Enquiries & Bookings: (01643) 862978 enquiries@myrtleporlock.co.uk


A very warm Exmoor welcome awaits you at Myrtle Cottage, Porlock, a comfortable thatched cottage built over 400 years ago which is bursting with character and charm.

Ideally situated in this beautiful part of the country within Exmoor National Park, a short stroll from the sea and surrounded by stunning scenery – the beauty of the landscape defies description.

Walking, cycling, horse riding, fishing, bird watching, star gazing, country sports, sailing, swimming, surfing – they’re all on our doorstep.


If you’re looking for a relaxing break, there are plenty of beautiful and interesting places to visit in and around Porlock village. An excellent regular bus service to Minehead, Porlock Weir, and in the summer, to Lynmouth runs past the front door.

Myrtle Cottage welcomes children, walkers and cyclists – we are also dog friendly.

Take time out to unwind in front of our blazing log fire or enjoy our peaceful patio garden in the warmer months.


Myrtle Cottage welcomes children, walkers and cyclists – we are also dog friendly.

We are open all year round, have free off-road parking, secure cycle storage and drying facility. There is a good choice of pubs, restaurants and tea shops to suit all tastes within an easy 2 minute walk from the front door.

Myrtle Cottage has comfortable beamed bedrooms each with modern en-suite facilities, complimentary tea, coffee and toiletries, flat screen TVs with Freeview and free WiFi access.


Enjoy a generous breakfast including homemade fresh fruit salad, yoghurt, fruit juice, cereals and a full English Breakfast (using Exmoor’s best quality locally sourced bacon, sausages and free range eggs) as well as homemade marmalade, local jams and honey – even the coffee is roasted in the village!

Please let us know if you have a particular dietary requirement and we’ll do our very best to cater for your needs.