Burnham-on-Sea is a traditional seaside resort, complete with a pier, sandy beaches, and donkey rides. Although it can be a little busy in the summer months due to holidaymakers, the residents of Burnham get to enjoy the vibrant town, stretches of coast, and rolling Somerset countryside all year round.
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Schools in Burnham-on-Sea
There is a mix of infant, junior, and primary schools for children aged under 11 in Burnham-on-Sea. Burnham-on-Sea Infant School is ‘good’ in the eyes of Ofsted, whereas both St Andrew’s Junior School and St Joseph’s RC Primary are ‘outstanding’.
The King Alfred School is a co-educational secondary school and sixth form college serving Burnham-on-Sea and the surrounding villages. It is a ‘good’ school in the eyes of Ofsted and the behaviour and safety of pupils is ‘outstanding’.
Burnham and Berrow Golf Club is an idyllic 18-hole championship golf course that is enjoyed by amateurs and professionals throughout the year.
However, something for all the family is the popular Animal Farm Adventure Park which is home to a number of rare breeds. Sitting between the Mendips, beach, and Brent Knoll, the farm attracts a vast number of families and holidaymakers. The all-weather play barn is a great hit during those drizzly summer days, as is the popular café.
Brean Leisure Park is another family favourite, boasting over 40 rides and attractions for all the ages. Splash Waterpark is also part of the complex and has four exhilarating water chutes and a heated indoor swimming pool. It also has an outdoor splash park and mini area for little ones to paddle.
Transport Links Burnham-on-Sea
Burnham-on-Sea is just a few minutes away from junction 22 of the M5 motorway, which stretches from Exeter in the South to Birmingham in the North. It is 31 miles to Bristol, 22 miles to Taunton, 53 miles to Exeter, and 148 miles to London.
Highbridge and Burnham railway station is two miles away and the most local to Burnham-on-Sea. Trains from this station run to Bristol, Taunton, and Cardiff.