Wiltshire Tourist Guide

Accommodation near Longleat - Wiltshire

Accommodation near Longleat is widely available in the area and includes everything from camping to luxury hotels. The nearest town is Warminster.

Longleat House, Gardens and Safari Park are arguably one of the most popular attractions in the UK. Set in landscaped parkland by one of the most well-known landscape architects of the 18th Century ‘Capability’ Brown. The house is one of the best examples of Elizabethan architecture in the UK and one of the most beautiful stately homes open to the public. Longleat Safari Park was established in 1966 and was the first of its kind anywhere in the world. As well as the House, Gardens and Safari Park there are innumerable other attractions for all the family such as the Adventure Castle with bridges, nets, slides, swings, and things to climb through and crawl under. There is also the huge childrens play area Splashpad and more recently the Spiders Web, a challenging climbing route for older children, and the popular miniature railway.

Only a few minutes from Longleat , 2 miles (6km), is Sturford Mead Farm B&B; as well as offering spacious and comfortable self-catering accommodation at The Coach House also provides B&B.;
Near by luxury accommodation at the attractive village of Tytherington in the Wylye valley is St James Court. St James Court is privately owned and run on site. Set in a quiet country lane opposite and 11th century church these 3 properties form part of an impressive complex set around a smart courtyard. Beautifully presented throughout, well equipped and maintained they provide a most comfortable and tastefully furnished base from which to explore Wiltshire, Dorset and Somerset.

Close to Longleat at Horningham on the Longleat estate itself is Mill Farm offering a family accommodation and two twin rooms. Based on a working farm accommodation available also includes self-catering accommodation, particularly suitable for disabled visitors overlooking the Mill Pond. Other bed and breakfast close to Longleat include Cornerways Cottage B&B; at Zeals, Warminster.

Further afield but particularly attractive for families is Stowford Manor Farm at Wingfield near Trowbridge. In addition to offering Bed and Breakfast there is a river swimming facility, a small informal campsite and delicious cream teas. The farm’s Jersey cows of course provide the Jersey Cream. Others include Eastbrook Cottage B&B;, a cosy and welcoming bed and breakfast set in 2 acres in the hamlet of Hoopers Pool.

There are several hotels in and around the town of Warminster, the nearest to Longleat. Hotels close by include The Bath Arms at Longleat . The independent 3-star The Cedar Hotel at Westbury is within easy reach of Longleat and pride themselves on their high standards and level of service.

Self catering accommodation - Set in an attractive village close to Longleat St James Court Cottages provides beautifully presented, well equipped and maintained self catering accommodation which meet the highest standard.

Other accommodation near Longleat includes camping and caravanning accommodation. Many of those sites are included on camping pages of this site.

Accommodation near Longleat