StudentCrowd-RGB-LongCreated with Sketch. Helping students make decisions SEARCH ARTICLES SIGN IN Write a Review

Bath is Fantastic! I’m not too much of a clubbing person but I’m a big fan of the pubs and bars in Bath. The city has so much character and offers plenty of activities to cater to. Public transportation is never an issue, with buses running every five or so minutes, so I’m not seething when I miss one. While the roads are very tight and tricky, I feel encouraged to walk and explore the city and it makes walking around a lot better with beautiful architecture, solid infrastructure, and plenty of attractions to see along the way.

By member1289048 On 17th July 2023

Study in Bath

Bath Spa University and the University of Bath campuses are both on the outskirts of this historic, beautiful city which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, thanks to its architecture and heritage.

 

Image Credit

 

University of Bath

The University of Bath offers courses in engineering, humanities, management, science and social science. The university is highly ranked in independent league tables for overall performance, student satisfaction and graduate employment and has been awarded a Gold by the Teaching Excellence Framework.

 

Image Credit

 

Bath Spa University

The origins of Bath Spa University dates back to 1852, which means the campuses boast historical buildings that have ultra-modern facilities and technology. The university teaches a wide range of courses from art to science and has been awarded a Silver by the Teaching Excellence Framework.

Study in Bath? Review your location

Bath Student Life

Bath is a vibrant city and offers everything a student could need at uni: friendly campuses, an extensive range of shops, restaurants and nights out, all situated in the charming countryside with loads of things to do at weekends.

Cost of Living 

member644662
7th January 2020

Stunning city however quite expensive…

Stunning city however quite expensive place to live in. Very good shopping and eating out places

EL xxx
22nd November 2019

Very expensive…

Very expensive compared to back home, But they do have some mega shops (apple, urban outfitters,lush). So much selection of food to choose from. Public transport is second to none!!

member1343751
18th November 2019

Not very student budget friendly…

The prices for living and transportation are horrendous and not very student budget friendly. otherwise, the city is beautiful and has many cultural events and social activities on offer. There are many shops and restaurants to please various tastes and satisfy different needs.

member1043255
7th November 2019

Quite expensive…

quite expensive compare to cities I have lived in before

Nights Out

Despite being a relatively small city compared to Bristol or London, Bath packs a punch when it comes to nights out. There is a range of clubs with something on nearly every night of the week, suiting nearly all musical tastes. Try Second Bridge, with 2 club rooms, bars and a heated terrace or Moles, a live music venue. University of Bath Students’ Union also run their own club nights on Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Public Transport 

Public transport is great although the city centre can get extremely busy with lots of traffic at peak hours.

By member643747 On 18th November 19

Eating Out

Bath is best known for its buns and gin. Whether you’re looking to discover a new quick go-to place for after lectures or a place for celebration with your friends, Bath has got it covered!

Shopping

Bath has fantastic shopping, with a good mix of high street shops, designer outlets and smaller independent boutiques, and both indoor and outdoor markets. Centrally located in the city is the largest shopping centre, SouthGate Bath, which houses most of the well-known brands. Bath is also well-serviced by all the main supermarket chains, as well as Polish and Asian supermarkets.

Top 5 Places for a Cocktail

 

Image Credit

1. The Hideout

A cosy little stone-walled hideaway featuring whiskeys from around the world, a wide range of cocktails and the usual alcoholic beverages available. A friendly bunch.

 

Image Credit

2. Sub 13

With plenty of nooks to down your favourite tipple with friends, Sub 13 is a cellar bar with a cosy courtyard in the historic Edgar Buildings in central Bath.

 

Image Credit

3. The Dark Horse

A quirky, friendly nook of a bar serving a creative selection of cocktails and other drinks. Sink yourself into a large, leather Chesterfield sofa and enjoy their attentive service. *This is an over 21s bar. 

 

Image Credit

4. Opium Bar

Featuring eclectic, sumptuous spaces, Opium serves up a boutique vibe as well as a wide variety of cocktails and beers. It’s worth seeking out this little gem...

 

Image Credit

5. Canary Gin Bar

Partial to a little gin? With a martini bar upstairs, the cosy main bar below serves up hundreds of gins and gin cocktails, including gins from their own distillery. Yum!

Top 10 Bath Accommodation

Study in Bath? Review your town

Read Bath Reviews

member7109408
23rd May 2024

Public transport...

Public transport in bath is great read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member9103340
10th March 2024

Nice but expensiv...

Nice but expensive to live in a bit read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member4103074
6th March 2024

Buses are good bu...

