Getting out for a breath of fresh air or having a day out somewhere interesting, there are plenty of delightful places to visit within close proximity or a short drive away from Oaktree Court Care Home. Majesticare care homes encourages residents to make outings, some of which are listed below.
Wellington (0.5 miles)
A small town set in a wide valley between the beautiful Blackdown Hills and the River Tone, it has a large number of speciality shops from which you can buy everything imaginable. There’s a farmers market every first and third Saturday of the month and Wellington has an excellent sports centre with a pool and activities. Or take a gentle walk up to Wellington Monument – a 175 foot column in memory of Wellington’s victory with sweeping views of the Blackdown Hills.
Taunton (7 miles)
The beautiful town of Taunton has much to offer with a thriving cultural centre; an intriguing selection of specialist stores and the best in high street names, wide pavements and easy parking; an array of bars and eateries, first class leisure facilities and an antique market with over 130 dealers.
Lyme Regis (30 miles)
About an hour’s drive away is beautiful Lyme Regis, an historic unspoiled seaside resort and fishing port on the world famous Cobb harbour. Surrounded by beautiful coastlines and countryside, the area has now been awarded World Heritage Site Status; famous for its geology and fossil finds.