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


  • RIMPTON MILL
    Rimpton Mill
    Somerset
    Yeovil
    Barbecue · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Woodburning Stove · Short Breaks All Year · Luxury Collection · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: No Rating: 5 stars More information

  • LITTLE WHITNELL COTT
    Little Whitnell Cott
    Somerset
    Bridgwater
    Barbecue · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Television · Woodburning Stove · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • LANE END
    Lane End
    Somerset
    Weston Super Mare
    Barbecue · Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Sea View · Free Pets · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • ROSSHOLME
    Rossholme
    Somerset
    Burnham-on-Sea
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Swimming Pool · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 21 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • HINDSGROVE COTTAGE
    Hindsgrove Cottage
    Somerset
    Cheddar
    Cot Available · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Highchair · Shower · Stairgate · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Baby and Toddler Friendly · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • BRAE VIEW COTTAGE
    Brae View Cottage
    Somerset
    Weston Super Mare
    Barbecue · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Gold Award · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Sea View · Free Pets · Shower · Television · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 5 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • THE OLD LOG STORE
    The Old Log Store
    Somerset
    Cheddar
    Detached Property · Fuel and Power Included · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • SWEET BRIAR COTTAGE
    Sweet Briar Cottage
    Somerset
    Taunton and The Quantocks
    Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Television · Woodburning Stove · Short Breaks All Year · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • APPLE BARN
    Apple Barn
    Somerset
    Weston Super Mare
    Cot Available · Detached Property · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 5 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • THE GATEHOUSE
    The Gatehouse
    Somerset
    Burnham-on-Sea
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Swimming Pool · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 7 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • THE GREEN FARM
    The Green Farm
    Somerset
    Bath
    Four Poster Bed · Barbecue · DVD player · Dishwasher · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Shower · Stairgate · Television · Winter Short Breaks · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: No Rating: 5 stars More information

  • OLD SOUTH CLEEVE
    Old South Cleeve
    Somerset
    Chard
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Ground Floor Facilities · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Wifi · Winter Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • THE OLD STABLE
    The Old Stable
    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: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • TILHAM COTTAGE
    Tilham Cottage
    Somerset
    Glastonbury
    Cot Available · Detached Property · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Horse Riding Nearby · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Woodburning Stove · Summer Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: No Rating: unavailable More information

  • THE PUMP HOUSE COTTA
    The Pump House Cotta
    Somerset
    Yeovil
    Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • STONE CROP
    Stone Crop
    Somerset
    Bath
    Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Free Pets · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Luxury Collection · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Heritage Collection
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information