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Recreation Ground

North Parade, Bath BA2 4DS, England
+44 1225 325200
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Bath vs Glos (hospitality tickets)

Upgraded to hospitality tickets at Bath vs Glos, great game although Bath lost right at the end... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
richard b
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Great atmosphere

My first rugby match and it was a great game. Handy for the city centre and drinks were... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
262Emma
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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Established in 1865, Bath Rugby is one of the oldest and most prestigious rugby clubs in the world. The Recreation Ground, or 'Rec' is one of the most idyllic rugby grounds in the country. It nestles next to the River Avon, under the shadow of both the Bath Abbey and Great Pulteney Street, a Georgian masterpiece.
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  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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North Parade, Bath BA2 4DS, England
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Upgraded to hospitality tickets at Bath vs Glos, great game although Bath lost right at the end, but the food and drinks and atmosphere was great. well recommended.

Thank richard b
Reviewed 20 October 2017

My first rugby match and it was a great game. Handy for the city centre and drinks were surprisingly cheap. Needs new/more loos though.

Thank 262Emma
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Exactly what the true Bath Rugby fans call out during matches. A great venue to see premier class Rugby union in a historic surrounding. established over 150 years ago Bath Rugby have during their history been European Champions national champions and premier champions an at...More

Thank Seayeaitch
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

The great thing about a rugby match is that it doesn't matter who you support or even if you support no-one, you can just enjoy great sport. I watched Bath play Gloucester and despite some rain the atmosphere was fantastic and a really enjoyable game....More

Thank 1sammi
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Happened to be wandering past during our few hours in Bath recently and noticed an open gate so ventured in. The security fella didn't mind me going into what looked like the enclosure for those with mobility issues (wheelchairs) and taking a few photos. In...More

Thank rih2010
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Visited to watch Bath, despite the result and weather trying to spoil it we had a great time. The location is outstanding, a short walk from the baths and other attractions. The staff and both sides supporters all very friendly. On site there was no...More

Thank chatterboxplymouth
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times, proper rugby ground, good crowd, easy entrance and exit, plenty of bars and toilets. Never any problems here, if you are a rugby fan it is a 'must go' place. Shame Harlequins could not win! We will be back!

Thank Denia1956
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Second visit to this historic beautiful ground. A must for any rugby fan fantastic atmosphere great fans an absolute credit to Bath.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

The main bar ... Surely SURELY Bath Rugby or whichever Corporate runs the bar must have some previous intelligence on how many pints of lager/Guinness/ale/cider they pour during the interval , whether it's a Thursday , Friday , Saturday or Sunday . So why don't...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We happened to be in Bath and realised Bath were playing Saracens during our stay. The location of the ground is right in the centre of the city and tickets were readily available.Top class premiership rugby with a smattering of Internationals on show. Great game....More

Thank letter1
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