The Christmas markets in and near Bristol offer an array of traditional delights that awaken your senses: aromas of delicious spiced mulled wine, gingerbread and German sausages fill the air as you stroll along the cold streets, taking in the festive atmosphere. From traditional food and drink, to unique hand-made toys, Christmas decorations and scented candles, the stalls have so much to offer. Our Bristol hotel is conveniently located in the city centre and within close proximity to the Bristol Christmas Markets/Train & Bus Stations.
Bristol German Christmas Market, Broadmead, 10th November-24th December
Now in its ninth year, it is has grown to be extremely popular with Bristolians across the city. Located in Broadmead's shopping quarter, the market attracts a vast range of people and adds a real festive feel to the centre of Bristol.
With 40 stalls, there is something for everyone, whether you’re interested in, traditional food, decorative jewellery or mulled wine
The live entertainment is always fantastic and really adds to the Christmas festivities.
Stalls are open 10am-8pm and the beer garden remains open until 10pm.
The Harbourside Christmas Market, The Harbourside Bristol, every weekend from 25th November - 24th December
The market at the Harbourside is a truly ‘bristolised’ Christmas Festive occasion.
There are 100 stalls run by independent businesses which sell handcrafted items, delicious street food and more. Being held At-Bristol ice rink, it is a different experience to the other traditional Christmas Markets many of us are used to.
Stalls are open 11am-5pm.
Festive Food and Craft Market, Tyntesfield House, Wraxall, 2nd December
Located in a Victorian Gothic mansion and surrounded by 540 acres of picturesque parkland, this is a truly unique and incredible Food and Craft market experience…and it’s only a 20-minute bus ride from Bristol city centre.
The free event will host stalls selling baked festive goodies, handmade jewellery and a selection of ceramics.
The market is open 10am-3pm both days.
Bath Christmas Market, Bath Abbey Courtyard. 23rd November-10th December
Why not visit the award-winning Christmas Market in the centre of Bath? It is only a 10-minute train journey from Bristol Temple Meads and boasts over 170 local chalet-style stalls.
Only the top quality businesses are allowed to exhibit and everything has been carefully handpicked to offer the best in handmade toys, gifts, candles, jewellery and cheese! Be aware, that at times, it can get quite packed due the cobbled streets, and opening times do vary so be sure to check the website before your visit.