Visitors Comments

We make every effort to ensure that our visitors enjoy their stay and are as comfortable as possible. We have had the good fortune to meet so many warm, friendly and interesting people. Here are just a few of their comments received up to 2017.

The Old Bakery Holiday Cottage

Thank you so much. Staying at The Old Bakery has been a delight, charming, peaceful, restorative and perfect.

Karina and Trish. Oct 2016

Thank you for a magical stay in a magical place. The kids had such a lovely time at Kilve ,Dunster, Lynmouth, Watchet , Blue Anchor and The Quantock Hills. The wild horses were very exciting !! Lovely memories.  

The Lloyd Family Aug 2016

We’ve had a lovely family break and have enjoyed the local attractions,particularly Dunster village and the steam train ride to Minehead.There is so much to see and do – we will have to book again.

The Muir Family. May 2015

This must be the best cottage we’ve stayed at. From the lovely cream tea and eggs to all the equipment available. Lots of good places to eat and great walks and mountain biking.

Anne and Geoff. Sept 2015

Thank you for a wonderful stay in this beautiful cottage.We travel around and stay in hotels for work and wish everywhere was like this, i didn’t spend my time missing home as it was so perfect here.

James,Sarah and Henry. Nov 2015

Beautiful cottage,clean,cosy and very well equipped.Had a lovely Christmas here.Thank you for the real Christmas tree,mistletoe and holly. The Boxing Day Hunt was an experience to see.

Tracy,Damian and Isla Rose. Dec 2015

What a gem of a cottage with such attention to detail.Thank you for your welcome and scrumptious scones.Would have loved to have stayed longer to explore The Quantocks.

The West Family.April 2014

Excellent cottage, excellent location, excellent weather.What more could you ask for.Fantastic holiday will be back.Scones were a really nice touch.Thank you.

Allison,Val,Paul,Bernie and Pepper.June 2014

Such a warm welcome for Americans abroad.From eggs and scones to flowers and tea.Who could want more than this beautifully appointed cottage and lovely landscape.Thank you for your friendly welcome and hospitality.

Merrily and Gordon. July 2014

We have found a ‘jewel in the crown’ staying in The Old Bakery.A wonderfully lovely cottage,a very warm welcome and what better way to start our holidays with some fresh scones,absolutely terrific.

The Jenners. Aug 2014

What a wonderful experience. A real home from home. Stunning scenery all around and so much to see. Reluctant to go home.

Vivien & Mike

Another wonderful holiday at Town End Farm. Your warm welcome and comfortable cottage made us feel completely at home. We are hoping that cricket will bring us back to Somerset again soon.

Anita and Rakesh Chandraker

    Flora’s Barn Holiday Cottage

     

    Flora’s Barn was such a lovely place to stay – we all wanted to move in ! Perfect relaxing break, warm and cosy.The Hunt was a spectacular sight yesterday. Thank you so much for a nice ending to a busy year.

    The Helegens . Dec 2016

    Thank you so much. Staying at The Old Bakery has been a delight, charming, peaceful, restorative and perfect.

    Karina and Trish. Oct 2016

    We’ve had a wonderful first stay in Flora’s Barn – I fell in love with it instantly ! Everything is perfect and beautifully presented. Weather was great – so much to see and do here to keep my boys busy.I hope we’ll be back again. Thank you so much.

    Emily,Tom and Will. Aug 2016

    Thank you for a magical stay in a magical place. The kids had such a lovely time at Kilve ,Dunster, Lynmouth, Watchet , Blue Anchor and The Quantock Hills. The wild horses were very exciting !! Lovely memories.  

    The Lloyd Family Aug 2016

    Our second New Year at Flora’s Barn, hopefully not our last ! Lots of rain but nice and cosy in the barn.Had lovely walks from the door and around Fyne Court. The perfect way to start 2016.

    Lesley, Caroline and Flossie. Dec 2015

    Thank you for a lovely week in Flora’s Barn.A beautiful cottage with wonderful views – we have loved it ! Lucy enjoyed the egg collecting and we all enjoyed eating them!

    Louise,Steve,Emma and Lucy. Aug 2015.

    Excellent !! As everyone says.Lovely accommodation in a perfect location. We much enjoyed long walks,a trip on the train,Dunster and Tarr Steps.We hope to come again.

    Terry, Anne,John and Jackie. May 2015

    We’ve had a lovely family break and have enjoyed the local attractions,particularly Dunster village and the steam train ride to Minehead.There is so much to see and do – we will have to book again.

    The Muir Family. May 2015

    This must be the best cottage we’ve stayed at. From the lovely cream tea and eggs to all the equipment available. Lots of good places to eat and great walks and mountain biking.

    Anne and Geoff. Sept 2015

    Thank you for a wonderful stay in this beautiful cottage.We travel around and stay in hotels for work and wish everywhere was like this, i didn’t spend my time missing home as it was so perfect here.

