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Ancient Gate House

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  • Historic character
  • Cathedral views
  • Handy base


  • Steps to climb
  • Cramped rooms
  • Some street noise in front rooms

Published 08/30/2016

Fodor's Review

This venerable hostelry makes a convenient and atmospheric base for exploring the area. The premises incorporate the Great West Gate, dating from 1473, accessible via an ancient stone staircase. The rooms are small, but some have four-poster beds and wonderful views across to the cathedral. Rugantino's serves Italian and English dishes, made largely from local produce. Breakfast may be across the street at the White Hart.

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20 Sadler St., Wells, BA5 2SE, England

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Hotel Details:

  • 9 rooms
  • Rate includes: Breakfast

Published 08/30/2016

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