Destination guide

Delight in the waterfront landscape of Porlock

Enjoy the history and other features of Porlock. This city's bars, restaurants and seaside attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. Exmoor National Park and Dunster Castle are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Porlock

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Porlock is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Greencombe Gardens (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Dunkery Beacon (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Exmoor National Park (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Minehead Beach (6.4 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Watersmeet House (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Dunster Beach (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Porlock

The nearest airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), located 17.4 mi (28.1 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), which is 41 mi (66 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Porlock?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 416 holiday lettings around Porlock. From 268 cottages to 62 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Porlock? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Porlock. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Exmoor Adventures: 935 holiday lettings
  • Greencombe Gardens: 949 holiday lettings
  • Dovery Manor Museum: 922 holiday lettings
  • Watersmeet House: 1,584 holiday lettings
  • Holnicote Estate: 880 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Porlock listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Porlock?

Yes, of course. offers 268 Cottages in Porlock. Our other popular types of Porlock holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 268 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 268 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Houses and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Porlock?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Porlock. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.