Traditional & Stylish Coaching Inn

The Talbot Inn is a traditional yet stylish coaching inn located in the heart of the historic village of Mells, 5 minutes from Frome  in some of Somerset’s most stunning countryside. Two hours from London by car or train and 20 minutes from Bath, The Talbot offers great food in a classic pub environment with all the comforts of a smart hotel, but at great prices from £100 per room b&b.

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The Talbot comprises a main bar, snug, courtyard and map rooms which are all open every day for classic pub food and drink. Upstairs there are 8 bedrooms, two with adjoining children’s rooms.

Things to do

Mells Village

Have a look at the revamped Mells Village website for a real insider’s view

The Beckford Arms

Visit our sister pub The Beckford Arms in Fonthill Gifford, Tisbury.

Kitchen Table Cookery

Cookery School at The Talbot

Clare and Joanna’s fabulous cookery day classes. Get signed up quick, as there are limited places and these will sell out fast. Also try their ‘Seasonal Club’ drop-ins.

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Bramley Products

A range of natural bath and body products handmade in the South West of England. Using only natural ingredients Bramley products are free from parabens, sulphates & petrochemicals.

The Beckford Bottle Shop

Visit our new wine shop, The Beckford Bottle Shop, in nearby Tisbury for a fanstastic selection of over 300 wines from around the world, craft beers, ciders and spirits. A modern wine shop with old fashioned values.