Ok, so you’re never going to be short of attractions to visit and sights to enjoy during a stay in a B and B in Bath but it’s always nice to venture a little further and see what there is in the local area during a getaway too.
For people who enjoy therapeutic spa breaks in Bath, you might like to combine your stay with an activity holiday or maybe include some fitness in the mix with the forthcoming Castle Combe Cycling Festival this summer.
The Castle Combe Cycling Festival is taking place on August 26 and offers a great event for cyclists at one of top motor sport racing circuits. The cycling festival is all about promoting cycling and to show off the many forms and activities which cyclists can enjoy. Continue reading
The Classic & Sports Cars Action Day is a special one-off event taking place at the Castle Combe race circuit near the spa city of Bath on June 30. If you enjoy the thrills and excitement from watching motorsport or you would like to browse around some amazing classic cars, this could be just the event for you.
The theme for the Castle Combe Classic & Sports Cars Action Day event is the 50th anniversary of the Ford Cortina and the MGB sports car. Visitors and spectators can watch the track event and walk around the static car show, while enjoying some rare and fantastic classic cars and a whole host of displays and traders attending the event.
The race circuit at Castle Combe is less than 15 miles from the spa city of Bath, so make sure you secure one of the local luxury hotels in Bath, so you can be sure you are well within easy reach of the motoring event.
The event commences at 9.00AM on Saturday, ticket prices ranging from £10.00 for adults, and free-entry for under 16s. For more information on this great motoring event call 01249 782417 / 782929 or visit the Castle Combe Circuit website.
So enjoy this classic car event by booking into one of the luxury Georgian period Bath hotels and maybe extend your stay in Bath to enjoy all local attractions in this beautiful Somerset city.
If you enjoy countryside events, festivals and an interest in historical vehicles, then you may well be interested in attending the Castle Combe Steam Rally, being held at the Castle Combe Circuit on 19 and 20 May.
The Castle Combe Steam Rally offers a great day out for all the family, which will give children a chance to see these fantastic historical vehicles up close. On arriving at the event’s car park, you will start your Castle Combe Steam rally experience by being transported to the event area by way of a tractor and trailer ride.
On arriving at the event area, you and your family will be able to enjoy a range of activities and witness a variety of displays and exhibitions which include a wide selection of magnificent steam engines, agricultural machinery, military vehicles, vintage cars, motorcycles, commercial vehicles and miniature steam models.
Admission is £6.00 for adults and free entry for under 14’s. For more information on this great countryside event call: 01249 782417 or visit the Castle Combe website – www.castlecombecircuit.co.uk
If you are looking to enjoy a weekend stay in Bath and you are planning to include this unique event in your itinerary how about staying in a luxury Bath bed and breakfast, only 15 miles from the racing at Castle Combe venue? It is an ideal choice for any of those attending the event looking specifically for hotels in Bath.