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The Base Self Catering

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Situated in Fishponds, close to University of West England (UWE), Frenchay & Southmead Hospitals, Kingswood & Emersons Green. Convenient for Bristol City Centre and Filton. The Base is a self-catering B&B with a wide range of rooms and fully equipped shared kitchens. A continental breakfast can be left in your fridge for the morning. See website for full details.

NB: Room prices do not include VAT. The terms are full payment in advance to secure your reservation. They take credit/debit cards over the phone.


Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Townhouse

Children & Infants

  • Children's play area
  • Children's videos/DVDs available
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children
  • Food/bottle warming available - Self-catering rooms only
  • Highchair

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking - Parking is first come, first served on the driveway directly outside. Can reserve but only for disabled or pregnant etc. and on request.

Leisure Facilities

  • Health/Fitness/ Beauty Facilities - Shiatsu Massage £35 1 hour.

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Room / Unit Features

  • Electric shaver point
  • Fridge
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • TV in all bedrooms
  • WiFi

Establishment Features

  • Central heating throughout
  • Event venue
  • Free car parking
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Real log/coal fires
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties

Specialist Features

  • Marketed as green/environmentally friendly
  • Marketed to any other specialist market - Vegetarians/Vegans
  • Special provisions for cyclists - secure cycle storage and near to cycle track.

Travel & Trade

  • Group discounts available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

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Public Transport Directions

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  • Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • carlyloub
    Telford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great for large groups
    4 of 5 stars
    Friday, 3rd March 2017
    We booked out the Victorian villa (including basement flat) for my hen weekend. It worked really really well. Location: whilst not very very central it's perfectly easy to get into town in a... Read full review
  • Louwww
    Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Excellent group accommodation
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 24th February 2017
    We stayed here for a hen weekend and found the house to be excellent. We had originally booked the apartment but the owners gave us a free upgrade to the larger house on the day. We thought that was... Read full review
  • Toby P
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    A disapointment
    1 of 5 stars
    Wednesday, 25th January 2017
    I booked an apartment at the base which sleeps 6 for some friends who were visiting. I am unsure as to why you would use The Base otherwise as it's location is poor in relation to Bristol but I live... Read full review
564 Fishponds Road
BS16 3DD

Tel: +44 (0)117 902 3456

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