Destination guide

Travel to rustic Somerton

The countryside and gardens create a pretty picture of Somerton. Travelers to this relaxing city praise the chocolate shops, horseback riding and coffeehouses. Glastonbury Abbey and Wells Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Somerton

Are you looking for things to do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Somerton a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Royal Bath and West Showground (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)
  • Ashton Windmill (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Somerset Speedway (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Farrington Park Golf Club (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Burnham and Berrow Golf Club (19 mi / 30.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Somerton

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Somerton is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Wookey Hole (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (15.6 mi / 25.2 km)
  • Mapperton Gardens (18.5 mi / 29.7 km)
  • Chew Valley (21 mi / 33.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Somerton

Fly into Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), the closest airport, located 22.4 mi (36.1 km) from the city center.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Somerton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Somerton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Lytes Cary Manor: 1,032 vacation rentals
  • Bath (QQX-Bath Spa Train Station): 1,059 vacation rentals
  • Stembridge Tower Mill: 987 vacation rentals
  • Glastonbury Abbey: 925 vacation rentals
  • Bath Spa Station: 1,060 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Somerton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Somerton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 152 Houses in Somerton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Somerton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 185 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Somerton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 33 vacation rentals with pool available in Somerton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.