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Simonsbath Town in Somerset

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Simonsbath, pronounced 'Simmonsbath', is a village high on Exmoor in the far west of Somerset, near the Devon border. It is the principal settlement in the Exmoor civil parish, which is the largest and most sparsely populated civil parish on Exmoor, covering nearly 32 square miles but with a population, at the time of less than 250 people. The River Exe rises from a valley to the north, and the River Barle runs through the village, and is crossed by a triple-arched medieval bridge which was extensively repaired after floods in 1952. It is also on the Two Moors Way footpath. The -bath suffix in this place-name, not recorded before 1791.

Events near Simonsbath

Local Accommodation

Cottages

Cottage Holidays

There is a great choice of cottages for rent in the local area. Take a look at the beautiful cottages in Simonsbath, Withypool, Wheddon Cross and Dulverton.

Holiday Parks

Holiday Parks

Stay at a nearby Holiday Park and keep the kids amused all day! Parks in the vicinity include those at:

arrowMinehead

arrowDunster

arrowWiveliscombe

arrowWatchet

Hotels

Hotels

Plenty of hotels are available locally. Consider those in the local towns:

	arrowSimonsbath

	arrowWithypool

	arrowMinehead

	arrowDulverton

Caravans

Caravan Holidays

In the vicinity is a choice of camping and caravan sites offering high quality, affordable holiday accommodation. Consider camps in Exford, Winsford, Porlock and Dulverton.

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