Hotels, Bed and Breakfasts (B&Bs), Guest Houses, Pubs and Inns in MINEHEAD, SOMERSET

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Showing 1 - 1 of 1 Disability-friendly places in or near Minehead, Somerset, England

Glendower House

Minehead, Somerset, England  [Google Map]

Visit Britain 4 Star
Guest House
Glendower House, 

    Quick facts...

  • Awards: Visit Britain Silver Award
  • Amenities: Non-smoking (throughout); Lounge;
  • Parking: On-site parking;
  • Accessibility: Accessibility information is shown below


11 rooms, with prices from £37.5



We welcome everybody to our home and aim to cater for all our guests needs. There are no steps to the two main entrances to our house and we have 11 rooms, all en-suite with 2 on the ground floor. If you have any specific requirements and have any questions, please let us know and we will endeavour to help.



Travel to Minehead

Ø      By Road - Minehead is located on the A39. From the M5 motorway use junction 24 at Bridgwater, then A39, or junction 25 at Taunton, then A358/A39. From the A303 use A358 via Taunton, then A39.

Ø      By Coach/Bus - There are seasonal National Express coach services to Minehead Tel: 08717 818181, or catch a coach to Taunton and change to the First Group local service to Minehead. First Group Tel: 01823 272033.

Ø      By Rail - Taunton is the nearest mainline station - National Rail Enquires Tel: 08457 484950. There is a regular First Group bus service to Minehead departing from the south side of Taunton station. Journey time is just over 1 hour.

Ø      Our nearest bus stop is at the West Somerset Railway station approximately 5 minutes level walk from the house.

Ø      There are a number of local taxi firms that have accessible taxis. We can supply contact numbers or are happy to make a booking for you.


Arrival & Car Parking

Ø      Check-in time is from 3.00pm; however it may possible to arrive earlier by arrangement.

Ø      To ensure that we are here to welcome you please advice us of your anticipated time of arrival.

Ø      If arriving at the front of the house, there are no parking restrictions on Tregonwell Road. The step from the road to the pavement measures 8cm. The pavement is 208cm wide and access to the property is through a gate measuring 80cm wide and then a 115cm wide concrete path leading to the front door. The door bell is on the left had side at a height of 130cm. For security, the front door is always locked, but access is gained by a Yale style lock that is 127cm high. The front door is 80cm wide leading into a porch with a further door of 80cm leading into the hall.

Ø      If arriving at the rear of the house, there are no marked parking bays, but there is ample room for all cars. Access to the property is through a gate 124cm wide leading down a paved path 90cm wide with a gravel edge, through a rose arch 115cm wide and on to a concrete terraced area. Entry into the house is through the French widows which are 53cm wide when half opened and 106cm wide when fully opened. This door takes you in to the dining room which is carpeted and leads through a 76cm wide door into the hall.

Ø      We always offer assistance with luggage and are happy to assist guests.



Ø      Access to the Lounge from the hall is through a door 76cm wide. Check-in takes place either at our reception desk which is 108cm high or seated.


Dining Room

Ø      Breakfast is served in the Dinning room which is accessed from the hall through a door 76cm wide.

Ø      Furniture is flexible and can be moved if desired. The minimum height of any of our tables is 70cm and all chairs are without arms with firm back support.

Ø      Particular dietary requirements can be catered for, please let us know.



Ø      There are 9 bedrooms on the first floor accessed by a set of stairs 87cm wide, with 13 steps to a half landing and then a further 4 steps. Each step is carpeted and is 18cm high by 26cm deep.

Ø      The Staircases have solid wood banisters.

Ø      The Staircases, hallway and landings are well lit and have emergency lighting.

Ø      All rooms are accessed through fire doors 76cm and 70cm wide.

Ø      2 bedrooms are on the ground floor and are accessed through the dining room via two doors 70cm wide. In between the 2 doors there is a right angle to negotiate with a 100cm² turning area. Each room is Twin bedded and accessed through a door 76cm wide. There is another entrance to the house by these 2 rooms, however it is an exit only and has a step 15cm high

Ø      All bedrooms are en-suite with step-in showers.

Ø      All beds are divans and are 70cm high.


Additional Information

Ø      There is a full fire alarm system, which makes a very loud siren noise when activated.

Ø      All rooms have their own key with a front door key. There is no restriction on entry. A second key is available on request

Ø      Assistance dogs are welcome.

Ø      Smoking is not permitted in any part of the building.


We are:

  • Biker Friendly
  • Business Traveller Friendly
  • Child & Family friendly
  • Cyclist friendly
  • Disability friendly
  • Gay friendly
  • Groups Friendly
  • Solo Traveller friendly
  • Vegetarian & Diet-friendly
  • Walker friendly
Address: 30-32 Tregonwell Road, Minehead, Somerset  TA24 5DU  England

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