Rediscover Quintessential England In Unrivalled Luxury

Grade II Listed Luxury Bed and Breakfast | Exmoor, South West England

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Bed and Breakfast on Exmoor

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Bed and Breakfast on Exmoor


Bed and Breakfast on Exmoor

The Great House Offers Luxury, Enriched By Centuries Of History

Nestled within the breathtaking beauty of the Exmoor National Park, you’ll discover our Grade II Listed, 17th century Country House. We’ve poured our hearts into the loving restoration of this magnificent building, meticulously preserving and revealing its stunning period features, all while gracing it with the most luxurious fittings and fabrics.

Perfect for the discerning traveller looking to indulge in timeless elegance amidst history’s embrace.

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Crafting The Ultimate Experience, Detail By Detail

Our B&B is far more than just a place to stay; it’s a sanctuary where we redefine luxury, crafting a genuine 5-star experience.  From the gleaming silver cutlery, crystal glasses, and fine bone china that grace our dining tables, to the finest Egyptian cotton bed linens that cocoon you in comfort and the promise of a restful night’s sleep under feather duvets, every detail has been carefully considered.  Our aim is to create an ambiance that’s not only stylish, but also incredibly indulgent.

As you step into our thoughtfully decorated rooms filled with quintessential English charm, you’ll find beautiful antique furnishings that evoke a sense of history and sophistication.  These rooms set the stage for an unforgettable stay, where the past meets the present in a harmonious blend of luxury and tradition.

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True Luxury Begins With Exceptional Service

Hi, We’re Sheila and Bruce, proud owners of The Great House, and what truly sets our bed and breakfast apart is our dedication to exceptional service.

We’re here to make you feel like the most cherished guest, providing an attentive experience that transforms your stay into a royal affair.  It’s a blend of our meticulous attention to detail and our genuine excitement to host you that makes every moment a celebration of luxury, comfort, and the feeling of being truly valued.

And for those travelling with canine companions, rest assured that we’re truly dog-friendly, extending a warm welcome to your furry friends with open arms.

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Located In The Heart Of The Exmoor National Park

Nestled in the picturesque Exmoor National Park, The Great House is just 2 miles from Dunster, home to the National Trust’s Dunster Castle.  Conveniently situated 45 minutes from Bridgwater and Taunton, our retreat offers easy access to Dunster Beach (4 miles) and Minehead, with its pristine shores and true links golf course (6 miles).

Occupying an enviously tranquil edge-of-village position, The Great House is a short 150-yard stroll from the centre of Timberscombe, a quaint settlement, population 476.  Here, an historic church, village shop and Post Office, and the welcoming Lion Inn pub await, creating an idyllic escape amidst unspoilt English countryside.

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“Best B&B we have ever stayed in and very friendly pub down the road. Would highly recommend it. Close to sea and within Exmoor National Park.”

Richard, Karen & 2 children, Surrey, UK

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