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Stourhead [Garden]

Nr Mere, Warminster

Stourhead, Nr Mere, Warminster, Wiltshire


Explore Stourhead House and Gardens Stourhead is a fine example of English landscape gardens from the 18th century, re-planted in the 19th century with Conifers, flowering trees and shrubs. Follow a route anti-clockwise around the... more

Cumberwell Park Golf Club [Golf Course]

Bradford on Avon

Cumberwell Park Golf Club, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

Cumberwell Park was created by Adrian Stiff in 1994 as two nines, the Parkland and Woodland. Five years later he supervised the Lakeland that is the preferred favourite of many offering a mixture of challenging water holes including two exciting par... more

The Manor House, an Exclusive Golf Club [Golf Course]

Castle Combe, Bath

The Manor House, an Exclusive Golf Club, Castle Combe, Bath, Wiltshire

Manor House golf course is situated in the 13th century Wiltshire village of Castle Combe, famed more for its motor racing circuit! It was created by Peter Alliss and Clive Clark in 1992 and has improved ever since. Stately oak and beech trees line... more

Lydiard House [Historic House]

Lydiard Park, Lydiard Tregoze, Swindon

Lydiard House, Lydiard Park, Swindon, Wiltshire

The ancestral home of the Viscounts Bolingbroke, Lydiard House near Swindon was once a thriving country estate visited by the great and good of England and still today its Palladian splendour is evident. Wander around the lovely rooms stuffed with... more

The halcyon Spa [Spa]

Bishopstrow House, Boreham Road, Warminster

The halcyon Spa, Bishopstrow House, Warminster, Wiltshire

The halcyon Spa at Bishopstrow House offers an unrivalled and renowned spa experience. The cool design allows this classical contemporary spa to present a calm and tranquil environment which will lead you to a journey of self discovery. From the... more

Bowood House & Gardens [Historic House]

Estate Office, Bowood House, Calne

Bowood House & Gardens, Estate Office, Calne, Wiltshire

The Marquis of Lansdowne, owner of Bowood House and Gardens in Wiltshire, says he aims to provide something of interest for ever age of visitor and he has managed to do that in spades. Bowood, built during the 18th century to the designs of Henry... more

Trowbridge Museum [Museum / Art Gallery]

The Shires, Court Street, Trowbridge

Trowbridge Museum, The Shires, Trowbridge, Wiltshire

Trowbridge Museum, housed in a former woollen mill, with displays telling the fascinating story of Trowbridge Town and its people. Working looms still produce cloth, which is sold within the museum. Other displays include reconstruction of Trowbridge... more

Wilton House [Garden]

The Estate Office, Wilton, Salisbury

Wilton House, The Estate Office, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the beautiful grounds of the stately home, Wilton House
Wilton House gardens are in an idyllic setting, bordered by the rivers Wyle and Nadder. A mix of open parkland in the style of Capability Brown and small formal... more

Longleat House [Historic House]

Warminster

Longleat House, Warminster, Wiltshire

Widely agreed to be one of the finest examples of high Elizabthean architecture, Longleat House, sitting in 900 acres of parkland, was built in 1580 and is the stately home of the 7th Marquess of Bath – a direct descendant of Sir John Thynn, who... more

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum & Village [Historic House]

Lacock, Chippenham

Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum & Village, Lacock, Chippenham, Wiltshire


Discover the Beautiful Lacock Abbey, Fox Talbot Museum and village Lacock Abbey was founded in 1232 and converted into a country house in the mid-16th century, the cloisters and monastic rooms of the Abbey have survived largely... more

Wilton House [Historic House]

The Estate Office, Wilton, Salisbury

Wilton House, The Estate Office, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the famous Wilton House Wilton House has been the ancestral home of the Earls of Pembroke for 450 years and was rebuilt, after a fire in 1647, by Inigo Jones and John Webb. There were further alterations by James Wyatt in... more

Stourhead [Historic House]

Nr Mere, Warminster

Stourhead, Nr Mere, Warminster, Wiltshire


Discover Stourhead House Stourhead House is a Palladian mansion built in the 1720s, which was home to the Hoare family, who are the owners of Britain´s only surviving private bank. The entrance hall has a large collection of Hoare... more

Heale Garden [Garden]

