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Manor house sleeps 50 with indoor heated pool

Dunster, Somerset

Knowle Manor nestles in the peaceful Aville valley surrounded by the hills and woods of Exmoor. Set within 120 acres of its own landscaped grounds and gardens with lawns merging into the surrounding woodland. Our lake leads down to the banks of the river Aville, which meanders through the grounds and then onwards to the medieval village of Dunster with its magnificent castle and yarn market, the scenic and dramatic Exmoor coast lies just beyond.


The Grade II listed Manor House is impressive and extremely spacious, it offers 19 en-suite bedrooms with three very large reception rooms on the ground floor as well as a roomy well equipped Kitchen.The house is centrally heated thoughout, and enjoys the benefit of natural water from its own spring.The views from the leaded windows are across the landscaped gounds and lake to the woods and moors beyond. Relax in front of open- hearth fires in the sitting room or in the bar.


Amenities include indoor heated swimming pool, games room, football nets, badminton, croquet, extensive lawns, lake and river fishing.This is the perfect location for large groups to spend a celebration weekend or family holiday.

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Local Area

Set within Exmoor National Park and located only 2 miles from the coast, Knowle Manor is an ideal base to visit the Exmoor area. The Castle at Dunster, West Somerset Steam Railway, the ancient clapper bridge at Tarr Steps and the idyllic thatched village of Selworthy are popular beauty spots. The dramatic and unique Exmoor Coastline offers Hangman cliffs the highest in England, Woolacombe beach for surfing, Kilve for fossil hunting and the picturesque harbour village of Clovelly, being a few of the popular destinations. Exmoor is surely unrivalled in the quality and choice of its attractions.

Pubs, bars, and restaurants

  • Dunster (1Km)


Railway stations

  • Taunton (35Km)


  • Bristol or Exeter (80Km)

Essential Information

  • Sleeps 50 people in 20 bedrooms Bed Linen is provided
  • 5 Baths
  • 15 Showers
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 50 +

Short breaks?

All year round

Changeover day

Fri / Mon

Facilities and Amenities


  • Family Rooms: 12
  • Double Rooms: 5
  • Twin Rooms: 3
  • Cots: 3


  • WiFi/Internet
  • Wheelchair access
  • Owners on site

For your entertainment

  • TV
  • iPod dock

Pool, Table Tennis, board games

In the kitchen

  • Cooker
  • Range cooker
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Tumble dryer
  • High chair provided


  • Swimming pool (indoor)
  • Garden
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Play equipment
  • Parking

Nearby Activities

  • Tennis
  • Golf
  • Fishing
  • Sailing
  • Beach
  • Horse riding
  • Watersports

Clay pigeon, Archery


Dates Price
4 nights mid week break High season throughout the year.
4th Jan 2016 - 22nd Dec 2016
Weekend break - High season throughout the year - Prices start from:
7th Jan 2017 - 24th Dec 2017
Weekend break - low season throughout the year - Prices start from:
8th Jan 2017 - 24th Dec 2017
4 nights mid week break low season throughout the year - Prices start from:
1st Aug 2017 - 31st Dec 2017

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