Wiltshire Tourist Guide

Accommodation near Stourhead - Wiltshire

Accommodation near Stourhead is widely available with choice from camping to luxury hotels. Mere and Warminster are the nearest towns.

Places to stay
MERE accommodation and WARMINSTER accommodation

Stourhead Gardens are one of the best examples of 18th century garden landscaping. The beautiful landscape is perfect at any time for relaxing and unwinding. In spring and early summer the rhododendron and later the azaleas make a truly spectacular display.

The woodland walks planted with a variety of unusual and exotic trees are superb. The estate was left to the National Trust in 1946 by the last owner of the property of the Hoare family, Henry Arthur Hoare.

The house, a magnificent Palladian mansion, is set amongst lawns, parkland and farmland occupying 2700 acres and has unique collections of furniture and paintings.
There is a wide choice of accommodation near Stourhead from camping through pubs to luxury hotels for visitors to choose from. Also not very far is Longleat estate with all its family attractions.

There are many Camping sites throughout Wiltshire many within easy reach of Stourhead.

There are Self Catering within easy reach of Stourhead. Sturford Mead Farm offers both B&B; and self catering at nearby Corsley

Bed and breakfast is available in villages around the estate. Mere is the closest (large) village. The main population centre is Warminster which is close to Longleat.

Castleton House is a quality four star bed and breakfast located in the centre of Mere welcoming all visitors including walkers and cyclists.

Also in Mere is The Old Police House, a police house in Victorian times offering 2 cosy bedrooms, one double and one twin.

Also very close to Stourhead, only a few minutes away is Cornerways Cottage.The B&B; is set just off the main A303 trunkroute from London to Cornwall where Iris and John Snook welcome you to their comfortable charming cottage.

If you choose to stay on the Longleat estate itself there is Mill Farm B&B; family friendly bed and breakfast based on a working farm.

Further away but well within reach of Stourhead and Longleat is The Bath Arms on the Longleat estate.

Accommodation near Stourhead