Top 9 Vacation Rentals In Bath, England - Updated 2024

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The city of Bath in southwest England is famed for its historic monuments, particularly Roman ruins and Georgian buildings. This picturesque small city has many not-to-be-missed, majestic landmarks such as The Roman Baths, Bath Abbey, The Royal Crescent, Pulteney Bridge and The Circus. Bath is also well-known for its gorgeous parks, with the most famous ones being Royal Victoria Park and Prior Park Landscape Garden. For Jane Austen fans, a visit to Jane Austen Centre is a must. And for visitors looking to indulge in some relaxation, the hot springs of Thermae Bath Spa are a welcome option. Bath truly offers an amazing range of experiences for every traveller. If you are planning a visit to this historic city, read on for our list of the top vacation rentals in Bath, UK.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on May 23, 2024.

Quick rundown for 2024
Planning a trip and looking for what’s up and coming in Bath? Below are the hottest picks and happenings for all sorts of travellers to get your holiday plans rolling:

  • Events/Festivals: Gourmands and epicureans, rejoice! The Flourish Food Festival will be held on the 22nd and 23rd of June, 2024. Enjoy the outdoors as the event venue will be the fields of Flourish Farm Shop in Saltford, just 15 or so minutes away by vehicle.
  • Attractions: Visitors planning to see the sights of Beckford's Tower and Museum can look forward to its reopening this summer of 2024. Built back in 1827, the historic structure's refurbishment has been funded by devoted donors such as the National Lottery Heritage Fund, Historic England, and many others.
  • Arts and Culture: New things are in store for the Victoria Art Gallery this 2024. A new area called The Studio will be opened to serve as a learning space for locals as well as visiting schools. The wonderful Toulouse-Lautrec and the Masters of Montmartre exhibit also makes a comeback, beginning from April 26 with the last day on September 29, 2024.
  • Accommodations: Guests planning to hold a fancy dinner or enjoy a spa day at Lucknam Park Hotel and Spa will find a newly refreshed restaurant, as well as enhanced and upgrades spa facilities waiting for them when they visit this 2024.

1. First-floor apartment close to city centre (from USD 278)

Offering easy access to Bath’s main sights, this apartment on the first floor of a townhouse is located just outside the city centre.

Elegantly furnished, it offers a living room that comes with a dining space and a separate kitchen. There are two bedrooms, which can sleep up to four persons or five with the use of a sofa bed in the living area. A lovely feature of the house is the large oriel window in the master bedroom that provides charming city views.

Stayed at this property?
Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
perfect apartment in the centre of bath that would suit a family
Cleanliness:
clean spacious and well equipped
a beautifully appointed spotlessly clean apartment
clean well equipped and homely
the apartment is clean and decorated well and we felt like we had stepped back in time
exceptional communication from the manager very clean and accommodating
Host:
the app that was sent was was extremely helpful and informative
Location:
lovely little place located in the perfect central location
ideal access for walks in the park or meandering through the beautiful city of bath
we were drawn to this apartment for its quite location and the beautiful bay window in the living room
the location allows for easy walkable access to the attractions and restaurants bath has to offer
everything exactly as described in listing and amazing location
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2. Kensington Chapel Apartment (from USD 214)

With its smartly furnished, modern interior, you may be surprised to know that this apartment is a newly converted, age-old Georgian Chapel The apartment’s interior encompasses two bedrooms, a living room and a fully equipped kitchen with dining space. It can easily host up to six guests. A secure car park too is available. In terms of location, it is around 1 mile (1.6 km) from Central Bath.

Stayed at this property?
50 reviews  
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
absolutely beautiful apartment t he photos don’t reflect the size and space
the apartment itself did not disappoint and was in fact even better than the photos
jane met us on arrival and was really helpful with all things apartment and bath related
we had a fantastic stay and were really pleased with the apartment
Cleanliness:
the place was very clean stylish spacious and well equipped
absolutely lovely property really well equipped clean and tidy
everything about it was great the apartment was clean modern cosy and bright
the property was amazing beautiful and clean
it had everything we needed everything worked it was really clean and is in a great location
Host:
owner friendly and helpful
the owner very accommodating and helpful
sara was once again the perfect host
sara the host was great waiting for us when we arrived to hand over keys
Location:
location is great too
perfect location an easy 15 minute walk into the city centre
location was good with a short walk into city centre
it's a short walk into the town perfect
10 minute walk to bath centre and a great place for my daughter to check out university
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3. Stylish apartment in historic building (from USD 226)

This spacious apartment on the third floor of a Grade 1-listed Georgian building on a main pedestrianised street of Bath. One of the three apartments in the townhouse, it provides sufficient space for up to five persons.

