Based on 2071 reviews TripAdvisor traveller rating 4.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the pool at The Gainsborough Bath Spa. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Thermae Bath Spa. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas, plus a full-service spa and a restaurant. Built in 1736, this 5-star hotel has 99 rooms. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a free stocked minibar.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with free minibar items, iPod docking stations and 24-hour room service
  • Free WiFi
  • Enjoy a bite to eat at Dan Moon, a fine-dining restaurant that serves fusion cuisine
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Valet parking available for a fee
  • Indulge with aromatherapy, body scrubs or body treatments at Spa Village
  • Services include babysitting, dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services
  • On-site recreation includes a 24-hour fitness centre, a steam room and a sauna
  • Guests like the room service and bar
  • Steps from Thermae Bath Spa and The Little Theatre Cinema

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£178* Per night/room 10 Sep - 11 Sep

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room, 1 Queen Bed (Courtyard)

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

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About the The Gainsborough Bath Spa

Location Beau Street, Bath, England BA1 1QY

Property Features

The Gainsborough Bath Spa offers its guests a full-service spa, a sauna, and a 24-hour fitness centre. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi. There's an onsite 24-hour business centre. Event space at this hotel measures 2164 square feet (201 square metres) and includes conference rooms. Spa services, tour or ticket assistance, and concierge services are also featured at the luxury The Gainsborough Bath Spa. For a fee, parking is available. A complete renovation of The Gainsborough Bath Spa was completed in June 2015. This 5-star Bath hotel is smoke free.

  • 99 guestrooms or units
  • 2 buildings
  • 2164 sq ft of conference space
  • 201 sq. m of conference space
  • Built in 1736
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business centre (24 hours)
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge) , Offsite parking reservations required

Transport

  • Airport: Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.) (29.2 km / 18.1 mi)
  • Train station: Bath Spa Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Gainsborough Bath Spa offers 99 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with iPod docking stations and free minibar items. Beds feature premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a safe and complimentary bottles of water. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Stocked minibar (free)
  • iPod dock
  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Digital channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Cribs (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a cooked-to-order breakfast daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Dan Moon – This fine-dining restaurant specialises in fusion cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Gainsborough Bar – This cocktail bar only serves light fare.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a sauna and a 24-hour fitness centre.

Guests aged 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, facials and body wraps. 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 by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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. 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. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the 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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Certain facilities might have restricted access. For details, you can contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The Gainsborough Bath Spa is listed in the 2017 Condé Nast Traveller Top 100 List.
  • The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.
*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.