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Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, blackout curtains

Guest reviews

4.7 out of 5 Exceptional
633 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Pool
Free WiFi
Air conditioning
Spa
Gym
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Social distancing

Map

Explore the area

Popular LocationThermae Bath Spa1 min walk
Popular LocationRoman Baths2 min walk
Popular LocationBath Christmas Market3 min walk
AirportBristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.)47 min drive

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  • Bath Spa Room

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsBath Spa Room
  • Executive Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Single Beds

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Single Beds
  • Bath Spa Suite

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsBath Spa Suite
  • The Gainsborough Suite

    Room amenities

    • 570 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsThe Gainsborough Suite
  • King Suite

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsKing Suite
  • The Townhouse

    Room amenities

    • 1076 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsThe Townhouse
  • Junior Suite

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsJunior Suite
  • Executive Room, Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Room, Queen Bed
  • Two Bedroom Suite

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 463 sq ft
    • Sleeps 6
    More detailsTwo Bedroom Suite
  • Courtyard Room

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsCourtyard Room
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Bath

Located in Bath, The Gainsborough Bath Spa is in the city centre and near a train station. Jane Austen Centre and The Little Theatre Cinema are cultural highlights, while Pulteney Bridge is a notable landmark. SS Great Britain and Bath City Farm are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Thermae Bath Spa - 1 min walk
  • Roman Baths - 2 min walk
  • Bath Christmas Market - 3 min walk
  • Theatre Royal Bath - 3 min walk
  • Bath Abbey - 4 min walk

Getting around

  • Bath Spa Station - 6 min walk
  • AirportBristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) - 47 min drive

Restaurants

  • Gainsborough Bar — 1 min walk
  • Bill's - 3 min walk
  • King of Wessex - 3 min walk
  • The Courtyard - 3 min walk
  • Las Iguanas - 3 min walk

About this property

The Gainsborough Bath Spa

Luxury Bath hotel in Bath City Centre, walk to Thermae Bath Spa
This smoke-free hotel features a full-service spa, an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a 24-hour business centre and massage/treatment rooms. All 99 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
The Gainsborough Bath Spa offers 99 forms of accommodation with iPod docking stations and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an indoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre.

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

Spa Village has 11 treatment rooms. Services include Swedish massages and massages. The spa is equipped with hot springs/mineral springs.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Awards and affiliations

The Gainsborough Bath Spa is listed in the 2017 Condé Nast Traveller Top 100 List.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Follows regional sanitisation guidelines of We're Good To Go (UK)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Parking off site: GBP 14 per day (0.4 mi away)

Food and drink

  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Indoor pool
  • Laundry facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Reception hall

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 24-hour business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (2164 square feet)

Spa

  • 11 treatment rooms
  • Hot springs/mineral springs
  • Massage - swedish
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Spa open daily

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height worktop and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Renovated entire property – June 2015
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Flat-screen TV
  • iPod dock

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Slippers
  • Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Spa Village access is complimentary for guests from 7 AM to 9 AM, and from 8 PM to 10 PM. Guests must purchase a spa treatment to access Spa Village outside of these hours.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Off site parking fee: GBP 14 per day (0.4 mi away)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve valet parking.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility or spa tub
Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa

Property is also known as

Gainsborough Bath
Gainsborough Bath Spa
Gainsborough Spa
Gainsborough Spa Bath
Gainsborough Spa Hotel
Gainsborough Spa Hotel Bath
Gainsborough Bath Spa Hotel
The Gainsborough Bath Spa Bath
The Gainsborough Bath Spa Hotel
The Gainsborough Bath Spa Hotel Bath

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Gainsborough Bath Spa and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Gainsborough Bath Spa offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Gainsborough Bath Spa cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Gainsborough Bath Spa have a pool?
Yes, this property has an indoor pool.
Is The Gainsborough Bath Spa pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
What time is check-in at The Gainsborough Bath Spa?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Gainsborough Bath Spa?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM. Late checkout is available for a fee (subject to availability).
Where is The Gainsborough Bath Spa located?
Located in Bath City Centre, this luxury hotel is steps away from Thermae Bath Spa, The Little Theatre Cinema and Roman Baths. Jane Austen Centre and Pulteney Bridge are also within 10 minutes. Bath Spa Station is 6 minutes by foot and Oldfield Park Station is 20 minutes.
4.7
Exceptional
633 reviews
5 - Excellent
494
4 - Good
100
3 - Okay
30
2 - Poor
7
1 - Terrible
2

4.8/5

Cleanliness

4.8/5

Staff & service

4.7/5

Amenities

4.8/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
We really enjoyed our stay at The Gainsborough. We are already planning a weekend trip for December.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness
A very pleasant welcome. The Spa is a delight Though huge restrictions on use due to Covid 19.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Excellent hotel in a great location in the historic center. Staff was friendly and helpful. Enjoyed use of the spa in the evening.
Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020
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