Welcome to The Coach House at Venne Farm, Upton, situated on the beautiful Brendon Hills on the eastern edge of Exmoor National Park. Believed to have been built in the 19th Century the Coach House was part of a Country Estate set now in 65 acres. It offers our guests the opportunity to relax at home or explore the many places to visit on Exmoor National Park which has been designated as the first Dark Sky Reserve in Europe.
The coachhouse at Venne Farm
Close by is Wimbleball Lake renowned for its fly fishing, sailing, rowing and many other activities at the Wimbleball Lake Outdoor Centre It hosts the grueling IRONMAN triathlon each year
Haddon Hill, a few minutes drive away, offers wonderful moorland walks with stunning views of the lake and Dunkery Beacon the highest point on Exmoor. Here you have the opportunity to see our native Exmoor Ponies and occasional glimpses of the Red Deer. The West Somerset Coast is a 15 minute drive away, offering the fossil beach at Kilve, Porlock Weir, Watchet Harbour and many other attractions along this lovely coastline. Dulverton a small pretty town is only 15 minutes away and in 20 minutes you can be in the medieval village of Dunster with its magnificent Castle.
The Coach House is ideally situated to Explore Exmoor yet only 25 minutes from the M5 at Taunton,
We have some excellent pubs, restaurants, and tearooms and lovely quaint village shops selling local produce.
The Coach House was renovated to a high standard only a few years ago, offering comfortable accommodation.