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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in the Glastonbury and Mendip area, England your home away from home

Mendip is one of the most beautiful areas of Britain and includes the Mendip Hills as well as parts of the Somerset Levels. There are five towns in the Mendip area – Shepton Mallet, Frome, Street, Wells and Glastonbury the home of the world famous music festival. All offer visitors a wonderful stay in the countryside of South West England. Here there are numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs as well as camping and caravan sites.

Things to do on holiday to the Glastonbury and Mendip area, England

The beautiful Mendip Hills offer many trails for walkers, cyclists and horse riders to explore with wonderful views well worth photographing including the Tor at Glastonbury. The hills also provide a superb setting for flying kites or models. In the heart of the Mendip Hills is the Charterhouse Centre where visitors can undertake various activities including caving and climbing.

In fact holidaymakers can also try rock climbing at Cheddar Gorge with lessons provided to beginners. Frome offers visitors many activities including bowls, tennis and putting as well as providing skateboard ramps and a children’s’ playground in Victoria Park. There is also a playground in Glastonbury, whilst golfers can enjoy a round on one of several golf courses in the Mendips area including a couple in Frome.

All the towns in the Mendips offer a pleasant mix of eateries such as restaurants, cafes, tea rooms and public houses with food to cater for all tastes. Town shops and markets provide a great variety of gifts, souvenirs, crafts and numerous other locally produced items. In Street there is a shopping village with over 50 outlet stores.

Places to visit on holiday to the Glastonbury and Mendip area, England

The Mendips boast many different and exciting places to visit including museums, historic houses beautiful gardens and an Arts Centre. Families will enjoy taking a ride on the East Somerset Steam Railway or paying a visit to the Wookey Hole Caves. There are plenty of places for nature and wildlife lovers to enjoy here such as Norwood Farm and Somerset Lavender. Other historic buildings in the area include the magnificent Wells Cathedral, Glastonbury Abbey and Nunney Castle, which is just three miles from Frome.

Weather in the Glastonbury and Mendip area, England

The warmest time of the year to visit Glastonbury and the Mendip area is generally July and August when the average high is approximately 21 degrees centigrade. The period between April and July are usually the driest months while December and January is the wettest time of the year with approximately 80mm average rainfall per month.

Travel to the Glastonbury and Mendip area, England

Bristol International Airport is approximately 40 miles from Glastonbury and handles flights to and from a large number of European countries and New York as well as UK cities such as Manchester, Newcastle, Edinburgh and Belfast. Trains run from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads and Castle Cary. There is a regular, half-hourly, bus service connecting Glastonbury to Bristol, Wells and Yeovil.

    Wonderful! 4.9/5
    (17 reviews)
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    • 2 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 4
    Cottage #8068468
    17
    Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (3 reviews)
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      • 3 BR
      • 3 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 8
      House #463825
      3
      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
        Exceptional! 5/5
        (39 reviews)
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        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 4
        Cottage #6094018
        39
        Viewed 57 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.8/5
          (5 reviews)
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          • 3 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Separate Toilet
          • Sleeps 6
          House #8149192
          5
          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (19 reviews)
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            • 2 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Cottage #6103587
            19
            Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
              Wonderful! 4.9/5
              (13 reviews)
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              • 2 BR
              • 3 BA
              • Sleeps 6
              Cottage #8124405
              13
              Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                Excellent! 4.3/5
                (4 reviews)
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                • 4 BR
                • 3 BA
                • Sleeps 9
                Cottage #6874171
                4
                Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 5
                  Cottage #8124298
                  2
                  Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
                    Exceptional! 5/5
                    (9 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 3
                    Cottage #1945866
                    9
                    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                      (8 reviews)
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                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 3
                      Barn #1018400
                      8
                      Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 1 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 2
                        Cottage #8149101
                        7
                          Wonderful! 4.8/5
                          (34 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          House #8172344
                          34
                          Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                            (5 reviews)
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                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 5
                            Cottage #1132119
                            5
                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                              • 2 BR
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 4
                              Cottage #8149816
                              3
                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                • 3 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 8
                                Cottage #6469290
                                2
                                Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                  (5 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  • 2 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Cottage #6856795
                                  5
                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (12 reviews)
                                    avg/night
                                    • 2 BR
                                    • 2 BA
                                    • Sleeps 6
                                    Barn #8156880
                                    12
                                    Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 4
                                      Cottage #6900448
                                      3
                                      Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Exceptional! 5/5
                                        (4 reviews)
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                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Barn #771469vb
                                        4
                                        Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 2 BA
                                          • Sleeps 6
                                          Apartment #1814074
                                          2
                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                            (23 reviews)
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                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 2
                                            Cottage #8159257
                                            23
                                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                              (10 reviews)
                                              avg/night
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Cabin #6561265
                                              10
                                              Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                (4 reviews)
                                                avg/night
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Separate Toilets
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                House #976566vb
                                                4
                                                Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                  • 3 BR
                                                  • 3 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                  Cottage #1839659
                                                  2
                                                  Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                    (8 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 2 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                    Cottage #8116734
                                                    8
                                                    Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      Exceptional! 5/5
                                                      (9 reviews)
                                                      avg/night
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                      Cottage #8046340
                                                      9
                                                      Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        • 1 BR
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                        Apartment #1853906
                                                        1
                                                        Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 3 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                          Cottage #6768398
                                                          1
                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 3 BR
                                                            • 2 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 6
                                                            Cottage #8129563
                                                            2
                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                              Cottage #6856724
                                                              2
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Cottage #8111292
                                                                2
                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                  (5 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                  Cottage #8144592
                                                                  5
                                                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                    (5 reviews)
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Apartment #1932590
                                                                    5
                                                                    Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Apartment #1968931
                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Cottage #3722367
                                                                        3
                                                                        Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                          Cottage #8130143
                                                                          3
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Chalet #1788311
                                                                            5
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (11 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                              • Separate Toilet
                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                              Cottage #731589
                                                                              11
                                                                              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                Cottage #8130913
                                                                                Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • Separate Toilets
                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                  Cottage #1861227
                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                    Apartment #8128208
                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                                                      Cottage #8150174
                                                                                      4
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 3
                                                                                        Apartment #1965764
                                                                                          Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                                                          (5 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Cottage #6850803
                                                                                          5
                                                                                          Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (4 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 2 BR
                                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Cottage #6959816
                                                                                            4
                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Cottage #6550804
                                                                                              1
                                                                                                Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                                (4 reviews)
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Apartment #6933510
                                                                                                4
                                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Cottage #6105552
                                                                                                  Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilets
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                    Cottage #6550811
                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                      Cottage #1969325
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Lovely cottage with friendly owners in beautiful countryside

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a lovely week as a family on the farm and would happily recommend it to others.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017

                                                                                                      Modern small holiday cottage.

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Very clean and tidy. Very quiet despite of busy street. If required, fast and friendly help by the owner. We will like to come back!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 23, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017