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4 of the Most Stunning Sights Somerset has to Offer

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  One of the best things about of being on holiday is enjoying the sights, landscapes, and places of interest that you don’t get to appreciate while at home. Here at Lakeview Holiday Cottages in Somerset, we put together a guide of our favourite places to visit if you’re in search of a breath-taking view … Read More

The Art Galleries and Exhibitions of Somerset

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Somerset is a county of many things; we’ve written before of it’s stunning walks and fun activities, but not much of its appeal to those with a passion for art. Here at Lakeview Holiday Cottages in Somerset, we’ve become aware of the number of impressive galleries and exhibitions in Somerset that offer unique sights and … Read More

Benefits of Self-Catering Accommodation when Working Away at Hinkley Point

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When working away from home, your accommodation needs to allow for concentration and organisation, while also being affordable. There are times when staying in a hotel and paying premium amounts for food and other services every night is not a viable option. Here at Lakeview Holiday Cottages in Somerset, we are strong advocates of self-catering … Read More

4 Great Summer Walks in Somerset

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  At Lakeview Holiday Cottages in Somerset, we know that many of our customers visit Somerset for its picturesque sightseeing opportunities and areas of natural beauty. We strongly encourage this view of our wonderful county as it offers a great number of memorable experiences. For those interested in getting outdoors during their countryside holiday or … Read More

How to Make the Most of a Rainy Day on your Somerset Holiday 2017

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The last thing anyone wants during a family holiday in Somerset is a rainy day. Somerset is in England, so rain is very much a possibility at any point in the year. Here’s a short guide to give you some inspiration if you pull back the curtains to find a downpour during your short break … Read More

The Best Water Activities in Somerset

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In the summer, group and family holidays in Somerset involve never ending fun with its beautiful views over rolling hills, long walks and abundance of water activities! With so many lakes and beaches it’s the best place to visit if you’re in love with the water and a thrill seeker or keen fisherman. Discover the … Read More

Why Somerset is the Perfect Place for your Summer ‘Staycation’

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Few people would argue with the statement that Somerset is a gorgeous region of England, but we would state that it’s the ultimate place for a summer ‘staycation’. From Exmoor to the quality of fishing holidays in Somerset, discover why we think its perfect: The South West Coast Path Stretching for 630 miles and starting … Read More

4 Ways to Make the Most of a Short Weekend Break

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Most would love a holiday away to somewhere remote such as Somerset, but sometimes we don’t have as much time as we’d like. If you do find the time, it’s important to make every moment count, from researching the area beforehand to checking supposed hotspots with the locals. Find out our 4 top tips to … Read More

What is Somerset Famous For?

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Somerset is full of unique traditions and landmarks. Whether you associate the county with rolling hills, quaint toy towns or delicious delicacies, there is so much Somerset is famous for. Here are a few of Lakeview Holiday Cottage’s favourites: The Sweet Track The Sweet Track is considered to be the oldest engineered road in the … Read More

Why it’s Important to Getaway

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Going on holiday is important. Whether you’re looking for a short break in Somerset away from the city or some downtime to relieve stress, a quick getaway is the best method to staying healthy. Here are a few reasons why holidays are essential: Family time is the best time Technology can make families feel cut … Read More