If you go
WHERE TO STAY The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa 16 Royal Crescent 011-44-1225-823-333 royalcrescent.co.uk The most discerning visitors to Bath will find this five-star hotel most commodious, with neoclassical proportions and sumptuous furnishings. It is located in the center of the Royal Crescent, the finest address in Bath. Double rooms start at $358.
WHERE TO EAT The Pump Room Restaurant
Roman Baths, Abbey Church Yard 011-44-1225-444-477 romanbaths.co.uk/pumproomrestaurant Hang out in true Georgian surroundings, just as Jane Austen and her contemporaries would have done. Advance reservations are advised, and the restaurant is not open in the evenings. Main courses cost around $18; afternoon tea runs $30.