Ruffles Cottage Dunster

United Kingdom

This Holiday Cottages /Apartments sleeps up to 4 persons
over 2 Bedrooms
With 1 Bathroom

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Located in medieval Dunster, this child and dog friendly cottage sleeps 4 plus cot with two bedrooms. Positioned right next to the church, the central location allows easy access to the amenities of Dunster, ideal if you want a day off cooking to eat out without driving.

From Ruffles Cottage you can get glimpses of Dunster Castle with its gardens, and just 1 mile away, Minehead offers a larger selection of shops and eateries. Additionally you a re close to beaches and the vast expanse of the exmoor national Park for touring.
This property is at an elevation of approximately 155 feet / metres above sea level

Nearby Beaches

Dunster North West Beach
Near Minehead - a sandy shingle and muddy composition 1.2 miles away.
Dunster South East Beach
Near Minehead - a sandy shingle and muddy composition 1.2 miles away.
Minehead The Strand Beach
Near Minehead - a sandy composition 1.8 miles away. Effectively an extension east of Minehead beach and closer to the Butlins holiday complex
Madbrain Sands
Near Minehead - a sandy composition 1.9 miles away. The Easterly the beaches and Minehead, a large expanse of sandy beach
Minehead Beach
Near Minehead - a sandy composition 2.0 miles away. a sandy beach closer to the end of the shopping high street and the mWest Somerset Railway terminus

Facilities at the Cottage

Single Beds 2 Singles Beds
double Beds 1 Double Bed
showers 1 Shower
Bath 1 Bath
Woodburner or Open Fire Woodburner /Open Fire
TV in Room TV
DVD Player DVD or Blueray Player
Children Welcome Children Welcome
Cot and/or Highchair available Cot or Highchair
Dogs Welcome Dogs Welcome
WiFi Available WiFi
Castle View Castle View
Central Location Central Location

Kitchen Appliances
Kettle Kettle
Toaster Toaster
Microwave Microwave
Cooker Cooker
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Dishwasher Dishwasher
tumble dryer Tumble Dryer
fridge Fridge

Bicycle Storage Bicycle Storage
Parking Nearby Parking Nearby
Free Street Parking Free Street Parking

Facilities Nearby
Shop Nearby Shop Nearby
Beach Nearby Beach
Entertainment Available Nearby Entertainment
Bar / Pub nearby Bar / Pub
Restuarant nearby Restuarant
Water Sports Nearby Water Sports
Fishing Nearby Fishing
Minehead 1 Mile Minehead 1 Mile


Holiday Cottage Travel & Directions Hub
Distances are direct straight line
...International Airports
Cardiff Airport
Rhoose Vale of Glamorgan
CF62 3BD
15.7 miles
Exeter Airport
Clyst Honiton Devon
31.4 miles

... Local Airports
Westonzoyland Airfield
Westonzoyland Somerset
23.5 miles
Cardiff Heliport
Cardiff Cardiff
CF10 4LZ
23.8 miles

... Motorways
M5 Junction 27
Tiverton, Barnstaple
18.7 miles
M5 Junction 26
19.3 miles
M5 Junction 23
Glastonbury, Wells,Bridgewater
20.2 miles

... Railway Stations
Rhoose Cardiff International A
station code = RIA
CF62 3DB
14.3 miles
Llantwit Major
station code = LWM
CF61 2XD
15.8 miles

... Ferry Ports
Ilfracombe Harbour sailing to ->
Lundy Island Harbour
EX34 9EQ
28.9 miles
Bideford Quayside sailing to ->
Lundy Island
EX39 2HE
34.7 miles

Local Attractions

Attractions & places to see nearby

Dunster Museum & Doll Collection
A museum charting the history in the local area plus a large doll collection from all over the world located in Dunster close to Minehead
0.1m / 0.2km - - Walking time 2 minutes walk

Dunster Working Watermill
A restored 18th-century working watermill on the River Avill producing ground flour which can also be pourchased in the nearby shop, there are also tearooms nearby
0.2m / 0.3km - - Walking time 3 minutes walk

Dunster Yarn Market
This Grade I listed building and scheduled monument under thje care of English Heritage and managed by the National Trust is an Octaganal timber building in the centre of the village. this monument to the yarn industry hosts farmers from Exmoor on Sundays over the summer months with displays and demonstrations
0.1m / 0.2km - - Walking time 2 minutes walk

Dunster National Park Centre
A great place to go to find out about the Exmoor National Park, places to see and local attractions, with an exhibition room
0.2m / 0.3km - - Walking time 3 minutes walk

Dunster Castle Gardens
The gardens surround the castle, with heavy planting and pleasant walks, some down to the river Avill which runs though the gardens crossed by stone bridges
0.2m / 0.3km - - Walking time 2 minutes walk

Dunster Gallox Bridge
A 15th-century stone bridge over the River Avill protected by English Heritage, a pleasant walk from the village centre of Dunster
0.3m / 0.5km - - Walking time 4 minutes walk

Dunster Castle
The castle, operated by the National Trust is located high up on a Tor above the village of Dunster. A former motte and bailey castle was was later converted to a country mansion though it still retains its castle appearance
0.2m / 0.3km - - Walking time 2 minutes walk

Minehead & West Somerset Golf Club
1.8m / 2.9km - - Walking time 27 minutes walk

Dunster Butter Cross
Designated a Grade II listed building and ancient monument, this 15th century stone cross (minus the cross) , originally in the village centre, it was later moved to a new position just outside villge
0.2m / 0.3km - - Walking time 3 minutes walk

Minehead Station
Part of the West somerset Railway Preserved Line
1.9m / 3.1km - - Walking time 28 minutes walk

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