Somerset is a city situated approximately 170 kilometres south of Sydney on the coast of New South Wales. The area surrounding Somerset is mainly farmland but Somerset is becoming an ever-increasing spot for tourists because of its proximity to natural bushland, the coast and the Shoalhaven River. Because of the coastline and river there are many water activities available or you can take a boat cruise along the picturesque Shoalhaven River. There is any number of activities in this town to keep any tourist occupied and accommodation in and around Somerset is plentiful. From quiet outback-rural retreats to hotels along the beach to the city centre, Somerset is a town, which can cater to anyone's needs.