Swan Hotel

A Historic Hotel in Wells, Somerset

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Sadler Street

Swan Hotel, Wells

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Located directly opposite the magnificent West Front of Wells Cathedral the 15th century BEST WESTERN PLUS Swan Hotel has been sympathetically refurbished and extended. It offers modern amenities in a beautiful setting. The hotel has a front terrace with a Cathedral view and a quiet Walled Garden Cafe.

Both are ideal for al fresco dining . Our award-winning restaurant offers a combination of traditional and contemporary cuisine. For exceptional excursions wander over to the moated Bishop s Palace walk around the stunning cathedral and look in the array of independent shops in England s smallest cathedral city.

Cheddar Gorge Glastonbury Wookey Hole Caves Clarks shopping village Stourhead and many other National Trust properties are just a short drive away. Please note hotel does not have a lift however ground floor rooms and porterage is available. Car parking is on a first come first served basis.

3 star rating

From: £102.00

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  • Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Safety Deposit Box

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Wells Travel and Heritage Information

Wells Cathedral - 0.1 miles (Cathedral) Heritage Rating

Wells Bishop's Palace - 0.2 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Milton Lodge Gardens - 0.9 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Burcott Mill - 1.7 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Ebbor Gorge - 1.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Glastonbury Tor - 5 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Emborough, Blessed Virgin Mary Church - 5.1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Glastonbury Tribunal - 5.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Chalice Well and Gardens - 5.3 miles (Garden) Heritage Rating

Glastonbury Abbey - 5.3 miles (Abbey) Heritage Rating

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