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The Gables

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 20 May 2012

We stayed for two nights recently with our (almost) 2y.o. We were greeted by Sue who immediately made us feel at home. Nothing was too much trouble including the setup of the single bed with blow-up sides to stop our son falling off in the middle of the night. Breakfast was fantastic both mornings and we had a lovely packed...

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Versailles, Kentucky
Reviewed 18 May 2012

Dennis and Sue have a gem in The Gables, Porlock. Their rooms were lovely, spotless and perfect for our long weekend in Somerset with our favorite son and beautiful new daughter in law. the cooked breakfast was superb, served on lovely china with an array of cereals and fresh fruit to choose from too. Our hosts were gracious, their daughter...

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Colchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 May 2012

I recently stayed at The Gables for 4 nights. The owners were away but their friends did an excellent job of holding the fort - very friendly and attentive. The breakfasts were excellent, especially the omelette. The accommodation is beautiful, very well restored, exceptionally clean and very comfortable. The comfy beds were great after a long day walking. The location...

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Wigan
Reviewed 19 April 2012

The Gables is a lovely cottage set in the beautiful village of Porlock. The hostess Sue is very nice and very helpful. We took the 'in laws' for a birthday present and had 3 rooms all of which were very clean and spacious. 'The Bossington' is the family room and ideal if you've got a couple of kids, the room...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Both myself and my daughter had the pleasure of staying at The Gables for a week in the Easter holidays .... WOW what a beautiful house, location and even more the hospitatlity of Sue and her family. The Gables is set in a wonderful location with access to some amazing places. Sue was very knowledgable of all that we could...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2012

Just got back from a long weekend in Porlock. We stayed at the Gables which was a delight. After a long journey we were shown to our room by Sue. We stayed in Exford, it was a family ensuite, 1 double and two singles. It was perfect for our requirements. Sue then showed us the lounge, bringing us fresh coffee...

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Thank nickymu
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2012

This is a beautiful, extended, cottage situated just off the main streets of Porlock. It is quiet and extremely comfortable. The breakfasts are delicious and everything beautifully presented. Sue Dennis is friendly and approachable, but not at all intrusive. There is everything for 'wet weather play', books, dvds, games, puzzles. A really lovely place to be.

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Essex
Reviewed 26 March 2012

We stayed here in November last year and were very impressed with the personal service and attention to detail. We stayed in the cottage which was a delight and Sue was a charming and friendly hostess. Would not hesitate to return should we venture this way again.

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Sacramento, California
Reviewed 25 March 2012

We had a wonderful stay here; Sue was very welcoming with afternoon tea and biscuits, the breakfast was excellent, and the room was nicer than we imagined it would be.

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 March 2012

I was really impressed with the personal service provided at the Gables, from arranging a bottle of wine in the room on Valentine's to suggestions of a nice place to eat in the evening. There were lots of nice touches such as tea and biscuits upon arrival. The room was lovely and the breakfast even better! Will definitely use again...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beautiful Grade2 listed Chocolate Box Thatched Cottage in the Exmoor National Park. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Gables

Address: The Gables Doverhay, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8LG, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Exmoor National Park > Porlock
Price Range: $110 - $135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Gables 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“we stayed in the family room is fantastic with two bedrooms linked with the bathroom but with space and privacy.”
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