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Yarlington and Nearby Attractions

Our corner of Somerset has so much to offer visitors. As well as the natural beauty of the countryside there’s a lot to see and do come rain or shine. Nearby you will find some wonderful small towns and villages full of fabulous independent shops, quintessential stone cottages and historic buildings. Bruton, Castle Cary, Glastonbury, Sherborne and Wincanton are all within easy reach by car.

For a small village, Yarlington has a big heart with several annual events and attractions such as Yarlington Fringe Festival, Yarlington Fayre and Yarlington Wassail. For more details of what’s happening in Yarlington, please visit

Yarlington Fayre, one of the oldest documented fayres in the country, is set in the private grounds of Yarlington House. This stunning Georgian manor house is available for hire as a location for weddings, filming and events.

The Newt In Somerset

Formally Hadspen House and Gardens, this glorious Somerset Estate reopened to the public as the Newt in Somerset in May 2019. Acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, woodland trails, an impressive Victorian walled garden, cidre press, and huge vegetable garden are just a few of the attractions to enjoy. There's a fantastic glass walled garden cafe with stunning views across the grounds and Somerset landscape beyond. Just under 2 miles from us, it is a must visit if you are in the area. See their website for more info and up to date admission price.

Stourhead House and Gardens

Stourhead House and Gardens are absolutely stunning all year round. With so many breathtaking views, follies, temples and an incredibly diverse selection of trees and plants from across the globe, we would recommend allowing a few hours at least for your visit. National Trust - Stourhead

Hauser & Wirth Somerset

This international art gallery never fails to excite, entertain and impress. As well as hosting world class exhibitions by famous artists, sculptures and photographers, the site also boasts a stunning landscaped garden designed by Piet Oudolf. Entry to the gallery and art centre is free of charge. Hauser & Wirth Somerset

Wincanton Racecourse

Offering hospitality packages, a golf course and indeed horse racing. Wincanton Racecourse

Haynes Motor Museum

A great day out for all the family with seasonal events and a huge collection of stunning cars. Haynes Motor Museum