This detached, high quality and spacious lakeside property is one of only four lodges set in 10 acres of private grounds, overlooking a large fishing lake with its own private gazebo accessed by a decked walkway across the lake. Surrounded by delightful Exmoor countryside this single storey lodge has been finished to exceptionally high standards in contemporary style with a touch of French chic! Wonderful views over the lake and surrounding countryside can be enjoyed from the spacious open plan living room which has a delightful dining area and a well equipped kitchen area off. French doors lead to a large raised deck and covered verandah, ideal for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful surroundings. A large grassed area in front of the lodge borders the River Exe and there is ample space for private relaxation. A beautifully appointed king size double and twin bedded room each have attractive French style furnishings individual private dressing rooms and first class en-suite bathrooms. Coarse fishing is freely available from the owner's private lake (shared with local anglers), whilst the village pub serving home cooked food is just a 5 minute stroll and a shop selling basic provisions for a touring site is also nearby. Wimbleball Reservoir just two miles distant offers windsailing and fishing with further trout fishing available within 5 minutes walk. Delightful walking and riding country surrounds the property whilst Dunster with its fine Castle and reputation as being the prettiest village on Exmoor is just a scenic 20 minutes drive. The coastal town of Minehead and further beaches at Blue Anchor Bay and picturesque weir at Porlock are also easily accessible.
Accommodation: Ground floor: Steps up from verandah, open plan living/dining/kitchen area with large leather settees and chair, satellite TV, DVD, CD and iPod docking station. Kitchen with electric oven, gas hob, microwave, fridge/freezer and slim line dishwasher. Utility room/wc with washing machine and tumble dryer. Bedroom 1 with King, TV and DVD, dressing room and ensuite bathroom with separate shower cubicle, WC and basin. Bedroom 2 with Twin, TV and DVD, dressing room and ensuite bathroom with separate shower cubicle, WC and basin.
Facilities and Services: Linen and Towels. Gas CH. Wi-Fi. No smoking. Regret no pets. Highchair and travel cot available. Garden furniture. BBQ's permitted but not supplied. . Free coarse fishing available (carp up to 28lb, roach, bream and tench). Private parking for 2 or 3 cars. No short breaks. Arr/Dep for weekly bookings is Saturday
- Sleeps 4
- 2 Bedrooms
- Sorry, no pets
- WiFi connection available
- Saturday changeover
- 2 Bathrooms
- Bed linen provided
- Private parking
- 0.2 miles to the nearest pub
- Towels provided
- Highchair available
- Travel cot available
- 18 miles from the coast
- On one level
- Washing machine
- Tumble dryer
The lodge was lovely Mrs S Rayment - 12th September 2017
Wonderful setting and the wildlife was very friendly! The lodge itself was amazing, so clean and modern.Mr D Hawkes - 5th July 2017
Damsel Lodge is the perfect destination for a "peace and quiet" holiday, and the wildlife is a delight. Marsdens were very efficient with the booking, thank youMr Don Byrom - 20th June 2017
Beautiful property in a beautiful location. Will definitely be coming back.Mr B Wensley - 31st May 2016
Lovely lodge great place to relax and unwindMrs Tina Johnson - 24th May 2016
Excellent peaceful rural location, easy walking distance to village local with food and good beer, good fishing and easy access to surrounding towns and country side.Mr John Backshall - 10th May 2016
Wow what a lovely lodgeMrs Tina Johnson - 19th October 2015
The property was lovely we had a wonderful timeMrs A J Lake - 12th October 2015
One of the best places we have been to. Will book it again next year.Mr R P Linacre-Marshall - 19th September 2015
Excellent spacious lodge in a beautiful, peaceful relaxing setting. Stylishly furnished and well equipped.Mr J Nichols - 6th September 2015
Wonderful, we have stayed there a few times and will return again.Mr Kieron Cook - 17th August 2015
Very warm welcome, fabulous location & great lodge.Ms C Bates - 1st July 2015
It was more than a holiday lodge it was superior and faultless.Mrs M E Torode - 20th May 2015
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