What’s on at The Egg

Taking little ones to the theatre can be a daunting, but The Egg is Bath’s very own theatre especially for children – and its programme is packed for the coming months. Choose from a selection of performances aimed at children and their families throughout the year, and you’ll find some of the cleverest productions you’ve seen in a long time. Continue reading

Enjoy a spa break with Bailbrook Lodge

Spa breaks in Bath have always been a popular way to enjoy the historic city, and Bailbrook Lodge is making it even easier with a special spa package.

After all the excitement and preparations for Christmas January is the time to pamper yourself a little with some well-deserved TLC. Take some time out with your special someone and get 2013 off to a relaxing start with a great value spa package. Continue reading

Don’t miss Kilver Court

Just 40 minutes from Bath you’ll find a unique shopping resort in scenic surroundings, Kilver Court. Set in the rural landscape of Somerset, Kilver Court is a lovely place to enjoy some shopping for those who prefer to veer away from the crowds and the hustle and bustle. Open daily, Kilver Court is home to exclusive designer lifestyle outlets and designer fashion at the Designer Emporium. Continue reading

Enjoy a theatre trip in Bath

The Theatre Royal is one of Bath’s finest attractions, and it comes into its own during the festive period. This year the newly-refurbished planks will be hosting Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs from 13 December until 13 January, so don’t miss the chance to go along and join the fun while stay at your chosen bed and breakfast in Bath. Continue reading

Wander Bath’s darker side with Ghost Walks of Bath

With its grand buildings and illuminated shopping streets, Bath may seem a quaint resort with a fascinating history, but take a stroll with Ghost Walks of Bath and you might find it has a sinister history.

Not only does the guided tour take in some of the city’s most beautiful landmarks and famous spots, but it also takes in those areas notorious for slightly darker reasons. Learn the legends, tales and history that make up the darker side of Bath on any Thursday, Friday or Saturday evening, and expect to be just a little bit frightened! Continue reading

Tour a Local Brewery on your Bath Getaway

Tour a Local Brewery on your Bath GetawayThere are so many ways for you to enjoy the local produce that you can find in and around Bath. Whether you want to taste delicious Somerset fruit, vegetables or cheeses, or are more interested in sampling the county’s famous cider, you will have plenty of opportunities to do just that whilst staying at a b and b in Bath.

One of the things you can get involved with during October is the tours around the Bath Ales brewery, a small independent brewery that uses traditional techniques to make its award-winning ales. On October 11th and October 18th, you can enjoy a tour around the brewery, find out about the history of brewing inBath and sample some of the delicious ales produced at the brewery. Continue reading

Bath preparing for Paralympic Lantern Arrival

Bath preparing for Paralympic Lantern ArrivalExcitement is still buzzing in Bath for London 2012, and anyone staying in a b and b in Bath on 25th August will be able to see some fantastic entertainment along with some of Bath’s most inspirational people.

The Paralympic lantern will be heading through Bath on the 25th, leading a special Rio Carnival procession to the Recreation Ground for 3.30pm. The carnival procession will draw upon all the colour and magnificence of a Brazilian carnival, and several workshops held earlier in the month will be producing the stunning handmade costumes. Continue reading

Bath is World’s Best Health Tourism Destination

Bath is World’s Best Health Tourism DestinationThose currently enjoying spa breaks in Bath will be very happy to hear that they are receiving some of the best treatment available; Bath has received a top award as the best health tourism destination in the world.

Bath Tourism Plus picked up the award at the yearly 50+ Awards Gala Reception earlier this month, beating the likes of Spain and Cyprus to the number one spot. The 50+ Awards Gala celebrate and award the best that life has to offer for people who are over 50, and the winners are chosen after an internet nomination followed by public votes.  Continue reading