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&B's 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.
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.
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 results below or for a wider area use the search link on the left of this page.