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Cottage Rentals

Four freinds and I are plannin a Fr-Sun weekend in Bath for a girly weekend (not a hen night) and would like to rent a cottage for the first weekend of October.

Can you recommend any good sites? We have a budget of £450 for a two night stay (£90 each).

We'd like to be near-ish the city centre as we're plannnig a visit to Thernae Bath Spa


Many thanks

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1. Re: Cottage Rentals

Hi Caramel,

Not a cottage, but a lovely house a 10 minute walk from the city center:


Sorry I can't send you the link on the UK site - I can't seem to remove my personal information from it ...

I stayed here for a three night "girly weekend" almost two years ago. We loved it! It costs £460 for a weekend, so it's slightly above your budget.

I've rented from owners advertizing on HomeAway a number of times, and always been very pleased. So perhaps there are other places on this site that might suit you. However, I would only consider those that have recent, good reviews.

When I was looking for a place to stay for us, I was also in touch with Bath & Country Holidays: http://www.bathholidayhomes.co.uk/ Their service was very good.

Good luck!

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2. Re: Cottage Rentals

You won't really find cottages in Bath itself, it's a city, not a village.

There are plenty of apartments to rent, or you could try somewhere like 3 Abbey Green, which is 2 mins from the Spa.

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It kinda dawned on me last night that we're gonna find appts, not cottages, unless we go much further afield.

Thanks very much, we'll have a look at that area.

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4. Re: Cottage Rentals

Also try ownersdirect .co.uk and holidaylettings.co.uk for accommodation in Bath.

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5. Re: Cottage Rentals

Try Toghill House Farm which is a few miles to the north of Bath. They have several self catering apartments and cottages.

Some of my family members stayed there a few years ago and had a great time. Not sure if they still have the stables there and collection of pigs. The cockerels will definately wake you early in the morning !

It's on the other side of Bath Racecourse and you would need your own transport, but it's not too far away from the centre of Bath for a taxi to reach without you having to pay too much after a night out.


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6. Re: Cottage Rentals

you've probably made your decision now but just in case you are still looking, would recommend the website - www.bathselfcatering.com - selection of properties in and around Bath. All the properties are owner managed and are assessed and graded annually by Visit Britain, so you can be assured of excellent quality.

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You might try:




I've used two of these (vrbo/v.rentals) with great sucess.

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