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The Beckford is in the Fonthill Estate, a stunning area of natural beauty with many fabulous walks into the countryside. Slightly further afield we are surrounded by numerous attractions and activities. Explore the city of Salisbury, a thirty drive away from the pub and discover its cathedral with the tallest spire in the country.


Horse Racing
Horse Racing
Head across to Salisbury races and celebrate the end of the season at the final event in the Salisbury racing calendar.
Textile Exhibition
Textile Exhibition
Explore the Material Textile Exhibition at Messum's Art Gallery. The exhibition celebrates the bold vision of the leading lights of the 1950s – 70s textile design and introduces their iconic work to new collectors.
As You See Me
As You See Me
As You See Me is a brand new and original exhibition of British portraits at the Salisbury Museum. Intending to reveal the history of the technique that underpins it from 1723 up to 1925, known as sight-size, this is an exhibition not to be missed.
Longleat Festival of Light
Longleat Festival of Light
Visit the nearby Longleat Estate to see the illuminating lantern spectacle. Hundreds of silk-strewn scenes and digital installations embellishing the ornate Longleat Estate.


The Fonthill Estate

The Estate, which is ten thousand acres and right on our doorstep, consists of farmland, woodland and formal gardens. Whilst visiting you will not only be able to see the outstanding natural beauty of the Estate, but also its incredible history and all the activities that take place within it.


Salisbury is a medieval city, just nine miles south of Stonehenge. The City boasts stunning architecture, an array of independent shops and a thirteenth-century cathedral with the tallest spire in Britain. Salisbury is also home to the best-preserved of only four surviving original copies of the Magna Carta.


Wellness near The Beckford Arms
Country Pursuits near The Beckford Arms
Country Pursuits
Landscape near The Beckford Arms
Art near The Beckford Arms
History near The Beckford Arms
Gardens near The Beckford Arms