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Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

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Cumbria, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
31 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

Just returned from staying in this hotel,beautiful old building, big rooms & very comfortable,staff very friendly ,breakfast was amazing everything you could want,lots of fresh fruit & cereals etc as well as full english, we were staying with a coach trip,& the evening meal was a set menu,but still had choices,but not as good as breakfast,The hotel was very central... More 

Thank ding20
Brighton - UK
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45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely hotel and fantastic value - the staff are really good and we had a really nice stay. The cocktails in the bar are very nice too and well worth a visit during the stay! Rooms are great with proper black out blinds - Makes for a good nights sleep Will stay again

Thank JamiePryer
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Just had an all day meeting, dinner and overnight stay at this hotel. The staff are as good as i have come across, nothing was too much trouble. Great location if a bit confusing regarding car park. The food was excellent, whilst I'm sure we got Summer rates this was excellent value for money.

Thank Richard H
Northampton, United Kingdom
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250 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2015

This is one of the best UK hotels I have stayed at. Rooms and service were great, as was the overall feel for the place, the decor was really nice. The hotel is in a great location too which was ideal for the business trip. Most definitely recommended.

Thank TwinRoom
Poole, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Secure parking onsite for £16 for guests. Reception staff helpful and efficient and allowed us to check in at 12.30 - very early for a four star in my experience. Room clean quiet and spacious. Our room did not overlook the street. Free and working wifi in our room. Nice bar with good service. Buffet breakfast absolutely brilliant. Wouldn't hesitate... More 

Thank Lindsay B
Chepstow, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Really helpful and friendly staff. This hotel has an old fashioned grandeur - loads of marble in the public areas etc. The bedrooms were comfortable and furnished in a slightly old fashioned way, which suited the hotel. The bathroom was lovely and the room was not the traditional box shape which made it more interesting. Free bottled water in the... More 

Thank Simon G
Belfast, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2015

I stayed for a weekend, 14th-17th August, when I arrived at the hotel I was tired from travelling and it was great to find that my room was ready. I was told on arrival that I have a Queen room booked but they could upgrade me to an executive room, great I thought that was a nice touch, when I... More 

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Poppy L, Front Office Manager at Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your feedback from your recent stay at the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel. Please accept our sincere apology for the challenges you experienced in regards to the service you encountered. All feedback is extremely important to us and we are able to take this back to our hotel teams to ensure... More 

Montreux, Switzerland
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20 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

I stayed here over a weekend to visit my daughter who lives in Bristol. The staff were excellent in all areas. They were however let down in some areas. Let here seemed to be some confusion about my booking and whether it was one or two nights. When I rang reception to tell them I had booked two nights they... More 

Thank Karstobb
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143 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Nice hotel, friendly staff, rooms are reasonably spacious. Spa nice, gym small but well creative use of space and well equipt. Restaurant and bar were OK. Evening meal happened to be steak night ... I did find my ribeye a little disappointing, not a nice piece of meat. Breakfast had lots of choice. Nice location close to attractions and restaurants/bars.... More 

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109 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This hotel is set in a superb location, in the city centre and on the green. A grand old building with parking and leisure facilities. We had a really nice stay, however, they should open the larger bar rather than the small one as its a cramped space. Room wise, they are nice and big but could do with a... More 

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With a fabulous location next to Bristol Cathedral and the historic waterfront, the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel offers ideal accommodations for enjoying England's southwestern charm. From the moment you arrive, our Victorian-style hotel captivates you with polished marble, warm mahogany and gleaming brass. Spacious rooms offer comfortable furnishings, 24-hour room service, and large work areas with high-speed Internet. For an event, choose our ballroom for 260 guests or a smaller meeting room for intimate gatherings. Enjoy an afternoon tea or cocktail at the Club Bar after your stroll from Bristol's historic sites. For dinner and Sunday lunch, the newly refurbished Walters Restaurant, offering locally sourced regional flavours from the South West. Visit our Roman-style leisure club for the perfect retreat - enjoy a refreshing swim, soothing sauna or invigorating workout. When looking for a luxury hotel in southern England, choose the Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel for its friendly staff and modern amenities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

Address: College Green, Bristol BS1 5TA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Bristol
Price Range: €103 - €239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 242
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Also Known As:
Marriott Bristol
Bristol Marriott
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Bristol
#6 Romantic Hotel in Bristol
#7 Luxury Hotel in Bristol
#7 Business Hotel in Bristol
#11 Family Hotel in Bristol
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“They have that it is a 4pm check in but we managed to get in at 1pm”
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