Things to do near Farnham

Whether you want to work up an appetite with a walk through Henry VIII's old hunting ground, or swing between the trees at Go Ape, there's no shortage of great activities and attractions nearby. Here are some of our favourites:

Local Walks

Pub lunches and country walks are the perfect combination for a relaxed outing. There are some great walks nearby, perfect for working an appetite before dining with us, or making a bit of extra room for dessert!

Bishop's Meadow

Various distances

A pretty 35 acre flower meadow bordered by the River Wey on the edge of Farnham.

Farnham Park & Castle

4.3km loop

An easy route for most abilities. The trail is open year-round and is beautiful to visit anytime.

Ewshot Circular

5.3km loop

A moderate, varied walk starting with wide gravel paths, and finishing with a forest walk.

Medieval Waverley

10.1km loop

A lengthier, moderate walk with elevation changes and scenic views.

Local Attractions

Enjoy the best of Farnham and the surrounding area with one of the brilliant local attractions. You could while away an afternoon painting your own ceramics, get up in the trees at Go Ape, or delve into Farnham’s history at Farnham Castle Keep…

english heritage

Discover the history of Farnham Castle with a visit to the Keep and free exhibition, just up the road from us. Founded in 1138 by Henry of Blois, Bishop of Winchester, and brother of King Stephen.

0.3 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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ceramics cafe

Enjoy a relaxing afternoon painting at the Ceramics Café. Design and paint your own ceramic masterpiece to admire for years to come. Whether you choose crockery or something ornamental, there are plenty of options.

0.4 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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The 26 acres of landscaped park and gardens is home to over 800 birds and 180 species from around the world. The park also is home to the Underwater World aquarium and the Jenny Wren Farm.

3.4 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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Spread over ten acres, exhibits include a large number of implements and devices marking over 150 years of farming life. Many aspects of village and rural life are displayed in realistic settings.

3.7 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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national trust

Frensham Little Pond is a tranquil wildlife haven with a family trail, local history to discover, and opportunities for bird watching. Frensham Great Pond is a further 2.4 miles away, with a sandy beach and sailing club, perfect for summer.

4.1 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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Whether you’re a novice or a pro, there’s a snow sport to get involved in! From skiing and snowboarding to donutting, the range of slopes, equipment, and experienced staff will ensure you have tonnes of fun!

4.8 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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The world’s largest year-round sculpture exhibition with over 300 artists showcasing 600 sculptures, almost everything is for sale and as a result, the exhibits are forever changing so there is plenty to discover.

5 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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Get up into the trees and make like a monkey at Go Ape Alice Holt Forest. With fun high-rope courses to suit all ages and abilities, as well as a picnic and play area, walking routes, and café!

5.1 miles from The Castle, Farnham

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