Set in the beautiful Somerset countryside you will be sure of a warm welcome at the Penscot Inn in the village of Shipham, on the Western edge of the Mendip Hills near the A38 approximately 15 miles South of Bristol. An ideal location to explore the attractions this area of the West Country has to offer, The Cheddar Gorge, Wookey Hole, the historic city of Wells and the seaside resorts of Weston-super-Mare, Brean and Burnham on Sea plus many more diverse attractions are all within easy travelling distance. Around the village of Shipham there are wonderful, scenic walks and cycle routes to explore.
Stay in one of our rooms, individually furnished and decorated to compliment the style and age of the Inn, a world away from corporate styling. Open all year offering one night stays or weekend and midweek breaks, ideal for visiting family and friends, business trips or a relaxing holiday. Dogs are welcome in some rooms, please enquire for availabilty.
After a day out enjoy a drink with the locals in this family run traditional, popular village pub, or a meal in the restaurant with food mainly locally sourced and freshly cooked to order.
The Andrews family and the Penscot team are ready to welcome you to this family friendly Inn.
Bar opening times
Monday – Thursday 3pm – 11pm
Friday & Saturday 12pm – 11pm
Sunday 12pm – 10.30pm
Monday; Kitchen Closed (guests will be served)
Tuesday – Thursday 3pm– 6pm, (Light bites menu), 6pm – 9pm
Sunday 12pm – 5pm
These are temporary opening times.
Half terms, Bank holidays and Summer Holidays will be open from 12pm.
Dogs on a lead welcome in the bar & lounge area.