Charming accommodation in lovely South Somerset

Folly Cottage

Church Street

Barton St David

Somerset TA11 6BU

01458 850275

Bed and Breakfast at

Folly Cottage

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Our location

Barton St David is situated in peaceful South Somerset.  The village is surrounded by countryside perfect for walking, riding and cycling, and with marvellous views and yet is easy to get to!  


There are many places to visit, pubs to sample cider in, restaurants serving delicious local produce and things to do in the local vicinity, and we are centrally located for visits to Somerton, Street, Wells, Glastonbury and slightly further afield Bath and Bristol.

By car:  Barton St David is easily accessible from the London area by either the M4 via Bristol or the M3 then A303. For guests travelling by road from other parts of England, the closet motorway is the M5. Barton St David is 25 miles (40km) from junction 23 of the M5.  We are easily reached from the A39, the A361 or the A37.  Once you reach Barton St David turn into Church Street.

The map opposite will get you within 20 metres of our cottage.  For specific directions please contact us for assistance.


By train:  Many services run directly to Castle Cary station from Paddington. Castle Cary station is well served by local taxi companies and is approximately 6 miles from Folly Cottage B&B. .

By air: The closest airport is Bristol International, approx 35 miles away.  There are many car hire companies operating from the airport.  

All distances are approximate      


Nearest pub - The Barton, 0.2 miles  

Nearest shop - Sycamore Farm Shop, 0.4 miles      

Nearest beauty treatments - The Barn, 0.4 miles  

Nearest railway - Castle Cary, 6 miles  

Nearest airport - Bristol Airport (BRS), 35 miles  



Walking - from front door!  

Riding - Naydon Equestrian, 1.2 miles

Swimming - Strode Swimming Pool, 4.4 miles

Fishing - Viaduct Fishery, 3.6 miles

Golf - Wheathill Golf Club, 2.8 miles

Cinema - Wells Film Centre, 12 miles

Tourist Attractions

Somerton - 5 miles

Street - 5 miles

Glastonbury Town - 6 miles

Glastonbury Tor - 6 miles

Glastonbury Abbey - 6 miles

Chalice Well - 6 miles

Somerset Rural Life Museum - 6 miles

Haynes Motor Museum - 5.3 miles

Clarks Village - 5 miles

Wells - 6 miles

Lytes Cary Manor & Gardens - 5 miles


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