Cottages in Somerset

Introduction to Somerset

The county of Somerset is in the south west of EnglandGloucestershire is on its north border, to the Somerset Mapeast is Wiltshire and southerly is Dorset and finally Devon borders Somerset to its south west.

Somerset is over 1,600 square miles and over 1.2m people live there.  There is a thriving tourism industry in Somerset helped by some wonderful historic sites, countryside and sandy beaches.  There are many caves in Somerset and probably the most famous is ‘Cheddar Gorge & Caves’.  

Cheddar Gorge is a ravine cut through the Mendip hills by fast flowing underwater waterways.  Cheddar is also famous for the popular Cheddar Cheese which originates from here.

Music lovers will be familiar with one of England’s key music events.  Glastonbury is the location of this music festival.  Taunton is the county town of Somerset.

If its warm weather and sandy beaches that takes your fancy then Weston Super Mare is a great location to base your holiday. 


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Pets Allowed Cottages that welcome well behaved pets
Large Cottages Large Cottages Ideal for Groups
Pub nearby This cottage is near to a pub
Wheelchair friendly This cottage is suitable for wheelchair users
Hot tub There is a hot tub at this cottage
Romantic Break Suitable for a romantic break
Short Breaks Bookings for short breaks available
Detached Property Cottage is detached
Indoor Pool Cottage has an indoor pool
Outdoor Pool Cottage has an outdoor pool
Sandy Beach within 5 miles Cottage is within aprrox.5 miles of a sandy beach
Sea within 5 miles Cottage is within aprrox.5 miles of the sea
Games Room Cottage has a games room
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