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 29 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 29 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?

29 cottages for a Somerset May Day bank holiday break

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £346 *

Cleveland Cottage

1968

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Dulverton, Somerset.


Cleveland Cottage has the advantage of a choice of two prices – for bookings by two or four guests. This very pretty cottage, on the edge of Exmoor National Park, a few miles from ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £346 *

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

7 nights from £360

Lane Cottage

2482

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering 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 £360

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

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

7 nights from £365

Pitt Farm Cottage

3012

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Dulverton, Somerset.


This beautifully refurbished 17th Century cottage has been designed as a comfortable bolthole for two, a little tucked away base on the edge of beautiful Exmoor National Park. P...

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

7 nights from £365

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

7 nights from £389

Little Whitford

4542

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Taunton, Somerset.


Nestled in the Blackdown Hills, in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, you will find super cute Little Whitford. All on one level, this small but perfectly formed bolthole for t...

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

7 nights from £389

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £390

Dieppy Farm Cottage

2788

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


Dieppy Farm Cottage is a delightful bolthole in the peaceful village of Skilgate, on the edge of Exmoor's stunning National Park. This most welcoming single-storey cottage has a hu...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £390

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

7 nights from £424

Ashey Barn

2787

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Wells, Somerset.


This converted single-storey barn is in a peaceful rural position on the edge of Somerset’s Mendip Hills, within easy reach of Bath, Bristol and Wells. Ashey Barn is a perfect base...

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

7 nights from £424

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

7 nights from £436

Lamb's Tale Shepherd's Hut

3246

Shepherds Hut with hot tub, dog friendly near Bridgwater, Somerset.


Somerset's Quantock Hills – a nine and a half thousand acre Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty – rise up just behind the farm setting for this beautifully crafted, bespoke Shepherd...

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

7 nights from £436

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

7 nights from £436

Duck's Puddle Shepherd's Hut

4026

Dog friendly shepherds hut with a hot tub near Bridgwater, Somerset.


At the heart of a farmstead in the Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Duck's Puddle enjoys its own enclosed and private setting complete with a hot tub and little b...

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

7 nights from £436

Each and every one of our cottages is fully equipped with everything you’ll need on holiday.

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £436

The Pump House

2098

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


Seize a totally unique opportunity and book a stay in this stunningly converted pump house on the Somerset/Dorset border, close to the dramatic beaches and clifftop walks of the Ju...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £436

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £459

Headford Farm Cottage

2809

1 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Taunton, Somerset.


Headford Farm Cottage is on the edge of a rural hamlet high up in Somerset's Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. This stunning ancient landscape covers 100 square ki...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Thu

7 nights from £459

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