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Hotel Viking
4 out of 5
1 Bellevue Avenue, Newport, RI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £162 per night from 1 Nov to 2 Nov
13.2 mi from city centre
3.9/5Very Good! (1,315 reviews)

"The room was so far from de fron desk Excellent room interior"…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

Hotel Viking
Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina
4 out of 5
1 Goat Island, Newport, RI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £174 per night from 22 Nov to 23 Nov
13.13 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (615 reviews)

"Gurney’s is an excellent resort. Amenities are top of the line. The staff is fantastic, extremely helpful and very friendly."…"

Reviewed on 13 Oct 2020

Gurney's Newport Resort & Marina
Point Pleasant Inn & Resort
3.5 out of 5
333 Poppasquash Road, Bristol, RI
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1.43 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (27 reviews)
Point Pleasant Inn. Great place!!

"We were going to my daughters college for family weekend. We booked our stay in July for October because we knew from past experience all the hotels book up fast in that area. When we got to Point Pleasant Inn they didn’t have our reservation. Hotels.com never sent our reservation to the Inn. They ..."…"

Reviewed on 22 Oct 2019

Point Pleasant Inn & Resort

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William's Grant Inn B&B
3 out of 5
154 High Street, Bristol, RI
The price is £129 per night from 26 Oct to 27 Oct
0.68 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (90 reviews)

"It was a wonderful experience. It was a very short stay that left a lasting impression. At breakfast we felt like we were visiting with old friends."…"

Reviewed on 20 Feb 2020

William's Grant Inn B&B
Mount Hope Farm
250 Metacam Ave, Bristol, RI
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0.77 mi from city centre
Mount Hope Farm
Downtown Near Shops, Restaurants, Museums Coffee Houses, 350' From the Harbor
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0.63 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Best. Spot. Ever.

"Look no further! Stop what you're doing and just press "confirm reservation". Richard was a fantastic host, easy to communicate with, incredibly kind and welcoming and had an all-around amazing set-up. It has got to be the best location in Bristol - right downtown with water, shops, bars, restaurants ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

Downtown Near Shops, Restaurants, Museums Coffee Houses, 350' From the Harbor
The Bristol Cottage!
776 Metacom Ave, Bristol, RI
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2.38 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
Wonderful stay in adorable cottage!

"My friends and I stayed for New Year's Eve. It was last minute, so we were so lucky to have found this place, and to have such a great property manager such as Gerald! He was quick to respond, super nice, and just great to work with. The property is absolutely adorable - and bigger than we thought! ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Jan 2020

The Bristol Cottage!
Old Fashioned Designer Front Porch Living by the sea With Expansive Water Views
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1.72 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (24 reviews)
Little Gem

"Perfect for weekend trips close to the mansions and not really a far drive from Boston and Salem! We really enjoyed our stay at this adorable cottage!"…"

Reviewed on 11 Dec 2019

Old Fashioned Designer Front Porch Living by the sea With Expansive Water Views
Old Fashioned Designer Front Porch Living by the sea With Expansive Water Views
The price is £1,096 per night from 30 Oct to 31 Oct
1.78 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (49 reviews)
Relaxing Fall weekend

"My wife and I booked the cottage for a weekend getaway hoping to enjoy nice water views and to explore Bristol by car and boat. Denise (owner) has a real talent for interior design as the cottage was well appointed with all the comforts needed for a relaxing visit.. (A nice welcome platter in the ..."…"

Reviewed on 20 Oct 2020

Old Fashioned Designer Front Porch Living by the sea With Expansive Water Views
Bristol Village Sanctuary - Peaceful and Pristine
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0.74 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Very comfortable in Bristol.

"We had a great stay. It served our needs."…"

Reviewed on 28 Aug 2020

Bristol Village Sanctuary - Peaceful and Pristine
Brand New, Charming in Town Home
58 Collins St, Bristol, RI
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0.78 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
Great home and amazing host

"Theresa’s home was a perfect space for a getaway in RI. You can clearly see the effort Theresa has put in to the home and the experience to make the trip as relaxing and stress free as you would want. Amenities were spot on and couldn’t ask for anything more. Would definitely stay here again!"…"

Reviewed on 7 Sep 2020

Brand New, Charming in Town Home
Beautiful Light, Bright, Open Floor Plan 4 Bedroom, Close to RWU and Downtown!
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1.03 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (4 reviews)
Really lovely home that suited our family of four perfectly

