The Best Hotels in Bristol

Here’s our manually curated guide to the best luxury, boutique, and coolest hotels in Bristol. Bon voyage!

Hannah, Travel Blogger

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Harbour Hotel & Spa Bristol

Rated 7.9 in 1517 reviews

Located in Bristol, just 600 metres from Bristol Cathedral, Bristol Harbour Hotel features an award-winning restaurant… See more

Located in Bristol, just 600 metres from Bristol Cathedral, Bristol Harbour Hotel features an award-winning restaurant, bar and free WiFi.

All rooms have an en suite bathroom with a Monsoon shower, including bathrobes, toiletries and a hairdryer. As well as a mini bar and Nespresso machine, complimentary decanters of gin and sherry are also provided. The rooms also feature a flat-screen TV.

Guests can enjoy afternoon tea or drinks in The Gold Bar and eat seasonal, locally sourced food in the Harbour Kitchen. Hotel guests will have bookable access to the Harbour Spa, with treatment rooms, an indoor pool, hydrotherapy pool, steam room and sauna, please book directly with the spa to check availability.

There is a 24-hour front desk at the property.

Cabot Circus is 700 metres from Bristol Harbour Hotel, while Clifton is 1.9 km from the property. Bristol Temple Meads train station is a 10-minute taxi drive from Bristol Harbour Hotel and Bristol Airport is 11 km away.

Rooms from $119

Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

Rated 8.5 in 6807 reviews

This Victorian-style hotel has a fabulous location next to Bristol Cathedral and the historic waterfront. It features an… See more

This Victorian-style hotel has a fabulous location next to Bristol Cathedral and the historic waterfront. It features an on-site gym and a choice of restaurants. Guests get unlimited free WiFi in the public areas.

Some rooms at the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel have views of the river, while others have views of College Green or Bristol Cathedral. Each also has satellite TV and tea and coffee facilities.

Guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner at hotel's on-site restaurant, Miller & Carter. Choose from an indulgent menu bursting with 30 day aged British and Irish beef steaks, heavenly fish dishes, and the finest burgers. Guests can also enjoy cocktails, an extensive wine and beer list at the Bar.

After a long day exploring Bristol and beyond, guests can enjoy a workout in the gym.

Bristol is known for its arts scene, and a number of museums and galleries can be reached within 10 minutes’ walk.

Rooms from $109

Number 38 Clifton

Rated 9.3 in 1341 reviews

A contemporary boutique guest house set in a Georgian townhouse, Number 38 Clifton offers stylish rooms with views of… See more

A contemporary boutique guest house set in a Georgian townhouse, Number 38 Clifton offers stylish rooms with views of the Clifton Downs or Bristol city centre. With a garden, terrace and free Wi-Fi, this hotel is within 10 minutes’ walk of bars, restaurants and Clifton Down Train Station.

Each room includes a flat-screen TV, minibar and tea and coffee facilities. All have an en suite bathroom with shower, hairdryer, bathrobes and complimentary toiletries, some of which also have a bath.

Full English breakfasts are made using locally sourced produce, with lighter options including granola, smoked salmon and fresh fruit. Early evening drinks can be enjoyed on the stylishly furnished terrace or by the fire in the lounge during the colder months.

Number 38 Clifton is around 2 miles from the centre of Bristol, and around 1 mile from Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery. Bristol Zoo is less than 15 minutes’ walk from the hotel, and the Hippodrome Theatre is an 8-minute drive away.

Rooms from $177

Hotel du Vin Bristol

Rated 8.8 in 1525 reviews

With a secluded courtyard and award-winning bistro, this historic hotel offers luxury rooms with free Wi-Fi. Hotel du… See more

With a secluded courtyard and award-winning bistro, this historic hotel offers luxury rooms with free Wi-Fi. Hotel du Vin Bristol is a 10-minute walk from the vibrant Waterside area.

The elegant bedrooms feature Egyptian linen and air conditioning. The bathrooms have a roll-top bath or a monsoon shower and all rooms feature a plasma-screen TV.

The stylish bistro serves classic French cuisine in intimate surroundings. The menu includes quality West Country produce, and the cosy Sugar House Bar offers a range of fine international wines.

Just a 10-minute walk from Cabot Circus Shopping Centre, Hotel du Vin is 20 minutes’ walk from Temple Meads Station. Clifton Village and the famous Suspension Bridge are just over a mile away.

Rooms from $105

Avon Gorge by Hotel du Vin

Rated 8.0 in 2941 reviews

Set above Avon Gorge, this hotel overlooks Brunel's famous suspension bridge. It has a large terrace for al fresco… See more

Set above Avon Gorge, this hotel overlooks Brunel's famous suspension bridge. It has a large terrace for al fresco dining with excellent views.

Located in Clifton, the hotel is about 2 miles from Bristol city centre, which can be reached on foot. A wide range of restaurants are available within a few minutes’ walk.

Avon Gorge Hotel is home to the White Lion Bar. It offers modern British cuisine and is a good meeting place. There is also free Wi-Fi in public areas.

