Discover the many wonderful things that Somerset and its surroundings have to offer - most of which will be on your doorstep.

 

Places of interest
There are scores of country houses, museums, gardens, ancient churches, historic towns, castles, cider makers, honey farms, etc. all within an hour's drive.

Touring & exploring
Both places make an ideal centre for touring and exploring, with easy access to the South Devon and Dorset coast around Lyme Regis and Sidmouth. Alternatively the North Somerset coast from Exmoor to Weston-super-Mare can easily be reached.

Walking
The Quantocks, the Brendon Hills, the Mendips, the Blackdowns and Exmoor all offer fantastic walking, and are easily accessed. In addition the Somerset levels are nearby. If you prefer the coast, there are numerous coastal footpaths.

Taunton
The nearest main town is Taunton - the county town of Somerset and also the home of Somerset County Cricket. It offers a thriving market, excellent theatre, a multi-screen cinema, bowling alley, fine churches, parks, the River Tone, and the Bridgwater and Taunton canal.

 

Information online
For more information and the latest listings, visit the following websites:
- County focus (Somerset section)
- Somerset County Council
- This is the West Country
- This is the West Country (weather)

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Self Catering Somerset

 

 

 

Self Catering Somerset

 

Self Catering Somerset

 

Self Catering Somerset

 

Self Catering Somerset