The Roman Baths, Stall St, Bath, United Kingdom
NileGuide Expert tip:
If you're spending New Year's Eve in Bath treat yourselves to a ticket to the party that takes place in the Pump Room. It's an unforgettable experience.
Step inside the Pump Room and you will be instantly transported to a bygone era. Situated next to the Roman Baths and just across from Bath Abbey, you would be forgiven for expecting to find Jane Austen enjoying high tea in the Pump Room of an afternoon. With its stunning chandeliers, opulent use of gilt and in-house pianist, this is 18th century decadence at its finest. Visitors to Bath should treat themselves to a visit here, even if just for a morning coffee or a wonderful afternoon tea. To really see the Pump Room in its splendour buy a ticket to one of the many balls which take place there throughout the year. It is occasions such as these that the Pump Room was made for, and during them it really comes into its own.