Stylish self-catering holidays and short breaks in Somerset

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Self Catering Accommodation near Longleat and Bath

The interior of each By the Byre luxury self catering holiday cottage is light, bright and beautifully furnished. Fully equipped for an enjoyable Somerset holiday, close to Frome, Longleat Safari Park and Bath.

Contemporary furnishings such as modern sofas, fireplaces, soft lighting, with an emphasis on blending style with comfort. Leading out from the living room is a stone paved patio, perfect for sunset drinks, or simply enjoying the view whilst watching the little ones play.

Each of the four self-catering Somerset holiday cottages will sleep four adults in two rooms: one double and one twin bedroom on the first floor. There is a separate family bathroom located on the first floor, with contemporary sanitary-ware, bath with over-shower, wash basin and w.c.

Each property has a stylish contemporary kitchen with granite worktops. They are comprehensively equipped with a microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer; ceramic hob, oven and all conceivable cookware, crockery, glassware etc. The open-plan lounge/dining room has underfloor heating, TV and DVD Player and a good library of films are available to borrow for lazy/wet days whilst on your Somerset holiday.

We pride ourselves on being baby-friendly and are keenly aware of just the type of equipment that helps make your life easier and like a home-from-home. We can provide wooden cots for the younger babies and travel cots for the older ones, along with bed guards, highchairs, sterilisers, changing mats, stair gates. Just let us know, before you set off, your exact requirements.

A separate laundry building (available on request) houses washing machines and dryers shared by all cottage guests. All our Somerset holiday cottages have wireless broadband access. Neither smoking nor pets are permitted.

Holiday Cottage Facilities

Integrated dishwasher, Ceramic Hob + Oven, fridge & freezer
Nespresso compatible espresso machines
Flat screen digital TV, DVD player
Wireless broadband access
Underfloor heating
Contemporary electric fire
Family size bathroom
Downstairs cloakroom


All services are included:– heating, lighting, linen, towels and laundry facilities.  You should not need to bring any cleaning materials, including washing powder, washing up liquid, dishwasher tablets, cloths and tea towels.


Welcome provisions are to be found on arrival for each guest party
A selection of outdoor ride-on toys for children are available
A BBQ is available on request
Babysitting – We can provide parents the details of a trusted local babysitting service


Should you require any ‘extras’ for whilst on holiday in one of our Somerset holiday cottages – please do not hesitate to ask – we have endeavoured to consider all your requirements and anticipate being able to cater for them. Do also ask us about discounted Longleat All-in-One-Day tickets, should you be planning a trip to Longleat Safari Park.


Somerset Holiday Cottage Floor Plan



Holiday Cottage Accommodation

By The Byre Cottage Accommodation Sleep 4 plus infant

Dining table set up for lunch in 2-bedroomed cottage

Modern and fully equipped Holiday Cottage Kitchen

Each Somerset holiday cottage is equipped with comfortable stylish sofas.

Modern looking double bed and furniture in master bedroom

Comfy twin bedroom in 2-bedroomed Somerset cottage

Modern Family bathroom with white suite and non-slip blue floor

Spend quality time with the family on your Somerset holiday