Carden Cottage (sleeps 3-5)

Wells Holiday Accommodation
52 St Thomas Street, Wells BA5 2UZ

This Wells holiday accommodation cottage dates from the 17th century and is seven minutes walk from Wells Cathedral and Market Place.
  • 2 bedrooms (sleeps 3-5 people)
  • Free wifi
  • Woodburner; WM; Dishwasher
  • Private garden & courtyard
  • Street parking

Carden Cottage is spacious and full of character with exposed beams and oak doors. It has gas central heating and double-glazed windows.

The cottage has a rear courtyard and a private front, lawned garden with seating and a BBQ.


The kitchen has a ceramic floor, solid oak cupboards and two windows overlooking the rear courtyard. It includes:

  • Double oven cooker and hob
  • Combi Microwave
  • Fridge with freezer compartment
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Kettle and toaster.

There is a small table & 2 chairs next to the antique copper wash bowl for bistro breakfasts.

Tea, coffee, sugar and milk are provided for guests on arrival plus goodies.

The spacious lounge/diner overlooks the front garden & rear courtyard and has a comfortable suite including a double sofa bed.

There is a large feature stone fireplace with woodburner (logs & coal provided), antique pine dining table & chairs, Smart TV/DVD, stereo & free BT business broadband. Books & games.


Carden Cottage has two bedrooms:

  • Large master double with feature brass and metal bed frame
  • Single room with space for either a camp bed or a cot

The huge bathroom has an L-shaped  bath with power shower, WC & basin and spotlights.


The cottage is located in one of the best areas of central Wells, 7 minutes walk from the Cathedral and Market Place.

There is an excellent pub/restaurant (The Fountain Inn) at the end of the street.

Cars can be parked directly outside cottage where there are no restrictions.

A bus stop on the main Bath route is 50 yards away and public transport is excellent so a car is not necessary when you stay here.


Weekly lets, Easter to October; Changeover day is Saturday.

Rates are inclusive from £650 to £1,250 per week.

Short breaks year-round: from £150 per night (minimum 3 nights).