Built in 1869, this 4-star hotel in the heart of Bristol city centre offers luxurious rooms as well as a bar, a restaurant and a leisure complex.

Rooms at The Grand by Thistle are nicely decorated and come with tea/coffee making facilities. Guests can also enjoy en-suite facilities and a flat-screen LCD TV with Freeview.

Tyrells Restaurant offers a wide range of cuisine in modern surroundings. The hotel also features its very own underground cellar bar, Marlows.

The leisure complex at The Grand includes a pool, a sauna, a steam room and a spa bath. A modern gym and beauty treatment rooms are also available.

Bristol Temple Meads Railway Station is 1 mile from the hotel, and local attractions include Clifton Suspension Bridge and Bristol Zoo Gardens.