Ashton Court Estate is a glorious 850 acre site located in Long Ashton on the outskirts of Bristol. It can boast some of the finest public parkland in the South West of England and is a Grade II listed landscape.
The stunning grounds offer ancient woodlands, parks of magnificent deer, formal gardens, cycle and horse trails plus vast open spaces for kite flying, picnics, and family leisure activities.
There is a picturesque miniature railway which has train rides for all the family on two tracks that each run for one third of a mile.
Two prestigious 18-hole par 3 golf courses are also within the grounds as these will offer different challenges to the novice or seasoned golfer and are suitable all age groups and abilities.
Every summer the estates hosts the world renowned annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, whilst also offering balloon launch sites all year round.
Another regular feature is the Farmers Market where fresh local produce and hand made crafts can be purchased on the third Sunday of every month.
Visitors can enjoy all sorts of refreshments which are available from the Courtyard cafe and Golf Centre cafe, both of which are open daily and all year round.
Centrepiece of the estate is the magnificent Gothic splendour of Ashton Court Mansion house which is a première venue for weddings, balls and parties and can also be hired for conferences, business meetings and exhibitions. The entertainment team at the mansion house also offer family fun days, corporate activities and team building events which are held upon the estate grounds.