The Newt in Somerset

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Postal Address
  • The Newt in Somerset
  • Bruton
  • Somerset BA7 7NG
  • United Kingdom

Opening Times

Gardens, Farm Shop, House & Garden Shop

Summer Hours: 28 March - 30 October 2021, 9am - 6pm (last entry 5.30pm).

Winter Hours: 31 October 2021 - 26 March 2022, 9am - 4.30pm (last entry 4pm)


Open Tuesday to Sunday, 9am-4.30pm.

Garden Eateries
(including Cyder Bar, Garden Café)

The Garden Café is open every day for members and guests, serving vegetable-led menus with locally-reared meats. Advance booking is required, with a deposit of £5pp for breakfast and £10pp for lunch.

Breakfast served 9.30am-11.15am / Lunch served 11.45am-2.45pm.

The Cyder Bar serves as an order and collection point for daily picnics fresh from the Bakery, as well as takeaway hot and cold drinks, including our draught cyder.

The Botanical Rooms

The Botanical Rooms is open every day for lunch for guests, members and members' guests. Dinner service is currently for guests only, with the exception of early tables at 6pm. Advance booking is required. Lunch served 12.30pm-2pm / Dinner served 6pm-9pm.


Access to the spa is for hotel guests only. Open every day from 8am-8pm.

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