Top 12 Airbnbs In Bristol, England - Updated 2021

airbnb Bristol, Uk

Are you enrolled in the University of Bristol? Visiting Bristol for business or pleasure? Regardless, Bristol has something for everyone. Its blend of natural beauty, Victorian-era architecture, modern cityscapes, and rich cultural history enamors one and all. There are famous historical sites, museums, parks, food markets, pubs, cafes, and restaurants where you can eat delicious Sunday roast. You can also check out the iconic Clifton suspension bridge, Kennet and Avon Canal. No wonder people love this city so much and it was selected as Britain’s most livable city!

While you are busy planning for your upcoming trip to Bristol, we’ve done the homework for you and shortlisted the top Airbnbs in Bristol, the UK. So, what are you waiting for? Read on and shortlist your ideal rental - be it a private room or holiday apartment in Bristol - and book today.

1. Tranquil room near city centre (from USD 50)

Searching for suitable rental in St Paul’s for your next solo trip? This property near the city center has a quiet and comfortable single room on the first floor that overlooks a small courtyard garden. It has a single bed, a work desk, a wardrobe, and WiFi. Although the bathroom is shared, it is on the same floor and has a separate bath with walk-in shower which is pretty convenient. Throughout your stay you get full access to the shared commonplaces such as the kitchen/dining, conservatory, utility room with washing machine, and the courtyard garden.

An added advantage is the location of this property as it is the perfect base to explore Bristol, there are plenty of stores near by, it is close to Stokes Croft, Cabot Circus, and at 20 minutes walking distance of Bristol Templemeads & Montpelier train stations and the central bus station.

Tranquil Room near City Centre
317 reviews Superhost
Private room in residential home 1 Bed 1 Guest 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 1

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
breakfast in the courtyard garden was lovely
my room was perfect- comfortable relaxing and with good wifi access
a beautiful home comfy bed and lovely array of herbal tea's
a wonderful room and house equipped with all the amenities you could want with a warm and welcoming host
breakfasts are out of this world with wonderful coffee/tea spiced with some nice conversation if you wish
it's clean cozy and very welcoming
the room was clean and comfortable
the house was very clean and full of beautiful pottery
very clean and the bed gave me a great night’s sleep
her home is clean and stylish
she is a kind and generous host
she is a brilliant host and her home is lovely
joanne is an amazing host
joanne is an exceptionally kind and thoughtful host
she is so kind and has a lot of hospitality
a great location close to the town centre
a great hideaway close to the city centre
bedroom was comfortable and location was convenient
easy distance to stations and city centre
the location is great for cabot circus and just minutes off the m32
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2. Lovely, sunny, double room (from USD 48)

What makes for an ideal location as a couples retreat on this list is this spacious room in a guest suite of a beautiful home. Not only is the central location of this property a big plus, but also the neighborhood, a lovely garden view from your room’s window and your own private entrance as an added advantage. The room has a double bed, along with a TV, wardrobe, foldable table, books, DVDs, and a kettle with selection of teas and coffee for you to enjoy your stay. There is also an en-suite shower room. Free on-street parking is also available.

Lovely, sunny, double room
Bristol, City of Bristol, United Kingdom
383 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in guest suite 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice room lots of light
the room is beautiful very quiet with a nice view to the garden
the room is really peaceful and feels very private with a lovely view of the garden
the room was nice and had everything we needed
very peaceful and a lovely light room backing on to garden
very clean tidy warm and comfortable
room as clean and comfortable
clean cosy and with everything we needed
cozy bed and clean bathroom
the room was clean and tidy and the bathroom was excellent
good directions from the host
host was very friendly and helpful
lovely house and very nice owner
a real home from home feel very friendly welcoming hosts
andrew is a friendly host
perfect location and good bathroom
perfect location for what i needed
good location too - quiet close to nice restaurants/cafes etc short bus ride from central
andrew's place is a great location a bus ride or walk into town
great location within walking distance of gloucester road and the centre of bristol
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3. Cosy eco-cabin with lake views (from USD 105)

There can be nothing more romantic than a lake house, isn’t it? Well, this is a Bristol rental with a deck that overlooks the lake. The cabin has a large double bed with four pillows and an electric blanket. The loo and shower are just outside the cabin and come with all basic amenities.

