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Garden Lodge

Blue Anchor, Exmoor
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
No Dogs
4
star
Downstairs bedroom
Downstairs bathroom
Complex of properties
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Parking on site / nearby
Decorated for Christmas
Towels included
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At a glance

  • Walkers and wildlife lovers can enjoy wonderful coastal and countryside walks direct from the door
  • A short walk to the popular West Somerset steam railway station
  • Easy drive to Exmoor National Park with open moorland and quaint villages

 

Property code: GLANG

Nestling in the coastal village of Blue Anchor, with its large beach, two pubs serving food, traditional cafes and historic West Somerset steam railway that runs from Minehead to Bishops Lydeard, which is a short walk away. Walkers and wildlife lovers can enjoy the coastal and countryside walks direct from the property, the Quantock Hills and Brendon Hills are within a short drive. The quaint village of Porlock and the medieval town of Dunster, with its National Trust castle, are well worth a visit. Exmoor National Park, famous for some of the most breathtaking scenery is less than 1 mile. Likewise the South West Coast Path is easily accessible from Blue Anchor.

The beautiful accommodation is approached via a few steps down from the garden, views of which can be enjoyed from the property. Upon entering the single story property you are greeted with a light and airy open-plan lounge/kitchen/diner, in the summer you can open the patio doors to let the outside in and in the cooler months create a cosier feel with the contemporary electric effect fire. Here you can relax on the comfy sofas while watching your favourite TV programme or DVD. The well-equipped kitchen/dining area has an electric oven, fridge with ice-compartment, dishwasher, microwave and washer/dryer which is perfect for breakfast and light suppers. From the lounge area you will enter into the double bedroom. There is also a delightful shower room with WC at the other end of the living area.

Venturing outside there are attractive shared landscaped gardens.

  • 1 bedroom - double
  • 1 shower room with WC
  • Electric oven and hob, fridge with ice compartment, microwave, dishwasher and washer/dryer
  • Private allocated off-road parking for 1 car available
  • Freeview TV and DVD in lounge
  • Regret no babies or children
  • Beach, shop, cafe and pubs all within walking distance
  • This property will be decorated for Christmas
  • Arrival: 17:00 onwards
  • Departure: before 10:00, unless otherwise stated in your arrival details
  • Sorry, no dogs allowed
  • There is an Accidental Damage Deposit of £150 when booking at this property, however this may be waived for £20. We’ll provide more details about this when booking your holiday.

Leanne Fitzpatrick

This property has been let with us for over 10 years and is managed by Leanne.

Reviews

From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 34 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Linda, 19th April 2024

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The Garden lodge is excellent, almost a home from us for now. Friendly, welcoming owners. The garden is full of interesting plants and shrubs and a wide variety of birds. There are places within walking distance to eat or its a short drive to Minehead and Dunster The steam railway and coast is two minutes walk away. Exmoor and the Quantocks are cloRead morese by, great for walking or scenic drives. So a peaceful place to stay with plenty of things to do as well. Hide

Reviewed by Tony, 12th April 2024

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I cannot thank our hosts enough for ensuring our stay at The Langbury was as enjoyable as possible. I defy anyone to find anything that is not provided in this accommodation. The fixtures and fittings are very good quality with lots of little touches that others wouldnt even think of. If you want a relaxing break I would highly recommend The LangbuRead morery. Thanks to Paula and Nigel for a fantastic break, will see you again in the near future. Tony & Jane. Hide

Reviewed by David, 11th March 2024

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Garden Lodge was comfortable, clean and well equipped. The owners were friendly, helpful and welcoming.

Reviewed by Michael, 15th September 2023

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Reviewed by Michael, 18th August 2023

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Reviewed by Christine, 11th August 2023

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Lovely friendly welcome , perfect location and so comfortable , we didnt want to come home

Reviewed by Louise, 28th July 2023

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Fantastic property. Spotlessly clean, everything you need is provided. Owners extremely helpful, friendly and accommodating. Beautiful location. We will definitely be back.

Reviewed by Jillian, 7th July 2023

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Garden Lodge is a lovely place to stay with everything you need inside plus a beautiful relaxing garden . Great location with lots of places to visit nearby. Further afield, the Exmoor Coaster bus to Lynmouth was a delightful scenic journey we enjoyed. The owners Paula & Nigel are the most friendly, considerate & helpful hosts that weve ever met. WRead moree appreciated the welcoming extras and enjoyed Paulas healthy flapjacks, which helped us on our walk to Minehead. Many thanks to you both. Hide

Reviewed by Judy, 23rd June 2023

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Reviewed by Susan, 9th June 2023

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Reviewed by Peter, 2nd June 2023

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Reviewed by Michael, 26th May 2023

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We absolutely love staying at Garden Lodge as it is so comfortable and very much 'home from home'. It is very well stocked with everything you need and comes with a beautiful garden to sit in. The location is perfect too for exploring the area which is simply stunning, with plenty of walks, restaurants and cosy tea rooms to frequent. Paula an NigelRead more are the perfect hosts with plenty of tips on the local area. Hide

Reviewed by Val, 19th May 2023

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Garden Lodge is the most idylic place to stay if you like a beautiful well tended garden to relax in, well equipped, beautifully maintained accomodation and a super comfortable bed.Not to forget amazing owners who go out of their way to make you welcome. It is one of our favourite places to stay and we are always happy to return.

