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The Francis Hotel

A Grade I listed building with a history of hospitality, The Francis Hotel Bath occupies a coveted position moments from the most popular sights of this great British spa city.

When you land

If you’re staying at our hotel and looking to visit the beautiful city of Bath, there are several convenient transportation options available from Bristol.

The most convenient option would be to rent a car and drive from the airport. The journey from Bristol Airport to Bath takes approximately 40 minutes by car via the A4. There is also the option of taking a taxi or car service, which we would be happy to assist you with.

No matter which transportation option you choose, our hotel is the perfect home base for exploring the vibrant city of Bath and all it has to offer.

Enjoy A Longer Stay

As the only city in the UK that is a designated UNESCO World Heritage site, a trip to The Francis Hotel puts you in the heart of the most historic part of Bath

Thermae Bath spa package

Local Attractions

Thermae Bath Spa

For a more modern take on the spa experience, take a trip to the Thermae Bath Spa. The only day spa in Britain that features Bath’s natural thermal waters, here you can take a dip in the Minerva Bath, enjoy steam rooms and the ice chamber in the Wellness Suite and marvel at the stunning city views from the rooftop pool.

The Roman Baths

Local Attractions

Roman Baths

Discover Bath’s Roman past with a visit to this ancient religious spa, also known as Aquae Sulis. It was here our Roman ancestors worshipped the goddess Sulis Minerva and bathed in the waters of the natural thermal springs, waters which still flow hot to this day! Explore the ancient chambers and enjoy a year-round programme of events!

Bath Crescent Bridgerton package

Local Attractions

The Royal Crescent

The Royal Crescent is a row of 30 terraced houses laid out in a sweeping crescent in the city of Bath, which you may recognise from the hit show, Bridgerton. Designed by the architect John Wood the Younger and built between 1767 and 1774, it is considered an iconic example of Georgian architecture and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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The Francis Hotel Bath romance break

Rooms and Suites

Inside our impressive 18th century building, you’ll find 98 thoughtfully-designed and modern bedrooms waiting to welcome you.

With beds made for dreaming, sleek interior design details, flat screen TVs and complimentary mineral water, we will help you restore, renew and revive.

Pamper yourself with indulgent organic and British made toiletries from 100 Acres, before wrapping up in an inviting bathrobe and making use of the complimentary WiFi.

Boho Marché Restaurant

Marrakech meets the Mediterranean in our delightful Boho Marché restaurant. Guests can enjoy flavoursome and beautifully presented dishes in a gloriously bohemian setting.

Sample delicious signature dishes crafted by our Head Chef, using his favourite Moroccan spices to a bring a dash of Moroccan magic. Boho Marché will quickly become your new favourite eatery.

Frequently Asked Questions Have A Question? Find Your Answer Here

We have compiled a list of common questions that our guests often have, along with helpful answers to help you plan your stay with us.

If you have any additional questions that are not covered on this page, please don’t hesitate to contact us directly. Our staff is here to assist you and make your stay as enjoyable and comfortable as possible. So, please feel free to reach out to us with any questions or concerns you may have.


Check-in is at 3pm and check-out is at 11am. Need more time? Email us on to discuss an early check-in or a late check-out.


Of course, please get in touch with us directly on if you would like to discuss any extras such as interconnecting rooms or dinner reservations. We will work hard to make your stay a memorable one.


Of course, if you arrive early or want somewhere to store your cases once you have checked out, you can speak to staff on reception who will kindly assist.


Yes we do, call us on +44 (0)1753 851 577 and we will do everything we can to help.

Organising Transfers

Our hotel is dedicated to making your stay as convenient and enjoyable as possible. After making a booking, simply email our reservation team and we can assist with your transport.