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


  • The Smithy
    The Smithy
    Somerset
    Chard
    Barbecue · Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Woodburning Stove · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • RAMSCLIFF COTTAGE
    Ramscliff Cottage
    Somerset
    Cheddar
    Cot Available · Ground Floor Facilities · 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: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • The Mill
    The Mill
    Somerset
    Chard
    Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Rural Location · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • Challey's Cottage
    Challey's Cottage
    Somerset
    Weston Super Mare
    Bike Store · Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Garden / Patio · Games Room · Highchair · Rural Location · Shower · Stairgate · Woodburning Stove · Wifi · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • PRIORY GATE
    Priory Gate
    Somerset
    Minehead
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Dishwasher · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Shower · Television · Winter Short Breaks · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine · Coastal within 1 mile
    Sleeps: 6 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • STABLE COTTAGE
    Stable Cottage
    Somerset
    Bath
    Detached Property · DVD player · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Pub within 1 mile · Free Pets · Television · Woodburning Stove · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · New property
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 4 stars More information

  • STABLE VIEW
    Stable View
    Somerset
    Minehead
    Cot Available · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Gold Award · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Free Pets · Rural Location · Television · Summer Short Breaks · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: Yes Rating: 3 stars More information

  • Typsie Cottage
    Typsie Cottage
    Somerset
    Chard
    Barbecue · DVD player · Dishwasher · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Pub within 1 mile · Television · Woodburning Stove · Wifi · Summer Short Breaks · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · New property
    Sleeps: 3 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • BABY BARROW
    Baby Barrow
    Somerset
    Wells
    Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Pub within 1 mile · Rural Location · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Green Scheme
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • MILLGROVE HOUSE
    Millgrove House
    Somerset
    Taunton and The Quantocks
    Barbecue · Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Games Room · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Open Fire · Rural Location · Satellite TV · Television · Christmas Themed Cottage · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Swimming Pool · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Green Scheme
    Sleeps: 10 Pets: No Rating: 5 stars More information

  • THE BAKEHOUSE
    The Bakehouse
    Somerset
    Weston Super Mare
    Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Woodburning Stove · Wifi · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Heritage Collection · Green Scheme
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • TAFFY'S COTTAGE
    Taffy's Cottage
    Somerset
    Frome
    Cot Available · Detached Property · DVD player · Dishwasher · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Highchair · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Telephone Chargeable · Television · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 4 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • THE STUDIO
    The Studio
    Somerset
    Minehead
    DVD player · Ground Floor Facilities · Fuel and Power Included · Main Fuel or Power incl. · Pub within 1 mile · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine · Green Scheme
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • RUSSET'S EAST WING
    Russet's East Wing
    Somerset
    Taunton and The Quantocks
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Garden / Patio · Rural Location · Shower · Television · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 3 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information

  • COACHMANS COTTAGE
    Coachmans Cottage
    Somerset
    Minehead
    Four Poster Bed · Barbecue · Bike Store · DVD player · Garden / Patio · Games Room · Pub within 1 mile · Horse Riding Nearby · Rural Location · Telephone Chargeable · Woodburning Stove · Christmas Themed Cottage · Wifi · Short Breaks All Year · Swimming Pool · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen Included · Washing Machine
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 4 stars More information

  • SWALLOW BARN
    Swallow Barn
    Somerset
    Bridgwater
    Barbecue · Cot Available · DVD player · Fuel and Power Included · Enclosed Garden / Patio · Garden / Patio · Ideal for Golf · Pub within 1 mile · Rural Location · Television · Christmas Themed Cottage · Short Breaks All Year · Car Parking Available · Bed Linen & Towels Included
    Sleeps: 2 Pets: No Rating: 3 stars More information