All these gardens are less than a 30 minute drive away from the hotel.
Located just half a mile from the A303 and 10 minutes from the M5, the hotel makes a great base from which to explore the beautiful county of Somerset. Below is just a small selection of the things you can see and do.
The beautiful gardens at Montacute provide a stunning setting at any time of year. Enjoy wonderful scents in Spring and Summer, the changing colours in Autumn and atmospheric walks in Winter.
With 30 acres of award-winning gardens there is much to take pleasure in. One of the highlights is the appearence of thousands of snowdrops in February and March.
The gardens are set within 50 acres and span three centuries of garden design. They feature a Victorian Shrubbery, formal Edwardian gardens and a Georgian Landscape Garden.
West Somerset Railway
Residents of the hotel can now buy railway tckets at discounted prices. Discounted tickets have to be purchased 7 days in advance. Please call 01643 704996 and quote "FULL STEAM AHEAD"
Museums & Galleries
Haynes International Motor Museum, Sheppy's Cider Museum, The Museum of Somerset
Theatres & Entertainment
The Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre, the Octagon Theatre, the Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre
For an even more comprehensive list, Visit Somerset
Nearby National Trust properties.
Air Rifle Shooting Range Based in Hambridge, so just a few minutes from Ilminster.
The standard price to use the range for an hour with gun hire, pellets and tuition included is £25.
Special Group Rates available for Hotel Guests:
7-10 people £20 per person
11-24 people £15 per person
Contact Sue on Tel: 01458 253700
Discount Ref: ShrubberyHotel www.riflemanfirearms.com
Somerset is home to the Glastonbury festival, good food and drink, ancient sites and caves, fine walking country and tempting beaches - the list is endless!
Exmoor National Park
Somerset County Cricket
West Somerset Steam Railway
Haynes International Motor Museum
Sheppy's Cider Museum
The Museum of Somerset
The Brewhouse Theatre & Arts Centre
the Octagon Theatre
Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre