Christmas in Somerset is enchanting. Bracing coastal winter walks along deserted beaches, villages lit up with sparkling lights, and tempting Christmas markets bursting with local produce make Somerset an ideal location for a festive break. Our collection of self-catering cottages in Somerset are the perfect place to spend Christmas whether you are looking for a cosy cottage or a larger contemporary property.
Why spend Christmas in Somerset?
There’s no better way to spend Christmas than in the pretty county of Somerset. Whether you are looking for a tranquil getaway amongst rolling countryside, a fun beach Christmas with family and friends or a vibrant town, we will have somewhere for you.
Things to do at Christmas in Somerset:
A whole host of sparkling festive events take place across the county in the lead up to Christmas including ‘Carols under the Stars’ in the Blackdown Hills, ‘Reindeer Trails’ at the Museum of Somerset and bustling Christmas markets. Don’t miss shopping at the Great House at Kilver Court.
Why stay in a Somerset cottage at Christmas?
Somerset offers something for everybody at Christmas. From cosy fisherman’s cottages for a romantic Christmas by the sea to large contemporary houses with roaring fires and hot tubs, we have the perfect self-catering accommodation for celebrating with friends and family this festive season.
Three must-see things in Somerset at Christmas:
- Sign up for the ‘Reindeer Trail’ around the Museum of Somerset and meet Santa with his sack of gifts.
- Hop aboard the ‘Santa Special’ on the West Somerset Railway at Minehead and take in the spectacular winter scenery.
- Visit the magical winter wonderland hidden beneath the Mendip Hills.