Get an overview of this hotelBed & breakfast with free breakfast, walk to Wells Cathedral


Located in the heart of Wells, this bed & breakfast is 0.1 mi (0.2 km) from Wells Cathedral and 2 mi (3.2 km) from Wookey Hole. Glastonbury Abbey and Cheddar Gorge and Caves are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Property Features

This smoke-free bed & breakfast features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a health club. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a front-desk safe.

Room Amenities

All 9 rooms offer TVs, coffee makers, and hair dryers. Other amenities available to guests include safes, phones, and ironing boards.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The bed & breakfast offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. The Ancient Gatehouse features an indoor pool and a health club.

The Ancient Gatehouse is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Health club 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Indoor pool 

Room Amenities

  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Television 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

The Ancient Gatehouse has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include an indoor pool and a health club.

  • Tennis on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 14:00:00

Special check-in instructions:

Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact this property in advance to arrange check-in. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


Check-out time is 11:00:00

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.


  • Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 15 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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