Buses are good but sometimes unreliable, it’s easy enough to buy cheaply. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member13102972
5th March 2024

Everything is clo...

Everything is close, and it is safe. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member9102936
5th March 2024

City is good and...

City is good and clean and cute read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1098744
1st February 2024

Great place to li...

Great place to live in and good social life!!!!!!! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member497532
17th January 2024

Slightly pricey,...

Slightly pricey, but it is possible to find student deals and prices around the city. There's plenty of shops in city center, and plenty of restaurants with different cuisines. Buses are an issue, as they tend to be crowded and delayed. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member597531
17th January 2024

Nice city, expens...

Nice city, expensive alot and not alot to do. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member797533
17th January 2024

Just be ready to...

Just be ready to face irregular bus timings read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member797530
17th January 2024

The location is l...

The location is lovely. The city centre is great to relax and walk in. Beautiful city and worth the time. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member589194
22nd July 2023

If you’re coming...

If you’re coming for the nightlife, I would suggest a different university city. It can get boring and repetitive. However coffee shops, the scenery and historical architecture is lovely. Shopping is expensive and there isn’t much to do unless you are made of money. it has been upsetting to see how the cost of living here has affected students and the locals of bath. Good for location and public transport, a lot of places are within walking distance and there is stuff to keep you entertained for free or lower costs if you find the right places and connect to people with shared interests, which hasn’t been a struggle for me and I have had a very fun time. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member589170
21st July 2023

Great city, every...

Great city, everything at my doorstep and gorgeous views read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1289048
17th July 2023

Bath is Fantastic...

Bath is Fantastic! I’m not too much of a clubbing person but I’m a big fan of the pubs and bars in Bath. The city has so much character and offers plenty of activities to cater to. Public transportation is never an issue, with buses running every five or so minutes, so I’m not seething when I miss one. While the roads are very tight and tricky, I feel encouraged to walk and explore the city and it makes walking around a lot better with beautiful architecture, solid infrastructure, and plenty of attractions to see along the way. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member589034
17th July 2023

beenennernt. jxiz...

beenennernt. jxizksksksoixicxidiiaaii read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member688607
4th July 2023

Yeah they are all...

Yeah they are all above average! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member788448
30th June 2023

Happy living in B...

Happy living in Bath, especially central Bath. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member588281
28th June 2023

Very expensive cu...

Very expensive cuz it is a UNESCO protected heritage city. Which makes sense. Overall good for students, it makes us feel like home, it's small enough to make you feel like you are actually part of the city read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1088162
27th June 2023

Fantastic city, h...

Fantastic city, however quite expensive read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1288046
24th June 2023

Bath is a good st...

Bath is a good student place to live read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1287936
22nd June 2023

Easy to move arou...

Easy to move around. A good amount of shops. Cheaper than London read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member787794
20th June 2023

Throughly enjoyed...

Throughly enjoyed my time in Bath read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member587789
20th June 2023

Great city to liv...

Great city to live but is very expensive for student life read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member787766
20th June 2023

Love living here!...

Love living here! So beautiful but can be quite expensive read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member487764
20th June 2023

My favourite city...

My favourite city and very safe read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member887757
20th June 2023

Bath as a city is...

Bath as a city is extremely small and cute! Absolute country side UK vibes read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member987753
20th June 2023

The city has some...

The city has some of the best views I have seen in UK. It is a world heritage and as a student you get free entry to almost all the places and they have some wonderful sculptures. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member587746
20th June 2023

Very expensive to...

Very expensive to live in compared to other places. Eating out has large variety. Spread out within city centre and delivery is easy. I don’t go out on a night out but have heard that the labyrinth is good. Shopping is focused again in city centre. Public transport is great U1 and U2 buses for travel to campus. Can get busy in mornings before lectures. Train station is good, just a couple minutes to Bristol then from Bristol you can travel to a lot of places read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member887745
20th June 2023

Love bath beautif...

Love bath beautiful city one of best in the country. Wouldn’t wanna ba anywhere else read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member587718
20th June 2023

Very beautiful ar...

Very beautiful area with lots to do. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member887231
5th June 2023

Not a friendly ci...

Not a friendly city. Transport is always late. Feels dull and boring living there read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member486686
23rd May 2023

Beautiful city wi...

Beautiful city with lots of nature and history but the right amount of shops. Amazing connections to London (only 1h20 by train) and Bristol (15mins). Slightly on the more expensive side and not a lot of cultural diversity, but you get used to it read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1186357
17th May 2023

The main reason I...

