A large rural holiday home for fourteen guests in a beautiful tranquil setting ideal for groups of friends and families who want to get away together to relax, unwind and catch-up with six bedrooms, plenty of living space and a hot tub. Whilst offering all the right ingredients to escape away, Skyfall is just a short drive from the Roman City of Bath and the areas many attractions so has no shortage of things to do and day trips out.
Sitting in half an acre of private grounds on the edge of the pretty Somerset village of Spaxton, Dobbie's Cottage is perfect for couples (and also friends) who want to explore this beautiful part of Britain. The Quantock and Mendip Hills are visible (and easily accessible) from the barn, and Bridgwater, Exmoor and Minehead are a short drive away. The region is renowned for its excellent walking and cycling opportunities and with a footpath running beside the property, your day of adventure starts the moment you step outside.
Nesting amongst an acre of the owners' grounds, Bramble is one of two holiday homes that sit in a rural setting amongst lovely countryside. The local Somerset village of Compton Dundon has a pub, and Glastonbury is only ten minutes away. Exmoor, Somerset's coast (and Devon's) and the areas many attractions are within easy driving distance. Stylish and with the use of a hot tub - what more could you ask for!
Sitting within an acre of the owners' grounds, Bracken at Church Farm is a romantic retreat for two which enjoys a rural setting amongst Somerset countryside. Just ten minutes from Glastonbury and within easy reach of the coast, the cottage is a good base for discovering the many attractions of the area. Offering a stylish interior, guests have the use of a hot tub and can enjoy a taste of country life.
Marston Magna is a charming village in the heart of Somerset, just five miles from Yeovil and Sherborne. Set back from the road Bridge Cottage sleeps four guests in two bedrooms plus a baby or toddler. The period cottage was built in 1883 and retains some original features, including exposed beams. Bridge Cottage is within easy reach of Hayes Motor Museum and Fleet Air Museum. Plus, Glastonbury Tor and many National Trust properties are also a short distance away. With a wealth of excellent walking paths nearby, Bridge Cottage is an ideal base in Somerset for your holiday.
After you have spent the day exploring Somerset and Dorset's many attractions, tuck yourself away in this gorgeous hideaway. The Little Stable is designed just for two and is a fabulous choice for couples on a small private country estate in Somerset, a stones throw from the Dorset border. Spend your days exploring the Mendips, the Quantock Hills, Cranborne Chase AONB, the rolling Blackdown Hills or head to the Jurassic Coast for some sea air. There are miles of fun for cyclists and walkers and an abundance of attractions, or simply stay put and enjoy the indoor swimming pool and tranquility of the Somerset countryside. Tourist board rating: 3 Star Gold
A luxurious countryside break in the heart of Somerset? Why not! The Cottage is ideal for couples or small families who love spending time outside. There is some breathtaking scenery nearby in the Mendips, Quantocks, Cranborne Chase Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the Blackdown Hills, with miles of footpaths and cycle routes on which to explore. The Jurassic Coast beaches and fossils are also within easy reach, as are beaches like Burnham-on-Sea. With a fantastic heated indoor pool and 4-Star Gold quality accommodation, The Cottage is somewhere you will want to return to. Tourist board rating: 4 Star Gold
A spacious comfy cottage located in the little hamlet of Westport in rural Somerset providing an ideal base for exploring the many attractions of Somerset, Dorset and Devon. Sandwiched between Ilminster and Langport, the cottage has a good local pub serving food a short stroll away, lovely canal walks/cycle rides from the front door and the County town of Taunton as well as Yeovil within half an hour drive.
Ideally placed along a quiet country lane within walking distance of the pretty Somerset village of Combe St Nicholas (with good pub), this delightful cottage provides a warm welcome at any time of the year. Stylish and well equipped with plenty of space to relax inside and out, there are lovely walks and bike rides locally and a wealth of attractions for day trips out within Somerset and also nearby Devon and Dorset.
Bluebell Cottage is a stylish contemporary holiday home for four located a short walk from the attractive village of Combe St Nicholas in Somerset. With a good pub in the village to walk to, lovely local walks and lanes to explore by bike, and an abundance of attractions for days out in Somerset, Dorset and Devon, this welcoming cottages offers all the right ingredients for a holiday at any time of the year.
A delightful contemporary self catering cottage positioned by the side of the river on the fringes of the Somerset village of Coleford. Ideal for walking, cycling, relaxing or visiting the many attractions this area has to offer.
