Activities and places to visit

Bath Christmas Market - 23rd November to 10th December

A truly fantastic festive shopping and eating experience. Each year the narrow historic streets around the Abbey and Central shopping area is transformed into a magical paradise, over 200 chalets packed with gifts, artisan products and mouthwatering foods to eat there of take home.

2 Night

Special rate for two people of £80.00 per night will include Unlimited Logs, Mulled Cider and Fruit Cake on Arrival, Mini Christmas Tree in your Yurt, Hot Bacon Sandwiches for Breakfast.

3 Night Special

As above plus enjoy a Dutch Oven meal prepared by us and served with a Bottle of Local Beer or Glass of Wine for you to collect and enjoy in your Yurt.

Longleat Safari Park and House

Fantastic Fireworks 26th - 28th October. End the October Half Term with a bang! 

Festival of Light - The Magic of Story Telling 5th Nov to 2nd Jan.

This winter stunning Chinese Lanterns will light up Longleat once more and bring to life the magic of storytelling. Drawing inspiration from classic tales, visotors will be transported into a world of fantasy. (see for details) A minimaum stay of two nights applies which will include, mulled cider for the adults, hot chocolate and marshmallows for the kids and fruit cake on arrival, mini christmas tree in your Yurt, Unlimited Logs, Hot Bacon Sarniues for you to collect in the morning and Kids eat free from our Childrens Menu !! 

Family of Three £95.00 per night  Family of Four £115.00 per night.

Shopping : Rural Walks : Vobster Quay Dive Centre : Fly Fishing at Chew Valley :

Outdoor Pursuits in the Mendips : Kayaking : Climbing : Canoeing : Clay Pigeon Shooting : Horse Riding :

Drinking Scrumpy : Trying to find your way back after drinking scrumpy :


The Roman Baths : Wells Cathedral : Bishops Palace Wells : Cheddar Gorge and Wookey Hole : Ghost Walks of Bath :

Bristol Historic Harbour : Avon and Kennet Canal : Longleat Safari Park House and Gardens :

Cley Hill : Lyme Regis Jurassic Coast (1 ½ hr drive) :


Golf : Bring your bike : the Somerset Levels : Perfect your petanque game :

Discover deer and badger tracks : Course Fishing at the Miners Ponds or Edneys : Fly a kite :

Race up and down the hill and admire the views over the Mells Valley : Put on your raincoat and take a Wellie Walk :



Lie in bed and listen to the rain drops and the crackle of your wood burning stove :

Use your Star Search App and Identify the constellations above : Put your feet up with a glass of wine or Scrumpy Cider…. Maybe not the Scrumpy : Watch the sun set :

Enjoy a candlelit dinner for two or as a family : Ghost stories and share discoveries from the day :

Wash away the cares of the day in your own private Shower : Watch the flames of your campfire :

Spot a shooting star : Snuggle down under a the quilt to the sound of an Owl :

Dates for your calendar

Frome Festival 1st - 10th July 2016

Royal Bath and West Show Various Shows Throughout 2016 & 2017

Bristol Balloon Fiesta 11th – 14th August 2016

Frome Cheese Show Sat 10th Sept 2016

Bath Christmas Market 24th Nov – 11th Dec 2016

Longleat Festival of Light 14th Dec – 4th Jan 2017

City of Wells Lots of Events throughout the Year

Glastonbury Festival 21st – 25th June 2017

Christmas in a Yurt Sun 25th December 2016

New Year in a Yurt Sat 31st December 2016