If you are looking for a base near Bridgwater, Somerset which is ideally located for seeing the many places of interest and attractions, then the Apple Tree Hotel is for you. The nearby Quantock Hills which were designated as the first ever AONB (area of outstanding natural beauty) in England in 1956, have miles of the finest Walking, Mountain Biking and Riding tracks in the South West with amazing views over the Bristol Channel. Have a round of golf, horse ride or visit one of the nearby fishing lakes. The Somerset levels and Steart Marshes provide some great walking, bird watching and cycling tracks. Visit award winning Coleridges’ Cottage in nearby Nether Stowey or the Walled Gardens of Cannington or take a trip on the West Somerset Steam Train.   Slightly further afield is Exmoor, Medieval Dunster and Castle, Glastonbury Tor and Abbey, the Cathedral and town of Wells, Cheddar Gorge and Caves and Wookey Hole and Caves with lots to entertain the children and adults alike.   If you have any spare time for shopping Clarks Village Outlet Shopping at Street is a must with over 90 designer and high street brands.  There’s something to do for everyone from individual guests to couples, groups of friends and families alike. The hotel is also just 5.5 miles/15mins from Hinkley Point. Listed a few nearby places of interest: