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The Bath Priory Hotel

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Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The reception was friendly and welcoming - taken to a fabulous lounge for drinks and then the gracious dining room. All staff unfailingly attentive and helpful. The food was exquisite and so tasty in the most subtle way. We were delighted to be able to thank the chef personally when he paused at our table.

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Crediton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband and I had a wonderful 2 night spa break in January 2017. The staff, service and facilities were all excellent. Food was delicious (and breakfasts were sumptious). Upon arrival, Levi ? was there to take our bags and park our car with a smile. How welcoming we felt before we even stepped in the front door. The restaurant...

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Hereford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Thoroughly faultless stay, all staff were happy and incredibly helpful, nothing was too much trouble. The restaurant served high quality food, and the spa experience was perfect, the best place for a celebration or romantic break I'll definitely return.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

From our car door being opened for us as we pulled in, I knew this was going to be a special visit. The hotel was lovely and the staff very accommodating throughout our visit - we were also fortunate enough to receive a complimentary room upgrade upon arrival and stayed in the spacious Bluebell suite. The true highlight however was...

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Paola C, General Manager at The Bath Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Panderys, Thank you for such a glorious review of our Michelin star restaurant and hotel. I am glad that the food and the service made your experience a memorable one for all the right reasons. Our breakfast does include a continental offering and I am sorry you were not made aware when you were seated at the table. I...

Oldfield Park
Reviewed 1 week ago

Incredible place, so beautiful whilst being relaxed and welcoming. I stayed here with my new husband for our wedding night and they made us feel so very special - there is nothing they could have done more to pamper us. We will definitely be coming back for anniversaries to come!

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Paola C, General Manager at The Bath Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Dear andyrW197NB, Thank you for such a lovely review! I was delighted that you have enjoyed The Bath Priory for your wedding night and we are looking forward to welcoming you back for your anniversaries! Best wishes Paola

Wimborne Minster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My partner and I went to the Bath Priory for their New Year package. This included a free spa treatment (so relaxing), a New Year's Eve champagne gala dinner with live music, DJ and fireworks (very entertaining), a guided walk around the city (very interesting) and a wine tasting class (very informative). Two dinners in the Michelin starred restaurant were...

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Paola C, General Manager at The Bath Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bmth-Steve, Thank you for such a wonderful review of The Bath Priory. We are glad that you have enjoyed the New Year Celebrations, from the activity program to the delicious food served in our Michelin star restaurant. The fireworks at midnight were my highlight and what a start to 2017.We are looking forward to welcoming you back. Best Wishes...

Aldeburgh,Suffolk,United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was just as I remembered.Smart sitting rooms.The bedroom was standard overlooking the entrance.Our room was quite nice if a little dated.But spotlessly clean.The bathroom was also immaculate. Very nice bathroom products.We had a problem with the room above as the ceiling kept creaking.Maybe it was a staff room.Also we arrived back at 3.30 to find that the room had...

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Paola C, General Manager at The Bath Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Morrismen, Thank you for sharing your lovely review following your recent break with us. The hotel maintains its ageless charm and all rooms are individually decorated to suit all tastes. I am sorry for the delay with the service of your room and I am pleased that the team quickly responded to your request. We are very proud of...

Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here on A Taste of Bath break and it was faultless. Spacious room with beautiful en-suite with shower and bath. L'occitane products, bathrobes and slippers, bottled water, plenty of teas/coffees etc + lovely biscuits. They even left a card and gift for my hubbie as it was his 60th birthday. Cream tea was delicious and beautifully laid out....

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Paola C, General Manager at The Bath Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Cathy R, Thank you for your lovely review of The Bath Priory. We are pleased you enjoyed our spacious rooms and delightful food, especially when visiting for such an important occasion. We are looking forward to welcoming you back soon! Best Wishes Paola

Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been dining here on special occasions for 10 years and always enjoyed it until our visit just before christmas. Unmemorable food and slow service contributed. The final straw was being ejected from the front lounge after dinner...it was aparently reserved for a large party. All in all terrible value at £268. We are not planning a return visit

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Paola C, General Manager at The Bath Priory Hotel, responded to this review

Dear andrew t, Thank you for the feedback following your visit before Christmas. Naturally I am disappointed to receive your comments; however, I would like to thank you for letting us know of your experience. We would normally reserve areas for larger parties in advance to avoid any inconvenience and I am sorry this was not the case during your...

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to stay for a 3 night break, just the right size of Hotel, friendly and attentive staff. Rooms facing the gardens are a must, quiet with a good view. Gardens are beautiful and looked great in the winter, large terrace facing the south /west so would be perfect in the spring and summer months. Food very nice...

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Dear B P, Thank you for writing such a lovely review on our hotel and in particular the team was thrilled by your kind words about the service and the food. We are very proud of our Gardens and I am pleased they added enjoyment to your stay. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Bath Priory very...

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled within four acres of mature award-wining gardens and spacious terraces, The 5 Red Star Bath Priory Hotel and Spa sets itself apart as a peaceful haven in a bustling city. The Georgian house of honey-coloured Bath stone enjoys a tranquil location just a short walk to the city centre and is proud to hold the city's only Michelin Star for culinary excellence. Welcoming guests as if to a private home, The Bath Priory is where much of proprietors Andrew and Christina Brownsword's private art collection adorns the walls. To help you truly unwind, our Garden Spa offers massages and a selection of luxurious treatments by British spa and skincare brand Elemis. There are 27 luxurious en-suite bedrooms and 6 suites set around 4 acres of stunning award-winning grounds and gardens. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bath Priory Hotel

Address: Weston Road, Bath BA1 2XT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: $183 - $419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Bath Priory Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 33
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#2 Family Hotel in Bath
#3 Spa Hotel in Bath
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Bath
#11 Business Hotel in Bath
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“Reserve a room overlooking the beautiful gardens.”
 of 5 bubbles robertwL1023ZZ, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Spend a bit more and get a room at the back, worth it!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 973javiere, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“We asked for a room overlooking the garden, so it was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 562PeterC562, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Maybe a garden facing room.”
 of 5 bubbles julesl314, Dec 6, 2016 | Read review
“Back rooms look over the gardens, front rooms are set well back from the road and quiet. There was no lift in our part of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles hasthomas49, Nov 21, 2016 | Read review
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