About us

The Jubilee Inn was built in 1936 and was once frequented by the legendary film star, Terry Thomas, whose family lived here in the 1960s and 70s. It has recently undergone a complete renovation and extension to create an exclusive private family home which offers seasonal services to private guests.  Located on the Devon and Somerset borders – the home is with easy access to both Exmoor and all the activities that come with the National Park, as well as being within easy reach of the Exmoor coastline.

_dsc7796We pride ourselves on the high standards of our home in all areas from accommodation to food.  Exclusive hire may be arranged for those seeking both discretion and privacy.

Location

With a desirably rural central South West destination, 20 minutes from Junction 27 (M5), only 35 minutes from both Taunton and Exeter, The Jubilee Inn is a hidden gem for those who expect a little more from their explorations of the South West.  With a fast train in under two hours from London Paddington, the home is an ideal getaway from London.

Country pursuits

For the guest who enjoys country pursuits there is a wealth of activities to enjoy on Exmoor, including fishing, foraging, hunting, hawking, riding, painting, writing, shooting, star-gazing and walking, enjoyed according to the season.

img_1503The house is situated directly on the Two Moors Way from Dartmoor to Exmoor and surrounded by some of the most outstanding scenery in the UK. Even our night skies have become renowned worldwide. Exmoor recently being acknowledged as the first European International Dark-Sky Reserve boasting an incredible panorama of stars for those who wish to look to the heavens for inspiration.

If you desire the tranquillity of the Moor, be assured the breath-taking scenery has been a wealth of inspiration for artists and writers alike with Charles Dickens, Agatha Christie, Thomas Hardy, Jane Austen, Arthur Conan Doyle, RD Blackmore, Alfred Munnings and Samuel Taylor Coleridge all finding inspiration here in Devon and on Exmoor.

Dining 

For those discerning guests, our private dining room and chef offers wholesome fine dining sourced from local producers, prepared fresh daily, with a classic French twist.

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We can offer our home for bespoke events, including a complete wedding ceremony to receiption package.    Full events planning with entertainment and catering may also be arranged.

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