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Athole Guest House

33 Upper Oldfield Park, Bath BA2 3JX, England
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Ranked #4 of 187 Bath B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 4 nights in this lovely guest house. Our room was comfortable and very clean. Josephine welcomed us warmly, even providing a bowl of water and rags when my husband needed to repair a punctured bike wheel. We really appreciated the fan in our room as it was such hot weather. The breakfasts were superb and the ladies who... More

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Wednesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

stayed one night, very good well presented guest house, great breakfast A little to far out of Bath for us. excellent gardens well kept and very well run. CLEAN ROOMS. We were very sad to hear THE TRAGIC NEWS ABOUT WOLFGANG, Our thoughts and best wishes are with you Josephine.Philip&Teresa.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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15 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I recently stayed at this lovely bed and breakfast. Our room was comfortable and nicely decorated. The breakfast was delicious! Property had such pretty gardens. Walking distance to historic center of Bath. Josephine the owner was very helpful with advice and made us feel right at home. Highly recommend!

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england essex
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights at athole guest house and had a love stay. The guest house is about a 15ish min walk from the centre of bath but was a nice walk. The guest house it's self was lovely received a really nice welcome and was shown to our room which had a huge bed and lovely strong shower. The... More

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent choice for us to stay for 2 nights. Our host even went to the trouble of vacating the garage to enable us to park there as we were arriving late. Josephine made us feel very welcome and happily accommodated all of our requests. The room (Beckford) was huge with plenty of seating and storage choices and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for one night on the 19th of May. We had two rooms, both very comfortable. Hosts very friendly and happy to help with any request including early breakfast as we left early in the morning. Can walk into town or bus stop not too far away. Breakfast was very good, a pleasant place to stay and visit Bath.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Athole Guest House in June this year. Josephine was the best host you could wish for - she welcomed us as if we were old friends. Breakfast was delicious, actually the best we had in our trip to England. Homemade bread of different sorts, different sorts of cheese, homemade yoghurt and lovely blueberry pancakes. The room is nice,... More

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Los Angeles, California
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16 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

we enjoyed our stay. the bathroom was clean and the shower is nice. we look forward to the breakfast every morning. you can walk into town but we usually take the taxi back to the b&b. it's a beautiful town.

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Orange, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Other reviews do an excellent job of describing the many strengths of this B&B. Josephine and Wolfgang are excellent hosts, top 1 or 2 breakfasts we had in a 5-week UK stay, and great rooms (with strong wifi). The only reason I did not rate it 5 star is because of the walk distance to the town centre; partially uphill... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

It's one of the best B&Bs I have ever stayed in. Room was spacious and bright. Breakfast sumptuous, and cooked according to your taste. Location was excellent for us as we do like to walk, and always did, to the town and back. The only problem is that you have to book here well in advance otherwise no chance of... More

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Address: 33 Upper Oldfield Park, Bath BA2 3JX, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
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With its 5 stars and Gold Award, Athole House is the antidote to chintz and dusty four posters. Instead, it is a large Victorian home restored to give bright, inviting bedrooms with flat screen TV, free WIFI, phone, room safe and fridge, sleek furniture, sparkling en suite bathrooms with high-pressure showers, and an award-winning breakfast. 12 minutes' walk from centre in quiet location. Free parking in grounds. Free transfer from/to station. ... more   less 
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