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Ancient Gate House Hotel

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  • Excellent29%
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  • Average18%
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Free Wifi
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All reviewscathedral greenfour poster bedstone spiral staircaseitalian restaurant downstairssteep stairswhite hartwells cathedralrestaurant with roomsold buildingnoise from the streetmobility issueslovely roomtop floortwo night stayminutes walk awaylots of characterfriendly hotel
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked for one night, based on the photos on Trip Advisor and the fact that most reviews were positive. It wasn’t cheap... £102 for B&B but, to quote my partner, “We deserve it!” The welcome from the girl in Reception was good, the bed...More

Thank MichelleStaines
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived early to check in was told room not ready till 2pm so came back at 2pm to be told room still not ready and to come back in 30 mins. Arrived at 2.30 to be led up two flights of stairs last of which...More

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed last night 23/5/2018 in a twin room - Room 8 . Paid £88 for 2 people including breakfast. Extremely disappointed with the accommodation - as website is very misleading and does not look anything like the photos placed on there. The twin room was...More

Thank debsm16
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed in room 11, comfortable and recently decorated. Breakfast was excellent. The location was great for the cathedral and market Square. Free parking available quite close from 6pm to 10 am, make sure you get the post code for it from the hotel as it...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful room with excellent service and wonderful food. During our complete stay the staff could not be more helpful/accommodating, nothing was too much trouble for them from the smallest detail attending to our comfort and making our stay so special. We will definitely stay again....More

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Devongirlie
15 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
26 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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We are about 5 to 10 minutes from the festival site. Traffic dependent as always.
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"don't bother"
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"Ask for a good view and not the highest level - also needed the heating on"
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"Don't stay at front of accomendation on a Saturday night due to local nightclub."
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"Cathedral view room is advertised at £55 by booking sites ,on arrival are given a different room and asked to..."
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