Want to know more about how we craft our cider here at Myrtle Farm?
Book onto one of our guided tours, where you’ll learn about how we craft our ciders here on Myrtle Farm. You’ll also get the chance to try a few ciders too!
You’ll see how times have changed over the 100 years of cider making and we’re sure you’ll hear a story or two about the Thatcher Family! We look forward to welcoming you sometime soon.
You might also want to extend your stay and book a meal at The Railway Inn.
Important note. To book a tour, please first purchase a tour voucher here. Tours can then be booked in advance by e-mailing and checking availability on firstname.lastname@example.org Please quote your voucher number on all enquiries.
Saturday tours are extremely popular and are often fully booked a few weeks in advance, we generally have more availability on our weekday tours.
We look forward to welcoming you to Myrtle Farm, the home of Thatchers Cider.
The Thatchers Somerset Cider Tour
Individual Tours (1-15 people)
These take place every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 11am, meeting at The Railway Inn. The tour will take you to the orchards (weather permitting) and the mill, where you will be shown the whole process of our 100-year cider making skills. At the end of the tour you will then get the chance to sample some of our Somerset ciders.
Cost: £10.00 per person.
The tour lasts approximately 1 ½ hours.
Tour vouchers must be purchased before booking a tour. Please email email@example.com with your voucher number to check availability or to book tours.
Public Group Tours of Thatchers Orchards and Mill
Group Tours (15 or more people).
Group bookings can be taken at any time of the day, Monday to Saturday. Subject to availability.
Cost: £10.00 per person, which includes a tasting of our Somerset ciders.
If you’re enquiring on behalf of a commercial organisation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with full details of your tour request, so we can best accommodate your needs.
Terms and conditions of our tours
There are some terms and conditions we ask you to read carefully before booking, and arriving for a tour. Failure to do so might result in you not being able to join the tour and we’d hate you to be disappointed. Myrtle Farm is a working mill, so it is especially important to ensure you are wearing appropriate footwear or clothing.
Tours will consist of indoor and (weather permitting) outdoor areas.
Please wear suitable outerwear and footwear. We reserve the right to refuse participation on the tour if we consider inappropriate clothing is worn. This includes open shoes/flip flops/sandals.
Non slip soled shoes are advised.
Some of the buildings in our mill have narrow corridors and uneven floors. Therefore we regret they are unsuitable for wheelchairs, mobility scooters, or similar mobility aids.
We are a working mill and therefore some restrictions may be in force and for that reason all aspects of the tour cannot be guaranteed.
Minimum age for tour participants is 15. Only participants aged 18 years or over may taste our ciders.
If you are, or look under 21 please bring ID.
Our tours are conducted in the English language only.
We are afraid no dogs or any other pets are allowed on the tour.
No photography is allowed on the tour.
Tours are weather dependant.
Booking in advance is required.
You may be required to sign acknowledging these and other terms of participation.