On the Somerset/Devon Borders, this holiday cottage provides an ideal base for exploring the many attractions that these two counties have to offer. Adjoining a nature reserve and with a hot tub, this is the ideal place to relax. Located on the edge of Langford Budville, guests can enjoy lovely views over the Blackdown Hills and walks and cycle rides from the front door.
With its golden sandy beaches, beautiful and protected areas of countryside, and wonderful food and drink, a Somerset holiday is always a great idea. Kestrel Cottage is perfect for couples, friends and family who want everything nearby. The comfortable cottage is on a peaceful holiday site that is only a five-minute drive from Burnham on Sands and close to Brean and Berrow. It is also less than two miles from Highbridge where there are two excellent pubs and other useful amenities. The Quantocks and the Mendips are within easy reach, as are Glastonbury, Wells, Taunton and Bridgwater. With good road links and a mainline train station just over a mile away, it could not be easier to enjoy a holiday at Kestrel Cottage.
Sitting in the South Wing of magnificent Crowcombe Court, this comfortable welcoming three bedroom self-catering apartment is perfect for friends and families and sits on the edge of the beautiful Quantock Hills AONB. Superb walking and cycling from the front door, pubs and restaurants for a meal out (one within walking distance), and an abundance of attractions nearby including Exmoor National Park.
A delightful holiday cottage perfect all year round for winter breaks and summer holidays, located in the pretty ancient village of Westbury-sub-Mendip between Wells and Cheddar at the foot of the Mendip Hills in Somerset. Ideal for those who enjoy walking, cycling, wildlife or simply relaxing with the village pub just a minutes walk away. Tourist board rating: 3 Star
With exceptional views, this beautifully furnished holiday home sits on the edge of the Cotswolds and is perfectly placed for visiting the spectacular nearby Roman City of Bath. A haven for wildlife, this is an ideal 'away from it all' with city attractions close by.
Beautifully furnished holiday accommodation boasting stunning panoramic views on the very edge of the Cotswolds. A wildlife haven and perfect place to get away from it all, yet a stones throw from the City of Bath and an abundance of attractions.
A stunning barn conversion providing luxury 5 Star Gold accommodation for up to twelve guests in a peaceful position in Somerset, within walking distance of shops and pubs. With six en-suite bedrooms, private indoor pool and outdoor sunken hot-tub, this is an ideal venue for any celebration or holiday with friends or family. Tourist board rating: 5 Star Gold
With accommodation split across two levels, this welcoming holiday apartment is perfect for families and friends and occupies a lovely position within the South Wing of Crowcombe Court, a substantial property that is sure to impress. Sleeping up to five guests in three bedrooms, Quantock Hills Apartment (Number 2), is located on the edge of the Quantock Hills AONB and offers guests excellent opportunities for walking and cycling from the front door, along with pubs and restaurants for a meal out (one within walking distance), and a plethora of attractions for day trips out including nearby Exmoor National Park.
Escape to the country at Cider Cottage. This charming period cottage, which was once a cider house but has now been skillfully transformed into a romantic holiday home for two, is tucked away from a quiet lane in the peaceful hamlet of Trebles Holford in Somerset. Just two miles from The Rising Sun Inn and eight miles from Taunton, it is perfectly located for exploring the Quantock Hills, Minehead, Exmoor National Park and Bridgwater.
Known for its impressive rolling hills, namely the Blackdown Hills (on the Devon border), the Quantock Hills and the Mendip Hills, Somerset is a superb destination for some of the most relaxing walks in the UK. It is a pleasure to be able to choose from such a variety of scenic backdrops and routes as you explore the area at whatever pace you choose.
Somerset is steeped in history, with plenty of beautifully preserved sites to explore, like the dramatic Glastonbury Abbey, a ruin that was once a Christian sanctuary and is believed to be the site of the oldest church in Britain. The county is also famed for being the home to the Glastonbury Festival and England's smallest city – the medieval city of Wells with its beautiful cathedral.
No trip to Somerset is complete without a visit to a brewery to sample some of the best ciders in the UK and to gain an insight into how they are produced. Cheddar Gorge is also a must to visit and one of the most iconic and impressive sites in England.
There's no shortage of good food in this heavily agricultural county, with plenty of lively farmers markets to explore. Take time to sample the best in locally produced food, including the cheddar cheeses that the county is known for.
A laid-back way of life, beautiful English countryside and good food and drink make Somerset a brilliant UK holiday destination for couples, families, friends and dog-owners - a place to get away from it all and relax.