Longhill Farm, Ditcheat, 1 mile

Just at the end of our no through road in Alhampton is The Barn at Amberwell for b&b. Set up for safe distancing. It is possible to book for one night and please go directly to the owners.

The Brook House Inn and Touring Park, 1 mile and near Castle Cary station, takes tents and camper vans

I hear good reports after people stayed at The Natterjack Inn, 1 mile away near Evercreech

The old manor house BA4 5JR in Bowlish near Shepton Mallet 01749 344878, good value for singles

Lark Hill, Hadspen, nr Castle Cary BA7 7LX, 2 miles, £80 per double

A renovation in Ditcheat 1 mile, small cottage sleeps 2, Heather Reddick

Sue and Nigel Begg, Ansford, Castle Cary BA7 7JJ, 2 miles

Middleton House b&b Shepton Mallet £40 single, £70 double, I have excellent feedback, many times 01749 343720

Whitecroft Farm B&B in Pylle is 45 miles, delicious breakfast and reasonably priced 01749 838692

Kimbers Farm Shop in Charlton Musgrove near Bruton, offer a lovely yurt with its bathroom in a horsebox, 2 night minimum

Andrew runs Airbnb at Pylle, 3 miles away

Travelodge, the closest is Wincanton (7 miles)

Turks Hall in Bruton, 5 miles BA10 0BX, £80 double, top reviews

Oak House, Bruton, 5 miles, trains from north and south: Denise and Martin Bottrill
[email protected] (link sends e-mail)

At the Chapel, Bruton High St, restaurant with (smart, new) rooms £100-150, good bakery and restaurant too
www.atthechapel.co.uk 01749 814070

The Old Stables b&b, Chelynch, Shepton Mallet BA4 4PY 0174 9880 635
Alyson and Simon Tuxworth

Chris & Prue Banbury, Cadbury Cottage, South Cadbury, Somerset BA22 7EZ, 7 miles

Roses farm, Wraxall, 7 miles

Manor House Inn, Ditcheat, 1 mile 01749 860276

Diana & Chris Hoare, Greystones House, Lovington, Castle Cary, BA7 7PP. 4 miles 01963 240240

Frances Morton-Jenkins, Huxham Farmhouse, E Pennard, Shepton Mallet, BA46RP. 4 miles

Brewers Cottage, Isle Brewers on the Somerset Levels, 26 miles

And further away in central Tiverton, N Devon, this is an excellent airbnb

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