City breaks to Bristol
Bristol is a great city for shopping, there are great stores to browse through whether you are looking for vintage fashion or modern designer clothing, you will have great choice in Bristol. Street art is another feature of the city that makes Bristol unique and the city is the home of Banksy the legendary street artist. In the summer the pubs along Bristol Harbourside become the perfect spot to spend many a sunny summer afternoon. Bristol is perfect city for a relaxing spa break, romantic getaway or family holiday. Book a city break to Bristol today with Club Travel for the best deals on city breaks, flights, hotels and holidays.
Hotels in Bristol
We have many hotels in Bristol available and we can find a special place for you to stay while on your city break to Bristol. Club Travel has over thirty years’ experience of finding the perfect hotels to suit our client’s needs. Here are just two hotels from the many we have available.
Mercure Holland House Bristol This luxury hotel is located on Redcliffe Hill close to the famous Floating dock's exciting eateries and entertainment. It lies within minutes of Broadmead shopping centre and Bristol harbour, where the SS Great Britain is docked. The British Commonwealth Museum is a 10-minute walk away from the hotel while St Mary Redcliffe Church can be reached in just 2 minutes by foot. The hotel is a 10-minute walk from Bristol Temple Meads train station and a 20-minute drive from Bristol International Airport.
The Bristol Hotel This luxury 4-star hotel is boasts its excellent location on the waterfront with views of the coast and the surrounding countryside. The hotel is close to transport links and offers well-appointed rooms. Ideal for guests looking for a superb location and modern rooms.
Sights and things to do in Bristol
Bristol Pirate Walk
Bristol Zoo Gardens
River Avon Cruise
Bristol is famous for its Savoury pies, cider, Cheddar Cheese, Clotted cream, Bristol Cream Sherry, Cornish pasty, Fish and Chips and sausage and mash.
Nightlife in Bristol
Bristol has lots of great pubs, the Harbour side bars and pubs are very popular especially in summertime. Oceana and Syndicate are the two most popular nightclubs in this buzzing city.
Bristol Airport is located 13km Southwest of Bristol city. There is a bus every 8 minutes at peak times and takes 25mins to reach Bristol city.
Weather in Bristol in the summer the temperature sometimes reaches 25°C though the winter time is mild and rarely goes below 4°C.
Electricity The same electrical output as in Ireland. Three pin plug.
Currency Bristol uses the Pound Sterling.
Bristol Time is the same as Irish time.
Visa requirements Irish Citizens travelling to the UK do not require a visa.