In the shadow of Wells Cathedral, the 15th Century Best Western Plus Swan Hotel is a history-rich and character-full place to stay. Over 600 years of charm have been crammed into this wonderful accommodation, which is close to the moated Bishops Palace too! Some rooms boast original four poster beds, and we're fortunate to have a front garden with both a Cathedral view and a wonderful walled Garden Cafe! The award-winning restaurant here offers a combination of traditional and contemporary cuisine. For exceptional excursions, look no further than a trip to Glastonbury Wookey Hole Caves, Clarks shopping village, Stourhead and many other National Trust properties! 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. Enjoy your stay.
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Very uncomfortable stay due to excessive heat and noise. This room overlooks the High Street and we were unable to hear the TV or sleep with the window open, far too hot with it shut. Small fan in...
Surrey, United Kingdom on 24-May-2018
I splurged and got the room with a queen sized four-poster bed -and a view. I was not disappointed! The view from my window was the Wells Cathedral. What an amazing sight to wake up to. The hotel is...
By Elizabeth H
San Diego, California on 17-May-2018
Just had a lovely weekend at this hotel which is positioned perfectly to the town.
Rooms were clean and the staff very friendly altho slightly over ambitious in the breakfast room,plates being taken...
By john s
The Swan Hotel in wells, well where do I start the staff are amazing, the rooms are very nice and the food is out of this world. The hotel is in a great location step outside and around the corner...
By Mikey T
Alford, United Kingdom on 13-May-2018
A Victorian Evening held at the Swan Hotel was an overall success with the majority of guests dressed in clothes of the period with a menu based on one of the period from the Swan Hotel's archives...