Short breaks in Somerset and Exmoor

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

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 38 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 38 holiday cottages only a short drive away, for a much needed short escape in Somerset.

We have 38 self-catering cottages in Somerset and Exmoor available for a Short Break

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

Price per week £358 - £689

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


Oak Tree Barn is a family-friendly and dog-friendly barn conversion in a peaceful setting on the edge of the unspoilt village of Thurloxton, in the foothills of the Quantock Hills ...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

Price per week £368 - £890 *

* Includes 10% off for parties up to 2 + cot on selected dates.

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 £370 - £699

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


This delightful little Grade II Listed stone cottage is in the heart of the village of Pilton, near Glastonbury. 2 Batch Cottages, in Bread Street, was likely to have been one of t...

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

Price per week £374 - £756

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


This unique pied-a-terre, close to the Somerset/Dorset border not far from the Jurassic Coast, stands in its own private wildlife meadow. Perfect for couples, this idyllic retreat ...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

Price per week £376 - £770

Shepherds Hut with a hot tub sat on its own fishing pond near Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset.


The setting for this beautifully designed and fitted shepherd's hut is a celebration of what this kind of experience is all about. The gentle valley location is at the western edge...

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

Price per week £376 - £725

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  • 10% off

    27 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018

    £710.00 £639.00

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

Price per week £335 - £786

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 within...

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

Price per week £372 - £873

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  • 20% off

    27 Jul 2018 - 3 Aug 2018

    £855.00 £684.00

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 £370 - £1150 *

* Includes 30% off for parties up to 4 + cot on selected dates. 30% off for parties up to 1 + cot between 5 Jan and 13 Jul 2019. One of the ground floor bedrooms is excluded at the discounted rate.

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 £371 - £765

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  • 20% off

    3 Aug 2018 - 10 Aug 2018

    £750.00 £600.00

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

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