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.

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 […]

The History of the Quantock Hills

The Quantocks is a beautiful part of England, and there aren’t many places that can match it for the sheer range of landscapes that the Quantock Hills has to offer. Rolling oaks forests sit alongside heathland, with ancient parklands rubbing shoulders with agricultural fields. But it’s not just in the realm of stunning natural beauty […]

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 […]