Our Wells holiday homes are situated in one of the best areas of central Wells. They offer top quality self-catering accommodation, easy parking and free wifi.
Wells is England’s smallest city, nestling in the glorious Mendip Hills, and oozes stunning architecture, fabulous restaurants, bistros, coffee bars and shops and friendly people. There are charming cobbled streets interlaced with the main shopping area, all dominated by the majestic 12th century Cathedral and Bishop’s Palace.
All cottages are completely sanitised adhering to strict anti-Covid guidelines. “Goodtogo!” accredited by Visit England. Sanitiser provided.
The Bishop’s Palace, Cathedral & Cafe are open again, as are shops, and restaurants/cafes/pubs open on 4 July. At the moment, they offer superb, affordable home deliveries, many free delivery. You are spoilt for choice – Greek, Indian, Thai, Italian, Sunday roasts, Fish n’chips, burgers, pizzas, Cream teas, Breakfasts, Tapas, Homemade pies & pasties, Veg & fruit boxes. Coffee shops are open again, eg: Strangers with Coffee (St Cuthbert Street) which has won many awards. The Wells open market (Wed & Sat) has also reopened.
Social distancing in Wells and it’s supermarkets (Waitrose, Tesco, Morrison, Lidl) is taken VERY seriously. If you shop before 11am there are little or no queues and all shelves are well stocked.
WELLS – In the TOP TEN of best places to visit! City centre & market place 5 mins easy walk from all cottages.
Children & pets most welcome.
EVENTS: Wells Open Market: Wed & Sat. Ghost Walk & Hot Fuzz: daily tours. Wells Cathedral: Hourly tours: Mon-Sat. NEW: High Parts Tour; Evensong 515pm (3pm Sundays).
July: 26: Macbeth, outdoor theatre, Bishop’s Palace. August: 9: Midsummer Mayhem Family Fun Day, Bishop’s Palace; 29-31: Medieval Fair, Bishop’s Palace, also Wells Moat Boat Race. Sept: 12: Wake Up Wells Community Day; 21: Vintage Fair, Town Hall; 21 Sept-4 Oct: Somerset Art Works; 27: Medieval Falconry, Bishop’s Palace. Oct: 11: Wells FOOD FESTIVAL; 12: Aled Jones at Cathedral; 16-24: Wells Festival of Literature; 24-1 Nov: Halloween! at Wookey Hole Caves. Nov: 6-8: Christmas Artisan Markets, Palace; 20: Wells Carnival & Charter Fair; 21: Vintage Fair, Town Hall; 28: Frost Fayre, Glastonbury. Dec: 6-20: Christmas at The Palace; 5: Handel’s Messiah, Cathedral; 13: Reindeer Parade, Wells; 19-21: Candlelight Christmas Concert, Cathedral; 22-23: Cathedral Carol Services & Wells Christmas Markets.
Our Wells holiday homes
We have three fabulous 18th century cottages for you to choose from. All are fully renovated to a high standard and within 7 minutes easy walk of the Cathedral, city centre and Market Place and within 2 minutes walk of an excellent gastro pub. They sleep 2 to 5 guests. Children and pets most welcome. The cottages are almost next to each other so larger groups may book 2 or 3 and be close by.
Our cottages are extremely comfortable, homely, furnished and equipped to an exceptional standard, have modern appliances, a private garden and/or courtyard and free broadband. Mews has private parking directly outside.
42 St Thomas Street, Wells BA5 2UZ
2 bedrooms sleeps 3 + cot
52 St Thomas Street, Wells BA5 2UZ
2 bedrooms sleeps 3-5 + cot
Garden & courtyard
3 Lorne Place, Wells BA5 2XF
2 bedrooms sleeps 3 + cot
Cathedral view from bedroom