The best picnic spots around Exmoor

These are Exmoor's top al-fresco spots to settle down with your sandwiches.

Family enjoying a summer picnic

Arlington Court 

Named one of the country's top ten picnic spots last year, Arlington Court has acres of grounds to enjoy, full of opportunities to play, explore and relax.



Fire up the grill on one of the public barbecues at Bossington car park - the perfect way to refuel after a day on the beach.

Family picnicking on the Holnicote Estate, Exmoor


Enjoy a secluded picnic on the Holnicote Estate; a rich swathe of Exmoor made up of peaceful moor and woodland, charming villages and beautiful beaches.

Evening sun at Dunster Castle

Dunster Castle

Bask in the history of this ancient castle as you munch your sarnies - you're welcome to picnic anywhere in Dunster's grounds.

Visit the National Trust's Fyne Court, Somerset

Fyne Court picnic spot 

Picnic in the courtyard, by the dipping pond or set up a den and picnic in our natural play spots.