Holiday Cottages & apartments in and near The City of
Tourist Attractions & Things
to do near Bath
attractions & things to do..
Bath Spa - Newly opened
in 2006, a fantastic natural hot spa complex featuring rooftop pool with
panoramic city views and a range of health treatments and massage. 10% discount
when booked with Widbrook Grange Hotel. www.thermaebathspa.com
Wildlife Safari Park and Elizabethan Mansion of the Marquis of Bath. A great
day out for the family, plenty to do. www.longleat.co.uk
- upcoming events in the County
Ancient Druid Stone Circle and site of pagan worship. 40 mins drive over
Salisbury plain. www.english-heritage.org.uk/stonehenge
Ancient village within Medieval stone circle. Local pub, tearooms etc. Silbury
Hill always worth a visit.
Westbury White Horse and Hill Fort
Carved in chalk downs-Stunning views & excellent for walking &
cycling. The wind ensures this is always a great place to fly a kite, and at
weekends the sky is often full of hang gliders and
Abbey House Gardens Malmesbury Beautiful gardens
under the shade of the famous Abbey. Guided walks, tea-roomwww.abbeyhousegardens.co.uk
Historic Saxon Town on the Kennet & Avon canal. Spend a day wandering the
narrow hillside streets and sample the delights of some wonderful old English
pubs ! Also some fine restaurants.
Salisbury A lovely city with a
magnificent medieval cathedral from the 13th century. One of the finest Cities
in South West England
Stourhead Beautiful 18th Century gardens
and Palladian House. Open-air classical concerts held in the grounds in summer.
13th century village and Abbey, protected by the National Trust. One of
Britains most beautiful villages, home of Fox-Talbot museum of photography.
Castle Coombe voted Britain's prettiest village.www.castlecommbe.com Also nearby
racetrack with various events, Karting and race driving school. Day courses
manor Peto Gardens
Beautiful Italian style gardens in idyllic riverside
Park Mini Alton Towers, suit all ages but with special rides for smaller
children. Animals, birds, adventure playground. Near Salisbury
Gorge and Caves, Stunning gorge with near vertical cliffs. Famous labyrinth
of underground caves and tunnels. Museums, shops, pubs and restaurants.
Woodland Park and Heritage Centre. Still operated as a working woodland. There
are nature trails, a lake with wildfowl and fishing, picnic, BBQ, play areas
and forest train ride.
Owl and Hawk Conservancy Meet Owls and
Eagles face to face. Great Falconry displays
balloon flightsRegional ballooning network, fly from Bath or Bristol
This is a great area for cycling- there is a super cycleway along the Kennet
and Avon Canal which forms part of the larger "Wiltshire Cycleway" Rent bikes
from www.thelockinn.co.uk/ for a
ride along the canal and have lunch in the cafe.
whole area is littered with paths, bridleways and tracks, or you can walk
beside the river or the canal.
We do our best to arrange lovely weather for your visit,
but when it just has to rain, it just has to rain...!
International Motor Museum Sparkford, Yeovil Somerset. Over 400 cars and
bikes for all you petrolheads! www.haynesmotormuseum.co.uk
Motor Museum Calne Smaller and close version of above.
Jungle Jack's Soft play centre, West Wilts trading estate,
6 miles away. Super setup with tables all round for parents. Restaurant and
snacks available. Ages 0-10 Tel:01373
Ten-pin-bowlingChristie Miller sports centre Melksham 3
Air Arm Museum Yeovilton www.fleetairarm.com Tel: 01935
Bath; Too much to list here, try
www.bath.co.uk (follow what to see and do
Paintball; Nearest is Swindon (about 40 mins drive) 0870
Swimming pools & sports
centresBradford Swimming Pool and children's pool
Bath, plenty of shops here, and great
food and drinks! Quickest by train, and escape the poarking
Clarks Shopping Village Retail therapy on a grand
scale! More than 40 different stores. Street, near Glastonbury. Climb the Torr
and then go shopping!www.clarksvillage.co.uk/
Glen retail outlet Swindon, just off the motorway.www.mcarthurglen.com/
Great shops in the city, plus Wilton Shoppiong Village on the outskirts. Do the
cultural bit then shop 'til you drop!www.wiltonshoppingvillage.co.uk
CausewayHuge area just off the M5 with shops, cinemas, fast food etc.
Better then the website suggests!"
large bowling arena
Bath Spa Rooftop Pool
Lions at Longleat!
Pulteney Bridge, Bath
Westbury White Horse
ride at Paultons Park
Vintage Ford at Attwell
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