Hayloft is in an exclusive setting at Wellesley Park, with a fully enclosed garden, private parking and the use of a wonderful spa.
The heated indoor swimming pool in the spa has views across the valley to Wells Cathedral.
This is the spa building in the beautifully kept grounds, which houses a swimming pool, steam room, sauna, gym and library.
Back at Hayloft the ground floor is open plan, with doors to the patio and fully enclosed lawned garden.
The fabulous kitchen island is a focal point in this sociable space.
The dining-table is set to one side of the room which has plenty of light and space.
The bespoke kitchen is exceptionally well-equipped to make this lovely property a real home-from-home.
Another view of the dining-area. The front door to the property is beyond it, in the corner of the room.
Everything here is to a very high standard - as well as being a great fun place to stay with family or friends.
This is the master bedroom on the second floor. High ceilings and floor to ceiling windows add to the space in this gorgeous room.
Another view of the master bedroom which has the feel of a private suite.
This is the large en suite shower-room for the master bedroom.
What a room to start off the day in. The views are over the garden below and the hillside beyond.
This is the second double bedroom on the first floor. There is a Juliet balcony looking out over the countryside.
Another view of the second double bedroom.
This is the en suite shower-room for the second double bedroom.
The twin bedroom is also on the first floor - all the bedrooms have plenty of storage in fitted wardrobes.
Next to the twin bedroom is the bathroom.
The spa has this lovely steam-room with atmospheric lighting.
This is the sauna in the spa. There are top quality showering facilities too, as you would expect.
The gym is on the first floor of the spa.
Wellesley Park has been beautifully planned and designed so that everyone living or staying here has a feeling of calm and tranquillity.
Upstairs in the spa is a calm library where you can simply relax - the view is right across the valley to Wells Cathedral.
Outside the spa is this wonderful tennis court so do come prepared with tennis shoes and rackets.
There is a dedicated field for you to exercise your dog. At the time this photo was taken there were sheep keeping the meadow grazed but these are only here for a very short time.
You also have access to the area around the lake and from this field, a footpath takes you up into the hills beyond Wellesley Park.
Hayloft is a striking top quality property on the edge of Wellesley Park, with a very high degree of privacy. The spa is just a two minute stroll away on the other side of the site.
Last but not least - visitors at Christmas time will be treated to a wonderful tree and decorations to make this a great choice for a celebration.



1.4 miles S of Wells / Sleeps 6 + cot

7 Nights from £989 - £1998

The location of attractions is intended only as a guide. Distances are 'as the crow flies'.

Nearest pub

Crown Inn (2 ¾ miles)

A local village pub in a Listed 17th Century building, near to Glastonbury and featuring music and specialty food nights.

Nearest beach

Burnham-on-Sea Beach (17 miles)

Burnham-on-Sea's beaches are comprised of everything you could need for a quintessential day by the sea, including ice cream galore, donkey rides, cafes and, most importantly, oodles of golden sand. Being Europe's second longest stretch of sand, the beaches offer lots of space to play and explore. For a beach in the heart of the action, visit Burnham Main Beach, also home to Britain's shortest pier.

Nearest walk

East Mendip Way (1 ¼ miles)

Taking in the beauiful Somerset countryside, this nineteen mile walk runs from Wells to Frome. Starting near the stunning cathedral, you will pass through several wooded sections including King's Castle Woods and Ham Woods, both owned by the National Trust. Don't forget to arrange your transport home unless you feel up to the return walk!

Nearest town

Wells (1 ¼ miles)

The city of Wells is rightly famous for its cathedral, which was built in the 12th Century. Though tiny, Wells is a thriving city with plenty of good shopping and eating.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mr Harris November 2015

Must see - Vicar's Close, Wells, Somerset.

Wells itself is absolutely steeped in history with the Bishop's Palace and the magnificent cathedral (for instance) both virtually next door to eachother. In and around there are many historically important landmarks too - but the 'hidden gem' is Vicar's Close, just to the side of the cathedral..... it is the oldest continuously inhabited residential street in Europe, dating back to 1363!! Astonishing to think these houses have been there (and lived in) for 650 years... and a truly beautiful sight too. Absolutely worth the small walk around from the 'main' places of interest.

Also nearby

Glastonbury Tor (4 ¼ miles)

Why not take a walk up this iconic, legendary Tor? Well worth the effort, you will have spectacular views across 3 counties. Dogs must be on a lead and there are no public conveniences.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Mrs Pascoe December 2014

Breathtaking (!)

It's well worth the initially steep climb up the tor for the amazing panoramic views from the summit - we parked in Glastonbury itself, walked up through the town and past the Chalice Well to tackle the steepest slope first, which meant an easier walk down the 'back' of the tor and a stroll through countryside to get back to the top of the town. Plenty of tea shops and cafes to refuel at when you get back!

The Bishop's Palace and Gardens (1 ¼ miles)

A fantastic 13th Century building with 14 acres of exquisite, tranquil gardens.

Glastonbury Abbey (4 ¾ miles)

A great day out for all the family with romantic ruins to explore, thirty six acres of parkland, an outdoor cafe, excellent gift shop and modern visitor centre. Costumed guides tell historic tales and you can even visit the legendary burial place of King Arthur. Check their Web site for opening times and further details.

Fenny Castle House Tea Rooms (3 miles)

You can enjoy breakfast, morning coffee, lunch of afternoon tea here. With lovely views, you can often spot local wildlife whilst sitting in the pretty gardens.

Rated 5 out of 5 stars
Rated 5 out of 5 stars

Miss Westwood October 2012

Fenny Castle tea rooms near Wells does wonderful lunches/coffee/breakfasts.

The Royal Bath and West Show (5 ¼ miles)

On the first weekend of June, the country's biggest rural festival takes place. And it's not just livestock. See their Web site for this event and other all year round events.

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