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Oak Barn

(Ref. 1128215)

Watchet, Somerset Show on map

4.9

Sykes rating

  • 4 Guests

  • 2 Bedrooms

  • 2 Bathrooms

  • Pets No

Features

  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Cot available
  • Highchair available
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Seaside
  • Broadband / WiFi

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8 Customer Reviews

  • "We had a lovely stay in Oak Barn, fabulous welcome pack, one of the best holiday homes we have stayed in."

    The owner was very welcoming and we would love to stay there again Thank you

    Reviewed by David5.0Oct 2023

  • "The property was excellent very well equipped and beautifully decorated and spotless."

    Location of the property was excellent as it was easy walking distance to all the local amenities

    Good to hear this many thanks for taking the time to leave feedback it’s much appreciated. Thanks for staying in our Oak barn. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Katharine5.0Sep 2023

  • "We had a lovely week in Oak Barn."

    A small issue with the FreeSat box was sorted out within 10 minutes by the owner. Would recommend this property.

    Thank you very much for your review. Andrew is very quick at sorting problems so glad to know this little issue didn’t impair your stay. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Graham4.7Sep 2023

  • "Oak Barn was absolutely first class."

    The interior was bright and clean, and the oak made the most of this excellent cottage. The use of an upside-down arrangement worked well, with so many windows allowing fresh air throughout. The location in the town proved extremely convenient, with local facilities only a few minutes walk, so no need to use the car. The equipment in the kitchen covered all our needs, and more. Being in such an interesting town, we would certainly consider re-booking next year.

    Thanks so much for your lovely review. It’s always rewarding to us when people take the time to write one. We are so pleased that everything suited your requirements. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Peter4.7Aug 2023

  • "We loved it here."

    The lounge was amazing,the kitchen had everything you could need and the beds were super comfortable. It was so kind of Andrew to leave us wine and chocolates and to take the trouble to come round to make sure everything was ok. It was literally a couple of minutes walk to the harbour, pubs and shops yet still quiet and peaceful. We would recommend this property wholeheartedly and would love to return in the future

    Thank you very much indeed for your review it means a lot to us both. Happy that you found Oak barn suited your needs and you had a comfortable week. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Susan5.0Aug 2023

  • "We stayed for our family holiday this year with our two young children."

    We had everything we needed in a clean and comfortable environment which made it incredibly relaxing for us. The front court yard was safe and the short walk to the marina and shops was perfect with the adventure of the fossil beaches and nearby playground. The owner was incredibly kind and helpful and the treats for the children and us was a lovely welcome. We would stay again.

    Thank you for this it is important to us to hear that we are getting it right. Glad to know you enjoyed your time in the cottage. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Sarah5.0Aug 2023

  • "I've been staying in cottages for several years during my holiday."

    Oak Barn is the best one. Very comfortable bedrooms, clean bathrooms and large and cosy first floor sitting room. I personally fell in love with the kitchen. I hope to be back again and will definitely recommend it to others.

    Grateful thanks for this super feed back. Very kind of you. It means a lot. Best wishes. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Michal5.0Jul 2023

  • "This property has the wow factor."

    The open planned living area and kitchen upstairs was amazing. It had all the comforts you could wish for and was extremely clean. It was a few minutes walk into the town, which had some lovely places to eat and lovely shops, as well as the beach for fossil hunting. The owner was friendly and helpful and the chocolates and wine were a lovely surprise on arriving. We would definitely recommend this property and area and will be back soon. Thank you so much.

    Thank you very much for this delightful review. So happy to know you had an enjoyable stay and our Oak barn impressed you. Property Owner

    Reviewed by Benjamin5.0May 2023

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Summary

  • Reverse-level
  • Two ground-floor bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite walk-in shower, basin and WC, 1 x twin
  • Ground-floor bathroom with bath, basin, heated towel rail and WC
  • First-floor kitchen/diner
  • First-floor sitting room with access to Juliet balcony
  • Gas central heating with underfloor heating
  • Gas Rangemaster oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, coffee machine
  • TV, DVD player, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Highchair and travel cot available
  • Off-road parking for 2 cars directly at the front of the property
  • Private garden with furniture
  • Sorry, no pets and no smoking
  • Shop and pub 0.1 miles, Watchet Harbour Marina 0.2 miles, beach 1.2 miles
  • Note: The washing machine is located in a storage cupboard
  • Note: There are steps throughout the property
  • Please Note: This property can only do a change over on a Saturday

The property

Centrally located in the conservation area of Old Watchet, Somerset is is Oak Barn, a lovely reverse-level barn conversion.

Just paces away from the marina, a host of shops and eateries, and a short journey to the beach, Oak Barn offers a homely base for a family break, inviting four guests.

Benefit from two off-road parking spaces, before entering the home and ascending the stairs to reach the living space.

Be welcomed into the fully-equipped kitchen/diner, providing all the essentials to ease your self-catered stay, including a dishwasher and a coffee machine.

Enjoy your meals as a group before heading to the sitting room, featuring plush seating, lofty ceilings, TV, and a Juliet balcony, to enjoy vistas of the town.

When sleep calls, head downstairs to locate the well-appointed bedrooms, including a king-size with an en-suite shower and a twin, serviced by a contemporary bathroom.

Awaken to an itinerary brimming with exploration, travelling across the coast and towards Exmoor National Park.

All of this awaits at Oak Barn.

Note: This property can be booked with Ref: 1127564, together sleeping up to 8 guests.

Mill Farm Barns

Mill Farm Barns is a delightful pairing of two reverse-level barn conversions, located in the coastal town of Watchet, Somerset. Featuring well-equipped kitchen/diners, homely sitting rooms, flexible sleeping arrangements, and private gardens, the collection makes the ideal base for couples sharing, friends and families, looking to explore the Somerset Coastline, whilst well-positioned near Exmoor National Park and Quantock Hills AONB. Nestled near the marina, a host of amenities are available to guests including a range of convenience stores and supermarkets, and a variety of dine out options, including The Cat’s Whisker, The London Inn Seaview Restaurant, The Marina Café, and many more. For attractions, head to the shoreline, where you’ll locate the Watchet Boat Museum and the busy marina, perfect for people watching, whilst the sandy terrain of Doniford Beach is nearby for sunny days out. Tropiquaria Wildlife Park, a firm family favourite is within driving distance, offering the chance to discover and interact with a plethora of exotic animals, or continue on into the national park, firstly arriving at the magnificent grounds of Dunster Castle. For further attractions, traverse to Maidenhead, for a stroll across its sweeping beach, a hike across Blenheim Gardens, or for a nature-filled trek, make your way to Dunkery & Horner Wood National Nature Reserve, perfect for wildlife spotting. All of this awaits by booking Mill Farm Barns.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location

WATCHET

Minehead 9 miles.

Watchet is a delightful, small Somerset harbour town with a maritime history going back over two millennia, where visitors may enjoy the variety of quaint shops on offer and watch the boats in the marina. Watchet attracts railway enthusiasts from all around, as The West Somerset Railway, twenty miles of preserved steam railway, passes through Watchet and continues through stunning scenery to the coastal town of Minehead, approximately nine miles away. There are superb walks along the coast from Watchet, while towards St Audries in the east, the Quantock Hills rise to 1,000 feet above the sea and the Brendon Hills and Exmoor are to the west, within easy reach. Explore the many pretty coastal and inland villages including Porlock, with its steep hill and pretty winding streets, Dunster with its dramatic castle perched above the historic village and the busy resort of Minehead with its sandy beach, golf course and traditional seaside attractions. This is an excellent choice of holiday destination for rural beauty, dramatic coastline and splendid walking.

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