Holmdale, Bed & Breakfast, Exford Accommodation
Exford Accommodation and bed & breakfast in Somerset

Welcome to Holmdale Bed & Breakfast Accommodation in Exford, Exmoor

Holmdale B & B - A beautiful country retreat in the heart of the Exmoor National Park, in the picturesque village of Exford, with its traditional village green and two country inns, serving good food and ale in a lovely setting by the river Exe. Although only three minutes walk to the village centre, Holmdale B & B is tucked away in a peaceful and secluded position within its own attractive gardens with seating areas, enjoying sweeping south facing views across the wooded river valley.

  • Secluded elevated position with super views
  • On edge of small attractive village with traditional green.
  • Heart of the Exmoor National Park
  • 3-5 mins level walk to two country Inns.
  • Large garden to relax in and enjoy.
  • Private secluded parking.
  • Super comfy king & twin beds in lovely en-suite rooms.
  • Wi-fi available.
  • Exford accommodation at its best!

Homdale Bed and Breakfast

Holmdale accommodation on Exmoor

In smart "shabby chic" style, Holmdale offers quality Exmoor accommodation. Rooms have colour TV's, hospitality trays, silent mini fridges in rooms, maps and local information on walks, rides, good eating haunts and local places of interest. With our personal knowledge of the moors and surrounding area, we can help you plan your walking, mountain biking or riding routes across the most beautiful parts of the moor.

Double Bedroom
Second Bedroom
Holmdale's Double En-suite Rooms
The gardens and valley beyond
Double Bedroom
En-suite Bedroom at Holmdale bed and Breakfast
En-suite Bathroom at Holmdale Bed and Breakfast

Customer Comments

"First class in every way"
Mr & Mrs J. Totnes
"Exmoor 's best B & B." Many Thanks
Mrs N. London
"THANK YOU again for such a lovely stay. We are B&B
regulars, and thought yours was the best we'd ever
stayed in...Oh and that breakfast, and that view!"
Ms A & Ms L. S Devon

Wild Red Deer on Exmoor
The landscape on Exmoor is stunning and with centrally located Exford being of no exception to this, you can leave your car securely parked in our private driveway and start exploring Exmoor from our doorstep, with many circular routes starting from here including Dunkery beacon which is the highest point on Exmoor with its magnificent views across the Bristol Channel to Wales and south to Dartmoor.
Land Rover guided safari tours can be taken from the village. There is horse riding available at local stables for some of the most scenic rides in the British Isles. Whatever way you choose to explore Exmoor, you will not be far from the roaming herds of wild red deer and the ancient breed of wild Exmoor ponies.

Twin Bedroom at Holmdale Enjoy your Exmoor holiday with your dog/s as we are a pet friendly and child friendly place to stay. We are happy to drop off and collect.

Exmoor Ponies

At Holmdale you will receive a warm welcome, nothing is too much trouble.



  • King or Twin En-suite rooms

  • £75.00 per couple per night with mini fridges
    full of morning delights (Continental breakfast).

  • £65.00 per couple, room only.

  • Please call for single occupancy rates.

  • For those guests wishing a full English Breakfast,
    a Local Inn can provide the full works at a
    special rate for our guests. Less than 5 minutes
    enjoyable walk away!

  • Clean, well behaved dogs welcome - £5.00 per night


For further details/availability please contact:

Caroline Bray

Holmdale B & B
Exford, Minehead
Somerset, TA24 7PR

Tel: 01643 831206
Mobile: 07790 447190

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Further Exmoor Holiday Information

Exmoor is the ideal place to have a holiday, there really is so much to see and do whatever your age or interests, or just relax amidst the lovely scenery.

Visit the ancient stone "Tarr Steps" on the river Barle, just ten minutes drive from here and take a lovely circular walk up the wooded river valley before an excellent cream tea at Tarr Farm Inn. Kayaking is another option along the river Barle, or Wimbalball lake where they may be hired.

There are many picturesque and interesting villages, some with galleries and gift shops to explore not far from here. Dulverton with its medieval bridge, Porlock and the quaint harbour of Porlock Weir, the thatched cottages of Selworthy, Allerford and Bossington, the medieval village of Dunster with it's 11 th century yarn market, it's watermill and of course the famous Dunster Castle, to name but a few, each with their own unique features.

Visit the national trust houses and gardens such as Arlington Court in North Devon and Knighthayes Court.
Take a ride on the historic West Somerset Steam railway from Minehead.

Exmoor Ponies on Dunkery Beacon (walkable from Holmedale)

Dunkery Moor and Beacon, walkable from Holmdale
Bridleway from Holmdale B&B leading to Dunkery Beacon

Bridleway from Holmdale B&B leading to Dunkery Beacon
Being just six miles from the Devon border, North Devon and its wealth of attractions is not far from here either, like the renowned RHS gardens at Rosemoor and the surfing beaches of Woolacombe and Croyde, not to mention Lynton, Lynmouth, the enchanting "Valley of the Rocks" and "Lorna Doone" country, based on the novel by R.D. Blackmoor.

Buzzards, kestrels, sparrow hawks, kingfishers, winchats and a host of other wild life can be seen on your Exmoor holiday be you a keen bird watcher, nature lover, rambler or walker.

Fly fishing for wild brown trout, grayling and salmon is available on the local rivers and tuition is offered on the river Exe, here at Exford. There are sea fishing boat trips available from Minehead harbour and boat trips down the coast on the Waverley.