Some bedrooms face the gorge, and others look towards Clifton village. Each room also has satellite TV, and facilities for making tea and coffee.

Rooms from $99

Artist Residence Bristol

Rated 8.9 in 191 reviews

Boasting a restaurant and a bar, Artist Residence Bristol is situated in Bristol, 400 metres from Cabot Circus and 1.7… See more

Boasting a restaurant and a bar, Artist Residence Bristol is situated in Bristol, 400 metres from Cabot Circus and 1.7 km from Bristol Temple Meads Station. The property is around 1.8 km from Bristol Cathedral, 3.8 km from Bristol Zoo Gardens and 5.8 km from Ashton Court. The accommodation features room service, a 24-hour front desk and luggage storage for guests.

The rooms are fitted with air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a fridge, a coffee machine, a shower, free toiletries and a desk. The hotel offers some rooms that feature a balcony, and rooms come with a kettle. The units have a private bathroom, a hairdryer and bed linen.

Bristol Parkway Station is 11 km from Artist Residence Bristol, while Oldfield Park Train Station is 20 km from the property. The nearest airport is Bristol Airport, 14 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $181

Hort's Townhouse

Rated 9.0 in 517 reviews

Hort's Townhouse is conveniently set in Bristol, and features a restaurant, free WiFi and a bar. The property is around… See more

Hort's Townhouse is conveniently set in Bristol, and features a restaurant, free WiFi and a bar. The property is around less than 1 km from Bristol Cathedral, a 15-minute walk from Bristol Temple Meads Station and 3.9 km from Bristol Zoo Gardens. The property is non-smoking and is located less than 1 km from Cabot Circus.

The hotel will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a desk, a coffee machine, a minibar, a safety deposit box, a flat-screen TV and a private bathroom with a shower. At Hort's Townhouse each room includes bed linen and towels.

A buffet, à la carte or continental breakfast can be enjoyed at the property.

Ashton Court is 5.3 km from the accommodation, while Bristol Parkway Station is 12 km away. The nearest airport is Bristol Airport, 14 km from Hort's Townhouse.

Rooms from $127

Clayton Hotel Bristol City

Rated 8.7 in 9880 reviews

Ideally situated in Bristol, Clayton Hotel Bristol City features air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi and… See more

Ideally situated in Bristol, Clayton Hotel Bristol City features air-conditioned rooms, a fitness centre, free WiFi and a restaurant. This 4-star hotel offers room service and a 24-hour front desk. The property is non-smoking and is situated less than 1 km from Cabot Circus.

At the hotel, each room comes with a desk and a flat-screen TV. The rooms have a private bathroom with a shower, free toiletries and a hairdryer. All rooms will provide guests with a wardrobe and a kettle.

Breakfast is available each morning, and includes buffet, continental and Full English/Irish options.

Guests can make use of the business centre or relax in the bar.

Bristol Cathedral is 800 metres from Clayton Hotel Bristol City, while Bristol Temple Meads Station is 1.4 km from the property. The nearest airport is Bristol Airport, 14 km from the accommodation.

Rooms from $106

The Bristol Hotel

Rated 8.3 in 4418 reviews

On the quayside of the Floating Harbour, The Bristol Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from Brunel's SS Great Britain. It has… See more

On the quayside of the Floating Harbour, The Bristol Hotel is 10 minutes' walk from Brunel's SS Great Britain. It has stylish rooms, free internet and a riverside restaurant.

The light and airy rooms feature modern furniture and many have views across the harbour. They feature a flat-screen TV and beds have duck down duvets and crisp white linen. Bathrooms include power shower and designer toiletries.

With huge floor-to-ceiling windows offering stunning river views, the River Grille restaurant serves modern English cuisine including fresh local fish, Somerset beef and West Country cheeses.

The elegant River Lounge offers light snacks, afternoon teas and a fine wine list. Guests can also visit Rick's, a glamorous cocktail bar which transports guests to a relaxed and exotic destination.

Queens Square and the Arnolfini Gallery are both just 200 metres away. Castle Park and The Galleries shopping centre are 10 minutes’ walk.

Rooms from $111

Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol

Rated 7.6 in 5622 reviews

Situated in the heart of Bristol’s bustling city centre, Radisson Blu Bristol offers impressive views and a stylish… See more

Situated in the heart of Bristol’s bustling city centre, Radisson Blu Bristol offers impressive views and a stylish restaurant. Overlooking the waterfront, the hotel features modern rooms with free WiFi.

The spacious rooms offer a flat-screen TV, mini bar and tea/coffee making facilities. Rooms are elegantly decorated in a contemporary design, with either a Chic, Fashion or Fresh theme. Each room also features air conditioning.

The Collage Restaurant serves classic British dishes with views of the popular waterfront. A classic drinks menu is served in the Collage Bar, which features contemporary artwork and harbour views. A light bar menu is also available.

Radisson Blu Hotel is set in a landmark building, with floor-to-ceiling windows and some of the best city views in Bristol. Just a short walk from Temple Meads Train Station, Radisson Blu Bristol is 9 miles from Bristol International Airport.

