2019

Outstanding little cottage, everything we needed was there. the village was beautiful and the people are so nice. the Pubs in the area where great and so was the food. We are going again next year.

Reviewed by Emily, 6th September 2019

Beautiful cottage, just the right size for us (two plus dog).

Reviewed by Stefan, 30th August 2019

A really lovely cottage with everything you could possibly need. We arrived and discovered we had forgotten our dogs drinking bowl only to find an entire cupboard filled with doggy stuff. Well located to explore Somerset, Devon and Dorset.

Reviewed by Jonathan, 22nd July 2019

The cider, butter, cheese, jam and chutney plus dog treats are a lovely welcome. Garden was very secure as advertised. Very important for our dog, and one of the main reasons we booked this cottage.

Reviewed by Alicia, 1st July 2019

Lovely cottage in a very quiet setting,really enjoyed our stay here and so did our dog Bow,for a small cottage the rooms were spacious especially the Bedroom and Kitchen ,two lovely pubs within walking distance both dog friendly.Would definitly book again.

Reviewed by Mike, 20th May 2019

Wanted a cottage where we could take our 2 dogs and not worry about them getting out. This is the ideal place. Fenced garden to side of the lovely cottage. Everything in the property you require even dog treats upon arrival. Local produce in the fridge upon arrival (cheese and cider). 2 great pubs in local walking distance. Great dog walks across tRead morehe nearby fields. Small quaint friendly village. Ilminster not far away for shops. Would definitely recommend this beautiful property. Hide

Reviewed by David, 5th May 2019

Little Gates is a lovely cottage in an ideal location for exploring the area. It is very well equipped and is perfect for a couple. Our dogs loved it too. Nice gesture of milk, butter and cheese in the fridge. Excellent pub within walking distance (the five dials in Horton)

Reviewed by karen, 18th April 2019

The cottage felt like a home not a holiday home at all. Small welcome touches were lovely and the cottage was very well equipped even had outer coats and scarves available and towels and treats etc for the dogs . Definitely would visit again

Reviewed by Gwen, 5th April 2019

Perfect for two plus dog. Well equipped, clean and cosy. Interesting village with a good pub.

Reviewed by Terry, 8th February 2019

Booked for one week ended up staying for 4. Lovely cottage, comfortable, cozy and very well appointed. We wanted for nothing. Perfect for 2 and dog.

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Side view of the cottage
Pretty cottage garden, perfect for enjoying the sun
Belfast sink and plenty of worksurface
Whip up a meal or quick snack
Well-equipped kitchen
Pretty and comfy lounge
Tasteful design
Snuggle up in front of the woodburner
Enjoy a pot of tea in the afternoon
Dining area with door out to the garden
Enjoy breakfast before a day exploring Somerset
Show 7 moreEnjoy a well-deserved lie in


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