Approximately two-thirds of Exmoor National Park lies in Somerset with the remaining third in North Devon. Exmoor's stunning landscape includes heather moorland, spectacular coastline and secluded valleys.

somerset railway

Attractions in Exmoor include the charm of the many pretty villages along the coast such as Selworthy, Allerford, Bossington, and the charming old fishing village of Porlock.

On the edge of Exmoor do not miss the historic Dunster castle and it's subtropical gardens, set on a hill it offers fantasic views across Exmoor

One of the main attractions in Exmoor is the wonderfully diverse wildlife. Apart from the famous Exmoor ponies, look out for red deer, and bats and badgers as dusk arrives. There are more than 80 resident species of birds and many more visiting birds and passing migrants.

exmoor ponies

In the spring walk through woodland glades carpeted in bluebells. in the summer the moors are sea of purple heather.
The spectacular red and gold shades of the woodlands in autumn are equally stunning.

Exmoor and Somerset Attractions:
Atlantis Adventure Park
Clovelly
Cobbaton Combat Collection
Dartington Crystal
Exmoor Zoological Park
Funder Zone
Ilfracombe Princess
Lynton Cliff Railway
Quince Honey Farm
Tarka Trail Cycle Hire
The Big Sheep
The Gnome Reserve & Wild Flower Garden
The Milky Way Adventure Park
Watermouth Castle
West Somerset Railway


  • Four Jays Cottage
    Four Jays Cottage
    Somerset
    Weston Super Mare
    Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Wifi · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Green Scheme
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • WEST LYNCH
    West Lynch
    Somerset
    Porlock
    Barbecue · Cot Available · Dishwasher · Games Console - Wii · Garden / Patio · Games Room · Highchair · Open Fire · Shower · Thatched Roof · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 12 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • THE COBBLES
    The Cobbles
    Somerset
    Glastonbury
    Cot Available · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Free Pets · Rural Location · Stairgate · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • SHIPS MEWS
    Ships Mews
    Somerset
    Porlock
    DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Pub within 1 mile · Sea View · Shower · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • BOW BRIDGE COTTAGE
    Bow Bridge Cottage
    Somerset
    Chard
    Detached Property · DVD player · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Garden / Patio · Open Fire · Rural Location · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • THE LINHAY
    The Linhay
    Somerset
    Minehead
    Detached Property · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • Harbourside Cottage
    Harbourside Cottage
    Somerset
    Watchet
    DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Sea View · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Bed Linen & Towels Included · New property · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 8 Pets: Yes Rating: unavailable More information

  • NO 4 SHIPS MEWS
    No 4 Ships Mews
    Somerset
    Porlock
    DVD player · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Satellite TV · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • THE RAMBLINGS
    The Ramblings
    Somerset
    Dulverton
    Bike Store · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Pub within 1 mile · Television · Woodburning Stove · Wifi · Winter Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Sleeps: 3 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • HILLSIDE COTTAGE
    Hillside Cottage
    Somerset
    Bath
    Barbecue · Detached Property · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Horse Riding Nearby · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 8 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • THE COTTAGE
    The Cottage
    Somerset
    Bath
    Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Open Fire · Telephone · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • STABLE COTTAGE
    Stable Cottage
    Somerset
    Frome
    Barbecue · Bike Store · Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Gold Award · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Rural Location · Television · Christmas Themed Cottage · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • BRAMBLE COTTAGE
    Bramble Cottage
    Somerset
    Dulverton
    Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Gold Award · Rural Location · Shower · Satellite TV · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • HONEY COTTAGE
    Honey Cottage
    Somerset
    Dulverton
    Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Rural Location · Shower · Satellite TV · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • Little Barn at Rood Cottage
    Little Barn At Rood Cottage
    Somerset
    Glastonbury
    Ground Floor Facilities · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Television · Woodburning Stove · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · New property
    Sleeps: 3 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • WELLS
    Wells
    Somerset
    Frome
    Cot Available · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Games Room · Highchair · Rural Location · Shower · Stairgate · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Swimming Pool · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: No Rating: 5 stars More information