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Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel.

The Best Western The Gables Hotel is set in the delightful rural location of Falfield, offering a great place to stay near to both Bristol and the beautiful Cotswolds. Bristol is a mere 20-minute drive from the hotel, as is Cotswold Way and it's 100 miles of charmed woodlands and hillsides. You'll also be close to the historic towns of Thornbury, Wotton-under-Edge and Cheltenham, for breathtaking views and timeless architecture in every direction.

Gloucester Cathedral - and its Norman pillars and vaulted cloisters - are only 30-minutes away. This will be particularly pleasing to Harry Potter fans, as many wonderful wizarding scenes were filmed there. Thanks to its convenient location, this countryside hotel is a cosy base for walkers, hikers or anyone with an eye for a photo-op.

A modern and rather elegant interior can be found inside the Best Western The Gables Hotel. Each of the 46 cosy en-suite bedrooms are furnished to a high standard and come complete with all the facilities that you'd expect. A scrumptious brasserie, contemporary bar and attractive patio area can also be found, as we're all set to give you the warmest of welcomes whether you're here for a few hours on business or a few days on holiday. Excellent suites and banqueting facilities also make this hotel near Bristol an unbeatable spot for weddings, conferences and even product launches. We really can do it all.

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Location

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

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

Facilities

Dining and Bars

Our Head Chef Stewart Carter is as experienced as he is passionate when it comes to good food. He serves up some truly delicious cuisine in our Berkeley Brasserie restaurant, including modern British dishes and famous homemade pizzas - that have got all of Falfield talking. We are proud to use local, seasonal ingredients from only the high quality producers of Gloucestershire.

Chef Stewart Carter

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Berkeley Brasserie

The Berkeley Brasserie is a divine restaurant near Bristol, great for indulging in a both relaxing drink or meal. Our team of experienced Chefs place great emphasis on using only the best locally sourced ingredients, to produce tasty and affordable dishes. The Brasserie menu is packed with enticing options, including starters, sandwiches, salads, homemade lasagnes, succulent steaks and a la carte dishes... to name but a few. There's also plenty of sweet sensations to choose from.

Opening hours

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

Our spacious and contemporary lounge bar is the ideal place to join friends, family or colleagues for an evening drink or delicious bar snack. You'll be able to get a real taste for the area by ordering a pint of 'Bob' from the bar. This local beer is crafted in the nearby Wickwar brewery and has been met by nothing but compliments. Dont worry if you're not an ale drinker, as our drinks menu offers an impressive array of wines, spirits and soft drinks to quench all thirsts.

Opening hours

18:00-21:30
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Cotswold Edge

Cotswold Edge golf course is truly one of a kind. The par 71 course, can be enjoyed all year round thanks to an excellent drainage system, and is just over 6,000 yards in total.
The course boasts stunning views from the top of Cotswold escarpment and proves
a rather challenging course for all golfers.

Course information

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

Location

8.00 miles away in Wotton Under Edge

Prices

9 holes Yes

Thornbury Golf Centre

Thornbury Golf Centre is only 6 miles from the hotel and offers two beautiful courses, both of which are incredibly well maintained. The first is an 18-hole, par 71 Marlwood course, whilst the second is a smaller 18-hole, par 54 course. Both provide opportune spots to practice and improve upon your swing, no matter your ability.

Course information

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

Location

6.00 miles away in Thornbury, Bristol

Prices

9 holes Yes
18 holes £22.00

Weddings

Set in a picturesque rural location that is close to many local churches, the Best
Western Gables Hotel is a delightful setting for civil ceremonies and wedding
receptions near Bristol. If you select the hotel as your wedding venue, our faultless facilities and the expertise of our dedicated wedding coordinator will be yours, as we help you plan and prepare everything.

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Wedding service and reception venue

We offer a variety of rooms for your wedding, to suit everything from small intimate parties to large celebrations of up to 150 guest. We can also arrange a red carpet arrival, elegant silk table arrangements and exclusive use of private gardens for photos of the newlyweds. This countryside wedding venue really is fit for royalty.

Catering

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 memorable wedding breakfast. We offer a variety of dishes to suit every taste, whilst our menu selector enables you
to create your own unique wedding breakfast, drinks package and evening buffet.

