Bath is the largest city in Somerset. Founded in 1AD, it is a UNESCO World Heritage Site with some of the country’s finest architecture. Bath lies in the valley of the River Avon, 11 miles southeast of Bristol. It is best explored by foot, with sweeping crescents, grand Georgian houses and Victorian Gothic buildings around every corner.
A must-see on self-catering holidays in Bath, the Roman Baths were built around the UK’S only hot springs and were thought to have healing properties by the Romans. Nearby, Thermae Bath Spa offers Roman-style relaxation with water straight from the city’s natural hot springs. Next, take in some of the city’s ornate Georgian architecture, such as Circus, the Assembly Rooms and the Pump Rooms. In a Georgian townhouse, the Jane Austen Centre documents the career of the celebrated author, who lived in the city.
Beautiful pet friendly holiday-let with Wi-Fi in a central Bath location near Stonehenge, Marlborough, and Avebury Stone Circle. Monmouth House sleeps up to 14 people in comfort with a spectacular kitchen, All Bath attractions within a short walk. Perfect!
Week Farm is an exquisite grand rural cottage on the edge of Coombe Hay in Somerset. Just moments from Bath, the pet-friendly cottage is lavishly furnished and includes touches of luxury such as a hot tub and open fire, as well as a games room, a large terrace, manicured grounds and elegance.
Large and spacious Victorian house with Wi-Fi in superb Bath centre location in Somerset. Accommodates 10 in 5 bedrooms with 5 bathrooms, Marmaduke House self catering holiday cottage has private parking for 3 cars. Bath's attractions and shops are only a level 8 minute walk away.
Coach House makes the ideal holiday retreat for couples or families on holiday in the Southern Cotswolds, a small cottage in Combe Down just south of Bath, Somerset, featuring vaulted ceiling, mezzanine master bedroom with en-suite shower and dressing area, and pretty courtyard
SkyFall Farm lies in peaceful rural surroundings down a tiny country lane in Somerset. It lies in a beautiful and secluded location yet only 10-minutes drive from the centre of Bath. The large pet friendly farmhouse sleeps 14 guests in comfort and style. Private garden with exquisite rural views.
- Brompton Regis
- Compton Bishop
- Nether Stowey
- North Cadbury
- Shepton Mallet
- South Petherton
- West Bagborough
Don’t miss Bath Abbey, a 16th century building with an intricate vaulted ceiling. For far-reaching views across the city and surrounding countryside, follow the six-mile Bath Skyline Walk through woods, meadows and valleys. Self-catering holidays in Bath are an opportunity to explore the city’s thriving brewing scene with Bath Ales, Abbey Ales and Electric Bear served in most pubs. Wadworth’s Victorian tower brewery is a striking landmark.
There are many unique places to eat and drink in Bath, including Sally Lunn’s, a traditional tea room, famous for its buns, which have become a regional classic. On the doorstep of your holiday cottage in Bath, the city comes into its own in the evening, when you will discover a thriving culture of theatre, comedy and live music. See what’s on at Rondo, an intimate theatre in an old church hall, or buy tickets for a gig at Bath Forum, a graceful venue in a listed former cinema.