Pilgrims Rest Inn, Pilgrims Way, Lovington
BA7 7PT, England
Local Area Information
Geographically we are in a peaceful backwater a country mile from the old Roman Fosse Way, between pretty Castle Cary and ancient Somerton. Shepton Mallet and Wells lie to the north, Street and Glastonbury to the west, Yeovil south west, Sherbourne south, and Wincanton to the east, all a quarter of an hour away.
Bath is 40 minutes and Bristol just shy of an hour to the north, Shaftesbury 25 and Salisbury 45 minutes east, Dorchester similar to the south and Taunton about 35 minutes west.
How to Find Us
Castle Cary(approx 3.5 miles)
Turn left out of the station car park, then in 100 metres take the first right on the brow of the bridge. Follow this road for about 3.5 miles until you come to the traffic lights which are around The Pilgrims.
Bristol Airport(approx 30 miles)
Take the A38 towards Bristol, turn right at Barrow Gurney onto the B3130, go through Chew Magna and stay on that road until you come to the A37. Turn right towards Shepton Mallet. Go through Shepton Mallet and stay on the A37 until you come to traffic lights at Lydford-on-Fosse. Turn left onto the B3153 and after 1.5 miles you will come to The Pilgrims.
M5 junction 23(approx 25 miles)
Take the first exit (A39) from the roundabout after leaving the motorway. After 1.5 miles turn left at the T junction. Stay on this road for 15 miles until you see The Pipers on your right, and take the road to the right of The Pipers. Go straight across the first cross roads, left at the staggered cross roads, across the lights at Lydford on Fosse and The Pilgrims is 1.5 miles straight on.