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Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel

Best Western The Gables Hotel is set in a delightful rural location in Falfield, offering a great place to stay for those wanting to visit Bristol or explore the beauty of the Cotswolds. Comfortable and convenient, the hotel is modern in feel.

All the hotels bedrooms are furnished to a high standard and come complete with all the facilities that you'd expect. With a brasserie, bar and excellent banqueting facilities, we're all set to give you the warmest of welcomes whether you're here for a few hours on business or for a few days on holiday.

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Bristol Road
GL12 8DL
For enquiries or to make a reservation please call 0844 387 6259*


2016 dinner inclusive rates offer a £24 per person à la carte allowance
Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, No Lift
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Dog's are charged at £10 per pet per night.
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates


Dining and Bars

We are passionate about using seasonal produce and consider ourselves lucky as in Gloucestershire there is a wealth of high quality food producers who offer the very best quality ingredients for our modern British dishes.

Chef Stewart Carter


Berkeley Brasserie

The Berkeley Brasserie is a great place to relax and enjoy a drink, snack or a meal with friends or colleagues in a friendly atmosphere at any time of day. Our Chefs place great emphasis on using the very best locally sourced ingredients to produce tasty and affordable dishes that everyone will enjoy.

The Brasserie menu features starters, sandwiches, salads and light bites, pub classics such as homemade lasagne and beef burgers, a selection of pasta dishes, succulent steaks and a la carte dishes. Desserts are not forgotten, with choices such as steamed sponge pudding with chantilly cream. The extensive menu is available from 11am to 10pm daily and there's a wide range of wines and real ales on offer to accompany your meal.

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07:00 - 09:30
Lunch: 12.00 - 14:00
Dinner: 18:30 - 21:30
Weekend times may vary


Our spacious and contemporary lounge bar is the perfect place to join friends, family, colleagues or even perfect strangers for a drink and a delicious bar snack! You can get a real taste for the area, with a pint of the local beer called 'Bob' crafted in the nearby Wickwar brewery.

Opening hours

Weekend times may vary


Cotswold Edge

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 71
Distance: 6170 Yards
No handicap required


8.00 miles away in Wotton Under Edge


9 holes Yes

Thornbury Golf Centre

Course information

Course Type: Parkland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 3
Distance: 6308 Yards
No handicap required


6.00 miles away in Thornbury, Bristol


9 holes Yes
18 holes £22.00


Set in a rural location and convenient for local churches, Best Western The Gables Hotel is a delightful setting for civil ceremonies and wedding receptions. When you choose the hotel as your wedding venue, you'll enjoy the personal touch, huge attention to detail, and a hatful of cherished memories. Our dedicated wedding co-ordinator will help you plan and prepare everything before handing over to an experienced Duty Management team who will take care of everything on the big day itself.


Wedding service and reception venue

We offer a variety of rooms for your wedding, to suit small intimate parties or larger celebrations of up to 150 people. We can also arrange exclusive use of stunning private gardens for photos of the newly weds, subject to availability.


Food is one of the most important aspects of any wedding reception and our team of chefs will ensure that your chosen menu is prepared with care and flair to create a truly memorable wedding breakfast for you and your guests.We offer a variety of dishes to suit every taste and our menu selector enables you to create your own unique wedding breakfast, drinks package and evening buffet.

Complete the perfect day

The newly weds are offered a complimentary four poster bedroom for the night of the wedding, complete with a bottle of Champagne and a box of chocolates, plus full English breakfast the next morning,


Registry office:
South Gloucestershire Register Office
Poole Court, Poole Court Drive, Yate, South Glos
01454 863140

Emma is our wedding organiser and she enjoys organising weddings and making our happy couples' dreams come true.

For any enquiries please call Emma Topping on 01454 260502

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

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Nearest motorway: M5, J14, 0.50 miles
Nearest train station: Bristol, 14.00 miles
Nearest airport: Bristol, 25.00 miles
Free parking on site (100 spaces)
On site disabled parking (2 spaces)

Bristol Road
GL12 8DL

What's nearby?


