Don't miss regular markets selling everything from vintage clothes to local produce
Excellent shopping in Bath certainly isn’t a new attraction, as fashionistas have been flocking here for their style fix since Georgian times. Just take a look around the city today and it's clear that this chic destination remains a shopping haven. The compact city centre is easily walkable, combining grand Georgian streets and thoroughfares with many small picturesque passageways and lanes to explore at every turn.
Deciding where to tackle the task of Christmas shopping this year? Look no further than beautiful Bath! The city’s fantastic selection of shops means that it’s easy to find Christmas gifts for all your loved ones, even those who are tricky to buy for.
Alongside popular high street stores, funky independents and the award winning Bath Christmas Market, the city has plenty more to offer to make your Christmas shopping trip more of a pleasure than a chore. The ice rink, Santa’s grotto, shoppers’ carols, alpine lodge, lantern procession and après ski chalet are just a few of the fun festive things to do in Bath this Christmas, so make sure you wrap up warm and explore what the city has to offer.
View more about Bath at Christmas and what’s going on throughout the festive season.
Don’t miss late night shopping on Thursday evenings, with many retailers open until 8pm. We recommend leaving the car at home and making use of the extended Park and Ride services, running until 10pm on selected dates and during the Bath Christmas Market. (Click here to download a leaflet with dates and further information.)
Before your shopping trip, why not take a look at our suggestions for Christmas gifts, all available from retailers in the city?