Visiting Wedmore

Wedmore Somerset England - is a beautiful and unique village. It is set in the Somerset Levels with the Mendip Hills for a backdrop.  Wedmore is close to the Cathedral City of Wells, the Bishop's Palace next door, with the nearby Glastonbury and the famous Glastonbury Music Festival in June.  Cheddar Gorge and the Mendip Hills (as you can see in the background of the above picture).

Why not stay in one of our many Wedmore accommodations?  From the moment you arrive you can really sense the traditional community spirit.

Wedmore has an excellent range of places to stay and eat and drink serving locally produced food and drink, making it a good place for a relaxing getaway.

If you require a more energetic visit, there are lots of walks allowing you to mingle with farm animals and wildlife. If you enjoy getting closer to the wildlife the Westhay Nature Reserve is close by.  This has proven to be popular with the BBC nature programmes and bird enthusiasts from around the UK and world!

If shopping is more your thing there is a good selection of craft shops and ladies boutiques including the famous Compton House of Fashion with many other fashion shops just a short walk away and a short drive gets you to Clarks Village which has over 90 popular shops.

There is a very friendly golf club with a challenging 18 golf course on the edge of the village which welcomes you with those stunning views of the Mendips and the valley below too.

The area is a photographer's delight whatever the season.

Wedmore makes a great base for exploring the surrounding history, landscape, habitat of birds and wildlife of both the Mendips and the Somerset Levels.  You can do this by bicycle, car and or on foot!

Whether you are visiting for the day, weekend or week, Wedmore has plenty to offer!

Please browse the useful links on this page to see a full list of things to do.



Plan Your Visit

By Car:

There is a free car park which is only a 3 minute walk to the shops. It is accessed from Cheddar Road.

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By Train:

The nearest train station is Highbridge and Burnham. Wedmore is a 20 minute taxi ride from the station.