Our pick of some of the best gifts you can buy at Bath Christmas Market…
Looking for Christmas present inspiration? You’ve come to the right place! The Bath Christmas Market elves have put together some gift ideas from their pick of the stallholders this year. Trying to find unique, thoughtful and original presents to surprise your friends and family is always a challenge, but with more than 150 chalets to choose from, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect gift at Bath Christmas Market…
Colourful, twinkling and fairly-traded, Paperstarlights’ handmade star lanterns will brighten up any room with their warm and cosy glow. Their chalet in Abbey Churchyard also offers a range of ceramic drawer knobs and accessories to add something special to the home.
Making Abbey Street their home at the Market this year, Shakspeare Glass have a range of handmade blown glass inspired by Somerset and the West Country. Browse their vases, bowls, paperweights and baubles and pick up a lovingly crafted piece of homeware.
You can’t go wrong with something sweet, and Grown Up Marshmallows are truly indulgent. With flavours ranging from Sicilian Lemon to Salted Peanut and Caramel – and even gin – each gourmet marshmallow is flavoured using ethically sourced ingredients and fresh fruit, and is seriously moreish!
Make for The Potted Game Company on Bath Street for a selection of award-winning wild game paté. Made in the Cotswold Hills and the perfect festive treat, look out for flavours like wild boar, venison and duck.
Offering prints, cards and mugs featuring illustrations inspired by the great outdoors, Studio Taro is the ideal place to find a wonderful gift for the art-lover in your life. Each product is based on the drawings of Hannah Elliot, a Bristol-based illustrator.
Expect artwork that stands out at The Stencil Shed’s chalet, on York Street. An exciting fusion of spray paint, street art and carpentry, each piece is designed and handmade by Syd, a graffiti artist based in Bristol.
For ale lovers, look no further than Kettlesmith Brewery. Based locally in Bradford-on-Avon, the microbrewery will be at the Market selling their premium-quality ales as individual bottles, gift packs and in mini-kegs.
For the perfect festive tipple, check out Beckford’s of Bath. Traders of exotic spirits and with their roots firmly in Bath – they’re named after historic resident William Beckford – their range of rums are blended with flavours like caramel and British Cassis.
A new Bath brand, Ubiety is the perfect choice for ethical gifting. Selling body and home fragrance products made with essential oils, vegan and environmentally friendly ingredients, all their botanical products smell heavenly, with profits going to the local Dorothy House Hospice Care.
Keep your loved ones warm this winter with a gorgeously luxurious scarf, throw or poncho made with British or Irish wool. Born out of a desire to offer products either made in the UK, fairly traded or recycled, Wild Wool‘s passion for natural materials is showcased in each of their pieces.
For beautifully designed and crafted sleepwear for both mother and child, Bath-based Sleepy Doe’s chalet is the place to go. With whimsical designs, their clothes are 100% organic.
Putting the joy into playtime, Hullabaloo handmake wooden musical and percussion instruments and sound animals sounding uncannily real! Head to their chalet on Abbey Green to test out some of their fun noises.
Not forgetting your furry friends, Bath Country Pets sell all manner of pet products, from durable leather collars and leads to dishes and toys. Designed with a country feel, your pet will be the most stylish in town!
Guaranteed to get tails wagging, Four Legged Fancies are an award-winning bakery just for dogs based on the outskirts of Bath. Expect natural, handmade treats and biscuits with a fun twist, all packaged with the perfect festive feel.Browse All Chalets
For something a bit different, check out our online shop and browse our range of attraction tickets and packages. Whether you’re present-buying for someone who’d like to soak in Bath’s thermal spa waters, or for a lover of all things Jane Austen, an experience package, granting access to some of the city’s top attractions, will give a loved one a day out to remember!