Monday to Sunday / 11am - 11pm
Monday to Sunday / 11am - 11pm


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.


Alexandra Shulman
Alexandra Shulman
In Clothes & Other Things That Matter, Alexandra Shulman explores the meaning of clothes, live at the Bath forum, and how we wear them looking at items of clothing that range from the little black dress to the white shirt, red shoes and the Chanel jacket and the bikini. Taking pieces of clothing and examining their role in both her own life and women’s lives in general.
Nature of Materials
Nature of Materials
Visit Messums in the barn gallery for a day of talks on the nature of materials within contemporary architectural practice. There will be talks by some of the leading minds and innovators within architecture as they discuss how we can better use resources and learn from our natural environment.
Eduardo Chillida
Eduardo Chillida
Head over to nearby Hauser & Wirth and experience one of the foremost Spanish sculptors of the twentieth century. Eduardo Chillida is widely celebrated for his monumental public sculptures and enduring fascination with interconnected shape, space and organic form.
The Great Bath Feast
The Great Bath Feast
The Great Bath Feast celebrates the best food and drink in the South West, as well as taste-sensations from further afield, appealing to culinary connoisseurs everywhere. The festival kicks off with a buzzing market on Milsom Street in Bath with chef demos, pop-ups and a Food & Drink trail for all to enjoy. With a number of curated and fringe events across the city throughout October, there will be something to suit every taste!


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