Destination guide

Head to the theatrical city of Bristol

Come and experience Bristol and its theatre scene, entertainment and monuments. This welcoming and romantic city is well known for its shopping, bars and restaurants. Bristol Hippodrome Theatre, Bristol Theatre Royal and Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery are a few of the top cultural sights. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Bristol

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Bristol a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • We The Curious (0.5 mi / 0.7 km)
  • Bristol Zoo (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Techniquest (24.6 mi / 39.6 km)
  • Bristol Ice Rink (0.2 mi / 0.3 km)
  • Knowle Golf Club (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • HorseWorld (4.1 mi / 6.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Bristol

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Bristol is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cheddar Gorge and Caves (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Wookey Hole (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
  • Bristol Castle Park (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Castle Park (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Brandon Hill (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Leigh Woods (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Bristol

The nearest airport is in Bristol (BRS-Bristol Intl.), located 6.7 mi (10.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Cardiff (CWL-Cardiff Intl.), which is 32.3 mi (51.9 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Bristol Temple Meads Station, Bristol Clifton Down Station and Bristol Redland Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Bristol?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,421 holiday rentals around Bristol. From 424 Cabins to 352 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Bristol is on Stayz.

Can I rent Cabins in Bristol?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 424 Cabins in Bristol. Our other popular types of Bristol holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 352 holiday houses
  • Houses: 492 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 424 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Bristol?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 48 holiday homes with pool available in Bristol. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.