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Afternoon Tea in Somerset

Enjoy a fantastic Afternoon Tea in Somerset at our historic hotel in the stunning cathedral city of Wells. Available 2-5pm daily.

Come and experience the ultimate Afternoon Tea at the Swan Hotel, a beautiful 15th century former posting house in the heart of England’s smallest cathedral city, Wells in Somerset.

The hotel is directly opposite Wells Cathedral. During the summer months Afternoon Tea can be served on Swan Terrace, giving guests the opportunity to sit back, relax and enjoy an amazing view of the West Front of the cathedral.

Our Afternoon Tea in Somerset

Our Afternoon Tea in Somerset is for two people. It consists of finger sandwiches (with three different fillings), homemade scones, flapjack, macarons and other tempting bites. The price of £35.00 includes a choice of coffee, tea or herbal infusions – the amazing view is free of charge!

Afternoon Tea in Somerset Menu

Afternoon Tea can also be served in our Lounge and Bar areas or (weather permitting) in our secluded Walled Garden Cafe.

To make a booking, please complete an Enquiry form or call +44 (0)1749 836300.

Alternatives to Afternoon Tea in Somerset

The hotel is open for cream teas, lunch and dinner and an all day menu is also available. For those who like a tipple, our well-stocked gin bar stocks over 100 different varieties!

Our Restaurant, 15c A.D. has won several awards and the hotel is one of only 30 hotels to feature in the first Michelin Guide in 1911 and still be in it today.

The beautiful city of Wells lies in the heart of Somerset making it an ideal base from which to explore. If you fancy a break in Somerset, the hotel has 48 bedrooms, an award-winning Cathedral suite, Courtyard suite and 5 self-catering apartments to choose from.

Wells, a great place to explore

Wells gets its name from the springs in the gardens of the Bishop’s Palace. The city is home to many impressive and historic buildings. In addition to the Cathedral, the moated Bishop’s Palace, Vicars’ Close, St Cuthbert’s Church and Wells Museum are all just a short stroll from the hotel.

The city also hosts a bustling market on a Wednesday and a Saturday. This market was voted, ‘Best South West Farmers’ Market’ by Taste of the West in 2014.

Come and enjoy a memorable Afternoon Tea in Somerset.