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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came to Bristol to attend a function nearby and had a wonderful stay at the hotel. The staff were attentive, the room was comfortable, the ambience in the public areas was fantastic and the meals we had were excellent. While it is a little pricy, we will be back. If I have to find fault with something, it would... More 

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights at the hotel. 1st deal breaker is the car park, which is attached to the hotel. Yes you have to pay for parking but you can park on the same level as your room (spaces permitting). The hotel is located away from the shopping centre and has a prime spot near to all the bars and... More 

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One night stay to meet old friends. Every aspect of stay was very good, including decent shower. Unusually for me away, slept like a log! Great to have a window that opened. Staff were welcoming, friendly and professional without exception.

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Wilmington
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just stayed and had a wonderful time. Very comfortable bed, nice assortment of pillows, divinely scented bath products and more. My Room overlooked the river, had a window that opened.(!) and breakfast was very good. I really enjoyed my stay and would highly recommend. The concierge did an excellent job of making me feel welcome and invited all questions.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is perfect as its smack bang in the middle of Bristol. Was here for a function and the food and accommodation was great. Would highly recommend going. The car parking was a little tight going up the second floor, but apart from that all good and would visit again.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great hotel with very friendly staff. Stayed here two nights for our anniversary. We were surprised with macaroons and strawberries in our room along with a congratulations note. We were given a Deluxe Double room on the 6th floor which was spacious, clean, very comfortable, and had a stunning view! The location was central and a short walk to pretty... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed in this hotel for 1 night after a long day shopping in Bristol. This hotel is in a wonderful central location. We had a room with a view over the harbour which was pleasant to look at. The hotel staff are so helpful and polite. Dressing gowns and slippers and coffee and tea making facilities. The hotel is spotless,... More 

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Told the staff it was a three day birthday treat for my wife wanted a nice room with a view. Ended up in a closet they call an executive room. No drawers to put clothing away a tiny closet. This is a short stay business room. Should have stayed in the Double Tree.

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Farnham
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Have stayed at The Bristol a few times now and have always been well satisfied on all counts, particularly the location of the hotel and the convenience and the hotel subsidised adjoining car park. Not as good value as previously but still worth it for the occasional leisure trip.

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Comfortable and well set up, the Bristol offers what you pay for. Good service from reception, the Times available for patron, and a buffet breakfast that will satisfy everyone. With a very central location, and some rooms facing the water, it was a good hotel for a business trip.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to The Bristol!Anyone spending any length of time in Bristol is likely to come across The Bristol. Sitting pretty on the quayside of the Floating Harbour, this luxury Bristol hotel is surrounded by the best of Bristol's Old City and maritime history: Bristol Old Vic and the beautifully restored Queen Square, Bristol Cathedral and at Bristol across Pero's Bridge and of course The Arnolfini, Bristol's celebrated contemporary arts centre, right next door.For all these reasons, The Bristol is hard to avoid, even by visitors who are staying elsewhere. Those who do stay at our hotel in Bristol get to experience our great location, greatly reduced overnight car park rates of £5 at the adjacent NCP, the fresh, modern luxury of our bedrooms, and the chic cuisine and quayside ambience of The River Grille and Shore Café Bar.Make sure you are among them and choose The Bristol, the finest Bristol Hotel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Bristol

Address: Prince Street, Bristol BS1 4QF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range: $131 - $361 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bristol 4*
Number of rooms: 187
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Also Known As:
The Hotel Bristol
Bristol The Hotel
Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in Bristol
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bristol
#2 Business Hotel in Bristol
#2 Family Hotel in Bristol
#3 Luxury Hotel in Bristol
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“6th floor dockside great views of Clifton . Go Queens Square side if you want quieter side.”
 of 5 bubbles Bonzodogdoodadog, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river facing room”
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“Water view”
 of 5 bubbles Fleur187069, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Waterfront views are great. Disabled persons room was just what we wanted.”
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“Ask for a river view room”
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