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The Sheppey

near Wells, Somerset, England

Unique Pub near Wells offers 3 rooms + 2 separate cottages each sleeping 2 people with quirky decor + great views. Enjoy live music + traditional ales.

In amongst the wilds of the Somerset Levels you can find this olde world pub which offers live music, local ales and ciders, fabulous food plus quirky accommodation. Choose to spend the night in one of the three rooms within the pub or in one of the two nearby cottages.

Locally you can enjoy hiking on the Mendip Hills taking in the beautiful scenery. Alternatively take a trip underground to Cheddar Gorge or Wookey Hole or visit the historic cathedral city of Wells.

After a night enjoying the live music and your favourite tipple, why not rest your head in room 1 at the pub. With a comfy king size bed and gorgeous balcony this is a great place to wake up in with views over the river and surrounding countryside. The en-suite bathroom has a spacious walk in shower and the room benefits from mod cons such as a flat screen TV, music player, wifi and tea and coffee making facilities. The balcony with its wonderful view is the perfect place to enjoy your complimentary continental breakfast. Room 2 is the quirkiest of the three, with large art work, a unique light fitting plus a fitted wardrobe alledgedly made from the phone box in the movie A Hard Day's Night. Its large en-suite has a lovely double ended bath and walk in shower. Room 3 has a romantic feel to it with a luxurious king size bed, artistic wall paper and large walk in shower. All rooms have the same mod cons and continental breakfast which is delivered to your room.

Alternatively relax at one of the cottages that are only a short 10 minutes stroll from the pub. 1 Lawn Cottage has a traditional feel to it with an original stone feature wall in the bedroom, furniture reminiscent of days gone by, plus mod cons such as a TV, fitted kitchen, coffee machine, wine fridge and DAB radio. 2 Lawn Cottage has fabulous views of the Tor which you can admire from the small patio area. With a modern cool kitchen and large bathroom with bath and walk in shower this property benefits from the same modern conveniences as the first. Why not visit with friends and rent one cottage each, as they are located next to each other!

Price for a room in The Sheppey ranges from £110-£130 and for a cottage from £135-£145.

No children or pets. Free Wifi. Map location is approximate.

Room Types

Double Ensuite

Nearest Airport/s