Welcome to The Battleaxes, a stunning listed country pub nestled on the picturesque outskirts of Wraxall in Somerset.
The Battleaxes has been lovingly and imaginatively restored to team a relaxed and friendly atmosphere with fine service and elegance.
The Clubroom is licensed for ceremonies and comfortably seats up to 90 guests for both ceremony and wedding breakfast, and The Shindig Bar is perfect for reception parties. Six luxury bed and breakfast rooms offer stunning views across the Somerset countryside.
We love good local fresh food and all dishes are prepared on the premises with menus designed with seasonal freshness in mind.
Whether you are looking for a ceremony, drinks reception, wedding breakfast or a party to knock your socks off, The Battleaxes has something to offer you.
Originally built in 1838 as a meeting house for the workers at the local Tyntesfeild Estate, The Clubroom now caters for wedding ceremonies and breakfasts and comfortably seats up to 90 guests. Its high vaulted ceilings featuring a stunning crystal chandelier, vintage light fittings, beutiful eclectic artwork and original wooden panelling make for a grand backdrop to your special day. Our Shindig and Lounge are also licensed for smaller ceremonies.
The Food & Drink
We serve good local fresh food and all dishes are prepared on the premises with passion. Our canapé and buffet menus perfectly accompany your drinks receptions, and our three course wedding breakfast menu is specially designed and wherever possible sourced locally. Our imaginatively stocked bar features our very own ‘Flatcappers Ale’ as well as other local brews. We are aware that every couple has their own vision of their special day and we offer bespoke catering packages to create the perfect day for you and your guests.
The Lounge Bar with views over the Somerset countryside is the perfect reception area for drinks and nibbles following your ceremony. Sink into a deep leather club chair with a glass of bubbles or a Flatcappers Ale and soak up view.
Head down to The Shindig for an evening knees up. The raised dancefloor can host a band or DJ private bar, plenty of offers lounge seating, raised dancefloor and private bar.
The end of the night
Relax following your day of celebrations in one of our luxury guest rooms. Sink into a king size bed and lounge in a roll top bath. All six rooms are furnished with en suite bathrooms, complimentary toiletries, flat-screen TVs and iPod docking stations. A full English breakfast is of course included. All six rooms can be reserved for you and your wedding party.