A rural setting and delicious food make this family friendly pub a great option near Taunton.
Get away from it all at this country manor house B&B with lovely gardens in Somerset.
Wick House is a homely B&B close to the Quantock Hills and Taunton.
Relax at the traditional Hatch Inn with quality rooms, great food and local ales.
Set in open countryside, this quaint farmhouse B&B is just a mile from Taunton.
Set on the grounds of a working farm, this luxury B&B is filled with character and homely touches.
Close to Exmoor National Park, this dog friendly, 4 star country inn has an excellent restaurant.
Farthings Hotel is a 3 star country house retreat with a restaurant, a few miles from Taunton.
Dogs are welcome at this luxury rural retreat with great access for walks in the Quantock Hills.
Located in the village of Williton, The White House Hotel has a friendly atmosphere.
This country pub has award-winning food and pretty views over the Somerset countryside.
If you're eager to explore the South West of England, Taunton is a good choice. This county town has a rich historical heritage and offers good shopping, restaurants and bars, as well as access to the surrounding Somerset countryside. Choose a bed and breakfast in Taunton and discover what Somerset has to offer.
There are a number of sights of historical interest in and around the area. History lovers staying at a Taunton b and b can set out on the self-guided heritage trail. Sites on the trail include The Market House and The Castle Hotel, and each is marked by a plaque to lead you on your way. The Museum of Somerset, located in the great hall of the 12th century Taunton Castle, is the town's top attraction, offering a fascinating look at the county's hisory from prehistoric times until the present day. This makes an excellent family day out if you're staying at a family friendly B&B in Taunton, as there are interactive exhibitions and trails that the kids will adore.
Other family friendly activities in the area include The Willows and Wetlands Visitor Centre, The Fun Farm or West Sedgemoor Nature Reserve, where bird watchers will delight at the local species. You'll easily find a cheap B&B that will make a great base for getting out in the Somerset countryside and enjoying long walks in the fresh country air. Take a leisurely stroll along The Somerset Towpath or a follow one of the Taunton Circular Trails or the East Deane Way. Head out into the Quantock and the Blackdown Hills, both areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty that are waiting to be explored. There are also numerous opportunities for cycling, horse-riding and other outdoor pursuits within easy reach.
Visitors to Taunton can spend some time relaxing in the town, checking out the stalls at the Antiques and Farmers Market, browsing around the Bath Place shops or taking in a show during an evening out at the Brewhouse Theatre. If you're eager to explore the Somerset countryside from a town centre bed and breakfast Taunton is a lovely choice. As a gateway to the South West, it offers the perfect combination of historical buildings, a modern town centre and country walks.