Uncover a buzzing historic centre, magnificent cathedral and delightful eateries in the city of Wells. An exciting hotspot for holidays and retreats with plenty of entertainment, this region makes for a great family or group holiday. History buffs will enjoy exploring the stunning architecture, and couples in search of romance will find endless streets to wander, attractions to visit and lovely restaurants for dining.
Why visit Wells?
This cathedral city is an excellent place to stay and explore. With magnificent old buildings, tea rooms and eateries there’s lots to keep you busy on your break. It caters to those on their holidays and has a range of tea rooms, cosy pubs and restaurants to make your trip extra-special.
Things to do in Wells:
There’s a range of delightful attractions that include the famous Wookey Hole Caves, The Bishop’s Palace and the grand Wells Cathedral. Due to the wonderful location on the edge of the Mendip Hills, there are some fantastic walks to allow you to explore a gorgeous natural landscape.
Why stay in a Wells cottage?
With fantastic holiday homes dotted throughout Somerset and the lovely Mendip Hills, we have lots of lovely spots for you to choose from. Stay in Wells for the perfect base from which you can explore both the city and surrounding countryside. Enjoy perusing our collection of cottages in Wells.
Three must-see things in Wells:
- Go to the famed Wookey Hole Caves for the great entertainment, cave-aged cheese and spectacular caves.
- Make a visit to The Bishop’s Palace, a magnificent historical relic enclosed by a moat that’s home to mute swans and with RHS partner gardens to explore.
- Take in magnificent views on a walk into the Mendip Hills.