Bath city breaks for a family holiday

Bath City Breaks

Bath city breaks are not often considered by families. But Bath is a must visit with its delightful history.  With natural hot springs, Bath is the site of ancient Roman Baths that can still be seen today. This is a beautiful city in the South West of England with close access to both the Cotswolds and Bristol.  

Bath City Breaks - Royal Crescent

The famous Royal Crescent at Bath Somerset England UK

What to do?

What to Do in Bath

Roman Bath – The whole reason people visit Bath is to see the ancient Roman Baths,pavements and temple going back 2000 years. Ticket prices are £44 for a family of 2 adults & 2 children.

Bath Family Holiday - Roman Baths

The historic Roman Baths at Bath

Wookey Hole – A day of fantasy & adventure that children love. Online tickets costs from £15.70 for adults and £11.90 for children over 3 years.

Cheddar Gorge – Britain’s biggest gorge for stunning views & caves that are fun to explore . Online ticket prices are from £16.95 for adults and £11.85 for children between 5-15 years.

Themae Bath Spa - Enjoy a spa break in the natural hot springs that are believed to heal.

Jane Austen Centre – visit an exhibition and learn about Bath’s most famous resident, Jane Austen. Family tickets cost £26

Getting there

Getting To Bath

100 miles west of London, Bath is well connected to other cities by road and public transport.

Get there by Car

Get there by Bus

Get there by Train

Get there by Air

Hotels and BB

Where to Stay in Bath

Bath and North East Somerset has a total population of around 176,000. As a small city, Bath therefore has a limited number of places to stay. So it's best to book early. 


Independent Hotels/B&Bs



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Ashton Park

B&B - from £69 a night for a family of four

YHA Bristol

Hostel costs from £65 for a family of 4 per night

Brooks Guest House

B&B from £100 a night for a family of four

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Holiday Inn Express

Hotel costs from £90 a night 

 The Royal Crescent

Hotel from £450 per night for a family of 4.

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Do visit Stonehenge when you are on a trip to Bath.

This mysterious prehistoric monument was constructed between 3000-2000 BC. A possible burial site and a monument to the dead, Stonehenge is enigmatic.

Bath City Breaks - Visit Stonehenge


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