Hotel breaks to celebrate Jane Austen

2017 will mark the 200th anniversary of world renowned author Jane Austen’s death. Bath is host to not only one of her homes but an annual festive to celebrate her life and the time she spent in Bath. This year the festival will be bigger and better than ever before!
With over 80 events for film fans and book buffs alike including dances, walking tours, readings, talks, workshops and performances. This year’s theme is Northanger Abbey, Jane’s first book and set in Bath.

The Manor House is a perfect location to stay while you explore Jane’s life in Bath. Just 30 minutes outside the city centre but in the heart of beautiful Cotswolds countryside that Jane loved so much.  Follow in her footsteps visiting the Jane Austen Centre located on Gay Street where she lived, tour the Georgian and Regency architecture of Bath, take tea at The Pump rooms...

Top 5 'must dos' in and around Bath for an Austen fan....

1: Following the footsteps of Jane Austen with a walking tour in the city

2: Take a dancing lesson during the Festival during September

3: Visit the Jane Austen Centre to experience a snapshot of regency life and times

4: Marvel at the grand interior at The Assembly Rooms, a location used in two of her acclaimed novels, you might even meet an eligible bow yourself! 

5: Take afternoon tea at The Pump Room, a location used in the ITV adaption of Persuasion

 

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