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Topside House - gorgeous period house in grounds
Topside House - large hot tub
Topside House - spacious drawing room with luxury sofas and an open fire
Topside House - formal dining for up to `18 guests
Topside House - roulette table for evening fun and games
Topside House - curl up next to the lovely open fire
Topside House - outdoor seating
Topside House - lots of space for the children to let off steam
Topside House - large lawns in front of the house for family fun and team building activities
Topside House - stunning architectural features includes high ceilings and floor to ceiling windows
Topside House - fully equipped kitchen includes a worktop manufactured with recycled glass bottles
Topside House - quality high end appliances in the kitchen
Topside House - serve an informal breakfast in the sociable kitchen
Topside House - perfect for a game of chess
Topside House - catch up with loved ones over a long supper or use the table for board meetings in a corporate group
Topside House - open entrance hall great for a drinks reception
Topside House - welcoming entrance hall with flagstone floor and feature chandelier
Topside House - Jaipur romantic contemporary 4 poster
Topside House - Garden Room with feature wallpaper, period windows and stylish soft furnishings
Topside House - 4 poster room with the shiniest wood flooring and lovely views
Topside House - Rosewood triple bedroom perfect for a young family
Topside House - Terrace bedroom triple
Topside House - Babycham bedroom
Topside House - the sitting room can be configured as a bedroom
Topside House - the brushed brass Manhatten bathroom
Topside House - Arabescato bathroom with bath
Topside House - x box console and games
Topside House - in house bar
Topside House - attractive detail
Topside House - the main bathroom
Topside House - The Peignoir Manhattan bathroom
Topside House - the Calacatta bathroom with large walk in shower
Topside House - patio terrace to enjoy the sun over afternoon tea
Topside House - the dining terrace with hot tub and barbecue
Topside House - beautiful mature grounds and gardens
Topside House - large luxury hot tub bubbles
Topside House - large hot tub
Topside House - spacious drawing room with luxury sofas and an open fire
Topside House - formal dining for up to `18 guests
Topside House - roulette table for evening fun and games

Topside House, Ashwick, Wells, Somerset

Sleeps 7 - 20 7 Bedrooms 18 Dining

Luxury holiday house near Wells sleeping 20 with a hot tub and games room for family weekends and hen group stays

Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends. Topside House, Ashwick, Wells, Somerset, sleeps 7 - 20 in 7 bedrooms.

Topside House sleeps 20 in 7 bedrooms with a sofa bed for 2 extra guests

Smaller groups can take just 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests

Dating back to the 16th century, Topside House has recently been brought up to date to combine stunning traditional features with modern conveniences. This holiday house near Wells is a great venue for any kind of group, perfect for extended families celebrating a special occasion, a retreat, or for a corporate gathering for bonding and team building time. Topside House is also perfect for stag and hen weekends, offering great facilities along with close proximity to the bustling city of Bath for a night out. And Topside House is popular with walkers and cyclists, the Mendip Hills being very close by.

A smart entrance hallway marks the start of your journey through this 400 year old house, a welcoming space that works well for a drinks reception. Living rooms are beautiful luxury spaces with large sash windows overlooking the garden, stylish drapes and cosy open fires. The drawing room is 32 square metres, an elegant room for morning coffee or an evening glass of champagne. The lounge is an alternative room to relax in but can be set up as an extra bedroom if needed.

The games room is made for evening entertainment and fun, offering pool, table tennis, chess, Xbox and a selection of board games. The kitchen comes fully equipped with everything required to cook for a large group and the dining table is ideal for long celebratory dinners and flowing drinks.

Outside there are plenty of options for where to sit to enjoy the countryside views. The lawn is for football, croquet, netball and badminton as well as a good space for a hired-in bouncy castle or yoga retreat activities. The sun patio is an idyllic corner for afternoon tea, or head to the dining terrace for a barbecue and a soak in the hot tub.

Bedrooms are individually named and designed. Exquisite contemporary 4 posters sit alongside period fireplaces to create luxury sleeping accommodation. The 7 bedrooms include 3 doubles, 2 triples and 2 quads, 1 with 4 singles made for the children to hang out. Most have en suites but there is also a shared family bathroom, all renovated too with gorgeous Calacatta marble and limestone alongside new fixtures and fittings.

Topside House is a great base for exploring this varied area of Somerset. It's near renowned attractions like Cheddar Gorge and Wookey Hole and close enough to Frome and Bath for cool shops, bars and restaurants. The coast is only an hour away too, so a day at the beach is doable.


Dog Friendly

Dogs are not permitted, we can recommend local kennels.


No specific facilities.

Hot Tub

Large luxury hot tub with jets, fountains and waterfalls. Option to hire in an extra hot tub.


WiFi is available throughout the house.

Dining Room

Inside formal dining table. Outside terrace dining next to barbecue.

Sitting Room

Large drawing room with open fire and two smaller lounges that can be also used as a bedroom if required.


Fully equipped kitchen includes an island, an American style fridge freezer a dishwasher and a washing machine. Additional second scullery kitchen.


7 bedrooms set up as: 2 kings; 2 kings with extra single bed; 1 king with 2 extra singles; 1 queen; spare lounge has 4 single beds; 1 double sofa bed.


6 bathrooms and en suites across the house, all recently upgraded with marble and natural stone. Walk in showers, a bath and beautiful fittings.

Games Room

Spare lounge has a gaming console and board games. The games room offers table tennis, pool and darts. Also a net for badminton and croquet set.


Grounds, manicured gardens and lawn area. Terraces and patio with outside furniture, hot tub and grill.

TV and Music Facilities

HDTV with Netflix, cable/satellite TV.

Children's Facilities

A high chair and baby bath are available. Room for children's birthday parties and bouncy castle on the lawn.

Heating and Open Fires

Central heating throughout. Open fires in some rooms and log burners in others.


Bedding and bathroom towels are provided.


Parking at the property for up to 6 cars. Additional parking locally.


No smoking please.

Booking Information

The house normally sleeps 22 guests but smaller groups can take just 5 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests (Get in touch for reduced pricing).

The prices quoted are for 16 guests, additional guests are charged at £50 per person per night.

Check in from 3pm, check out by 10am.

Security deposit is £1000. Groups of under 25s and New Years Eve guests will be asked for a behaviour bond.

The outside areas close at 9pm and we ask guests to keep noise to a minimum after midnight.

Pets are not permitted but we can recommend a local kennels.

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Topside House, Somerset

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Weekly Price
From £3899
2 Night Weekend
From £2759
3 Night Weekend
From £2999
Midweek per night
From £549


Located between Wells and Frome, close to the Mendip Hills, with Bath around 25 minutes away. Frome is 10 minutes and Wells just 5 minutes. Weston-super-Mare and the coast can be reached in an hour.

  • Downside, between Bath and Frome.
  • Frome has Asda, Tesco and Sainsbury's.
  • Shepton Mallet has The Dusthole, The Swan and The Charlton Inn. Lots of pubs and restaurants in Bath and Frome.
  • Bristol.
  • Bath.
  • Regular bus service into Bath.

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