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

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Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
24-hour business centre
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

Located in the heart of Bath, this luxury hotel is steps from Thermae Bath Spa, The Little Theatre Cinema, and Roman Baths. Pulteney Bridge and Jane Austen Centre are also within 10 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 bar/lounge, a sauna, and a 24-hour business center 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.

The Gainsborough Bath Spa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, The Gainsborough Bath Spa features a sauna and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Public areas are equipped with complimentary 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 spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and concierge services. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in June 2015.

The Gainsborough Bath Spa is a smoke-free property.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Conference space 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1736 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Steam room 
  • Sauna 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 201 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 2164 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 99 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Wedding services 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Minibar (stocked, free items) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Dan Moon - 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.

Gainsborough Bar - 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 and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

  • Golfing nearby 

Spa Services

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

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

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

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

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. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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
Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve valet parking. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: GBP 30.00 for adults and GBP 15.00 for children (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: GBP 38.00 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Gainsborough Bath
  • Gainsborough Bath Spa
  • Gainsborough Spa
  • Gainsborough Spa Bath
  • Gainsborough Spa Hotel
  • Gainsborough Spa Hotel Bath

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. 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.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Gainsborough Bath Spa is listed in the 2017 Condé Nast Traveler Top 100 List.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.

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