Middle Woodford, Salisbury

Heale Garden, Middle Woodford, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Heale House has a serene waterside garden situated at the bottom of a broad, chalk valley. With formal lawned terraces running towards the south along an avenue of Robinia pseudoacacia, Italianate garden architecture and formal pools. Rambling roses... more

Avebury [Attraction / Activity]

Marlborough

Avebury, Marlborough, Wiltshire


Discover the land before time at Avebury Probably one of England’s best known tourist attractions (and a World Heritage Site), Avebury is a Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles in Wiltshire. The site has much to... more

Longleat Safari & Adventure Park [Attraction / Activity]

Warminster

Longleat Safari & Adventure Park, Warminster, Wiltshire

It’s hard to know where to start with Longleat – there are literally dozens and dozens of attractions to get through, from feeding giraffes in the African Village to cruising past the lions on the safari drive to hand feeding the deer to getting lost... more

The Merchant's House [Historic House]

132 High Street, Marlborough

The Merchant's House, 132 High Street, Marlborough, Wiltshire

The House of Thomas Bayly was built following the Great Fire of Marlborough in 1653. Over the years 1653-1700 a fine timber and brick building was constructed, its interior panelled, brilliant with wall paintings and a commanding oak staircase. ... more

Iford Manor: The Peto Garden [Garden]

Iford Manor, Iford, Bradford on Avon

Iford Manor: The Peto Garden, Iford Manor, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire

Occupied since Roman times, the secluded Iford valley provides a welcome break from the pressures of modern life. A visit to the tranquil, Italianate gardens is “like stepping into another world” (Ben Pentreath, 2016) and has been described as “one... more

The Courts Garden [Garden]

Holt, Bradford on Avon

The Courts Garden, Holt, Bradford on Avon, Wiltshire


Explore a beautiful English country garden at The Courts Garden The Courts Garden is a delightful English country garden showcasing some of the UK'S best gardening. Take a stroll through the beautiful colour-coordinated flower bed... more

Salisbury Cathedral [Historic House]

33 The Close, Salisbury

Salisbury Cathedral, 33 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Salisbury Cathedral: Be inspired by the peace and beauty of one of Britain´s finest medieval cathedrals, Salisbury offers a warm welcome to all who visit. Set within eight acres of lawn and surrounded by historic buildings and museums within the... more

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Lucknam Park, Colerne

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Lucknam Park, Colerne, Wiltshire

Not many spas in Britain lay claim to the elusive title of destination spa, but Lucknam Park Spa delivers a masterclass in treatments and design. Found within the luxury hotel’s ancient walled garden, among its grand avenue of trees and hugged by... more

Mompesson House [Historic House]

The Close, Salisbury

Mompesson House, The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the impressive collections and beautiful interiors at Mompesson House Mompesson House, an elegant and spacious 18th century house in Cathedral Close, was built for Charles Mompesson in 1701. It has magnificent plasterwork, a... more

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway [Museum / Art Gallery]

Kemble Drive, Swindon

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway, Kemble Drive, Swindon, Wiltshire

STEAM - Museum of the Great Western Railway is located in a beautifully restored railway building where seven generations of men and women built the great locomotives. STEAM tells the story of the men and women who built, operated and travelled on... more

Longleat Gardens [Garden]

Warminster

Longleat Gardens, Warminster, Wiltshire

Longleat Gardens are perhaps best known as the site of the first safari park outside Africa, created in 1966. Since then, the self-confessed eccentric owner The Marquess of Bath has made the grounds to the glorious country home that was created in... more

Wilton House [Historic House]

The Estate Office, Wilton, Salisbury

Wilton House, The Estate Office, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the famous Wilton House Wilton House has been the ancestral home of the Earls of Pembroke for 450 years and was rebuilt, after a fire in 1647, by Inigo Jones and John Webb. There were further alterations by James Wyatt in... more

Heale Garden [Garden]

Middle Woodford, Salisbury

Heale Garden, Middle Woodford, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Heale House has a serene waterside garden situated at the bottom of a broad, chalk valley. With formal lawned terraces running towards the south along an avenue of Robinia pseudoacacia, Italianate garden architecture and formal pools. Rambling roses... more

Bowood House & Gardens [Historic House]

