Rural retreats in Somerset and Exmoor

Pick your perfect rural retreat from our selection of 24 countryside cottages in Somerset and Exmoor.

There's nothing like a good hearty stomp across the fields and a healthy dose of country air to recharge the batteries. Leave behind the hustle and bustle for a world of winding country lanes, fields, woodlands, stepping-stone streams and wild, open moors. Walk, fish, cycle – or just sit back, relax and enjoy the silence from one of our 24 handpicked countryside cottages in Somerset and Exmoor.

We have 24 rural retreats in Somerset and Exmoor to show you.

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 brand new cottage conversion just a short drive inland from Lyme Regis, Dorset's iconic seasid...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £382 - £771

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


The Coach House is in a tranquil hilltop position with countryside views over Somerset, Dorset and Wiltshire and is close to historic Glastonbury, Wells and Bruton. French windows ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £340 - £1329 *

* Includes

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Chard, Somerset.


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

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £382 - £771

2 bedroom, rural self catering cottage in Bridgwater, Somerset.


This peaceful cottage is in a gentle swathe of unspoilt countryside between the Somerset coast and the beautiful Quantock Hills, a 9,500 acre Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty tha...

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

Price per week £410 - £828

2 bedroom, dog friendly cottage with a pool in Crewkerne, Somerset.


This beautifully presented little cottage offers totally enclosed grounds of around 1.5 acres – a delight for those bringing four-legged friends – a fabulous 13 metre heated indoor...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £411 - £894

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage with a hot tub, Taunton, Somerset.


Set in the vale of Taunton, halfway between Exmoor National Park and the beautiful Quantock Hills and an easy drive from the coast, this is a perfect base from which to discover th...

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

Price per week £416 - £980

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


This tranquil detached cottage is in a sheltered rural setting on the edge of the Blackdown Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, with the beautiful Somerset countryside all ar...

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

Price per week £428 - £985

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


Set in the courtyard of an original farmstead in a scenic location, within easy reach of Exmoor National Park’s open moorlands and the lovely market towns of Dulverton and Bampton,...

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

Price per week £435 - £1200

2 bedroom, dog friendly self catering cottage near Bath, Somerset.


This 'best of all boltholes' is just a couple of miles outside the wonderful city of Bath and yet in a rural setting with panoramic valley views and a deep sense of peacefulness. K...

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

Price per week £450 - £870

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Glastonbury, Somerset.


The Old Barn at Cherry May Farm, a delightful past winner of the West Somerset Council Excellence in Building Awards, embraces the very best aspects for 21st Century living with an...

  • Sleeps 4
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £479 - £1220

Loading more