When exploring the vibrant city of Bristol as a couple, this self-contained cabin will be ideal for you to de-stress, relax, and soak in the beautiful surroundings. They do have free WiFi and a stereo so you can enjoy your own music. The hosts also provide tea and toast making facilities, you’ll find a small trolley filled with various teas, coffee, sugar & jams in the cabin. The property is in a quiet neighborhood located on a post war cul-de-sac street built for teachers. The cabin has its own separate entrance and two cycle paths with direct access to walks and woodlands. The bus stop is at the end of the road so you can take the bus to reach the heart of Bristol in no time.

Cosy Eco-Cabin with lake views
Bristol, United Kingdom
417 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire guesthouse 1 Bed 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
we loved the shower on the deck looking over the beautiful view of the trees and lake
the cabin itself is very peaceful comfortable and well equipped and has beautiful views of the river
super comfy bed and heated blanket which gave us a great sleep
this was comfortable and the amenities were good for what they are (outside shower and composting loo)
lovely view of the river and park and nice and cozy inside thanks ruby :)
everything was clean and we had anything we might need
easy checking in convenient traffic wonderful garden clean and quiet room
shower was hot and had good pressure eco toilet was clean
ruby is a great host
lovely space lovely host recommended
ruby is an attentive host and was happy to share local recommendations
ruby is welcoming and helpful
ruby is an amazing host really joyful and welcoming
super convenient location
really close to all the major attractions
really cute place easy to find good location and quiet for being so close to centre of bristol
a great location for seeing bristol fantastic walks and great shopping
the location is peaceful and tranquil
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4. Courtyard studio ideal for two guests (from USD 88)

Cosy is the best word to describe this Airbnb accommodation in Bristol. A plush double bed takes up most of the space, and thoughtful accents like colourful pillows and flowers decorate the studio. Despite its small size, two guests will find this property perfectly comfortable, as it’s stocked with essentials such as towels, toiletries, and tea and coffee. If you’re a group of three, you can book for a third person and the host will provide a fold-out bed. The attractive neighbourhood of Harbourside is just a 10 to 15-minute walk away from here.

Cosy courtyard studio near Bristol Harbourside
Bristol City, Southville, United Kingdom
446 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 2 Beds 3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
lovely touches good coffee and comfy bed
lovely courtyard flat which felt really spacious and comfortable
the bed is insanely comfortable lovely to have so many choices of tea/coffee
a beautiful cosy little space with everything you need including a fridge and tea / coffee making facilities
loved the tea milk in a glass gar and other little amenities in the kitchen
sparkling clean as well
really clean and some little nice personal touches too
it was spotlessly clean and well equipped
lovely stay very clean and comfortable
very clean very nice place to stay
olivia was a fantastic host
olivia was very helpful
great little apartment host was very helpful
olivia is a super host and we would recommend the place to others
really nice little studio in bedminster and helpful host
really good location an easy 10 minute walk to the centre
cute little basement apartment close to north street & wapping wharf
good location and value for money
ideal little place and only 15 mins from the city centre
lovely place very cute and cosy and great location to get into the city
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5. Cosy room in a friendly home in the center

Easily the best place to stay in Bristol, this home is walking distance to the Bristol University, Brandon Hill Park, a supermarket, and many pubs. This is a cozy room in a home, which has all basic amenities. The room is very tidy and sleek. It is ideal for a couple as the hosts are also a young couple and will make you feel welcome as you move in irrespective of how short or long is your stay. They offer an economic pickup and drop service from the airport, train or coach station, should you require it. They also have a lovely little dog, which is well trained. Overall, it is a steal of a deal considering the price and the location!

Cosy room in Clifton by the university
Bristol clifton, England, United Kingdom
241 reviews
Private room in apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms are clean and the furniture is good
the bed is a bit firm so if you like a more firm bed (i do) you're set
there's no way you'd find a better value room than this
the flat was very clean as were the sheets and towels
the house was super clean and tidy
everything was tidy and clean i felt very comfortable at the house
the room is clean good ventilation
the flat is very clean and the bed is super comfy
elena was super kind and a great host
welcoming hosts and self check in was simple
elena is a great host and her place is lovely
very fiendly and helping hosts
elena is a very caring host very responsive and attentive to details
good location and room comfortable
nice small place really close to the university
the location is perfect as it's walking distance from the university and lively city centre
fantastic location 5 mins from university (wills memorial)
great location for university and centre of city
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6. Single bedroom

