Escape to the peace and quiet of Somerset. At Hoburne Blue Anchor, there’s so much variety. You’re surrounded by rolling hills with a beach on your doorstep!
If you can drag the family away from the park, you’ll find plenty to do in the local area. You can spend the day touring a cider farm, discovering the secrets of the Quantock Hills or spotting rare wildlife on Exmoor.
From festivals to farmers’ markets, events here are always brimming with Somerset hospitality. And they aren’t limited to land either! In Bristol the annual balloon festival fills the sky with a myriad of colours and patterns.
Our events calendar tells you what’s happening when you’re here.
Click the links below to view them on the interactive map.
The West Somerset Railway will be welcoming the iconic Flying Scotsman locomotive this September. It will be hauling special trains on 5th, 6th 7th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th September.
Special tickets will be available either
Tickets will be available for specific trains and the special trains will only be available to passengers with reserved tickets for that train. Passengers may use their special tickets to travel on our normal services that day, with no further charge.
Please note that dogs are not permitted to travel on the Flying Scotsman special trains, except for assistance dogs.
Attracting over 20,000 visitors and more than 350 Trade Stands and in excess of 4600 class entries. This annual event has a friendly, family atmosphere and its' aim is to create a fun day out with much to see, do and learn. Less than 2 hours away
Join us at the West Somerset Railway for a great family day out.
Come and see Peppa Pig on Saturday 16th September 2017 at Minehead Railway Station. The cheeky little piggy will be making personal appearances at intervals between 10am and 4pm.
Entertainment on the day will include:
Located in the grounds of Beaulieu, Holiday Park & Homes Show is a special exhibition of next season's ranges of Caravan Holiday-Homes and Lodges from many of the major UK manufacturers.
The show will feature the latest caravan holiday-homes (static caravans) and lodges from nine British manufacturers, with many other exhibitors ranging from holiday parks in the UK and overseas, to decking manufacturers and insurance firms.
For full details please click here.
Dunster by candlelight was started in the mid 80's of the last century. It was started mainly because trade virtually stopped in the area when Dunster castle closed at the end of October. The traders needed something to keep the village alive during the winter months.
When: Friday 1st December and Saturday 2nd December
The Events Wall is our fun and interactive gallery that will help you plan your perfect holiday.LEARN MORE
“Lots of other beautiful places to visit in surrounding area of Somerset”
satisfiedcustomer507, April 2015, Trip Advisor, Blue Anchor Guest