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Modern apartment in the heart of Bristol's old city area.

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 731 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Large two bedroom, two bathroom apartment with panoramic city views.

Spacious modern apartment high above the city streets offering very comfortable accommodation for up to four people. The standard is high with excellent thermal and sound insulation. It is furnished and equipped to a high standard as a ‘home away from home’, ideal for a few days or longer stay for business or pleasure.

The open plan living/dining room has a well-equipped kitchen area and several large windows giving panoramic views of central Bristol. Balcony where you can enjoy the evening sun and watch the world go by below.

Main bedroom with large double bed and ensuite shower room. Second bedroom with single bed / sofa and pull out extra bed with quality mattress. Second bedroom can also be used as a study.

Well-equipped kitchen with professional quality cookware and plenty of crockery and cutlery.

Large and extendable dining table to seat 6.

Free wireless broadband connection.

Allocated parking space in basement with secure access door included in rental.

Lift access from basement and main entrance hall

More Details

Owner
Gordon Hathway
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Norwegian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 July, 2017

About Gordon Hathway

We are an Anglo-Norwegian couple with many years experience of renting holiday homes both as owners in the UK and as agents for properties abroad.

Gordon Hathway purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Gordon Hathway chose Somerset

One of us was born and educated in Bristol and it's wonderful to see how much central Bristol has evolved into a truly great city in recent years. We chose this apartment for its space and practical layout, and for its central location with almost everything within easy walking distance.

What makes this apartment unique

The huge windows flood the apartment with light and the panoramic view over the rooftops of central Bristol is fantastic.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Bristol in England

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 6
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 731 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Lift
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedrooms have both vertical blinds and lined curtains plus a large wardrobe with mirror doors and shelving. Soft lighting plus Individual reading lights. Second bedroom has a full size single 'day' bed with a pull out bed underneath which will convert to a double bed or two singles. Second bedroom can also be used as a study or playroom with extending table.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • playground
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • roller blading
Notes:
Secure access to main entrance hall with lift access to the apartment, also from the basement car park. Rental price includes bed linen, towels, final cleaning, parking space and wireless broadband connection. Smoking permitted only on the balcony with the doors to the apartment closed.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

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Modern apartment in the heart of Bristol's old city area.
average rating of 4.928571 based on 14 reviews
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Lovely Apartment in Great Location

  • 5 of 5

This was a lovely, well equipped apartment in the heart of the city, close to shops, bars, restaurants and centrally located to enjoy all Bristol and the surrounding area has to offer. Information on how to access the apartment was easy to follow and the added luxury of a parking space in the city centre was appreciated (my Mazda 2 just fit in the space!). Great public transport links led to day trips to Bath and Weston-Super-Mare and we particularly enjoyed the Blackbeard to Banksy walking tour in Bristol. We would not hesitate to book the apartment again on our next visit. Thank you Gordon and Bo

  • Review Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb flat in the centre of Bristol

  • 5 of 5

If you're looking for a central, well-equipped, very comfortable modern flat with supermarkets, bus stops, Tourist Information Centre and places of interest almost at your doorstep, don't go any further, Gordon's superb sixth floor apartment is the one you want.

  • Review Submitted: May 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pleasant apartment in the centre of Bristol

  • 5 of 5

Tastefully furnished, neat clean tidy and comfortable accommodation. Good position in the city with easy access to sites, museums, restaurants and bars. Very comfortable relaxed stay. A little noisy in the early hours with street recycling collections but the ear plugs worked well. Good to have to availability of an underground parking space but access to it could be tricky if others have parked untidily our small car was a bonus.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 8, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wonderful Bristol Holiday

  • 5 of 5

I met a man from Bristol at an airport a few months back. And he said "I really don't understand why more people don't come to Bristol for a holiday".

Well. My husband, my brother and I decided to give it a try and are we glad we did. And the bonus is that we stayed at this lovely apartment. Just as the man at the airport described, Bristol has a lovely city center and many places to visit. Staying at this apartment made seeing the local sites very easy, due to it's central location. The SS Great Britain, St. Nick's market, Bristol Cathedral, a show at the Hippodrome Theater, and the Clifton Suspension bridge were all easily accessible from our location. And the coach station and rail station can be quickly reached for transit to outlying cities and sites.

With public transit so conveniently obtained, there are many day trip possibilities, even without a car. We found Exeter, Hereford, and Cardiff an easy train ride away. And the bus goes directly from Bristol to Wells city center; another day trip worth enjoying. And while in Wales, we greatly enjoyed a tour of the beautiful Gower Peninsula.

The apartment is lovely, quiet, and provides private spaces as well as gathering areas for travel mates with all the conveniences and comforts of home. We also enjoyed the view from the balcony before we headed out in the morning, and upon our return late in the evening. The building is well maintained and on a quiet side street, yet close to shops for quick groceries, and all the choices required for a meal or a pint in the evening.

We enjoyed our stay very much. And would not hesitate to recommend this apartment. It was a calm, quiet, nicely appointed and well supplied home away from home at the end of each busy day we spent in and around the Bristol area.

And now, we too really don't understand why more people don't come to Bristol for a holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 24, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Quality furnishings make all the difference, location is great

  • Review Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Just like home!

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a 7 day family (3 adults) holiday in Bristol, staying in this clean, well appointed 2 bedroom apartment in the center of Bristol. The apartment was very comfortable with everything we needed for a completely relaxed vacation. It's central location within easy walking distance to many good restaurants, shopping areas, and major transportation terminals made getting around Bristol easy and hassle free. Gordon, the owner, provided independent access and very useful information for our stay in the apartment as well as for exploring Bristol, Bath, and the surrounding areas. We give this apartment high marks in every category.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 4, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Bristol
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Bristol Temple Meads
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
M4 / M5 / M32
Car: not necessary

Bristol has been transformed in recent years into a world-class city with a fascinating fusion of old and modern architecture, waterside amenities, shopping, nightlife and culture. The apartment is right in the city centre with nearly all of Bristol's most famous sights and attractions plus excellent bus and ferry services just a short walk away.

The historic city of Bath is less than 15 minutes by train or 50 minutes by bus almost from the doorstep.

Bristol is also an ideal base for day trips around the West Country and South Wales, with or without a car.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Bristol, West Country

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
2017
1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£525
for 5 nights
From
£105
£630
 
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£525
for 5 nights
From
£105
£630
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Rate is for 2 adults and includes bed linen, towels, final cleaning, all utility charges, parking and internet access.

Extra guests pay in addition as follows:
Adult, £20 per night (£90 per week).
Child (under 16), £15 per night (£60 per week).
Maximum occupancy: 4 persons.

MIN. STAY 5 NIGHTS. NO EXCEPTIONS.

LONG STAY AND LATE BOOKING DISCOUNTS MAY BE AVAILABLE - PLEASE ASK.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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