Cottages for May bank holidays in Somerset and Exmoor

May is when Somerset and Exmoor comes alive, the winter is left behind and a sunny day feels like summer in a early May bank holiday cottage.

A sunny day in May can feel like summer, especially in Somerset and Exmoor. The schools have gone back. And the May calendar in the South West is bursting with high days, holidays and Pagan customs so peculiar you couldn't make them up. Have a peek at what's available. Use the search options on the left to choose the length of your break and the area where you want to stay. We've got 13 holiday cottages available in Somerset and Exmoor for your May escape.

We have 13 available for the May Day bank holiday in Somerset and Exmoor

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


Knighton Farm is in a magical setting, tucked into a sheltered valley yet surrounded by the dramatic scenery and wide open space of Exmoor. This traditional farmstead has fishing r...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £345

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. The Barn is a perfect base f...

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

Price per week £438

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


This delightful newly renovated Grade II Listed stone cottage is in the heart of the village of Pilton, with Glastonbury, Wells, Bath and the Mendip Hills within easy reach. 2 Batc...

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

Price per week £446

1 bedroom, dog friendly holiday apartment with a pool in Crewkerne.


This spacious first floor, studio apartment surrounded by panoramic views of the Somerset countryside, close to the Dorset border and the Jurassic Coast, is a real bolt-hole with t...

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £447

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage near Crewkerne, Somerset.


Ideal for a couple or for three guests, Purtington Barn Studio in south Somerset is a very recently converted cottage just a short drive inland from Lyme Regis, Dorset's iconic se...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £460

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Chard, Somerset.


This high quality property is in a glorious rural setting in south Somerset, just a 20 minute drive from the stunning Jurassic coastline at Lyme Regis in Dorset. Purtington Barn Co...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £463

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Ilminster, Somerset.


Situated in the National Trust conservation village of Barrington, Flax Barn is one of four properties created from a group of historic barns, and is a comfortable, well placed bas...

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

Price per week £442

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


Manor Farm Lodge is the ideal base for exploring the fascinating area around the Somerset/Dorset border, and is within easy reach of the stunning Jurassic Coast at Lyme Regis. This...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £465

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2 bedroom holiday cottage near Taunton, Somerset.


Court Cottage lies at the heart of West Monkton, a peaceful Somerset village, below the beautiful Quantock Hills, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, above the Vale of Taunton t...

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

Price per week £479

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage in Dulverton, Somerset.


This beautifully refurbished and spacious Victorian wing of a traditional period farmhouse is in one of those truly stunning settings that Exmoor National Park is all about. The tr...

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

Price per week £561

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