: Bristol International Airport
: Bath Spa
: M4 J18
Car: not necessary
The small historic city of Bath nestles, like a gem, in a network of valleys on the River Avon, where you're never more than a mile or two from lush countryside. The west country region has the most gorgeous and evocative English Countryside, there are many beautiful villages, towns and stately homes to explore, not to mention ancient history of Stonehenge and Avebury dating back.
The Roman Baths and New Thermae Spa give World Heritage Bath more than just a visual feast of world class architecture such as Bath Abbey, The Royal Crescent and Pump Rooms. A diverse city, Bath boasts great shopping, pubs, clubs and restaurants, you could easily lose several days exploring its many facets from Bohemia to high society.
Batheaston village is just 2 miles from Bath running alongside the river Avon. There are lovely walks along the Kennet and Avon canal, which will take you directly into Bath or you could take the river taxi into town from The Bathampton Mill gastro pub just up the road.
Other Activities: Chilling out in Bath Therma Spa
Golf: There are several excellent golf courses within 15 - 20 minutes drive.