Stylish self-catering holidays and short breaks in Somerset


Come and relax at By The Byre Holiday cottages and lodges; where we combine a warm and friendly welcome with a high standard of self-catering accommodation. Perfectly suited for young families, romantic breaks or group celebrations near to Longleat Safari Park, Bath and many other attractions. 


Electric Car Charger

We are delighted to announce we now have a 7KW DC electric car charger. Please get in touch to find out charges and how to book!


COVID-19 Update - 13th May 2020

It is with a very heavy heart that we are closing By The Byre for the next few weeks (currently 4th July). We know it is absolutely the right thing to do for the safety of our guests, family, neighbours and wider community but it doesn't make it any easier - we LOVE our jobs!

We have been overwhelmed by the support of everyone we have spoken to, so thank you!

Everyone that has a booking up to the end of June should have already been contacted, if not please email us at If you need emergency accommodation please also contact us at and we'll do everything we can to help. 

From our family to yours we hope you stay well in these difficult times. We look forward to welcoming you to By The Byre sometime in the future!


Self-Catering Holiday Cottages and Lodges in Somerset

By The Byre Holidays is a group of charming self-catering holiday accommodation in Somerset. Nestled in open countryside on the edge of the historic stone village of Beckington, our stylish but child-friendly cottages and lodges are the perfect home from home from which to explore the best that both Somerset and Wiltshire has to offer. Only a short drive from the market town of Frome, the internationally renowned Longleat Safari Park and the World Heritage City of Bath.

Self-Catering Accommodation near Longleat

By The Byre holidays are delighted to be able to offer 30% off ONE day tickets to Longleat Safari Park for all guests staying at our accommodation. With 9000-acres of Safari Park to explore and 500 different types of animals you’ll be hard pushed to fit everything into one day, so don’t forget to ask about upgrading to a two-day pass whilst you’re there!