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Drybrook, Gloucestershire
Reviewed today NEW

A lovely hotel. We always stay here when visiting Bristol for theatre/concert weekend trips. The staff are very attentive, polite and very helpful. Breakfast is good quality and the staff ensure you have everything you need. The reception staff are very helpful. Check in and out is very smooth. The location is great as it is only a 2 minute...

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Excellent location, cleanliness and overall experience. Room was lovely and provided everything we needed. Check in was easy, car park great value for money. Staff very helpful in accommodating personal needs.

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Aarhus, Denmark
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Got this hotel recommended being one of the good ones in Bristol. It sure was, and already at check-in I experienced that. Super service from front desk arranging a room change to a bigger room that original booked. The room was good maintained at with all facilities needed. The restaurant at the hotel was fully booked due to Valentines Day,...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to Bristol for one night and booked here as we stayed here last time in Bristol and thought it was good. It is especially good if you arrive with a car as there is a car park right next door to the main entrance in Prince Street and the hotel will give you a ticket to get out...

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Rochester, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived at around 1.30pm, a little earlier than the 2pm checking in time. This was no problem except that there was only one receptionist for what was becoming a crowded reception. We had been allocated a Deluxe double bedded room on the 6th floor. Our room overlooked other parts of the hotel but gave a skyline view of the...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

good, location, nice rooms, helpful staff, excellent deal for the car park. would definitely return. try to get a room on the water side, but our room although on the city side was a nice size with all the little luxuries you look for.

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Bristol_GM1, Guest Relations Manager at The Bristol, responded to this review

Dear Ian C, Thank you for leaving us a great review, we appreciate your feedback. I am pleased you enjoyed our nice rooms and helpful staff and we look forward to welcoming you back to The Bristol again in the near future, Sincerely Mariana Martins Guest relations manager

Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

The hotel is in a great location. Lady with dark curly hair checked us in (didn't catch her came) and could not have been more friendly or helpful! Room clean and comfortable. Would definitely stay again.

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Very comfortable location, lots of artsy places nearby, really good food at the restaurant and nice cosy rooms, can't ask for much more to be honest! I'd definitely stay here again if needs be, only complaint is that the staff seemed a bit grumpy xD

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Dartford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is in a good location being only a 12 minute walk from Bristol Temple Mead station and right on the waterfront. Other friends who travelled by car said there was ample parking at a reasonable price in the adjoining carpark. Having read reviews and how the hotels own website describes their standard rooms “Ideal for one, cosy for...

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Torquay
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very pleasurable and comfortable stay. Staff acted immediately and effectively on small initial problem. Excellent room service meal after rather foot-tiring but most interesting guided walk around Brunel's constructions.

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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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: $137 - $250 (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:
#1 Green Hotel in Bristol
#2 Business Hotel in Bristol
#2 Luxury Hotel in Bristol
#2 Family Hotel in Bristol
#2 Romantic Hotel in Bristol
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“Avoid 225 its small”
 of 5 bubbles 0Pete_23, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Beware of standard rooms; very compact indeed.”
 of 5 bubbles Tiderace, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“we were on 6th floor and no noise”
 of 5 bubbles melaniehilton, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“6th floor was very quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 87deborahf, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms appear to be more spacious from 3rd floor up”
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