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Bristol City Docks

Bristol, England
+44 117 927 3633
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Nice place

Went for a walk at the docks, quite crowded this time, because England Vs Panama World Cup... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Magnusigbg
via mobile
Love this place! So much to see and do

We have visited the docks on a couple of occasions staying at the Caravan and Motorhome Club site... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Daisy21Duke
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Swindon, United Kingdom
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Bristol, England
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+44 117 927 3633
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for a walk at the docks, quite crowded this time, because England Vs Panama World Cup football. England wins, it’s was notable:) nice area to walk around in, lots of restaurants and Various pubs to visit.

Thank Magnusigbg
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited the docks on a couple of occasions staying at the Caravan and Motorhome Club site at Baltic Wharf. Just to walk around the floating dock and then into Bristol City centre is lovely. There's something for everyone and the SS Great Britain...More

Thank Daisy21Duke
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is Bristol docks light railway. Its bit of a museum piece and is quite a big attraction to the area. You can find a steam crane that operates on some weekends and also the museum called the m-shed which tales a rich history of...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

worth a visit plenty to see and do.. cargo area good.. ss great Britain well worth a visit.. nice place to spend a day

Thank eric g
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

The City Docks and Marina area is a good area to wander around, there are museums, SS Great Britain, previously we have taken a boat ride along the river, you can even spot a Banksy.

2  Thank PrestonGuild
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

A pleasant area to wander, bustling with the young, and young at heart, in good weather, yet relaxed and easy-going at the same time. The harbour-side ornamentation of old cranes and pulleys works well with the modern, spacious, architecture and the still water of the...More

Thank chimes25
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

Loads to do - boat trips, visit the SS Great Britain, walks along the waterfront, great pubs and restaurants... Our only gripe was that the litter is dreadful - hard to imagine why local businesses don't get themselves organised to solve that problem, even if...More

Thank Steve F
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Whenever friends come to Bristol we take them for a walk around the Docks. There’s always something different to see-the train running, one of the boats steaming around the harbour or any number of other activities. You can eat at the achingly cool Cargo complex...More

Thank BigKevTravels
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

This is a fascinating area to wander round for an hour or two with lots to see and do for free in addition to visiting the SS Great Britain (not free). Amongst the many things we saw were restored dockyard cranes, a steam railway, woking...More

1  Thank Ian M
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

This former industrial and maritime area of Bristol has been totally reinvented and besides the main commercial shopping area the majority of all other visitor interest and activities centre around or are close to the City Docks There is something for everyone including (a) SS...More

1  Thank Nick and Angel S
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dave20000
1 September 2016|
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Response from Zamps1987 | Reviewed this property |
There is in Shirehampton/Avonmouth and also is Brislington :)
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Lois B
13 March 2015|
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Response from idcarmichael | Reviewed this property |
Take the M4 on to The M32 Follow to the End of M32 and Turn Left follow duel carriageway and the signs to the Docks U cant miss it or get lost at docks plenty of carparking
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Lois B
13 March 2015|
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Response from sandra n | Reviewed this property |
Hi.you need to get onto the M5 from the M4 then get off at junction 18.Take the A4 Portway and continue to Hotwells . Follow the signs from there to the City Docks. Enjoy !
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