The Half Moon sits in the peaceful, unspoilt heart of the Blackdown Hills, an AONB, ideally located for enjoying exceptional habitats for wildlife-watching and a maze of fine walks and trails. Just 2 miles away is the Wellington Monument – the tallest triangular obelisk in the world and the landmark of the Blackdown Hills. Castle Neroche, a medieval fortress in the Middle Ages is nearby, where you can enjoy a delightful network of woodland walks, cycling, fishing, horse riding, outdoor activities, or just experience country life,. Just 8 miles from bustling Taunton, Somerset’s county town, with its racecourse and renowned country cricket ground. Wellington, a small country town, holds a twice monthly farmers market and has a sports centre and cinema.


Ashculme House B &B

Ashculm Hill

EX15 3SU

Tel:  01823 680697


Pounds Farm B&B

High St


EX15 3QS

Tel: 01823 680802


Selby House (cottage sleeps 6)

Pleamore Cross

Sampford Arundel

TA21 9QE 

Tel: 07513325425


Luggs Barn  sleeps 8)

Culm Davy

Tel:  01823 680697


Regency House

Castle Hill Hemyock


Horseshoes (cottage, sleeps 4)



The Linhay  (cottage, sleeps 4)

Bolham Water

(view on Toad Hall Cottages)


The Half Moon Inn

Local Delivery Service for Fresh Food

As we are now sadly closed until further notice due to Covid 19 we are now offering a delivery or collection service of food boxes and are able to supply the following:-

There’s a mixed box of Veg/fruit/salad it will vary each time (e.g. broccoli, green beans, carrots, savoy cabbage, potatoes, swede, apples pears, bananas, pepper, onions, toms, cucumber, baby gem, mushrooms)

Dairy Box - 4 pts Milk, 250g butter,1 doz eggs, 300g cheddar cheese, 4 fruit yoghurts, bread (Hovis white or wholemeal) Apple or Orange Juice

Meat Box (to include 6 x sausages, 500g bacon, 1 kg minced beef, 2 gammon steaks, 2 chicken breast, 1 x pork roasting joint, & 2 burgers. 

There is also a small stock of ambient/dry goods but these need to be ordered separately from Kingsmead (01823 421630) 

Blackdown Support volunteers will deliver or you can pick up.  If you would like this service, please order by 6pm Monday for delivery Tuesday or 6pm Thursday for delivery Friday.

Veg box would be £15, meat box £25 and Dairy £15  All boxes suit 2 people for a week, and will obviously vary, depending on availability.

If you do want an order please do so by phone so we can take pre-payment by card.

(01823 680291)