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4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
4 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
1 bath
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
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Self-catering cottage within Exmoor National Park. Directly on the banks of the East Lyn River. An area of outstanding natural beauty. Ideal location for walking, fishing, and a great base for exploring the wonders of Exmoor. Heron's Rest is directly opposite the famous 17th Century Rockford Inn.
The cottage has 2 bedrooms, 1 double and 1 twin. There is a paved patio area directly overlooking the river, free WiFi, and underfloor heating throughout. One well-behaved dog is welcomed.


Standard: Kitchen, Essentials, Wireless Internet, Dryer, Hair dryer, and 9 more
Other highlights: Free parking on premises, Lockbox, First aid kit

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds

House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No smoking
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with lockbox


12 Reviews

Ian User Profile
August 2018
Did not meet Caroline but by email and on the phone she was friendly, responsive and helpful. The bungalow is ever so nice with all mod cons and facilities and nice finishing touches. Can't beat a pub across the road which was quiet at night and a lovely river and ancient woodlan…
Sarah User Profile
August 2018
Lovely little place, perfect for us and our 2 children. Immaculately clean with added extras from the host. Highly recommend
Caroline User Profile
Response from Caroline:
Thank you for your lovely feedback Sarah. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay in Heron’s Rest with your family.
August 2018
Peter User Profile
June 2018
Heron’s Rest is a perfect retreat in a stunning location. Caroline and Chris made us feel very welcome, even Sherlock our dog had a bone waiting for him! The accommodation was clean, comfortable and very relaxing. A great pub seven steps away and another up the road both serving…
Jess User Profile
May 2018
Heron's Rest is the perfect place to explore the area from if you have a car. Quiet and remote, it is a beautiful little cottage situated right next to a river with a walking path that goes to Waters meet and Lynmouth. The cottage itself is beautifully furnished with thoughtful t…
Jo User Profile
April 2018
We absolutely loved this little cottage and Easter was a perfect time to explore the area - we were blessed with good weather and quiet roads! Our first experience of airbnb and it couldn't have been more perfect. The cottage is modern, well equipped, warm and comfortable. The v…
Caroline User Profile
Response from Caroline:
Hello Jo & Roni, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback. I am delighted you you enjoyed your stay and can’t thank you enough for the special surprise that has just greeted me on my return from a day out. It was to great to meet you both and I truly hope you return again sometime on the future. Warm wishes, Caroline
April 2018
Jan User Profile
December 2017
This is a fabulous place - we really enjoyed our stay!
Mark User Profile
April 2017
What an awesome little place! Well equipped and an awesome base for exploring Exmoor!

Hosted by Caroline

Porlock, United KingdomJoined in May 2016
Caroline User Profile
13 Reviews
Married, and both enjoying semi-retirement. This means we have plenty of time to spend with our loving Golden Labrador. We also feel very privileged living within Exmoor National Park and hope that any visitors to our little holiday cottage will also appreciate this area.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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