Bristol is said to be the warmest and one of the happiest cities in the United Kingdom. Situated on the western border of the country, less than an hour drive from Cardiff, it is home to the University of Bristol and the famous Clifton Suspension Bridge. If you’re planning to visit this happy place and would like to save some money, check out this list of hotels in Bristol, under 100 USD (74 GBP) per night.
Holiday Inn Express is one of the best budget hotels in Bristol, with very good reviews and is rated by Booking.com at 8.5. The hotel is located right across from Temple Meads station, in the heart of the city. It’s a perfect location for exploring the vibrant city and the hotel was refurbished in 2013, so it’s almost new. All rooms have a private bathroom, with a shower, tea/coffee maker, and free WiFi. The hotel has a bar, where you can get a nice drink and enjoy it in the comfortable lounge. Breakfast is also included in the price.
Holiday Inn Express Bristol City Centre
Address: Temple Gate, Temple, Bristol, BS1 6PL, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 98 USD
Hilton Garden Inn offers a perfect location in the city centre of Bristol, just two minutes walk from Temple Meads. The guests of the hotel get free WiFi and access to a modern gym, located in the building. Each room features a private bathroom and TV and all of them have floor-to-ceiling windows, some even with park views. There is a restaurant in the hotel, as well as a bar and cozy lounge to chill in, with a drink. There’s also a nice terrace overlooking Temple Gardens.
Hilton Garden Inn Bristol City Centre
Address: Temple Way, Temple, Bristol, BS1 6BF, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 86 USD
If you don’t like sleeping in a busy city centre and you’re looking for something quieter, then the Town & Country Lodge is the perfect option. It’s located in the countryside, between Bristol Airport and the centre and it can be reached in 15 minutes, by car. The hotel offers free WiFi and parking on site, while all rooms have a patio, private bathroom, tea/coffee making facilities and provide country views. There’s a restaurant in the hotel, offering international cuisine and a buffet breakfast is included in the price.
The Town & Country Lodge
Address: A38 Bridgwater Road, Bristol, BS13 8AQ, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 87 USD
If you stay in the Rock n Bowl, you won’t have to worry about a late arrival, because they feature a 24-hour front desk. They offer private rooms, as well as beds in dormitory rooms if you want to save some money, meet some people and don’t mind sharing a room with strangers. There are shared bathrooms and staying here will also give you some discounts at the bowling alley and karaoke facilities, that are located in the same building. There is free wifi and breakfast is included in the price.
Rock n Bowl
Address: 22 Nelson Street, Bristol, BS1 2LA, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 84 USD for a private room / from 23 USD for a bed in dormitory room
If you’d like to stay in a place that looks like a palace, there’s no better place than the Arnos Manor Hotel. It’s located in a Georgian Gothic building, in landscaped gardens, near the city centre. They offer award-winning food in an elegant, glass-roofed restaurant and all their rooms have private bathrooms with bathtubs, TV, tea/coffee makers and free WiFi. The hotel has facilities for disabled guests and it’s also pet-friendly.
Arnos Manor Hotel
Address: 470 Bath Rd, Arnos Vale, Bristol, BS4 3HQ, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 99 USD
This colourful and cosy guest house is located in the heart of the city, just .6 km (.4 miles) from Bristol Cathedral. The price for the room includes a delicious continental breakfast, that Booking.com customers rate as “very good”. The hotel has shared bathrooms and there is WiFi throughout the property. There is a flat-screen TV in every room and the guest house offers family and non-smoking rooms.
Southville Guest House
Address: 58 Allington Road Southville, Bristol, BS3 1PT, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 98 USD
The Washington is guest house located just 10 minutes walk from Clifton village and less than a kilometre (.6 miles) from the centre. It’s situated in Grade 2 building and each room has its own, individual decor and spirit, as well as a private bathroom, WiFi and TV and features freshly baked cookies and fruit. The guest house doesn’t have a restaurant, but there are some popular places almost next door. There is secured parking on site, on a first come, first served basis.
Address: 11 - 15 St. Paul’s Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1LX, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 89 USD
The Clifton Hotel Bristol is a luxurious-looking hotel, located 20-minutes walk from the centre, for a good price. They offer en-suite rooms, with free WiFi and room service. There is a very pretty cafe with a terrace and a restaurant located in the hotel. They also offer pet-friendly rooms. Students may be interested to know that the hotel is located just 300 metres (984.3 feet) from the University of Bristol.
The Clifton Hotel Bristol
Address: St Pauls Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1LX, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 81 USD
Everybody wants to sleep in a castle at least once. While we can’t offer a castle, we can suggest something pretty similar. The Langley Arms Bed and Breakfast is situated in a converted 17-century farmhouse, with a beautiful interior and interesting rooms in the attic. It’s located in a calm suburb of Bristol, in a residential area. They offer bed and breakfast accommodation in rooms with private bathrooms, free WiFi and garden views.
The Langley Arms Bed and Breakfast
Address: Guest Avenue, Emersons Green, Bristol, BS16 7GA, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 96 USD
Here’s something for backpackers and travellers looking for adventure and like-minded people. The Full Moon Backpackers is a hostel, with dormitory rooms and loud lounges, full of great people. There is a restaurant, bar and free WiFi in the building and it is located just 400 metres (1312.3 feet) from the Bristol Circus. The dormitory rooms are 4, 6 or 8-beds in configuration and can be mixed or single-sex.
The Full Moon Backpackers
Address: 1 North Street, Bristol, BS1 3PR, United Kingdom (see map)
Price: from 24 USD
Bristol for everyone
Bristol has a place for everyone, whether you want to sleep cosier and are ready to pay a little more, but still not too much, or if you just need a bed for a night, for the lowest possible price.
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