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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Historic Site
“Step back and travel through the ages to find out the origins of Roman Bath. Queues can be lengthy so we suggest buying your tickets online.”
  • 176 locals recommend
“Close to our Airbnb it is a breathtaking place, you are able to take a guide around the palace or wander around the amazing gardens. the grounds are huge and many take picnics to enjoy on the lush grass. It may take two visits to see everything but your tickets can be swapped for yearly pass so that isnt a problem. In Woodstock where the Palace is situated there are nice places to relax enjoy a meal before returning to the grounds of Blenhiem.”
  • 138 locals recommend
“Britain' s only natural thermal spa, located in the historic city of Bath, offering traditional and state-of-the-art spa facilities.”
  • 166 locals recommend
“Cotswold Wildlife Park - Bradwell Grove, Burford OX18 4JP: The Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens exhibits over 260 different species of animals, from Giraffes and Rhino’s to snakes and spiders! The park is set in 160 acres of landscaped parkland and gardens 2 miles south of Burford, on the A361, Oxfordshire. ”
  • 89 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Epic stone circle surrounding a village and free to walk around. Allow 40 minutes drive from Corsham. ”
  • 82 locals recommend
Sculpture Garden
“This isn't just a park, but it is in a stunning stunning setting! Beautiful to go for the day and picnic or to visit the historic house”
  • 69 locals recommend
“Cheltenham Races - Evesham Rd, Cheltenham GL50 4SH: Home to the famous and extremely 4-day race meet, Cheltenham Festival is a must for Horse Racing fans, held every year in March. ”
  • 78 locals recommend
“Beautiful place for a wander round all year round, but particularly the spring and autumn”
  • 91 locals recommend
“Cotswolds Farm Park (16 miles from Greyhounds) Home of TV personality Adam Henson, this is the perfect family destination with something for all the family to enjoy, from fun rides (bring your horse!), farming demonstrations and wildlife walks to shopping and eating, check out the latest events and activities before planning your visit.”
  • 52 locals recommend
Art Museum
“I love this place. It has regular exhibit changes and a great cafe. Also has parking.”
  • 79 locals recommend
“A superb restaurant, day spa and farm shop. They also have a cookery school and host various events throughout the summer months.”
  • 70 locals recommend
“Broadway Tower & Park is a family-owned Cotswold destination set within a 50-acre estate of parkland, allowing visitors to experience great English heritage in an inspiring location. Your ticket includes all you need for a memorable day – Tower Museum with roof platform, the Deer Park or walking the grounds with your picnic.”
  • 49 locals recommend
“Stunning takes about an hour to drive there. check opening hours and days before you set off”
  • 44 locals recommend
History Museum
“Lacock Abbey, dedicated to St Mary and St Bernard, was founded in 1229 by Ela, Countess of Salisbury. Today it houses the Fox Talbot photography museum and is visited by thousands of Harry Potter fans each year as it was a featured location in many of the films.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Outlet Mall
“Adjacent to the Great Western Railway Museum, this is a bustling outlet centre. Not as high end as Bicester Village, this is still worth a visit for quality outlet shops. The outlet uses the old Great Western railay workshops and there are static displays of workshop artefacts around the site”
  • 31 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“It's not the cheapest but it is very close. You can buy the newspaper there and drop your dry cleaning off. ”
  • 38 locals recommend

Top restaurants

“Fantastic Italian dining in a beautiful and atmospheric setting. Bookings Essential, and be prepared to be added to a waiting list. But worth it :) ”
  • 39 locals recommend
“Still not managed to eat here, often booked up, but worth trying if you are planning ahead.”
  • 33 locals recommend
“Lovely steaks in a cosy atmosphere in Bath at the top of Walcot Street where us meets the London Road (A4). ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
“Circo Bar Occupy's a stylish designed four-storey Georgian townhouse in the heart of Bath. Circo has one of the most extensive back bars in Bath. A lively cocktail bar, with a stunning array of cocktails on offer and a designated rum bar with over 60 rums as well as a comprehensive champagne wine and spirits lists all served by attentive and knowledgable bar staff. An inviting coffee lounge complete with modern sofa's. Fresh food is also served if you want to grab a bite. Its the perfect venue for the after work mid-week drink, if your travelling to bath and want to dine, or drink and just want to enjoy a typical quintessential Bath Georgian townhouse. or maybe you want to shake a leg to the in-house DJ playing a mix of funk and soul through to disco, house electro beats. This bar is licensed to 3:00 am at the weekends. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
“Chic bar and British restaurant with a modern vintage vibe in 4 airy rooms with a fantastic roof terrace and great views.”
  • 50 locals recommend
“This restaurant is in an old cinema / picture house with many features remaining. A Cheltenham favourite.”
  • 29 locals recommend
“Take a walk over Port Meadow towards Oxford from Godstow. Half-way to Oxford you will come across a countryside restaurant with a beautiful beer garden. A must visit! ”
  • 31 locals recommend
“Contemporary British menus for all-day dining in a sophisticated, yet relaxed setting.”
  • 34 locals recommend

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