Why choose self catering accommodation in Somerset?

The stunning Somerset scenery attracts many people each year looking for a self catering holiday in the South West.

Visitors and holiday makers enjoy the spectacles of the Severn Estuary, Glastonbury Tor and the splendid Roman town of Bath where you can tour the Roman Baths, Bath Abbey, the Royal Crescent and enjoy the museums and shopping on offer.

There are many stately homes to explore such as Cothelstone Manor or Lytes Cary Manor and excellent selection of castles to take in including Dunster Castle and Stogursey Castle.

A self catering property in Somerset also gives you the chance to get out and sample the local food and drink scene. Let someone else do the cooking whilst you enjoy a seemingly endless range of cheeses or some Somerset apple cake. Of course Somerset is famous for its cider – so why not head out on an orchard visit and take in some of the local cider producers and try it for yourself?

Whether you are heading for the Somerset Levels, Wells Cathedral including the Bishops Palace or the rolling countryside of the Mendip Hills Somerset’s selection of self catering accommodation options will give you a great base from which to explore the county.


What types of accommodation are available?

Somerset offers the visitor a great range of self catering accommodation for all types of breaks. You’ll find everything from holiday parks to stunning luxury accommodation.

Enjoy a quiet cosy cottage away from the crowds where you can relax in peace and quiet with a view of the countryside or a farm cottage where you can enjoy rural life. Or may be a well appointed family property where you can relax whilst the children play outside.

Glamping sites are popular with a variety of sites across the county equipped with luxury pods, yurts and bell tents.

There is a choice of coastal properties in places like Burnham on Sea and Weston-super-Mare where you can enjoy the sea views and easy access to the beach.

There are well priced luxury options available – properties with hot tubs, relaxing gardens, and stunning views which will ensure you can relax and enjoy a well earned break.

Dog lovers can enjoy plenty of dog friendly accommodation in Somerset and if you are setting out on one of Somerset’s many walks see our Dog Friendly Beaches Guide to Somerset.

While in Somerset, visit Wookey Hole. Explore the captivating caves, enjoy adventure golf, discover the Enchanted Valley, and learn at the museum. Encounter dinosaurs at Dinosaur Grove, experience the magical Mill, and watch films in the 4D cinema. Brave the Wild Wookey adventure and savour dining options.

So don’t delay, book your Somerset getaway today!


Examples of self catering accommodation that you can book in Somerset include:


Little Bow Green | Shepherds Hut

234 Bow Green, Staple Fitzpaine, Taunton, Somerset, TA3 5BG

Collie Shepherd Huts | Somerset

Collie Shepherd Huts, Henley, Langport, Somerset, TA10 9BE

Croft Atelier Cabin | Somerset

Mulberry, Brook Street, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA7 0BL

The Edge of Avalon | Somerset

The Triangle, Watergore, South Petherton, Somerset, TA10 9BD

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