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Brandon Hill Nature Park

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A nice place to relax

We have good views of Bristol while ascending the hill of the park to go to the Cabot Tower. A nice... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nicosia, Cyprus

Our visitors from Cambridge were also delighted to start their visit climbing to the highest point... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Peter B
Somerset, United Kingdom
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  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
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“cabot tower”(47 reviews)
“highest point”(3 reviews)
“city centre”(9 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have good views of Bristol while ascending the hill of the park to go to the Cabot Tower. A nice place to relax and spot squirrels.

Thank Elinamic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our visitors from Cambridge were also delighted to start their visit climbing to the highest point in Bristol!

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great play park catering to all ages. There were squirrels running around literally everywhere which was adorable

Thank Georgette J
Reviewed August 15, 2018

The highest point in the city with a gurt tower on the top, providing incredible views. There is a nature area, steeply grassed areas (with plenty of seats to take a breather!) and a lovely children's play area, which kept our two amused for almost...More

Thank T1m0te1
Reviewed July 1, 2018

Place to go for amazing views also picnics and to enjoy sunny weather. Lots of different exits and entrances so worth going in different ways to experience various views.

Thank yummy88877
Reviewed June 26, 2018

The grim and dirty feeling of Park Street and Berkeley Square, where I was staying, gave way to Brandon Hill and the freshness and calmness was immediate. Squirrels scratching up the trees, they were so close I could hear their claws. The views are impressive...More

Thank helene4562018
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

One of the best central parks, fabulous views over the river and south part of the city. The park has nicely defined sections, children's play park, pond area, Cabot tower and generally lovely turfed areas. Great place for a picnic just a short walk from...More

Thank Patrick B
Reviewed June 22, 2018

This venue provides a view of ‘Bristol and is ideal for walking and surveying various perspectives of Bristol.

Thank Callie A
Reviewed June 14, 2018

This is on the way to Cabot tower and is quiet and scenic too. make way for the odd squirrel to run past you or just stop to be fed nuts.

Thank errol20
Reviewed June 4, 2018

it was good to look at in the pics but i didn't go cause i'm stuck in school doing travel work but it has some really good reviews

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