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Bristol City Docks

Bristol, England
+44 117 927 3633
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Good vibe and variety

A great area to wander about, some amazing old buildings displaying the 'Byzantine' style which is... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2017
Brighton, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic for scientific children

The museum of transport by the docks was fantastic for my children. My son liked the boats on the... read more

Reviewed April 20, 2017
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Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

A great area to wander about, some amazing old buildings displaying the 'Byzantine' style which is everywhere in this area. The entire dock areas have been mainly redeveloped, but thankfully, mainly sympathetically. Lots of boats which are bars, restaurants or music venues/clubs. A great, free...More

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Reviewed April 20, 2017

The museum of transport by the docks was fantastic for my children. My son liked the boats on the quay and the old cranes.

Thank Nelson M
Reviewed April 16, 2017

Vibrant and busy ,a lot to do and see. Bars, restaurants, street food, market stalls and street entertainers. Lovely place to sit and watch the world go by.

Thank Mandy R
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Once the council thought the docks would make a fine inner ring road. So good they failed because this is a lovely space and more and more is now walkable - Welsh Back needs a little more work. Trouble is the Docks are so popular...More

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed April 11, 2017 via mobile

Took the family to the city docks for a nice walk. Stopped off for lunch, but more of a walk, stopped for a drink and then got an ice cream. Boats everywhere, beautiful sunshine, blue sky and had an excel lent time. Easy parking but...More

Thank Sarah M
Reviewed March 31, 2017

We live in Bristol and frequently go to the docks for a walk. Amazing vibe, very friendly and frequently has lots of activities going on. If you are a runner, it's a great place to run around in the early morning.

Thank Tim C
Reviewed March 22, 2017

Fond memories of these docks which never fade. Great restaurants on these docks and often entertainment in the area from food festivals to firework displays and musical events.

Thank Tom A
Reviewed March 21, 2017 via mobile

I have lived in Bristol all my life and the docks have changed enormously over the years. It's a great place to just wander around and visit the many cafes and restaurants. It's a very historical part of the city, however it mixes very well...More

1  Thank jude f
Reviewed March 15, 2017

A great place to walk around Bristol docks/river. Would recommend this as much to see and can pop in to Brunells SS Great Britain if you wish.

Thank R0bbie26
Reviewed March 8, 2017

Full of life and activity - something for everyone. Walk round the harbour and enjoy the views, people watch, lovely places to eat and drink. Visit the SS Great Britain for an awesome trip. Take a trip on the harbour ferry and enjoy the views...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
is there a park and ride into Bristol if so where from thank you
September 1, 2016|
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Response from Zamps1987 | Reviewed this property |
There is in Shirehampton/Avonmouth and also is Brislington :)
Lois B
Could you give me directions from the M4 and also the post codes
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
Lois B
Could you please give me directions to Bristol Docks from the M4 motorway Many thanks Lois Bailey
March 13, 2015|
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 !