Last Christmas was an unusual time for all of us as we missed out on fun Christmas activities, markets, and events. If you were thinking of having a family holiday in Somerset this winter, you may be happy to know that festive fun is making a comeback to towns around South West this Christmas season.
At Lakeview Holiday Cottages we’ve put together a list of some of the best things to do in Somerset this Christmas.
1. Enjoy Somerset’s Christmas Markets
Somerset boasts some of the best Christmas markets in the country, with a variety of stalls featuring local produce and delicious festive foods and drinks.
From popular options such as Bath’s world-famous Christmas market to the delightfully local Wells Christmas Market, there are plenty of Christmas markets to choose from in and nearby Somerset.
If you’re thinking of visiting any of these fantastic markets, our holiday cottages in Somerset provide the perfect place to stay nearby.
2. Walk in a Winter Wonderland at Wookey Hole
If you’re looking for one of kind Christmas experience that is truly magical and fun for all the family, then Wookey Hole’s Winter Wonderland should definitely be on your to do list this Christmas. Come and see the magnificent Wookey Hole Caves illuminate with the biggest underground cave light spectacular!
With more than 20 fantastic attractions this unique event will guarantee you a full day of family fun, including a Christmas circus show, a 4D cinema experience showing ‘Happy Feet’ as well as a meeting with Santa and reindeer.
3. Explore Outdoors
Are you an outdoorsy type and looking for a place to escape away from the city crowds this festive season? Somerset is the perfect place for a peaceful escape. Why not explore Prior Park’s Christmas trail or take a stroll around stunning Hestercombe Gardens?
Or if it is a rural retreat you are after, then check out our holiday cottages in Somerset. With 12 acres of private land, you will find yourself in a home like comfort yet with nature at your doorstep.
4. Hop aboard Santa Express
Step aboard the festively decorated heritage carriages of Santa Express and take your family on a wonderful journey through West Somerset’s winter countryside. There’s no better way to get into the festive mood, relax and have some fun while enjoying fabulous winter scenery. Santa’s presents and refreshments will be waiting for you onboard along with Christmas cheer and excitement.
Plan your family Christmas holiday in Somerset
Christmas is a magical time of the year no matter where you are spending it, but some of the seasonal festivities taking place in Somerset this year are making it one of the best places to be.
So, if you fancy making the most of this Christmas season and planning a weekend or a few days away, then why not take a look at our holiday cottages in Somerset? With a stay in one of our cosy holiday cottages, you are sure to get into that festive Christmas spirit and to top it off, all our Christmas bookings will receive a complimentary bottle of bubbly and mince pies. Book your 3 bed or 2 bed self catering accommodation today.