A hub of culture in the West country, and home to British ballooning, Wallace and Gromit and Blue Glass. Investment in waterside attractions lined with restaurants, museums and galleries give Bristol a unique energy.
Discover the splendour of Bath, a world heritage site, famed for its Roman spa baths, Georgian architecture, theatres, shops and restaurants.
The market town of Taunton is well served by shops, and restaurants. Based just outside the town is the home of Taunton Cider, which is open to visitors. Also close by is the beautiful Exmoor National Park.
The National Trust
Somerset is home to various inspirational places to visit, including houses, gardens and countryside.
Exmoor National Park
This is within easy reach of Ashton Cottages and offers excellent outdoor activities throughout the year, as well as stunning views, walking and wildlife.
Bath & West Showground
Featuring many events throughout the year, from classic car and motorbike shows, to equestrian events, gardening shows, building and renovation shows and of course the annual agricultural and rural showcase Bath and West Show.