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Cricket St. Thomas
The scene of much of the famous TV comedy, To The Manor Born, Cricket St. Thomas was also frequently visited by Lord Nelson and Lady Hamilton. This classic country house is set in splendid parkland, with colourful gardens, lakes, and a unique woodland area. The hotel provides extensive entertainment, including nightly live performances, and excellent dining.
How to find us
Cricket St Thomas
(For Sat Nav users, please use postcode TA20 4DF)
0330 1359 571
Directions by car
From the M5
- Exit the M5 at Junction 25 and take the A358 to Chard
- Follow the A30 Eastwards towards Crewkerne and Yeovil. Follow this road for approximately 3 miles
- Cricket St. Thomas Hotel is on the right, immediately after the B3167 turning to Axminster
From the M3
- Exit the M3 at Junction 8 and take the A303 to South Petherton. After Ilchester take the exit marked A356 to Crewkerne
- After Crewkerne take the A30 towards Chard
- Cricket St. Thomas Hotel is approximately 5 miles west of Crewkerne on the left
Local bus service
The nearest National Express Bus Stop is located in Taunton, which is approximately 25-30 minutes away
Local taxi services
Gem: 01460 221123
Local train station
Approximately 7.0 miles
About 14 minutes by taxi
Approximately 9.4 miles
About 20 minutes by taxi
Contact Virgin Trains Tel: 0845 7 222 333
Strictly the most spectacular weekend experience ever
A classic country house in Somerset
Explore the beautiful grounds surrounding our hotel
Access to our leisure facilities is included with every stay
Relax in one of our beautifully historic lounges
Nightly live shows included with every break
Discover a huge range of things to do, including bowls and archery
In these fantastic value rooms you’ll find everything you could want for a blissful night’s sleep. Comfort and a wide range of amenities are key here to put you properly at ease.
A special retreat. These rooms are the dream ticket if you're longing for a comfy bed, super-soft duvet and too-many-to-mention extra little touches.
Each of these rooms is beautifully furnished with rich and sophisticated decor. We’re convinced that pure, unadulterated bliss doesn’t get much better than this.
In our Historic rooms we’ve recreated a golden age of decadence. Each room is special in it's own way and many come with a stunning feature bed.
All room imagery shown is a representation of these room grades only. Style, size and decor will vary by room and by location.
Bedroom locationsHistoric rooms and suites in the Grade II listed mansion and stylish accommodation in the Courtyard and Walled Gardens are surrounded by 160 acres of parkland in a peaceful valley setting in the West Country.
Introducing The Coffee Nest
Now available at all hotels and villages, The Coffee Nest is a space that’s made to feel like an extension of your own cosy nest. A space where you can enjoy exceptional coffee and scrumptious treats which are all freshly baked and prepared by our chefs each morning.
The biggest restaurant focuses on modern flavours with much-loved British classics. There’s a deli bar and fresh fish counter, plus the roast of the day carved to order. The chefs offer two daily specials, plus Indian, Asian, Tex-Mex and Italian themed nights.
Start your day properly with a hearty breakfast on us and at the end of the day, sample local flavours prepared with seasonal produce.
There's plenty to fill your evenings with, including musicals, bands, DJs, comedians, and visiting artists - all in intimate, exclusive venues.
From dance classes to outdoor pursuits and even gardener-led tours in heritage grounds, there's lots to see and do out in the grounds or along the coast.
Our pools are open all day for a quick dip and water aerobics classes, but you'll also find yoga studios, cinemas, games rooms and saunas waiting for you.
All rooms come with a generously stocked tea tray, plus a selection of luxe products in the bathroom.
You're guaranteed a warm welcome each and every time you walk through the door, and our team are on hand to help with everything.
Of course, our hotels also offer free parking, complimentary WiFi, and all the comforts of home as standard across the collection.
Spa and wellness
In addition to state-of-the-art pools, saunas, and steam rooms, our spa offers a range of soothing treatments designed to nourish your mind, body, and soul.
Live music and entertainment
There's always something good going on at our hotel - from tribute acts to festivals and party bands, every stay brings the opportunity to see unique and vibrant shows from incredible entertainers.
Exploring around Cricket St. Thomas
You'll find our hotels in some of the UK's most vibrant locations, so you could explore the grounds or we've partnered with Outdooractive to help you adventure further. Discover our self-guided walking or cycling routes to suit a range of fitness levels.
35-min drive from Cricket St. Thomas, EX12 3BZA shingle beach surrounded by white chalk cliffs, the village of Beer is quintessential Jurassic Coast. Guided tours of the 2,000-year-old man-made caves run several times a day, and mackerel-laden boats deliver fresh catches to the villages eateries.
27-min drive from Cricket St. Thomas, DT7 3HXThe Dorset town of Lyme Regis is notable for its fossil cliffs, stony and sandy beaches, and the iconic Cobb harbour, possibly the only landmark to be made famous by both Jane Austen and Meryl Streep. While there are some steep routes, there’s also plenty of easy walking to explore.
25-min drive from Cricket St. Thomas, TA15 6XPAlmost unchanged since the Elizabethan era, this grade I listed building was built in 1598 and boasts the longest Long Gallery in England, 5 different garden areas, and the first ever National Portrait Gallery local partnership, featuring a collection of 16th- and 17th- century pieces.
All places in the area
Find out what Somerset and Dorset have to offer during a stay at our beautiful regency country mansion.
Sounds of a Holiday
There’s something about that sound that just says freedom. It’s an announcement that your holiday has officially begun and relaxation awaits.
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Last minute breaks at Cricket St. Thomas
Explore remaining 2, 3 and 4-night breaks available to book in the next 4 weeks.
Spa and wellness club
You don't have to be staying with us to enjoy our spa and wellness facilities. A dip in the heated pool, a workout in the gym, or some time to relax in the sauna or steam room - we’ve got you covered with our leisure membership.
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