Exmoor Character Cottages – Pilgrim Corner

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Pilgrim Corner where period charm meets luxurious living, sleeps 2- 8.

Situated in one of the oldest, prettiest parts of Minehead, you’ll find Pilgrim Corner, a beautiful thatched cottage that sleeps 8 in four comfortable en-suite bedrooms – all individually designed and furnished with antiques lovingly curated by the owner. A truly special holiday ‘home from home’ rated 5 Star by Visit England.

The large sitting room is ideal for families with a wood-burning stove, comfortable sofas, large HD TV with Sky, Netflix, a Blu-ray player and a selection of games, puzzles and jigsaws. The cottage-style kitchen is fully equipped with a butler’s double sink, range-style cooker, microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer and separate fridge, plus lots of storage. The dining room, with a rustic wooden table and chairs overlooks the pretty terrace garden.

Outside, the flagstone terrace leads to a beautiful cottage-style garden with a circular hot tub and garden furniture to relax in. An outside tap is handy for cleaning muddy wellies and the family pooch! Roadside parking is 50 yards away from the property.

Pilgrim Corner is a short walk to the seaside town of Minehead and with easy access to the scenic West Somerset coast and Exmoor National Park. Walkers will find guidebooks and maps are available in each of our cottages.

Pilgrim Corner is suitable for families, couples and adult-only groups. For guests with special needs there is more information and a 360 tour of each property on our website. Dogs are welcome on request. Bed linen and towels are included in the rental.

Pilgrim Corner was awarded the Customer Choice Award from cottages.com two years running, in 2016 and 2017 and is rated 5 Star by Visit England.

About Exmoor Character Cottages

Exmoor Character Cottages are four luxurious holiday cottages where period charm meets luxury living. Located in Dunster and Minehead, they provide a real home-from-home for all the family in the heart of Exmoor. We have three adjacent properties on Vicarage Road, Minehead, Pilgrim Corner, The Old Sweet Shop and Stone Barn, which can be rented independently, or jointly to offer accommodation for larger family groups. Our Dunster cottage is, The Oval.


Key Facilities

  • Children welcome
  • Clothes dryer
  • Cot available
  • Dishwasher
  • Dogs welcome
  • Drying facilities
  • Electric included
  • Gardens
  • Hot tub
  • Microwave
  • Real log fires
  • Satellite TV
  • Shop/pub nearby
  • Towels/linen included
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • 5 Star Rating
  • Highly commended



  • Exmoor National Park - Dark Skies Friendly Accredited Accommodation
  • Customer Choice Award from cottages.com two years running, in 2016 and 2017
  • Visit England - Five Star Gold
  • Bristol, Bath and Somerset Tourism Awards - Gold
  • South West Excellence Awards - Silver