Short breaks in Somerset

Somerset is a great county for a quick getaway, with lots of easily accessible cottages for a short break.Read more

Somerset is one of the UK’s beautiful gems that makes a wonderful destination for a mid-week escape or long weekend break. From the stunning Cheddar Gorge to the open expanses of green countryside, to the quaint seaside towns and beautiful coastline, Somerset really has everything to offer. From country to coast, our luxury self-catering cottages will provide you with a few days in paradise. We even have a number of beautiful baby-friendly and dog-friendly cottages, so the whole family will feel right at home.

 

Spring and Autumn Breaks in Somerset

Whether you’re looking to immerse yourself in history and culture or gaze, awe-inspired at the dramatic natural architecture of Somerset, Spring and Autumn short breaks allow for a wonderful opportunity of exploration away from the throngs. Like the rest of the South West, Somerset is fortunate enough to benefit from milder temperatures than the rest of the country, so occasion for idyllic getaways extend throughout year.

 

Summer Holidays in Somerset

You can’t spell Somerset without Summer. Well, nearly. Summer in this beautiful part of the world is packed with festivals, beach life, beautiful countryside and more. Step away for three or four days and come and see for yourself.

 

Christmas Holidays in Somerset

Do something a little different this year and celebrate Christmas in a home away from home. There are 29 luxury Somerset cottages for you to choose from that will provide you with all the festive comfort and style you could possibly desire.

 

New Year Breaks in Somerset

Whether you want to escape it all or enjoy a party, you’ll want to come back every year.

 

Winter Escapes in Somerset

From warm summers to crisp winters, Somerset always has something special to offer. Receiving around 8-15 days snow, there is also the chance that a short winter break could turn into a fairytale escape. With so much to do, and many dog restrictions lifted from beaches too, the whole family can join in on the fun.

 

We have 29 holiday cottages only a short drive away, for a much needed short escape in Somerset.

We have 29 self-catering cottages in Somerset available for a Short Break

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

7 nights from £323 *

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 £323 *

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  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £331

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage near Wellington, South Devon.


This beautifully presented single-storey property is perfect for exploring the unspoilt Blackdown Hills, the stunning Jurassic Coast – both designated Areas of Outstanding Natural ...

  • Sleeps 3
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £331

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

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

7 nights from £338 *

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Ilminster, Somerset.


Flax Barn is located in the beautiful south Somerset village of Barrington, not far from the Dorset border. Barrington Court - one of several National Trust properties in the immed...

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

7 nights from £338 *

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

7 nights from £347

1 bedroom self catering cottage near Crewkerne, Somerset.


This really is the most beautifully designed bolthole for two. A romantic retreat with 'wow' factor in a traditional, rural hamlet setting in gorgeous south Somerset, close to the ...

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

7 nights from £347

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

7 nights from £348

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 £348

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £359

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 £359

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £359

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


High up in Somerset's Quantock Hills, with some of the best walking this varied county has to offer right on the doorstep, Headford Farm Cottage is an excellent rural holiday base....

  • Sleeps 2 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £359

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £362

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


Orchard Barn is a stone's throw from the stunning Quantock Hills Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty; 9,500 acres of open moorland, deep wooded valleys and panoramic views. The sing...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £362

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

7 nights from £379

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


Sitting in the heart of Exmoor National Park, Week Cottage dates back to the 1690s and is all picture-book old world charm inside. A spacious boot-room, perfect for muddy boots (an...

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

7 nights from £379

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £387

2 bedroom holiday cottage near Ilminster, Somerset.


Hayloft is in the heart of Barrington – a National Trust conservation village near the historic market town of Ilminster in south Somerset. This welcoming barn conversion is wit...

  • Sleeps 3 + cot
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £387

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