    James,Sarah and Henry. Nov 2015

    Beautiful cottage,clean,cosy and very well equipped.Had a lovely Christmas here.Thank you for the real Christmas tree,mistletoe and holly. The Boxing Day Hunt was an experience to see.

    Tracy,Damian and Isla Rose. Dec 2015

    What a gem of a cottage with such attention to detail.Thank you for your welcome and scrumptious scones.Would have loved to have stayed longer to explore The Quantocks.

    The West Family.April 2014

    Excellent cottage, excellent location, excellent weather.What more could you ask for.Fantastic holiday will be back.Scones were a really nice touch.Thank you.

    Allison,Val,Paul,Bernie and Pepper.June 2014

    Such a warm welcome for Americans abroad.From eggs and scones to flowers and tea.Who could want more than this beautifully appointed cottage and lovely landscape.Thank you for your friendly welcome and hospitality.

    Merrily and Gordon. July 2014

    We have found a ‘jewel in the crown’ staying in The Old Bakery.A wonderfully lovely cottage,a very warm welcome and what better way to start our holidays with some fresh scones,absolutely terrific.

    The Jenners. Aug 2014

    Yet another fantastic week in the wonderful Flora’s Barn. The finishing touches provided us with a five star holiday.Even a rainy day couldn’t dampen our spirits. It has been simply wonderful.Thank you ever so much.

    Nic, Claire and Daisy. May 2014.

    What a delight to discover such a gem.We have nothing but unreserved praise.Hope to return.

    Anne and Ian. June 2014

    We’ve had a fantastic week. Great walks, beautiful accommodation and stunning surroundings. Our two border terriers are walked out ! Cream tea was delicious.

    Gary and Janet. July 2014

    Absolutely amazing , homely barn. The views,people are so friendly,pubs great. We have so many lovely memories. ” Heaven for Poppy ”.Plenty of places to visit.An amazing coast could go on and on.Would like to come back next year.

    Barbara ,John ,Keith and Poppy. Aug 2014

    This place has been heavenly. The accommodation is great, with all the mod cons you need, a brilliant welcome from the hosts, and that view! Watching the sunset from that huge window has been a delight every evening. We will definitely be coming back again and giving this place a firm recommendation – Thank you!

    Sophie & Sam

    Beautiful, well equipped cottage. 5 Star bed, 5 star view! Favourite church – Doddington, favourite eating place – The Blue Ball at Triscombe, favourite cottage – Flora’s Barn! Thank you very much, we’ll come back again for another Quantocks fix.

    The Day and Whitehouse families

    Wonderful accommodation in such a lovely location, we couldn’t have asked for better. Sometimes its the little things that make the big difference and we had many little things here… welcoming cream tea (not so little!), wine, milk, fresh eggs. We would recommend a trip on the steam train for an opportunity to relax and Read More…

    Catherine, Derek and Jonathan

    A perfect holiday – beautiful, spotlessly clean accommodation in a lovely setting. Almost glad we had some poor weather as it gave us the excuse we needed to light the fire. Matthew and Adam enjoyed the games in the barn. We felt at home as soon as we arrived and have had a very relaxing Read More…

    Sarah, Geoff, Matthew and Adam

    We have had a wonderful stay in Flora’s Barn, we just wish we could have stayed for longer. We would love to come here again and shall definitely be recommending it to family and friends. The garden is beautiful – Eva loved peering at the chickens, sheep and horses over the fence, the barn is Read More…

    Sue, Bob, Charlotte, Gary & Eva

    We had a most wonderful time in your comfortable barn. Found out about Coleridge and read some of his poems. Came to see the starlings at dusk, Exmoor ponies and red deer but discovered so much more.

    Mr & Mrs Lockwood

    We have had a brilliant stay here and hope to come again, the cottage is in a beautiful location and the whole family found it very peaceful. Thank you for making our stay as lovely as it has been! “PS me and my brothers loved the play room!”

    Family Georghiades

    Fabulous week in a wonderful cottage. Welcome was excellent, views are fantastic – we even had some gorgeous weather to match! Can highly recommend the West Somerset Railway, particularly on a sunny day. Also a must to try the freshly laid eggs – the best we’ve had for ages.

    Clare and Matt

    What a wonderful property in a beautiful location. We’ve had a fantastic time exploring on foot and on mountain bike. So much more to do and see so we will be back and hopefully we will both be exploring on mountain bikes on our return visit, hours more tracks to ride and explore! Thanks.

    Dan & Chris

    What a wonderful experience. A real home from home. Stunning scenery all around and so much to see. Reluctant to go home.

    Vivien & Mike

    Another wonderful holiday at Town End Farm. Your warm welcome and comfortable cottage made us feel completely at home. We are hoping that cricket will bring us back to Somerset again soon.

    Anita and Rakesh Chandraker

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