The surrounding area is packed with things to do, our position as the gateway to Exmoor and the coastal location means there is an activity for everyone.

We have highlighted a few of our favourites below, have a look for yourself or feel free to get in touch with us at The Beach where we can make enquiries for you.

Start your day off just across the road from The Beach Hotel with West Somerset Heritage Steam Railway. The steam train can be seen –and heard- from miles around, but get the best view of all as it approaches the station located opposite The Beach Hotel.

Just 700 yards along the seafront from the hotel you will find Channel Adventure with experiences including paddle boarding, kayaking, axe throwing, climbing, coasteering and bike hire.

Further along the seafront you can spend your day at Minehead and West Somerset Golf Club. Call The Beach Hotel now to enquire about our exclusive Golfing package.

Fossil Hunting
Explore the coastline east of Minehead to Quantoxhead and you will be amazed at what you will discover. The beaches and rock formations hide hundreds of Jurassic and Triassic fossils waiting to be found by keen explorers.

Walk the South West Coast Path
Did you know that Minehead is the start of The South West Coast Path?
Whether you are an experienced walker or just out for a relaxing stroll, you can walk the start of the 630 mile national trail by walking left 2000 yards from The Beach Hotel.

National Trust Holnicote Estate
Find your favourite of many short walks on the National Trust Holnicote Estate and take in the breath-taking views of the surrounding area just a short drive from Minehead.

Dunster Village and Castle
Experience the unchanged medieval village of Dunster where you can visit the Castle and its grounds.