Whether you are traveling alone for business or pleasure, this small single bedroom rental with bathroom in a friendly neighborhood will suit your needs. The room is fairly simple and ideal for a short stay. There’s free parking on the street. The popular Clifton Suspension bridge, Bristol Harbourside, city center, bus stops, and train stations are in proximity to the accommodation. The hostess is very helpful and doesn’t hesitate to go out of her way to make you feel at home! Ensure you book beforehand as the property gets sold out pretty fast!

single bedroom
Bristol, United Kingdom
193 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
wifi was a bonus
comfortable bed and coffee making facilities
lovely comfortable bed with extra amenities
very welcoming and the tea/coffee and extra refreshments in the room were a lovely touch
the coffee and tea tray in the room was really appreciated and the bed was very comfy
clean tidy and quiet
very clean house and room
nice clean place to stay
very lovely clean and modern house
clean and quiet house to stay in
lovely home with warm hosts
hosts are kind and hospitable
jasmine is a great host
really friendly and good host
jasmine'shouse was beautiful and her and her husband were wonderful hosts thank you so much for your hospitality
good value close to downtown bristol
a comfortable visitor's drive to park your car
good place to stay if you want to go to university or for business purposes
fantastic host with great value place tucked away inside a lovely close
britton gardens is in a quiet safe residential area
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7. A light, spacious double room

This spacious double bedroom is in a huge Victorian townhouse which is about a 20 minutes’ walk from the center of Bristol. Alternatively, you can cycle to head to the city center and easily travel throughout the city. The room is far enough to escape the hustle and bustle of the city while still in a vibrant multi-cultured neighborhood. The house itself is spacious, with high ceilings, bathroom, back garden, kitchen, front garden, and three well lit bedrooms.

A light, spacious Kingsize room
Bristol, United Kingdom
262 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
they have good breakfast with milk and coffee and lot of fruit
spacious room warm house comfortable bed good wifi and the kettle in room was helpful
good location specious room tea and coffee provided breakfast provided
the room es comfortable and spacious and they gave us tea and coffee
fran’s place is lovely and homey and the room is comfortable i loved the view into the garden
clean home clean sheets comfy bed clean bathroom
clean house and very comfortable bed
the bedroom was clean cosy and homely
beautiful room very clean and light and spacious
fran's room was clean comfortable and spacious
fran is a very nice host
pretty good accomodation and nice owner
fran is a lovely host
flexible and friendly host
really helpful tips and recommendations from the host
the location is interesting and eclectic
good location close to public transport
good location great value
great location very beautiful home and comfortable
just 5 min to city centre very good location
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8. Stokes croft crash pad

A stone’s throw from the city center bustling with activities yet in a peaceful neighborhood, this house is close to the best of everything in town. Apart from the great location, the best thing is the truly flexible check-in/out timing offered by the host. So, no matter which awkward time of the night/day you arrive/depart, you can conveniently check-in/out here. There’s also free parking. The crash pad includes all basic amenities along with a double bed and the shared areas include kitchen, bike storage, bathroom, etc. Whether you are travelling as a couple or an individual, even if you want to just lie down for sometime, this is your go-to place in the heart of the city.

Stokes Croft Crash Pad
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
159 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
useful welcome pack with password for wi-fi
the room was comfortable and as described
simon is a really nice guy the room was cleans and tidy
the apartment is in a lovely part of town right by some great cafes and restaurants
beautiful place lovely room and incredibly comfortable bed
room was spacious - clean; comfortable bed
the room was very clean and fresh
the room is clean and very comfortable
the house is clean tidy and comfortable
the house is quite and the bedroom was very clean and comfortable
the host is nice
great communications with host
simon is a great host
simon was a great host
simon was a great host and made us feel very comfortable in his home
the location is excellent also
easy access to central bristol
great location also close to the city centre
excellent location in the heart of stokes croft
great location tiny stroll to stokes croft yet quiet and secure
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9. Clean, comfy, quiet private room in St. Andrews

When traveling alone on a budget, this cozy single room in the city center will make for an ideal rental in central Bristol. The room is standard sized and comes furnished. The window faces east and catches the morning sun. The room also includes free self-service breakfast, free WiFi, and free on-street parking. The property itself is Victorian house that is over 140 years old, so it has an old-worldl charm and high ceilings. The shared areas of the house include the bathroom and the kitchen. The house is in a quiet area, a few minutes’ walk from Gloucester Road, St Andrews Park, the Bristol Pavilion, the City of Bristol College (Ashley Down Centre), and a market area with independent shops and cafes.

