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4.1/5 1806 reviews
Crest Way, Barnwood, Gloucester

GL4 3RX, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-1452-650304


4.0 mi (6.44km) from City Center
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4.4/5 2072 reviews
Waterwells Business Park, Quedgeley, Gloucester

GL2 2AB, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-371-9021544


4.19 mi (6.74km) from City Center
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4.3/5 1614 reviews
Dunalley Street 33, Cheltenham

GL50 4AP, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-1242-548200


9.76 mi (15.7km) from City Center
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4.4/5 2001 reviews
New Road, Bristol Parkway Business Park, Bristol

BS34 8TJ, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-371-9021604


30.51 mi (49.09km) from City Center
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4.2/5 1995 reviews
Filton Road, Hambrook, Bristol

BS16 1QX, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-0117-9104200


30.93 mi (49.77km) from City Center
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4.0/5 1391 reviews
Bridge Street, Swindon

SN1 1BT, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-1793-602000


34.77 mi (55.94km) from City Center
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4.6/5 2030 reviews
Worcester Road, Wychbold, Worchestershire, Droitwich

WR9 7PA, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-371-9021608


35.7 mi (57.44km) from City Center
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4.5/5 1970 reviews
Frankland Road, Blagrove, Swindon

SN58UD, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 888 HOLIDAY (1 888 465 4329)

Front Desk 44-371-9021631


44.54 mi (71.66km) from City Center
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131 Promendade Cheltenham, Gloucester

GL150 1NW, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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9.57 mi (15.4km) from City Center
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38 Evesham Road, Cheltenham

GL52 2AH, United Kingdom

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10.17 mi (16.36km) from City Center
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Cowley, near Cheltenham,, Cotswolds

GL53 9NL, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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12.55 mi (20.19km) from City Center
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Hammock Road, Eckington, Worcestershire

Hammock Road, Eckington, Worcestershire, United Kingdom

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18.05 mi (29.04km) from City Center
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West End, Northleach

GL54 3EZ, United Kingdom

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21.33 mi (34.32km) from City Center
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The Close Hotel, Long Street, Tetbury

GL8 8AO, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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22.28 mi (35.85km) from City Center
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Mr & Mrs Smith Wild Thyme & Honey in Gloucester, United Kingdom
Mr & Mrs Smith Wild Thyme & Honey in Gloucester, United Kingdom

Amney Crucis, Circencester, Ampney Crucis

Amney Crucis, Circencester, Ampney Crucis, United Kingdom

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22.72 mi (36.56km) from City Center
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High Street, Broadway

WR12 7DU, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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27.23 mi (43.81km) from City Center
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Crudwell, Malmesbury,, Cotswolds

Crudwell, Malmesbury,, Cotswolds, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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30.13 mi (48.48km) from City Center
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Thyme Southrop Manor Estate, Southrop

GL7 3NX, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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31.36 mi (50.46km) from City Center
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4 Shipton Rd, Oxfordshire, Chipping Norton

OX76AY, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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36.51 mi (58.74km) from City Center
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Bourton Rd., Clanfield, Bmpton, Oxfordshire

OX18 2RB, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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37.98 mi (61.11km) from City Center
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Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Colerne, Wiltshire

SN14 8AZ, United Kingdom

Reservations 1 877 666 3817

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46.8 mi (75.3km) from City Center
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Gloucester City Guide

Visiting Gloucester – A City Guide

Gloucester is a small cathedral city in southwest England, known for its wealth of historic buildings and surrounding countryside. It started out as a Roman garrison and still contains fine architecture from a range of periods, including medieval churches, half-timbered Tudor houses and 19th-century canalside warehouses.
 

Gloucester: city layout

Gloucester city centre is compact and easy to explore on foot. The four ‘Gate Streets’ – Westgate, Eastgate, Northgate and Southgate, now largely pedestrianised – mark the historic core of the city. This is also the main shopping district, and where you’ll find many museums and attractions, including Gloucester Cathedral, a gothic masterpiece.
 

Beyond the city, the honey-coloured stone villages and rolling hills of the Cotswolds spread to the east, while the Forest of Dean lies to the west and the Malvern Hills to the north.
 

Top attractions in Gloucester

The soaring columns, stained glass and fan vaulting of Gloucester Cathedral attract admirers of ecclesiastical architecture, while its use as a film location draws Harry Potter fans from across the world.
 

A short stroll away are the regenerated Gloucester Docks, a reminder that the city was once England’s farthest inland port. The Victorian storehouses now contain apartments, a museum, some of the city’s liveliest bars and restaurants and an outlet shopping mall.
 

