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, including a family room option.

Things to do

Mells Village

A small village with a big history! Visit Mells Village website for a real insider’s view

The Beckford Arms

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

The Lord Poulett Arms

Visit our newest addition to the Bramley Bars family in Hinton Saint George, The Lord Poulett Arms 

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Discover “one of the best places to live in Britain”,  Frome

Beckford Bottle Shop

Enjoy the beautiful sights of Bath, while sipping on a curated selection of wines, cheeses and charcuterie at the Beckford Bottle Shop