The main reason I chose to come to Bath was because of the city itself. In terms of cost of living Bath is definitely on the more expensive side. From a night out perspective, it does lack clubs compared to other cities but if your more pub than club it’s great. The bus service is reliable although other universities offer free buses read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member686358
17th May 2023

Very small but lo...

Very small but lots available, shopping and food are amazing but obviously rather expensive for students, nights out are ok , again small clubs so more intimate nights out, good pubs read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1086220
16th May 2023

Good Ubers and bu...

Good Ubers and buses, lots of places to eat and have nights out in read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member683919
10th April 2023

It’s okay, pretty...

It’s okay, pretty expensive place read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member582089
23rd March 2023

small city with b...

small city with beautiful gardens and very nice people .I loved it here but it si not for people who love a party more then hne a walk on the beach read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member481730
20th March 2023

- Bath is quite e...

- Bath is quite expensive. I would say it's about the same level as London in terms of cost of living. Therefore, you need to practice budgeting. - There aren't lot of cheap options when it comes to eating out. Either McDonald's or a kebab shop is your best bet for cheap food. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member881416
16th March 2023

It is a nice quie...

It is a nice quiet place not lively enough for me. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1381415
16th March 2023

Quite expensive,...

Quite expensive, and small so not as much to do as bigger cities, but it has good architecture and the canal path is nice read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1381400
16th March 2023

small town and qu...

small town and quite old so not efficiently in anyway compared to big and developed cities but its a whole vibe read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member881396
16th March 2023

Such a calm, peac...

Such a calm, peaceful and lovely city read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1281394
16th March 2023

We need a Zara, s...

We need a Zara, some nice food spots read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member881216
14th March 2023

The best city in...

The best city in the United Kingdom read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member681163
14th March 2023

everything is qui...

everything is quiet expensive but bath has a sort of homely feel to it where I would feel safe. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member481049
13th March 2023

Bath city is an e...

Bath city is an excellent destination for students, with a vibrant atmosphere and a wide range of activities and amenities to enjoy. The city offers great opportunities for cultural exploration, socializing, and personal growth, while the university provides an exceptional academic experience. Overall, highly recommended for any student seeking a well-rounded and enriching university experience. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1180803
9th March 2023

Bath is a beautif...

Bath is a beautiful city to live in. However, much like the rest of the country it has been hit by the cost of living, meaning it can be expensive to shop here at times. There are apps though like TooGoodToGo that offer cheap food that would otherwise be waste, and there are plenty of locations in Bath that sell Magic Bags, meaning that eating is a lot more affordable. Bath also has a great variety of shops, and plenty of scenic locations that you can explore which are great for mental well-being (and taking pictures) read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1180698
8th March 2023

Bath is a nice ci...

Bath is a nice city. You can walk around. But you need the bus to uni. The cost of living is high. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1379118
21st February 2023

Bath is a hometow...

Bath is a hometown for all the students read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member879098
21st February 2023

Nice place to sta...

Nice place to stay not a vary big city but not to quiet which is good because it is lively. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member678866
19th February 2023

Lovely city lots...

Lovely city lots to do, although the clubs are small if you have a good group of friends it’s always fun read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member577357
7th February 2023

Bath is beautiful...

Bath is beautiful and has lots of opportunity for socialising read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member977216
6th February 2023

Beautiful city, w...

Beautiful city, with all the essential places nearby read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member973308
15th November 2022

Not much to do in...

Not much to do in bath, quite expensive and really quite awful clubbing read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member773301
14th November 2022

aspduh askjq kljh...

aspduh askjq kljhdo8yq akshoq8 enkjahsdo8we read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1270932
19th August 2022

expensive but bea...

expensive but beautiful and diverse city read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1070414
26th July 2022

Really expensive....

Really expensive. Nightlife is actually OK if you're aiming for more than a student night. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1069024
17th May 2022

A decent universi...

A decent university town. Has two asian supermarkets, and is close to Bristol, so what it lacks, you can easily access there. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member468656
4th May 2022

As expensive as L...

As expensive as London but not as many buses read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member467586
26th March 2022

Beautiful town, l...

Beautiful town, lots to do. Don’t come here with a car though read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member466315
12th February 2022

Expensive city to...

Expensive city to live in and not much going on, but much quieter than London read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member965270
9th January 2022

Extremely expensi...

Extremely expensive but the Bath city centre pretty much has everything you’ll need. There are regular buses to my uni campus which was nice. There are so many clubs and restaurants and shops in town, so the only thing to complain about is the cost of living here. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member464469
1st December 2021

Bath's a cute cit...

