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On the quayside of the Floating Harbor, The Bristol Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from Brunel's SS Great Britain. It has stylish rooms, free internet and a riverside restaurant.

The light and airy rooms feature modern furniture and many have views across the harbor. They feature a flat-screen TV and beds have duck down duvets and crisp white linen. Bathrooms include power shower and designer toiletries.

With huge floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning river views, the River Grille restaurant serves modern English cuisine including fresh local fish, Somerset beef and West Country cheeses.

The elegant River Lounge offers light snacks, afternoon teas and a fine wine list. Guests can also relax in the Shore Café Bar.

Queens Square and the Arnolfini Gallery are both just 650 feet away. Castle Park and The Galleries shopping center are 10 minutes’ walk.

This is our guests' favorite part of Bristol, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.5 for a two-person trip.

The Bristol Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 27, 2010

Currency Exchange: Need local currency? This property has currency exchange on site.

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Bristol, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.5

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Buffet

Parking available at the hotel

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Queen Square
    0.1 miles
  • We The Curious
    0.2 miles
  • Bristol Old Vic
    0.2 miles
  • M Shed
    0.2 miles
  • Bristol hippodrome
    0.2 miles
  • Bristol Cathedral
    0.2 miles
  • The Matthew
    0.2 miles
  • Baldwin Street
    0.2 miles
  • Bristol Central Library
    0.2 miles
  • Wapping Wharf
    0.3 miles
Top attractions
  • Bristol Temple Meads Station
    0.7 miles
  • Cabot Circus
    0.8 miles
  • Clifton
    1.2 miles
  • Bristol Zoo
    1.4 miles
  • Ashton Court
    1.8 miles
  • Bristol Parkway Station
    5 miles
  • Oldfield Park Train Station
    10.5 miles
  • Royal Crescent
    10.8 miles
  • The Circus Bath
    11 miles
  • The Roman Baths
    11.3 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River River Avon
    0 miles
Closest Airports
  • Bristol Airport
    6.6 miles
  • Cardiff Airport
    32.3 miles
  • Gloucestershire Airport
    35.8 miles
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1 Restaurant On Site

    The River Grille

    Food: Steakhouse

Amenities of The Bristol Hotel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Bingo Off-site Additional charge
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance Off-site Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours
  • Stand-up comedy Off-site Additional charge
  • Bar crawls
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Nightclub/DJ
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed) and costs GBP 12 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Currency exchange
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • Safe
General
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
Health & Wellness Facilities
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Finnish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Latvian
  • Polish
  • Swedish
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House rules The Bristol Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

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The fine print

Guests can drive into the car park taking the normal entrance ticket and then visit the hotel reception desk to purchase the exit parking ticket.

Parking is available in the adjacent NCP car park for a fee of GBP 12 per exit.

Please note that extra beds are limited, and must be requested in advance.

Please note, a maximum of 9 rooms per booking are permitted.

When booking 10 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements may apply

Dogs are allowed subject to availability and hotel terms and conditions. The hotel policy agreement must be signed prior to arrival.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Please inform The Bristol Hotel of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

FAQs about The Bristol Hotel

  • Room options at The Bristol Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Suite

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Bristol Hotel by:

    • Taxi 20min

  • The Bristol Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Cycling
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Bike tours
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Stand-up comedy
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Bar crawls
    • Live music/Performance
    • Walking tours
    • Bingo

  • Check-in at The Bristol Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • The Bristol Hotel is 500 feet from the center of Bristol.

  • Guests staying at The Bristol Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Buffet

  • The prices at The Bristol Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Bristol Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • The River Grille