Coach & Group Travel
Make a date to visit Bath's unique outdoor Christmas Market. Eighteen days of the very best of seasonal shopping, fine food, family fun and excellent entertainment enhanced by Bath's stylish and spectacular Christmas lights.
We have hundreds of coach companies telling us they wish to visit the Bath Christmas Market at the weekend. We urge coach operators to plan tours for a weekday rather than the weekend - this will be a great deal easier and more pleasant for your clients.
Bath has a wide selection of quality hotels, bed and breakfasts, guest houses and self catering properties offering a warm welcome to groups. Bath Tourism Plus offers a range of services to assist groups in planning their stay in Bath.
Bath is extremely busy during the Christmas Market so book early to avoid disappointment!
For further information and ideas for group visits, go to our groups website: visitbath.co.uk/groups or speak to a member of staff who will be able to assist with your enquiry.
Bath has a wide selection of quality hotels, bed and breakfasts, guest houses and self catering properties offering a warm welcome to groups. Bath Tourism Plus offers a free service to organisers of large groups (10+ rooms) helping find accommodation and negotiating rates on your behalf.
Please telephone our accommodation booking line on 0844 847 5256 or contact by email: firstname.lastname@example.org for further details on how we can help.
Smaller groups call also call our accommodation booking line on 0844 847 5256. For expert advice call our helpful and knowledgeable staff who will discuss your requirements with you, then ring around for an available room and book on your behalf, or by calling the accommodation provider direct.
You can also search for somewhere to meet your requirements and book online using the Book Accommodation box on our Short Breaks page.
Please note that if you are looking for accommodation in Bath at the weekend you may find the majority of providers will only accept bookings for two nights or more as this is the busiest time in the city.
To book your coach trip to the Bath Christmas Market 2014, you’ll need to purchase a permit from Bath and North East Somerset council, permits are £1 per seat for example 52 seats will cost £52. Permits entitle you to a 30 minute drop off and collection slot aswell as an allocated parking space for the duration of your stay. Further details regarding these arrangements will be forwarded following your booking.
Permits can be brought online here or by calling 0333 123 8008 - when calling please stipulate that you are booking to attend the Bath Christmas Market.
We are pleased to announce the return of the initiative to encourage midweek visitors to the event and are offering any coach booked to visit the event on a Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday, the opportunity to win £500.
You can opt in to this competition through the receipt email if you have booked online or by ticking the opt in on page one of the postal application form.
We look forward to welcoming you to this year’s Event.
Request further information or pre order the market brochure - the official guide to the Bath Christmas market.