Somerset Retreats for May Half Term

Make the most of longer daylight hours and quieter times ahead of the summer holidays; May half term is around the corner. Kick start your holiday and browse our list of available self-catering accommodation. We have a selection of luxury cottages of all shapes and sizes in Somerset primed and ready to welcome you. Read more

With the chaos of everyday life - school, jobs, housework - it's sometimes easy to let life fly by. Why not slow down the pace this May half term and book a self-catering cottage in Somerset? We have cottages of all shapes and sizes available, with cottages perfect for solo retreats to family-friendly homes big enough for all your nearest and dearest. Explore Somerset by day, making the most of its stunning countryside, impressive gorges, fine cuisine and striking towns. Then, when you've walked all you can walk, return to your private retreat and snuggle up. If you've got little ones in tow, many of our cottages even have games rooms, so the kids can keep themselves entertained in your home-from-home.

Somerset Self-Catering Cottages for May Half Term

At Classic Cottages we pride ourselves on marketing only the finest quality self-catering accommodation in Somerset and Exmoor. We personally inspect all of our properties, carefully handpicking them onto our books. Don't worry about packing everything and the kitchen sink either. Each property is also equipped with a full inventory, so that everything you could need and more is provided for you. From your bed linens to fluffy towels to enough crockery for everyone, we've got you covered. All that's left for you to do? Enjoy. 

 

We have 26 handpicked cottages for May half term in Somerset

We are no longer accepting new bookings for holidays arriving before the 4th July 2020. COVID-19

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

7 nights from £363

2 bedroom, dog friendly holiday cottage near Lyme Regis, Somerset.


The Stables at Wreath Farm is a beautifully converted single-storey farm building in the gentle south Somerset countryside, an easy drive inland from the gorgeous east Devon and we...

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

7 nights from £363

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £518

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


Manor Farm Lodge is situated on the Somerset/Dorset border with easy access into Devon. This beautifully presented cottage, surrounded by its traditional cottage garden, is the ide...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Sat

7 nights from £518

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £532

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


Oak Tree Barn is a family-friendly and dog-friendly barn conversion with a wonderful level garden in a peaceful setting on the edge of the unspoilt village of Thurloxton, in the fo...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £532

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £544

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


Knights Barton is in a peaceful setting on the edge of the village of Halse, one of the prettiest in Somerset, between the Quantock Hills and Exmoor. This top quality, deceptive...

  • Sleeps 4 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £544

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

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

7 nights from £545

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Wells, Somerset.


What a superb barn conversion! The Piggery is an exceptionally high quality detached property, newly converted and beautifully presented. Set on a working family farm, surrounded b...

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

7 nights from £545

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

7 nights from £545

2 bedroom self catering cottage near Wells, Somerset.


The Cowstall is a fabulous single-storey detached property in a lovely setting at the top of the original farmstead. This exceptionally high quality barn conversion is set on a wor...

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

7 nights from £545

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

7 nights from £550

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. ...

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

7 nights from £550

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

7 nights from £590

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 £590

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £613 *

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


Oliver’s Cottage is a pretty period property in Withypool, a traditional village at the heart of Exmoor National Park with a shop, seasonal tea-room, riverside picnic-area and pub ...

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £613 *

  • Sleeps 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £680 *

3 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 6 + cot
  • Dogs welcome (1 only)
  • Changeover Fri

7 nights from £680 *

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