Venue Details  

UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL
contact:Lisa Hudnott
address:University Conference Office
The Hawthorns
Woodland Road
city:Bristol
county:Avon
region:South West
postcode:BS8 1UQ
tel:0117 954 5501
fax:0117 923 8265
 
emailconference-office@bristol.ac.uk
websitewww.bris.ac.uk/conferences

RATES FROM
24 hour rate (standard):54.05
24 hour rate (ensuite):70.50
Day rate:31.73
Group BB rate (standard):20.00
Group BB rate (ensuite):25.00
 
MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - YEAR ROUND
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
00800300500

MAXIMUM CAPACITIES - VACATION TIME
ensuite roomsstandard roomsmeeting capacitydining seateddining buffet
3001000800300500

AVAILABILITY NOTES

2006 Summer: 1 July - 24 September
2006 Christmas: See any-time facilities
2007 Easter: See any-time facilities
2007 Summer: See any-time facilities
2007 Christmas: See any-time facilities


VENUE DESCRIPTION

As custodian of some of the city's most beautiful and historic buildings, the University offers a wide range of venues and facilities. We can offer sites in the heart of the city or in a leafy suburban setting close to the magnificent Avon Gorge. Allow our team of dedicated professionals to create a package tailor made to your requirements and budget. Flexibility and value for money is on offer in Bristol.

BEDROOM DESCRIPTION

1,400 bedrooms all with study desk, tea/coffee making facilities, telephone point. 300 bedrooms have en suite facilities.

MEETING DESCRIPTION

175 meeting rooms including tiered lecture theatres holding up to 380 delegates. 800 seater Great Hall and 750 seater professional style theatre. Computer suites & ample exhibition space are available.

RESTAURANT / BAR DESCRIPTION

Full range of bars for all occasions.

LEISURE FACILITIES

Sports centre, tennis and squash courts, snooker, croquet and a swimming pool.

DIRECTIONS

Easy access via M4 or M5; International airport, 2 mainline intercity rail links - 1hr 20 min from Paddington.

SPECIAL ATTRACTIONS

Bristol Suspension Bridge, Docklands, Art Gallery, Museum, Common Wealth Museum, 59 Great Britain @ Bristol Zoo, Boat trips, Harveys Wine Museum, Brandon Hall with Cabot Tower, Ashton Court.

ACCREDITATIONS

IIP

OTHER INFORMATION

750 seater Proscenium arch theatre for concerts and productions. Computer suites available with internet connections on most sites. DISABLED ACCESS - Although the University will make every effort to meet additional requirements eg. provision of hearing loop systems, most university buildings are not yet fully accessible to people with mobility difficulties. However, the University is making adaptations to buildings to make them more accessible. You are advised to contact the Conference Office as early as possible to discuss any support requirements for delegates.