Visit buzzing Bristol
Bristol is an ideal destination for business and pleasure with plenty of shops, tourist attractions, countryside and theatre venues.
It's a friendly and welcoming city and with more than 450 parks and green spaces and it will come as no surprise it is renowned as the UK's Green Capital.
Many young people travel to Bristol for its top education facilities - from the University of Bristol, University of the West of England and even it's own centre of excellence for sport aptly named the Bristol Academy of Sport.
Shopping in Bristol
Happy shoppers can easily spend the weekend in Bristol thanks to its many retail outlets. The Mall at Cribbs Causeway has more than 135 shops and is just 5.6 miles from our Holiday Inn Express Bristol hotel, around a 16 minute drive.
Just 6 miles down the road is Cabot Circus which has over 120 shops including Harvey Nichols and is home to the Bristol Big Wheel. Next door, you'll fine the Broadmead shopping district.
If you are in the city with your family there is plenty of enjoyable adventures to be had from fascinating Bristol Zoo Gardens to a world of science and technology at @Bristol.
Weekend breaks in Bristol
Couples and friends can enjoy many of the castles and stately homes in the Bristol and its surrounding areas, the churches and cathedrals or take a trip back in time on the award winning SS Great Britain.
What to see and do in Bristol
Here are just a few of the attractions popular amongst guest at our Bristol North hotel:
- The Mall at Cribbs Causeway
- Bristol Rovers Football Club/ Bristol Rugby
- Gloucestershire County Cricket Club
- Harvey's Wine Cellar
- Broadmead Shopping Centre
- Cabot Circus Shopping Centre including Harvey Nichols
- Bristol Zoo Gardens
- SS Great Britain
- Clifton Suspension Bridge