The hotel opened on Monday 23rd March 1868 and was named the Royal Hotel. A plethora of famous and well known people have frequented the hotel over the years, including Cary Grant, Winston Churchill, Gracie Fields, Laurel and Hardy, and Tommy Steele.
The official hotel of the PIANC AGA is the Marriott Royal Hotel, located at the bottom of Bristol’s historic Park Street opposite College Green. The Marriott Royal Hotel has an exciting and rich history, this year the hotel is celebrating is its 150th anniversary.
The 150 year-old historic Victorian-style property offers refurbished stylish rooms and suites with plush bedding, large desks with comfortable chairs, Wi-Fi and coffee/tea makers. The suites feature a variety of upscale perks, including four-poster beds and entertaining space. Guests can enjoy a delicious meal at the hotel’s on site Miller & Carter steakhouse restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner with an extensive bar list. The 4-star hotel also includes a fitness centre with a gorgeous indoor pool, modern gym and inviting sauna, as well as a serene day spa.
The hotel sits adjacent to College Green and the Bristol Cathedral and is within walking distance from Bristol Hippodrome and Cabot Circus, the city’s shopping centre.
To book your accommodation at the Marriott Royal and to take advantage of the conference rates, please use the link below;
Hotel du Vin
A 4-star hotel with rooms from around £159 a night [10 minute walk away].
Hotel du Vin offers 18th century architecture mixed with chic contemporary ‘loft-living’ style bedrooms and a warm, inviting atmosphere. The hotel is Grade II listed former sugar warehouses, beautifully transformed into one of the finest boutique hotels in Bristol. Nestling in the heart of the old city, close to the rejuvenated waterfront, the shopping hub of Cabot Circus, Christmas Steps, Park Street and the charming Clifton village.
Tel: +44 (0) 117 403 2979VISIT WEBSITE
The Bristol Harbourside
A 4-star hotel with rooms from around £150 a night [5 minute walk away].
Named best city break hotel in the South West by The Sunday Times ‘100 best British Hotels’ 2018. Situated on the quayside of the Floating Harbour, The Bristol Hotel is 10 minutes’ walk from Brunel’s SS Great Britain. It has stylish rooms, free internet and a riverside restaurant.
Tel: +44 (0) 0117 923 0333VISIT WEBSITE
Radisson Blu Hotel
Housed in an iconic 18-storey high rise, the hotel is within walking distance of the Hippodrome Theatre, the Cabot Circus Shopping Centre, the At-Bristol Science Centre, Brunel’s SS Great Britain and the Blue Reef Aquarium. Bedroom types include Standard, Superior, Premium and two types of Suites with balconies and split level design.
Tel: +44 (0) 117 934 9500VISIT WEBSITE
Mecure Bristol Grand Hotel
A 4-star hotel with rooms from around £90 a night [10 minute walk away].
Mercure Bristol Grand Hotel is a historic Grade II listed building with a stylish and distinctive new look for 2018. The hotel was inspired by UpFest and now features over 500 pieces of commissioned street art, making for a unique guest experience. The restaurant and bar serves much-loved British meals using quality, locally sourced ingredients. Just one mile from Bristol Temple Meads station, the hotel is easily-accessible for guests visiting the city.
Tel: +44 (0) 117 929 1645VISIT WEBSITE
Ibis Bristol Centre Hotel
A 3-star hotel hotel with rooms from around £62 a night [5 minute walk away].
Spotless guest rooms with hard-to-leave Sweet Beds and rejuvenating en suite power showers, the affordable Bristol hotel puts on a hearty breakfast spread each morning with almost endless cooked and continental combinations. ibis Bristol Centre’s busy bar also boasts a beautiful outdoor terrace overlooking Millennium Square. Situated in one of Bristol’s most fashionable areas allows you to explore with ease: historical attractions, fantastic shopping and the At-Bristol Science Centre are all within manageable walking distances.
Tel: +44 (0) 117 319 9000VISIT WEBSITE
A budget hotel with rooms from around £60 a night [5 minute walk away].
Great central location within walking distance of the SS Great Britain and Bristol Aquarium. It is perfect for pottering around the harbourside, browsing in craft shops and sipping on cocktails in Millenium Square.
Each room is modern and spacious making your stay stress free.
Tel: +44 (0) 8719 846223VISIT WEBSITE