Castle Cary is situated within easy reach of the M5 and A303, and about an hours journey from Bristol and Bath and three quarters of an hour from Glastonbury, Street and Cheddar. Yeovil and Wincanton are also close by.
A couple of hotels not too far from Castle Cary that may suit a touring team are Best Western Centurion Hotel, at Radstock and The Wessex Hotel, Street. There is also a new Premier Inn at Glastonbury a short distance from the Clarks Village and a
Castle Cary town centre has a variety of independent shops, pubs, coffee shops and restaurants and is a 10 minute walk from the bowls club. There are also several attractions nearby such as Wells Cathedral (with bowling close by); Haynes Motor Museum; the National Trust properties of Stourhead, Montacute, Tintinhull and Lytes Cary; and the ever popular Clarks Village, a retail outlet centre.