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The City Arms

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Set In The Centre Of The Famous Cathedral City Of Wells This Unique, Historic, Building Was Once The Old City Jail Circa 1635. It is now the home of The City Arms, a popular restaurant and bar. With Its Original Features Such As A Solitary Cell, Barred Windows And Olde Worlde Charm it also has the new addition from April,13 of three Luxurious, Boutique En-Suite Rooms With Large Drenching Showers Or Wet Rooms, With King Size/Twin Bed Or /family Rooms. All Individually Designed, 1 Master Suite With Period Vaulted Ceilings, Rich Interiors And The More Contemporary Rooms In Crisp White & Creams, Each Room Has Lots Of Space, Flat Screen Tv's, Complimentary Toiletries & Tea/Coffee Making Facilities. You Can Have Your Breakfast Served Until Midday Either In Our Bistro Or Al Fresco On Our Sunny Terrace, Our Ground Floor Is A Long Established Pub and Restaurant Serving Award Winning Ales, Local Ciders And The Best Locally Sourced Home-Made Fayre With A Choice Of Over 20 Dishes Freshly Cooked For You By Our Team Of Chefs.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Mid-range
Quaint
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
61Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
15Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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All reviews great pub beautiful room a lovely place to stay comfortable bed stayed for one night pubs cathedral
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Reviewed October 20, 2018

The location is in the middle of town with access to all the attractions. Reception was dreadful. This was at the bar and the member of staff could not answer any questions, notably those concerning parking. Her more experienced colleague tried to help and gave...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Leveller_10
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in the The city arms from the 30th July to 31st July.The room was amazing so that would of been a 5 star review however we decided to go down stairs for dinner, the bar staff had said there was a 30 minute...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Joshua S
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay excellent room it was like an posh apartment stayed 4 nights very comfortable beds . The staff where very nice friendly welcoming. Situated in a perfect spot close to all amenities ie. Parking , buses, shops everything. Carnt wait...More

Date of stay: May 2018
1  Thank BJSYBEE
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is a great pub for a genuinely warm welcome, a great setting and proper pub feel in the middle of wells. Its got a courtyard for outside drinking and a very atmospheric interior with a recently refurbished serving area. The staff are friendly and...More

Date of stay: April 2018
1  Thank lucy d
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for just one night while meeting friends. I was shown to my room and was warned about possible noise untill 1 am.. The room was large with a large bathroom. The bed was very comfy. There was noise from the bar when i...More

Date of stay: March 2018
Thank 574PaulS574
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"Don't book the twin room. Don't know about the other two."
Leveller_10
Oct 20, 2018
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"Beware the booking arrangements - they're a total shambles!"
Ladybirdtourist
Nov 23, 2017
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"Only three rooms so all very similar I'd have thought."
michaelcV7358EY
Apr 16, 2017
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"Room 3 is just lovely."
zaza21England
Oct 24, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$94 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandWells
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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