With its beautiful setting in southwest England, bordering Wales and with fresh breezes blowing in from its long coastline, Somerset has a mild climate and excellent conditions for playing golf throughout the year. This region is popular with fans of bowls, golf, tennis and many other outdoor activities. Come and stay at a golf hotel in Somerset and ensure that you're located close to a decent course and have plenty of other attractions close to hand too, for those days when the breeze is a little too 'fresh'!
Somerset Golf Hotels for the Top Courses
There are some excellent golf courses right across this largely flat county that benefit from generally mild weather and good sunshine throughout the year. The Quantocks, Mendips and Exmoor National Park are distinct areas, popular with walkers and climbers, but there's plenty of space left for golfers. You'll find lots of golfing hotels close to all the main courses, from Bath and Farrington to Oake Manor in Taunton and Windwhistle in Chard. Many of these are historic establishments and great attractions in their own right, and you'll have all the facilities you need as well as a convenient location for playing golf.
Whether you're a raw beginner or a seasoned pro, you'll find a course to suit your abilities without too much trouble. The choice of golfing hotels in Somerset is truly outstanding, and the staff will be knowledgeable about golfing matters and will often have business links with local suppliers of equipment. All you have to do is turn up and allow them to look after you during your stay.
Golf Hotels in Somerset and Local Attractions
Golf hotels such as Orchardleigh House in Frome and Woodlands Country House Hotel in Highbridge offer an excellent range of facilities and close proximity to outstanding courses and attractions. Best Western Shrubbery Hotel in Ilminster, for example, is eco-friendly and just a few miles from Muchelney Abbey and Montacute House. With a good road and rail network you have easy access to a choice of golf courses from whichever Somerset golf hotel you book into, and the staff will always be on hand with help and advice.