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The county of Somerset is situated in South West England and is a county associated with the Arthurian legend and in particular the legend of the Holy Grail. It is also a largely rural county and many traditional crafts can still be found in evidence such as basketry, cheese making and the production of strong apple cider! Somerset's county town is Taunton and the county has two cities; the Georgian splendour and Roman baths at Bath and England's smallest cathedral city in Wells. Other major towns include Bridgwater, Yeovil, Frome and the seaside resorts of Minehead & Weston-super-Mare.

Somerset is a county of contrast, with the flat expanses of the Somerset Levels interspersed with ranges of hills such as the Mendips and the Quantocks, valleys and gorges such as the Chew Valley and Cheddar Gorge respectively, and vast moorlands such as Exmoor. At its northern edge the Bristol Channel coast can be found while the River Severn passes its western side.

Places to visit include Glastonbury with its spectacular abbey ruins and the town's mystical associations, the caves of Wookey Hole and Cheddar and the stately splendour of the Tyntesfield estate or Barrington Court. Take a leisurely ride on the West Somerset Railway or a trip to the Fleet Air Arm Museum at Yeovilton to view its vast range of aircraft on show.


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    • House
    • 5 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    Big holiday house tucked away in a peaceful spot in SOMERSET'S beautiful Blackdown Hills. Sleeps 2-14 in 5 bedrooms, has a HOT TUB and SA...

    • Sleeps 2-10 in 5 Bedrooms
    • +4 beds at no extra charge - great for children
    • Private Hot Tub, Sauna and Fire Pit

    Prices from £1,300.00

    • House
    • 7 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 16

    Sleeps 14 (plus 2) in large country house with 7 bedrooms

    • Sleeps 14 in seven bedrooms
    • Stunning views
    • 5 bathrooms (4 en suite) + ground floor shower room

    Prices from £1,500.00

    • Farmhouse
    • 8 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 21

    A beautifully renovated farmhouse in SOMERSET sleeping 18 people in 8 bedrooms (3 EXTRA beds available charged per person). There's an IN...

    • Sleeps 2-18 in 8 en suite bedrooms
    • Private Indoor Pool
    • Private Hot Tub and Sauna

    Prices from £2,300.00

    • Farmhouse
    • 6 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 14

    A charming SOMERSET farmhouse tucked away down a private lane. Sleeps 12 in 6 bedrooms (2 EXTRA beds available charged per person), so 14...

    • Sleeps 2-12 in 6 bedrooms
    • 2 further guests at an extra charge
    • Indoor 5m Swim Spa with Changing Area

    Prices from £1,770.00

    • House
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 7

    The Hay Barn offers breath-taking views over our paddocks and the surrounding hills from every window and the outside terrace. There are ...

    • Sleeps 7 guests
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • Living area with high quality sofa beds

    Prices from £550.00

    • House
    • 2 Bedrooms
    • Sleeps 5

    The Old Reading Rooms is a Grade II Listed town house offering spacious accommodation for up to 4 guests over three floors together with ...

    • Grade II Listed town house
    • Sleeps 4
    • Private and enclosed courtyard


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