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Ruffles Cottage, Dunster - Sleeps 4 - Exmoor National Park - Medieval village of

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
2 nights minimum
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Ruffles Cottage is a cosy, comfortable cottage set in the heart of the beautiful medieval village of Dunster. The cottage was built in 1844 and has all ‘mod-cons' whilst retaining its traditional character, complete with a wood-burning stove. The property sleeps up to 4 people in two bedrooms, one double and one twin, has an upstairs bathroom and a small courtyard to the rear of the property with garden furniture. Also for your use is a shared garden which is a few doors away. The cottage backs onto St. George's Church and enjoys the melodic chimes of the Church bells. Views of Conygar Tower can be seen in the distance and a glimpse of Dunster Castle too. There are numerous walks immediately from the door – up on to the moor via Grabbist Hill (which is just a few paces away), D...Ruffles Cottage is a cosy, comfortable cottage set in the heart of the beautiful medieval village of Dunster. The cottage was built in 1844 and has all ‘mod-cons' whilst retaining its traditional character, complete with a wood-burning stove. The property sleeps up to 4 people in two bedrooms, one double and one twin, has an upstairs bathroom and a small courtyard to the rear of the property with garden furniture. Also for your use is a shared garden which is a few doors away. The cottage backs onto St. George's Church and enjoys the melodic chimes of the Church bells. Views of Conygar Tower can be seen in the distance and a glimpse of Dunster Castle too. There are numerous walks immediately from the door – up on to the moor via Grabbist Hill (which is just a few paces away), Dunster deer park and woods, up to Conygar Tower and of course the beautiful castle grounds. Ruffles Cottage kitchen is fitted with washing machine/dryer, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, electric oven and ceramic hob and has microwave, toaster, kettle, a variety of cookware, kitchen utensils, cutlery, crockery and glasses. Other equipment includes television and DVD player, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, travel cot, stair-gate, high chair and many books, games, and DVDs. Wifi is available throughout the property. A small courtyard is situated to the rear of the property with garden furniture. Also for your use is a shared garden which is a few doors away. Bikes, canoes, etc may be stored securely in the adjoining lean-to. Free parking is available in the road outside the cottage. Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement (maximum of 2). A supplementary fee of £15 will be added to your invoice. Please do not allow your dogs on the furniture or upstairs and do not leave them alone in the property at any time.More
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
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About the Manager
The Best of Exmoor
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:80%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2010
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Just returned after our break here - a lovely, well equipped cottage right in the heart of the beautiful village. There really isn't anything to find fault with here other than agreeing that better TV channels would be of benefit for rainy nights but the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Sue M
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Wonderfully cosy cottage in beautiful Dunster (my new favourite place). Ruffles really is a home from home and has everything you need for a great stay. The beds were unbelievably comfortable. Ruffles gave me a peaceful escape when I really needed it - came home...More

Date of stay: August 2017
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Reviewed 21 January 2017

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Date of stay: January 2017
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

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Date of stay: December 2016
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Date of stay: November 2016
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

We had a pleasant stay at Ruffles Cottage, however, the access to the garden was blocked by a double padlock believed to have been put in place by the owner of Chorister cottage. Also we couldn't access the patio area since the bolt seemed welded...More

Date of stay: May 2016
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Reviewed 14 July 2015

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Date of stay: May 2015
Reviewed 19 August 2014

Ruffles Cottage is convenient base for touring Exmoor. Make time to see the village itself, especially St George's Church (which is just behind the cottage), and Dunster Castle.

Date of stay: July 2014
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Walton on the Naze
Reviewed 8 May 2014

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Date of stay: April 2014
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Reviewed 9 January 2014

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Date of stay: December 2013
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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