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Cottage In Wells, Somerset, England UK.

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Cottage in Wells, Somerset, England - Beautiful Location

The cottage was built in 1745 and has recently been renovated throughout. Conveniently located within the conservation area of Wells, Somerset in the heart of the South West of England. The Cathedral is probably the best known historic building but there is lots more to discover. All this within 5 minutes walk! Wells itself is within easy reach of Bristol, Bath, Glastonbury and the Mendip Hills. Cheddar Gorge/ Wookey Hole and so much more! Within 20 minute drive you have Clarks Village Designer Outlet. For outdoor types the Somerset Levels are renowned for offering excellent facilities for those who wish to bird watch or ramble at the RSPB centres of Shapwick Heath and Ham Wall which are easily reached in around 15 minutes by car.

Lorraine Hartley
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
October 17, 2017

About Lorraine Hartley

I have recently renovated this beautiful cottage. The original part of the house dates back to 1745.

The property is located within 200 metres of Wells Cathedral, Bishops Palace, independent shops, restaurants and the twice weekly farmers market (Wed & Sat)

I hope visitors staying at 6 Tor Street will relax and unwind as they enjoy all that Wells and Somerset has to offer.

If I can help in any way either before ,during or after your booking please do not hesitate to contact me.

Lorraine Hartley purchased this cottage in 2015

Why Lorraine Hartley chose Glastonbury & Mendip Area

I love Wells because of the excellent facilities in the area. The historic City of Wells boasts an excellent selection of restaurants, bars and shops.

The area is easily accessible via the M4/M5 and A303 and is an ideal location for enjoying all the West Country's amenities.

What makes this cottage unique

Beautiful surroundings, lots to do.




Weston Super Mare beach is 45 minutes drive away.


Nearest airport: Bristol International 30 minutes drive away.

Castle Cary mainline railway station is 15 minutes away.


Wells Centre- 2 minutes walk for parks and historic sites, banks post office cinema and shops.

Glastonbury - 6 Miles to Tor and Abbey

Street - 8 Miles Clarks Outlet Village, Millfield School.

Bath - 19 Miles- Roman Baths, Pump Rooms and Abbey.

Further Details:

We have provided a large folder at the cottage which includes details and information of local attractions, places of interest, leisure activities available and places to eat.

If you have any questions regarding what's on offer locally when making your booking enquiry, please feel free to ask and we will do our best to provide an answer.


Wells Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Town
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
  • One bathroom with WC, bath/electric shower over, shaver point
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: With double bed,bedside cabinets and built in wardrobe Bedroom 2: With twin beds (or zip-lock beds to make super king) bedside cabinet, chest of drawers,built in wardrobe,flat screen TV with freeview.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
Notes on accommodation: No smoking. Pets are not accepted at the property. Outside: Private walled garden with large patio area including table 6 chairs, parasol, BBQ and outside lighting. Local residents have the benefit of a private garden opposite the cottage for you to enjoy during your stay. Parking is available Cleaning / Towels / Linen We provide all linen, bath, hand and tea towels. The property is thoroughly cleaned after each occupancy. Other: Dressing Room: contains dressing table, full length mirror, hairdryer, iron and ironing board. Plenty of room for storing all your luggage.


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(25 traveler reviews)

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Cottage In Wells, Somerset, England UK.
average rating of 5.0 based on 25 reviews

The perfect holiday home!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely time at the cottage in Wells. Never have we seen such a perfect place. Everything you needed was in the cottage. We realy enjoyed the welcoming pack, a bottle of wine included! The city of Wells is at your doorstep. The private parkingplace in front of the house was a big plus!

Lorraine, thanks for everything, we really had a great time there!! We wil definitely will come again!!!

  • Submitted: May 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your great review.So glad you had a lovely time,we would love to welcome you back anytime. Regards Lorraine.
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Still a beautiful property!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second 2 week holiday at this property, the first being two years ago and the standard of excellence has been maintained. Great attention to detail has been made and the cottage is spotless. All fixtures, fittings and those extra touches that make it so homely are all to a high level.

The property is perfectly situated for exploring the centre of Wells and beyond with plenty of eating and drinking establishments available.

The main aim of a holiday is to get some rest and relaxation and the comfort and cosiness of this cottage helps you to achieve this.

Lorraine and Paul are such friendly hosts and it was lovely to see them again. We will return for a third visit!

Jan & Brian.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your great review.It was lovely meeting you both again ,hope to see you next year. Best wishes Lorraine.
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Perfect place to stay in wells

  • 5 of 5

We've just returned from our 2nd visit at this lovely cottage . The cottage is beautifully decorated and spotless . Lorraine and Paul have gone above and beyond in furnishing this lovely cottage with no expense spared . There is everything you need there to have a lovely break in the lovely city of wells .

The cottage is 2 minutes from wells cathedral and high street with lots of shops and cafes and restaurants .

The cottage also has a lovely garden with lots of plants and shrub . There is also a barbecue there if you have the good weather to enjoy it .

We booked another week there before we left for next year .

Book early to avoid dissappointment as it very popular and does get booked really quickly .

Carole and Bill Kitchener

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Carole and Bill for the lovely review and our 5 stars ! We're really pleased you enjoyed your stay at No.6 .We are very lucky to be in such a central location with parking.Really looking forward to seeing you both again next year. Lorraine.
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A memorable stay!

  • 5 of 5

We quickly grew very attached to this lovely little cottage in Wells! We've done many rentals over the years and this was one of the very best! It is incredibly well-equipped with many thoughtful touches everywhere in addition to being very comfortable and so tastefully decorated. The location is ideal.........close to the cathedral and the center of Wells. We are especially grateful to Lorraine and Paul, the owners, who were very welcoming from the first email, so helpful during our stay, and most generous in helping out with a health issue during our time there.. We would love to return some day!

  • Submitted: Apr 28, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your great review,so glad you had a lovely time and pleased we could help you.We would love to welcome you back ,thank you again .Lorraine .
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Lovely little cottage in a great location

  • 5 of 5

This is probably the most well equipped holiday cottage we have ever stayed in. Lorraine has thought of everything you could possibly need plus lots of extras to make it a comfortable home from home. Our party was a small family of two adults and a 4 year old and we had a lovely time here. We had fantastic weather and enjoyed the sun trap garden. We had lots of days out in the local area where there is tons to do, and it is not too far to visit Bath and Bristol. Highly recommended!

  • Submitted: Apr 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your wonderful review.I try hard to make it a home from home,I love the property and location.I look forward to welcoming you all again .Regards Lorraine.
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excellent property very clean and beautifully done

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful property and very close to wells city could not find any fault at all Lorraine and Paul the owners have thought of everything it was home from home would definitely book again

  • Submitted: Jan 11, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the lovely review.We are pleased you enjoyed your visit to Wells.It is such a lovely interesting place to visit.We look forward to welcoming you again.Lorraine.
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $132.07

Booking Notes:
Please email or telephone with enquiry.
£50.00 deposit required within 7 days to confirm booking.
Balance due 1 month before occupancy.

Changeover Day:
Friday is the preferred change over day.
Short breaks/long weekends available please discuss with owner.
Minimum stay 3 nights.
Arrival time after 3pm departure 10am.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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