Folly Farm Centre, Near Bristol, Somerset

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Sleeps
25
Bedrooms
10
Dining
40
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Large sustainable group venue sleeping 25 with function room for friends and families near Bath and the Mendips

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Folly Farm Centre, Near Bristol, Somerset, sleeps 25 in 10 bedrooms.

Hire the whole venue, or you can hire the farmhouse or the 10 self-catering studios separately. A wonderful venue for a large of friends and family to get together, with plenty of outside space and excellent facilities.

The 18th-century farmhouse is surrounded by wildflower meadows, ancient woodland and wonderful wildlife, with fantastic views across Chew Valley Lake and the Mendip hills.

The farmhouse retains many of its original features and offers 10 bedrooms, a large equipped kitchen, Old Dairy restaurant with fireplace, a glass atrium and lounge, with sofas and a log burning stove, meaning there are lots of space to relax in.

Beautifully converted cow sheds, which date back to the 18th century provide 10 delightful self-contained studios. Each studio has a kitchenette, dining area, bathroom and twin or double bed. TV, internet and telephone provided.

The venue is sustainable and offers eco features including: biomass central heating, solar hot water, rainwater harvesting and willow beds for treating waste water.

All profits go to support the work of Avon Wildlife Trust. So, when you choose to stay, you’ll be making a real difference by supporting ecological and conservation work both at Folly Farm and across the region.

If you’re looking to enjoy the beautiful Somerset countryside, steeped in history, myth and legend, then Folly Farm is the perfect base from which to explore the stunning natural beauty of the Chew Valley and majestic Mendips. Awe-inspiring Cheddar Gorge, mystical Glastonbury and the cathedral city of Wells are all on the doorstep, as well as the vibrant cities of Bristol and Bath.

Facilities

The farmhouse has an extensive kitchen and dining area, providing the perfect opportunity to cook together with friends and family.
The 10 self-catering units all include dining areas and kitchenette. The farmhouse boasts a converted Dairy with Inglenook fireplace as dining room.
The lounge boasts glass ceilings and walls, making a light airy space with sofas and a wood burning stove.
TVs and free WiFi are provided throughout the property.
Most rooms have wired phones and Internet connections, either wired or WiFi.
There is no games room.
Biomass central heating will keep you warm and snug whatever the weather. Feed the Inglenook fireplace with wood and charcoal from our own reserve.
The Centre is ideal for groups. Most of the rooms are twins - and there are two double rooms and bunks too.
Bed linen, towels, toiletries and tea/coffee making facilities are provided in each room.
17 bedrooms are en suite and we have 3 family suites comprising of an en suite bedroom and attached bunk room (with toilet and wash basin).
Full disabled access to self-catering studios and ground floor bedroom of the farmhouse.
There are no specific facilities for children at the Centre. High chairs are available.
The Folly Farm Centre is surrounded by a stunning 250 acre nature reserve, offering way marked routes and a trail suitable for disabled visitors.
There is no pool.
Free parking and bike storage facilities.
No smoking.
No pets.

Location

In a tranquil rural location, in the beautiful Chew Valley. At the foot of the Mendips, only 10 miles from central Bristol and Bath.
Pensford.
Spar, Bishop Sutton (with post-office, butcher and liquor sales) - 1.2 miles approx.
There are several excellent pubs close by, one within a 20 minute walk across the nature reserve.

Booking Information

From £750 per night for sole use of the Farmhouse sleeping up to 25 people. 5 night stays in July and August (Check in Sunday, Check out Friday) available from £2750

Self Catering
Yes
Outside Caterers
Yes
Breakfast
Yes
Other Meals
Yes
Full Board Only
No
Wi-fi
Yes
Games Room
No
Hot Tub
No
Swimming Pool
No
Tennis Court
No
Pets
No
Open Fire
Yes
Disabled Access
Yes

Getting here

Stowey
Pensford
Bristol
BS39 4DW
United Kingdom
Bristol Temple Meads - 9.5 miles.
Or travel by bus from Bristol to Bishop Sutton (nos 673, 674, 675)- please double check numbers.
Bristol International Airport - 8.5 miles.

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Folly Farm Centre, Near Bristol, Somerset
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Andrew Lund-Yates

+44 (0)1275 331 590
Stowey
Pensford
Bristol
BS39 4DW
United Kingdom