A Very Georgian Christmas in Bath, Somerset
Here are just a few highlights of things happening during this special seasonal time during December. A visit to Bath would not be complete without a visit to the Jane Austen Centre, as Miss Austen is probably Bath’s most famous past resident.
Bath, Somerset, (PRUnderground) December 15th, 2011
If you’re looking to get away for a perfect relaxing city break during the Christmas period, look no further than the beautiful spa city of Bath. The city is not only known for its fantastic Georgian architecture and also as the number one destination for spa breaks and holidays.
Most of these historical places and Georgian landmarks can be easily visited or seen by visitors to Bath, so if you are planning to take advantage of one of the city’s many relaxing Bath spa breaks or incorporate a spa break into your holiday schedule, you will find plenty of things to do in the city.
Here are just a few highlights of things happening during this special seasonal time. A visit to Bath would not be complete without a visit to the Jane Austen Centre, as Miss Austen is probably Bath’s most famous past resident. The month of December is a special time in Bath, as the anniversary of Jane Austen’s birthday is December the 16th. Every year the city and fan’s of the celebrated novelist come out to mark this special occasion, with a special event at the Jane Austen Centre.
For those of you wanting to partake in a little more Christmas shopping, the Green Park Station Christmas Vintage & Antiques Market is just the ticket. Commencing on the 18th December, this is a unique event and offers visitors the chance to enjoy a relaxed shopping experience in an under cover and weatherproof venue.
This special Bath Christmas market feature’s a host of traders offering a wide selection of antiques and collectables. Among the items included are ceramics, silverware, high quality furniture, upholstery, “brantiques” (or upcycled furniture), clocks, vintage fashion, books, militaria, paintings, sculpture and other works from many local artists.
For a true festive party event, don’t miss the annual Christmas Party at the Roman Baths, where you can enjoy great seasonal entertainment and a guaranteed party atmosphere on the 21st December. The Roman Baths Christmas Party is a ticket only event, with a three course meal and live musical entertainment costing just £55.
So to enjoy these and a host of the other seasonal events, be sure to book your Bath Accommodation soon with Bailbrook Lodge and relax in a beautifully restored Georgian period house with a relaxing atmosphere, creating a memorable Christmas experience.
Bailbrook Lodge offers luxury bed and breakfast accommodation in a beautiful, period Georgian, Grade II listed country house Bath hotel, which is set within its own grounds and lovely well kept gardens. Bailbrook Lodge is located in the historic Roman Spa city of Bath, England’s only UNESCO World Heritage City.
This delightful luxury B&B is an ideal choice if you are looking to enjoy one of the many Bath Spa breaks which are on offer throughout the year.
Bailbrook Lodge is ideal Bath accommodation if you’re seeking a bed and breakfast which is located in a quiet, peaceful atmosphere whilst being perfectly located to reach Baths’ historical city centre, which is only 1½ miles or 5 minute drive away, putting you in easy reach of Bath’s most famous sights and attractions: The Roman Bath’s, Grand Pump Room, Royal Crescent, Bath Abbey, “The Circus”, Theatre Royal, and the Thermae Bath Spa.