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

7 nights from £400

Dog friendly shepherds hut with 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 £400

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £400

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 retre...

  • Sleeps 2
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £400

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

7 nights from £402

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 £402

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

7 nights from £405

2 bedroom self catering cottage with sea views in Minehead, Somerset.


Set back from the seafront esplanade with fantastic sea views and just steps from the South West Coast Path, Grade II Listed 1 Coastguard Cottages is the perfect location for a fam...

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

7 nights from £405

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

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £409

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

7 nights from £409

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

7 nights from £421

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

7 nights from £421

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

7 nights from £452

2 bedroom, rural 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. ...

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

7 nights from £452

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £476

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


Withypool is at the heart of the beautiful Exmoor National Park and Riverview has a wonderful elevated village position with panoramic views of the River Barle below and the open m...

  • Sleeps 4 + 2 cots
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £476

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

7 nights from £490

2 bedroom, rural holiday cottage with a hot tub, near 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

7 nights from £490

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £512

3 bedroom self catering cottage in Dulverton, Somerset.


This spacious period house is on the edge of Dulverton, the gateway to Exmoor National Park, seconds from the riverside walk into this lovely little town. Andrew’s House is on t...

  • Sleeps 6 + 2 cots
  • Regret no pets
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £512

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