Out and About

St Margarets Holiday Cottages in Tatworth South Somerset

Out and About during your holiday

The Surrounding Area

Forde Abbey to visit durinh your holiday

There are some great places to visit from St Margaret's Cottage and Rose Cottage during your holiday

The delightful Somerset village of Tatworth, South Somerset, sometimes known as South Chard, is a lovely place to enjoy a holiday and is quietly situated close to the borders of both Devon and Dorset. There are many attractive properties locally, including ancient cob and thatched houses, and there are many local walks and cycle routes close by. The nearby lively town of Chard, just three miles away, offers a good selection of shops during your holiday and a variety of restaurants and inns. The surrounding countryside close to the Chard reservoir offers an interesting habitat for wildlife and birds, a super place for nature lovers to spend time. Whilst there's a wealth of interesting country houses and gardens to visit nearby, including the National Trust's Barrington Court, Montecute House and Forde Abbey. Alternatively, take the easy drive to Dorset and Devon’s scenic Jurassic Coast or the short drives to Lyme Regis, West Bay, Sidmouth and Beer. An interesting holiday base to explore Somerset, Devon and Dorset at any time of the year. Click on the links below to find out more:

Places to visit while on Holiday

There is a pub in the village and an abundance of restaurants for your holiday in nearby Chard and Axminster. These are some of our recommendations:

Links for your holiday

Useful information for your holiday in Tatworth can be found at the following websites: 

Local Facilities near your holiday cottages


There is a Spa and Post Office in the village, just 5 minutes walk away through the recreation ground.

Chard which is 2.5 miles away  is well served for supermakets including Sainsburys, Tesco, and Lidl

Leisure Cemtre

The nearest leisure centre is in Chard 2.6 miles away

Recreation Ground

There is a large recreation ground with children's play park and foortball pitch 3 mins walk away


The nearest cinema is in Lyme Regis, 10 miles away.

Where to Eat during your holiday

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