Things to do in South West England
Pub / Inn
THE BOWL INN
16 Church Road, Lower Almondsbury, Bristol, BS12 4DT
From £59.00 per room, per night
James ll's sheriffs during the latter half of the seventeenth century used the building to try supporters of the Duke of Monmouth. The Bowl Inn is ideally located on the southeastern edge of the Severn Vale in the village of Lower Almondsbury.
WEST BAY RIVER BOAT HIRE
West Bay Harbour, West Bay, Dorset
Whether it's a family day out with the children or a romantic amble down the river we can accommodate you accordingly. Picnic on either 14ft or 16ft boats on the River Brit surrounded by the picturesque West Bay. Prices start at £9.50 per hour.
Castles & Historic Monuments
CHEDWORTH ROMAN VILLA
Yanworth, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL54 3LJ
The remains of one of the largest Romano-British villas in the country, set in a wooded Cotswold combe. Over one mile of walls survive and there are several fine mosaics, two bathhouses, hypocausts, a water-shrine and latrine. Excavated in 1864...
WATCHET BOAT MUSEUM
Harbour Road, Watchet, Somerset, TA23 0AQ
Displays of flatner boats, plus nets and other items associated with their use, maps, knotwork and boards showing the various uses of withy. Activities include a small rope making machine for making skipping-ropes, plus block and tackle where e...
TORQUAY GOLF CLUB LTD
30 Petitor Road, St. Marychurch, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4QF
Parkland course with wonderful views from the top of the course. Excellent test for the experienced golfer, also kind to the longer handicaps. TORQUAY GOLF CLUB has a bar and catering facility, which operates at a very high standard. Members an
PAINSWICK ROCOCO GARDEN
Gloucester Road, Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 6TH
The Rococo Garden is situated in a hidden 6 acre Cotswold valley. It combines formality and informality in a flamboyant package, which is a magical experience at any time of the year. Charming garden structures nestle next to informal plantings an...
WEYMOUTH GOLF CLUB
Links Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 0PF
A beautiful parkland course with views over the Dorset coast and countryside offering a 18 hole course with a yardage of 6044. SSS 70. The course designed by James Braid in 1909 provides an ideal challenge for both beginners and the more experienc...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
NOAH'S ARK ZOO FARM
Clevedon Road, Wraxall, Bristol, North Somerset, BS48 1PG
For a truly wild day out, why not leave the confines of the city and join in the fun at Noah's Ark Zoo Farm? Located just six miles from Bristol, Noah's Ark has everything from rhinos to rabbits, giraffes to gibbons - all on 100 acres of rolli
BRENDON MANOR FARM
Lynton, Devon, EX35 6LQ
Established since 1951 offering a full livery and pony trekking service, throughout Exmoor with hardly any roadwork. We have a selection of ponies and horses to suit everyone's needs. Our capable escorts can cater for everyone includ
YELVERTON GOLF CLUB
Golf Links Road, Yelverton, Devon, PL20 6BN
18-hole championship course on the Roborough Down in Dartmoor National Park offering some of the best greens in the South West, and spectacular views across the moors and Tamar Valley to Cornwall. Herbert Fowler, the designer incorporated the orig...