Places near here to eat, stay and visit
The Hood Arms, Kilve>> (10 miles west). Big garden with climbing frame. Close to interesting fossil beach.
. Light meals, garden, children's climbing frame
(3 miles sw) well-reviewed pit stop in the hills. Excellent coffee and light bites.
(3 miles east) - newish venture with excellent reviews.
(4 miles west) - restaurant alongside wedding venue. Good reports.
Things to do in Somerset
Want to combine your vineyard visit with other activities?
Check out Jane’s
Music on the Quantocks >> Amazing, international-level mostly classical or sometimes jazz music in tiny, postcard-pretty Broomfield Village Hall and local churches and country house gardens. Very informal, you can go in your jeans, but no compromise on exceptional performance quality. All booked through Facebook/email. Subscribe to their page to get advance details.
Oatley visitors have told us they have enjoyed staying at:
, Cannington (1.5 miles) 15th Century, Grade 1 Listed Manor House, self-catering and bed & breakfast accommodation. Winner of the AA award for best guest accommodation in England 2011-12. Farm shop.
, Cannington (2 miles) 16C Water Mill with attached barns and buildings converted to a comfortable and atmospheric B&B. Just beyond Gurney Manor itself (see below).
, Nether Stowey (3 miles), dog-friendly bed and breakfast accommodation in picturesque Nether Stowey, within a mile of Quantock Hills walking country and mountain bike trails.
(3 miles) a traditional 17th century farmhouse and smallholding with log fires, delicious meals, and beautiful gardens.
Goathurst (7 miles) 14C farmhouse in the Quantock foothills, comfortable en suite B&B and also self-catering accommodation. Home cooked local organic produce.
(2 miles): Self catering, sleeps 9, good place for a group. Landmark Trust medieval manor with its own walled garden next to the river on the edge of Cannington, filled with ancient architectural detail and with an intriguing history to unravel.
(2 miles) 8 luxury converted cottages and apartments, set in 3.5 acres of landscaped gardens – plus indoor heated pool, jacuzzi. gym, fishing pond, games room, outdoor play area, tennis courts.... Accommodates groups from 2 to 44.
(3 miles). Self catering accommodation for large groups of up to 18. Accommodation is in http://modelfarm.com/the imposing, spacious, south facing Victorian front of the 17th C farm and the more rustic Cider Barn. Lovely gardens and grounds for guests to use.
(4 miles - or 2.5 by footpath). Landmark Trust restored moated castle gatehouse with back garden enclosed by ruined 11th C castle walls. Historic, romantic hideaway for 2-4, self-catering.
(4 miles) Comfortable wigwams, Tipis, Yurts, Lodges some with hot tubs, beautiful location in the Quantock Hills AONB with activities, animals and vineyard. https://www.secret-valley.co.uk/glamping-accommodation
(7miles) See above for B&B but also self-calering in The Apple Loft, gypsy wagon, shepherds hut and orchard camping field.