Kitchen/Dining area
Seaside decor
Kitchen/Dining area
Cosy  lounge
Double bedroom with a TV
Double bedroom with a TV
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
New shower room
New Shower room
View towards the property.
View from nearby Dunster Castle towards Wales
Visit the West Somerset Railway, a must for any enthusiast
Nearby Dunster Castle is a wonderful day out
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12 / 15  View towards the property.
13 / 15  View from nearby Dunster Castle towards Wales
14 / 15  Visit the West Somerset Railway, a must for any enthusiast
15 / 15  Nearby Dunster Castle is a wonderful day out

Halfpenny Cottage

Minehead, Exmoor
Sleeps 4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 1
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Beach within easy reach
Towels included
Travel cot available
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Within walking distance to the beach, perfect for families and couples
  • Walkers and Cyclist can enjoy Exmoor national park just short distance away
  • Enjoy picturesque towns of Lynton, Lynmouth, Porlock and Watchet
  • Explore the West Somerset Steam Railway Station.


Property code: 36398

This delightful end of terraced property which forms part of a converted stables, sits within a quiet residential road conveniently placed just minutes from the centre of Minehead, which has long been a firm favourite with visitors to the area.

A cosy cottage awaits you in a conveniently located area of Minehead, putting you in prime position to explore the endless sights and attractions. The delightful, end terrace property makes for a wonderful home from home for up to four and one dog. With the centre of Minehead just minutes away and Exmoor National Park within easy reach, you won’t be short of outdoor activities here! Enjoy the benefit of shops, pubs and restaurant all within walking distance.

The comfortable accommodation offers a spacious, well-equipped kitchen dining area perfect for enjoying group dining. The tastefully decorated longue is the perfect place to kick back and relax after a day outdoors. When the day is done, head upstairs to the two bright and airy bedrooms, and modern bathroom. Outside, guests can enjoy an enclosed courtyard with seating, perfect for a little run around for your four-legged friend.

Location is everything for this property, with endless options to explore the many sights surrounding you. Take a leisurely stroll into the centre of Minehead where you will find numerous restaurants, pubs and shops as well as traditional seaside amusements and a long sandy beach. From here, you can reach the West Somerset Steam Railway, perfect for the entire family, canine companion included! Travel just 2.5 miles to arrive at the incredible National Trust managed Dunster Castle and explore the grounds with your beloved dog. In this direction, you will also be reach Exmoor National Park, home to endless walking trails and stunning scenery. Venture a little further afield and discover the charming resort of Lynton and Lynmouth.

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

  • TWO bedrooms:
  • 1 twin room 
  • 1 King-size bed with a TV
  • Shower room: with shower and WC.
  • Separate WC on the ground floor
  • Lounge: with TV/DVD
  • Kitchen/diner: well-equipped with electric oven and gas hob, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge/freezer and microwave.
  • Electric and central heating included
  • Stairgate available
  • Wi-Fi included.
  • Outside: enclosed courtyard with seating.
  • Amenities - Off-street parking for one car on private driveway
  • 1 small dog welcome
  • Beach 15 minute walk, shops (approx. 500 yards)
  • Pubs and restaurants all within walking distance.

This property is personally managed by Kerry.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 23 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Debra 29th February 2020

This cottage is a fantastic place to stay to visit minehead as its a very short walk into the town centre , beach etc . The property itself is well equipped with everything you would need .

Reviewed by Pat 20th September 2019

Lovely little cottage, everything needed was provided, really useful to have a secure parking space. Quiet, easy walk to the sea front, and large Co-op within five minutes walk away.

Reviewed by John 21st June 2019

This was our second visit to the cottage which is well equipped and comfortable. Good parking and within walking distance to the town centre.

Reviewed by John 10th May 2019

The property is so well located just a short walk to the shops and coffee lounges a bonus so close to the sea and the steam train . It was a very enjoyable holiday.

Reviewed by Jan 3rd May 2019

Excellent holiday cottage, very clean and an ideal situation to the Town and surrounding countryside.

Reviewed by Marcia 29th March 2019


Reviewed by Graham 4th March 2019

A comfortable well equipped cottage close to the centre of Minehead and its glorious beach, plenty of local walking and easy access to all the delights of Exmoor.

Reviewed by Alex 25th February 2019

We enjoyed our stay in the cottage, it's in a good location close to the high street and seaside. The cottage itself was clean and comfortable and we would happily return if we stay in Minehead in the future.

Reviewed by Elizabeth 17th February 2019

Fantastic cottage.everything we needed and more.Just 5 minute walk into Minehead we will defenatly be returning.

Reviewed by Marilyn 25th January 2019

Cosy cottage which is kept exceptionally clean. Well equipped kitchen. Situated a very short walk from a lovely town and then a short walk down to the seafront. Very pleasant holiday enjoyed in January.

Reviewed by Virginia 26th October 2018

Lovely, comfy cottage in close proximity to the shops and town. Plenty to do within Minehead without having too use the car and pronto of supermarkets nearby.

Reviewed by Catherine 10th August 2018

This cottage is very comfortable and in a perfect location. Very well maintained

Reviewed by Sharon 27th July 2018

Our holiday here was really good the Cottage had everything you needed. It was really nice after a long drive to be able to have a cup of tea or coffee as soon as you got there, there was even a pint of milk and some lovely biscuits set out. There is plenty to do in the area and was lovely to be able to park the car and have a short stroll to the bRead moreeach. Hide

Reviewed by Aleja 21st July 2018

The best cottage we have ever rented , cant fault anything, cottage was well equipted, Shops where near , location was peaceful, off road parking was a big plus.Every room was clean kitchen had everything ,Wifi was a big bonus to us and the children, beach was an easy walk, will be returning next year for sure , 10 out of 10 for every thing

Reviewed by John 6th July 2018

The cottage was very clean, comfortable and well situated being only 5-10 minutes walk into the town centre.

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Kitchen/Dining area
Seaside decor
Kitchen/Dining area
Cosy  lounge
Double bedroom with a TV
Double bedroom with a TV
Twin bedroom
Twin bedroom
New shower room
New Shower room
Show 3 moreView towards the property.


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