Things To Do
The Roman Baths
Famed for its hot springs, Bath houses the best preserved Roman Spa from the ancient world. Delve into the history of this magical monument and admire its architecture and engineering.
Built in 1610 following on Act introduced by King James I, which stated that all counties had to have their own ‘House of Correction’; Shepton Mallet was the oldest working prison in the United Kingdom...
Ferne Animal Sanctuary is set in 72 acres of countryside on the Devon/Somerset border. Ferne takes in unwanted, abandoned and neglected animals and gives them a fantastic life either at the sanctuary or by finding them a special forever home
Beautiful and intimate 18th-century landscape garden.
Fyne Court is a hidden gem in the heart of the Quantock Hills. Lose yourself in this wild garden, reclaimed by nature after once being part of a family estate.
Historical well with legends in Glastonbury, Somerset.Chalice Well at the foot of Glastonbury Tor.
A little oasis’ in the town of Sherborne, this pleasant hotel stands in a lovely walled garden
The Apple Tree Hotel is an independently owned and run Country Hotel surrounded by farmland.
The Oakhouse Hotel, situated in the market square of the historic Somerset Town of Axbridge.
Sharpham Park is a 300 acre estate in the heart of the Somerset Levels.
A visit to the Regency Tea Room is very much part of the Jane Austen Centre experience.
Fantastic venue open to non residents during low season, refurbished in 2018.