Bath's a cute city, although it's very small and there's not a lot to do as students. So far every night out has been to one of 2 bars as we can't find anywhere else that students go to. Most food places are very overpriced, but the wages are amazing. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1363656
9th November 2021

Buses are pretty...

Buses are pretty inconsistent especially getting up to campus but the city centre is super nice and there are lots of nice places to eat and shop read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member763612
8th November 2021

It’s a good locat...

It’s a good location. However quite expensive and places shut very early even on weekends which is quite annoying. Most clubs are nice some are a bit creepy tho same with the bars read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1262260
11th September 2021

Typical expensive...

Typical expensive white city, loads of old white middle-class British are living here. This makes everything in this city super expensive and the choice is usually limited due to the size of the city. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1161352
26th July 2021

Quite an expensiv...

Quite an expensive city to live in. Lots of places to go and eat in the city and lots of things to do with visiting family/friends. Bus is obviously busy as all students use the bus service but haven’t ever had to wait for the next bus. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member561340
26th July 2021

Bath is a gorgeou...

Bath is a gorgeous city, it offers many social activities. Transportation is convenient. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member961339
26th July 2021

Basing this off o...

Basing this off of my cost for next year but it’s not too expensive considering the cost of my student accommodation and there are tonnes of nice places to eat that aren’t extremely expensive and lovely to eat at! Also public transport is always going on and if not it’s not a long walk to town. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member461326
26th July 2021

I really loved th...

I really loved the city of bath. Beautiful city, lots of things to do, shops were great etc. Only thing I didn't like was that one of the reasons I chose to go to Bath was because of the 24/7 bus service and it turned out the bus service was not actually 24/7 but idk if that has changed because of Covid read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member861321
25th July 2021

A friendly and sm...

A friendly and small city with easy bus connection and train link to Bristol which is more or less a bigger bath with more to do read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1261271
23rd July 2021

the 5 bus is abso...

the 5 bus is absolutely shocking don't like in the twerton area if you like being on time read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member459516
3rd June 2021

Just go bristol f...

Just go bristol for a night out read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member957001
28th April 2021

Great transport l...

Great transport links, yummy restaurants and plenty of shopping! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1355480
22nd March 2021

I really like Bat...

I really like Bath and I am sure I will miss Bath after leaving. I want to stay here longer, the time is so limited. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member454748
28th February 2021

Bath is amazing,...

Bath is amazing, lovely place to live read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member554745
28th February 2021

Safe city but ver...

Safe city but very quiet and dead read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member753279
2nd January 2021

Bath is a histori...

Bath is a historical town but has modern sections. It is good for sightseeing, exploring but also shopping, eating and has clubs all within walking distance of the bus stop. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1253253
27th December 2020

Buses are a bit h...

Buses are a bit hit-or-miss but the town is fantastic and I never once felt bored of it in all my time there. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1152411
19th November 2020

Little bit quiet...

Little bit quiet and very expensive but lovely read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member851019
8th September 2020

Bath is the 2nd m...

Bath is the 2nd most expensive place to live after London. There are plenty of restaurants that hire may students as the cost of living is so high in Bath. Nights out are boring though, Bristol is definitely the place to be. It feels like in Bath everywhere closes at 11pm and one or two pubs or clubs are open. Loads of shops, loads of tourists. Best places for food is The Cork, Thai Hut. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
dw_
17th August 2020

Relatively speaki...

Relatively speaking, an expensive place to live (especially in terms of private accommodation after first year). However, Bath is a very pleasant city, and I enjoyed numerous fun nights out; don't be fooled by anyone saying Bath is "boring", I can assure you it isn't! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1349571
29th June 2020

u think the night...

u think the nights out would be terrible but you get used to the small clubs quick read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Meebs22
22nd May 2020

Lovely city. Big...

Lovely city. Big enough that you don't feel trapped but small enough to feel safe. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member647548
27th April 2020

An amazing City,...

An amazing City, such a great place to live read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member946197
29th February 2020

The physical char...

The physical characteristic of City of Bath is amazing. It's not too big, not too small. I love this heritage town. The basic facilities are also great, especially the public transportation that is easily accessible and very convenient. Only the cost of living is quite too high. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member644662
7th January 2020

Stunning city how...

Stunning city however quite expensive place to live in. Very good shopping and eating out places read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1244178
3rd December 2019

I love Bath, it’s...

I love Bath, it’s has a little bit of everything. Can be abit quite during the week but lots to do on weekends read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1344100
28th November 2019

Everything is per...

Everything is perfect in the city of bath read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1043903
22nd November 2019

So far so good no...

