Hoteliers Ian and Christa Taylor have completed the purchase of their second property in Bath.
Villa Magdala, a 20-room Victorian villa on Henrietta Road in the city, will complement the property they already own, the Abbey hotel on North Parade.
Ian Taylor said: "We are very excited to have acquired a second site in the city and look forward to developing great synergy between the two properties.
"With a strong base of business in place for the summer months we will continue to operate without making any immediate changes; however we look forward to developing the business going forward and introducing new ideas and concepts that will enhance the offering.
"Something that will be very important to us from day one is to deliver the same great customer service and warm hospitality that has become synonymous with the Abbey hotel, this makes a real difference to the guest experience."
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