Wiltshire’s many wonders

Obviously, Bishopstrow Hotel & Spa is Wiltshire’s main must-see destination. But we are surrounded by loads of really great things to do. Here are our top spots that are within half-an-hour’s drive of the hotel.

Upcoming events: 

Milton Harris Racing - Complimentary visit to the stables upon request. Please ask the guest relations team for more info

Frome independent market - 1st Sunday of each month (March - December)


FEAR Avon Valley - 7th - 31st October

FEARless Avon Valley - 23rd October

Avon Valley Pumpkin Patch - 1st - 30th October


Fireworks to music - 4th & 5th November

Longleat Festival of Light - 5th November - 8th January 

Christmas at Stourhead - 25th November - 1st January

Winter Solstice at Stonehenge - 21st December

Bath Christmas Market - 24th November - 11th December

Salisbury Christmas Market - Every Sunday from 18th November - 24th December

Bristol Christmas Market - 4th November - 23rd December

Hestercombe Christmas Market - 18th - 19th November

Glastonbury Frost Fayre - 26th November

Bath On Ice - November - January 

Ice Skating at Avon Valley - 26th November - 1st January

Enchanted Christmas at Westonbirt Arboretum - 25th November - 21st December


Christmas at Avon Valley - 2nd - 31st December


Glastonbury Festival - June 2023 (Tickets on sale October 2022)

Start your adventure with a visit to Longleat Safari Park, just a stones throw from us. Speak to our team and save at least 20% off tickets, exclusively for Bishopstrow guests!



Palladian house and world-famous landscape garden.

Hot Air Ballooning

Feel the serenity and exhilaration of soaring through the air and enjoying the panoramic views of Bath.

Haynes International Motor Museum

A living and working Museum, with over 400 amazing cars and bikes.

Wookey Hole

Explore the world famous caves.

Go Skydive

Unleash your inner super hero!

Fisherton Mill

The South west's largest independent art gallery

Roman Baths

2,000 years of history are waiting for you to discover and explore.

Lacock Village

Lacock is a famous filming location and its appearances include Harry Potter, Wolf Hall and Pride and Prejudice.

Boscombe Down Aviation Collection

Telling the story of flight & flight testing at Boscombe Down

Why book direct?

The best way to get to know us better is by booking direct and if knowing us isn’t incentive enough, well we will also throw in:

Complimentary late check out until 12pm*

Full use of the halcyon spa facilities** 


*Please note this is subject to availability on the day of arrival
**Treatments are charged as taken