Our selection of holiday cottages in Simonsbath range from cosy countryside cottages for couples, sleeping two in a remote and quiet location to large luxurious holiday homes with a deluxe swim spa on its estate surrounded by the stunning beauty of Exmoor. View holiday homes near Simonsbath for large groups, sleeping 15 guests, including large and luxury cottages to small and romantic retreats for two. Our Simonsbath self catering properties offer the opportunity to make the most of the spectacular scenery and enjoy the outdoor activities on Exmoor, yet are also within easy reach of the North Devon coast for days to the beach.
The tiny village of Simonsbath in the heart of Exmoor consists of a church, two hotels and Boeveys Tea Rooms and is in one of the most sparsely populated areas of Exmoor. Its notable historic buildings include the large Simonsbath House, the original residence to the Knight’s family who farmed Exmoor in the 1800’s and Simonsbath Sawmill.
Popular with visitors during the summer months, Simonsbath offers superb walks along the River Barle that passes the southern edge of the village. There are also fine short woodland walks enhanced by the wood carvings of animals and birds from Mike Leach (the local National Park ranger) where children will have great fun finding them.
If you are looking for a self-catering cottage in Simonsbath in Somerset on Exmoor, please view our properties below.
Emmett's Grange is the highest building on Exmoor and steeped in history with Kings and Queens using it as a hunting lodge in years gone by.Emmett's Grange sits above Simonsbath a pretty Exmoor village with a popular hotel which serves good food and local beers. Simonsbath has an ancient three arched bridge where the Rivers Exe and Barle meet, Emmett's Grange has 900 acres of private estate for guests to enjoy and if they fancy a long walk they could take the path down to Simonsbath have lunch and take the steep path back.SEE COTTAGE