This family friendly four star hotel is located within easy reach of Temple Meads Station, so it’s an ideal option for those visiting the city by rail. The hotel also benefits from family guest rooms and a children’s play area to keep the little ones entertained. Adults can relax in the health club and sauna or catch up with work with the wealth of business facilities provided, such as meeting rooms and audio/visual equipment. Staff are on hand to help make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible as well as impart their knowledge to you on the city’s attractions. Dry cleaning, shoe shine and room service are also available and parking is available both indoor and outdoor. Grab a wonderful deal for a Bristol break!
Children will love Noah’s Ark Zoo Farm, home to rhinos, monkeys, giraffes and reptiles to name just a few. It also benefits from 12 adventure play areas including sandpits, trampolines, soft play areas, slides and an indoor maze. There’s also plenty of opportunities to get up close to the animals and have a go at feeding them. Join in with the giraffes’ meal times, stroke the ponies or bottle feed the lambs. For a special occasion why not treat your little ones to a zoo keeper experience day. This memorable day will give you the chance to learn about looking after different types of animals as well as seeing them up close and personal.
For a historic day trip, Berkeley Castle dates back to 1117 and is situated in the beautiful Cotswolds. Take a tour of the state apartments, which contain rare pieces of furniture alongside beautiful paintings and tapestries. In the summer, the tour includes access to the spectacular Butterfly House, home to 25 different species of exotic butterflies. Afterwards, treat yourself to afternoon tea at the Yurt Restaurant, with homemade cakes and scones, as you contemplate on the vast history of this iconic landmark.
For eating out, The Shakespeare located on Bristol’s Harbourside is a beautiful Georgian mansion serving delicious Sunday lunches and offering a wide range of the South West’s favourite tipple: cider. And if you develop a taste for it like the locals, then head to the Bristol Cider Shop, containing over 80 varieties as well as cider chutney, cider t-shirts and other cider memorabilia- you’re sure to find the perfect souvenir or gift to bring home with you to remind you of your magical getaway.
Enjoy your break in wonderful Bristol!