Reviewed by Annice, 5th May 2023

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Well appointed and comfortable garden lodge. The accommodation looked out onto a pretty and peaceful garden. Nigel and Paula were most welcoming and friendly. The flowers, milk, apple juice and home made flap-jacks on arrival were much appreciated. There were a variety of enjoyable walks close by. We visited many beautiful places by car and also toRead moreok advantage of the Exmoor Coaster bus which took us to Porlock one day and another time as far as Lynmouth in Devon. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Hide

Reviewed by Bryan, 28th April 2023

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Cottage was lovely spacious and well stocked, welcome tray was a nice extra along with the fresh flowers. Beautiful garden to sit out in, we were lucky with the weather lots of places to visit beach five minutes away as was the railway station.would recommend to anyone it was restful quite and the owner's were so welcoming.

Reviewed by Linda, 21st April 2023

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Brilliant accommodation. Weve stayed at both the garden lodge and the look out retreat. Both are very comfortable and well furnished. The cleaning is exceptional, everything sparkled! It was lovely to look out over the garden, well stocked with a variety of shrubs and flowering plants. Plus a huge variety of visiting birds. A peaceful location but Read moreeasy to get about to the surrounding areas or walk to the beach. Flowers on arrival plus extras. Thank you P and N you are great. Hide

Reviewed by David, 14th April 2023

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Perfect in every way sad to have had to cut stay short.

Reviewed by Linda, 24th March 2023

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Garden Lodge was just perfect, well equipped, warm and comfortable. Our hosts were welcoming and helpful, sharing their local knowledge especially in regard to wonderful walks nearby.

Reviewed by Roger, 19th March 2023

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Convivial and attentive hosts ensured that this delightful, cosy, well equipped lodge was a true home from home. Excellent!

Reviewed by Sandra, 3rd March 2023

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Perfect cottage. Owners extremely friendly and helpful. Would not hesitate to recommend

Reviewed by Janet, 21st October 2022

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We have stayed at The Langbury many times when it was a hotel and so really looked forward to staying at The Garden Lodge on a self catering basis. The extremely high standards that we came to expect have continued here without exception. The owners Paula and Nigel are to be congratulated and we have no hesitation in recommending staying here.

Reviewed by Timothy, 23rd September 2022

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A lovely well-appointed garden lodge with all facilities for a comfortable holiday. Beautifully kept and very clean. The owners were on hand to sort out any problems (there weren't any!). Quiet and peaceful, away from main roads yet very handy for the beach and the West Somerset Railway. I would highly recommend this property!

Reviewed by Alastair, 16th September 2022

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Well appointed, spotlessly clean, perfect location

Reviewed by Robin, 10th September 2022

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Lovely lodge. Very clean. Great location. Couldnt fault it.

Reviewed by Michael, 12th August 2022

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The Garden Lodge is within owners garden but you were unaware of this. It was exceptionally clean and well cared for. Fixtures and fittings were first class and they were very friendly when you saw them. Very well done.

Reviewed by Jayne, 5th August 2022

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Reviewed by Susan, 29th July 2022

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Reviewed by Frances, 22nd July 2022

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We had a brilliant week at The Garden Lodge. Paula and Nigel are perfect hosts and the accommodation is first class. It is very clean, comfortable and well equipped and is done to a very high standard. It is set in beautiful gardens very near to the sea and the West Somerset Steam Railway. The surrounding countryside is beautiful and there is lots Read moreto do. Hope to visit again in the not too distant future. Hide

Reviewed by David, 8th July 2022

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As above best B&B around D Drew

Reviewed by Jonathan, 17th June 2022

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A very comfortable holiday lodge with all the facilities I required, brilliant location so close to Blue Anchor railway station on the West Somerset Railway. Quiet location and very friendly and helpful hosts. Would love to stay at the Garden Lodge in the future.

Reviewed by Margaret, 10th June 2022

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Nigel and Paula, the owners were most welcoming. Garden Lodge was spotless, well equipped and comfortable. Would recommend.

Reviewed by Val, 3rd June 2022

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We have had another wonderful holiday at Garden Lodge, Paula and Nigel really are the loveliest hosts and go that extra mile to ensure everything is perfect for their guests.The Lodge is immaculately clean and all furnishings and fittings are top quality.The bed is really comfortable as are the sofas,so after a day out you can really relax and chilRead morel. We absolutely adore the garden that is just so beautifully kept and has an abundance of glorious flowers. It's definitely a 10 out of 10 from us Hide

Reviewed by Michael, 27th May 2022

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This is a lovely hideaway with a beautiful garden and feels very much like home. Fantastic place to stay.

Reviewed by Robert, 13th May 2022

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Garden Lodge is very comfortable, well equipped and spacious holiday accommodation. It is set in lovely gardens in a very peaceful location and yet only 100 yards from the seafront and Blue Anchor railway station where steam trains are regularly seen. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in this fabulous Lodge owned by very friendly and welcoming hosts.

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