So far so good nothing special read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
EL xxx
22nd November 2019

Very expensive co...

Very expensive compared to back home, But they do have some mega shops (apple, urban outfitters,lush). So much selection of food to choose from. Public transport is second to none!! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
millerS
22nd November 2019

Easy to get aroun...

Easy to get around. Nightlife’s not great but usually something do do if you find the right places. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
ak201819
19th November 2019

Transport is well...

Transport is well organised for the city and the aspects of living is good as well read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member543780
19th November 2019

I’m French, I hav...

I’m French, I have to say there is a lack of diversity and good restaurant in bath, but nice Italian and Thai place nonetheless. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1343751
18th November 2019

The prices for li...

The prices for living and transportation are horrendous and not very student budget friendly. otherwise, the city is beautiful and has many cultural events and social activities on offer. There are many shops and restaurants to please various tastes and satisfy different needs. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member643747
18th November 2019

One of the UK’s u...

One of the UK’s unsung cities - beautiful architectural landscape with a vast number of shops, restaurants, bars and cafes. Eating out is exceptional with some fantastic restaurants. Nights out are slightly limited due to the city being quite small. Public transport is great although the city centre can get extremely busy with lots of traffic at peak hours. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1243746
18th November 2019

Small yet beautif...

Small yet beautiful town, life is cozy read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1043255
7th November 2019

quite expensive c...

quite expensive compare to cities I have lived in before read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member843252
7th November 2019

Peaceful, safe an...

Peaceful, safe and small, which is convenient to hang out and have fun. But very few takeout food read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member442794
17th October 2019

Such a beautiful...

Such a beautiful city, great variety of shops and cute cafes and coffee shops and very aesthetically pleasing. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1011006
10th July 2015

Good bus services...

Good bus services, always something to do read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
CourteousPrancer1350
10th July 2015

Beautiful city, e...

Beautiful city, expensive to live and the nights out need improving read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
girlbehindthebook
10th July 2015

Lovely Town with...

Lovely Town with so much to do , if I was rich it would be a lot more enjoyable read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member410879
10th July 2015

Bath is an incred...

Bath is an incredible city, doesn't matter where you're from in the world, you're always welcome here read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member810857
10th July 2015

Bit pricey but on...

Bit pricey but only if you don't know where to go, and use the many student deals! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member710816
10th July 2015

Great place for s...

Great place for shopping and living location, although the prices for students is harrowing. Has a variety of local and popular shops, which makes shopping easy and fun! Although, the public transport in town is very good, outside of town is hit and miss most of the time. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1210769
10th July 2015

Bath is amazing,...

Bath is amazing, beautiful and exciting. A relatively small city which offers everything you could possibly need. Yes it's expensive but it's worth it. Nights out are good but the venues are relatively small, you're better going to Bristol or London for a big night out which can be easily accessed by train or bus. Shopping and social activities are excellent as there is lots to do and see. In all, Bath is an incredible and beautiful city that has everything you could possibly need. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
WA1994
10th July 2015

On the expensive...

On the expensive side, but beautiful area with a great music scene, clubs are average but Bristol is close enough to be a viable option there. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member810756
10th July 2015

So many restauran...

So many restaurants to choose from! Varied and not too expensive nightlife, but also fancy cocktail bars if there's a birthday. Loads of buses, rent is expensive though! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member710427
6th July 2015

High cost of livi...

High cost of living. Public transport unreliable - always late, overcrowded and often doesn't even turn up. Better to go Bristol for a night out. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member1210347
5th July 2015

Beautiful city wi...

Beautiful city with loads to do read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member410089
4th July 2015

Nicest city in th...

Nicest city in the UK! Traffic can be a problem though read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member635903
23rd April 2015

Bath is a wonderf...

Bath is a wonderful city, safe for students and plenty going on! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member114355
23rd April 2015

EXPENSIVE - not a...

EXPENSIVE - not a cheap place to live read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Katebei
23rd April 2015

Quite expensive t...

Quite expensive to live in Bath in terms of rent, but the quality of living here is great. Shopping is amazing and you have Bristol just a short train ride away. Night life is good and all within easy access. The public transport to uni is very frequent and reliable. read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
member52160
21st April 2015

Fabulous city, bu...

Fabulous city, but very expensive! read more

Cost of Living
Eating Out
Nights Out
Shopping
Public Transport
All reviews are the views of StudentCrowd members, not of StudentCrowd Limited problem with this review?
Thanks for the feedback!
StudentCrowd is free to use, but in order to report, vote, and leave reviews, you need to create a free account.