Porlock Vale House

About a lane-mile west of Porlock, a magnificent house dating from the 19th cent, hugely enlarged by generations of the wealthy as a hunting lodge. Exquisitely positioned with a superb wooded backdrop looking out over the sea as the coast circles gently round to the small picturesque harbour of Porlock Weir.

What we provide:

  • Bathroom towels
  • Bath mats
  • Bed linen
  • Alarm clocks
  • Hair dryers
  • Kindling, firelighters and a large basket of logs
  • Barbecue:  - gas supplied
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Hoover and mop
  • Christmas trees and decorations

Baby and Toddler Items:

  • 2 High chairs
  • 2 Travel cots (please bring own bedding)


Spacious and well equipped with a good selection of pots, pans and cooking utensils, servers and baking dishes.

Crockery, cutlery and glasses for 30 guests. Adjoining walk in pantry.

  • Washing up liquid
  • Kitchen cleaner
  • Dishcloths
  • Tea towels
  • Oven gloves
  • Bin liners
  • Salt and pepper for the dining tables
  • Table Cloths


  • Washing machine
  • Tumble drier
  • 2 Dishwashers
  • 1 Commercial Fridge
  • 1 Domestic fridge
  • 1 Upright freezer
  • Hot cupboard
  • Microwave
  •  Instant Hot water system
  • 1 Filter coffee maker
  • 3 Large insulated jugs
  • Commercial 6 burner gas top and oven
  • Separate domestic 4 gas burner hob and electric oven
  • 1 x hotel toaster
  • Stick blender
  • Electric hand mixer



  • TV with freeview and a DVD player
  • CD Player
  • Wifi throughout the ground floor of the house
  • Pool table/air hockey
  • Board games
  • Outdoor table tennis/volleyball/croquet/Boules/Jenga

    What you need to bring with you:

  • Beach towels
  • Toiletries
  • Washing powder
  • Dishwasher tablets
  • Toilet rolls (we supply a courtesy roll in each room)

House Restrictions:

  • Due to our rural location, mobile phone signal is limited
  • Our insurance does not allow candles indoors
  • No fireworks or Chinese lanterns due to nearby livestock
  • Pets – up to 2 dogs are allowed on the ground floor only (£30 per dog)
  • No music outside the building after 10pm

Arrival and departure:

  • Arrival from 4 pm unless by prior arrangement.
  • Departure by 10am.


Local suppliers

Spar – General food supplies, bakery, deli goods   Tel: 01643 862515

Clive Downs Butchers – www.clivedowns.weebly.com/  Tel: 01643 862667