9 Meeting Venues in Bristol for Winter Meetings

If ever there was a city with a story to tell, it’s Bristol. Enveloped in the hills of South West England, it has a distinctive identity that out rivals anywhere else. Grounded in roots from centuries past, passionate locals and spirited fans have helped carve out its character ever since.

For meetings and events, there is a wide selection of hotels, universities, conference centres along with some very special venues that will offer event organizers exceptional choice and quality.

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Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre


Set in a modern 11-storey building, Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre is a 2-minute walk from the Cabot Circus shopping centre, 12 minutes from the Bristol Old Vic Theatre, and less than a mile from Bristol Temple Meads railway station. The hotel is proud to be one of the area's best destinations for meetings and events, with 14,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor venue space and terrific catering.

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Whether planning a small meeting or large exhibition, the world-class venue sets the pace for exceptional events. Featuring a total of 19 function rooms, there’s plenty of flexibility for breakout sessions, seminars and trade shows with the capability of seating up to 600 delegates.

Optional services include:

  • AV technician
  • Copy service
  • Photographer
  • Security guard
  • Videoconferencing

Booking A Full Day Delegate Rate at Bristol Marriott Hotel City Centre 


Cathay Rendezvous


Cathay Rendezvous sets inside a historic building on the North side of King Street, Bristol and just a few steps from the Bristol Old Vic, Hippodrome, Colston Hall, Arnolfini, Watershed, M-shed and Bristol's historic Harbor. The restaurant is located within easy reach of the city centre and is easily accessible from the M5 and M4 via the M32.

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Making it perfect for conferences or business meetings, Cathay Rendezvous boasts spacious, air-conditioned rooms over two levels. Each of them can be customised as per guest's requirements with a maximum capacity of 150 people.

Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at Cathay Rendezvous 


Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel


This grand Victorian hotel is a 10-minute walk from Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery and 1.6 miles from the Clifton Suspension Bridge. Bristol Bus Station is just 0.7 miles and Bristol Temple Meads train station is 1.2 miles away from the venue. Those who are planning meetings or social events in Bristol will appreciate the 16,000 square feet of adaptable, well-appointed event space. 

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The hotel offers flexible spaces to deliver an excellent meeting and event experience in the heart of Bristol City Centre, along with Victorian elegance combined with modern technology. There are 21 event rooms and the hotel can host a memorable meeting which can accommodate as many as 350 guests.

 Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at Bristol Marriott Royal Hotel


Royal West of England Academy


Set in a magnificent Grade II* listed building, the Royal West of England Academy is located in the academic heart of Bristol and within easy reach to the city's main attractions, shopping areas and major motorway links. The Academy was the first art gallery to be established in Bristol and treat their guests to an unforgettable event. 
The nearest mainline railway station is only a 10-minute walk away.

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The RWA has five spectacular, naturally-lit galleries with beautifully constructed interiors, wooden floors and marble friezes available for hire. Equipped with modern facilities like digital projection, audio equipment and Wi-Fi, the main galleries are available for private hire every evening for events of up to 400 people.

Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at Royal West England Academy


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol North


Half a mile from the M5 motorway in Northern Bristol, this modern hotel is situated 5 miles from Blaise Castle and 7 miles from Bristol Zoo. DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol North offers a convenient location, just 8 miles from the city centre and close to popular attractions, museums and art galleries.

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Fully equipped and with natural daylight, all the meeting rooms offer perfect syndicate breakout rooms. You can choose from eight flexible meeting rooms for events of up to 200 guests making DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol North an ideal venue to host conferences, corporate events, board meetings, weddings and private celebrations of all sizes. 


  • Audio/Visual Equipment Rental
  • Fax
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Photocopying
  • Fitness Center OnSite
  • Pool On Property
  • Restaurant On-Site
  • Standard In-Room and Lobby Wi-Fi.

Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at DoubleTree Hilton Hotel Bristol North


Apex City of Bath Hotel


The Apex City of Bath Hotel is situated on the corner of James Street West and Charles Street in the historic city centre of Bath. Just a minute walk from shops and restaurants, this modern hotel is a 5-minute walk from Thermae Bath Spa and a 10-minute walk from Bath Spa train station. 

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The Apex City of Bath Hotel is Bath's largest hotel both regarding conferences and events spaces. The venue offers eight adaptable spaces, all well-equipped with the latest technology offering a fully flexible approach to any type of event and making it the perfect venue for your meeting or conference. This flexible and dynamic room can be set up or split to suit your needs for exhibitions, conferences or other large events with break out space with a maximum capacity of 400 delegates.

Included facilities & services:

  • A dedicated event planner
  • Complimentary high-speed Wi-Fi
  • Extensive AV technology
  • TVs/ Screen
  • Audio Conference calling

Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at APEX City of Bath Hotel


Bailbrook House Hotel


This boutique hotel, in a 1790 Georgian country mansion, is set on 20 acres in the beautiful region of Somerset. With just 1.5 miles from the central Bath and 8 miles from the M4 junction, the ideal location of this venue makes it convenient for guests to access the hotel easily from anywhere in the city.

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Bailbrook House Hotel is dedicated to the satisfaction of the guest, making the hotel an exceptional venue for meetings and events. The venue takes pride in offering delegates some traditional and contemporary meeting space. Indeed, 12 flexible and fully equipped meeting rooms are set in tranquil and inspirational surroundings, with the capability of hosting any type of conference or meeting with a maximum number of 200 delegates.


  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Meeting technology pack
  • A wide selection of dining options
  • Team building activities available
  • Unlimited tea and coffee
  • Complimentary on-site car parking
  • Meeting room USB charging sockets and tabletop power points.

Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at Bailbrook House Hotel


St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club


St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club is built on 400 acres of rolling parkland and set in a converted 14th-century manor house which is just a jump away from the beach. This plush hotel and country club is conveniently located 3 miles from Chepstow bus station, 5 miles from Chepstow Train Station and Caldicot Castle.

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Plan your next South Wales business gathering or reception in one of the 11 modern, flexible meeting rooms, with a maximum capacity up to 300 delegates. Discover the benefits of an inspiring destination with delicious catering services. All the meeting rooms feature natural light and state-of-the-art audiovisual facilities.

Book A Full Day Delegate Rate at St Pierre Marriott Hotel & Country Club 


Novotel Bristol Centre Hotel


Just a 7-minute walk from Temple Meads train station, this contemporary hotel in a redbrick building is also 1.4 km from Bristol Hippodrome, a late-Victorian theatre, and 5 km from Bristol Zoo.

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Conveniently located 2km from M32 and 8km from M4 Junction, the Novotel Bristol Centre is easily accessible from the city and is ideally located for those travelling for business as well pleasure.

Undoubtedly, with years of experience in the meeting industry, Novotel lets you optimise the chances of its success for any meeting or conference.
 The venue can host up to 200 delegates, and all eight meeting rooms are fully equipped with the latest technologies


  • WIFI/Internet Access  
  • Parking 
  • Accessibility for people with reduced mobility  
  • Fitness centre
  • Online check-in 

Send An Enquire to Novotel Bristol Centre Hotel


Over To You

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