The Best Hotels near Bristol Hippodrome
If you’re looking for a hotel close to the Bristol Hippodrome theatre for your trip to Bristol, then don’t panic at the sheer number of hotels on offer. We have some of the best hotels listed here whether you’re on a budget or looking for something a little bit more luxurious as a treat.
Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel
This hotel is ideally located within walking distance of the Hippodrome Theatre as well as the shops and restaurants of Cabot Circus Shopping Centre. If you’re travelling by train, it’s also the perfect spot to stay in as it’s in walking distance of the train station.
The hotel doesn’t lack in character either, as the hotel’s building is Grade II listed and the interior is designed in a modern style with a hint of Victorian design. The rooms have all the amenities you would expect with a flat-screen TV, and coffee maker. If the ideal location with so many restaurants within walking distance don’t appeal, then you can always visit the on-site restaurant which is a Miller and Carter steakhouse. So you won’t have to even leave the building to enjoy a delicious dinner. This hotel is a great base for exploring Bristol as well as being close to the Hippodrome theatre.
If you want to be close to the Hippodrome without compromising on a lovely area and views, then the Bristol hotel is an ideal spot. Located in the harbourside area of Bristol you can soak up the picturesque views of the harbour and enjoy the central location. It’s within close reach of the museum and galleries of Bristol as well as Cabot Circus Shopping Centre and of course, the Hippodrome theatre.
The hotel facilities don’t fall short either with a gym, 24-hour room service and secure car parking. All rooms come with a smart TV, free WiFi and tea and coffee making facilities too. They are comfortable too, designed in a contemporary style without lacking in cosiness.
This is another hotel located in the lovely Harbourside area. It’s less than a 5-minute walk from the Hippodrome theatre as well as less than a 2-minute walk from the bars and restaurants along the harbourside. Rooms here come with complimentary Wi-Fi, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV and either harbour or city views. The hotel has its own restaurant too with views of the harbour and a bar and a gym
This is a great choice if being close to the Hippodrome is a top priority for you, but you don’t want to compromise on views or amenities. When you’ve had enough of the theatre, you can always check out the At-Bristol Science Centre, Blue Reef Aquarium or Brunel’s SS Great Britain that are all within walking distance.
Bristol Harbour Hotel and Spa
This is another historical find, being as the building dates back to the 19th century and is on the historic Corn Street. This is a unique hotel with the interior design being bold and elegant with a spa that can be found in the vault. The hotel bar combines history and cocktails as it is speakeasy-inspired
Room amenities are next level here with high quality Egyptian cotton sheets, a nespresso machine, free WiFi and complimentary use of the hotel spa. If you’re into your fitness, you’ll appreciate that the hotel has its very own fitness centre too. It gets better as the hotel is only 6-minute walk to the Hippodrome theatre. St Nicholas Market is only a 1-minute walk too, perfect for some retail therapy. Kids will love the aquarium and Bristol Science Centre, both only a 5-minute walk away.
The Clayton Hotel
The Clayton Hotel is part of the old city. This makes it a perfect place for exploring the centre of Bristol but still being in easy access of public transport, shopping and the harbourside. The hotel building is Grade II listed and was previously a print works which history buffs will love. The rooms are designed in a contemporary style but without compromising on cosiness.
All rooms come with air conditioning, flat-screen TVs and complimentary WiFi. The hotel also has its own on-site restaurant, the Everards Bar & Restaurant which serves seasonal, fresh cuisine. If you’re visiting the Hippodrome Theatre, then this is a great base as its own a 6-minute walk away. It’s also only a 5-minute walk away from the harbourside area and a 9-minute walk away from Bristol Science Centre.
Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel
If you’re looking for a comfortable hotel with all the amenities and near to the Hippodrome Theatre, then this is a great choice. This is another hotel housed in a Grade II listed building. It was recently refurbished to give a modern feel whilst not ignoring its historic roots. The rooms here are designed in a contemporary style but with hints of eccentricity, a nod to the independent art scene of the city.
All rooms come with WiFi, a TV, tea and coffee making facilities and air conditioning. The hotel has an on-site restaurant, Keepers Kitchen and Bar. Its location is one of its best features, being just 1 mile from Bristol Temple Meads stations and a 9-minute walk to Cabot Circus Shopping Centre. Of course, the Hippodrome theatre is only a 7-minute walk away, making it a great base if you plan on visiting it.
Travelodge Bristol Central
If you’re looking for a hotel near the Hippodrome theatre on a budget but you don’t want to scrimp on comfort, then this hotel is for you. Recently refurbished, offering newly designed rooms, king size Travelodge Dreamer bed and blackout curtains, there’s a lot to love about this hotel. Each room is designed in a modern, yet comfortable style and all rooms feature tea and coffee making facilities, bedside USB charging ports and complimentary toiletries.
It’s ideally situated for access to public transport as it’s only a 20-minute walk from Bristol Temple Meads Station and the all-important Hippodrome Theatre is only an 8-minute walk away too. If you’re wanting to explore Bristol, the Bristol Science Museum is only a 4-minute walk away and Bristol Cathedral only a 5-minute walk. If you’re tired of exploring, then you can always come back and relax in the hotel’s on-site restaurant and bar.
Premier Inn Bristol City Centre (Finzels Reach)
This is another ideally located yet budget-friendly hotel in the centre of Bristol with a hotel brand that you can trust. All rooms come with a very comfy bed, free WiFi and tea and coffee making facilities. Pay a little more for a Premier Plus and all enjoy of the same plus air conditioning, bedside USB ports and a coffee machine.
The hotel itself is in a great location, being just a 10-minute walk away from the harbourside and all its amazing bars and restaurants, if the on-site hotel restaurant doesn’t suffice. Just a little further is Bristol Cathedral and the aquarium at a 15-minute walk. The Hippodrome theatre is of course only an 11-minute walk away, making it a fantastic option for those wanting to be in close proximity to the Hippodrome theatre whilst remaining on a budget.
Ibis Bristol Centre
The Ibis Bristol Centre hotel is perfect for those on a budget. It’s centrally located too at only a 6-minute walk from the Hippodrome theatre. The rooms are designed in a modern yet comfortable style with amenities such as WiFi, tea and coffee making facilities and a TV. This hotel also uniquely features an on-site restaurant with an outdoor terrace, just perfect to enjoy a drink or two on after dinner.
The location is perfect, being just a 10-minute walk away from Bristol Temple Meads Train Station and a 1-minute walk from the harbourside area of Bristol. Most importantly, the Hippodrome theatre is only a 10-minute walk. If you’re looking for other things to do during your stay, then check out Bristol Cathedral and Bristol Science Centre at just a 2-minute walk away.
Hotel du Vin Bristol
For a truly luxurious stay during your visit to Bristol, you need to check out Hotel du Vin. This hotel is housed in an 18th century, Grade II listed former sugar warehouse. It has now been modernised to add modern features and amenities without compromising the history and beauty of the building
The high ceilings and loft style rooms are a nod to its past, whilst roll top baths and Egyptian cotton sheets ensure luxury and comfort. You won’t need to leave the hotel for a delicious meal either as you can enjoy the hotel’s on-site Bistro and relax afterwards in the bar. The location is ideal, close to the harbourside with all of its amazing bars and eateries but also only a 6-minute walk from the Hippodrome theatre.