Stories & News

All the latest news and stories from Combe Grove.

A visit from a travel photographer

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Not long ago we were visited by photographer and blogger Lauren Athalia, who came all the way from Nashville in Tennessee, to explore the UK. She packed a lot into her trip, including a visit to us, which she documented with her camera, and clearly, she is incredibly talented. We especially love her shots of […]

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Our five favourite ways to feel good

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There are endless ways to nourish mind, body and soul amongst the beautiful woodland and inspiring views at Combe Grove. Whether you are stopping by for half an hour with a friend, or planning a stay here, we’ve complied our five top ways to reset the clock and leave with a spring in your step. […]

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Things to do in September

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September is for fresh starts and new beginnings. It’s time to head back to school and welcome the university freshers to our great city, time to enjoy the last of the balmy summer evenings and get ready to embrace the cosiness of Autumn. Whether you’re arriving in Bath for the first time, or returning for […]

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Summer at The American Museum

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If you’ve been to Combe Grove, you will have experienced our breath-taking view. Our neighbours at The American Museum have an equally stunning view and we went along with Visit Bath for a tour of the house and grounds to find out about the exciting things happening in the coming year. The museum is home […]

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Apprenticeships Open Day

Thursday 27th July 2-5pm In March, the Elmhurst Foundation became the new guardians of Combe Grove and as a charitable organisation, our first objective is to create high quality apprenticeships. Our enhanced apprenticeships will include opportunities to engage with the local community, broaden your work experience, extend your learning with additional qualifications & courses, and a […]

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Flower Power

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Summer is in full swing here on Brassknocker Hill. We have been lucky enough to have lots of good weather with (hopefully) more to come, so if you’re visiting we highly recommend a stroll around the grounds, where you may spot a few colourful new additions… Our gardener Ash has been very busy with trowel […]

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Modern Souvenir at Combe Grove

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You may have spotted a special guest who came to stay at Combe Grove as part of her 200th anniversary celebration. The gilded bust of Jane Austen, who resided in the lounge last month, has now departed for the Guildhall where she will attend a ball in her honour. In her place, stand five beautiful […]

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Summer photoshoot

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We’ve been enjoying some fabulous weather recently, so it seemed like the perfect time to take advantage of the sunshine and get outdoors with a camera. We invited local photography students Elle Bracher and Alena Nicholson to join us and were really impressed by their energy & creativity – they didn’t really need us at […]

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Freshwater swimming: Our top outdoor spots

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Our outdoor swimming pool at Combe Grove is a great place to kick back and relax in the British sunshine, and if the weather’s bad, you can always rely on our indoor swimming pool with its expansive view. However, if you fancy something a little fresher this summer, there are plenty of wild swimming hotspots […]

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A New Wellness Suite at Thermae Bath Spa

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Since Roman times, Bath has been known for its healing waters and the famous Thermae Bath Spa, a must-see for visitors and a favourite with locals too. In the heart of the city, the Thermae Spa benefits from Britain’s only naturally warm, mineral rich waters, and is the ultimate experience for those looking to relax […]

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