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“A brilliant place to stay”
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A fully restored Grade II listed cottage with easy access to Bath and the surrounding countryside
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A fully restored Grade II listed cottage with easy access to Bath and the surrounding countryside
You can just see the parking area in front of the cottage Luxury bathroom with Egyptian cotton towels
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A fully restored Grade II listed cottage with easy access to Bath and the surrounding countryside
You can just see the parking area in front of the cottage
Luxury bathroom with Egyptian cotton towels
Lots of stone and wood and a super comfortable King size bed!
Cosy living area with lots of character
Small but perfectly formed. Plenty of room for a cosy weekend or a longer break
Another view of the kitchen/living area. Some of our guests have said it's much bigger than it appea
A great place to relax or have fun!
The Smeg oven is 'state of the art'! A pleasure to use.
Pamper yourself here
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Quirky spiral staircase
We've tried to think of lots of nice little touches which make a difference
One of our many enthusiastic testimonials from couples enjopying a romantic break
Another one of our many glowing testimonials from our satisfied clients
This is the former butcher's shop, which is at the front of the same building.
This was the building at the turn of the 20th century!
The Roman Baths. It's just as beautiful in the day.
One of the reason so many people come to Bath! The unique roof top Spa - pure indulgence.
Bathampton Mill is just a few minutes walk from the Saltings
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Cottage -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Batheaston, Bath, Somerset, England

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Clavering
Level 3 Contributor
15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“A brilliant place to stay”
Reviewed 31 July 2012 for a stay in July 2012

They say a camera never lies, it truly does not, what you see is what you get!! Its amazing, its lovely, its pretty and the bed is so comfortable I wanted to take it home!
We stayed for a fishing week, but due to not so good weather we also went out sight seeing. The local bus stops right outside the property both going into Bath and back again. It has lovely pubs around where you can eat and so much beautiful countryside you are spoiled for choice.
We were met by the owner who was very friendly and helpful, but then left you to enjoy the property, but was on hand if required for any help you may require. A welcome pack was left in the property including a welcome bottle of wine, some great strong Somerset cheese and local bread.
I would totally recommend this property to anyone who is looking for a great getaway in wonderful surroundings.

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Liked best: The whole property - I wanted to move in permenantly
Liked least: Having to leave
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
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Chester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Lovely Property”
Reviewed 30 July 2012 for a stay in June 2012

Welcome pack on arrival was great bonus. High quality fittings. Ideal for two. Owners very helpful and easy to contact. Small but lovely property. Spiral staircase lovely but no good for elderly or anyone with mobility problems. Used owners' recommendations for eating places very useful. We enjoyed The Raven in Bath. Only 10 minutes on the bus into Bath (bus stop outside cottage). Walk along canal (40 mins approx) into Bath. Street plan of Bath very useful. Parking outside cottage was a bonus. This property was good value for money and would be much more expensive if nearer to Bath.

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Liked best: Layout of the property
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
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Nick C
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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“High quality accommodation, great position for visiting Bath”
Reviewed 26 March 2012 for a stay in March 2012

The Saltings was spot on, very convenient for visiting Bath and the lovely surrounding countryside which is ideal for walking, very picaresque! The cottage is nicely fitted out with the underfloor heating making it very cosy the week we had there was wonderful.
Thanks Jane and John.

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Liked best: The cottage
Liked least: It was all good
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
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jjableton
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Fantastic stay”
Reviewed 13 February 2012 for a stay in February 2012
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As soon as we got to the Saltings we absolutely loved it. The heated floor made the stay lovely and cosy whilst it snowed. The cottage was absolutely perfect for the two of us. The kitchen was well equipped and it was lovely and open plan. We walked into town almost every day and caught the bus on the last day. The bus stop is right outside the cottage and the town is a 35 minute walk up the hill. The bed was big enough and cosy, it was everything we hoped for and so much more. The owners were very kind and left cheese, wine, milk, bread and eggs to start off :). It was absolutely fabulous and we want to go back!

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Liked best: The size and lay out
Liked least: Some times the floor got a little too hot
Travelling group: With Spouse/Partner
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Kate J
Bath, United Kingdom
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“The Saltings”
Reviewed 15 November 2011 for a stay in November 2011

I would whole-heartedly recommend The Saltings as a place to stay.
It is very conveniently located just outside Bath with shops and pubs on the doorstep.
The property itself is extremely well-equipped and very comfortable.
The underfloor heating is lovely! The bedroom and bathroom especially have some beautiful touches, and the whole ambience is cosy and restful.
After a day or two I was starting to feel like it was my own home and had to wrench myself away at the end of the week!

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Liked best: The wooden floors, furnishings and lighting
Liked least: No comment
Travelling group: Solo Traveller
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