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Highways House

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#65 of 193 B&Bs / Inns in Bath
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

This b n b was booked through a hen company, but was so impressed I had to add a review. Lovely staff, great advice of the local area. Very clean and well presented guesthouse. Very chill out we were allowed to use lounge any time we wanted. Great location not far from the centre. But we did use taxis a...

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Rosebud, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

Very good stay. The breakfast food was amazing and service was quick. The beds are very comfy and the rooms are roomy :D The owners are exceptionally friendly and always willing to help. Nothing is difficult to operate, eg: The Television and the shower. 10/10 would stay again.

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Thank ylanz123
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Just returned home from a great weekend in Bath. Highways House is a cracking little hotel with a warm welcome and great service. Yes there are better hotels I'm sure but for the money it ticked all our boxes. A short 10 minute walk and your in central Bath and ready to enjoy your day. You can find fault with...

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Thank Graham D
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 10 June 2016

Spent 3 nights at the Highway House. What a gorgeous old place it is up on the hill. The staff are wonderful, the breakfast is wonderful and is nice and quiet. It's a 10 minute walk into town which is easy going down, coming back is a little hilly but easily managed. Highly recommend.

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Thank Cristi862
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Nice place slightly out of the city centre up a hill from bath spa station. We were greeted by the owner very warmly and shown to our room. Nice cute room. Clean and quiet. Breakfast also very nice. Only small things wrong - wifi very weak in the room, some bulbs out in the bathroom, shower head a bit loose...

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Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Highways House for one night with three people in a garden room - place was tidy with good breakfast - location is within easy walking distance to the city center and hosts are friendly - for a short visit to Bath definitely recommended

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Thank Alexander V
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Spent a night here had a lovely superior double room. The house is beautiful lots of character . The staff are so friendly make you feel welcome and at home and the breakfast was great. The walk to town is only 10 mins and it's a walk back up a bit of a hill but it walks the breakfast off...

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Thank Jacqueline B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 April 2016

We turned up late, beyond the latest check-in time, but we rang ahead, and our hosts waited up for us. The B&B is a lovely old Victorian mansion that has been converted. The room was very cosy, and quiet. The walk into Bath town is about 15-20 minutes, but a very pleasant walk. It is also close to shops, restaurants...

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Thank Darren S
Banbury, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Spent 2 nights. Staff very pleasant and informative. Very good breakfast that kept us going until our evening meal, well with a coffee and cake in between. Good value for money. Easy walk down hill to the centre but a bit of a jaunt back up.

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Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff and good breakfast. Location is a matter of taste - it's not a long walk, but equally you wouldn't quickly pop back for a rest due to the hill. Room was fine, but definitely not a 4 star - previous guests rubbish still in a draw, mediocre bathroom/shower and tiny TV limits the appeal. However, a comfortable...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Highways House, built in 1874, is a 5 room (all en suite) guest house. We are ten minutes walk into the city centre (Roman Baths, Bath Abbey, etc) and the return journey is a little uphill towards the end. We are on a main bus & cab route, and well away from the city centre's noisy pubs and clubs that are so busy at weekends. We pride ourselves on our cleanliness and friendliness. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Highways House

Address: 143 Wells Road, Bath BA2 3AL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: ₹ 7,402 - ₹ 13,122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Highways House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“On a busy main road, but we were at the side of the House (Room 2)) and did not notice much.”
 of 5 bubbles RobAshbydelaZouch, 21 Oct 2016 | Read review
“for us a view is not so important as we don't spend time in them!! but the rooms are set back and are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles briant438, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms at rear away from traffic noise”
 of 5 bubbles PWILBY, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Our downstairs room was definitely the best”
 of 5 bubbles louisecS6560CZ, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Avoid this hotel. Pay a little and stay somewhere nice.”
 of 5 bubbles 419emmar, 14 Jan 2015 | Read review
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