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Featured Hostels in Bath

YHA Bath - Hostel
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Situated in Bath, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bath Golf Club, University of Bath, and Roman Baths. Thermae Bath Spa and Bath Abbey are also within 1 ...

4/5Very Good! (101 reviews)

"Clean, functional rooms. Good breakfast butty. Well organised for social distancing."…"

Reviewed on 6 Sep 2020

YHA Bath - Hostel
St Christopher's Inn Bath - Hostel
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Located in the heart of Bath, this hostel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Alexandra Park and within 3 miles (5 km) of Roman Baths and Thermae Bath Spa. University of ...

3.6/5Good! (71 reviews)

"Awesome Place Must Stay, the staff are very helpful"…"

Reviewed on 15 Mar 2020

St Christopher's Inn Bath - Hostel
Bath Backpackers Hostel
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Located in Bath City Centre, this hostel is steps away from Parade Gardens, Roman Baths and Bath Abbey. Thermae Bath Spa and Theatre Royal Bath are also within ...

3.3/5 (18 reviews)

"Great location. No kitchen facilities during Covid-19. No storage outside check-in times. Just a bed, toilet, shower."…"

Reviewed on 11 Aug 2020

Bath Backpackers Hostel
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University of Bath, The Quads
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Situated in Bath, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of American Museum in Britain and University of Bath. Roman Baths and Thermae Bath Spa are also within 3 ...

University of Bath, The Quads
University of Bath, Eastwood Halls
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Situated in Bath, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bath Golf Club and University of Bath. Roman Baths and Thermae Bath Spa are also within 3 miles (5 ...

University of Bath, Eastwood Halls
Pure CityStay Twerton Mill
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Situated in Bath, this hostel is within 2 miles (3 km) of Bath City Farm, Thermae Bath Spa and Roman Baths. Royal Crescent and Theatre Royal Bath are also within ...

Pure CityStay Twerton Mill
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Apex City of Bath Hotel

Apex City of Bath Hotel

4 out of 5
1 James Street West, Bath, England
The price is Rs7,185 per night from 6 Dec to 7 Dec
4.6/5Exceptional! (1,782 reviews)

"Really enjoyed our stay, staff were so helpful and friendly. Room was really big and comfy. Shame the spa wasn't open, but due to COVID - it was out of everyone's hands. Would defo stay again."…"

Reviewed on 2 Nov 2020

Apex City of Bath Hotel
Doubletree by Hilton Bath

Doubletree by Hilton Bath

4 out of 5
The price is Rs9,224 per night from 2 Dec to 3 Dec
4.3/5Excellent! (48 reviews)

"Excellent room, big and comfortable bed, very clean. Quality of the buffett."…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2020

Doubletree by Hilton Bath
The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa

5 out of 5
The price is Rs28,679 per night from 9 Dec to 10 Dec
4.6/5Exceptional! (430 reviews)

"Fantastic stay made all the more enjoyable by the unbelievable service provided by concierge Nick James. He went over and above the call of duty."…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2020

The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa
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What Is a Hostel?

If you're looking for somewhere affordable to stay in Bath, there are 227 accommodation options here to pick from, including hostels. No two hostels look the same, but these dorm-style accommodation options all have the following:

  • Shared rooms (though many hostels also have private rooms)
  • Budget-friendly prices
  • A social setting

Hostels are a great way to stay in Bath for a lower cost, so you can save more for going out. You can check out this destination's cultural highlights, such as its museums and historic sites.

When Is the Best Time to Visit Bath?

Good weather's always better when you're discovering new places, so here are some stats about the seasons:

  • The hottest months are typically August and July, while February and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 13° C and night-time temperatures average 2° C
  • April-June: 22° C is the daytime average and 6° C is the night-time average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 23° C and night-time averages are around 10° C
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 17° C during the day and 3° C at night
  • Average rainfall is 30 inches in a year

What Can I Do in Bath?

Depending on what interests you, you might appreciate these places to visit:

Top Sights
  • Roman Baths
  • Bath Abbey
  • Theatre Royal Bath
Natural Features
  • Parade Gardens
  • Henrietta Park
  • Recreation Ground
Cultural Attractions
  • Jane Austen Centre
  • Museum of Bath at Work
  • No. 1 Royal Crescent

Generally, Bath is known for its:

  • Museums
  • Historical sites
  • Tours
  • Parks
  • Art
  • Gardens
  • Cafes

How to Get to Bath and Around the Area

You'll find the closest airport in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), 14.8 mi (23.9 km) from the city centre. Once you're on the ground, you might want to use public transport during your trip. To explore more of the area, take a train from Bath Spa Station, Oldfield Park Station or Freshford Station.

Frequently asked questions

Should I stay in a hostel in Bath?
Hostels are a great way to stay for a lower cost, so you can save more for fun things to do. You can check out this destination’s cultural highlights, such as its museums, and the gardens create an appealing natural setting.
What is a hostel?
No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dormitory-style accommodations all feature shared rooms (though many hostels offer private room options too), budget prices and a social environment.
What are the best hostels in Bath?
Based on reviews from our guests, these hostels in Bath have the best ratings: YHA Bath - Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of University of Bath and Roman Baths. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a restaurant, as well as a bar. Rooms come with showers. Bath Backpackers Hostel - Located steps from Roman Baths. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and laundry facilities. Rooms come with towels and linens. St Christopher’s Inn Bath - Hostel - Guests can enjoy free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. Rooms come with showers, lockers and linens. University of Bath, The Quads - Located within a 10-minute walk of University of Bath. Guests can enjoy free WiFi and free parking. You’ll find towels, coffee/tea makers and linens in all rooms. Pure CityStay Twerton Mill - Property features include free WiFi and free parking. Rooms come with towels, coffee/tea makers and linens.
How many hostels can I expect to find in Bath?
If you’re in the market for a low-cost place to stay in Bath, one of Expedia’s 6 hostels might be a great option for you.
When is the best time of year to stay in a hostel in Bath?
Good weather’s always better when you’re experiencing new places, so here’s a little information that may be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 17°C, while the coldest months are February and January, with an average of 6°C. Average annual precipitation for Bath is 879 inches.
What is there to see and do in Bath?
In general, Bath is known for its museums, historical sites and local tours. Major attractions include Roman Baths, Thermae Bath Spa and Bristol Hippodrome Theatre. Get out into nature with places such as Chew Valley, Parade Gardens and Recreation Ground. Cultural attractions include Theatre Royal Bath, Jane Austen Centre and Bath Assembly Rooms.
What's the best way to get to and around Bath while staying at a hostel?
Keep this information about transit options in and around Bath in your back pocket to make the most of your stay: You can fly into the nearest airport, which is Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 14.8 mi (23.9 km) away. Once you’re on the ground, you may want to use public transport to get around. To see more of the surrounding area, hop on a train at Bath Spa Station, Oldfield Park Station or Freshford Station.