Forget hunting for Easter Eggs, Dream Stays Bath have hunted down the most chocolatey places to indulge your sweet tooth in Bath this Easter. From luxury cakes to jam filled scones and afternoon tea, check out their five must-try treats...
1. Sally Lunn’s
Situated in one of Bath’s oldest houses, Sally Lunn’s is the home to the famous Sally Lunn bun. With a range of sweet treats to try and toppings to die for, this historic museum and bakery is sure to quench your Easter appetite. Choose from a selection of traditional toppings like coffee and walnut or chocolate butter. If you’re looking for something extra, then why not try some rich chocolate cake filled with butter cream?
2. The San Francisco Fudge Company
Love fudge? Love the idea of having over thirty flavours to try? So do we! For 23 years The San Francisco Fudge Factory has tempted the taste buds of both travellers and locals alike. Its handmade, scrumptious treats are truly something to die for. Fill up on the likes of salted caramel, vanilla rum raisin, and even chocolate chilli – it’s the place to be this Easter!
3. Café Lucca
This stylish Italian-influenced café serves a tempting selection of elegant handmade cakes, afternoon tea and exquisite lunches. Surrounded by designer homeware and fashion, Café Lucca helps customers to both revive and relax. It is also award-winning, having taken the Best Café/Coffee Shop title in the 2015 Bath Life Awards.
4. Brigit’s Bakery Bus Tour
Fancy tea and cake with a view? This innovative bus-cum-bakery experience offers an eclectic range of beautifully presented sweet treats to fill up on while touring Bath’s historical city centre. With a daily cake selection to choose from and an insight into Bath’s culture, landmarks and history, Brigit's Bakery Bus Tour will certainly give you an Easter to remember!
If you’d like to try some deliciously sweet Italian gelato this Easter, look no further than Swoon. The parlour and café on Kingsmead Square offers a huge variety of flavours, with many of their ingredients sourced locally. They even offer a mix of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options. With flavours ranging from Madagascan Vanilla to Chocolate Brownie, and Pistachio through to Cherry Cheesecake, grab yourself a cone – they’re definitely worth trying!
After a full day wandering through the magical heart of Bath and indulging in sweet treats, head back to your Dream Stays Bath apartment for a night of relaxation (and maybe even more treats!) Our properties are all based centrally, so you won’t have to venture far. With self-catering kitchens and a selection of deluxe coffee pods to choose from, spend your evening kicking back and watching Bath nightlife from your very own window.
Guest post by Mary Simper from Dream Stays Bath