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.

Why you should consider our Somerset meeting room

Whether you’re an ambitious start-up, a freelancer looking for a professional space to meet with clients or a larger business in need of some extra space away from the office, our beautiful Somerset meeting room provides the perfect mix of location and function. Set in the heart of the Somerset countryside, there’s really no better […]

3 reasons you should be visiting Somerset this Summer

Situated in South West England, Somerset is an area of outstanding natural beauty that boasts stunning rolling hills as well as plenty of villages to explore. Thanks to the variety of places that there are to visit and the vast amount of activities that you can get up to while you are there, Somerset should […]

Exploring Brean

Brean is a small coastal area just a short drive north of Bridgwater. The area is stunningly beautiful and surprisingly undeveloped with fantastic walks along the beach and over brean down. Brean Beach Brean beach is an unspoiled strip running between Burnham and Weston Super Mare. The beach is seven miles long and you can actually park […]

Bridgwater Carnival 2017

On Saturday the 4th of November Bridgwater will once again play home to the infamous Guy Fawkes carnival. The carnival has been running for over 400 years and is one of the largest and most impressive carnivals in the world. The carnival has grown year on year and now celebrations last for over two weeks […]

The Best of Somerset – Taunton

Taunton is an unusual town with the river Tone running through its heart with a fantastic range of shops and architectural treasures. Today we look at some of the best features Taunton has to offer from historical landmarks in and around Taunton to stunning landscape scenery and being The county town of Somerset. With local […]