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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

5 Reasons to Start The Day With a Morning Walk

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A morning walk is a great way to start the day. Whether you’re a veteran hiker or just partial to a stroll, rising early during your weekend break in Somerset can have a huge impact on your holiday. Here are 5 great reasons to start your day with a walk. The ultimate stress reliever A … Read More

A Short History of Somerset

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Somerset is an incredible county. Whether you recognise it for its stunning landscapes, bountiful hills or plentiful wildlife, the history behind this part of the UK sometimes often goes unnoticed. Enjoy this quick guide to the county’s history before your weekend break in Somerset. Pre-historic era The history of Somerset dates back as far as … Read More

Somerset: The Ultimate English Experience

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There’s no doubt London is exciting. Whether it’s the landmarks or backstreets that catch your eye, it’s tempting as a visitor to the UK to only explore the capital. For those looking for a true taste of England however, Somerset is the perfect choice. Here are the reasons why Lakeview Holiday Cottages in Somerset is … Read More

Why Lakeview is the Perfect Place for a Group Holiday

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Somerset has it all. Whether you are looking for a relaxing weekend with your loved ones or an adventure with friends, Lakeview Holiday Cottages in Somerset is the perfect place for a group holiday. Weekend breaks in Somerset with friends For those getting away with a group of friends, Lakeview’s holiday lets in Somerset are … Read More