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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Stayed here with friends. Everything was really well done. The decor is understated & elegant. The rooms are well equipped & the beds are more comfortable than my V-spring at home. Breakfast is fresh & very well cooked. The service is helpful, polite & cheerful. Well done Number 38!

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Stroud, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a surprise for our anniversary. It certainly has the wow factor. On arrival we were buzzed in. The place is immaculate. We were on the top floor, the stairs are steep but banisters sturdy. We were in a fabulous suite, see piectures. Pannelling painted a beautiful dark blue throughout. There is a selection of drinks in the mini...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to love in Bristol and decided when passing through for one night to meet some old friends that I would splash out on somewhere nice. I booked the West Loft Suite, which was a beautiful room - double aspect with views of the Downs at the front and over the whole of the city out the back. The...

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Bergerac, France
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice change from big plastic hotels. Lovely rooms; big; comfortable; luxurious; beautifully and cleverly designed. Stylish and chic. No real competition in the Clifton area. Prices have increased sharply for this hotel recently. It is still worth it but is really quite pricey for this area. Excellent breakfast. Nice, friendly staff who are helpful. On-street parking (with a loaned permit)...

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Singapore
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Stayed 2 nights with my husband and myself in room 1 which was the East Loft and my son in room 8 which was at the basement level. As others have said, the lofts are huge with views of the park on one side and the city on the other. The loft room was twice the size of the smaller...

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

When you travel as much as I do, you come to appreciate the finer things in life (and the details). If you are like me then this place is right up your street. I am sick over priced chain hotels with no character and a shove them in, turn the covers and 'that'll do' attitude then Number 38 is somewhere...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

My husband and I needed to stay overnight with 24 hours’ notice in Bristol last week and I used the opportunity to stay at a hotel I had admired externally for some time, but had never stayed. Whilst it was no where near the best deal I could get in Bristol at short notice on the usual ‘last minute’ hotel...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

Small room, no drawers or wardrobe just pegs on wall. Can hear noise from adjacent or rooms above. Lounge & all ground floor shut & locked after 8pm so can only go to room. Girls are very pleasant. Parking can be difficult in busy road outside. We were told by staff that it is a B & B not a...

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London
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Stated at the hotel on a business trip and was very please with the beautifully styled room and friendly service. Mince pies and port were set up by the fireplace which made a lovely start to my evening. Breakfast was top quality and I found all the staff friendly and professional. I will defiantly stay here again.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Myself and my wife stayed here for one night while taking in a show in the city. Our room was compact, comfortable and well appointed. The staff were very friendly and the breakfast was excellent. It is a lovely small boutique hotel with 9 rooms and a great place to stay. It is on the edge of Clifton Downs. We...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We offer ten stylish bedrooms in a recently refurbished Georgian merchant’s house at the top of the city. We offer an alternative to the corporate environment of city hotels, providing a contemporary 'home away from home' feel — focusing on the highest level of comfort and care. With panoramic city views from the rear of the building and the vast expanse of Clifton Downs to the front we are ideally placed for a short stop-over or weekend city break. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Number Thirty Eight

Address: 38 Upper Belgrave Road | Clifton, Bristol BS8 2XN, England (Formerly Downs View Guest House)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range: $224 - $350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Top room if you can get up there. Great view front and back.”
  • Street
  • Relaxing
  • Shower
  • Clifton common
  • Fabulous bed
  • Over bristol
  • Fabulous
  • TV
 of 5 bubbles LindsayD99, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Loft room was huge with nice views”
 of 5 bubbles anya77, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Suggest a superior room with a city view to avoid traffic noise from the front and you get an amazing view!”
  • Room with one hell of a view!
 of 5 bubbles MatthewA217, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Some rooms are down two floors.”
 of 5 bubbles F118ARpaulinem, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask a room overlooking the back of the hotel to avoid car noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 339mariv, 7 Nov 2016 | Read review
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