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Hope Street in Bristol RI

The first emotion when you enter Hope Street in Bristol RI is that you are in quintessential New... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bristol, Rhode Island
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Driving through Bristol is always a joy. Hope Street oak Street is packed with restaurants stores... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
Sandra H
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The first emotion when you enter Hope Street in Bristol RI is that you are in quintessential New England. The antique-style street lamps, the lovely gift shops, cozy restaurants, and not a single gas station. Then you leave the commercial district and you are introduced...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Driving through Bristol is always a joy. Hope Street oak Street is packed with restaurants stores coffee shops. It's a nice place to walk through and see the sights.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sandra H
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Lovely street with many shops & restaurants along with historic homes with well-manicured yards. Gives one the feel for the town of Bristol.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

Enjoyed a stroll in this area, (plus Main Street and the waterfront) for the beautiful buildings and ambience

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Lilacwheaty
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Hope Street in Bristol, R.I. particularly "Loafer's Corner" is where the locals hang out and discuss antique cars, recent local news, people watch, etc. Loafer's Corner is on the intersection of Hope and State Street. When in town look for the locals sitting on the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank sammy046
Reviewed September 1, 2018

We spent the day in Bristol, RI and enjoyed it very much. It's a great place to walk around and there are several stores to browse.....and buy too, if you so desire. My favorite place is always sitting by the water. We always stop in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank ibw59
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

What a beautiful street. It is lined on both sides with huge double baskets of begonias. There is a red, white and blue line pained down the center of the street (I believe from a Fourth of July parade). Beautiful tree lined street with stately...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank AJandCin
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Bristol is a gem of a little New England town. Hope Street is the quintessential New England street with historic homes, shops, and restaurants.

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank batlombardi
Reviewed June 25, 2018

Basically the main street of Bristol with charming, imposing, and sweet homes to stroll past. It was several weeks before the Fourth of July, so I suspect the many flags and even red-white-and-blue buntings were standard.Very pleasant for a walk. Love that the street's centerline...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Lulu22902
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Great shady sidewalks and lots of small shop and places to catch a bite to eat. Good mix of locals and tourists. Lots of historical buildings to view...churches, schools, and Bristol Historical Society nearby.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Lois B
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October 13, 2016|
Response from HowlnBubba | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know. Being in Bristol it shouldn't be hard for you to find out locally.
June 7, 2016|
Response from shamrockri1 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few public parking lots, in Bristol. I do not believe they allow overnight parking. 1, lower State Street, next to 44 State Street 2. A town lot near Thames and Church Street, across from the Robin Rug... More
June 7, 2016|
Response from JCioc | Reviewed this property |
Yes, off of Thames Street, but it is paid parking. Most other spots you have to have a tag for parking on certain streets, but we have many public parking spots available. On our 4th of July no parking on the parade route.