Somerset Cottages for May Day Bank Holiday

With the commitments of everyday life heavy from winter, May presents an excellent opportunity to escape for a while. And where better to spend your May Day bank holiday than Somerset? At Classic Cottages, we have a range of 12 self-catering holiday cottages available for you to choose from. Offering wide variety and consistent quality, you can look forward to a dream retreat in Somerset. Read more

Whether you are continuing a tradition and revisiting a firm favourite, or would like to try something different and find somewhere new, our Somerset collection offers ample opportunities to enjoy the county this May. From coastal cottages to country retreats to hubs in the middle of quaint towns, our properties cater for groups of all sizes. It's great news if you have a four-legged friend, as many are dog-friendly too. Browse through our 12 available self-catering cottages in Somerset and Exmoor and find the one to suit you. With each one carefully selected and fully equipped, you are sure to enjoy some of the finest accommodation in Somerset. Start May on the right foot and secure your May Day bank holiday break today. Everyone deserves to indulge in some TLC now and then, so why don't you?

12 cottages for a Somerset May Day bank holiday break

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £395

Lane Cottage

2482

1 bedroom, dog friendly cottage in Dulverton, Somerset.


Lane Cottage is a perfect Exmoor bolthole, tucked into a little square in the centre of the lovely market town of Dulverton. The cottage is really cosy with a multi-burner in th...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £395

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £514

The Cider Shed

4870

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Ilminster, Somerset.


Located in an unspoilt area of south Somerset and thoughtfully converted by the owners, The Cider Shed is a characterful cottage just perfect for couples seeking a short break or h...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £514

Need more time? Reserve any cottage for up to 24 hours before booking.

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £498

Manor Farm Lodge

1616

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Beaminster, Somerset.


Manor Farm Lodge is situated on the Somerset/Dorset border with easy access into Devon. This beautifully presented cottage, surrounded by its traditional cottage garden, is the ide...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £498

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £525

Meadow View

4613

2 bedroom, dog friendly, rural cottage near Taunton, Somerset.


A modern and welcoming cottage, in a dreamy setting is waiting for you… nestled close to the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Meadow View is one of two cottages t...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £525

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £532

Horseshoe Cottage

4848

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near Wellington, Somerset.


Situated on the corner of the owners' working dairy farm, this countryside retreat is a great spot for your Somerset holiday. Recently renovated, this cottage offers all the mod-co...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £532

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £603

The Stables

4612

2 bedroom, dog friendly, rural cottage near Taunton, Somerset.


Rolling Somerset hills, a tranquil setting and a beautiful holiday cottage - what more could you ask for? Nestled close to the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Th...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £603

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £774

Minstrels

4930

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Glastonbury, Somerset.


As soon as you step through the front door of this gorgeous cottage, you will fall in love with its character and charm. It is easy to see where the cottage gets its name when you ...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £774

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1121 *

Holywell House

4747

4 bedroom. rural cottage near Wellington Somerset.


If you are looking for a truly special place to enjoy a holiday with all the family then look no further than Holywell House. Constructed in 2017, this fabulous house offers all th...

  • Sleeps 8 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £1121 *

Readymade beds and fluffy towels; this simple but appreciated welcome is standard with us.

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £762

Frogwell Cottage

4714

3 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Dulverton, Somerset.


Picture yourself on holiday with a glass of bubbly in hand, surrounded by nothing but fields and countryside, under the spectacle of Exmoor National Park International Dark Sky Res...

  • Sleeps 5 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £762

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £749

Oliver’s Cottage

2408

3 bedroom, dog friendly cottage near the market town of Dulverton, Somerset.


Oliver’s Cottage is a pretty period property in Withypool, a traditional village at the heart of Exmoor National Park with a shop, seasonal tea-room, riverside picnic-area and pub ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £749

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