Our three cottages, Orchard Cottage (sleeping 8), Barn Cottage (sleeping 6) and The Old Stables (sleeping 6) comprise tastefully converted farm buildings offering all the modern conveniences that you would expect located within the boundaries of a 650 acre working farm and benefiting from a glorious indoor heated pool and sauna. All of the cottages have been converted using natural materials, including traditional cob and oak with natural slate roofs.
We’ve stayed at Mornacott twice before but this time we booked two of the lovely cottages over a very cold January week for a big family birthday party. The cottages were beautifully warm (heated by the large biomass boiler that heats the whole place) and the lovely log burner in the cottage was probably only a luxurious decoration and certainly not needed but fun to relax in front of in the evening.
It’s often difficult with these sorts of reunion to please everyone with the different ages involved but the children (from 5-16) loved the heated swimming pool and the games room and most of t...more
We had a truly excellent week. Everything was so clean and perfect, and the children just loved the swimming pool, feeding the pigs, rabbits and chickens and found the safari amazing. It is such a pity that there isn't a five bedroom property so that I could bring the whole family but maybe we'll book one of the other two cottages as well next time.
All of the staff were really friendly and helpful and despite the plans we'd made before the holiday to visit loads of places we had everything that you could wish for at Mornacott and rarely left other than for the occasional trip to the beach (a...more