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Frequently asked questions

What are the major attractions in Wells?
If your trip to Wells is all organized but your travel itinerary is a little on the empty side, let us give you a helping hand.If anybody asks why you’re coming here, just show them a few pictures of Wells Cathedral and Wookey Hole Caves. These notable attractions will guarantee you have an unforgettable trip.Stop by Wells Bishop’s Palace. It’s one sight you’ll find on travelers’ must-do lists. If you still have some room on that travel schedule, Vicar’s Close and Ebbor Gorge will keep you occupied too.
What are the best road trip destinations near Wells?
Located 17 miles from Wells, Bath is a popular stop on many people’s road-trip itineraries. Visit here to access Royal Crescent and Theatre Royal Bath, two top attractions to highlight on your map. Still up for a bit of sightseeing? Punch Bristol into your GPS. This intriguing destination is also home to a few great sights like Bristol Hippodrome Theatre and Clifton Suspension Bridge, and it’s only 18 miles away.
Where are the best beaches near Wells?
Be sure to pack something to read and maybe even a kite. Wells has some beautiful beaches you can cruise to, including:

  • Berrow Sands (17 miles away).
  • Sand Bay Beach (18 miles away).

Where are the best convention centers near Wells?
If you have some work-related business to attend to in Wells, chances are you’ll be spending loads of time in a major convention center. If that’s the case, you might like to know about some of the ones that have hotels, cafés and restaurants nearby:

  • Ashton Court Mansion (16 miles away).
  • Paintworks Event Space (17 miles away).
  • Armada House Conference and Events (17 miles away).

What kind of rental car should I get for Wells?
Whatever your motoring needs in Wells, will take you from A to B with ease. If you’re in the city for work, a premium car will have you cruising around in style. These vehicles boast top-end finishes, luxurious interiors, and a whole host of extras. Traveling on a tiny budget and looking to save money? A compact car or a mini may be the way to go. These cool little rides are economical to run and great for maneuvering through busy streets and traffic. If you’ve got the young ones and a pile of luggage in tow, a full-size SUV will give you all the room you need.
Should I get a luxury rental car in Wells?
You’ll be pleased to hear that there’s a broad range of both economy and luxury vehicles to rent in Wells. What you go for will depend on your funds and the activities you’ve got planned. Specialty vehicles are hard to beat if you’re all about mod cons and comfort. If you want to treat yourself, why not book a fully kitted-out SUV, or perhaps a fancy mid-sized vehicle? Alternatively, if you’re just after a set of wheels to whiz around town in as economically as possible, you’re better off choosing a no-frills compact vehicle (or something else that won’t burn a hole in your wallet).
What side of the road do they drive on in Wells?
The left side of the road is where you’ll be motoring along in Wells. Also take note that the controls of your rental car here, such as the steering wheel and gearshift, will be on the other side of what you’re used to.
Is it difficult to park in Wells?
It’s relatively easy to find somewhere to park in Wells, although you might struggle to get a spot in the busier areas. Staying at a hotel that has on-site parking will make things easier.
Does Wells have peak-hour traffic?
Since the population of Wells is approximately 11,300, you won’t experience too much difficulty with traffic congestion. That said, major roads generally get busy in the rush hours before and after work, so you may want to avoid driving then.
Are there speed limits in Wells?
Speed limits vary around the city of Wells, but typically range from 30mph to 70mph. Most residential areas have a maximum speed of 30mph unless indicated otherwise.
What happens if I get a speeding fine while driving a rental car in Mendip District?
Normally your chosen rental car company will bill the fined amount to your credit card, including local taxes and surcharges. Otherwise, they may forward your contact details to local authorities, who’ll then send a fine straight to you.
Is it illegal to use a cell phone while driving in Wells?
It is illegal to use your cell phone while driving a car in Wells, and you could even be issued a fine for just holding your phone when you’re in control of a vehicle. However, the use of hands-free or Bluetooth functions is allowed, as long as your eyes remain on the road.
What are the rules around drink driving in Wells?
The legal BAC (blood alcohol content) limit while operating a vehicle in Wells is 0.08%. If you’re in the mood for a big night, leave your car behind and organize another way of getting home instead.
Is turning on a red light allowed in Wells?
No, it’s not. In Wells, red means stop, with no exceptions. When approaching a set of traffic lights, always maintain a safe speed so you can easily stop when you need to.
Are seat belts compulsory in Mendip District?
By law everyone must wear a seat belt. However, there are some exceptions for vehicles used by public transportation networks.

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