Spring is nearly here which means the Easter holidays are fast approaching. Easter bank holiday is less than a month away. As the weather brightens up it is the perfect time to book a holiday cottage in Somerset. Our self-catering cottages in Somerset are booking up fast for April but we do have some availability. With so much to see and do during the Easter holidays in Somerset, we thought we’d put together a list of some great days out for the whole family. 

Get in the Easter spirit

Located about a 20 minute drive from our holiday cottages in Somerset is the Hestercombe house and gardens. If you are looking for things to do during the Easter holidays in Somerset, Hestercombe is perfect. They have a full schedule of activities running from the 2nd to the 24th of April. All the events are suitable for anyone on a family holiday in Somerset. There will be daily Easter egg hunts for the kids. On the bank holiday weekend, there is a range of arts and crafts workshops as well as a petting zoo! 

Visit a craft market

For anyone looking for a weekend market while they are on holiday in Somerset, the Dunster Easter Craft Market is a must. Dunster is one of the most perfectly preserved medieval villages in the UK. During the Easter holidays in Somerset, the Dunster Tithe Barn will host a craft market. Built in the 16th century, the Dunster Tithe Barn has recently undergone a full restoration. Dunster is only about a 45 minute drive from our self-catering cottage in Somerset. This makes it the perfect place for a family day out.  

Enjoy the wildlife 

If you are an animal lover, then the Secret World Wildlife Rescue open weekend is a great way to spend your bank holiday in Somerset. From April 15th to the 18th, they are holding a fantastic weekend of activities and talks. Martin Games from Spring watch will be giving a talk and on Saturday there will be a dog show. The wildlife rescue centre is only about 15 minutes away from our holiday cottages in Somerset 

Experience the Somerset countryside

Perhaps the best bit about our self-catering holidays in Somerset is the beautiful surroundings. Surrounded by picturesque countryside, our holiday cottages in Somerset are stunning this time of year. There are some great nearby walks that make for a perfect day out with the family. As well as some amazing countryside to explore, Somerset also has some amazing places to go and visit. If you are looking to spend your Easter holidays in Somerset, make sure you check out our top things to do in Somerset. 

If you’re interested in booking a self-catering holiday in Somerset for the Easter holidays, then get in touch with us today. If you book your Easter holiday at one of our self-catering cottages in Somerset, then you will receive a free bottle of bubbly on arrival. Contact us today by calling 01278 661584. 


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