Inside story Expect vogue-ish bedrooms, wrapped in a classic Georgian townhouse exterior, with an autumn-friendly heated terrace that gazes across our most elegant cityscape.
Step out Catch the Olympic-themed exhibition of vintage sportswear at The Fashion Museum. Between 5 and 16 October, the city buzzes with literary discussion during the Bath Autumn Book Festival.
Eat and drink With a chef straight from London's Mandarin Oriental, the new-look brasserie is worth booking - not least since a three-course dinner in October costs £25pp (usually £35).
Cost £128 per double B&B. A special two-night break in October costs £198 B&B per double, saving £58 on the usual price. Call 01225-461603 or visit abbeyhotelbath.co.uk