"Very clean and comfortable and Liz was readily available. The house is in quaint Bristol and close to Newport attractions. Will stay again."…"

Reviewed on 22 Aug 2019

Beautiful Light, Bright, Open Floor Plan 4 Bedroom, Close to RWU and Downtown!
Direct Waterfront Home With Private Dock
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2.49 mi from city centre
Direct Waterfront Home With Private Dock
Viking Waterfront Home Bristol RI - Close to 4th of July Festivities
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1.56 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (7 reviews)
Excellent property and location

"This property was excellent and the location is prime. Footsteps away from the ocean on a little private beach. Nice, big backyard. Perfect for our family getaway!!"…"

Reviewed on 29 Jul 2020

Viking Waterfront Home Bristol RI - Close to 4th of July Festivities
Historic Bristol Convenient Town Center Apartment
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0.39 mi from city centre
5/5Exceptional! (12 reviews)
Top notch

"Cozy, comfortable and inviting home away from home. Every detail was considered in furnishing this gem of an apartment. We were delighted to discover such close proximity to the heart of the town of Bristol and all the boutiques and restaurants that lined Hope Street. Everything we wanted to do was ..."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct 2020

Historic Bristol Convenient Town Center Apartment
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Visiting Bristol

Visitors can enjoy all that Bristol has to offer including its local tours. Around the area, top sights include Roger Williams Park Zoo, Naval War College Museum and Kennedy Plaza.

  • You'll find 251 Expedia hotels and other accommodation options in the larger area of Newport
  • The closest major airport is in Providence, RI (PVD-T.F. Green), 9.3 mi (15 km) from the city centre
  • The next closest is in North Kingstown, RI (NCO-Quonset State), 9.4 mi (15.2 km) away

Sightseeing and Staying in Bristol

Cultural venues in the city include Musee Patamecanique, Herreshoff Marine Museum and Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology. Notable city landmarks like Linden Place Mansion and Coggeshall Farm Museum might be worth a visit. The city's natural beauty is on display at Blithewold Mansion Gardens and Arboretum, Independence Park and Colt State Park.

As you plan your holiday, you'll find 25 hotels and other lodging options to choose from in Bristol. Here are top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Point Pleasant Inn & Resort - This 3.5-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It's a favourite with Expedia travellers for its bar and breakfast.
  • William's Grant Inn B&B - Our customers like the breakfast and quiet location at this B&B. This 3-star bed & breakfast features free breakfast, free WiFi and free parking.

Outside the city, popular places to see include Roger Williams Park Zoo, located 10.8 mi (17.4 km) from the city centre, and Naval War College Museum, which is 12.1 mi/19.5 km away.

Dressing for Bristol

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 10°C and the night-time average to be -5°C
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 25°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • July to September averages 26°C during the day and 12°C at night
  • Between October and December, the average temperature is 20°C during the day and -4°C at night
  • Average annual rainfall for Bristol is 1231 millimetres
  • Hottest months are usually July and August with an average temperature of 25°C, while the coldest months are January and February with an average of -4°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Bristol?
Based on our traveller data, William’s Grant Inn B&B is one of the top choices for your stay. This 3-star B&B offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Point Pleasant Inn & Resort is another good option for your visit.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Bristol, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which is often 24 or 48 hours before check in. If your reservation is non-refundable, it might still be possible to cancel it and get a refund within 24 hours of your booking. Enter dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best options available in Bristol.
What's the best hotel for a romantic holiday in Bristol?
William’s Grant Inn B&B is a favourite 3-star B&B for couples, and features in-room fireplaces and cable TV. Another good option for a stay with your sweetheart is Point Pleasant Inn & Resort.
What's the best hotel for a beach holiday in Bristol?
Point Pleasant Inn & Resort is a top 3.5-star B&B for a beach holiday, and features an outdoor pool and free buffet breakfast. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Bristol Town Beach or Easton’s Beach.
What's the best hotel in Bristol to be near historical sites?
Based on our travel expertise, William’s Grant Inn B&B is a top 3-star B&B for history buffs booking on Expedia, and it features free breakfast and free WiFi. If you’re interested in local history, another choice for your visit is Point Pleasant Inn & Resort. Also, notable landmarks to visit include Blithewold Mansion Gardens and Arboretum, Linden Place Mansion and Coggeshall Farm Museum.
What are some accommodation options with pools in Bristol?
Point Pleasant Inn & Resort is a popular 3.5-star B&B featuring an outdoor pool, free buffet breakfast and free WiFi.

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