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Top Bristol Historic Hotels

Thornbury Castle
3 out of 5
Castle Street, Thornbury, Bristol, England
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4.6/5Exceptional! (338 reviews)

"Fantastic place and fantastic staff. BRILLIANT. Stay beautiful food and toomd."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 23, 2020

Thornbury Castle
Berkeley Suites
5 out of 5
6 Berkeley Crescent, Bristol, England
Free cancellation
The price is CA $166 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (30 reviews)

"Bathroom a little shabby"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 28, 2020

Berkeley Suites
Future Inn Bristol
4 out of 5
Bond Street South, Bristol, England
The price is CA $103 per night
4.4/5Excellent! (1,804 reviews)

"Great stay at Future Inn, very clean and felt very safe at all times"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 14, 2020

Future Inn Bristol
Best Western Henbury Lodge Hotel
3 out of 5
Station Rd, Henbury, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $118 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (169 reviews)

"NICELY MAINTAINED OLD BUILDING.V CLEAN.GOOD BREAKFAST"…"

Reviewed on Feb. 24, 2020

Best Western Henbury Lodge Hotel
Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa
4 out of 5
53-55 Corn St, Bristol, England
The price is CA $148 per night
4.3/5Excellent! (478 reviews)
Lovely spa hotel

"Loved the spa. Great bed, very comfy, lovely big bathroom and walk in shower. Stayed in room 303. Nice menu. Only thing is the old lift to get to our room took us to floor “g” which isn’t the floor for reception. It was just concrete wall either side of the doors which made us panic. Maybe the lift ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 15, 2020

Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa
Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel
4 out of 5
College Green, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $145 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,061 reviews)

"Great central location. Quiet, clean and well-appointed room with good beds. Nice staff. Handy car parking. Only reason it wasn’t five stars is breakfast at Miller and Carter was pretty middling food for the price."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 10, 2020

Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel
Doubletree by Hilton Bristol
4 out of 5
Redcliffe Way, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $96 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (992 reviews)
Clean, comfortable stay!

"Bathroom was a little on the small side, but lovely friendly and welcoming staff. Room was very clean and the bed very comfortable. Warm cookies apron arrival are a nice touch."…"

Reviewed on Feb. 21, 2020

Doubletree by Hilton Bristol
Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre
4 out of 5
2 Lower Castle Street, Old Market, Bristol, England
The price is CA $125 per night
4.2/5Excellent! (1,059 reviews)

"Cleaning Services and breakfast .......,..........."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 17, 2020

Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre
Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel
4 out of 5
5-7 Welsh Back, Queen Quay, Bristol, England
The price is CA $100 per night
4.2/5Very Good! (988 reviews)

"we had some noisy neighbours just after midnight but staff staff did not respond via the whatsapp number provided (room phones removed due to COVID-19) which was disappointing. Otherwise - Excellent value and location"…"

Reviewed on Jul. 27, 2020

Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel
Radisson Blu Hotel Bristol
4 out of 5
Broad Quay, Bristol & West House, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $141 per night
4.1/5Very Good! (995 reviews)

"Great service, everything is very clean and covid measures taken to protect everyone."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 14, 2020

Radisson Blu Hotel Bristol
Your Stay Bristol Marsh House
4 out of 5
Marsh Street 1, Bristol, England
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4/5Very Good! (47 reviews)
Great location

"Family visit to Bristol"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 30, 2019

Your Stay Bristol Marsh House
Mercure Bristol Holland House
4 out of 5
Redcliffe Hill, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $91 per night
4/5Very Good! (990 reviews)

"Yhe room was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. The staff were friendly and everything was lovely. Shame we couldnt use the poll but that was to be expdcted due to covid19. However, the breakfast was very poor. The food we had the evening before was lovely but we did not enjoy their ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug. 11, 2020

Mercure Bristol Holland House
Rodney Hotel
3 out of 5
4 Rodney Place, Clifton, Bristol, England
The price is CA $79 per night
3.8/5Good! (327 reviews)
Enjoyed my stay

