Somerset Bed & Breakfast accommodation includes numerous award-winners and a variety of beautiful historic guest houses from elegant Georgian town houses in Bath to 17th century coach house B&Bs in the heart of the Mendips or Quantock Hills. The Somerset Coast is brimming with classic Edwardian and Victorian seaside guest houses and Somerset has many award-winning guest houses with a Gold Award or a 4/5 Star grade. Modern facilities such as free WiFi usually come as standard, and if you’re looking to book B&Bs with parking, simply select the parking category. Both Bath and Bristol offer an excellent choice of B&Bs with private parking just a few minutes’ walk from city centres.
The region’s coast and countryside contains hundreds of B&B guest houses to suit all leisure, business and family holiday tastes. The cities of Bristol and Bath have their own unique range of bed and breakfast accommodation including luxury boutique B&Bs in the centre and affordable quality guest houses located in leafy suburbs, just a short stroll from central business, shopping and attraction quarters. Somerset’s emphasis on local and organic produce means you can be assured of a hearty, locally sourced breakfast inclusive in your B&B stay. Choose from hundreds of B&Bs in and around the region’s coast and country locations including popular seaside locations such as Weston-super-Mare and Burnham-on-Sea, county town Taunton, cathedral city Wells and Exmoor National Park. Usually family run, B&Bs offer a warm welcome and owners often have specialist knowledge of the area, and can recommend the best restaurants, inns and attractions.
B&Bs in Exmoor, The Mendips & Quantocks
In Exmoor and the county’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty you’ll find a wealth of stunning farmhouse B&Bs, many of which welcome pets (dogs and horses), and extend a warm welcome to walkers and cyclists. Find great Exmoor B&Bs in top walking, horse riding and outdoor activity hotspots such as Exford and Wheddon Cross in the heart of the National Park. A large number of quality B&B accommodation is also located in peripheral locations on the edge of Exmoor such as Dulverton, Dunster, and on the coast at Minehead, Watchet and Porlock. B&Bs across Somerset’s rural heartlands cater exceptionally well for outdoor activity holidays featuring onsite bike storage and extra friendly services such as hot toddy flasks for those long walks.
Discover wonderful family friendly farmhouse B&Bs in the heart of Exmoor National Park with petting farm animals, games and cosy lounges with Playstations, DVDs and more. Families return year on year to family run Somerset B&Bs in favourite family holiday destinations such as Weston-super-Mare, Minehead, Exmoor and the cities of Bath, Bristol and Wells all packed with interactive museums and attractions catering well for families. You’ll find a wide choice of family friendly B&Bs near Wookey Hole in the Wells area and a good choice close to popular Cheddar Gorge. Seaside Weston offers an excellent choice of bed and breakfast accommodation with spacious family en-suite rooms which go that extra mile to ensure a comfortable stay for families with children providing cots, highchairs, baby sitting services and great extras such as games, DVDs, and access to microwaves and mini fridges.
Romantic/ Historic B&Bs
A Somerset B&B stay offers the complete romantic package, and always a stunning location in a historic city, along a beautiful coastline or in spectacular rural landscapes across Exmoor, the Mendips and the Quantocks. A wealth of lovingly modernised period B&B guest houses are available throughout the region. Choose a Victorian B&B with roll top bath and vaulted ceilings or book a charming Grade I Listed barn or old dairy B&B in the Blackdown Hills or the Quantocks, with luxury suites containing original stone walls and timbers. The ancient villages, market towns and county towns of Somerset are where to find some of England’s oldest character B&Bs, including 14th century thatched cottage B&Bs with old oak floors and inglenook fireplaces with open fires perfect for year round romantic breaks.
Somerset’s coast and countryside is a top spot for holidays with dogs. The region doesn’t disappoint with its wide choice of B&B accommodation in Exmoor National Park, and in the centre and south of the region. Find great B&B guest houses near dog friendly beaches such as Sand Bay, Porlock, the Berrows and Brean beaches. Off peak, many of Somerset’s beaches including Minehead, Burnham and Clevedon welcome dogs, so autumn and winter are a great time for a dog friendly B&B break on the Somerset Coast. It’s not just dogs welcome in Somerset B&Bs – many of Exmoor’s bed and breakfast establishments welcome horses with all the necessary facilities including stabling and tack rooms. Both the Mendip and Quantock Hills are great for holidays and short breaks with dogs containing miles of footpaths, bridleways, open access countryside and walking trails like the Mendip Way and the Coleridge Way.