Vibrantly furnished with colourful, chic decor, the apartment comes with two bedrooms, a living room that features a fireplace and a separate kitchen that’s well-stocked with all essential facilities. The location of the rental is ideal, as major sights such as Bath Abbey are minutes away.

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
Apartment 5 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The view from all of the rooms was spectacular
the separate kitchen is well equipped
There is plenty of space and storage and
It is quiet and roomy and has a lovely view of the canal
Our last couple of days the weather started to warm up and we were glad to have fans provided for each bedroom
Cleanliness:
Very clean and spacious and the street
It is beautifully appointed and very clean
The basics were covered very clean and had everything we needed
but it really was smartly decorated and charming
The flat was everything we had hoped for especially quiet and close to everything
Host:
Rachel is a communicative and helpful host
She was readily available by phone and patiently explained to me how to use the European appliances
Walking around Bath is so easy Rachel went above and beyond helping me in advance with all of my questions
Very clean and Rachel was a very responsive host
My husband and I along with another couple enjoyed our stay
Location:
but also close to grocery stores and restaurants
It's location is perfect for getting around Bath; located a short walk from the train and major sites
and it was an easy walk to and from the station
It was very convenient to lots of attractions and restaurants Highly recommended
We enjoyed not having to drive anywhere and made the most of Bath's choice of restaurants A lovely breakfast at Cafe Retro across on York Street cider at The Bath Stable tapas at Pintxo and a f...
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4. Flat in Grosvenor Apartments (from USD 125)

Great for couples or a small family, this is a tastefully decorated flat located around 1 mile (1.6 km) away from Central Bath. An apartment in a townhouse in a Georgian terrace, it also provides a living room that has been set up with a couch, a fireplace and a dining table. A small kitchen fitted with all essentials is available in a separate space. The rental includes access to a parking spot outside the house.

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Bath, England, United Kingdom
Apartment 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the views from the apartment were beautiful
a few essentials were left in the kitchen which were really appreciated (coffee included )
had a lovely stay in this cosy georgian apartment
Cleanliness:
super clean with everything you need
lovely apartment clean and well appointed
well kept clean and tidy and well presented hope to be back later on in the future
the apartment is very well equipped and clean
Host:
sue was a warm and friendly host who set the tone for our stay
friendly host and amazing appartment with a welome pack outlining everything in the area
sue was helpful and friendly
Location:
we loved the location so close to the canal
absolutely perfect location 20min walk into bath city centre
pleasant walk into town
we where within about 20 mins walk into the city centre which was ideal
great walk into bath along the canal tow path
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5. Riverside Apartment (from USD 100)

This apartment is on the ground floor of a historic house located within the Regency area in Bath. The apartment has been restored completely but retains a few period features like a stone fireplace, flagstone flooring and exposed beams while offering modern conveniences.

The apartment offers a large open-plan living area that comprises a sitting area with a fireplace and a couch, a small but well-set-up kitchenette and a dining space. The bedroom is separate and offers a double bed, and an additional bed can be arranged on request. A small side garden is available during summer for the guests’ use. King’s Circus and other such major sights are easily accessible from the apartment. The house offers charming views of the River Avon, which is a short distance away.

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48 reviews   Wifi Available
Apartment 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 2
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
(2 fold up garden chairs & table thoughtfully provided ) a very nice stay thank you
had a great stay in this comfortable apartment which had everything we needed
lovely atmosphere comfortable flat with everything for a relaxing stay
Cleanliness:
it is a lovely warm and spotlessly clean space which i would recommend
it was in immaculate condition and super clean
the property is clean well maintained and sits in a riverside location
Host:
good base for a couple and friendly reception
we did not need the hosts for much but they were very responsive when we did
hosts are charming and well-organised
we had nice and quick contact with the owners and a very warm welcome
the owners are close at hand in case of any queries
Location:
the location is great
the location is perfect on the river but so close to stores tourist attractions
great comfy apartment in a great location
an absolutely beautiful apartment in a perfect location
it is easy from here to walk everywhere
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6. Well-furnished apartment with excellent amenties (from USD 134)

This terraced apartment on the second floor (no elevator) of a townhouse offers a quiet, welcoming space for up to four guests. The main bedroom offers a double bed while the adjoining dressing room comes with two additional single beds. Additionally, the house offers a spacious living room that comes with a gas fireplace and a small dining table.

A kitchen that has been fitted out with all essential facilities is available separately. A walled garden outside the house that comes with patio furniture and barbecue equipment is available for the guests’ use. The Bath city centre is just a short walk away.

