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The Great Outdoors

Explore more of Bristol's scenery

Whether you're wanting to enjoy a picnic at Ashton Court Estate, take a stroll through Leigh Woods or explore the harbourside, get out into nature and enjoy the many beautiful sights around Bristol.

Enjoy a fresh of breath air

Leigh Woods

This National Nature Reserve lies on the outskirts of Bristol and is home to a diverse range of plants and wildlife.

Fun for all, you can enjoy a peaceful stroll around one of the walking trails or perhaps you might fancy riding down one of their purpose built mountain biking trails!

Visit the Leigh Woods site 

15 minute drive from Holland House

Ashton Court Estate

Ashton Court Estate boasts 850 acres of woodland and grassland.

From the country park to the mansion, you will find a range of activities to get involved with. There is a picnic area, woodland garden, courtyard café and deer parks for you to enjoy.

Visit the Ashton Court Estate site

15 minute drive from Holland House

Old Down Country Park

This award-winning attraction consist of 66 acres of gardens and woodlands.

The perfect place for a leisurely stroll, you can even enjoy a ride on a Segway!

Visit the Old Down Country Park site

30 minute drive from Holland House

Bristol’s Harbourside

Bristol’s Harbourside was once a busy dock for sailors and merchants, but today it is a brilliant place to walk around.

Take in its stunning views and perhaps set sail on a boat trip.

Visit the Bristol Harbourside site 

10 minute walk from Holland House

The Downs

A day in Bristol would not be complete without a visit to The Downs.

Choose from Clifton Down or Durdham Down and enjoy a summers picnic within these large green spaces.

Visit The Downs site

13 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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