Lake View lodge

Lake View lodge availability

• UPDATE • Heron View Lodge now available for Self Catering holidays • BOOK NOW •

For lodge availability or to make a booking call Tracey Mead on
01749 880022
or 07974 652637 alternatively email

Actual room availability is shown on the calendar below.

Once you have decided on a date please fill out the Booking Form and we will get back to you with confirmation.




The farmhouse is situated at
Knapps Farm, Beacon, Doulting
Nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset

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"Walking the Mendip Way from Weston super Mare to Frome, we were delighted to find this lovely B &B and to be the first guests, good food, and just a short walk from the Wagon pub - what could be better"
Christine Johnson

"The Mendips were a delight, as were our hosts Tracey & Andy. We'll return!"
Mr & Mrs Jones, Devon

"1st class B&B, very welcoming, beautiful setting. Big thanks."
Virginia Rolston,



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To the North...

The historic city of Bristol (25 miles) has plenty to do and see - shopping at Cabot Circus, the Clifton Suspension Bridge, parkland, the harbourside and excellent dining and nightlife. Stoke St Michael is the closest village (2 miles), which has a village shop and a Pub.



Situated only 16 miles north east is the city of Bath - it's World Heritage Site status makes it one of the most wonderful places to visit locally. Other must visits include Longleat Safari Park (15 miles) and of course Stonehenge (35 miles).



The Waggon and Horses Pub is just 5 mins walk and serves home cooked food. Shepton Mallet is the closest town (3 miles) and further south is Yeovil (22 miles). If you fancy a day on the beach then Weymouth, Dorset is just 1.5 hrs drive.


and West...

Wells Cathedral (5 miles) and the enchanting Glastonbury Tor (13 miles) are worth a visit plus Wookey Hole and Cheddar are both nearby (10-15 miles). For festival/show goers: we're very close to the Bath & West Showground and Pilton.


West Country

Somerset and the Mendips - a very special place to visit … excellent walking, mountain biking, horse riding, potholing, cider, arts and crafts, festivals, country pubs and historic cities plus good access to Bath, Bristol and Exeter or a day trip to the Devon/Dorset coast.



Choices, choices… Hot Tea or Coffee, Fruit Juice, Croissants and Fruit with a selection of Cerals, plus a Full English Breakfast if you've an active day ahead - all served up in a tastefully redecorated farmhouse dining room with its solid flag stone floors, oak table and chairs.


Free WiFi

Stay connected… for the duration of the stay keep up to date with news and email or check out local attractions from the comfort of your room, before travelling. There's also a flat screen Freeview TV in each room.


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Knapps Farm, Beacon, Doulting Nr Shepton Mallet, Somerset BA4 4LA or call Tracey on 01749 880022 or mobile 07974 652637, or by email.

NEW Heron View (2 bed) and Lake View (3 bed) lodges are now available for self catering bookings

3uplodgev2Both Lake View Lodge and the newly constructed Heron View Lodge benefit from stunning views and are superbly appointed throughout to provide tastefully furnished, light and airy accommodation. These detached lodges offer an ideal base for families or groups of friends wishing to explore this lovely area. Click here for more images or for lodge availability or to make a booking call Tracey Mead on 01749 880022 or 07974 652637, alternatively email.

Accommodation and Amenities

• Views of the Mendips and Lake to the North
• Accommodation is all on the ground floor
• Two king-size double bedrooms with storage (one with en-suite shower, basin and WC)
• Twin room with wardrobe and under bed storage
• Fuel, power, bed linen and towels included in rent
• Bathroom with bath, basin and WC
• Kitchen with electric oven, hob, fridge/freezer
• Travel cot and highchair
• Sitting room with dining area.
• FreeView TV with DVD and free WiFi
• Selection of books and games
• Electric convector heaters.
• Off road parking for 2 cars
• Enclosed lawned garden with decking and furniture
• Shop 2 miles, pub 5 mins walk
• Sorry, no pets and no smoking
• Coarse fishing on site by arrangement (fishing is charged on a daily rate and agreed by owners permission, guests wishing to fish must hold their own rod license, and equipment.)


Low season - prices from £428.
Mid season - prices from £545.
High season - prices from £727.
Change over day is Saturday (self catered)
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