Famous for its Georgian architecture and natural hot springs, Bath is a World Heritage City and recently secured the coveted UNESCO title of one of only ten ‘Great Spa Towns of Europe’. The city is also named one of the ‘Worlds Greatest Places’ in TIME’s annual list. It is a rich cultural destination and a hugely popular place to live, work and visit.


Bath is renowned for its excellent schools and universities, which are a big draw for families looking to relocate to the city. Holburne Park is within easy reach of a wide selection of choices, from primary to post-16 education, including highly regarded independents plus sought-after state schools.

Here, you’ll find a summary of the range of options available across both the independent and state school sectors within three miles of Holburne Park.

Senior Schools & Sixth Forms

Secondary state and independent schools include King Edward’s School within walking distance, with Prior Park School, Beechen Cliff School, Ralph Allen School, Kingswood School and Monkton Combe School all within a 5-mile radius of Holburne Park.

Infant, Prep and Junior Schools

There are a wide range of state primary schools to choose from within three miles of Holburne Park. To help focus such a broad selection, each of the following have a minimum rating of ‘Good’ by Ofsted (apart from the Free schools not rated by the regulator).


With many green spaces, sporting clubs and activities on your doorstep it is easy to stay active in Bath.

A trim trail providing a pathway down to the Kennet and Avon Canal will form part of the development at Holburne Park giving easy access to leisurely waterside walks and activities.

The Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, almost surrounds Bath and is easily accessible from Holburne Park.

Bath Boating Station, Bath Golf Club and the Health and Wellbeing Club at the Bath Spa Hotel are all within walking distance of Holburne Park.

Historic Bath

As the only city in the UK to be designated a UNESCO World Heritage City, Bath is rich in history and boasts many opportunities to discover the stories that will bring this history to life.

Bath is featured in many period dramas including the latest Netflix blockbuster, Bridgerton. The city has an array of superb galleries, museums and buildings of historic interest.

The Holburne Museum, Pulteney Bridge and Bath Abbey are all within a mile of Holburne Park.

Transport Connections

Holburne Park is ideally situated for easy access to the M4 motorway and Bath Spa Railway Station.

Bath has a well-connected local bus service and its proximity to excellent infrastructure makes it the ideal place from which to commute to London and other major cities.

Journey time to London Paddington from Bath Spa is 1 hour 18 minutes.*

*Monday to Friday. Source gwr.com, October 2020.