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Folly Farm Centre

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Folly Farm Centre

About

Comfortable group accommodation is available for up to 45 people.The accommodation is surrounded by 250 acres of stunning wildflower meadows and ancient woodlands and boasts views of the Chew Valley, across to Chew Valley Lake. Located just 10 miles from Bristol and Bath, the area is awash with things to see and do, from city sightseeing in Bristol, Bath and Wells, to walking in the Mendips and eating in fantastic country pubs!

The accommodation comprises of 10 bedrooms in an 18th century farmhouse and 10 self-contained studios, housed in converted 18th-century stone buildings and former cow sheds. The accommodation is ideal for group accommodation, whether it is a family get together or a relaxed stag or hen group. You can choose to self-cater in the farmhouse’s professional kitchen, or the Folly Farm team can arrange seasonal, delicious catering.

Folly Farm Centre is owned by Avon Wildlife Trust, the largest local wildlife charity working to protect wildlife and inspire people about nature. All profits from your stay are gift-aided back to the Trust. It also means that your group have access to 250 acres of fantastic walking routes, including a trail through the ancient woodland that is suitable for wheelchairs and prams.

Awarded a Gold Green Tourism award, both the farmhouse and studio accommodation are sustainable, boasting numerous eco-features including: bio-mass heating; electric powered by renewable energy and a reed bed sewage system.

Folly Farm also offers conference hire, weddings and education visits. For more information, please contact 01275 331590.

Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
2
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Converted cow sheds£500.00 per unit per night
Farmhouse£1,000.00 per unit per night

*Due to exclusive wedding use, group accommodation is available midweek all year round, and on weekends from November-March

Extras

Accessibility

  • Facilities for the Disabled

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Children's videos/DVDs available
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Garden/patio for guests' use

Key Features

  • Farm
  • In countryside
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest

Leisure Facilities

  • Arrangements for riding/pony trekking
  • Fishing

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking

Room / Unit Features

  • WiFi

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for walkers

Map & Directions

Road Directions

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Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor

    TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

    • Service
      5 of 5 stars
    • Value
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Cleanliness
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Location
      4.5 of 5 stars
    • Excellent
      29
    • Very Good
      4
    • Average
      2
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0

    Recent Reviews:

    • Alan U
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Fantastic wedding venue
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 1st August 2018
      We got married at Folly Farm and it was a wonderful experience. Tony, Andrea, Clare and the rest of the team were so helpful and friendly. In the planning stages they were always available to answer... Read full review
    • Amanda B
      Trip Type:
      Business
      Idyllic setting
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 25th July 2018
      I booked Folly farm for a volunteer networking event. The room and facilities we used were perfect. The lunch was delicious too. What idyllic setting. In the afternoon we went for a beautiful walk in... Read full review
    • katejacob
      Bristol, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Wonderful wedding venue
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 16th July 2018
      My husband and I got married here just over three weeks ago. The venue is idyllic, with its spectacular setting and view overlooking Chew Valley lake and the Mendips. There were a number of reasons... Read full review
    Stowey
    Pensford
    BS39 4DW

    Tel: +44 (0)1275 331 590

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    Awards

    • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Gold) 2018
    • Green AwardsGreen Tourism Business Scheme (Silver) Green Tourism Business Scheme (Silver) 2011
    • Green AwardsFairtrade Business Awards 2015 Gold Award Fairtrade Business Awards 2015 Gold Award 2015

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