The Bird in Hand is situated in Westhay, a village approximately 5 miles to the west of Glastonbury. The nearby village of Meare provides a primary school which has been recognised in the top ten in the UK. The popular village of Webmore is just 3 miles away and Street, well know for the Clarkes Shopping Village offers a further choice of amenities and is 6 miles away. The M5 motorway is 12 miles away and Bristol International airport is within 20 miles. The immediate area is well known for its variety and diversity of sporting and leisure facilities and it an area popular with visitors and tourists throughout the year.
The Bird in Hand is a well presented characterful freehouse which has undergone significant refurbishment over the last 3 years and has origins reputably dating back to around 150 years. The pub is used as the focal point of the village community as well as surrounding villages and hamlets which do not have their own pub.