The Ship Inn is located at the foot of the infamous Porlock Hill. A short stroll will take you into the centre of the village where there are a wide range of shops, including a Post Office, two Supermarkets, a Visitor Centre,plus a number of Antique and Gift Shops
Located on Exmoor Porlock is an area of outstanding natural beauty which attracts many tourists each year that come to soak up its breathtaking landscape.
Exmoor (now a National Park) is best known for its native Wild Ponies and Red Deer. Close to Porlock are the villages of Bossington, Allerford, Selworthy and Porlock Weir which boasts a picturesque harbour which retains many historic features.
M5 (Junction 23 via Bridgewater), A39 to Porlock
M5 (Junction 25 via Taunton), A358 to Williton, A39 to Porlock
By Train: To Taunton, Bus to Minehead, Bus to Porlock
By Air: Bristol or Exeter Airport
It is difficult to do justice to the beauties of both Exmoor and Porlock. For further information, we would refer visitors to the following websites:
Royston and Caroline Connor
The Ship Inn
Somerset, TA24 8QD
Tel: +44(0) 1643 862507