Ground floor double bedroom
Relax in the quaint double bedroom
Spacious lounge/dining area
Lovely area to relax in with a book
Modern ktichen
Cook up a hearty breakfast before a day out
View of the property
Meet the chickens, pigs lambs and owners dogs
1 / 9  Ground floor double bedroom
2 / 9  Relax in the quaint double bedroom
3 / 9  Spacious lounge/dining area
4 / 9  Lovely area to relax in with a book
5 / 9  Modern ktichen
6 / 9  Cook up a hearty breakfast before a day out
7 / 9  Wetroom
8 / 9  View of the property
9 / 9  Meet the chickens, pigs lambs and owners dogs

Polo Cottage

Castle Cary (6mls SW), Somerset
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Change Fri
Dogs welcome 2
4 star
Enclosed garden / patio
Internet access
Pub nearby
Shop nearby
Towels included
Highchair available
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At a glance

  • Beautifully renovated barn in a quaint Somerset village
  • Perfect location for a getaway with your four-legged friends
  • An array of countryside walks and footpaths that you can enjoy 
  • Explore the local national trust locations such as Stourhead and Lacock Abbey
  • Perfectly situated for many of Somerset's attractions such as, Longleat Safari Park, Haynes Motor Museum or Wincanton Racecourse
  • Within walking distance of the local pub and bakery
Property code: POLOC

This beautifully renovated barn, adjoining the owners farmhouse, is perfectly situated in the village of West Camel for a taste of Somerset life.

An interesting ‘upside-down’ style property, conveniently located in the village of West Camel. The village boasts a local pub and a bakery nearby and also many countryside walks, perfect for a quiet Sunday stroll. Located close to the Somerset/Dorset border, you are within easy reach of the historic towns of Castle Cary, Bruton and Sherborne with its famous castles. Many day trips are within easy reach of the property such as, the National Trust site of Stourhead, The Fleet Air Arm Museum, Haynes Motor Museum, Hauser & Wirth art gallery, Glastonbury with its Tor, Clarks Village at Street and Longleat Safari Park. If you fancy a trip to the seaside slightly further afield you will find Brean, Weston-Super-Mare or Burnham-on-Sea on the Somerset coast or Lyme Regis, West Bay or Charmouth on the Dorset coast. There is also the option to enjoy the owner's 4 acres of farmland, just a short stroll from the property, where you can meet the chickens, pigs and lambs.

Upon entering this property, the stairs will lead you up to the spacious lounge/dining area, the high ceilings offer a real feeling of space. Relax after a long day and pick up a good book or challenge each other to a board game. Alternatively pop a film on and snuggle up. (sofa bed available on request) Leading off from the lounge/diner you will find the kitchen where you can cook up a storm, fitted with a cooker, hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer and coffee machine. Downstairs you will find the relaxing double bedroom which has patio doors to the enclosed patio seating area. There is also the en-suite shower/wet room and WC.

Venturing outside you will find the enclosed garden/patio area perfect for sitting outside and enjoying the sunshine. There is also parking for 1 car. Heated dog kennels are available on request for a donation to the owner’s charity. Dog washing area on site.

Dogs are charged at £20 each per full or part week.

Please note there is a refundable £50 security deposit for this property payable closer to the start of your holiday.

  • 1 double bedroom – additional sofa bed available on request
  • 1 wetroom with shower and WC
  • Kitchen: cooker, hob, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, fridge/freezer and coffee machine
  • Heated dog kennels available on request with a donation to owner’s charity
  • Farm activities available with arrangement with the owner
  • Heating included - heating surcharge of £30 from October to April (inclusive), payable to owner on arrival
  • Towels and bathrobes included
  • Off-road parking for 1 car
  • Wi-fi included
  • 2 dogs welcome
  • Pub 5 minute walk, bakery 0.5 miles and shop 1 mile
  • TV and DVD

This property is personally managed by Eloise.


From guests that have stayed at the property.

Based on 8 guest ratings

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Reviewed by Robert 13th September 2019

A lovely cottage as Sarah certainly made us feel very welcome. Cottage very well equipped and clean . Wet room very good with good shower. Ideal for people with disabilities. The only fault I could find as having problems with legs stairs quite step and winding.

Reviewed by Stephen 5th July 2019

We had a lovely time Sarah is very helpful and knows where is best to visit

Reviewed by Anne 20th May 2019

The holiday property and the location more than lived up to expectations. A beautiful village location. Lots to do in the area with national trust properties and gardens galore. Lovely walks right on your doorstep. Perfect

Reviewed by Carey 26th April 2019

Great place to stay ,especially with dogs . A great base to see Somerset and surrending areas . Plenty pubs within a couple of miles and some great east walks straight out the door .. The cottage is super comfy and really felt like home .

Reviewed by Bex 19th April 2019

We had a fantastic time over the Easter weekend. Lots to do nearby and the owners are so friendly and accommodating. Cant recommend it enough!

Reviewed by Elisabeth 15th March 2019

Delightful accommodation in a peaceful setting. We enjoyed a relaxing week.

Reviewed by Susan 30th November 2018

Really comfortable small cottage and ideal for dogs.

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