As its one of the biggest, busiest and best-known Christmas markets in Europe, we’re sure if you haven’t been to Bath’s Christmas Market then you at least know someone who has. We’re here to let you know that you can experience the Christmas Market like never before and have a truly unique trip to Bath to see in the Christmas season.
Get into the festive spirit in style by heading to Bath’s award-winning Christmas Market which is in the city for a magical 18 days from the 22nd November and get a truly unique experience full of local knowledge by staying in one of the city’s independent properties.
For the uninitiated, the market has over 180 chalets spread out across the picturesque streets we all know and love – it’s the perfect place to get your loved ones unique gifts while supporting Bath’s small businesses. You’ll find everything from unique homeware to personalised presents, decorations, handcrafted jewellery, hearty street food and comforting drinks and treats. Everywhere you look you’ll find local artists, designers and producers showcasing their talents. You’ll even find some of our associated members, such as Uber, manning stalls full of their products.
Bath’s Christmas Market is a celebration of independent businesses offering a whole host of beautiful and interesting gifts and staying with one of Bath’s independent guest houses, you’ll have local knowledge right at your fingertips. The B&Bs and guesthouses in Bath are run by people who have spent most of their lives living in the city giving you the chance to experience the market like a resident would. Know the best times to explore, the best way to navigate the many chalets and even get insider knowledge for the best places to stop to rest your feet and grab some refreshments. Plus, you won’t have to worry about carrying your shopping around, just stop off at your digs and head back out for more!
Bath is a beautiful city and seeing it during the Christmas season, with the lights, the lingering scents of mulled wine and roasting chestnuts is a great way to experience the magic and wonder of this historic place. Head to our properties page to book with one of our independent guesthouses early to avoid disappointment. Find out more about the Christmas Market here.