Taunton area guide

what to do and where to go in Somerset's County town

The Castle Hotel

One of the most renowned 4-star hotels in England and one of Great Britain’s most historic, with origins stretching over 1000 years. For more than 60 years and situated in the centre of the town, it has been run by three generations of the Chapman family.

Langford Fivehead

A 15th Century Manor House with relaxed, informal dining and country house accommodation in the heart of the Somerset Levels hosting six comfortable en-suite bedrooms and an intimate dining room or two.

The Mount Somerset Hotel and Spa


A stunning luxury 19 bedroomed Regency country house hotel set in four acres of beautiful grounds. This grand dame of a building sits high upon her mount, cradled between the Quantock and Blackdown Hills, affording guests some of the best views in Somerset.