Estate Office, Bowood House, Calne

Bowood House & Gardens, Estate Office, Calne, Wiltshire

The Marquis of Lansdowne, owner of Bowood House and Gardens in Wiltshire, says he aims to provide something of interest for ever age of visitor and he has managed to do that in spades. Bowood, built during the 18th century to the designs of Henry... more

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa [Spa]

Lucknam Park, Colerne

Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Lucknam Park, Colerne, Wiltshire

Not many spas in Britain lay claim to the elusive title of destination spa, but Lucknam Park Spa delivers a masterclass in treatments and design. Found within the luxury hotel’s ancient walled garden, among its grand avenue of trees and hugged by... more

Sarpenela Natural Therapies Centre [Spa]

Farnham Farm House, Farnham, Blandford Forum

Sarpenela Natural Therapies Centre, Farnham Farm House, Blandford Forum, Dorset

Surrounded by the pretty Dorset countryside and set in in a rustic 19th century farmhouse is a holistic day spa designed to tap into all your senses. Start the day off at Sarpenala with an energising natural body therapy followed by a healthy veggie... more

Mompesson House [Historic House]

The Close, Salisbury

Mompesson House, The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire


Explore the impressive collections and beautiful interiors at Mompesson House Mompesson House, an elegant and spacious 18th century house in Cathedral Close, was built for Charles Mompesson in 1701. It has magnificent plasterwork, a... more

Salisbury Cathedral [Historic House]

33 The Close, Salisbury

Salisbury Cathedral, 33 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire

Salisbury Cathedral: Be inspired by the peace and beauty of one of Britain´s finest medieval cathedrals, Salisbury offers a warm welcome to all who visit. Set within eight acres of lawn and surrounded by historic buildings and museums within the... more

Milton Lodge [Garden]

Old Bristol Road, Wells

Milton Lodge, Old Bristol Road, Wells, Somerset

Milton Lodge has charming Grade II listed gardens with south facing terraces overlooking Wells Cathedral and the Vale of Avalon with mixed borders, roses, yew hedges, fine trees and a separate 7 acre arboretum. Originally laid out in the early 1900s... more

Avon Valley Railway [Attraction / Activity]

Bitton Station Bath Road, Bitton, Bitton, Bristol

Avon Valley Railway, Bitton Station Bath Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

A friendly, local, steam railway bringing back the sounds and smells of steam to the Avon Valley. Opened in 1869 by the Midland Railway as a through route between the Birmingham and the South Coast, the line was later linked to the iconic Somerset... more

The Manor House, an Exclusive Golf Club [Golf Course]

Castle Combe, Bath

The Manor House, an Exclusive Golf Club, Castle Combe, Bath, Wiltshire

Manor House golf course is situated in the 13th century Wiltshire village of Castle Combe, famed more for its motor racing circuit! It was created by Peter Alliss and Clive Clark in 1992 and has improved ever since. Stately oak and beech trees line... more

Avebury [Attraction / Activity]

Marlborough

Avebury, Marlborough, Wiltshire


Discover the land before time at Avebury Probably one of England’s best known tourist attractions (and a World Heritage Site), Avebury is a Neolithic henge monument containing three stone circles in Wiltshire. The site has much to... more

Dyrham Park [Garden]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park The magnificent formal gardens of Dyrham Park were laid out when the grand house was built but became unfashionable by the late 18th century. They were largely cleared away or filled in when the... more

Dyrham Park [Historic House]

Dyrham, Bath

Dyrham Park, Dyrham, Bath, Gloucestershire


Explore the grandeur of Dyrham Park Dyrham Park is a 17th century mansion built in the baroque style between 1692 and 1704 for William Blathwayt, Secretary of State to William III. The rooms have changed little since they were... more

Wookey Hole Attractions and Hotel [Attraction / Activity]

Wookey Hole, Wells

Wookey Hole Attractions and Hotel, Wookey Hole, Wells, Somerset

I took the kids (eight and five) to Wookey Hole some months ago and they still talk about it to this day. The undoubted highlight was the dark and gloomy tour of the 50,000-year-old caves (with their secret river and encrusted caverns), where a... more

Sherborne Castle [Historic House]

New Road, Sherborne

Sherborne Castle, New Road, Sherborne, Dorset

Sherborne Castle is an historic country house, built by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1594 and extended by the Digby family whose stately home it has been since 1617. The rooms are a variety of styles from Tudor, Jacobean, Georgian to Victorian. Prince... more

