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Roman City Guest House

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Reviewed 31 May 2010

Train runs directly below the house so expect to be awaken at 5:30 am every morning and every subsequent hour by the London to Reading/Paddington. The decor is poor, rooms somewhat smelly. Mattress is nice. No ensuite bathrooms. Breakfast is somewhat meagre. Astonishingly overpriced (£85 per night). We would never choose to stay here again.

Thank anonymousU_S_Europe
Reviewed 15 April 2010

My girlfriend and me have travelled a lot around Europe since 1993, always looking for good quality-price relation accomodations. Last month we went to Cardiff for an holiday week, following the Italian National Rugby Team for the (very bad!) match against Wales. We've talk so much with some welsh friends of us about the near city of Bath, so we...

Thank AndrewCowboys
co mayo
Reviewed 5 April 2010

was there before it gets better all the time shan and shilea tock us every where as our car brock down they could not do enough for us as we would have been lost we were looked after so well we will shorley be back thank you so mutch

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Reviewed 5 April 2010

we arrived to Bath in Easter and we didn't have any accommodation, it was very difficult to find anything because everything was fully. But this friendly couple helped and we could sleep in Roman City for one night and they helped us to find another BandB for the next night, very close and with the same characteristics. Thank you!!!

Thank Reycoy
Reviewed 24 July 2009

We stayed at the Roman City Guest House for one night en route to visit relatives, and whilst I agree with many of the other reviewers that the guest house offered reasonable value for money, I have to say I was a bit disappointed with our overall experience of the guest house. When we arrived it was raining heavily, and...

Thank Sooty84
Kent UK
Reviewed 8 July 2009

We have stayed here twice, each time has been great,Sheila and shaun cannot do enough for you,we had good times with them talking about the b&b,they told us places to visit,anything you wanted they were there,when it comes to meals you would have to go some to beat it,you can go allday on it,we will be going back,they work hard...

Thank ZeroKentUK
Reviewed 16 June 2009

My husband and I had a wonderful stay at the Roman City Guest House. It's a lovely place, extremely clean and well looked after. The breakfast was lovely, the bed comfy but what made our stay so memorable was Sheila, our hostess. She was so helpful and friendly, I felt really touched by how much she looked after us. This...

Thank trinagray
Geelong, Australia
Reviewed 28 May 2009

After going around uniform looking Bath in circles, we finally found the guest house, so make sure you get clear directions and a map before arriving. Shaun was very welcoming and carried our cases to our lovely big room. We had the four-poster with shower, but the toilet and a bath were on the landing. He said this was due...

Thank Susanne07
Brighton, UK
Reviewed 26 September 2008

I would thoroughly recommend Roman City guest house as a base for exploring Bath and the surrounding area. It is located a short, pleasant walk (about ten minutes) from the city centre and you can park outside - as mentioned in another review Sheila and Shaun are happy to let you use one of their parking permits all day, even...

Thank MPAnderson
Reviewed 19 September 2008

Sheila and Shaun were very friendly and extremely helpful. We were worried about the train noise as the house is literally directly above the railway track but we were put in room 2 at the front of the house with a lovely 4 poster bed with views towards the Abbey. The room also had a shower cubicle in the corner...

Thank AndyB_Home

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Additional Information about Roman City Guest House

Address: 18 Raby Place, Bath BA2 4EH, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Somerset > Bath
Price Range: $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Roman City Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Roman City Guest House Hotel Bath
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“Recommend the four poster room - the shared bathroom that comes with it is perfect.”
katep910, 26 Jul 2013 | Read review
“room 1 is one to avoid if you are a light sleeper with the train track directly underneath. no toilets in any of the rooms we used 1 and 2.”
leonarda_12, 12 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Ask for the view of the Abbey.”
juliel851, 4 Dec 2012 | Read review
“just email your requirements”
SimeyWimey, 1 Nov 2012 | Read review
“We stayed in room 2. view was amazing.”
traceyn46, 8 Dec 2011 | Read review
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