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Great walk from the museum to cafes etc.

My wife and I walked from the city centre across Princes Street Bridge to the docks with so many... read more

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Kenneth M
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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Birthday with family

We had an amazing Sunday lunch. Staff were so friendly and accommodating. We were a party of 6 and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Sara I
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All reviews ss great britain harbour festival market stalls great place to walk millennium square steam train nice walk harbour side boat trip sunny day walk around other attractions couple of hours boats stroll waterside housing
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I walked from the city centre across Princes Street Bridge to the docks with so many differing aspects. Including a superb butchers shop in a couple of the new units there.

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing Sunday lunch. Staff were so friendly and accommodating. We were a party of 6 and we all opted for the roast dinner sharing board. This came with 3 roast meats, pork with crackling, lamb and beef. The roast potatoes were good,...More

Thank Sara I
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry to say been passing Bristol on the M5 for 40 years and never been. Big mistake. Lively, fun, interesting. A mix of restored old history and cutting edge. Full of people walking, running, rowing, cycling and watching the world go by

Thank Rod S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in a waterfront hotel for an evening event in the city and could watch the regular ferries passing by from the centre to either Trample Meads or Hotwells. The M shed free museum was nearby but the Arnofini was being redeveloped. Cabot’s Matthew...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was fortunate to visit on an open day with lots of stuff going on. Cranes working, steam train active and boat trips round the docks. Well worth a visit

Thank Skinut79
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best things in life are free and a walk along both towpaths of the extensive Bristol dock area will cost you zilch, except if you want to specifically visit the SS Great Britain although you can go round that when undertaking your docks discovery....More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a couple of hours to kill before heading to a wedding. Always love heading to the dock area of a city. Interesting to see how theses old working ports are transformed into new landscapes. Here you will find museums, galleries,restaurants and bars, There was...More

1  Thank leither71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Histoical city which can entertain you for the weekend with no problem except what to visit or see first. the docks are interesting to have a walk around both sides, water taxi to get to other side. Lovely restaurants and local food to try. Recommend...More

Thank Jane T
Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Ok for a walk and if you are looking for restaurant. A big place in the middle and a planetarium. Boat stop on the side for Center or harbour side.

Thank lilie4561
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Nice place to wander at the weekend. Little stalls to shop at and plenty of places to eat. Good place to watch the boats and life in Bristol.

Thank Sam3314
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dave20000
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Zamps1987 | Reviewed this property |
There is in Shirehampton/Avonmouth and also is Brislington :)
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Lois B
March 13, 2015|
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Response from idcarmichael | Reviewed this property |
Take the M4 on to The M32 Follow to the End of M32 and Turn Left follow duel carriageway and the signs to the Docks U cant miss it or get lost at docks plenty of carparking
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Lois B
March 13, 2015|
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Response from sandra n | Reviewed this property |
Hi.you need to get onto the M5 from the M4 then get off at junction 18.Take the A4 Portway and continue to Hotwells . Follow the signs from there to the City Docks. Enjoy !
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