It’s ten minutes by rail from Gloucester Train Station to Cheltenham Spa, England’s most complete Regency town, where cultural and shopping opportunities abound.
 

The concierge recommends…

  • Exploring Gloucester Folk Museum, housed in Tudor buildings on Westgate Street and full of quirky collections dating back 500 years.
  • Hearing choral evensong at Gloucester Cathedral, a glorious way to experience the beauty and serenity of this historic building.
  • Watching the city’s Rugby Union team, one of the top clubs in the country, play at home in Kingsholm Stadium.
  • Visiting the bird-packed wetlands of WWT Slimbridge on the River Severn, a half an hour’s drive south of the city.


Hotels in Gloucester

Gloucester accommodations range from old-fashioned inns in the city centre to modern, business-friendly hotels near the motorway. Countryside retreats include historic manor houses with manicured grounds and purpose-built spa hotels.
 

Business travellers and visitors keen to explore the Cotswolds tend to position themselves on the outskirts of Gloucester, in Barnwood or Quedgeley. They’re handy for both the city and the M5 motorway, and some major companies have offices in the vicinity.
 

An even wider choice of rooms is available in nearby Cheltenham, ideal for guests attending a wedding at the Pittville Pump Room or horse-racing fans heading to Cheltenham Racecourse. Amid the town’s leafy Regency squares, you’ll find the latest in chic boutique hotels as well as luxury suites, cosy B&Bs and self-catering apartments.


Eating Out in Gloucester

Dining options in Gloucester tend to be traditional rather than trendy. Historic pubs serving fish ‘n’ chips, health-conscious wholefood cafés and child-friendly pizza parlours are the norm, with a smattering of ethnic alternatives for spice-lovers.
 

You’ll find the greatest number of cafés, restaurants and pubs in the city centre. Globe-trotting favourites include C&W African Experience, Tiger’s Eye and So Thai for pan-African, Asian fusion and Thai cooking, respectively. Lily’s near the cathedral is a cute choice for a very English cream tea.
 

Gloucester Quays has become a buzzing destination for casual and family dining, with reliable chain restaurants serving pizza, Italian and Mexican food. More bucolic waterside dining is available beside Over Canal Basin, where the Wharf House serves top-notch Modern European fare made from local, seasonal ingredients like self-harvested honey and River Severn smoked salmon.
 

The chef recommends...

  • Gloucester Old Spot pork: This rare-breed pig is much loved by chefs for its high-quality, full-flavoured meat. Look out for dishes featuring belly, chops or sausages, or go the whole hog with a succulent roast dinner.
  • Stinking Bishop cheese: A dense, pungent cheese made on just one Gloucestershire farm, and washed in a perry made from the juice of the Stinking Bishop pear (hence the name).
  • Gloucester elvers: These baby eels from the River Severn were once a common local delicacy, but are now very rare due declining eel populations. They’re traditionally cooked in bacon fat with eggs, yielding something akin to a fishy omelette.


Shopping in Gloucester

The main shopping area, centred on the pedestrianised Gate Streets in the city centre, incorporates two high-street malls. Nearby are a traditional covered market and an outdoor market, selling everything from curtains to cauliflower. There’s also a weekly farmers’ market.
 

If you’re looking for a bargain, visit the Gloucester Quays Outlet Centre at Gloucester Docks, where discounts are as high as 70% off brands such as Bench, Nike, Gap and Osprey.
 

Unsurprisingly, antiques are something of a speciality in this historic city. You can poke through the myriad offerings at the Gloucester Antiques Centre, recently moved to a lovely old building on Westgate Street, or browse for vintage finds at Upstairs Downstairs, a spacious warehouse on Severn Road near the Docks.
 

Discerning shoppers travel the few miles to Cheltenham for its larger malls and independent retail scene, especially in womenswear, beauty, interiors and books.
 

Best gift shops in Gloucester

  • The World of Beatrix Potter: The characters from Beatrix Potter’s much-loved tales, including “The Tailor of Gloucester”, come in stuffed toy, china or book form at this small gift shop and museum near the cathedral.
  • Gloucestershire Arts & Crafts Centre: Offering handcrafted items at good prices, including jewellery, textiles, paintings by local county artists, this centre is tucked into an alley opposite the Beatrix Potter shop.
  • Fab & Faded: Bric-a-brac and retro delights, from crockery to clothing, are crammed into two floors in this shop on Southgate Street.


