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    Ancient Gate House Hotel

    20 Sadler St, Wells BA5 2SE, England
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 23 July 2016

    Stayed for 3 nights. Already read about issues re parking so dropped off luggage and over to Waitrose to park went on top for long stay but noticed a lot of kids hanging around, I spoke to attendant who suggested to park downstairs where CCTV...More

    Thank Pantominer
    Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

    A nice mix of modern contemporary and ancient. The back of the hotel backs right on to the grounds of Wells Cathedral making it a stunning picturesque backdrop. We chose the four poster room and my lady loved it. Nice window seating, fantastic power shower....More

    1  Thank Simon L
    Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

    Hi, if you like history and creaky floorboards and paper thin doors and tight corridors and steep steps wow are you in luck! Room 3 has a fantastic view of the cathedral as well as everyone else who wants to look in on you, luckily...More

    Thank sdadkd1
    Reviewed 10 July 2016

    The Ancient Gatehouse hotel is my favourite place ever, right in front of the Wells Cathedral, at the beginning of the city. The ancient building creates an interesting atmosphere all around (the spiral staircase to room 9 for example). The rooms are amazing, clean and...More

    1  Thank Irene Paola F
    Reviewed 7 July 2016

    The location of the hotel to explore the city and the view of the cathedral was spectacular. reception could have been friendlier when you arrive. The climb to the room is certainly not for the unfit or infifrmed. Room small and bit shabby, handle off...More

    Thank Susan hool H
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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • USD 87 - USD 140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 9
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    Devongirlie
    16 October 2017|
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    Response from Lucy H | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure if this question is addressed to me....but Trip Advisor alerted me to answer.....I am sure the parking will still apply as the hotel is within the city walls and on double yellow lines..only accessible to residents... More
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    sairey2017
    27 January 2017|
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    Response from Nicholas R | Property representative |
    Hello, Yes there is access to Wells by coach or bus. From London you can take a coach direct to Wells bus station. You could take a coach or train to Bristol and then take the bus direct to Wells. Coaches leave wells very... More
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    picasso63
    26 June 2016|
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    Response from Nicholas R | Property representative |
    We are about 5 to 10 minutes from the festival site. Traffic dependent as always.
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    "Had a room overlooking the high street, but with secondary glazing it was not too noisy! Rooms overlooking..."
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    "Ask for a room with a view of the Cathedral or the one in the Tower"
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    "if you have mobility issues, avoid rooms at the top"
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    "Tem um quarto encima com um cama com visto de catedral"
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