Local Farm Shops
Somerset has been famous for Apples, Cider and Cheddar Cheese for centuries but there’s so much more local produce to discover. We recommend that you contact your chosen venue before planning a visit.
This is a small, family-run, artisan cheese-maker. Visitors are welcome to sample award-winning cheeses directly from the aging room, try apple spirits from the Somerset Cider Brandy Co. or try the craft bottle beers from the Wild Beer Co. The beer is also available to take away in a two litre resealable 'growler' - just pop back any time for a refill.
Lower Westcombe Farm, Westcombe, Evercreech, BA4 6ER (1 mile from campsite)
Durslade Farm Shop
Durslade Farm is run to the highest ethical standards and committed to free-range animal welfare. Produce will soon be available to buy in the Durslade Farm Shop in the Engine Room at Hauser & Wirth, Somerset .
Durslade Farm, Dropping Lane, Bruton, BA10 0NL (2 miles from campsite)
Gilcombe Farm shop
This 300-acre family run organic farm outside Bruton supplies the shop with some of the finest Organic and Non Organic foods available including poultry, dry cured pork, local cheese and seasonal game.
Gilcombe, Bruton, BA10 0QE (2 miles from campsite)
The Godminster Cheese Shop
Not a farm shop per se but they create the most delicious organic cheeses from their farm outside Bruton. Lovingly prepared and beautifully wrapped, these cheeses make a perfect present. Visit for vodka sampling, daily cheese tasting, or simply a friendly chat about their cheeses.
Station Road, Bruton, BA10 0EH (2 miles from campsite)
Kimber’s Farm Shop
The Kimber family have farmed in the Blackmore Vale for over 300 years. The Farm shop is a family affair and stocks goodies such as Smoked Rose Veal and venison.
Linley Farm, Charlton Musgrove, BA9 8HD (5 miles from campsite)
Jon Thorner’s Bridge Farm Shop
You will find meat, fruit and veg, dairy and grocery items all from the surrounding area, including award winners such as James Chocolates based in Shepton Mallet, Mendip Moments in Wells and Orchard Pig in Glastonbury. They also offer the advice of skilled butchers.
Pylle, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6TA (6 miles from campsite)
Stourhead Farm Shop
Butchery and Deli stocking wild Roe deer from the Stourhead estate, cured and smoked bacon, home made pies and many local delicacies.
High Street, Stourton BA12 6QF (9 miles from campsite)
White Row Farm Shop
The farm shop sells as much local produce as possible. Also on site are the Scallop Shell fishmongers, Butchers, Deli, Cafe, Restaurant & Grill, Fish & Chip shop, Florist and Gift shop.
Beckington BA11 6TN (14 miles from campsite)
Local Cider, Wine, Beer & Spirits
As well as making cider, Somerset is increasingly producing award winning, internationally recognised wines with many coming from local vineyards.
The Wild Beer Co
The Wild Beer Company is a microbrewery in Westcombe producing a variety of award-winning innovative beers.
Brewery Shop, Lower Westcombe Farm, Westcombe, BA4 6ER (1 mile from campsite)
Wraxall vineyard uses Madeleine Angevine, Bacchus and Pinot Noir variety of grape to produce several different award winning wines including a sparkling. They are happy to provide guided tours for groups and wine is available to purchase online or direct.
Wraxall Vineyard, Wraxall, Nr. Shepton Mallet, BA4 6RQ (6 miles from campsite)
Pennard Organic wines and ciders
Hugh and Hilary Tripp started their organic award-winning vineyard in 1981 and also established an orchard to satisfy Hugh’s passion for cider making. This has led to the production of mead and fruit wines. Visitors are welcome to self-tour the grounds and are invited to free tastings.
Avalon Vineyard, The Drove, East Pennard, BA4 6UA (8 miles from campsite)
Somerset Cider Brandy and Burrow Hill Cider
Sat amongst 160 acres of cider apple orchards at the base of Burrow Hill, a famous Somerset landmark, the farm has been pressing cider for the past 150 years and distilling the cider into Somerset Cider Brandy since 1989.
Pass Vale Farm, Burrow Hill, Kingsbury Episcopi, TA12 6BU (27 miles from campsite)
A wonderful opportunity to browse, sample and select your groceries while meeting local producers and makers.
Wells Farmer’s Market
Wells Farmers’ Market not only won a Gold Award in the Taste of the West Hospitality & Retail Awards 2014, but also ‘Best South West Farmers’ Market’. 17 food stalls offering a huge variety including Besley’s Fruit, Brown Cow Organics, Somerset Charcuterie and Wootton Organic Dairy. The farmers’ market adjoins the excellent general market.
Every Wednesday. 9am - 2:30pm
The Market Place (in front of the Town Hall), Wells, BA5 2RB (12 miles from campsite)
Frome Farmer’s Market
A huge variety of stalls with outstanding local produce including Fussels Fine Foods, Moonacre Farm produce, Kimbers Traditional Meats and West Country Water Buffalo. There is a friendly cafe for refreshments. The market won a Gold Award in the Taste of the West Hospitality & Retail Awards 2014.
2nd Saturday of every month. 9am till 1pm.
Cheese and Grain Market Hall, Market Yard, Frome, BA11 1BE (12 miles from campsite)
Glastonbury Farmer’s Market
Now in its seventeenth year, there is a great selection of produce. Stalls include; Bioaqua Farm products, West Croft Farm cider, Somerset Chees Company and The Humble Pie Co. In 2014 the market won a Silver Award in the Taste of the West Hospitality & Retail Awards.
4th Saturday of every month. 9am - 2pm
Market Cross, Glastonbury, BA6 9EU (15 miles from campsite)
Castle Cary Street Market
Tuesday is market day in Castle Cary when local produce, fish, bread, crafts and organic vegetables are sold on the cobbles in front of the Market House.
Every Tuesday 9am – 2pm
The Market House, Castle Cary, BA7 7AH (6 miles from campsite)
Frome Independent Market
Get yourself a smorgasbord direct from producers and makers. Find everything from artisan bread and an array of local cheeses; freshly picked vegetables to hand raised pies; jams, chutneys & chilli sauces, cakes, tarts and tea; local beer, wine and plenty of Westcountry cider.
The first Sunday of every month 10am - 3pm
Frome town centre, BA11 1AF (12 miles from campsite)