Tag Archives: West Porlock

The Porlock Riviera – at last!

What a day! I was woken by the sun flooding into our bedroom and shinning into my eyes at 5 am! Knowing that we have high pressure forecast for the weekend, we decided to BBQ some local rump steak for … Continue reading

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Peace In Porlock Bay

Down at Porlock Weir, the Exmoor ‘Weirfest’ weekend is in full swing. Somerset cider, Exmoor beer and very happy revelers are singing to the music. Although you can hear the happy noises from Porlock, we,, on the doorstep, can hear … Continue reading

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Peace in West Porlock

The sheep are so used to the tide coming right up to their fields, that they take no notice of it. However, it’s a spectacular sight – especially as the sun sets – there’s a 22′ rise and fall here … Continue reading

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What an evening, warm at last!

A change in the weather heralded another stunning sunset over Porlock Weir harbour, West Porlock and across the sea towards Wales. My B&B’s were clicking away from their bedroom windows, stunned by the colours unfolding across the bay. Go to … Continue reading

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Late Evening Ride

I can still feel the warmth of this late evening ride as the sun set over West Porlock. It was high tide in Porlock Bay and the fishing boats were pulling in Pollock. I can arrange boat excursions to Lundy … Continue reading

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Look How Big It Is Now!

It’s a glorious warm sunny day here on Exmoor and the sea’s sparkling beneath our house/B&B.The garden is in full bloom; as are the many exceptional gardens in West Porlock and Porlock Weir. Despite the long cold Spring, many of … Continue reading

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