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 features

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)
How to get there

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.

Can I find a vacation rental around Blue Anchor?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 375 vacation rentals near Blue Anchor. From 122 Houses to 34 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Blue Anchor for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Blue Anchor?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Blue Anchor. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Barry Island Beach: 798 vacation rentals
  • Dunster Castle: 932 vacation rentals
  • Dingle Road Station: 573 vacation rentals
  • Tarr Steps Clapper Bridge: 1,220 vacation rentals
  • Barry Station: 781 vacation rentals

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 vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Blue Anchor?

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

  • Condos/Apartments: 34 rentals available
  • Cabins: 195 rentals available
  • Cottages: 195 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Blue Anchor?

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