  • Bristol City Football Club (21.9 miles)

  • Bristol Rovers Football club (13.8 miles)

  • Chepstow Racecourse (17.5 miles)

Cities & Attractions

  • Slimbridge Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (9 miles)

  • Berkeley Castle (4.5 miles)

  • Cattle Country (4.5 miles)

  • The Mall, Cribbs Causeway (11 miles)

  • Bristol Zoo (16.5 miles)


  • Cabot Circus, Bristol (16 miles)

  • The Mall at Cribbs Causeway (11 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events


With excellent motorway access, our hotel is perfect for businesses that are going places! From larger conferences to smaller, more private interviews, Best Western The Gables Hotel will meet all your needs.

Available room set ups

U shape

Bristol Suite

For large meetings and presentations the spacious air conditioned Bristol Suite makes
an impressive setting. The ground floor location means that its ideal for conferences,
exhibitions and even for car launch events, as vehicles can drive straight into the Suite
from the car park! This very versatile space can be split into smaller rooms which are
perfect for coffee breaks and discussion groups and there are other separate syndicate
rooms available in the hotel.

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Bristol Suite 200 60 50 50 180
Brackenbury 150 60 50 50 120
Berkeley 80 48 36 30 50
Falfield 70 36 26 30 40
Tynedale 30 16 16 16 14
Durston 25 20 12 16 0
Jenner 15 0 6 8 0
Frocester 0 0 0 5 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506


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When is a Standard Double room a Standard Double room, or not?

29/11/2016 poggy497, Maidstone, United Kingdom

Booked here for 1 night in Nov 16. As a Best Western Diamond forever card holder, I asked if it was possible to have an upgrade, ( I am entitled to this as part of my BW loyalty card). I was told by t... more

Owner Response
Natalie J, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you for reviewing your recent stay with us. I will be contacting you directly regarding this issue. Kind regards

Cheap & Cheerful Stopover

23/11/2016 Sheila I, Leicester, United Kingdom

Located just a stones throw off the M5 at Jct 14, this is ideal for breaking a journey. The rooms are on the small side, but do the job and staff are pleasant & helpful. Breakfast is very good with lo... more

Owner Response
Natalie J, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Many thanks Sheila for posting a review of your recent stay. I was pleased to here that our staff looked after you during your visit, and that you enjoyed our extensive breakfast range. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Gables in the very near future.

Great Staff

23/11/2016 Tim L, Hayle, United Kingdom

We have stayed before but booked one of the larger rooms this time. Super friendly receptionist, quick check in and very clean room. What stood out was that the staff seemed happy to work here and wer... more

Owner Response
Natalie J, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Thank you Tim for your fabulous 5 star review of your recent visit to The Gables. I will ensure that your lovely comments are passed on to all our staff, they will be extremely happy that you have posted such a wonderful review. To say that our staff were the best that you have met, when you have stayed in such an extensive range of Best Western's, was just wonderful to read so thank you. We look forward to welcoming you back for your next visit in the area. Thank you once again for taking the time to post a review.

Terrible Sunday dinner

22/11/2016 Kirkpatrick7, Bristol, United Kingdom

We booked dinner for 1.45 this Sunday for 4 people, on arrival staff were friendly and accommodating, we were escorted to our table, but it wasn't ready, so we went back to the bar area and waited. On... more

Owner Response
Natalie J, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
We would like to apologise profusely that you did not enjoy your Sunday lunch recently. These are not the standards that we wish to give our guests so please contact our General Manager here at The Gables, he would like to discuss this matter with you more in depth. Kind regards

Great Room, great food and very well priced

18/11/2016 chrismaz1,

Had a short stay here, but the staff were fantastic, very welcoming and extremely helpful. The room was great, very comfy bed and nice powerful shower. And the cooked breakfast! Delicious! I would tru... more

Owner Response
Natalie J, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
What a wonderful 5 star review, thank you. All our staff like to make our customers feel at home here at The Gables, and they will all be extremely happy that you have left a review on how fantastic they were. Thank you once again for taking the time to post a review on your stay, it is very much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you once again in the near future.