Take a Break and Stay at One of These Farm Based Bed and Breakfasts in Somerset

Somerset is a beautiful county offering breath-taking scenery, scenic walks and great bed and breakfast accommodation. Here we take a look at farms located in Somerset that offer comfortable bed and breakfast accommodation along with fun farm breaks that incorporate activities showing guests what daily life is really like for farmers and their families.

Double-Gate Farm

Double-Gate Farm Double Gate Farm is a listed Georgian Farm House located on the Somerset Levels with magnificent views over the Mendip Hills. The farm land surrounding the house is rented out to farmers who wish to farm the land as the owners no longer wish to do so. There is so much to see and do in Somerset that guests who stay at the farm house will have plenty to occupy them during their stay.

Accommodation and Facilities

Double Gate offers a range of en-suite accommodation including TV's DVD's plus Tea and Coffee Trays. Rooms available are as follows

  • The Farmhouse with a master en-suite bedroom with four poster bed
  • The Riverside Suite incorporating four luxury suites with patio and full accessibility
  • Swallow Barn available as bed and Breakfast or self-catering
  • One Ground Floor twin En-Suite

Double Gate breakfasts are legendary with fabulous traditional fayre, continental choices and homemade bread. The farm does not cater for dogs as they have their own dogs living on the farm, is a non-smoking establishment plus offers a great games room with snooker table and table tennis table for their more energetic guests.

Huntstile Organic Farm

Huntstile Organic Farm

Huntstile has a 15th century farmhouse and is a working organic farm with dairy cows, pigs and chickens. Located near Bridgewater in Somerset it is around six miles from the train station to the farm or ten minutes from Junction 24 of the M5 Motorway.

All the farming practices here are strictly organic and it's interesting for guests to learn just how an organic farm is run. The farm offers educational visits, runs interesting workshops, bee keeping and even sausage making courses too. Guests will have great fun looking at all the various practices and the amazing animals that live on the farm along with learning a good deal about organic farming.

Accommodation and Facilities

Huntstile offers a real traditional rustic feel as the place boasts wonderful log fires, fabulous views across the fields, country walks and delicious menus. Huntstile offers nine uniquely decorated en-suite rooms with flat screen TVs and DVD players. The pretty furnishings make the rooms feel like home from home and feature hospitality trays along with fabulous fluffy duvets and pillows.

Bed and Breakfast rooms at Huntstile include

  • The Dove Loft which is a family room with 7' Emperor Size bed
  • The Blue Room Double En-Suite with Queen Sized bed and two singles
  • The Cream Room with newly fitted shower room
  • The Panelled Room with Jacobean wood panelling, Queen sized bed and luxury bathroom
  • The Cider House that opens out on to a private lane
  • The Apple Loft Studio Apartment
  • The Old Wine Cellar with private entrance
  • Summer House Log Cabin
  • Killi's Haven Gypsy Caravan
  • Shepherds Hut Trailer

New House Farm

New House Farm

New House Farm is a working dairy farm located on the Somerset Levels between Glastonbury and Burnham on Sea. New House Farm is surrounded by a nature reserve and is close to great fishing locations which will please the anglers among us. Located centrally for many main Somerset attractions New House Farm offers superb bed and breakfast accommodation in a large Victorian farmhouse and all at reasonable prices too!

Accommodation and Facilities

The farms owners pride themselves on being friendly and welcoming plus offer comfortable rooms for those who wish to take a break on the farm. There are two double rooms and one single to choose from, while all three rooms are en-suite. Room amenities include

  • Tea and Coffee Tray
  • TV and DVD Player
  • Clock Radio
  • Mini Fridge
  • Hair Dryer
  • Bathrobes

Prices at New House Farm range from £36.00 to £48.00 per night, there is a TV lounge for guests, conservatory and internet access.

Lower Farm Bed and Breakfast

Lower Farm Bed and Breakfast

Lower Farm is located just seven minutes from Junction 25 of the M5 Motorway and is a 15th century Grade II listed Somerset Long House. The house is situated in eight acres of farmland with over two acres of beautiful gardens making its setting perfect for that countryside getaway. The owners of Lower Farm have a large kitchen garden plus raise beef cattle and chickens.

