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The Bristol Hotel

4.0 of 5 The Harbourside | Prince Street, Bristol BS1 4QF, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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113 reviews 113 reviews
30 hotel reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for one night on a quick trip. Found the positives greatly outweighed any negatives. Great location on the harbour-side, only minutes away from the bars restaurants etc. Multi-storey car park attached, so parking wouldn’t be a problem. The reception staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful. Public areas were tasteful, and well kept, in fact the whole hotel seemed maintained... More

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Rayatthebay, Thank you for the great review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we appreciate you outlining so many positives. Hopefully on your next visit you will get to dine in the hotel also. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Bristol Hotel in the near future, Sincerely, Mark Payne General Manager The... More

Edinburgh
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Th Bristol Hotel provides an excellent service! Facilities and rooms are wonderful and staff are very polite and friendly! The bar at the hotel lounge is really worth a visit! Excellent place to relax after a busy day!

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Kostas435, Thank you for the “Brilliant” review, We are delighted you enjoyed the hotel and found the rooms to your taste ad our staff polite. We also love to hear that our guests enjoyed our Lounge area so thank you for that piece of feedback, Sincerely, Mark Payne General Manager The Bristol Hotel More

Padstow
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We expected the bare minimum and impersonal service for the price as The Bristol was a large hotel. The room was very comfortable and big - nothing was squished in; good size bathroom with huge towels. All the things you hate with big hotels were not, at all, evident here! However, the décor is all very brown, dull lighting, slightly... More

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hugow842, Thank you for the great review, We are delighted you enjoyed the hotel and found the rooms spacious, we have two colour schemes running through the hotel, one red and one brown, from your comments I assume you stayed in a brown scheme room!! As a point of note just under half (48%) of our staff are British.... More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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117 reviews 117 reviews
24 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was a guest at the hotel for one night and was made very welcome on arrival from very pleasant staff. The room I had was a little compact but sufficient for a short stay. The restaurant was again serviced by very pleasant staff and also knew there offering. I had pigeon pie and was advised to have it served... More

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear CiaoLincoln Thank you for the great review, We are delighted you enjoyed the hotel and found all our team members to be polite and efficient. It is very pleasing to see you enjoyed our Restaurant, the pigeon is also one of my favourite starters from the menu. We hope to welcome you back at The Bristol hotel in the... More

Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
18 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed one night with my partner. The hotel has some smoking rooms which to us is brilliant. On arrival, the very friendly receptionist upgraded us to a premier room over looking the quayside. Very nice large room with comfy bed. Very well fitted out. The free parking next the the hotel was a bonus. We ate in the restaurant on... More

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andyf2120 Thank you for the great review, We are delighted you enjoyed the hotel and found our location suited your needs. It is very pleasing to see you enjoyed our Restaurant, we believe we offer great value with our packages. I look forward to welcoming you back in early November, Sincerely, Mark Payne General Manager The Bristol Hotel More

Bristol
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Bristol Hotel provided us with the most comfortable beds and pillows that we have experienced in all our years of travel! The staff are extremely helpful and friendly. The breakfast was very good and served up until 11am which suited us.

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Janec814 Thank you for the five star review, We are delighted you enjoyed the hotel and found our beds and pillows to be perfect for your needs, We also appreciate your comments on our Breakfast. We hope to see you again soon, Sincerely, Mark Payne General Manager The Bristol Hotel More

ireland
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The location if this hotel is not great, it's is a good walk to city centre. Breakfast was not included in our room rate to buy breakfast in the hotel was very expensive. The room was a good size however the bathroom was very small. The price we paid for 2 nights was not worth it for the quality if... More

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Marieky21, Thank you for the review, We appreciate your comments on the hotel’s location not being great, inevitable everyone comes to Bristol for different reasons so location can certainly be subjective. That said, I would say our Harbourside location is the envy of most other hoteliers in the city. The shopping area is only a maximum of fifteen minutes... More

Teesside
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36 reviews 36 reviews
25 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was a bit disappointed with this hotel. I stay in Bristol a lot for work and this was my first experience of this hotel. It was £99 a night and not really worth the money. Alas, Bristol is an expensive place to stay, butthe rate is about right for a 4* city center is ~ £20 more than other... More

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Myshgsh1, Thank you for the review, We are disappointed we did not live up to your expectations, and will certainly look into Breakfast not being out at 6.30, if we say we are open, then we should be. I would agree that the car park could have been more spacious when first built, however as the only hotel in... More

Guildford, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location for O2 Academy and the Waterfront. Free parking is a definite asset. Our room was very average - we had expected better. We got a last minute booking so the price we paid was OK but if we had paid the going rate we wouldn't have thought it worth the high price.

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear EandG186390, Thank you for the review, We are delighted you found our location useful for visiting the O2 academy. It is also pleasing to see you availed of our complimentary car parking whilst with us. We hope to welcome you back to the Hotel the next time you’re in Bristol, Sincerely, Mark Payne General Manager The Bristol Hotel More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I keep coming back tot he Bristol Hotel whenever I need to stay in the city. Very comfortable hotel and excellent customer service - they go out of their way to make sure you have an excellent experience.

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Bristol_GM1, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel, responded to this review

Dear PeterF, Thank you for the great review, We are delighted to be your hotel of choice when visiting Bristol, we appreciate you comments on our service / attention to detail. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Bristol hotel in the near future, Sincerely, Mark Payne General Manager The Bristol Hotel More

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Address: The Harbourside | Prince Street, Bristol BS1 4QF, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Bristol Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 187
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