Known for its delicious cheese and the fascinating local gorge and caves, Cheddar village is a delightful region of rural Somerset. It’s surrounded by glorious walking territory making it excellent for ramblers, families, dog-friendly holidays, creatives, campers, large groups and adventurers. Not forgetting the peaceful nature of this retreat makes it the perfect getaway for couples seeking romance and tranquillity.
Why visit Cheddar?
On the edge of the Mendip Hills AONB, it’s a beautiful location to spend the holidays. There are countless walks and trails with rural views to discover and dog-friendly pubs and eateries scattered throughout the region. Wander the peaceful village and find a quaint souvenir at one of the local shops.
Things to do in Cheddar:
It’s essential to go down to the limestone gorge and journey into the dark caves to discover secrets of our prehistoric ancestors and learn about the unusual wildlife. Go walking into the Mendip Hills or around the Cheddar Reservoir or have fun trying to pot a hole-in-one at Cheddar Crazy Golf.
Why stay in a Cheddar cottage?
Our cottages provide wonderful bases for roaming the stunning countryside. In this cosy village it’s only right you find a comfortable holiday home where you can relax on your break. With hot tubs, rural views and great attractions on offer, our cottages in Cheddar make for a delightful retreat.
Three must-see things in Cheddar:
- Discover the astounding beauty of Cheddar Gorge and Caves.
- Taste an award-winning cheese at the working dairy and visitor centre of The Cheddar Gorge Cheese Company.
- Take the dog and roam the lovely surroundings, perhaps try completing the Cheddar Treasure Hunt Trail.