Find affordable two star hotels in the vibrant city of Bristol, a city famed for its grand Georgian architecture, bustling medieval harbour, and superb art galleries and museums.
A world-class family attraction protecting numerous endangered species, Bristol Zoo protects thousands of animals across its 12-acre ecosystem. See its magnificent reptile house and mammal collection, visit the aquarium, and see the Monkey Jungle and Monkey Island exhibit where you can observe various lemurs and monkeys.
A leading science attraction with plenty of fascinating exhibitions and a superb planetarium, At-Bristol opened its doors in 2000 and is ideal for families. The venue also has a fantastic IMAX theatre, which screens dozens of films each year and is housed in a former industrial building. If you are looking for a budget-friendly hotel nearby with a lively atmosphere, try the Rock n Bowl Hostel on Nelson Street, which offers free internet access and shared rooms with showers.
A flourishing shopping attraction, Cabot Circus includes more than 1.5million square feet of retail space and around 140 stores, including a House of Fraser and Harvey Nichols for a little bit of luxury retail therapy! Opened in 2008, and featuring 2,500 parking spaces, it is easily accessible via Temple Meads railway station, and several bus stops by foot, and is covered by a magnificent glass roof. Close to Cabot Circus is the very affordable Holiday Inn Express Bristol City Centre, which provides attractive modern rooms with a delicious free breakfast and free internet access.
The Bristol Museum & Art Gallery
Featuring a brilliant collection of artworks spanning various eras, the Bristol Museum and Art Gallery comprises 19 beautiful galleries showcasing everything from Ancient Egyptian artefacts to contemporary art. The art gallery also has an impressive Eastern Art Gallery dedicated to ancient Japanese and Chinese masterpieces, as well as various European collections exhibiting the work of great figures such as Hepworth and Bellini. Just a short walk from the museum is the pleasant Homestay Bristol Hostel, which offers free Wi-Fi, a tasty free buffet breakfast, and decent-sized rooms with showers.
A strategic port for many centuries, Bristol Harbour celebrates the annual Harbour Festival, which includes numerous live performances and a spectacular boat display. It's also the home of many other popular attractions such as the Hippodrome, which organises a wide range of musicals and other live shows, and the Bristol Aquarium, which houses an extensive variety of aquatic species.
Enjoy Comfortable, Well-Appointed Rooms In All 2-Star Bristol Hotels
All two Star hotels in Bristol contain good quality bedding, heating, and comfortable, elegantly decorated furnishings to help you feel right at home. Many hotels also provide tea and coffee-making facilities, and families with young children may also be able to request extra bedding, or adjoining rooms with en-suite bathrooms. In addition, almost every two star hotel provides WiFi access free of charge or for a small additional supplement, so you will always be able to get online and keep in touch with friends and family via social media and Skype.