The cold, dreary winter months often makes us yearn for a spring time break. With the Easter holidays getting closer, it seems like the perfect time to pack your bags and visit a home away from home with your loved ones. Surrounded by beautiful countryside and a short journey away from some of the South West’s best events attractions, our self-catering holiday cottages in Somerset are perfect for an Easter getaway.

To make your break extra special, our Easter holiday deal in Somerset gives you 20% off all week’s stays at our holiday cottages in Bridgwater, valid from 4th-20th April 2020.

If you’re planning an Easter break and are looking for things to do, here are some of the top Easter events in Somerset that you might be interested in:

Cadbury Easter egg hunt

For an Easter break with children, this Cadbury Easter egg hunt is a great chance to get stuck in. Taking place at a number of National Trust parks across Somerset, children can follow fun-filled nature trails and solve clues. The best part is, you’ll all get to enjoy a chocolatey treat from Cadbury before heading back to your holiday cottage in Bridgwater!

Coffee, cake and clean up

If you’re venturing out, this family volunteering day at Bossington is both fun and rewarding. Enjoy some coffee and cake before heading down to the beach. Experience the lovely coastal breeze whilst picking up any litter you find along the way, helping to keep the beach clean and tidy!

The Enchanted Cave at Cheddar Gorge

If you’re looking for things to do in Somerset with children, this is a fantastic Easter-themed day out for the whole family. The Enchanted Cave is coming to the famous Cheddar Gorge from 4th-19th April 2020. Follow a special illuminated trail route, where you will find glowing Easter eggs, fairies and crystals. There will also be a chance to find the hidden Easter eggs!

Bike Hire at Glastonbury

What better way to enjoy the Easter sunshine than to hire some bikes and head out on an adventure! A short drive away from your holiday cottage in Bridgwater, this bike hire in Glastonbury is just £20 per bike for the whole day. Experience new areas of beautiful countryside before residing back home to put your feet up.

Treasure Trails

As an alternative to an Easter egg hunt, why not try one of Somerset’s Treasure Trails? Choose from 29 trails throughout Somerset and explore some of the county’s greatest landmarks whilst solving clues! With Murder Mystery, Treasure Hunt or Spy Mission themed trails, there is something to suit everyone. Trails are just £6.99 and take approximately two hours.

Shopping in Somerset

Sometimes there’s nothing better than a bit of retail therapy. There are plenty of beautiful independent gift and local produce shops dotted around Somerset, such as in Hestercombe Gardens and Dunster Castle. From beautiful handmade gifts to locally produced cider and cheese, take it back to your self-catering cottage in Bridgwater to enjoy or wrap it up for your loved ones back home.

For more information about Easter events in Somerset or to book a self-catering holiday cottage at Lakeview, contact us on 01278 661584 or email Book between 4th-20th April 2020 to make the most of our Easter offer!

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