Mon to Sat  8am – 11pm  /  Sun 11am – 10.30pm
Mon to Sat  8am – 11pm  /  Sun 11am – 10.30pm


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.


Stourhead Winer Illuminations
Stourhead Winer Illuminations
Enter a world festooned with seasonal cheer, at Stourhead National Trust Gardens, enhanced by a soundtrack of festive classics, as you wander beneath unique tree canopies drenched in Christmas colour.
Lee Lozano
Lee Lozano
Visit Hauser & Wirth in nearby Bruton to explore the art by Lee Lozano. A key figure and pioneer within the New York art scene of the 1960s and early 1970s. A shrewd observer of urban culture, Lozano created work in response to the constraints of constitutional systems, disrupting dynamics of gender, power, money and politics.
Hannah Mooney
Hannah Mooney
Head across to Messums and experience newly emerging talent Hannah Mooney. Mooney will be taking part in our Emerging Talents programme following her London debut in our Artist’s Show, which simultaneously welcomes back some of our longest-standing artists and announces newly represented painters.
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