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The Acorn

Langport, Somerset (Ref. 1050501)



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  • Sleeps 4

  • Bedrooms 2

  • Bathrooms 1

  • Pets No

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  • Hot tub
  • Off road parking
  • Ground floor accommodation
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Garden / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

Reviews & Ratings

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17 Customer Reviews

  • "Excellent property, clean, well equipped, good parking."

    Location was spot on. The coast was easily accessible, plenty of places to visit, or just enjoy relaxing at the Acorn. The owners were so helpful & friendly. Hot tub was a bonus. We will return again ASAP. 10 out of 10.

    Reviewed by JeanMar 2022

  • "Lovely place, very private and the hot tub was amazing."

    Perfect place to lock yourselves away for the weekend! Departure information was received abit late so we couldn't adere to laundry rules but that Is only bad point! Will go again!

    Reviewed by LukeFeb 2022

  • "Just returned from a wonderful stay at Acorn lodge,the lodge itself was to a very high standard, equipped with everything needed for a totally relaxing break ,the owners were on hand when needed & were very pleasant ,the hot tub was kept immaculately clean & checked twice daily ."

    We had a couple of days out but mainly just stayed around the lodge as it was so nice to just chill & relax around,the nearby town of langport had a tesco to get all your essentials ,we stay in quite a few accommodations like this & always make sure we have a hot tub but we both felt this was up there with one of the nicest stays we have had.thank you Acorn lodge we would happily recommend you to friends & family.

    Reviewed by GaryOct 2021

  • "Immaculate and comfortable accommodation equipped with all mod cons."

    Home from home. Central location to explore surrounding areas. Was lovely to come home to the hot tub after a day out exploring. Would definitely recommend and would stay again.

    Reviewed by GailSep 2021

  • "Very nice comfortable lodge, was a lovely mini break."

    Hot tub was amazing and was exactly what was needed after a day out sightseeing. Would definitely book again.

    Reviewed by ChrisSep 2021

  • "If you are looking for a perfect family cottage, based within an hour of most major tourist destinations, then this place is ideal."

    If you’re looking for a fresh modern and a cottage with everything, then book here. Fantastic facility, very friendly owners but not at any point did we feel that the location is at the end of their driveway. Totally secluded, not overlooked and the cottage is fantastic. Thank you for a wonderful stay. We will definitely return here.

    Reviewed by NeilAug 2021

  • "We are a family of 4 - now all adults and stayed at the Acorn for 6 nights."

    The Acorn was clearly very well maintained, is clearly very new and built to a high standard. It is perfectly located to a variety of attractions and walks within 45 minutes drive. We loved the outdoor hot tub - this too was kept clean with daily non-intrusive maintenance. It was easy to get to by car and with convenient parking. We had simple clear covid safe instructions for exiting the property that tells me it's safe for my family. The landlady was easily contactable by phone for any queries. Very neat!

    Reviewed by MukeshJul 2021

  • "For us the only issue was with the shower cubicle."

    We are what you would consider of average/normal build but felt a litttle constricted and could not apply shower gel/shampoo without turning the shower off and then back on again as there was no way of avioding the water from the overhead shower. Apart from that we enjoyed our stay at The Acorn and would readily return.

    Reviewed by PaulMay 2021

  • "Property was easy to find and beautifully clean and very comfortable."

    The owners were on hand should there have been any problems and very friendly. The location is good for exploring the area and the hot tub a lovely addition. We would definitely recommend the Acorn.

    Reviewed by NigelMay 2021

  • "An amazing retreat that is finished to a high quality and great location."

    Lovely and would love to come back!

    Reviewed by MikeMay 2021

  • "Would definitely recommend the Acorn."

    It is well situated to visit Cheddar , Wells and Dorset coast. It was lovely to relax in hot tub after a day out. Owners are lovely, and are on hand if needed . Would definitely like to return.

    Reviewed by GlennApr 2021

  • "The Acorn is situated in a lovely area, close to major excursions and attractions."

    We managed to fit in over a weekend shopping at Clarkes outlet, local cider farm visit, Glastonbury, Wookey Hole and even Cheddar Gorge. The owners were lovely, always messaging us to update us on arrival and check out. We were allowed to use the hot tub which made the weekend :) The accommodation is a great size, the bedrooms were lovely, kitchen/living space was great with everything you could think of in the kitchen (only downfall was it was quite cold in the living area as it was open) Would definitely stay here again!

    Reviewed by LaurenOct 2020

  • "Lovely place to stay, would have liked to have known the lodge was at the end of the owners drive prior to booking."

    The separate 'garden' area has open access to the drive, this would be better if a gate was put up for extra privacy. Local pub Eli's only opens on certain days, the next pub The Black Swan is around 2 miles away in Langport, we would highly recommend visiting this pub, really friendly landlords who made us feel right at home!

    Reviewed by LeanneSep 2020

  • "The Acorn is loverly and superbly situated for exploring the Somerset levels as well as the Coast and Exmoor!"

    We really enjoyed our stay its well appointed and the hot tub was fabulous and got lots of use and was a very restful end following full days out and about.

    Reviewed by IanAug 2020

  • "The space itself was lovely, really well fitted out with quality fittings but also some little personal touches that made it feel homely."

    The tea, coffee and milk was an unexpected but welcome surprise! We stayed for three nights and used it as a space to unwind/ relax, which it's perfect for. We went out in the mornings and spent the afternoon relaxing in the hot tub. Langport is a lovely village with a great café on the river and some nice quirky antiques shops. The local Tesco express has everything you need. If you're going to visit Somerton, nothing is open on Sundays so best to try a different day. The couple who run it are great and we had some nice chats about the area and the building itself. My only recommendation would be to put a gate to separate the hottub area from the drive and to put a recycling bin in. Would happily stay again!

