Visiting Nailsea

Discover our Town

With its amazing history, thriving community and beautiful surroundings, you’ll never be short of things to do and see in Nailsea.

Take a look at what Nailsea has to offer, including its popular shopping centre, places to eat delicious food and homely places to stay.

Nailsea, a place for the people.

Welcome To Nailsea


Local events


Heritage Trail

Things to do in Nailsea

Unsure of what to do during your week/weekend? There are endless experiences to be had. If you fancy something delicious to eat, why not visit one of our highly rated restaurants, pubs and takeaways? The vast selection of clubs and societies will make you feel welcome and inspired, whilst our excellent shopping destinations will have you shop until you drop.

A Brief History of Nailsea

Nestled in the exquisite countryside of North Somerset, Nailsea is a historic town, well known for its history in the glassworks industry.

Markets in Nailsea

Nailsea holds various markets, each offering different products and produce to the people of Nailsea.

Getting to Nailsea  

Just 5 miles from the M5, and with direct access to Clevedon, Backwell, Tickenham, Portishead and Yatton, Nailsea’s central location makes for excellent transport links. Regular buses and trains also make access in and out of town quicker and easier.

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