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The Gothic Church, near Wells, Somerset

Sleeps 6 - 14 6 Bedrooms 14 Dining

Big holiday house near Wells sleeping 14 with a hot tub and large entertaining space for family celebrations

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. The Gothic Church, near Wells, Somerset, sleeps 6 - 14 in 6 bedrooms.

The stunning Gothic Church has fabulous interiors throughout, all modern conveniences including three bathrooms, a cinema room that doubles as a bedroom and a hot tub in its own wood cabin in the private courtyard. A truly unique property with a big 'wow' factor!

This converted church is a beautiful, unique property with lots of large and interesting entertaining spaces making it perfect for celebrations, retreats, yoga groups or family get-togethers. This is also a great setting for team building events for corporate groups.

There is a huge 44 ft fully fitted modern kitchen / breakfast room large enough for the whole group, and a stunning living room with huge central wood burner. Dining is in the banqueting gallery (seats 14) with magnificent original stained glass windows.

Upstairs are three bedrooms as well as a sitting room and a beautiful newly fitted bathroom with a shower and luxurious slipper bath.

Downstairs are three more bedrooms, one of which doubles as a cinema room with wood panelling and a 75 inch smart TV for cosy film nights. There are also two fabulous newly remodelled bathrooms.

Set on the edge of the village of East Horrington, overlooking rolling countryside and the Mendip hills, the Church is two miles from the timeless city of Wells with its Cathedral and quaint cobbled streets. There are shops, pubs and fine restaurants, as well as take-aways and a wonderful market each week on Wednesday and Saturday mornings.

Just a few miles away are Glastonbury (3m), Cheddar Gorge (6m), Wookey Hole (10m) and the Clarks designer shopping village (4m). The chic and cosmopolitan cities of Bath and Bristol are just 17 miles away. There are many countryside activities and some of the most attractive walks in the south west are just on the doorstep.

(If the Gothic Church appeals to your group - be quick! Weekends book very fast - check the calendar now!)


Dog Friendly

Pets OK - two small dogs allowed.


The Church is not suited well for disabled access (it is a Listed II building) - some door entrances are very narrow.


Wi-Fi available


Modern, fully fitted, 44ft kitchen/breakfast room, big enough to seat your whole party together. Microwave, toaster, 3 fridges, freezer, dishwasher.

Dining Room

Banqueting gallery with original stained glass windows, as well as a huge kitchen/dining room. Seats 18.

Sitting Room

Spacious, airy, comfy upstairs room with central wood burner and views over the village to Glastonbury Tor and the Mendip Hills.

TV and Music Facilities


Games Room

There is no games room, but there is a spacious upstairs lounge.

Heating and Open Fires

Central heating throughout and a beautiful central wood burner upstairs (logs provided).


6 bedrooms (2 double, 3 twin, 1 family (quad). Three bedrooms on each floor. Double sofa bed.


Linen, bath towels and tea towels provided. You may want to bring extra towels for the hot tub.


3 altogether - 1 bathroom with free standing bath, 2 shower rooms.

Children's Facilities

Well behaved children welcome. Please bring any equipment you may need. There are no baby cots at the Church.


Courtyard garden featuring wood cabin with hot tub. Picnic seating in the courtyard.

Swimming Pool

There is no swimming pool - but a fabulous hot tub!


Parking for 3 cars and further parking is available on nearby grass verges and adjoining streets. Please make sure to read the welcome pack provided.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

£450 security/damage deposit.

Payment in full due 8 weeks prior to stay. 

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The Gothic Church, near Wells, Somerset

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2 Night Weekend
From £1960
Midweek per night
From £800


Set on the edge of the village overlooking rolling countryside, the Church is two miles from the beautiful City of Wells with its glorious Cathedral.

  • Wells, Somerset (2m), Glastonbury, Somerset (3m), Bath and Bristol both 17 miles away.
  • Small Post Office about one mile away, and major shops and large supermarkets (Tesco, Waitrose, M&S, Morrisons 2 miles away in Wells and 4 miles away in Shepton Mallet). Deliveries available.
  • Many pubs and good restaurants in Wells, 2 miles away. No pub within short walking distance. We can send you recommendations.
  • Bristol, 35 minutes.
  • Bristol (40 mins). Bath Spa (40 mins) and Castle Cary (25 mins) are both on direct train line from Paddington, London.
  • Bus stop to Wells and Bath just under a mile walk (not recommended - taxis and minibuses are more cost effective)

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