At Downs Edge you will find the warm welcome and relaxed atmosphere of a Country House combined with professionalism gained through many years of management of some of Britain’s finest five star Hotels.
This comfortable and elegant Bed & Breakfast is set in magnificent gardens opening onto the Bristol Downs to the front, an open park of some 450 acres, and onto the Botanic Gardens to the rear - truly “A Countryside location in the heart of the City”. It is ideally situated for the amenities of the City - but lies amid the uniquely peaceful surroundings of open parkland.
The House is furnished with fine period furniture and paintings and a Library containing many interesting books on the history of Bristol. The en-suite bedroom accommodation is very comfortable, with special attention to detail and enjoy sweeping views across the Downs over the large well-established gardens. Each room is furnished with a hostess tray (containing a variety of Beverages, Homemade Biscuits & Chocolates). A presentation basket which includes a variety of necessities for life’s emergencies, colour television and Wi-Fi Internet access.
Choose a delicious breakfasts from the Gourmet Breakfast Menu - from Greek Yoghurt with Almonds, Honey and Fresh Fruit to Traditional English Breakfasts, Sumptuous Eggs Royale or Delicately Spiced Mushrooms on Toast. (Please visit the website for a look at the menu).
If you are looking for a venue to have a function then why not consider Downs Edge where they have elegant, comfortable private rooms available for that special occasion. They can cater for Birthday Teas, Anniversaries, Christenings, Graduation Lunches, Wakes & other Significant Events. You can bring your own wine - NO CORKAGE CHARGED.
Take advantage of the large secluded well established Gardens that open onto the Bristol Downs at the front & the Botanic Gardens at the rear. There is a Marquee available for hire - 13m x 6m and a Gazebo available for hire - 5m x3m, please contact for more details.
Downs Edge is ideally situated and gives easy access to the M4/M5 Motorways, the City Centre, Clifton, The Universities, British Aerospace, Rolls Royce, Abbeywood M.O.D., The Bristol Hospitals, The Mall at Cribbs Causeway and Cabot Circus Shopping Centre - as well as the many Places of Interest that Bristol has to offer.
Your hosts Mr & Mrs Tasker look forward to welcoming you to Downs Edge. Every effort is made to make your stay a memorable one. Please do not hesitate to contact them should you require further information.
Children over 6 years welcome
Single Occupancy From £65
Doubles From £84
Twins From £89
Extra Beds are available for children over 6yrs old sharing.
with adults - charges from £8 to £15 depending on age
All major Credit Cards accepted
The Cities of Bath, Cardiff, Cheltenham & Gloucester are all within easy reach, as are the Glorious Cotswolds, Cheddar Gorge & Caves. Berkley Castle, Bowood Park, Badminton House & Longleat are all within an hour’s car journey.
Places to visit include the Clifton Suspension Bridge & The Avon Gorge, Bristol Zoo and Gardens, The Red Lodge, Tyntsfield House, Bristol Cathedral, The SS Great Britain, The Roman Catholic Cathedral of St’s Peters & Paul, St Mary Redcliffe Church and a number of theatres including the Bristol Hippodrome, Colston Hall, Theatre Royal and New Vic.
For more details about attractions please visit the Downs Edge website.