Breaks in Stunning Somerset

Christmas & New Year Breaks

Celebrating The Festive Season with The Wessex Hotel

It’s that time of year again, time to crack open the bubbly, stick the potatoes in and spend time with family. Instead of going to the hassling of preparing Christmas Dinner, have us do it for you! The magical atmosphere of The Wessex Hotel will warm spirits, and leaving glowing smiles all round.

Festive Parties with The Wessex

Looking to host a big ball for your family or friends? Or maybe a small function for you and your staff? Whatever your needs we’ll be happy to accommodate here at The Wessex Hotel. Have any questions? Feel free to contact us!

Our facilities at The Wessex Hotel include; The Grand Ballroom: Maximum Capacity 250 dining with dance floor. The Wessex Suite: Maximum Capacity 50 dining with dance floor. 


Time for a Celebration!


Bar area at the Wessex Hotel in Somerset

Dancing Holidays

Here at The Wessex Hotel we take pride in hosting dance holidays for many dance groups, organisers and events.

The beautiful ballroom is 64ft x 27ft and can accommodate more than 100 dancers.

Our dance holidays vary from numerous dancing styles, from line dancing, Ballroom Dancing or even Latin Dancing, to complete workshops.

We welcome dance group organisers or dancers to arrange a visit and view the beautiful Ballroom in a view of hosting a dancing weekend with us.

For more information on our dancing holidays please contact our friendly staff at the central reservations office on 01237 472361.

We hold a range of dancing holidays at the hotel organised by a range of different groups who come year after year. If you would like to attend one here please see below links which will take you to group organisers.

Billy Curtis  – Line Dancing

Paul Eden – Ballroom Dancing

Twirling couple under the spotlights, in a colourful shot full of movement, taken during a latin dance night.

Group Breaks

With 51 comfortable bedrooms, a large private car park and great food, the Wessex Hotel is the perfect choice for clubs, societies and groups to stay in Somerset.

For group bookings of 15 or more please contact our head office on 01237 472361 or click below to email us your details and we’ll get back to you.

We offer Private Groups special rates and tailor-made packages, as well as a complimentary room for a coach driver and group organiser when booking directly with us.

We are able to provide a quote for as many singles as you require.  

We can even arrange a gala dinner, wine reception and evening entertainment for your stay.    

Head over to our Local Attractions page to start planning your stay now!

Group on coach holiday in North Devon

Romantic Breaks

Treat your Loved One to a Romantic Break in Somerset

Everybody needs a getaway now and then, here at The Wessex Hotel we offer specially tailored rooms for loving couples to relax and unwind in. Treat each other in this speciality holiday for couples.

Our rooms offer larger four-poster beds, complete with white fluffy towels and bathrobes, luxurious toiletries and much more.

An Extra Special Getaway…

To make your stay one to remember, we can arrange to have champagne, chocolates and/or flowers delivered to your room prior to your arrival.

View our Romantic Rooms

Luxurious Four Poster Bed at the Wessex Hotel in Somerset