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Abbey Rectory Bed & Breakfast

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#23 of 194 B&Bs / Inns in Bath
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Mountain View, California
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Abbey Rectory is a magnificent home. We stayed for three nights in August. Our bedroom was beautiful, with high-end linens and ensuite shower room, was sparkling and spacious. The guest sitting room is well furnished and comfortable. Gary and Ruth were perfect hosts, providing a sumptious breakfast each morning. Getting to Bath center is a 20 minute, very pleasant walk.... More 

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54 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have lost count now of how many times we have stayed here. We absolutely love this place. Gary and Ruth are the perfect hosts. This time we bought two other family members with us and they fell in love with the B&B. All the rooms are beautifully furnished with the best linen, toiletries and little extra touches such as... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Me and my misses booked the Crescent room for one night. We where welcomed by the owners who are lovely and kind. They made us a nice coup of thea while we dropped the suitcase and stuff at the room. The room is amazing, spacious, very clean and the bed is fantastic. The bathroom is very clean, perfect bath and... More 

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Beaune, France
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

You can't go wrong here. Ruth and Gary have created a lovely environment in a convenient location (see pics on their site which are true to reality). Welcoming you comes very naturally to them and nothing is too much trouble. Breakfast (full English if you can handle it) is a treat with many things being home-made from marmalade to muffins.And... More 

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Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This was our first B&B and absolutely one of the best we stayed at during our entire UK visit. Everything was just great. The rooms were gorgeous, clean, very spacious with modern decor in the bathroom. There are only a few rooms at the B&B and they are all upstairs, so it is very intimate setting inside and out. It... More 

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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Such a fantastic place to stay in Bath, within easy walking distance of the city centre. The hosts were very welcoming and there's a lovely relaxed atmosphere about the B&B. The breakfast is exceptional and there are plenty of homemade options to choose from. I'd recommend visiting the Bath Spa and there is also an excellent Steak restaurant nearby called... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful B&B in an excellent location, just a short walk from the city centre. We were celebrating our birthdays and unexpectedly came back to the room the find a card & cake from our hosts Gary & Ruth, who were exceptionally thoughtful and welcoming. They have the the most amazing homemade breakfast choices from Eggs Royale to homemade Granola. We... More 

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New Mexico
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Located on a hill just up from the center of Bath, the Abbey Rectory is a handsome beautifully furnished house where on arrival we had a warm welcome and a nice cup of tea in the large living room. Our spacious room, the Camden classic double, overlooked the front garden, nicely decorated with a very comfortable bed and an excellent... More 

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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Booked in the blind this bed and breakfast. The hotels are expensive downtown and this place was on walking distance from the Roman bath. The room and bathroom are luxury, breakfast good and the place is quiet. The staff is very helpful with maps and recommendations for visiting the city. We had only one day...You can easily stay here a... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had booked into the Abbey Rectory after a friend had recommended it.We were expecting something good as we had read reviews and heard how wonderful it was but it's fair to say that our expectations were completely exceeded. The hosts were attentive, prompt and very inviting without being intrusive and genuinely made us feel very at home and very... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Abbey Rectory is a family run B&B in a quiet location on the edge of the centre of the city of Bath. Our aim is to provide our guests with a warm, comfortable and welcoming atmosphere, where you can relax. The accommodation is a mix of traditional & contemporary design with individually finished & decorated rooms and fully furnished en-suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Abbey Rectory Bed & Breakfast

Address: Trossachs Drive, Bath BA2 6RP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: $134 - $201 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“Only 3 guest suites - so very quiet”
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