Wells & Wells Cathedral

Directly over the Mendip hills, Wells is located only 15-20 minutes from Milton's Lodge. The short drive through the Mendips gorge is a fantastic trip on its own. Wells is a "goto" if you are visiting Somerset, and as a hotel near Wells Milton's is a perfect base. Please call to reserve your luxury suite and for best prices.

4 main things to do in Wells.

Wells Cathedral

In the main centre of the City its hard to miss this incredible piece of architecture. Admission is free which is a surprise considering the spectacle available (donation attendee's are very much present upon arrival so have 50p available to help the cause). Click here for more information

Bishops Palace

We advise reserving at least half a day for this venue (although you can spend more time there). Tickets are between £10-£12. See the video posted below and book your tickets and find more information here.

Wookey Hole Caves

For kids or big kids (adults). Its recommended to wear comfy shoes as you will be walking quite alot, the caves them selves are at least 10-15 minutes walk once you are at the park. All of the attractions are very fun and entertaining, - perfect if you have kids. For tickets and more information click here.

The main High Steet and Market

Steeped in history, a typical English cobble stoned high street with plenty of cafes, sandwich bars and ice cream shops. For more information visit the main Wells website here. Of course there are plenty of other things to see and do, however these are the main reasons people visit.

Interesting facts about wells

Things you should know before your trip

Here are just a few of the interesting things you should know before you voyage over the hills and into Wells.
1 - Wells is the smallest City in England.
2 - Bishops Palace is the original Heart of the City.
3 - The Cathedrel is free (and stunning). It's recommended to check the Catherdral schedule as it is frequently booked out for weddings.
4 - The famous Wells clock is considered to be the second oldest clock mechanism in Britain, and probably in the world.
5 - You can walk throught the city in 15 minutes.
6 - There are 15 fantastic cafes on the small high street.

Milton's Lodge

A perfect hotel for Wells

Hotels Wells Bath

Delux Suites

Available on a nightly basis, choose from either a double or 4-poster - each suite has a mezzanine bedroom over looking your own private large living room, wooden beams and stable gate doors. Boasting a huge 55m2 space with all you need for a snuggly nights stay.

Wells Accommodation

Executive rooms

Our large well equiped executive rooms (with super king or twin beds), are perfect for business travellers, airport travellers, tourist or simply a quick stop over. With a large en-suite, desk, minibar fridge, tea/coffee, hairdryer, safe and Ironing facilities.

Bed and Breakfast near Wells


Located in the main building over looking the country garden, the minstrelled galleried licenced restaurant and lounge serves breakfast, light bites and drinks. opening hours are seasonal so please check reception before your trip.


One minute from the Bristol University Vet Campus in central North Somerset, we are ideally located for South Bristol, Weston-Super-Mare, Clevedon, Cheddar and Wells. Situated between the villages of Langford and Congresbury (1.2 Miles in each direction). Offering large, clean, well equiped and comfortable rooms (with stable gate doors and galleried bedrooms).