The Consortia Conference 2012 takes place in Bath’s prestigious Guildhall, which is very centrally located. The Guildhall is an easy ten minute walk from Bath Spa train station. If you’re staying the night before, your hotel may have car parking. Alternatively, long term car parking is available at Charlotte Street or Avon Street car parks.
Hilton Bath City www.hilton.com/bathcity Tel: 01225 463411. Five minute walk from The Guildhall. Rates single room £102 to £199
Holiday Inn Express www.expressbath.co.uk Tel: 01225 303000 Location http://www.expressbath.co.uk/Holiday-Inn-Express-Bath-Our-Location/our-location.html. Car parking £4.50 per night. Rates twin/double from £75 to £189
Travelodge Bath Central www.travelodge.co.uk – reviews do mention noise (there is a nightclub open till 3.30am-4am, 6 nights a week, closed Sunday, situated above the hotel, therefore there will be some noise disruption to customers), but it’s very central and an easy 10-12 minute walk from The Guildhall. Overnight parking is available at Broad Street car park directly behind the hotel, free from 8pm-8am and short term daytime parking £1.20 per hour and £5 per 4 hours from 8am-8pm. Alternative long term parking is also available in Charlotte Street (5 mins walk), free from 8pm-8am and £8.50 for 11 hours from 8am-8pm. Room rates from £39.50 NB the cheapest deals are online.
Also Travelodge Bath Waterside – approx. easy 20 minute walk across the river. Rates from £59.50. Britannia Parking Ltd operate the hotel car park on behalf of Travelodge. Parking is charged at £5 per 24 hrs.
Other options: There are plenty of other options from B&Bs to top hotels. http://visitbath.co.uk/
Parking information/map – Parking Map Bath.
Image shows Pultney Weir, Bath, close to the Guildhall which is the venue for the conference. This is just one of the beautiful locations you can visit whilst in Bath for the Consortia Conference 2012 on 3 May.
Main picture: Roman Baths, Bath (Roman Baths 011) Credit: visitbath.co.uk © Bath Tourism Plus/Colin Hawkins