One night in Bath

On the way back from our trip to Cornwall we stopped over for a night in Bath, a handy half way layover. We decided to stay at 66 Bloomfield Avenue, a delightful homestay just 10 minute walking distance from the centre of Bath.

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It was an incredibly cosy place with a super friendly host and I loved our little room with its modern en suite and even a bottle of brandy left for us to sample! Bath is a very expensive place to stay so the £75 we paid for the night was very good value. After a couple of hours of chilling in our room we strolled into town for a late dinner.

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We ate at ‘Sotto Sotto’, a place I have tried to eat at a few times before but always found it booked up. This time we made a reservation well in advance and it was well worth the wait. Our meal was absolutely delicious, the service was perfect and the vaulted cellar setting was very romantic.

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After dinner we took a walk around Bath Abbey, founded in the 7th century and a perfect example of gothic architecture. In the daytime the area around the Abbey is pretty busy but at night the area was empty, giving the Abbey an eerie presence.

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After a lovely night sleep followed by a filling breakfast at our homestay we set out into Bath for a little stroll around before heading back. We walked by Pulteney Bridge, The Circus, The Royal Crescent and The Georgian gardens, all prime examples of the gorgeous architecture that Bath offers.

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