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Best things to do in Bath

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Historic Site
“The Roman Baths is one of the finest historic sites in Northern Europe. Found at the heart of the City of Bath World Heritage Site, they consist of the remarkably preserved remains of one of the greatest religious spas of the ancient world. The city’s unique thermal springs rise in the site and the Baths still flow with natural hot water.”
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Spa
“Britain' s only natural thermal spa, located in the historic city of Bath, offers traditional and state-of-the-art spa facilities.”
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Art Museum
“I recommend this place for its interesting exhibits and it is set within Sydney gardens. It is within walking distance from Caroline Place.”
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Historic Site
“Not to be missed as it is a jewel of Palladian architecture. Treat yourself at the Royal Crescent Hotel tea Rooms”
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Elementary School
“It gives a great sense of history and is a beautiful, calm and peaceful place.”
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Grocery or Supermarket
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“It's not the cheapest but it is very close. You can buy the newspaper there and drop your dry cleaning off. ”
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Cocktail Bar
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“Anyone for a cock tail, Sub 13 is the place to be, great cocktails, outdoor garden and fabulous music, be there, be seen”
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Theatre
“For good theatre check out the schedule or ask me for advice on upcoming events”
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Route
“Iconic Bath stone Georgian building complex - 3 terraces of houses in a circle. ”
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Bar
“Italian, Mediterranean, European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, very well recommended restaurant on Tripadvisor. Close to the Roman Baths”
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Cinema
“A perfect little private cinema which is a favourite amongst the locals in Bath”
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Park
“Perfect for relaxing in the sun with botanical gardens. The other side of the Royal Crescent”
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Park
“Victoria Park is on our doorstep and can be enjoyed year round. The park is home to many attractions including children's adventure playground, 18-hole mini golf course, tennis courts, duck ponds, cafe & Botantical Garden. During the winter months, the park is home to 'Bath on Ice' ice rink and 'Glow in the Dark Mini Golf'.”
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Park
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“Beautiful garden landscape, national trust fees, highly recommended for a nice walk.”
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Steakhouse
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“Best steak house in Bath - nationally acclaimed. Its £££ but absolutely worth it.”
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Bar
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“Originally an auction house built in the 1960’s Hall & Woodhouse is a stunning bar and restaurant in the heart of Bath, voted a must see by the Mail on Sunday. No matter what the occasion Hall & Woodhouse is perfect, whether you’re looking for a quick lunch, celebration dinner, business meeting or just a few drinks”
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