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The Abbey Hotel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff were friendly and helpful at this city centre hotel and are a real asset to the business. Breakfast was generally fine and well presented and the bar area had a good feel and was fairly priced for an hotel. The hotel is very central to the Abbey, the Roman Baths and to good shopping. So downstairs was very...

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great hotel, if too hot, no complaints. However, my sister and I both left phone chargers in our rooms. Rang the hotel, they couldn't find them, When I questioned the honesty of staff I was informed they had a cupboard full of chargers that had been left, but,apparently,not ours. A shame, after a lovely weekend,but was left feeling very frustrated.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Good service all round lovely clean loos. Very busy but all staff are lovely and helpful. We sat for a long time and didn't feel rushed or in the way. Staff pleasant, chatty and made us welcome . Plent of selection of drinks and food.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel needs serious updating - my husband and I debated whether the last update was in the 70s or the 80s. They have updated the downstairs - a bar and a restaurant that serves decent food and drinks. Service was good too - very friendly and helpful, but as soon as you go upstairs, it's a different story. The...

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Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I booked a Thursday 1 night stay using an online offer. The hotel is in a fantastic location with a car park 1 minute away. The room was nice and very clean, bathroom could be updated. Staff very friendly and great breakfast. Would stay again.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The bathroom was very dated and the main room was extremely small, no wardrobe iron etc, but do provide hairdryer, however this is a very old building and for a central location was fine for sleeping and showering. Full English breakfast was very nice indeed however the plates and cutlery could have been cleaner.. The bar area is very quiet...

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Long Beach, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and really enjoyed it. The staff were warm and friendly, and our room was comfortable and perfect for us. The central location of the hotel is just great, you step outside the front door and are instantly in the center of everything to do in Bath. We parked the car around the corner in...

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Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at the Abbey Hotel as part of a wedding party in March 2017. The staff at the hotel couldn't have been more helpful, going out of their way to ensure we were looked after and that our table for breakfast the morning after was decorated with the balloons we had retrieved from the wedding venue. It's in a...

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Thank Frances N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Paid £290 for a double room- small and horrible decor- Lino flooring in bathroom! Needs a serious facelift! Would prefer to stay in a premier inn. No parking so have to pay for pay and display. Breakfast £15 pp!! We actually left and stayed elsewhere! Awful!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed as a group of girl friends- all celebrating a big birthday. The rooms were lovely. Very spacious. Very comfy beds. We had cocktails and gin in the bar before dinner there was not a huge selection but they had unusual cocktails and a couple of gins I'd not tried before so that proves you don't have to have...

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Andrew F, General Manager at The Abbey Hotel, responded to this review

Dear KathandBuddy, Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review. I am glad you enjoyed the bar so much and our carefully selected menu, i will pass you comments onto the team. I am sorry to hear that you did not like the private dining room that you were in, we will always try and make the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Abbey Hotel is a privately-owned hotel in one of the best locations in Bath. Situated in North Parade, close to Bath Abbey, Pulteney Bridge, The Pump Rooms and the main shopping centre, it's the perfect base for exploring this glorious city, recognised as a World Heritage Site. The Abbey Hotel is also the ideal place to stay for rugby at Bath, and we are only minutes away from Bath Cricket Club and the Thermae Spa. Guided tour buses exploring the rest of Bath, including the Royal Crescent, Circus and Assembly Rooms, leave from outside the Hotel every 10 minutes. With 60 comfortable rooms, a lounge where you can enjoy coffee and drinks, and The Allium Brasserie selling drinks and meals throughout the day, the Hotel is a great place to unwind, whether you're here for business or pleasure. Watch the world go by from our pavement terrace over a cappuccino, light lunch or an early evening drink.Just opened: our brand new restaurant, The Allium Brasserie, created by our new former Michelin-starred Executive Head Chef, Chris Staines. It's set to become the most popular place to eat in the city. ... more   less 

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Address: North Parade, Bath BA1 1LF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: $211 - $489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Abbey Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Best Western Bath
Bath Best Western
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#12 Luxury Hotel in Bath
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