Clean, Comfy, Quiet – St. Andrews
Bristol, United Kingdom
336 reviews
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

10. Bristol, double room in quiet house

This serene double bedroom is literally all white. It is brightly lit owing to its three windows which also have black-out blinds. The room comes with an iron, an ironing board, WiFi, a hairdryer, and a bathroom. The shared spaces include the dining room and kitchen. Feel yourself at home with the wonderful hostess Sharon. She is pretty helpful and can guide you about things to do in city and places to eat, and more. She also has a lovely dog. You can also find free parking on the street in the area There’s a bus stop on the street and a cycle track entrance across the road. The city center is merely a 25-minute walk from here. So, there’s plenty of things that you can do around here.

Bristol, Double room in quiet house
Bristol, United Kingdom
322 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
thoughtful touches included a bunch of tour guides and books hot water kettle in the room and more
we stayed there for two nights and felt comfortable
also the bed is super comfy
the room was spacious and the bed was super comfy
the bathroom is clean and spacious with a window for air circulation
very clean and cozy
everything was very clean and tidy
lovely room very clean and comfy
clean and comfy home
charming room in a lovely and clean home
sharon was a lovely host
sharon is a very lovely host
sharon is a great host
sharon was a great host
sharon is a great host
the location is good enough
perfect location close to bristol city centre there's several bus routes a short walk from property
location was great close to grocery stores and buses into bristol centre
the location was great and near some fun restaurants and shops
lovely room close to bristol centre
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11. One-bedroom flat near city centre

Feel like a local when you book this one-bedroom flat near Bristol city centre. This Airbnb is spacious, comfortably furnished, and has a full bathroom and well-equipped kitchen. For some indoor entertainment, you’ll find a bookshelf stocked with various titles, a flat-screen television, and two guitars. Guests also have access to the rooftop terrace and the gym. From this building, pubs and public transportation are 5 to 10 minutes away on foot.

Quiet Modern Flat 5 mins from Temple Meads
Bristol, United Kingdom
245 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
brilliant very comfortable flat with lots of good amenities
comfortable bed and comfortable sofa
we had a comfortable stay in sam’s apartment
lovely apartment with all of the amenities you could need and very close to the train station
we were comfortable relaxed and at ease at the flat
very clean very stylish flat
excellent lovely place clean tidy homely great communication
flat exactly as described and very clean
sam’s flat was clean comfortable and very convenient
really clean and spacious with some quirky touches
great place & great host
sam is a great host
we were really happy staying here and sam was a great host
helpful info before we arrived & check in / out was simple
sam was an excellent host and provided a very informative pdf via email before my stay
great location & very interesting apartment
the location was perfect
great location really near the station but nice and quiet
super location easy access and stylish pad
very close to the station and the town centre is easily walkable
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12. Room with amazing location in the centre of Bristol

Traveling alone or as a couple? If you are looking for a relaxed and comfortable room, then this is it — a room to rent in Bristol city centre. The property overlooks the city docks and the River Avon. The house was built in 1873 and has four bedrooms and two modern bathrooms. All its rooms are fairly large and have high ceilings. There’s also free WiFi and off-street parking. The location of this house is amazing! In near proximity, you can find art centers, theaters, restaurants, cafes, the Bristol cathedral etc.

Amazing location centre of Bristol
Bristol, United Kingdom
550 reviews
Private room in house 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the breakfast was really tasty and their coffee was superb
the included veggie breakfast is a real treat (written by a non veggie)
and breakfast (delicious freshly roasted tomatoes on toast) and good coffee were excellent
the breakfast much admired by previous guests was indeed delicious and the view from the terrace is stunning
we had a delicious breakfast in the sun sitting out on their patio ;a great view
comfortable clean and friendly
the room is as advertised very clean and comfy and the bed is comfortable
clean friendly excellent breakfast great view
jerry and jacqui were lovely hosts
wonderful hospitality and very accommodating
the hosts are very welcoming
jerry and jacqui are very nice hosts
jerry is an excellent host and made us feel immediately welcome
the location is wonderful
fantastic location for central bristol and ashton gate stadium
super location very nice family
excellently located within a short walk of the centre of town the option to park our car was ideal
also the location is great
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Are you ready for your trip to Bristol?

While you get busy preparing your “To-Do” list for Bristol, make sure that you do not compromise on your accommodation. Simply relax and unwind in one of the best rentals in the city by booking in advance. Whether you’re looking for a private room or a Bristol apartment, Airbnb has many options for you.

Happy Traveling!

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