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Venues for Hire in Bristol

If you’ve been tasked with organising an event in the South West, you can’t go wrong with Bristol; it’s easily accessed from motorways or by train, and the airport is only 8.5 miles from the city centre. No matter what your event, whether it’s full-on corporate like a conference or training day, a high profile exhibition or product launch, a glittering party or gala dinner, you’ll find a venue that really hits the mark.

Some of the venues are very unique too – old station buildings, a science and discovery centre, an art gallery and museum, even a zoo! There’s a football and rugby stadium, country mansions and specialist exhibition and conference centres. So it won’t matter if you’re looking for that perfect wedding venue, somewhere for the Christmas party, a summer drinks reception, or a one off location for a photo shoot; we’re sure you’ll find it. If it’s proving to be a difficult choice, let us help; use our 'Ask the Experts' facility and we’ll soon have you pushing forward with the plans for an event to remember.

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Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre

Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 3AD

This smart hotel boasts an excellent central position in the midst of the bustling city of Bristol with a large event capacity of up to 700 guests for a reception. In an enviable location, the Bristol…

  • Distance: 0.18 Miles
  • Max: 700 guests
  • Packages: 4
Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel

Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 2EL

This charming grade II Victorian Hotel is situated in the hub of the old city area of Bristol, and has been extensively refurbished for 2017. The hotel offers 6 flexible function rooms accommodating up…

  • Distance: 0.24 Miles
  • Max: 500 guests
Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa

Bristol Harbour Hotel & Spa

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 1HT

Not just a stunning boutique hotel but also a beautiful venue for weddings and meetings, The Harbour Hotel and Spa in Bristol offers 4-star luxury and opulent function rooms with the exquisite design and…

  • Distance: 0.25 Miles
  • Max: 400 guests
Future Inn Bristol

Future Inn Bristol

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 3EN

Right in the city centre this fully modern 4-star hotel brings you top rate facilities combined with attentive service; just what you need for business meetings and events for 6-300 guests. It ought to…

  • Distance: 0.32 Miles
  • Max: 300 guests
Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol

Radisson Blu Hotel, Bristol

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 4BY

This smart, modern hotel is nestled in the heart of the vibrant and bustling city of Bristol. Overlooking the harbour, the Radisson Blu is walking distance from most of the cities main attractions. Alternatively…

  • Distance: 0.39 Miles
  • Max: 120 guests
Hotel du Vin Bristol

Hotel du Vin Bristol

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 2NU

18th century architecture combines with boutique style interiors at Hotel du Vin Bristol, a former sugar warehouse in the heart of the older part of the city. It is a refined choice for business meetings…

  • Distance: 0.4 Miles
  • Max: 120 guests
The Passenger Shed

The Passenger Shed

Temple Meads, Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 6QH

This Grade 1 World Heritage Site building, located in Bristol is one of the largest spaces for hire in the South West. Its historic roots and grand atmosphere make it a unique and unforgettable venue.…

  • Distance: 0.42 Miles
  • Max: 800 guests
Mercure Bristol Holland House

Mercure Bristol Holland House

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 6SQ

Friendly, professional, contemporary meetings and events venues with wide range of spaces for events for private and company clients. Excellent range of packages for all kinds of events to suit every budget…

  • Distance: 0.48 Miles
  • Max: 220 guests
  • Packages: 1
Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel

Bristol, City of Bristol BS1 5TA

This handsome 4-star hotel is conveniently situated in the centre of the vibrant city of Bristol. The hotel offers 21 flexible function rooms for corporate and social events, the largest can accommodate…

  • Distance: 0.51 Miles
  • Max: 350 guests
  • Packages: 3

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Bristol: A south west hub…

Venues in Bristol

Bristol is a great city with a lively ambience which stands astride the River Avon and is famous for its maritime history and Brunel’s feat of engineering, the Clifton Suspension Bridge that stretches across the Avon Gorge.

In the city centre you’ll find modern shopping arcades alongside some very imposing Victorian architecture - the Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel in the Old City is a fine example. There are quiet Georgian squares and the green lawns of College Green where the cathedral stands, and then the streets stretch out to the bohemian quarters of Gloucester Road and Stokes Croft, lined with independent shops and eateries, jazzed up with huge murals, and there’s a lively music scene round these parts. Leafy Clifton is well known for its Georgian architecture, and for Bristol Zoo Gardens and the Downs beyond; just over the suspension bridge the grounds of Ashton Court, home of the annual Bristol International Balloon Fiesta; an awesome sight!

Bristol Harbourside has seem much redevelopment and the 19th century warehouses are now home to a plethora of shops, restaurants, museums and art galleries, including We The Curious and M Shed; it’s where Brunel’s SS Great Britain sits in its dry dock. This part of the city is a vibrant yet relaxing place to be; people come here just to chill out, grab a bite to eat and take a boat trip or try stand-up paddle boarding on the waters. Southville and Bedminster is another area of lively streets, urban art and city farms, and it’s where you’ll find Ashton Gate Stadium, home of Bristol City FC and Bristol Rugby.

The Temple Meads and Temple Quay is another waterside area that’s fast attracting more and more businesses, very much the city’s centre for commerce and creative industry; in one of the oldest train stations in the world is The Passenger Shed, a huge open event space. Head east out of the city towards Bath you’ll find the original Bristol Blue Glass Factory and the gothic Arnos Vale Cemetery, strangely popular for midnight weddings. Bristol is no bother to get to whatever your mode of transport; it’s easily reached from the M5 and M4, is served by three train stations and is just 8.5 miles from Bristol Airport.