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The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16 Royal Crescent, Bath BA1 2LS, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had a 3 day break to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The staff were extremely helpful and nothing was too much trouble for them. The garden is magical. We were fortunate to have an upgrade to a suite which was excellent.

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just had a wonderful weekend in Bath, which is a beautiful city. We stayed one night at the Royal Crescent & Spa, which was really special. We went with friends and had two double deluxe rooms (Numbers 56 & 57) which were very spacious with beautiful décor and felt 'very relaxing'. Our rooms were close to the Spa and pool... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Seldom does one find a hotel as perfect as this. Spectacular situation; immaculately appointed accommodation and delicious food. The numerous staff are ever attentive without being intrusive. I left after a two day weekend rejuvenated and longing to return. The only downside was the break down of the television system throughout the hotel which should have been rectified much more... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is an absolutely stunning and lovely hotel in a very good location with a beautiful garden and very helpful front staff, until you want anything actually done from the back; Restaurant, room service etc. Then you can expect excessive waiting, even when staff appear to be lounging about. When staff are busy then one expects that things may take... More

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pearlollerton, Marketing Manager at The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

It would appear that the service experienced on the day was well below your expectations and certainly beyond ours as a 5* hotel. Our guests are paramount and we get many positive comments consistently about our staff and our service . It is most unfortunate and regretfull you were not given the service and attention you deserved as one of... More

Manhattan Beach, California
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a classic hotel in a city loaded with history. Despite the size and rambling nature of the building, it still feels intimate. Service is top notch and you pay accordingly. Highly recommended if it is in your budget and you have any interest in history and culture.

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24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I last stayed at this hotel twenty three years ago and was slightly bemused to be "welcomed back", but it is this attention to detail that makes this hotel almost perfect. Having requested a suite in the main building we were allocated the John Wood Suite on the second floor, it is bright and spacious and affords stunning views across... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great location, right in the middle of the famous Royal Crescent. Staff very attentive and helpful. Valet parking, help with the bags, all the right stuff to make you feel good. Room was small but well-appointed, with airco (not so common in an 18th century grade 1 listed building). Garden courtyard very pretty, good place to take your partner. Only... More

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pearlollerton, marketing manager at The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your recent visit. The observations you made about the difficulties experienced in the bathroom will certainly be assessed and adjustments made where necessary. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay overall and please be assured that your feedback is most valuable to us and we hope to welcome you back in the near... More

Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Royal Crescent Hotel last year and our first experience was of sitting on a very grubby sofa in the guest lounge room (drinks on arrival are not complimentary by the way). This was followed by a walk upstairs on a carpet that was threadbare in places. Our room overlooked a very well kept garden and was... More

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pearlollerton, Marketing Manager at The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your stay last year. The entire hotel has since been refurbished to an extremely high standard befitting the character and location in the beautiful Royal Crescent. We are pleased you enjoyed the food and indeed our restaurant is consistently praised and held in high regard. Our website shows the sympathetically restored rooms and public... More

Charlotte, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights at the Royal Crescent in Bath. The room was great, very comfortable and the staff was attentive. Our room faced the Crescent center with wonderful views of the rolling green lawn. But, our favorite place was the lovely gardens behind the hotel where breakfast and tea were served. Beautiful and relaxing after a day of sight-seeing.... More

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Nice, France
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my second visit to bath and I was lucky enough to stay at the royal crescent hotel both times. It is gorgeous hotel and I couldn't recommend it enough, especially after the extensive refurb........stunning gardens, beautiful rooms, wonderful staff....I can't wait to go back again! Thank you

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Additional Information about The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

Address: 16 Royal Crescent, Bath BA1 2LS, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa 5*
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Royal Crescent Bath
Hotel Royal Crescent
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Bath #3 Business Hotel in Bath #5 Luxury Hotel in Bath #5 Family Hotel in Bath #10 Romantic Hotel in Bath
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The Royal Crescent Hotel is the most impressively located luxury hotel in the World Heritage City of Bath, occupying the two central buildings of the world's finest crescent. The Grade I listed buildings were designed by the famous Georgian Architect, John Wood the Younger and were first occupied in 1775.Beyond its magnificent facade lies a hotel renowned for its charm, elegance and superb service, and, the unexpected beauty of the beautiful one-acre, landscaped garden leading to the skillfully converted coach houses, which now accommodate the award-winning Dower House restaurant and The Spa.This iconic hotel is far more than a remarkable collection of buildings and beautiful gardens. It offers the opportunity to experience a style of gracious living from the age when Bath was the very centre of the civilized world.Breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner are served daily and non-resident guests are welcome. ... more   less 
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