Rooms from $103

Leonardo Hotel Bristol City

Rated 8.8 in 8475 reviews

Set in Bristol, within 600 metres of Bristol Temple Meads Station and 700 metres of Cabot Circus, Leonardo Hotel Bristol… See more

Set in Bristol, within 600 metres of Bristol Temple Meads Station and 700 metres of Cabot Circus, Leonardo Hotel Bristol City features accommodation with a bar. Featuring a fitness centre, the 4-star hotel has air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi, each with a private bathroom. The accommodation offers room service, a 24-hour front desk and currency exchange for guests.

At the hotel, all rooms have a desk and a flat-screen TV. At Leonardo Hotel Bristol City all rooms are fitted with bed linen and towels.

Breakfast is available every morning, and includes buffet, continental and Full English/Irish options. At the accommodation you will find a restaurant serving European cuisine. Vegetarian and vegan options can also be requested.

Bristol Cathedral is 1.7 km from Leonardo Hotel Bristol City, while Ashton Court is 5.4 km away. The nearest airport is Bristol Airport, 13 km from the hotel.

Rooms from $69

Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel

Rated 7.1 in 5979 reviews

The four-star Mercure Bristol Grand in Bristol is set in a historic grade II listed building in the heart of Bristol… See more

The four-star Mercure Bristol Grand in Bristol is set in a historic grade II listed building in the heart of Bristol city centre.

The 186-room property's interior draws inspiration from the city's independent art scene and includes over 500 pieces by local artists.

Rooms at Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel are all en suite and feature a flat-screen LCD TV with Freeview.

Keepers Kitchen & Bar offers a twist on traditional British cuisine and Keepers bar has comfy seating and working space and an extensive drinks menu.

Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station is 1 mile from the hotel, and local attractions include Clifton Suspension Bridge and Bristol Zoo Gardens.

Rooms from $81

The Berkeley Square Hotel Bristol

Rated 7.6 in 2364 reviews

Located in Clifton in the heart of Bristol, this unique arts hotel features a terrace, stylish bar and a restaurant. The… See more

Located in Clifton in the heart of Bristol, this unique arts hotel features a terrace, stylish bar and a restaurant. The Berkeley Square Hotel Bristol is just a few minutes away from the iconic Clifton Suspension Bridge, Bristol Museum and Art Gallery, the University of Bristol and all of Bristol’s unique central attractions.

The 4-star bedrooms at Berkeley Square Hotel have private bathrooms and Wi-Fi access. Rooms also offer complimentary Bristol cream sherry, tea, coffee, homemade biscuits and fresh fruit.

The Berkeley is also home to the award winning restaurant, The Square, and houses a speakeasy style cocktail bar with a hidden terrace garden. Discounts for a local health and leisure club are also available.

The Berkeley Square has a 24-hour reception and provides complimentary WiFi throughout your stay. If you are booking one of Suites, please be aware that check in is at the hotel but the rooms are located just around the corner.

Bath is just 13 miles away, while Bristol Temple Meads train station is 1.8 miles from the hotel.

Rooms from $76

Brooks Guesthouse Bristol

Rated 8.1 in 2787 reviews

The Brooks Guesthouse Bristol is a 2-minute walk from the O2 Arena and the Bristol Hippodrome. This boutique hotel… See more

The Brooks Guesthouse Bristol is a 2-minute walk from the O2 Arena and the Bristol Hippodrome. This boutique hotel offers luxurious bedrooms with designer bathrooms, free Wi-Fi and a bar.

Rooms feature modern amenities including flat-screen TVs and DVD players. Bathrooms have power showers, free toiletries and the comfortable beds are covered in Egyptian cotton sheets. The property has vintage caravans located on the roof for a quirky alternative to a normal bedroom.

The bright open-plan breakfast room serves healthy breakfast using local organic produce. The Honesty Bar has a selection of West Country ales and cider, light snacks and fresh coffees. Drinks can also be taken in the courtyard area.

Situated in Bristol’s Old Town, the Brooks is next to St Nicholas Market, which offers exotic food stalls. Cabot Circus and the river are within a 10-minute walk.

Rooms from $22

Situated in Bristol’s vibrant city centre, this Holiday Inn offers ultra-modern rooms and a stylish restaurant and bar… See more

Situated in Bristol’s vibrant city centre, this Holiday Inn offers ultra-modern rooms and a stylish restaurant and bar. It is next to Cabot Circus Shopping Centre and boasts a mini gym and on-site parking.

The Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre offers colourful rooms featuring a luxury bathroom with a rain shower. Rooms also offer a work desk and free WiFi access. Each room also has a flat-screen LED TV.

The Spot Kitchen and Bar serves a varied menu, with dishes prepared using fresh local produce. The Bar area boasts flat-screen TVs showing news and sports.

Just 15 minutes’ walk from Temple Meads Station, Holiday Inn Bristol City Centre is 15-minute walk from the Arnolfini Gallery and lively Harbourside area. Clifton Village is just over a mile away.

Rooms from $85