Welcome to Holworthy Farm
Welcome to Holworthy Farm a 200-acre livestock farm on the banks of Wimbleball Lake, situated in the heart of Somerset This peaceful valley was flooded in 1977 to create one of the most scenic reservoirs ever. Idyllic for walking, fishing, water sports, exploring nature trails and the pretty villages and escape from the pressures of life.
The Parish is called Brompton Regis or King's Brompton as it was known because the manor belonged to the King in the Doomsday times.The history of a settlement here goes back to the Saxon times,when it was called Brunetone- meaning brown settlement,referring to the heath covered Brendon Hills.
The farm is in the Exmoor National Park which is the first International Dark Skies Reserve, and surrounded by unspoilt beautiful countryside.
Guests may come and go as they please and if I am around there is always a complimentary tray of tea or coffee and homemade biscuits available.
Dinner is optional but needs to be ordered the night before. I us and all meals are freshly prepared and the homemade desserts are complimented with clotted cream. Tea, coffee and mints are served afterwards in the sitting room If guests have special diets please let me know in advance. Guests are welcome to bring wine or spirits to the table.p
We have AA accreditation of: Dinner Exceeds Quality requirements Star/Diamond rating.
Children of all ages are welcome we have a cot and high chair.
We do not allow dogs in the house accept guide dogs. But you may leave them in the car.
We now have a timber cabin - lecture room/exercise studio -. Ideal for small residential conferences and rowing training camps. Do look at the timber cabin page.
2017 January 27th -29th New Year, New YOU, relaxation weekend! Look at the retreat page for more details.
February -come and visit Snow Drop Valley at Wheddon Cross for a relaxing break.
We are fully booked for Ironman 2017- but do come and stay and ride the hilly course!
W YOGA and Activity HEN PARTIES or just a break,with your closet friends and have a relaxing experience. Breaks can be planned to suit you and your friends.
Leave feeling refreshed and relaxed.
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Thank you for looking at our web site, we look forward to hearing from you or better still meeting you