Wells Cathedral

Properties to hire in Somerset

Hire the whole hostel, cottage or house with YHA Exclusive Hire in Somerset

Enjoy your own space in Somerset

Would you like to enjoy the space of a whole YHA hostel and have the place to yourself and your loved ones? Book our Somerset properties exclusively, just for your group.

Get ready to make memories that will last a lifetime and experience a getaway a great mix of city and countryside with family and friends. Some of our properties allow you to holiday with your four-legged companion too. Discover our unique places to hire in Somerset. We’re sure you’ll have a holiday to remember.

YHA properties to hire in Somerset

YHA Cheddar Barton exterior

YHA Cheddar - Barton

Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3HN

  • Sleeps up to 15 guests
  • 7 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Cheddar Main Building exterior

YHA Cheddar - Main Building

Cheddar, Somerset, BS27 3HN

  • Sleeps up to 30 guests
  • 8 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Minehead exterior

YHA Minehead

Minehead, Somerset, TA24 6EW

  • Sleeps up to 32 guests
  • 8 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms
  • Assistance dogs only

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YHA Street exterior

YHA Street

Street, Somerset, BA16 0TZ

  • Sleeps up to 25 guests
  • 9 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
  • Dogs welcome

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Why book with YHA Exclusive Hire?

Get away together

Bring your family and friends with properties for a range of group sizes

Enjoy your own space

With sole use of the property, you can come and go as you please

YHA Member discount

Become a YHA member and save on every booking

Young person discount

Bringing anyone under 26 years old? You'll get 5% off

Suitable for events

Perfect for birthday celebrations, anniversaries or annual trips

Best price guaranteed

Book direct for the lowest and fairest price

Cater to all tastes

Self-catering kitchen with utensils, crockery and cutlery

COVID-19 secure

Things to do in Somerset

Welcome to Somerset

Somerset is one of the UK’s most varied counties, with plenty of history and points of interest for visitors to discover when holidaying in the area.

This county of contrasts ranges from the exposed moorland of Exmoor National Park and the flat land of the Somerset Levels to three Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty and the historic city of Bath. Whether you wish to enjoy open countryside, breath-taking landscapes, sandy beaches, traditional cities, famous landmarks including Glastonbury Tor and Cheddar Gorge, or spend a weekend at Glastonbury Festival, we’re sure you will have a memorable time.

Farm park

Animal Farm Adventure Park

Animal Farm Adventure Park has it all - from the Animal Safari trail and paddocks, to the land train, play barn and adventure play areas.  Set on the Somerset levels, the farm nestles between the

Bath Abbey

Bath Abbey

Whether you want to join in with a service or just take in the breathtaking architecture, the abbey is a must see!

Bath spa

Bath Thermal Spa

Enjoy a spa experience in Britain's only natural thermal waters as the Celts and Romans did over 2000 years ago.

Roller coaster at Brean Leisure Park

Brean Leisure Park

Brean Leisure Park is the largest Fun Park in the South West.  There are 40 fantastic rides, from thrilling roller coasters to children’s river boat rides, pony rides and old favourites like the

Butlins Holiday Camp, Minehead

Butlins (Minehead)

You'll find lots of ideas for adventure at the Minehead resort - a great family option for rainy days! Visit the Butlins website

Clarks shop and a hanging Clarks Boot sign

Clarks Village

The birthplace of Clarks shoes.  This outlet shopping centre has bargains galore, and more shoe shops than you can shake a stick at! Visit the Clarks Village website

Cleeve Abbey

Cleeve Abbey

The Cistercian abbey of Cleeve is a haven of peace and tranquillity, said to contain the finest cloister buildings in England. Visit the English Heritage website for Cleeve Abbey.

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Climbing in Cheddar

Boasting some of the highest limestone cliffs in England, Cheddar is a climber's dream. With local activity providers Mendip Outdoor Pursuits, you don't need to be a pro to enjoy climbing here.

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Cycling in Cheddar

Cheddar is great for more gentle cycling across the large, flat Somerset levels. Or head to the hills for a more challenging climb.

Cycling

Cycling in Minehead

There are plenty of road cycling opportunities around Minehead, it's quite a hilly location so it's better suited for more advanced cyclists.

Dunster Castle

Dunster Castle

Dramatically sited on top of a wooded hill, with panoramic views, a castle has existed here since at least Norman times.

Exmoor, coastal path through Valley Of The Rocks

Exmoor National Park

Stunning landscapes, wilderness and tranquillity - enjoy Exmoor on foot, horseback or bike to appreciate this beautiful area, especially the Valley Of Rocks on the South-West Coastal Path and the Tark

The Exmoor Pony Centre

Exmoor Pony Centre

The centre aims to promote and conserve the Exmoor pony.  Meet the resident ponies or take to the saddle for a taster session. Visit the Centre's website  

Fashion show

Fashion Museum

If you love fashion, you will love this world class collection of contemporary and historical dress.

Glastonbury Tor with starlight

Glastonbury Tor and Abbey

Surrounded by myth and mystery. Walk the ruined Abbey and admire the view from the Tor. Take in the romantic ruins and peaceful parkland.

Haynes International Motor museum

Haynes International Motor museum

You’ve owned the manual now see the cars! From a Ford Fiesta to a Ferrari 360 they’ll be something you want to get excited about.

Jane Austen

Jane Austen Centre

The exhibition tells the story of Jane Austen's Bath experience and the effect that living here had on her and her writing.

Mountain biking

Mountain biking in Minehead

Exmoor and the Quantock Hills remain a key mountain biking destination - a must for any enthusiasts. Get out and about on your bike and enjoy the rolling landscape.

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Sally Lunn's

This world famous tea and eating house, home of the famous bun, is open all day to eat in or take away your treat.

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Southgate Shopping Centre

This centre is an exciting extension to the shops in Milsom Street and down the numerous back lanes of Bath.

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The Makery

The Makery runs a wide range of hen party activities, from garter making to life drawing, hosted from their beautiful Georgian building in the centre of the city.

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The Museum of East Asian Art

One of the most unique art collections in the UK housing ceramics, jades and bronzes from China, Korea and Japan.

thermal spa

The Roman Baths

Visit one of the finest thermal spas of the ancient world here in Bath. The bathing complex still flows with natural hot water.

Theatre Royal

Theatre Royal

Brimming with history, the Theatre Royal is one of the oldest theatres in Britain offering entertainment all year round.

Walking

Walking and Rambling in Minehead

Exmoor’s coast boasts England’s highest sea cliffs and a great way to get acquainted with this incredible scenery is to walk the challenging but rewarding route along the SWCP to Porlock Weir, and the

Couple canoeing

Watersports in Exford

This lovely area is great for water sports, so whatever mode of water transport takes your fancy, take the plunge and enjoy some fun on, or in, the water!

Watersports

Watersports in Minehead

Wimbleball Lake is only 40 minutes away, where you can learn to kayak, canoe, sail and fish with all the equipment provided.

City of Wells, Vicars Close

Wells - England's Smallest City

Visit the City of Wells in Somerset, England's smallest city, with its historic centre, the magnificent cathedral, and the unique moated Bishop's Palace. Wells Cathedral is a wonderful Medieval cat

Wookey Hole Caves

Wookey Hole Caves

Britain’s most spectacular caves and legendary home of the infamous Witch of Wookey.  Visit her in her cave.  Don't miss the prehistoric Ice Age valley, Wookey Hole Circus and new cave museu