Complete the perfect day

Newlyweds are offered a complimentary night in our four poster bedroom suite, to end their special day in style. A bottle of Champagne, cheeky box of chocolates on top of this and a full English or Continental breakfast the next morning will also be provided. Wedding guests
are offered reduced rates on hotel rooms, to make for some very happy friends and family.

Registrar

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)

Address
Bristol Road
Falfield
Gloucestershire
GL12 8DL
England


What's nearby?

Sports

  • 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)

Shopping

  • Cabot Circus, Bristol (16 miles)

  • The Mall at Cribbs Causeway (11 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

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With excellent motorway access and 8 well equipped meeting rooms for up to 200 delegates, our hotel is perfect for almost any business or event. We'll provide everything you can think of, from Wi-Fi and catering, to technical equipment, set-up and so much more. You really won't have a thing to worry about.

Large Suites
For large meetings and presentations, the spacious air conditioned Bristol suite makes for 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. There are also other syndicate rooms available in the hotel.

Meeting Rooms
Our smaller meeting rooms cater perfectly for more intimate conferences, workshops and team
building days. All rooms include air conditioning, natural daylight and free Wi-Fi, whilst you'll benefit from our friendly team of staff who will take care of all the details for you. The meeting room will be arranged in your ideal setup, with presentation equipment for you to take full advantage of.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre
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

Reviews

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 682 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 266
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Rating: 1 18
Rating

nice pleasant lunch

13/08/2017 Tony R, Swansea, United Kingdom

Popped in here for lunch on way to Bristol, very quiet hotel at lunchtime but thought we would give it a try, staff very friendly and menu was good, not a lot of choice but it all sounded good. we ord... more

Owner Response
, General Manager at Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Tony R, Thank you for reviewing your recent visit to us, I am pleased that you enjoyed your lunch. We do serve food daily until 21:45pm and have a great Sunday Lunch offering which is a Carvery. We hope that you choose to come and eat with us again soon. Regards Anthony
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Convenient Location

04/08/2017 Cyberebrum, London

We needed somewhere to sleep between visiting family in Thornbury and heading down the M5. So this location was just right, being a few minutes from the motorway and ten minutes from Thornbury. The ro... more

Owner Response
, General Manager at Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Dear Cyberebrum, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us, I am pleased that you had a pleasant stay. We are ideally located for many North Bristol and South Gloucestershire villages and towns as well as some of the other touristic attractions in the area. We hope that The Gables Hotel will be your first choice hotel should you visit the area again in the future. Regards Anthony
Rating

A lovely two-night stay

02/08/2017 sadbuttruenumber2, basingstoke

We had a double room on the first floor, at the back of the hotel. There was some slight noise from the car park below, but not enough to disturb us. The check-in process was quick and easy. The ro... more

Owner Response
, General Manager at Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Dear sadbuttruenumber2, Thank you for a great review about your recent stay with us, I am really pleased that you enjoyed your weekend. May I also offer a belated Happy Birthday to you. We do offer some excellent food here at the hotel and our new Head Chef is always coming up with new ideas and we have just launched our new summer menu. We do hope that you keep an eye out for our weekend deal such as Wine Tasting weekend on 21st October. Please visit our website for more details. We hope to see you again soon. Regards Anthony
Rating

pleasant enough hotel

31/07/2017 jamesgandolfini, south coast

We chose this hotel on a Best Western offer so cannot complain about the bed and breakfast rate. We upgraded to a best room and generally were happy with that, clean and noise free. We ate in the rest... more

Owner Response
, General Manager at Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Dear jamesgandolfini, Thank you for your review about your recent stay with us. I am sorry that you found our new menu to be limited however I will share these comments with the Head Chef and look to make some improvements. We do also have a speacials board that has a minimum of 6 items on it to choose from too. I do hope that we get the chance to welcome you to the hotel again soon. Regards Anthony
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Business trip

29/07/2017 albeback1, Wigan, United Kingdom

I've stayed here many times and in general it's quite good. This trip I arrived late so I didn't eat in the restaurant. The room was a good size with a large comfortable bed. The bathroom would benefi... more

Owner Response
, General Manager at Best Western Bristol North The Gables Hotel, responded to this review
Dear albeback1, Thank you for being a loyal customer and returning to us when you are in the area. We value all guest feedback as this enables us to make improvements where needed. I am in the process of auditing all of our bedrooms so I am sure that any repair work will be dealt with acoordingly. Once again thank you for reviewing your most recent stay and we look foreard to seeing you soon. Regards Anthony