The Penthouse – Central City Apartment in Historic Building | Bath

Prices from: £200
Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 2 Children: yes Pets: no Onsite Parking: yes

The Penthouse is designed and fitted to the highest standard. This elegant apartment is situated in the heart of historic Bath within a few minutes walk of Bath Abbey, The Roman Baths, Thermae Spa and Southgate Shopping Centre. Parking permit. 100% cotton linen and fresh flowers and cake on arrival.


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The Penthouse (Apt.4) at Earl Manvers House has two bedrooms and two bathrooms.

‘The Penthouse’ spans the top floor of this prestigious, central address and is AA 4-star rated. 

We also offer the second floor apartment: Bathwick View (Apt. 2). Together the apartments can sleep up to 12 guests.

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The Penthouse has 2 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. The bedrooms can be arranged as twin single bedrooms, or one super-king double bedroom, as you chose. Our bedrooms have wall-mounted televisions, spacious cupboards, luggage racks, bedside lights and 100% high quality cotton bed linen.

The marble-lined bathrooms have underfloor heating and extra-large heated towel rails. We stock delicious bathroom products courtesy of ‘Arran Aromatics’ and piles of fresh 100% cotton towels for your comfort.


The Penthouse has a spacious, open-plan reception room with a fully-fitted kitchen designed by BOSCH. Comfortable sofas, extendable dining tables and wall-mounted smart TVs with Netflix and discrete lighting are a feature of our apartments and provide great entertaining or relaxing space for families and friends to enjoy a holiday break. The large picture windows enhance the apartments’ light and ambience and give a wonderful vista of Bath. There is Wi-Fi throughout the property and adjustable central heating and hot water.


The building is minutes from Bath’s major tourist attractions. It was once the home of the great Patron of Bath, Earl Manvers. You can walk to Thermae Bath Spa, The Roman Baths, Bath Abbey and the train and bus stations in less than 5 minutes.  Southgate Shopping Centre is directly behind offering a great variety of restaurants and bars.


The Penthouse has one parking permit. There is an inexpensive car park across the road for further cars – Manvers Street Car Park.


On arrival, English tea and cakes, fresh flowers and guide books welcome you. Linen, towels and dry goods – such as tea and coffee, tea towels, dishwasher tablets, washing powders, conditioner – are all complimentary for you and your guests, as well as local magazines and guide books to help you find your way round the City.


Two portable beds for extra guests are supplied, if required. The apartments both sleep a maximum of 6 guests. We have extra blankets, plus suitcase racks and umbrellas. Our Caretaker and Housekeeping are available 24/7. We can give advice on dining out, local activities and transport for larger groups from our feedback from previous guests.

City Centre, between Bath Spa Station and Bath Abbey


2 double bedrooms which can be arranged with one super-king or twin single beds as well as 2 portable beds for the reception room. Wall-mounted TVs in both bedrooms.

2 bathrooms - one en suite in the master bedroom, plus a power shower room adjacent to the second bedroom off the inner hallway.

Fridge/freezer, double oven/grill, washer/dryer, dishwasher, microwave, built-in espresso machine all made in Germany by Bosch. All cutlery, crockery, a variety of drinking glasses, many cooking utensils, china and cookware are supplied. Tea, coffee, sugar and kitchen dry goods are all supplied.

Each bedroom and the reception room contain wall-mounted flat screen TVs with satellite connections - and Netflix in the reception. All UK radio stations & local TV. Wi-Fi in all rooms.

The apartments are in the heart of old Bath. The building is both prestigious and historic. The views from the main windows are far-reaching and St John's Church lies in front of the building, with the hills surrounding Bath visible beyond.

The location is convenient for all major tourist attractions and also for shopping. The apartments are fully modernised with elegant furnishing, marble bathrooms and BOSCH-designed fully-fitted kitchens. We welcome groups, families, friends and celebrations.

There is one parking permit with each apartment and a low-level municipal car park opposite for additional cars which is not expensive.

No smoking within the building.

Children welcome. Travel cot, baby linen for cot and high chair available.

Pets are not permitted, with regret.

Bath Spa - 200m

Bristol - 25 miles, Heathrow - 100 miles

Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury, Iceland, Boots

Many in city centre surrounding apartments - list provided on arrival with welcome pack

Perfectly situated to take advantage of all Bath’s major tourist attractions: Bath Abbey, The Roman Baths, The Guildhall, The Thermae Spa and many unique shops and restaurants all within a 5 minute walk.
The nearest shop is Marks & Spencer in the new Southgate Shopping Centre.
The are first class sports facilities within a short walk, including a large swimming pool, leisure centre, Bath rugby grounds and cricket pitch.
Just beyond the city are charming villages, iconic landmarks and historic houses just waiting to be discovered as well as beautiful walks in the surrounding countryside which start in Bath.
Places of interest outside Bath to visit include: Longleat, Lacock Abbey, Bradford on Avon and Wells and bicycle tracks along The Kennet & Avon Canal and the exciting Twin Tunnels (dis-used railway tracks) route from Bath to Radstock.

From: £200 per night, weekdays, January to February only

From: £250 per night, weekdays, based on 4 guests

From: £275 per night, weekends, based on 4 guests

From: Advantageous rates for longer-term professional and business short lets available if booked well in advance (unusually at least 3 months).

Please contact the owner on 01225 722252 or

The Penthouse – Central City Apartment in Historic Building

1 Manvers Street, BATH BA1 1JZ

Manvers Street Management

01225 722252
07798 606814 - Caretaker /07712 437478 - Housekeeper

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Special Offers

Throughout January we are offering special deals for 3-night stays. Three for the price of two.
Please contact us on: 01225 722252

Special Offer Available Until: December 30, 2017

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