Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Blue Anchor

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Blue Anchor. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Dunster Castle and Bakelite Museum are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Blue Anchor

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Blue Anchor is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Dunster Beach (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Minehead Beach (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Dunkery Beacon (8 mi / 12.9 km)
  • Greencombe Gardens (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Wills Neck (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Exmoor National Park (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)

Transportation options to and around Blue Anchor

The nearest airport is in Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), located 15.5 mi (24.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Exeter (EXT-Exeter Intl.), which is 30.9 mi (49.7 km) away.

Where to stay around Blue Anchor?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 375 holiday lettings near Blue Anchor. From 122 Houses to 34 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Blue Anchor is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Blue Anchor?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Blue Anchor. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Porlock Weir Harbour: 1,097 holiday lettings
  • Minehead Beach: 929 holiday lettings
  • Cardiff International Sports Village: 530 holiday lettings
  • Fyne Court: 1,053 holiday lettings
  • Tiverton Parkway Station: 1,264 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Blue Anchor listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Blue Anchor?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 122 Houses in Blue Anchor. Our other popular types of Blue Anchor holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 195 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 195 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Blue Anchor?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 31 holiday homes with pool available in Blue Anchor. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.