Sleeps 20


Ensuites 10


Dines 34


Dogs Yes

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The Winery

Higher Wiscombe

Stunning Five Star Gold spacious contemporary house, perfect for large groups. Set in 52 acres, The Winery sleeps up to 20 in 10 en-suite bedrooms and the dining room table can easily seat 20 -34 adults.

The vast kitchen/diner/sitting room has wide sliding doors onto the terrace for large groups to enjoy socialising inside and outside. From the second upstairs sitting room you can access the enormous glass sided balcony with outdoor sofas. The views are stunning!!

Four bedrooms are super-king doubles, 6 can be super-king doubles or 3′ twins. All ensuite. Linen and bath towels are provided and beds made up prior to arrival. We can provide cots (not bed linen), high chairs (two types) and stair-gates and up to two put-up beds for children.

There are also two additional cloakrooms, one with a reclaimed prison door! Large fridges, freezers, a range cookers with electric ovens, gas hob and back up ovens in the utility room when needed, plenty of crockery, cutlery, glasses and large pans make this a fantastic venue for groups. Book a Cook also an option. Underfloor heating throughout make the slate floors wonderfully warm in the winter and cool in the summer. Wood-burners, logs included, make it cosy in winter. All cottages have meshed wifi. EV Charging is available at Higher Wiscombe, which we do charge for, full details please see: https://www.higherwiscombe.com//ev-charging/

The private garden is not overlooked and has a wonderful view of the unspoilt valley below. Ample outdoor furniture and a large gas Weber BBQ make eating outdoors a pleasure. (Gas included and the BBQ is cleaned and ready to go). There is a heated swimming pool in season and a games room all year round.

Floor plans and virtual tours enable you to see the amazing space and layout before you book. (The poor plan needs updating and this is underway, there is no longer a second kitchen, as this has been replaced by updating equipment in the downstairs utility room).

Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Tesco and many good local food shops are nearby and we can also accept Waitrose Deliver, Ocado, tesco.com and Sainsbury’s online deliveries if required. On our website there is a guide to local restaurants, where to buy local food, take-aways and where to go and what do locally.

If there’s anything we can help with, please contact us today, without obligation.


What We Include

  • All beds made up on arrival
  • Welcome Hamper
  • All Bathroom towels, (we do not provide towels for the swimming pool or beach)
  • Electricity, water and heating
  • Shower stool, raised loo seat, and grab handles upon request, (please discuss your requirements with us)
  • Non-slip bath mats (available upon request)
  • Logs for wood-burners, eco firelighters and kindling, long matches
  • WiFi, this is rural broadband, 4G from mast
  • Board Games
  • Local tea and cafetière coffee plus milk and sugar to make a cup after your journey
  • Flowers in the cottages
  • Christmas Trees and decorations at Christmas and New Year
  • Eco Washing up liquid
  • Eco Multi Surface Cleaner
  • Eco Dishwasher Tablets
  • Eco Laundry Tablets
  • Bar Hand Soap in bathrooms
  • Two loo rolls per loo
  • J-cloth
  • Tea Towels
  • Bin liners
  • Himalayan Sea Salt and mixed Peppercorns in grinders
  • Cots, highchairs, Handysitts and stair-gates on request (please discuss your requirements with us)
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  • testimonial I think the fact that we came back for a second visit proves how much we like Higher Wiscombe. This time we were celebrating an 85th birthday. What we love is that each room has an en-suite bathroom and the kitchen can seat us all for meals. We spent the weekend eating, drinking and playing games around the enormous table. 

    Jane John

  • testimonial This is a lovely, comfortable place to stay and ideal for a large number of people with plenty of space. Booking was straightforward and Lorna and Alistair very helpful. testimonial

    J and M Lovering

  • testimonial The Winery is the best large house we have stayed in. All rooms are en-suite and we’ll decorated. Plenty of room in the lounge and kitchen for 20 people. Plenty of parking and a quiet location. The house is well equipped with all that you could need. The owners were very helpful in every way.  testimonial

    Mark Phare

  • testimonial Booked all three buildings for 32 people to celebrate my wife's special birthday over Christmas and the New year. Everyone had a fantastic time. The Old Winery is ideal for large parties. All the buildings are of high quality and well equipped. Lorna and Alistair are very helpful and supportive. Excellently located for walks locally and close by places to visit. Would highly recommend it.testimonial

    Ian Cleminson 

  • testimonial We were blown away by the place, everything you need is catered for. The owners, Lorna and Alistair, went above and beyond to make us welcome. The pool was warm and we used it daily even though it was the end of October. I would highly recommend this Location the views are splendid, close to beaches, Home from Home!  testimonial

    The Smith Family

  • testimonial Thanks for a great weekend at Higher Wiscombe, really helped by the weather and the great walks at the coastal path. Accommodation really luxurious. Thanks!testimonial