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    Ancient Gate House Hotel

    20 Sadler St, Wells BA5 2SE, England
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    • Average19%
    • Poor6%
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    Breakfast included
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Attentive, if busy, staff made a stort stay fabulous, in a lovely room in part of a medieval Cathedral precinct gate - with a fantastic view of the West Front of the Cathedral. The room was well appointed with a bathroom ingeniously inserted into the...More

    Thank Mark R
    Reviewed 1 September 2017

    Firstly, if you can't manage a steep, narrow spiral staircase then you need to make sure you book a ground/first floor room. We had a room right at the top and it was like going up to a castle turret! We found it amusing and...More

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    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Charming hotel; the top rooms show how old the building is, but the bathroom facilities are very modern. The top stairs do not conform to moderm dimensions and if one is old and rickety could present problems.

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    Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

    Step back in time with this set of rooms. Clean, well appointed, and, above all different! Be prepared to be just a little adventurous and you'll love it. Get room 7 for an amazing cathedral view. (Parking in Wells not easy so take your second...More

    Thank robin h
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Location is absolutely brilliant - only a few yards from the bus stop and just across the green from the Cathedral (our main reason for visiting). Our room was in the roof space and access was via some very small passages, small doors and a...More

    Thank TheWuffler
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    • US$95 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 9
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    26 January 2017|
    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
    26 June 2016|
    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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    "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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    "If you have mobility problems, avoid 8 & 9"
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