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Shopping and Entertainment

Make the most out of your break in Bristol

From local markets to modern shopping centres, you can shop 'til you drop in Bristol. Whether you're here for comedy or drama, there is also a plethora of entertainment experiences for you to enjoy. Bristol really has it all!

Fun things to do in Bristol

Cabot Circus

You can enjoy a full day out exploring the shops within Cabot Circus.

Based in the heart of Bristol Shopping Quarter, this modern shopping centre boats an impressively unique design. From high-street favourites to designer stores – it has it all!

Visit the Cabot Circus site

7 minute drive from Holland House

St Nicholas Market

Within St Nicholas Market you can discover a host of independent retailers that you will fall in love with.

Delve into the different stalls and you will find unique gifts, beautiful flowers and scrumptious street food.

Visit the St Nicholas Market site

14 minute walk from Holland House

The Comedy Box

If you’re looking for pure comedic fun and a night filled with lots of laughter, it does not get much better than The Comedy Box.

Visit The Comedy Box site 

8 minute drive from Holland House

Bristol Beacon

Within the heart of the city centre is Bristol Beacon – an iconic concert hall that first opened in 1867. Past performers include The Rolling Stones, Queen, Bob Marley, The Who, David Bowie and more.

Enjoy an evening that you’ll never forget here!

Visit the Bristol Beacon site

10 minute drive from Holland House

Tobacco Factory Theatre

Showcasing something for everyone, the Tobacco Factory Theatre is one of Bristol’s hidden gems.

As an independent theatre you can enjoy lots of original productions, from opera and comedy to family shows and even puppetry.

Visit the Tobacco Factory Theatre site 

7 minute drive from Holland House


If you are planning a trip to Bristol, Holland House is the ideal base - giving you direct access to the city centre and close to all attractions.

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