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Get an overview of this hotel5-star luxury hotel, walk to Roman Baths



Located in the heart of Bath, this luxury hotel is steps from Thermae Bath Spa, Roman Baths, and Roman Baths. Bath Abbey and Bath Theatre Royal are also within 5 minutes.

Hotel Features

Along with a full-service spa, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and a 24-hour fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a sauna are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 99 rooms offer free WiFi, free minibar items, and flat-screen TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include iPod docks, 24-hour room service, and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Gainsborough Bath Spa features a sauna and a steam room. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This 5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 2164 square feet (201 square meters) include conference space. This luxury hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness center, a fitness center, and spa services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

The Gainsborough Bath Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 99 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 201 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2164 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Johann Lafer - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required. Open daily.

A second restaurant - This cocktail bar serves light fare only.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna, a steam room, a 24-hour fitness center, and a fitness center.

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility, or spa tub.

  • Golfing nearby 

Spa Services

The onsite spa has 11 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, Swedish massages, and massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs, a sauna, a spa tub, and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Steam room in spa 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Spa tub in spa 
  • Hot springs/mineral springs in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 16 
  • Number of treatment rooms 11 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: GBP 25.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 35.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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