To provide you with the best experience on this website, cookies are used. By using the site it's assumed that you're happy with our use of cookies. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. More info on cookies.
Allow cookies

Backwell House

Add Backwell House to your Itinerary

Backwell House

About

Backwell House is a beautifully revamped Georgian country house just six miles South West of Bristol, which opened in September 2016. From its mellow stone portico, you'll see only rolling hills, yet the bright lights of the energetic city are a mere 15-minute drive away.  Inside the house are nine double ensuite bedrooms, each stylishly and uniquely decorated with antique finds, reclaimed timbers, local artworks and reconditioned vintage bathtubs.

Chef Ross Hunter and his team cook up a storm in the kitchen with a daily changing menu focusing on locally sourced produce with many of the ingredients grown or reared in Backwell House’s own extensive grounds – vegetables and herbs from the Victorian walled garden, eggs from the hotel’s chickens, honey from the beehives and beef from the herd grazing the lush pastures.

The quintessentially English house, built in 1817, is independently owned and run and it feels rather like you’re staying in a friend’s very chic country pad. With oodles of Georgian charm, updated for the 21st century guest, it's the ideal countryside escape for a romantic getaway or an extravagant private party.

Extras

Catering

  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children (Minimum age) - All ages welcome
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • Garden/patio for guests' use

Key Features

  • In countryside

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Travel & Trade

  • Wi-fi available

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Find out about the latest on the roads and get travel directions from TravelWest.info

Public Transport Directions

For comprehensive information about getting here by public transport, please visit TravelWest.info

TripAdvisor

TripAdvisor
  • Certificate of Excellence 2018

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Excellent
    110
  • Very Good
    26
  • Average
    8
  • Poor
    11
  • Terrible
    13

Recent Reviews:

  • Ian S
    Moffat, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Business
    Mixed thoughts - Good but could be great. Not quite there!
    3 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 9th September 2018
    Booked this hotel after searching all local hotels. I wanted something a little different and relaxing, rather than a big chain closer to the city. I stayed on my own as I had a business meeting the... Read full review
  • jmidav
    Bristol, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Couples
    Visit for afternoon tea.
    5 of 5 stars
    Friday, 21st September 2018
    We visited Thursday for afternoon tea. Staff very friendly and attentive and tea was very delicious and served in a very relaxed dining room. The grounds and surrounding area very spectacular... Read full review
  • Adrienne_sail
    Cardiff, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great one night stay
    5 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 25th September 2018
    Stayed here as had early flight the following morning, 15 min drive to the airport, it’s a very gracious country house, with wonderful period furnishings, blending well with added modern touches. Set... Read full review
Farleigh Road
Backwell Farleigh
Bristol
BS48 3QA

Tel: +44 (0)117 325 1110

What's Nearby

  1. Attractive and spacious 19thC Listed self-catering cottage in the West Town conservation...

    1.37 miles away
  2. This delightful mid-19th century estate cottage (Grade II listed) is the perfect base for...

    1.47 miles away
  3. Beautifully restored and once home to the family’s butler, Chaplain's Lodge has two...

    1.47 miles away
  1. Chaplain's House is a picturesque mid-Victorian lodge built in the 1890s. Set over three...

    1.47 miles away
  2. Based just 250 meters from Bristol Airport, this 201 bedroom hotel is the ultimate choice...

    2.29 miles away
  3. Unique rural camping park nestled in Mendip Hills, ideal for visiting Bristol and the...

    4.56 miles away
  4. Modern hotel that's nestled on the foot of the beautiful Mendip Hills near Bristol Airport

    4.6 miles away
  5. Relax in contemporary accommodations at DoubleTree by Hilton. All the essentials and more...

    4.67 miles away
  6. Famous hotel that sits right on top of the spectacular Avon Gorge, with views of the...

    4.75 miles away
  7. Two double bedroom apartment situated in a quiet residential area of Clifton, yet only 5...

    4.99 miles away
  8. A Georgian mansion hotel with fantastic restaurant, near the Clifton Suspension Bridge.

    5.02 miles away
  9. As the name suggests, Bristol View Glamping provides fabulous accommodation overlooking...

    5.04 miles away
  10. Merchants Road Apartment in Clifton comes with two parking spaces, plus close to all...

    5.08 miles away
  11. This friendly hotel comprises two gracious listed Victorian Houses (circa 1870) situated...

    5.16 miles away
  12. The Lodge offers luxury accommodation and exotic animals just outside your window. With...

    5.22 miles away
  13. Luxurious serviced apartments in a classical Georgian terraced house overlooking Victoria...

    5.24 miles away
Previous Next

Search For What's Nearby

Product Type
Proximity
Within miles