The Players Golf Club [Golf Course]

Codrington, Bristol

The Players Golf Club, Codrington, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Designer Adrian Stiff, a co-owner, created his toughest test to date in 2002 with six tees offering distances between a monster 7,663 yards to a user-friendly 5,919. A seriously tough layout and subtle borrows on the quick greens. The third is a... more

Glastonbury Abbey [Attraction / Activity]

Abbey Gatehouse, Magdelene Street, Glastonbury

Glastonbury Abbey, Abbey Gatehouse, Glastonbury, Somerset

The beautiful ruins of Glastonbury Abbey attracts visitors from all over the world, join them and step through time with our wide range of events. From March to October, immerse yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of medieval living, when the... more

Lytes Cary Manor [Historic House]

Somerton

Lytes Cary Manor, Somerton, Somerset


Discover the beautiful Lytes Cary Manor The home of medieval herbalist Henry Lyte, the limestone house that is Lytes Cary Manor has been inhabited since the 14th century. It was passed through a succession of generations of the... more

Lytes Cary Manor [Garden]

Somerton

Lytes Cary Manor, Somerton, Somerset


Discover the beautiful Lytes Cary Manor and Gardens The impeccable topiary that lines the path leading to Lytes Cary Manor in Somerton, Somerset, says it all about this simple, beautiful Arts and Crafts garden. The house was once... more

The Merchant's House [Historic House]

132 High Street, Marlborough

The Merchant's House, 132 High Street, Marlborough, Wiltshire

The House of Thomas Bayly was built following the Great Fire of Marlborough in 1653. Over the years 1653-1700 a fine timber and brick building was constructed, its interior panelled, brilliant with wall paintings and a commanding oak staircase. ... more

Remedy Oak [Golf Course]

Horton Road, Woodlands

Remedy Oak, Horton Road, Woodlands, Dorset

Remedy Oak offers the opportunity to be amongst the 400 exclusive members to play potentially one of the finest courses in Southern England. Located near Horton in Dorset, this classic championship golf course nestles within 256 acres of ancient... more

Bristol Harbour Hotel [Spa]

55 Corn St, Bristol

Bristol Harbour Hotel, 55 Corn St, Bristol

The extraordinary underground spa features seven luxurious treatment rooms, sauna, steam room, areas of rest and relaxation and a fully equipped urban gym. Set in the remarkable former vaults of the stunning 16th Century building, the restoration... more

The Kendleshire Golf Club [Golf Course]

Henfield Road, Coalpit Heath, Bristol

The Kendleshire Golf Club, Henfield Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire

Perhaps the finest of West Country architect Adrian Stiff’s collection of courses, opened in 1997 with an additional nine holes later constructed by Peter McEvoy. User-friendly, well-mounded with thickets and lakes, an easy walking par 70 course,... more

Royal West of England Academy [Museum / Art Gallery]

Queen's Road, Clifton, Bristol

Royal West of England Academy, Queen's Road, Bristol

The Royal West of England Academy (RWA) is one of only five Royal Academies of Art in the UK. It is a registered charity which has been self-supporting for over 150 years and possesses an outstanding Grade II* listed building, galleries and permanent... more

Museum of Army Flying [Museum / Art Gallery]

Middle Wallop, Stockbridge

Museum of Army Flying, Middle Wallop, Stockbridge, Hampshire

The Museum of Army Flying: Flying Soldiers! The heroic story of the army in the air from 19th century observation balloons to attack helicopters! The Museum is home to a national collection of military kites, World War 2 gliders, aeroplanes and... more

Bristol & Clifton Golf Club [Golf Course]

Beggar Bush Lane, Failand, Bristol

Bristol & Clifton Golf Club, Beggar Bush Lane, Bristol

Started with nine-holes in 1985, the present 6,413-yard par 72 course evolved after the war to become one of the leading venues for R and A, English men’s and women’s and South West championships. The four par threes are features. The back to back... more

Kingston Lacy [Historic House]

Wimborne Minster

Kingston Lacy, Wimborne Minster, Dorset


Discover a lifetime of family treasures at Kingston Lacy Kingston Lacy is a 17th century house that was the home of the Bankes family for over 300 years, and replaced the ruined family seat at Corfe Castle. The house contains an... more

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