Stayed at this property?
Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is beautiful spacious warm (heated floors) and homely
such a warm comfortable place - and immaculate
everything we needed for a very comfortable two nights sway
had a lovely stay in a gorgeous apartment
Cleanliness:
very clean and fully stocked with all you need ( towels shower gel kitchen stuff)
Host:
owner sue was very helpful
owner helpful and friendly
i highly recommend this flat and the owner
to top this great place off is your host sue
thanks to our lovely host for a cosy and convenient stay in bath
Location:
for location it was perfect
wonderful location and everything we could possibly need
lovely garden flat in walking distance of central bath
a good sized ground floor apartment that is a 15 minute walk into the centre of bath
would like to stay in summer to do the canal walk and enjoy the little garden
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7. Queen's View (from USD 157)

Bright and airy, this elegant apartment in central Bath offers a plush setting for your vacation. Located on the second floor (no elevator), this apartment comes with one bedroom that can sleep up to two persons. The open-plan main area has been conveniently designed and incorporates a living area and a well-equipped kitchen. A breakfast counter is also provided, where you can enjoy your meals. Parking is available in a car park a short distance away.

Stayed at this property?
17 reviews  
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2
Minimum Nights: 0
Refund Policy :

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wonderful roomy flat with all new kitchen and bath
the bedroom was a decent size with a comfortable bed
very comfortable and easy and a good standard
Cleanliness:
the apartment was extremely clean and came with a well appointed kitchen
it was spotlessly clean spacious beautifully decorated and very well equipped
the flat was bright clean quiet and well appointed
everything was clean in very good shape and nothing felt worn out or broken
bright comfortable and clean with all the conveniences one could need
Host:
lovely reception by our hosts who even carried up some of our luggage from street level
delicious meat pies and local ales with very friendly bartenders
Location:
excellent location in bath - near all museums etc
in a great central location for visiting bath
the apartment is easy walking distance to many of bath's attractions
the apartment was in a fabulous location
the flat on queens square was perfect for walking around the city of bath
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8. Old Orchard (from USD 284)

This beautifully appointed apartment, right in the middle of town, combines an amazing location with superb amenities. Compact and well-laid out, the apartment comes with a living-cum-dining room fitted with a fireplace, a top-class kitchen with the latest appliances and two bedrooms. The apartment easily sleeps up to four guests. With its prime location, most of Bath’s major attractions are within walking distance.

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Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, United Kingdom
Apartment 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi speed was excellent
comfortable flat for our family’s week in bath
we had a fabulous time in this charming and comfortable flat in bath
Cleanliness:
very clean well equipped
the flat was clean and very comfortable
it was beautifully decorated clean and comfortable
the apartment was beautifully decorated spotlessly clean and very comfortable and luxurious
our place was well decorated clean and had all the necessities that you anyone might need
Host:
we were very impressed by alex and her staff
alexa is extremely helpful and attended promptly to our needs
we also found alex's list of recommended list of restaurants very helpful and detailed
Location:
great location to walk round the city centre
great apartment in a great location
great base for exploring central bath
beautiful apartment within walking distance of major historic attractions close to grocery and restaurants
a well equipped apartment set in a perfect location in bath
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9. One-bedroom apartment on Alfred Street (from USD 195)

Located in the heart of Bath’s historic centre, this one-bedroom apartment features a simple, traditional ambience. It offers a large living room with large windows and a fireplace. This space has also been set up with a small kitchen that offers all basic facilities such as an oven, a microwave and a sink.

For dining, a foldable table is available. The bedroom comes with a double bed and can sleep up to two guests. Most of Bath’s main attractions are a short walk away.

Stayed at this property?
Bath, x, United Kingdom
Apartment 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
well equipped kitchen and washer/dryer was a treat after a week of travelling
i slept fine but my husband found the couch more comfortable (honest i didn't kick him out )
Cleanliness:
very clean comfortable and well appointed
spotlessly clean and comfortable with lovely touches such as treats in the kitchen and bathroom toiletries
it was all very clean and the agent kept in contact throughout
beautiful flat in great location and very clean
Host:
great communication very helpful staff - would recommend this property and the rental company
laine and sara were very kind and helpful
Location:
wonderful location for visiting city
location perfect for bath city centre
quiet but very easy walking distance to the shopping/restaurant/river scenes
great location idea for town centre resteraunts
central well organised and well run
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Make your trip to Bath memorable

Bath, a popular historic destination, draws visitors from across the country and the world. Stay in a comfortable rental close to the main sights so you can make the most of your trip.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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