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Duddings Country Cottages is the perfect base to see the rare Exmoor Pony in 2014

Industry: Tourism/Vacation

Take the opportunity in the New Year to enjoy a vacation on Exmoor with Duddings Country Cottages- the perfect base to see the rare Exmoor Pony in its natural habitat.

Dunster, UK (PRUnderground) January 9th, 2014

WITH the Exmoor Pony hitting the headlines in recent weeks many horse lovers may be considering a trip to see the iconic animals in the wild.

And a short stay in one of Duddings’ Exmoor holiday cottages provides the perfect opportunity to do exactly that.

Duddings’ 13 cottages in Dunster, West Somerset, are just minutes from the ponies’ natural habitat of Exmoor, where they have roamed free for thousands of years.

The cottages are also just a short drive from the Exmoor Pony Centre in Dulverton, where holidaymakers can see the animals up close.

Many people may remember the famous Moorland Mousie books by Muriel Wace, and the centre is home to the Moorland Mousie Trust, dedicated to looking after the Exmoor Pony, with only around 800 currently in existence worldwide.

So to get a real idea of how the Exmoor Pony survives in the wild and see the beautiful animal in its natural environment why not take a trip to West Somerset and stay in one of Duddings’ self-catering cottages.

With prices starting from just £150 for four nights, Duddings’ short breaks are affordable.

And there are also offers, with mid-week breaks available on a four nights for the price of three basis. Weekend breaks are available year round and Duddings can cater for large groups, sleeping a maximum of 70 people in 35 bedrooms.

Facilities include an indoor heated swimming pool, tennis court, games room, trampoline, putting green and more.

And on top of all that dogs are welcome, making Duddings ideal for family holidays or gatherings, couples, hen parties and walking groups.

About Duddings Country Cottages

Welcome to Duddings Country Cottages, situated in the beautiful setting of the Avill Valley in the Exmoor National Park, West Somerset. Duddings 4-star accommodation consists of a timeless 16 th century thatched Longhouse along with 12 classic, classy and spacious cottages with varying numbers of beds to best suit your needs. It is the ideal place to holiday as a family, with your Children and dogs, as a couple or even in a large group.

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