Time For Wiltshire
The England you love in one county - make time for Wiltshire this autumn
It’s not a personal question. But from time to time we all need a change of scenery. You’ve worked hard. You deserve a rest. Whether your ideal break is calming, comforting, refreshing, or bursting with high adrenalin excitement, it’s time for Wiltshire.
Wiltshire has been a special place for a very long time and our World Heritage Site stands testament to the ages. Stonehenge and Avebury have a magnetism that has drawn people to them for centuries.
Wiltshire is also rolling green downs, ancient woodlands and bustling market towns. Parish churches, historic houses and country inns. Timeless monuments and contemporary luxury. Arts and culture, festivals and events. Local ales and picnics in the park. In short, the England you love in one county.
All this, yet only an hour and a half, or less, from London.
It’s time for Wiltshire – you’ll be here in no time.
Plan your Wiltshire escape
When it comes to a short break, Wiltshire offers you all you could ever wish for: enjoy an afternoon tea at one of our cafes or tearooms, indulge in Michelin-star dining at the Red Lion Freehouse or relax in a luxurious spa.
Our breath-taking countryside and numerous attractions offer peace, tranquillity and outstanding natural beauty explore it by foot or by hiring a classic car with Vintage Classics to tour our quiet country lanes.
Enjoy a visit to Longleat – this year, in celebration of Longleat Safari Park’s 50th year anniversary or the autumnal colours of the National Trust gardens of Stourhead.
Discover historic Corsham (used as a filming location for BBC's Poldark) or visit Salisbury, the beautiful city with its Early English Gothic Cathedral, the Cathedral Close, regular markets and museums and show-stopping events. If you love shopping then a visit to the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet at Swindon is a must too. Catch the action at Castle Combe Circuit with events like the Autumn Classic or sample the local beers and see the workings of the Wadworth Brewery on a brewery tour.
Make a break of it
Take time out and stay in one of the following places to stay:
The Bell at Ramsbury
Troutbeck Guest House
Download our Time for Wiltshire, Made of England brochure here and browse our accommodation pages for details of more places to stay.