The Clifton Hotel Bristol

St Paul's Road, Bristol, BS8 1LX

Tel: +44 (0)117 973 6882

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Located in Bristol’s beautiful Clifton with its Georgian terraces and elegant parks, The Clifton Hotel is an ideal choice for those looking for a convenient and comfortable base to explore the city. 

The hotel has limited, competitively priced off-street parking on-site and is also easily accessible on Bristol’s public transport system.

Each room is stocked with complimentary refreshments, including a bowl of fresh fruit, loose leaf tea, biscuits, coffee and a cafetiere. Rooms are serviced daily and all fitted with a Freeview TV including 80 channels. There is also free, fast Wi-Fi. 

Guests are guaranteed a warm welcome from our friendly and experienced team. They aim to tailor service to individual guest needs, and being a small hotel of just 59 rooms, the atmosphere is warm and relaxed. 


  • The Clifton Hotel is dog friendly. With notice, we are happy to accommodate your furry friends at a small extra price at £10 per night.
  • The Clifton Hotel boasts a central Clifton location, close to the University of Bristol, BBC Bristol and Clifton Village with its restaurants, museums and boutique shops.
  • On-site parking is available for a fee on a first-come, first-served basis. 
  • A full cooked-to-order breakfast is available from Racks, accompanied by a selection of cereals, juices and tea or coffee.
  • For those looking for a bite to eat, just below the hotel in a vaulted wine cellar, you'll find the lively and much-loved Racks Bar & Kitchen, where guests can also make use of its outdoor heated terrace, The Pavilion. 
  • Guests have access to Nuffield Health Fitness and Wellbeing Gym with its huge variety of classes, swimming pool and sauna/steam room. Day passes are available at a reduced rate of £7.50.
  • Guests can also take advantage of a discounted rate at nearby co working space Square Works, a unique workspace and private members’ club in the heart of Clifton. Occupying two elegant Georgian townhouses, Square Works offers the only high-end serviced offices and coworking space within a private members’ club in Bristol. Hot desking day passes and bookable meeting and conference facilities are available.


Booking guarantee
Guests receive a 10% discount when they book direct through our website
Eligible* individual bookings can cancel free of charge by 3pm the day before arrival. Group bookings can move their dates free of charge to any other date of their choice.* The reservations team are available via email to answer your queries:
*Those not booked on the non-refundable rate.
* Group Bookings of 5 or more rooms are subject to a stricter cancellation policy.

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Guide Prices

Number of Rooms / Units
Room / Unit TypeRoom / Unit Tariff*
Executive Double£84.00 per room (room only)
Executive Single£64.00 per room (room only)
Family ensuite£89.00 per room (room only)
Single ensuite£60.00 per room (room only)
Small Executive Single£62.00 per person (room only)
Twin ensuite£89.00 per room (room only)

*As a guide, prices are per room per night for hotels, guest houses, B&Bs and serviced apartments and per week for self-catering accommodation.

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.

Special Offers

  • Free Breakfast

    The offer: After a great sleep, enjoy a free breakfast when you stay with us for 4 nights or more. Valid Sunday to Thursday.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Clifton Hotels website.

    Added extras accommodation offers - redeem this special offer immediately

    Offer link: Added extras accommodation offers

  • 10% Discount For Life

    The offer: Members get 10% discount off any rate that can be found online. They will also receive 10% discount on food and drink in any of our restaurants and bars.

    How to book: For further details, terms and conditions and to book visit the Clifton Hotels website.

    Accommodation loyalty bonuses - redeem this special offer immediately

    Offer link: Accommodation loyalty bonuses

Opening Times

Open Christmas
Open New Year
Open (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)


  • 3 AA Stars Hotel
3 AA Stars Hotel

Further Information


  • Additional meal details - Any
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Room service
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch

Children & Infants

  • Accept children all ages
  • Cot
  • Facilities for children
  • Highchair

Establishment Features

  • 24 hr return laundry service
  • Accept coach parties
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Lift
  • Night porter
  • Number of Shared Bathrooms
  • Pets accepted
  • Public telephone
  • Separate guests' lounge
  • Welcome single sex groups, eg stag/hen parties
  • Wireless Broadband Internet Access

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Of historic, literary or architectural interest
  • Townhouse

Leisure Facilities

  • Gym - Discounted day membership for guests at Cannons and Clifton College gym

Parking & Transport

  • Car parking
  • Off site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted
  • Special group rates

Room / Unit Features

  • Ground Floor Bedrooms Available
  • Hairdryer in all bedrooms
  • Radio in all bedrooms
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms - with freeview channels
  • TV in all bedrooms



TripAdvisor Traveller Rating:

4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Recent Reviews:

  • SimonPeterOwen
    Lille, France
    Good value hotel in a beautiful part of Bristol
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 30th May 2022
    Organising a reunion weekend for a group of University of Bristol graduates, we wanted a hotel in the Clifton area. The Clifton Hotels group, which includes several hotels in the Clifton area... Read full review
  • dalilahvaldez
    Omaha, Nebraska
    Trip Type:
    Solo travel
    Great Hotel!
    5 of 5 stars
    Monday, 30th May 2022
    This hotel is clean, safe, and comfortable! They have a great staff like Judith, Will, and Hanna! Outside is very welcoming and open. Lobby is modern and inviting. Room was perfect for my stay. Will... Read full review
  • MrOnTheLevel
    Sleaford, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    A lovely little hotel, very reasonably priced.
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 31st May 2022
    Very nice hotel, ideally situated a short walk away from Clifton village and the spectacular suspension bridge. Reception staff were lovely, so friendly and helpful, especially Hanna and Judith... Read full review

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