The Bed and Breakfast buildings include the farmhouse, the granary and a barn all converted to a very high standard for guests to enjoy. Lower Farm doesn't cater for evening meals but guests will find plenty of alternative dining choices as there are a number of pubs and restaurants available locally.

Accommodation and Facilities

Lower Farm boast eleven double rooms and four single rooms that include

  • Two Double Family Rooms in the Farmhouse
  • Eight Double Rooms in the Granary that have been recently refurbished
  • Self-Catering Holiday Home in the Old barn with its own kitchen and sitting room

Lower Farm has an inviting communal sitting room in the farmhouse with log fires, while the many hens that roam around outside the accommodation provide the eggs for breakfast. A full English breakfast is available or a Continental breakfast if preferred, while prices range from £45.00 to £50.00 for a single room and £75.00 to £80.00 for a double.

All's Well Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast

All's Well Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast

This family run bed and breakfast is located on a fully working farm on the Somerset Levels between Yeovil and Taunton. The farm is pretty central for all of Somerset's attractions and is a mere twenty minute drive from the Fleet Air Museum. The house stands in amazing gardens that offer spectacular views for guests to enjoy, while all the fresh produce grown on the farm is used when making All's Wells superb cooked breakfasts.

Accommodation and Facilities

The farm has four bedrooms all en-suite except for one.  All the rooms are tastefully decorated, have TV's and certainly have that homely cottagey feel that we associate with the countryside. The farm house also offers a comfortable dining room and makes a superb base for those visiting the Yeovil/Taunton area of the Somerset region.

Backways Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast

Backways Farmhouse Bed and Breakfast

Located in Wellington Somerset three miles from Junction 26 of the M5 this picturesque farmhouse is surrounded by lovely gardens and beautiful countryside for guests to enjoy. A full English breakfast is included in the room rates, while the eggs used here are laid by the rescued hens that live on the farm.

The farmhouse is fitted with Wi-Fi plus is a pet free and smoke free establishment. Children are welcome but the farmhouse doesn't have a family room therefore kids will need to be sufficiently mature to stay in a room of their own. Safe private parking is also offered free to guests, while this superb B & B is recommended on Trip Advisor.

Accommodation and Facilities

Accommodation offered at Backways is very comfortable and includes

  • One large double en-suite from £68.00 per night
  • One double en-suite from £65.00 per night
  • One twin with private but separate bathroom from £65.00 per night

Lower Marsh Farm

Lower Marsh Farm

Lower Marsh Farm is a luxury farmhouse located in Taunton Somerset at the foot of the Quantock Hills. This beautiful bed and breakfast is just a mile from the train station in the town centre therefore if guests prefer to travel by train it isn't a problem. Lower Marsh Farm offers

  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Full Central Heating
  • Car Park
  • Cots and High Chairs
  • Guest Lounge
  • Full English Breakfast cooked on AGA

Accommodation and Facilities

The rooms here are beautiful, while there is a choice of four

  • Bluebell Room. This is a family room with a double bed, double bunk beds and a single bed plus en-suite shower room
  • Honeysuckle Room. This is a twin bedded room with private bathroom and shower
  • Jasmine Room. This is a double en-suite room
  • Primrose Room. This is another family room with a double and a single bed with shower room

Pyrland Farm

Pyrland Farm

This Grade II listed Victorian Farmhouse is located on a working farm and also offers superb bed and breakfast accommodation. Located just outside the conservation village of Cheddon Fitzpaine Guests who choose to stay here can get involved as much or as little as they like by watching the cows being milked or viewing their calves and other animals living on the farm too.

Accommodation and Facilities

The guest accommodation has been upgraded recently meaning rooms are modern but in keeping with the style of the building. Room choices include

  • Two Double en-suite Rooms at £80 to £85 per room
  • Triple en-suite Room at £35 to £45 per person
  • Single en-suite Room £35 to £45 per room

All rooms at Pyrland Farm feature a digital flat screen TV and Wi-Fi connection, while room prices include breakfast, while discounts are offered for extended stays. Visitors here will have a great time touring the farm that has amazing orchards, horses, chickens, ducks and over two hundred cattle.