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Family holidays in Somerset

For a relaxed, unwinding, uncrowded family holiday with so much to see and explore, Somerset is a great choice. A richly rewarding corner of the country renowned for its winding country lanes, thatched cottages, stunning villages and local cider.

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Attraction

Animal Farm Adventure Park

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Farm

LOCATION:Red Road,
Berrow,
Burnham-on-Sea,
Somerset,
TA8 2RW

OPEN DATES:Year round

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prices

Adult:£7.50

Child:£8.50

Opportunities to hand feed and hold many friendly animals, plus an indoor play area. Simply teeming with life and fun for younger families, in 23 acres of gorgeous Somerset Children under 2 go free.  Distance from Burnham-on-Sea: 3.6 miles Distance from Doniford Bay: 29.9 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Open daily 1st April - 31st October 9.00am - 6.30pm Open daily 1st november - 31st March 10.00am - 5.00pm

Beaches

Blue Anchor West Beach

CATEGORY:Beaches

TYPE:Beach

LOCATION:Blue Anchor West,
Dunster,
Somerset,
TA24 6LD

OPEN DATES:Year round

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A sand and shingle beach great for finding fossils. Be aware of the very fast tides. Great for searching for fossils. Parking available adjacent to the beach. European designated bathing water. A sand and shingle beach great for finding fossils. Be aware of the very fast tides. Great for searching for fossils. Parking available adjacent to the beach. European designated bathing water. Distance from Doniford Bay: 5.1 miles. Distance from Burnham-on-sea: 30 miles. Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Place of interest

Brean Down

CATEGORY:Place of interest

TYPE:Nature Reserve & Country Park

LOCATION:Brean Down,
Burnham-on-sea,
Somerset,
Somerset,
TA8

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Brean Down is a wonderful location for a day out in Somerset. Enjoy relaxing on the beach at the foot of the Down, building sandcastles and visiting the Cove Café for a seaside treat. Venture to the top of the Down and take the exhilarating 1.5 mile walk along Somerset’s greatest natural pier. The Down stands 97m high and the views from the top are truly spectacular, looking out over the Bristol Channel towards south Wales and over the Somerset Levels. Uncover the secrets of Brean Down as you discover the site of a Roman temple and explore the Palmerston Fort. Brean Down is a wonderful location for a day out in Somerset. Enjoy relaxing on the beach at the foot of the Down, building sandcastles and visiting the Cove Café for a seaside treat. Distance from Burnham-On-Sea: 8.5 miles. Distance from Doniford Bay: 34.6 miles. Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Attraction

Brean Leisure Park

CATEGORY:Attraction

TYPE:Theme Parks

LOCATION:Brean Leisure Park,
Coast Road,
Brean Sands,
Somerset,
TA8 2QY

OPEN DATES:Year round

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Brean Leisure Park in Somerset, is the ideal destination for a great family day out. With Fun City our on site theme park, Brean Splash Waterpark, Brean Golf Club, The Tavern and Dickies entertainment venues and a wide variety of eateries and restaurants you and the family will be spoiled for choice when coming to visit. Fun City has over 40 fantastic rides and attractions. From thrilling roller coasters including our new dark ride roller coaster Astro Storm to children’s river boat rides, mini coasters and old favourites like the dodgems! (Click HERE for a full list of rides.) The whole family can splash to their heart’s content in our new swimming pool complex Brean Splash Waterpark, why not whizz down one of our four water chutes and splash around in our 25m heated indoor swimming pool. Brean Splash also has an indoor splash park for the younger kids to enjoy and our latest addition of an outdoor splash park, which has 3 mini slides and a huge splashing water bucket, that is great fun for the young and old alike! If it rains, relax - simply step inside for some top quality children’s acts and family entertainment. Grown-ups are not forgotten, The Tavern at Brean Leisure Park is Somerset’s leading evening venue for cabarets and entertainment. A full of fun amusement park with something for all the family and over 40 rides Please visit attraction website for full information on prices Distance from Burnham-on-Sea: 4.6 miles Distance from Doniford Bay: 30.9 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

Beaches

Burnham-on-Sea Beach

CATEGORY:Beaches

TYPE:Beach

LOCATION:Burnham-on-Sea Beach,
Burnham-on-Sea,
Somerset,
TA8 1LA

OPEN DATES:Year round

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A sandy beach with direct access from Burnham-on-Sea Park. An ideal spot for gentle walks and birdwatching. A fantastic beach for swimming and paddling with donkey rides and kids entertainment in the summer. Boats and jet skis can also launch. There is an Apex wildlife park nearby. Dogs not allowed between May 1st - September 30th. Parking is available on the seafront. European designated bathing water. A sandy beach with direct access from Burnham-on-Sea Park. An ideal spot for gentle walks and birdwatching. A fantastic beach for swimming and paddling with donkey rides and kids entertainment in the summer. Boats and jet skis can also launch. There is an Apex wildlife park nearby. Dogs not allowed between May 1st - September 30th. Parking is available on the seafront. European designated bathing water. Distance from Burnham-on-sea: Direct access. Distance from Doniford Bay: 25.7 miles Information correct at time of publishing, subject to change without prior notice. Please visit attraction website for opening times and prices

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