    Reviewed by SophieAug 2020

  • "We were very fortunate to be the first family to stay in The Acorn after its completion."

    The cottage is beautiful and had everything you could think of and was of a very high standard. Hot tub was lovely and the perfect temperature for us, and beautifully lit at nigh-time by the lovely lantern. Sarah the owner was very welcoming and we felt at home very quickly. We would definitely stay there again if we were in the area. (Recommendations for the future perhaps-DVD player and WiFi to keep the kids happy but not essential.) Michael, Anita, Bethany & Lucy from Hertfordshire

    Reviewed by MAug 2020

  • "Our experience staying at The Acorn has been very pleasant."

    The accomodation is very modern and kept very clean. Pets being allowed made this stay the perfect accomodation for us. The hot tub is the winning feature, you can relax at any given moment. The area itself is very friendly with nice neighbours. You can get fresh eggs from the farm adjacent. Overall, we were very happy and would definitely recommend to anybody.

    Reviewed by SefkanAug 2020

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  • All-ground-floor
  • Two bedrooms with TV's: 1 x double, and 1 x twin
  • Bathroom with walk-in shower, separate slipper bath, basin and WC
  • Open-plan living room with kitchen, dining area and sitting area
  • Gas central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, and TV
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Private off-road parking
  • Patio area with Hot Tub
  • Sorry, no smoking allowed
  • Shop 2.6 miles, pub 0.5 miles Note: Bookings can only start on a Friday.

The property

Nestled on the outskirts of the bustling town of Langport, which is found at the heart of the Somerset, is this sumptuous lodge-style property, The Acorn.

This all-ground-floor holiday accommodation has been designed to offer a memorable base for families to explore the surrounding countryside and the nearby towns, which includes Glastonbury and Tauton.

Enter into the wood-clad lodge and be welcomed into the light-filled open-plan living room, acting as a social spot for everyone to gather to unwind of an evening.

Try your hand at a local delicacy or a family favourite dish by making the most of the integrated appliances, arranged within a contemporary assortment before regrouping with your loved ones at the dining table to tuck in.

Afterwards, sink into the sofas to get lost within a good book or flick on the TV, providing great evening entertainment.

Two well-presented bedrooms, comprising of a double bedroom and a twin bedroom, together sleeping up to four people, complete the property.

Continuing to impress is the sleek family bathroom, boasting an elegant slipper bath and a walk-in shower, so that you can choose how best to prepare for your day.

If you can tear yourself away from this delightful abode, head to the ancient market town of Langport, where you will find a range of amenities, including a post office, library, pharmacy and medical centre, as well as a range of supermarkets, independent shops and plenty of places to eat and drink - The famous Eli's Pub is just half a mile away.

Immerse yourself within the town by taking a stroll, where you will find plenty of picnic areas beside the river and in the Walter Bagehot Town Garden, overlooking the moors.

Alternatively, make your way up to The Hill, which is considered to be the oldest part of the town and provides unrivalled views of the surrounding countryside.

Other walks includes walking along the River Parrett through Northmoor or pick up a footpath map from Langport Information Centre, where you will find further information on the local walks, or if you are bringing two-wheels along, cycle along the River Brue.

Afternoons can be spent in the nearby town of Glastonbury, where you can explore the grounds of the imposing Glastonbury Abbey before visiting the ancient Chalice Well, or travel further afield to the large town of Taunton, where you will find a larger selection of amenities.

Other attractions includes the Fleet Air Arm Museum of Yeovilton, the ruins of Muchelney Abbey, Smith and Evans Winery or soak up the sun at Burnham-on-Sea, home to a sandy beach.

The Acorn promises to a wonderful escape to enjoy all year around.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £250.

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About the location


Street 6 miles; Glastonbury 10 miles; Burnham-on-Sea 15.5 miles; Exmoor 30 miles; Bath 33 miles, Lyme Regis 32 miles

The ancient market town of Langport lies at the heart of the Somerset levels, at the crossing point of the River Parrett, mid-way between the county town of Taunton and Yeovil. Its central location makes it a thriving hub for local villages and an ideal base to explore the surrounding area, as well as the Somerset Levels, one of England’s most unchanged Landscapes. The ancient beauty and diverse wildlife of the area makes it one of the landscapes that have inspired many artists and photographers as well as drawing visitors from all over the world. The surrounding countryside teeming with pretty villages and quiet country lanes with footpaths and cycle trails to explore the picturesque Somerset Levels. Somerset is rich in wildlife and is one of the country’s top areas for birdwatching. It also offers a heritage railway, where visitors can take a trip on longest standard gauge line in the country. This is an excellent touring base for the area, with the stunning town of Glastonbury just over ten miles away, noted for its famous music festival, it also benefits from an array of superb amenities and displays a stunning abbey, Clarkes Shopping Village at Street, Wells Cathedral, Wookey Hole and Cheddar Gorge all within an easy drive. If a day at the beach is what you're after, the seaside town of Burnham-on-Sea is easily reachable and offers a range of amenities as well as its wonderful sandy beach. Avid walkers can make the most of the nearby Mendip Hills AONB and features magnificent walking and cycling country. Travelling slightly further afield; to the south you'll find many places of interest; the beautiful fishing port of West Bay, the Jurassic Coast with Lyme Regis and the artisan town of Bridport with its markets and music venues or the historic cities of Bath and Wells.

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Bookings can only start on a Friday.

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If your booking can't take place due to a COVID-19 lockdown in the UK or Ireland, you can request a change of date or receive a full rental charges refund.

Owners may request any evidence that they reasonably require before making a refund. Sykes Holiday Cottages is not agreeing to pay or guarantee any refund from the Owner to you under this Book with confidence.
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