There is a large selection of Somerset cottages, ranging from romantic cottages ideal for couples the heart of rural Somerset to larger self catering Exmoor cottages in Exmoor National Park, which are suitable for groups or families. There's plenty of self catering accommodation in the Mendips and Quantocks and it's true to say that Somerset is one of the most stunning places in the UK.
For those who still want to experience that city atmosphere, then why not stay at one of the numerous cottages in Bath!? Bath is famous for its Roman Baths and Georgian architecture, but also has a flourishing shopping centre, with plenty of fine restaurants and cafes dotted around for when hunger strikes! Another popular city in the region is that of Bristol, which is continually being modernised and is known as a media and arts centre. There is plenty to do for people of all ages so why not take a look at the holiday cottages Bristol has to offer.
For child friendly Somerset holiday cottages look to the Somerset coast. For a coastal holiday cottage Minehead is an excellent location, offering access to the seaside, but also to Exmoor National Park. Holiday cottages in Somerset are often 'pet friendly', meaning that there is no need to put your beloved dog into kennels (checkout the choice of pet friendly Exmoor and rural Somerset holiday cottages!)!
In terms of holiday cottages Somerset has a number of different types available. You can find fantastic thatched and traditional cottages particularly around the Exmoor and South Somerset areas - some of these are centuries old! What's better for a romantic break away than to cosy up in front of a real fire, in a beautiful, historic Somerset building?
Many self catering options come in the form of former farm buildings or traditional cottages. These are beautiful in their own right and often give you access to some fabulous views of the Somerset countryside.