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Old Ford Cottage

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Old Ford Cottage

2.5 out of 5

5.0/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 5.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Pet-friendly
  • Outdoor Space

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
Old Ford Cottage, Wells, England, BA5 1QX

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationRoyal Bath and West Showground20 min drive
  • Popular LocationCheddar Gorge25 min drive
  • Popular LocationHauser and Wirth Somerset31 min drive
  • AirportBristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.)37 min drive

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Double Room (Burcott Room)

  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Double Room (Mendip room)

  • 215 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Studio, 1 Bedroom (Old Ford Studio)

  • 753 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

About this area


Old Ford Cottage is located in Wells. Glastonbury Abbey is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Wookey Hole Caves and Cheddar Gorge. Wells & Mendip Museum and St. Margaret's Chapel & Magdalene Almshouses are also worth visiting.

What's nearby

  • Wells Bishop's Palace - 7 min drive
  • Vicar's Close - 10 min drive
  • Royal Bath and West Showground - 20 min drive
  • Cheddar Gorge - 25 min drive
  • Hauser and Wirth Somerset - 31 min drive

Getting around

  • Castle Cary Station - 26 min drive
  • Bristol International Airport (BRS) - 37 min drive


  • The Quarter Jack - 3 min drive
  • The Good Earth - 3 min drive
  • Strangers with Coffee - 3 min drive
  • The City Arms - 3 min drive
  • Beah - 4 min drive

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire apartment to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Old Ford Cottage

Apartments in Wells with free parking
Set in a large riverside garden, Old Ford Cottage, close to Wells, Glastonbury, Cheddar and Wookey Hole has three very different types of accommodation with 2 beautiful double en-suite rooms in the 200 year old cottage.If looking for self catering options (both dog friendly) we have "The Studio Apartment" well equipped, comfortable and spacious and for something different why not stay in "Mary's Retreat" our gorgeous shepherd's hut with its own wood fired hot tub,fabulous for checking out the stars any time of year or enjoying supper around the fire-pit.

All guest are encouraged to enjoy the peace and quiet of the garden,including the riverside seating areas or the lovely summerhouse.
Old Ford Cottage offers 4 forms of accommodation.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site


  • Towels provided

Outdoor areas

  • Garden


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly
  • GBP 15.00 per pet per stay
  • Dogs welcome


  • No lifts
  • Smoke-free property

Safety features

  • Carbon monoxide detector
  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit
  • Smoke detector


  • 4 rooms

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Check-in from 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM


Pets are allowed for an extra charge of GBP 15.00 per pet, per stay
Dogs welcome

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Pet fee: GBP 15.00 per pet, per stay

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts debit or credit cards and credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

Old Ford Cottage Wells
Old Ford Cottage Apartment
Old Ford Cottage Apartment Wells

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Overall score and ratings



Rating 5 - Excellent. 4 out of 4 reviews
5 - Excellent 100%
Rating 4 - Good. 0 out of 4 reviews
4 - Good 0%
Rating 3 - Okay. 0 out of 4 reviews
3 - Okay 0%
Rating 2 - Poor. 0 out of 4 reviews
2 - Poor 0%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 4 reviews
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Highly recommended
Beautiful old cottage in a peaceful rural location, it has a lovely relaxed atmosphere and the owners were very kind and helpful, the room was exceptionally clean, with hand gel dotted around the premises too. We had supper and breakfast too, both very tasty and filling.
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
A little Gem in glorious Wells
Stayed 1 night in Jul 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful Studio in great quiet location - very well equipped (full kitchen, double bed and sofa bed) and outside facilities for summer. Thoroughly recommend staying here.
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Perfect bolthole for visiting Somerset. Peaceful beautiful location, friendly helpful hosts and very clean accommodation. Cannot wait to return.
Stayed 5 nights in Aug 2020