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The Lynch Country House


The Lynch Country House B&B is a fabulous Georgian residence set in the heart of lush Somerset countryside on the edge of the medieval market town of Somerton, the ancient capital of Wessex. The house is Grade II* listed and is surrounded by well-tended grounds with many specimen trees and flowers and a lake that is home to resident Black Swans. The perfect base to explore famous gardens, stately homes and many other places of interest - Bath, Bristol, Cheddar, Dorchester, Glastonbury, Sherborne and Wells are all within easy striking distance as is the Jurassic Coast. Excellent places to eat locally within easy walking and driving distance.

What are the rooms and facilities on offer at The Lynch Country House?

All rooms are en-suite (1 with private but separate bathroom) and all with flat-screen colour TV and free Wi-Fi access. Recently upgraded with 5* new beds and mattresses, goose down and feather pillows and duvets, crisp Irish linen and fluffy bathrobes.

What can guests enjoy when staying in the Somerton area?

The Somerset Guild is also fascinating for tourists, showcasing a number of works by local craftsmen in the Lynch Country House house and the grounds. The Somerton area makes it an excellent base to explore the West Country. The city of Path, famous for its shoes at the Clarks Village, is within sight. The area is now a haven for shoppers. Nearby are Glastonbury with it's ruined abbey and mystic Tor; Wells with its magnificent Cathedral and Bishop’s Palace and Cheddar and Wookey both famous for their cave systems.  In the surrounding area you will find Glastonbury, the abbey and spiritual Tor; Wells, the cathedral, Bishop's Palace, and Cheddar and Wookey both famous for their networks of caves. About 40 minutes away from the stunning Jurassic Coast you can find thousands of beautiful landscapes and fascinating villages to keep you occupied. 

Where can guests enjoy food and drink?

Breakfast is served in the light and airy orangery where you can choose from a variety of popular cereals, fresh fruits, award-winning French 'Ferme des Peoples' fruit yoghurts. This follows the more traditional Breakfast consisting of Tom Parker Bowles recommended sausage and proper, dry-cured back and smoked streaky bacon from Sandridge Farm in Wiltshire, fabulous soft textured Clonakilty black and white puddings from southern Ireland, mushrooms and oven-roasted tomatoes. Nearby Somerton has numerous cafes and pubs, all offering a range of food and drinks suit all needs.

Top Facilities

Free WiFi

Facilities & Information


Child Friendly

Dog/Pet friendly


Free broadband access (wifi)

Activities, Recreations, Games, Sports

Bars, Cafes & Other

Bathroom & Laundry

Four Poster Beds


Other TV, Audio, Tel, Fax

Spa Offsite


Bicycling, Cycling


Horse Riding, Equestrian

Shooting, Clay Shooting, Stalking

Recommended walks


Golf course (walking distance)

Extra info

Open Times: limited service over Christmas and New Year

Room Prices From: £40.00

Room Prices To: £57.50

Single Occupancy Prices From: £65.00

Single Occupany Prices To: £80.00

Vendor Accreditation: Michelin Guide, Good Hotel Guide

Amex: Yes

Delta: Yes

Mastercard: Yes

MaestroSwitch: Yes

Visa: Yes

Solo: Yes

JCB: Yes

Number of rooms: 9


01458 272316
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4 Behind Berry, Somerton, Somerset, SomertonTA11 7PD, United Kingdom

Leave M3 junction 8, take A303, at Podimore roundabout join A372 signed Somerton, The Lynch is at junction of North Street and Behind Berry.


The Lynch Country House

A charming B&B stay with staff with a sunny and helpful attitude. Plenty of fresh fruits and yogurts before a cooked breakfast, to be followed by hot toast and home made preserves. Many local places of interests.

The Lynch Country House

A beautiful and welcoming B&B set in fantastic grounds. The rooms are clean, spacious and beautifully decorated. All the staff are wonderful and friendly. I would recommend staying here to business travellers, couples and families alike!

The Lynch Country House

Not cheap, but the comparatively high price for a B&B is justified by the high quality on offer. Excellent breakfast, top quality towels and bed linen, very comfortable beds; everything as it should be!

The Lynch Country House

I stayed for two nights in the Lynch Country House while working in Somerset. Not only was it a pleasant change from a hotel, but was itself quite excellent. The accommodation was very comfortable (I also had the Wessex room in the coach house) and the breakfast was particularly good. The house itse...

The Lynch Country House

I stayed in the Wessex room in the Coach House because I was going to bring my dog Rex with me but, decided not to due to his age and the weather report. My room was wonderful with a huge comfy bed and small, but sufficent shower room. I also, had french doors that opened onto an enclosed garden co...

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