To get a real feel for the various sights, sounds and textures of Bristol, spread your wings and discover surrounding areas like Filton, Hambrook, and Winterbourne.
To gain a deeper understanding of Bristol, visit one of its fabulous cultural destinations. In particular, you should make sure you check out the Georgian House. To catch home-grown and touring acts, reserve seats at the Old Vic Theatre, Colston Hall and Victoria Rooms, one of the region’s premier live concert venues. Enjoy the beautiful artworks at the Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery.
If you are visiting with the whole family, visit the Bristol Ice Rink. Take a tour of Bristol Zoo, and experience some of the most interesting creatures in the world.
If you love nature and wildlife, head to some of the nearby green spaces. These are good spots to relax. Enjoy some of the pleasant urban parks such as Castle Park and the Bristol Castle Park. Head out to Brandon Hill.
If you are spending a while in and around Patchway, stop by Cabot Tower, Clifton Cathedral and the Banksy Graffiti Frogmore Street. Whatever your religious background, serenity and calm awaits at sacred places like the St. Peters Church, the John Wesley's Chapel and the Bristol Temple Church.
Get familiar with the local fashion and do some people-watching in the nearby shopping venues such as the Galleries Shopping Centre, the St Nicholas Market and the Broadmead Shopping Centre.
Experience Patchway’s passion for sports at Memorial Stadium. This is home to Bristol Rugby Football Club rugby union team in winter and the Bristol Rovers F.C. soccer team. Relive the match’s greatest moments with friendly locals after the game in one of the nearby watering holes.
When it’s time to relax after a long day exploring the charming streets of Patchway, check in to one of the many local bed-and-breakfast, hotel and short-stay apartment options. The Future Inn Bristol, the Marriott Bristol City Centre and the Mercure Bristol Brigstow Hotel are among the most popular accommodation options here.