Many of Somerset’s attractions can be found within easy reach of Ilchester, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two attractions that should be on every visitor’s list is the wonderful Fleet Air Arm Museum and the ever-popular Lytes Cary Manor. Two other popular spots that are close by Ilchester are the Tintinhull House Garden and Montacute House.
Holiday makers visiting Somerset should go and see Glastonbury Tor in Glastonbury, Chalice Well and Sherborne Castle in Sherborne. Wander back through Somerset’s past by checking out nearby historic sites, such as Cadbury Castle in Yeovil and the Stembridge Tower Mill in Glastonbury.
If you're a sports fan, you’ll enjoy seeing local favorites, the Somerset County Cricket Club, take to the field at County Cricket Ground, Taunton. Look like a local and pull on the white and maroon, the colors of the Somerset County Cricket Club.
Finding somewhere convenient to base yourself in the Ilchester area is easy. The Manor Hotel, Yeovil, the City Lodge - Yeovil and the George & Pilgrims Hotel, Glastonbury are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.