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 five minutes walk from Wells Cathedral and Market Place.

  • 2 bedrooms (sleeps 3-5 people)
  • Free wifi
  • Woodburner
  • Private garden & courtyard
  • Street parking

Carden Cottage is cosy and full of character with exposed beams and oak doors. It has full 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
  • Microwave
  • Fridge with freezer compartment
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Kettle and toaster.

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

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

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

There is a feature stone fireplace with woodburner (log basket filled for you), antique pine dining table & chairs, TV/DVD with Freeview, stereo system and free BT business broadband.


Carden Cottage has two bedrooms:

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

The bathroom has a bath with shower over, a low level WC and basin and a ceramic floor.


The cottage is located in one of the best areas of central Wells, just five 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 £450 to £850 per week.

Short breaks, November to March, from £250.