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Bristol

Explore relaxing Bristol: its food, lake views, parks, and more!

Discover the family-friendly city of Bristol—restaurants, lake views, and sights from Bristol Public Library to Page Park.

Top Hotels in Bristol

Estimated price for 1 night / 2 adults
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut
3.5 out of 5
42 Century Dr, Bristol, CT
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $122 per night

Situated in the suburbs, this hotel is 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from Casey Field and 1.5 mi (2.3 km) from Lake Compounce. Pine Lake Park and Wilson Playground are also ...

4.4/5Excellent! (651 reviews)

"Excellent customer service, staff was really nice. Only thing was that the patio was closed due to COVID-19."…"

Reviewed on Aug 4, 2020

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut
Holiday Inn Hartford Downtown Area
Holiday Inn Hartford Downtown Area
3.5 out of 5
100 East River Drive, East Hartford, CT
The price is $87 per night

Situated in the business district, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Connecticut Science Center, XL Center, and Connecticut Convention Center. Xfinity Theatre ...

3.8/5Good! (979 reviews)

"Very neat, clean, quiet. Great stay. I often evite stays at Holiday Inn"…"

Reviewed on Aug 1, 2020

Holiday Inn Hartford Downtown Area
Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown
Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown
3 out of 5
63 Grand St, Waterbury, CT
The price is $99 per night

Located in the heart of Waterbury, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Waterbury City Hall and Palace Theatre. Christopher Columbus Statue and Apothecary ...

4.2/5Very Good! (979 reviews)

"I always wish there is a pool at a property. I also didn’t like the paid parking."…"

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2020

Courtyard by Marriott Waterbury Downtown

Popular places to visit in Bristol

Connecticut Science Center
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Connecticut Science Center

4.5/5(60 reviews)

Leave your textbooks at home and learn about science by playing, exploring and inventing your way through this interactive science center in Hartford.

Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts
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Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts

4.5/5(29 reviews)

While seeing a play or concert in Hartford’s historic venue, look up to admire one of the largest ceiling murals in the United States.

Mark Twain House
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Mark Twain House

4.5/5(143 reviews)

Walk in Mark Twain’s footsteps at the author’s beloved Hartford home. The museum next door will complete your Twain education.

Connecticut State Capital
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Connecticut State Capital

4.5/5(2 reviews)

After visiting Connecticut State Capital, make a plan to see the other sights and activities in Hartford. Experience the area's acclaimed theater scene or attend a sporting event.

Bushnell Park
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Bushnell Park

4.5/5(70 reviews)

Relax near the pond or take a ride on the antique carousel at one of America’s oldest publicly funded parks, located in the heart of Hartford.

Elizabeth Park
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Elizabeth Park

4.5/5(82 reviews)

Breathe in the scents of thousands of blooms in one of America’s oldest public rose gardens, located in the heart of this charming park in Hartford.

Top things to do in Bristol

New York City Day Trip from Hartford including Hop-On Hop-Off
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New York City Day Trip from Hartford including Hop-On Hop-Off

$259
Per adult
City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Connecticut
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City Scavenger hunts by Operation City Quest of Connecticut

$10
Per adult
Vacation Photographer in Hartford
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Vacation Photographer in Hartford

$250
Per adult
Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Connecticut
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Survival Scavenger Hunt walking tours of Connecticut

$20
Per adult
Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of Connecticut
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Crazy Dash Walking Adventure of Connecticut

$10
Per adult
Sesame Bake Aromatherapy and Full Body Skin Massage
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Sesame Bake Aromatherapy and Full Body Skin Massage

$225
Per adult

Reviews of Bristol

3.8

Guest rating

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4 - Good 41.666666666666664%
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2 - Disappointing 4.166666666666667%
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1/5 - Terrible

Verified traveler

Nov 3, 2019

Double tree tries to rip people off there a scam the manager has poor service they originally tried to charge us for the hole stay after they told us to leave we have no money which yet again was false cause we rented from the Marriott for the 3 nig

5/5 - Excellent

Verified traveler

Aug 5, 2019

There should be an ice maker on the first floor

5/5 - Excellent

Audrey

Jul 7, 2019

We will absolutely stay here again.

2/5 - Disappointing

Verified traveler

Jun 12, 2019

Bad roads

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

May 27, 2019

We spent our weekend at Muzzy Field for a baseball tournament! The ball park was great!

4/5 - Good

Verified traveler

Apr 20, 2019

There was plenty of shopping in the area.

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