Bristol

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Wills Memorial Building featuring heritage elements, night scenes and a city
With a youthful arts and entertainment scene,international festivals, as well as family-friendly attractions, Bristolis one of the liveliest cities in Britain today. And that’s all on top of thelocally brewed beers, ciders and museums and historical sites.

The River Avon is the lifeblood of Bristoland the harbour is a great place to start your visit. The harbour was a centrefor shipbuilding now it’s been given a new lease of as the city’s hub forculture and entertainment. It’s the location of the annual BristolHarbour Festival, one of Britain's biggest festivals, and home to the steamshipSS Great Britain. Buy a ticket, get on board to learn and more about thehistory of this storied ship and why it was considered a marvel in its time.

In the centre of town is the St.Nicholas Market. Spend a morning or afternoon browsing the stallsselling everything from old records and handmade jewellery to hot sauces. OnWednesday there’s fresh local produce at the Farmers Market and you can enjoy tastysnacks made with local ingredients. Wash your food down with a Somerset cideror beer from a local brewery.

In the evenings Bristolhas a wide range of entertainment, from classical music and theatre in theColston Hall in BristolOld Vic and the Bristol Hippodrome, to quirky bars and greatunderground clubs playing the best in electronic music.

With attractions such as At-Bristol, Bristol Aquarium,Bristol Zoo Gardens and M Shed, there’s plenty for the kids to do where theyget to learn something too. Check out the Clifton Suspension Bridge, which isjust a short drive from the city centre, giving incredible views over theregion. Families will appreciate the city’s festivals such as the BristolFestival of Nature the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta, Europe's largestevent for hot-air balloons and the Bristol Festival of Puppetry.

Bristol is one of thewarmest and sunniest cities in Britain thanks to its location in the south andthe proximity to the Atlantic Ocean. Outside the warm season, which runs fromMay to September, you‘ll find cheaper deals than during the summer months.

It is easy to travel around Bristoland the city thanks to its great public transport. Make use of the excellentbus or rent a bike and discover why this city is considered so bike friendly.

Where to stay in Bristol

Future Inn Bristol
Future Inn Bristol
4 out of 5
Bond Street South, Bristol, England, BS1 3EN
The price is €90 per night from 5 Feb to 6 Feb
€90
per night
5 Feb - 6 Feb
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Bristol. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and breakfast. Our guests praise the clean rooms in their reviews. Popular ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (1,218 reviews)
"Great location with parking in the centre of Bristol makes this hotel a rare find. Breakfast was delicious and the Chophouse does a great burger. Room facilities were good, exactly what I’d expect from a city centre hotel. Comfy beds and surprisingly quiet considering the location."

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2023

Future Inn Bristol
The Bristol Hotel
The Bristol Hotel
4 out of 5
Prince Street, Bristol, England, BS1 4QF
The price is €105 per night from 16 Feb to 17 Feb
€105
per night
16 Feb - 17 Feb
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Bristol. Enjoy free WiFi, 2 bars/lounges and 2 coffee shops/cafes. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (1,020 reviews)
50th birthday
"Amazing weekend. Stayed for my wife's 50th. They placed a bottle of prosecco and a decorated plate of macaroons in the room. Great attentive service. Well recommend this hotel."

Reviewed on 30 Jan 2023

The Bristol Hotel
Delta Hotels by Marriott Bristol City Centre
Delta Hotels by Marriott Bristol City Centre
4 out of 5
2 Lower Castle Street, Old Market, Bristol, England, BS1 3AD
The price is €90 per night from 5 Feb to 6 Feb
€90
per night
5 Feb - 6 Feb
Stay at this 4-star business-friendly hotel in Bristol. Enjoy free WiFi, breakfast and room service. Our guests praise the bar and the helpful staff in their ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (1,024 reviews)
Cold weather in Bristol
"Good stay in Bristol. Dropping my son back off to Uni."

Reviewed on 23 Jan 2023

Delta Hotels by Marriott Bristol City Centre
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.
Dream Stays Bath - Southbank
Dream Stays Bath - Southbank
3.5 out of 5
109 High St, Bath, England, BA1 4DG
Stay at this 3.5-star holiday home in Bath. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a kitchen. Popular attractions Royal Victoria Park and Twerton Park are located ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
Comfortably bee home
"What a fantastic place to stay. You need to visit to see the beauty of the apartment. From the pure luxury of the furnishings down to interesting decor. I would very highly recommend this place, so much tI would draw me back to bath just for this. Thank you very much."

Reviewed on 15 Jan 2023

Dream Stays Bath - Southbank
Redmayne House
Redmayne House
3.5 out of 5
4 Whiteladies Rd, Bristol, England, BS8 1PD
Stay at this 3.5-star apartment in Bristol. Enjoy free WiFi, a Smart TV and digital TV. Popular attractions Victoria Rooms and Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery ...
5/5 Exceptional! (2 reviews)
Great place
"Was really great space and in a good location"

Reviewed on 9 May 2022

Redmayne House
Beech House
Beech House
4 out of 5
6 Saint Paul's Road, Clifton, Bristol, England, BS8 1LT
Stay at this 4-star apartment in Bristol. Enjoy free WiFi, on-site parking and a flat-screen TV. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy rooms in their ...
4.7/5 Exceptional! (124 reviews)
"Great little apartment! It’s small, but had everything we needed. The shower is fabulous!"

Reviewed on 2 Oct 2022

Beech House
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

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