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    Ancient Gate House Hotel

    20 Sadler St, Wells BA5 2SE, England
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good39%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    The downstairs and exterior give a good impression. However after that it falls away. No parking makes it a challenge and Wells is not kind to drivers. The room I was allocated was quite simply poor. The door is a 3/4 height o e at...More

    Thank KevandMarie
    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    I'll start by saying if you have mobility issues this is NOT the place for you. There are no elevators and we were on the third floor up really tall stairs. We got the top floor room, which was quite a climb. If you don't...More

    Thank rhouben
    Reviewed 8 June 2017

    The staff were very welcoming and helpful. The location was fabulous over looking wells cathedral. The breakfasts were very good and freshly cooked, lunch was great and dinner was exceptional a genuine Italian restaurant. We were ther for three nights and they were very busy...More

    2  Thank georginal685
    Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

    A lovely quirky hotel. The staff are very friendly and helpful, breakfast was nice. The room was clean and had everything needed. It was a little noisy with lorries delivering at 5:30am and parking was difficult. But you expect this with the location. You can...More

    1  Thank Martyn Y
    Reviewed 19 May 2017

    Absolutely loved our stay here. Thought the spiral stone stairway to our room was amazing. Really friendly staff made us feel very welcome and we hope to come again. Noticed a couple of four poster bedded rooms on our way out which looked lovely. Highly...More

    Thank Janhurst
    Response from Nicholas R, Owner at Ancient Gate House HotelResponded 21 May 2017

    Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. The stone spiral staircase leading up to the gatehouse is something special. Over 900 years old!! with a wonderful of Wells Cathedral. Thank you once again...More

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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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    Room Tips
    "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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