Culture & Nightlife in Gloucester

The city’s main entertainment venue is the multipurpose Gloucester Guildhall, on Eastgate Street. Here you can catch indie, rock and folk bands, enjoy stand-up comedy, view an exhibition or watch art house and mainstream films.
 

The Docks quarter has some popular late-night bars and a buzzing, studenty vibe, while traditional real ale pubs are the order of the day in the centre of town.
 

Gloucester’s music scene is nicely varied, from rock and punk bands playing intimate gigs in pubs to chamber and choral concerts at Gloucester Cathedral. There’s no lack of well-established annual music festivals, including the Cajun & Zydeco Festival, the Rhythm & Blues Festival and the Three Choirs Festival, which rotates among the cathedral towns of Gloucester, Hereford and Worcester.
 

Local theatre lovers head to the Everyman Theatre in Cheltenham, which stages everything from opera to a much-loved annual panto in its ornate Victorian auditorium.


Gloucester’s best pubs

  • Café Rene: A cosy venue off Southgate Street, with a jam-packed terrace and hundreds of old wine bottles on the ceiling. Bands and DJs play three nights a week.
  • New Inn: New in the 15th century, but distinctly venerable these days, this black-and-white galleried coaching inn on Northgate Street is where Lady Jane Grey announced her succession to the English throne in 1553.
  • Tank: Down at the Docks, this craft beer specialist is an offshoot of the award-winning Gloucester Brewery across the water. The bare-brick interior gives off a funky, industrial edge.


Visiting Gloucester with a Family

Gloucester’s museums cater well for children, with exhibitions, trails and workshops specially designed to interest young visitors. Indoor activities range from climbing to go-karting, and in summer you can explore the city’s canals by boat.
 

The medieval cloisters at Gloucester Cathedral appeal to wannabe wizards: they stood in for the corridors of Hogwarts School in three Harry Potter movies. The occasional Potter-themed guided tours sell out fast.
 

Also in the city centre, the Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery has dinosaur skeletons and Roman remains, while the Docks offer boatloads of fun at the revamped Gloucester Waterways Museum.
 

‘Flying experiences’ with owls, buzzards and hawks are available at the Barn Owl Centre, near Quedgeley. In Cheltenham, expansive Pittville Park is a perennial favourite thanks to its play areas, birds and bunny rabbits, as well as two lakes for boating and fishing.
 

Gloucester’s best waterside attractions

  • Tall Ships: This swashbuckling festival brings high-masted sailing ships, pirate battles and family entertainments galore to Gloucester Docks. It takes place every odd-numbered year, in May.
  • Sandford Parks Lido: Make a splash at this open-air paradise in Cheltenham, which has a 50-metre main pool, a paddling pool and a kids’ pool. The water is heated and there’s plenty of grass for sunbathing.
  • Prinknash Bird & Deer Park: A half an hour’s drive east of Gloucester, this landscaped lakeside park is home to white peacocks, tame fallow deer and several charming, painted wooden houses.

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Friendly helpful staff
By Windsurfing
Comfortable room reasonable price. Food was very good and staff were extremely good and professional. Some renovations going on but kept away from residents and did not interfere with stay. [Less]
Great new room
By Clairey fairy
Newly decorated rooms are great, really bright and comfortable [Less]
Excellent Hotel
By JDC1965
I usually stay at another chain hotel when visiting Gloucester for work but this time I though I would try somewhere dofferent and I definitely wasn't disappointed. The rooms were spotless and [More] confortable, the staff were really helpful and polit and the restuarant had a really good selection of food. This will be my hotel of choice when staying in Gloucester in the future. [Less]
Great nights sleep, but food not the top
By Ritsb
Great nights sleep. Food not the best. Fish on the fish and chips was way overcooked. Hard batter fried in oil that was too hot, so tasted slightly burnt. [Less]
Our excellent stay
By Cheekykinks
We had a fantastic stay at this hotel in Filton. We have stayed here on many occasions for both work and leisure We hope to stay here again at some point in the future. [Less]
Good experience
By Nabz
Liked it, however would like if there is a little bot more cleanliness of the carpets [Less]
Comfortable and convenient
By Tai C
The location is good and assessible too town centre easily. Always stay in this hotel every time in Cheltenham. At least over 10 times. [Less]
Nice hotel
By Bcho52
Hotel was very good. Very clean , lots of facilities provided and the room layout was well thought out. Staff was very helpful and welcoming. Breakfast was very comprehensive and delicious. Would [More] definitely stay again. [Less]
What you'd expect
By Ngarry
Good standard express in a good location close to the center [Less]

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