Officially opened in 1930 by Prince George, Bristol Airport was only the third airport to be opened to civilians. Since then times have changed dramatically as Bristol Airport was recently named the world’s most punctual airport. Our Bristol Airport hotels have a lot to offer the millions of passengers who pass through its doors and with the South West on its doorstep, families and individuals alike can benefit from Bristol's wealth of nearby attractions.
Book hotels near Bristol Airport
Book a stay in one of our Bristol Airport hotels and explore all that one of Bristol's most famous icons has to offer. If you'd like to admire the spectacular views of the Avon from Clifton Suspension Bridge, our Bristol Central hotel is only two miles away. Meanwhile, the world's first luxury liner, the SS Great Britain, can be found in the Great Western Dockyard. Our Bristol Central Mitchell Lane Hotel is just seven minutes from the entrance, so you can take your time strolling on the magnificent decks or peeking inside the first class cabins. There's no need to worry about getting to passport control from one of our Bristol Airport hotels either, because they are within just a few miles.
Things to do near Bristol Airport
With everything from travel essentials to executive lounges, Bristol airport caters for everyone. However, if you crave some fresh air before you fly, look no further than Bristol Zoo with its animals and adventure rope courses. Boasting red pandas and gorillas, with the chance to feed everything from penguins to lions, the zoo is located just 22 minutes from our Portishead Hotel. If interactive science exhibits are more your thing, you'll find our Bristol Airport hotels are just a stones throw away from the Bristol Science Centre, where you can enjoy live shows and a 3D Planetarium.