Welcome to The Apple Tree Hotel Blog. Here you can find our latest news and information on staying in Somerset and exploring the local area.

2 Stunning walks you can take from the Apple Tree Hotel

Located in Somerset, the Apple Tree Hotel is the perfect getaway, nestled in an area renowned for its outstanding natural beauty. Just a short distance from the hotel are the Quantock Hills which feature some unmissable views and walks. There’s a beautiful wooded area with views leading over the Bristol Channel and on to South […]

Natural Sights to Admire on a Trip to Somerset

Somerset is a beautiful County, filled with open countryside views, golden sandy beaches and lots of interesting sights to explore. There are countless places of interest to discover and you’ll never run out of places to go or things to see. The County is also home to quite a few natural sights including caves, marshes […]

Historical treasures just a stone’s throw away from Apple Tree Hotel

Just a short walk from an Area of Outstanding Beauty, Apple Tree Hotel is perfectly placed to allow you to appreciate the true beauty of Somerset. Nestled at the base of Quantock Hills, we are surrounded by a wealth of history right on our doorstep. Whether you’re new to the area or have explored the […]

The wildlife you can discover around the beautiful Apple Tree Hotel

Our independently run country hotel is situated within the beautiful Quantock Hills – it offers the perfect rural retreat for those who want to get out of town and surround themselves with nature for a day or two. If you’re new to the area, we strongly advise packing your hiking boots and walking gear, along […]

Family Friendly Attractions that You Can Visit from your Apple Tree Room

The Quantocks is a beautiful area – one of the most beautiful in the whole country, many say – but sometimes you need to find things to do that can keep the entire family happy. This isn’t always an easy task when the kids want one thing, and you want something else, and that’s why […]

3 Activities that are Great for Outdoorsy Couples

As the Quantock Hills is one of the most beautiful parts of the country, there’s no shortage of things to do that involve getting outdoors and sampling some nature. And why wouldn’t you? The hills cover a range of different landscapes, from shrouded forests to trails that run for miles. Whatever you like doing in […]