King George Road,
Somerset TA24 5JE
Travel by car
Minehead is approximately 50 minute drive from the M5. If travelling south on the M5 take junction 23 (Bridgwater) and follow the signposts on the A39 all the way through to Minehead. If travelling north on the M5 take junction 24 (Taunton) and follow the signposts on the A358 joining the A39 at Williton through to Minehead.
Once you reach Minehead cross the first roundabout (second exit) and follow signs to the seafront along Alcombe Road. At the next roundabout turn right (second exit) and take the fourth turn on your right into Ponsford Road. Lily House can be found approximately 150 metres on the crossroads of Ponsford and King George Road.
Travel by train
The nearest main line station is Taunton (Bristol and Exeter Railway). You will need to use a bus transfer service (operated by Southern National – 01823 272033) to reach Minehead, please note there is an additional cost for this service.
Travel by coach
The National Express network run regular services to Minehead, please check their website for further information www.nationalexpress.com
Lily House is situated in a residential road a few minutes walk from the high street, sea front, harbour and a variety of local attractions and other amenities. There are several choices of supermarkets all within a few minutes walk, and several pubs and restaurants. There is also a good selection of take aways.
If you are using the ‘Get Directions’ box on the right use our postcode ‘TA24 5JE’ in the ‘From’ field.
Alcombe Co-op (about 5 min walk)
57 Alcombe Road
Minehead TA24 6BB
Morrisons (about 10 min walk)
Minehead TA24 6DG
Tesco (about 10 min walk)
Minehead TA24 5BY
Pubs and Restaurants
There are lots of pubs, restaurants and cafes in Minehead and the surrounding villages. Take a stroll into town and you will find a good choice along The Parade & The Avenue (Minehead high street) and along Quay Street round to the harbour. Below are a small selection of pubs and restaurants that we have visited and recommend.
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The Old Ship Aground
Minehead TA24 5UL
Tel: 01643 703516
Edwardian pub serving hearty meals with stunning views of the harbour.
The Duke of Wellington
Minehead TA24 5NH
Tel: 01643 701910
Set in an 1820 posting house and coaching inn, this cosy pub is a 9-minute walk from the Bristol Channel and less than a mile from the Exmoor Heritage Coast.
The Washford Inn
Station Road, Washford,
Somerset TA23 0PP
Tel: 01984 248648
Pub that serves traditional food in the neighbouring village of Washford. Take the steam train from Minehead station and enjoy a nostalgic journey without the effort of having to drive.
67 Alcombe Rd,
Minehead TA24 6BD
Tel: 01643 706591
A variety of take-away menus can be found within welcome pack and also in the third kitchen drawer.
Alcombe Post Office (about 5 min walk)
69 Alcombe Rd,
Minehead TA24 6BD
Alcombe Pharmacy (about 5 min walk)
65 Alcombe Rd,
Minehead TA24 6BD
Minehead Hospital (Minor Injuries)
Minehead, TA24 6DF
Tel: 01643 701701
Playgrounds and Parks
- Small playground and recreation ground at the end of King George Road
- Small playground in the grounds of Minehead Football Club, access from Irham Road TA24 5DW
- Small playground on the South West Coastal Path, Quay West
- Blenheim Gardens, Blenheim Rd, Minehead TA24 5QA
Other Local Attractions (within walking distance)
Minehead Steam Railway Station,
Minehead TA24 5BG
Minehead TA24 5SH
Tel: 01643 703331
Visit the Butlins website for information about day visits, and 20% pre-booking discount.