"Great location, older bordering on quaint, lovely touches like fruit, mini bar and great selection of teas in the room. Friendly staff and good standard breakfast on offer. Single room was quite petite but comfortable. Wi-Fi worked well."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 16, 2020

Rodney Hotel
Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel
4 out of 5
Broad Street, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $109 per night
3.6/5Good! (990 reviews)

"Great location - we had some trouble with the room but the staff were super friendly and helpful - in particular Raj who went to great lengths to assist us and moved us to another room. Great staff"…"

Reviewed on Aug. 1, 2020

Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel
The Washington
3 out of 5
St Pauls Road, Clifton, Bristol, England
The price is CA $86 per night
3.6/5Good! (981 reviews)
Mid week stay

"Friendly staff, we were very well looked after, great breakfast, we will come again, thank you!"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 5, 2020

The Washington
Clifton Hotel
3 out of 5
St Pauls Road, Clifton, Bristol, England
The price is CA $81 per night
3.6/5Good! (790 reviews)
Okay for the price. Friendly staff. Could improve.

"The staff were very helpful and friendly, and it was a cheap hotel for us to stay the one night. With price into consideration, I didn't mind the following too much but they are areas the hotel can improve upon: The two mugs were wet and looked either dirty or badly stained. The combo was a bit gross ..."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 9, 2020

Clifton Hotel
Arnos Manor Hotel
3 out of 5
470 Bath Road, Arnos Vale, Bristol, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is CA $63 per night
3.5/5Good! (834 reviews)

"The hotel was good, great service from the staff while we were there. The room we had could so with a bit of attention as the floorboards were loose underfoot in places and creaked as you went to the bathroom, but overall the room was clean and comfortable"…"

Reviewed on Mar. 18, 2020

Arnos Manor Hotel
Rock n Bowl Hostel
2 out of 5
22 Nelson Street, Bristol, England
The price is CA $58 per night
3.4/5Good! (83 reviews)
Nice plsce to stay

"It was good."…"

Reviewed on Mar. 21, 2020

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Frequently asked questions

What can a history enthusiast expect from a trip to Bristol?
The historical places in Bristol are probably at the top of your travel itinerary. Be sure to check out the array of shops and entertainment choices while you’re here. And also relish a stop at the lively bars in this romantic area.
What's the best place to stay in Bristol to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, Thornbury Castle is a top 3-star historic castle bookable on Expedia and it offers a winery. Thornbury Castle is a short walk away. Other choices to soak up the local history include Radisson Blu Hotel Bristol and Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel.
How many historical hotels will I find in Bristol?
Bristol has 776 hotels and other lodging options bookable on Expedia, including 86 historic hotels or hotels close to historic sites.
What are the most important historical places and other sights to visit in Bristol?
Bristol is notable for landmarks like Clifton Suspension Bridge, St Nicholas Market, and Thornbury Castle. Known for its theaters, cultural venues include Bristol Hippodrome Theatre, SS Great Britain, and We The Curious. Other popular sights include O2 Academy and Cabot Circus Shopping Centre.
What is a historic hotel like in Bristol?
A historic hotel gives guests a chance to stay in a building recognized with a national historic designation. Historic hotels throughout the world have had many former lives and uses, such as castles, palaces, grand homes or even old police stations, pubs, lodges or skyscrapers — any building that’s been identified as being of special interest. These types of hotels in Bristol typically retain authentic elements like traditional architecture and period features in guestrooms or communal spaces.
What is the difference between a historic hotel and a heritage hotel?
The two are similar. “Historic hotel” is a term often used in the U.S., while “heritage hotel” is often used in Asia and Europe. Historic hotels tend to put more importance on the architecture and building. A heritage hotel draws meaning mainly from the cultural value and how it influenced the community.
Do historic hotels in Bristol have modern facilities?
Hotel interiors feature the modern conveniences and safety features you’ve come to expect, though efforts have been made to preserve historic facades and treasured traditions. Smart TVs, WiFi, updated bathroom facilities, and the popular amenities found at a contemporary hotel should be available at a historic hotel. Rest assured that when you select a historic hotel in Bristol, you won’t find a place that’s uncomfortable for guests or simply rundown.

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