Accommodation near Longleat
Longleat Christmas Opening Dates
Winter VIP Safari Dates:
- Tuesday 4th November to Thursday 13th November Inclusive.
- Every Monday – Thursday from 17th November to 11th December Inclusive.
- From Monday 5th January to Friday 6th February 2015.
Christmas Festival of Light at Longleat:
- Friday to Sunday only: Friday 14th November-Sunday 7th December
- Friday 12th December – Sunday 4th January (excluding Christmas Day
- Longleat will be closed to visitors on Sunday 16th November due to a private event.
- Closed Christmas Day
We recommend the two day ticket for families as you can spread the many activities over two days, which is less tiring for young children, and you can revisit those you particularly enjoy!
A number of guests staying in the self catering properties at Clanville Manor visit the Safari Park at Longleat – of ‘Animal Park’ BBC Television fame.
The Longleat Estate can be reached in about 30 minutes or so, from the – holiday cottages – on the farm.
You can click on most of the pictures within this website to view larger versions of the images. Please see also – More Longleat and Animal Park Pictures
Directions to Longleat from Clanville Manor Accommodation
Turn left onto the B3153 road and travel for about 1 mile, then left again onto the A371 road and drive for just over 5 miles until you reach the A37 roundabout.
Take the first exit off the roundabout onto the A37 road and head in a northerly direction [towards Shepton Mallet]. You should reach another roundabout within half a mile, where this time you take the second exit, continuing on the A37 Whitstone Road for just under a mile, until you reach the right hand turn for the A361.
Take the A361 Charlton Road [eastbound] towards Frome and Trowbridge and stay on this road until you see brown ‘local attraction’ signs for Longleat. The Longleat Estate sign posts should take you from the A361 road onto the A362 road, then onto local roads further into the countryside before arriving at the car park for Longleat House or Longleat Safari Park.