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    Ancient Gate House Hotel

    20 Sadler St, Wells BA5 2SE, England
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$115
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          Overview
          • Excellent28%
          • Very good37%
          • Average18%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible8%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Dry Cleaning
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Room Service
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 15 January 2016

          The Ancient Gatehouse is a very old hotel, and so very quirky in layout, but that just adds to the whole experience of staying there. The staff are very friendly and welcoming, and couldn't be more helpful. The hotel has all the mod cons even...More

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          Reviewed 10 January 2016

          We stayed here as it was convenient for Goodfellows restaurant & we only wanted to stay for one night and our ususal choice of hotel only allowed for a 2 night stay which we did not want. This hotel is not our normal type -...More

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          Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

          A fantastic central location. Seconds away from the cathedral. Clean, comfortable room. Four poster bed. Great breakfast. We did not have a cathedral view byt it was a relatively kast minute booking. I woukd definiteky recommend if you stay enquiring about the actual gatehouse room!

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          Reviewed 21 December 2015 via mobile

          We stayed here after visiting friends and enroute to family - the Christmas travelling! Room was cosy with squeaky floors but the view of the cathedral was just amazing! We ate in the restaurant and is was lovely. Super spot for visiting the area and...More

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          Reviewed 20 December 2015

          A wonderful, old hotel. My room was at the top of the spiral staircase, with uneven steps - so beware and take it easy with the wine at dinner. The room was a good size, although the bathroom was a little tight to move in,...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
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          Details
          • Price range
          • US$99 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • England >
          • Somerset >
          • Wells
          • Also Known As
          • Ancient Gate Hotel ,
          • Ancient Gate House Hotel Wells, Somerset
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          Dining (7)
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          Nearby Attractions
          Wells Cathedral
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          .07 miles away
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          sairey2017
          Hi - we will not have a car. Is there easy access to Wells by coach? And are day trips in the area available by coach?
          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
          Hi how far is it from The Glastonbury festival please
          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 7 has amazing views over the Cathedral green."
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          "Ask before you book if you any accessibility issues!!!!!"
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