With summer just around the corner and end of term exams on the horizon, the May half-term school holidays are the perfect time to get together as a family and enjoy each other’s company. Before this busy period takes over, why not look at our selection of cottages in Somerset and book a relaxing break. From cosy country cottages to modern beach houses, we have the perfect retreat for all the family this May half-term.
Why spend May half-term in Somerset?
With so many attractions opening for the summer season ahead, you won’t be stuck for things to do. But remember that you are also on the doorstep of some spectacular coastline and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, giving you the perfect opportunity to spend some quality time as a family.
Things to do at May half-term in Somerset:
There are so many amazing family days out during the May school holidays in Somerset. From food festivals to open days at historic attractions and the Royal Bath and West Show, you will find lots of fun things to do. Pony treks and cycle rides across the Quantocks are also a great choice.
Why stay in a Somerset cottage at May half-term?
If you need somewhere to base yourself while exploring the local area and all the fun things that a May half-term brings, have a look at our collection of cottages in Somerset. With lovely locations all across the county, you would be hard pressed to not find something great for all the family.
Three must-see things in Somerset at May half-term:
- Head to Cheddar Gorge where you can discover the amazing caves and adventure activities on offer.
- Hop aboard a train on the East Somerset Railway in Shepton Mallet with its great calendar of events.
- Have a day out at the Royal Bath and West Show or one of the smaller festivals across the county.