St John the Baptist's Church, Wellington, Somerset (Image credit: http://www.flickr.com/photos/21678559%40N06/3769175625)

St John the Baptist's Church, Wellington, Somerset

Wellington sits close to Somerset's border with Devon, and by the Blackdown Hills. The town is a perfect base for walkers. Enjoy a traditional countryside stay, and visit the Runnington Fruit Farm where you'll have the opportunity to pick your own produce including strawberries, raspberries, currants, gooseberries, blackberries and rhubarb. Surrounded by countryside, the Wellington area has a number of nature reserves, and provides the ideal location for peaceful breaks or walking holidays.

The Wellington Museum is free to visit, and has exhibits relating to the town's history and local businesses that were based in the area, with some of the most interesting displays including an Armada Chest, artefacts from Wellington's twinned towns and educational information about the Duke of Wellington. You can watch one of the latest films screened at the Wellesley Cinema, which is a 1930s art deco picture house, or visit the award-winning Wellington Park for a family picnic.

Wellington places to stay include B&Bs, caravan parks, holiday cottages and hotels. The town has traditional inns, and barn conversions perfect for a self-catering break. Compare prices and find Wellington accommodation to suit all budgets and tastes.

Accommodation in Wellington

  • Wiveliscombe   (6.1 miles from the centre of Wellington)
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    £389
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    Self catering holiday cottages & lodges in delightful wooded hillside location close to Exmoor National Park. Sleeping from 2-9 people, pet friendly
     
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  • Whipcott   (4.4 miles from the centre of Wellington)
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    £369
    Per week (seasonal) sleeps 2-5
     
    Hoseasons Holiday Lodges in Holcombe Rogus in Somerset with great saver deals available. Lots of leisure activities nearby
     
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  • Kittisford Barton   (4.0 miles from the centre of Wellington)
    Sleeps 6
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    £770
    Per week (seasonal) sleeps 6
     
    Luxury glamping accommodation near Taunton set on a 260 acre organic farm. Canvas bungalows with terraces & wood burner stoves ideal for up to 6 people. Dog friendly.
     
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  • Wellington   (2.3 miles from the centre of Wellington)
    Sleeps 4
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    £308
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 4
     
    Charming barn conversion cottage in Wellington ideal for exploring the Somerset countryside. Two bedrooms, designated parking, disabled access & Freeview TV.
     
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  • Wellington   (2.4 miles from the centre of Wellington)
    Sleeps 4
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    £229
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 4
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    The Retreat is a detached barn conversion situated in Sampford Moor, just three miles from Wellington. It sleeps four across two bedrooms.
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  • Wellington   (1.7 miles from the centre of Wellington)
    Sleeps 3
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    £294
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    This semi-detached cottage is located in the Vale of Taunton Deane in Somerset, 3 miles from Wellington, and can sleep three people in two bedrooms.
     
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  • Near Wiveliscombe   (7.7 miles from the centre of Wellington)
    Sleeps 4
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    £349
    Per week (seasonal), sleeps 4
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    A semi-detached cottage in a village location in Huish Champflower in Somerset, this property sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
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  • Runnington   (1.4 miles from the centre of Wellington)
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    £85
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    Set in the tranquil Somerset countryside, 2 miles from Wellington town centre, Cider Barn offers rooms with free Wi-Fi and free parking. The old market town of Taunton is a 20-m...
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