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Characterful pretty, family friendly Georgian house centrally located in Wells

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Washing Machine
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Cottage in Wells, Somerset, England, UK - 2 mins Walk from Shops and Cathedral

In the heart of the smallest city in England, this period Georgian cottage offers an ideal base for sampling the delights of Wells and exploring the surrounding countryside. It is a minutes walk from the centre of the town. The end house in a row, it unusually for a city property has a lovely, peaceful, mature garden. The house is kept extremely clean and has gas central heating with a recently installed combi boiler. The sitting room is very spacious, with a lovely wooden floor, wood burner, wi-fi, TV/DVD player with a DVD libarary. The kitchen is well equipped. The dining room is a pretty light room with views of garden from glass door. Upstairs is lovely double bedroom, thoughtfully decorated with a king size bed. There is also the bathroom with bath and overhead shower and twin bed room. Wells has a wealth of history, that is extremely accessible. There is the magnificent cathedral which houses one of the earliest mechanical clocks in existence. Vicars Close is the oldest continuously inhabited medieval street in Europe. The Bishop's Palace and Beggars porch are adjacent to the busy town square which has a market twice weekly. Wells itself is within easy reach of Bristol, Bath, Glastonbury and the limestone based Mendip Hills offering attractions such as Bristol Zoo, the haunted Wookey Hole Caves, the Roman Baths, Cheddar Gorge, the SS Great Britain, Clifton Suspension Bridge, fantastic shopping and so much more! There is also outlet shopping at Clark's Village in Street, 20 minutes drive away.

Wells is easily accessible, close to the M5, Bristol Airport, main line train stations and has a bus station.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2009
Speaks English
Calendar last updated:
13 November, 2017

About The Owner

The owners are a married couple. Living 20 minutes away.

The Owner purchased this house in 2006

Why The Owner chose Wells

We choose this property because it is a lovely, individual house with character. We felt it was ideally located.

What makes this house unique

Staying at this house, you can really experience what it feels like to live in Wells as it has great character and ambience. The garden is lovely to look out on and sit in. To be able to walk out of the door and reach the amenities in a minute is wonderful.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Really beautiful house, very nicely decorated and well equipped. Great location. Love Wells. Lots to do. Thanks very much. - Suki, Chris Oldknow.



Lovely cottage - Wells an excellent base - lots of good places to eat & drink. Loads to explore in surrounding area. Plenty more to come back for. Flowers were a lovely touch. - Fran and Maggie Tostevin.



We really loved this wonderful cottage and all its thoughtful, tasteful touches. Wells is a beautiful place with great food! - Cormac & Liz Rickmansworth
Mar 2009
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Wells in Saint Cuthbert Out

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered ...
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • town
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • One bathroom with bath/shower over and glass screen
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The main bedroom is pretty and light with a king size, cream, iron bed stead. The second bedroom has twin wooden beds.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Garden ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The minimum stay is 3 nights during the week and 2 nights during the weekend. Up to 2 pets are allowed upon request from owner. Whilst the property doesn't have allocated parking, it is possible outside the house from 5pm to 8am Mon-Sat and all day Sunday. Parking for a short period to unload etc is never a problem. For other times we direct our guests to a very reasonably priced car park 150m away or to on road parking a few minutes walk away.

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Location

Nearest Airport
22 Kilometres
Bristol Airport
Nearest Golf
3 Kilometres
Wells Golf Club
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Bristol/Bath
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
M5
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
Weston Supa Mare
Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

Weston-super-Mare beach is 45 minutes drive away.

Travel:

Bristol airport is 30 minutes drive away. Car hire or use of car is recommended.

Distances:

Bath and Bristol are 40 minutes drive away. The Mendips are a 5 minute drive. Glastonbury is 10 minutes away. Cheddar is 20 minutes away.

Further Details:

In Wells there is a huge wealth of local shops, supermarkets, pubs, cafes and restaurants. Please ask owner if any recommendations are needed.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Wells, Somerset

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
November 2017
5 Nov 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£140
for 2 nights
From
£70
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£300
 
 
Xmas 2017
22 Dec 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£560
for 7 nights
£560
 
 
New Year 2017
30 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£270
for 3 nights
From
£90
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£460
 
 
Jan/Feb
7 Jan 2018 - 24 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
£140
for 2 nights
From
£70
From
£100
Fri,Sat
£300
 
 
March 2018
25 Feb 2018 - 31 Mar 2018
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£330
 
 
April/May 2018
1 Apr 2018 - 26 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
From
£120
Fri,Sat
£400
 
 
June 2018
27 May 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£470
 
 
Early July 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 14 Jul 2018
3 night minimum stay
£360
for 3 nights
From
£120
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£540
 
 
July/August 2018
15 Jul 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£590
for 7 nights
£590
 
 
Last week Aug
26 Aug 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£330
for 3 nights
From
£110
From
£120
Fri,Sat
£490
 
 
September 2018
2 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£130
Fri,Sat
£450
 
 
October 2018
30 Sep 2018 - 27 Oct 2018
2 night minimum stay
£180
for 2 nights
From
£90
From
£120
Fri,Sat
£360
 
 
Nov/Dec 2018
28 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
2 night minimum stay
£160
for 2 nights
From
£80
From
£110
Fri,Sat
£320
 
 
Xmas 2018
22 Dec 2018 - 29 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
£570
for 7 nights
£570
 
 
New Year 2018
30 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
£300
for 3 nights
From
£100
From
£120
Fri,Sat
£480
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£200
for 2 nights
From
£100
From
£140
Fri,Sat,Sun
£500
£2,000
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £20

Booking Notes:
Please email or telephone with enquiry. Deposit required to confirm booking. Balance requested 4 weeks before occupancy.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is the preferred changeover day, however it is possible to be flexible. Arrival time 3pm departure 10am.

Please ask owner for permission to bring a pet.

The minimum stay varies depending on the time of the year.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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