The Local Area
Discover the local area
We are located in Wickwar, a South Gloucestershire village on the edge of the Cotswolds.
Bristol – 12 miles
Bath – 19 miles
Badminton – 11 miles
Alternatively, you may prefer to relax on Wixoldbury Farm, explore the area and keep an eye out for the wildlife that inhabits our land.
Nearest shops/supermarket – Chipping Sodbury, Yate and Thornbury are all local market towns which offer a range of supermarkets. Tortworth Estate Farm shop is approximately 6 miles away for all of your BBQ requirements.
Places to eat
Rose & Crown, Rangeworthy
The Fox and Maypole – Wickwar
These are our local public houses and both are approximately one mile by car. There is a pleasant walk over the fields which we would recommend in the Summer/drier months. A takeaway service is also provided. Please ask for further details.
The Spice Mahal – Rangeworthy (curry house/takeaway and dine in)
Casa La Curina – Thornbury
The Royal Oak, Leighterton
Fox and Hounds – Acton Turville
The Old House – Burton
The Swan, Tytherington
The White Horse, Hambrook
Please ask us for recommendations.
Things to do
The vibrant city of Bristol and the historic city of Bath are both within easy driving distance. We are close to Badminton and Gatcombe Park for the Horse Trials.
We have local National Trust properties such as Dyrham House, Newark Park and Tyntesfield which we recommend. We also recommend Westonburt Arboretum.
For our younger visitors, we would recommend Cattle Country Park , Berkeley Castle or Slimbridge Wetland Centre
Please speak to us for other recommendations for things to see and do locally.