The Ancient Gate House Hotel is one of the oldest and most interesting hotels in England. Its situation is unique - set on Wells Cathedral Green facing its beautiful West Front. The hotel offers 9 en-suite bedrooms for bed and breakfast accommodation and a ground floor restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine. Located on Wells Cathedral green in Wells city centre just yards away from the ancient market place and Bishops palace the Ancient Gatehouse hotel is the ideal gateway for exploring history and the surrounding areas of beauty and interest in Somerset. Bristol Bath Glastonbury Clarks Village Cheddar Wookey Hole and Longleat are all close by. Our acclaimed bedrooms are all individually decorated whilst still featuring some of the more interesting historical features of the building. The historic city of Wells is accessible from either the M4 or M5 motorways and is reached by the A39 Bath road or the A371 which joins the A38 Bristol road. When approaching Wells follow the signs for Hotels and Deliveries. The Ancient Gatehouse is the first hotel on the left-hand side as you enter Sadler Street.
Wells - Road: On entering Wells follow the signs for hotels and deliveries. This will bring you to the top of Sadler Street where you turn left. The Hotel is 100 metres down on the left hand side. Do not follow signs for city centre however logical this might seem as this ends up in the car parks only!