Short Breaks in Somerset

Described by many as the secret jewel of the West Country, Somerset has much of the appeal of Devon and Cornwall but without the distance – making it an increasingly popular destination for short breaks.
And with a range of accommodation and locations in the county to suit all tastes and budgets, Farm Stay can help you find the perfect place to stay.

Whether you’re looking for a weekend or mid week break, with family or friends, our high quality self-catering cottages and farm-based countryside B&Bs provide a welcome retreat in the heart of the beautiful Somerset countryside. Most of our properties are available for short breaks all year round, allowing you to appreciate all that Somerset has to offer without the crowds getting in your way and without paying peak prices during school holidays. Subject to availability, you can often book at the last minute if you suddenly feel the urge to get away for a couple of days.

Short Break in Somerset

Famous for its cider and cheese, Somerset is a food lover’s paradise. It also has a diverse landscape and rich heritage waiting to be explored.

Those on short breaks won’t find a shortage of things to do in the local area, from exploring the nature trails, cycling, fishing and horse riding to attending the various festivals and carnivals.

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Regional attractions include Wookey Hole, Cheddar Gorge, Wells Cathedral, historic Glastonbury and Weston-super-Mare, as well as the vibrant cities of Bath and Bristol. Add to these several National Trust properties and award-winning gardens, and there really is something for everyone in this delightful county.


To find options for short breaks in Somerset with Farm Stay, please use the search links on the left of this page with ‘Somerset’ as your destination.  

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Sticklinch Farm Cottage

Glastonbury, Somerset

Enjoy a rural smallholding in a self-catering farmhouse annex plus hot tub with views of the Mendip Hills....

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£425 -£750 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-5 in 1 Unit
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Swallow Barn

Wells, Somerset

A delightful barn conversion furnished to excellent standard throughout. Ideally situated for family breaks...

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£385 -£795 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-7 in 1 Unit
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Cumberwell Country Cottages

Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire

18th Century tythe barn converted into seven tastefully furnished spacious holiday cottages maintaining many...

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£225 -£1150 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-4 in 7 Units
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Wall Eden Farm

Highbridge, Somerset

Set within 7 acres of grounds, Wall Eden Farm offers a selection of 8 luxury log cabins for your next...

£349 -£1099 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-6 in 8 Units
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Exmoor Cottages - Westermill Farm

Exford, Somerset

Working hill farm. International Dark Sky Reserve. Westermill does not border any roads. Ideal base for...

£335 -£700 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-8 in 5 Units
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Somerset Yurts

Taunton, Somerset

Fantastic eco friendly yurt retreat nestled on a working dairy farm. Months open: Mar - Sept

£125 -£700 per unit/pitch per night
Type:
Glamping & Camping
Sleeps:
0 in 5 Units/Pitches
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Peckhold Ash B&B

Templecombe, Somerset

2 room Bed and Breakfast on a small farm between Templecombe and Wincanton. Very accessible from A303 at...

£75 -£85 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-2 in 2 Rooms
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Pyrland Farm

Taunton, Somerset

Victorian farmhouse set at the foot of the Quantock hills, one mile from Taunton town centre and close to the...

Visit England 4 * rating
£75 -£85 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Sleeps:
1-3 in 4 Rooms
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Middlewick Cottages

Glastonbury, Somerset

16th Century farmstead set within 16 acres at base of Glastonbury Tor. Indoor swimming pool, steam room. 10...

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£375 -£1400 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-6 in 12 Units
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Honeysuckle Cottage

Wells, Somerset

Situated in heart of rural Somerset and on small working farm, this recent barn conversion maintains the...

AA 4 * rating
£295 -£650 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-5 in 1 Unit
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