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Bristol City Docks

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Address: Bristol, England
Phone Number: 01179273633
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A changing dock

This area has changed and is changing from being a working dock.Plenty of attractions for young and old .Cafes are everywhere and new buildings dominate the skyline.Famous for s.s... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Jennifer M
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
41 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This area has changed and is changing from being a working dock.Plenty of attractions for young and old .Cafes are everywhere and new buildings dominate the skyline.Famous for s.s great britain and the M shed ,so much going on here.We walk the dock just to view the boats and ferries before finding a cafe.

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent about three hours walking around the water front and then followed the path into the city centre, very interesting we will go again.

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Thank Roger S
London
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8 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The area it is OK that's all I can say about it. Nothing really special around but still not a boring place either. The main attraction for us was the Bristol aquarium which is really interesting place and is good to be visited. There is a lot of nice and good priced restaurants around with different types of cuisine and... More 

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Thank Boyan N
Oxford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very relaxing, calm and tranquil experience. Lots of very good restaurants and bars around the area.

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Thank Mike T
Bristol, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I live local so I'm here lots of the time. The walk around the water is just beautiful and there is loads you can stop and do on your way round. During the summer is the best time to come as you can ride trains up and down the walk! There are loads of coffee shops (more to open this... More 

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Thank gumchewingfreak
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233 reviews
116 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of things to do and see around the harbour side in Bristol from Ss Great Britain, ferry service and sheds.

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Thank Maurice S
Brackley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Now a vibrant and varied range of things to do including visiting the SS Great Britain. Lots of interesting places to eat for all budgets.

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Thank Michael I
Westbury,Wilts
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185 reviews
58 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place to wander around. Catch the ferry from lots of places to go on to see more of the docks. A few pubs along the way, Nova Scotia recommended. Great place to watch the world go by

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Thank AngelaM007
Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great bars, Great food, Great culture, Great Bristol! Highly recommend if you are in the West Country!

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Thank PeterRobert68
Huntingdon
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30 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very interesting place for a walk with plenty to see and some nice pubs along the way for refreshments

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