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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut

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New Hampshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here last weekend for a workshop. It was great. Very welcoming, exceptionally clean. Really really clean. I have to express this as this was not the case with a recent stay at a different Hilton owned property. The room was very comfortable, nice sized and again, clean! Food at the workshop was good and all staff had nice friendly...

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your thoughts with us, we truly value your feedback! I am thrilled to see you enjoyed your time at our property, our team strives to provide a top notch guest experience for everyone we encounter, it's wonderful to see we were able to accomplish this for you. We love to spoil our...

Pennington, New Jersey
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here on this new hotel which was rebuilt from an abandoned hotel. Well I can honestly say, the Hilton chain did an amazing job of making this place into a DoubleTree hotel . Stay was very good with everything new and modern. At the restaurant I had the Pappardelle with a Pinot Noir and it was very good. Service...

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your thoughts with us! We truly appreciate your comments about your stay with us. Our team prides themselves on delivering a top notch guest experience to all of our guests. Thank you again for choosing the DoubleTree by Hilton, Bristol. We look forward to seeing you in the future. Safe travels!

Bronx , New York
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

always clean and new accommodations . The staff is great nice bar and restaurant . They great you with a warm cookie when you check in love going to Bristol just for the hotel .so conveniently located to lake compounce and espn studios through out the years i have met a few sports stars in the lobby of the hotel

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us! I am thrilled to see you enjoy your time with us. Our team strives to provide a top notch experience, it is wonderful to see that we continue to provide this for you. Thank you for choosing the DoubleTree by Hilton, Bristol. We look forward to seeing you...

Connecticut
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Very clean room however very expensive for standard room and very small room the hotel over all was very nice. I only spend one night and it was ok. It was a room on the first floor and I could hear all the noise from the hallway

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us. We appreciate your feedback. I apologize for the noise issues you experienced during your stay. I have spoken with our security team, and I assure you we have put measures in place to ensure a similar situation does not occur in the future. Thank you for choosing the...

Binghamton
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Exceptional place to stay. My first stay at this Hilton hotel. Staff was accommodating and friendly. Rooms were clean and comfortable. Was glad to not have to leave hotel for dinner after traveling all day and the Hotel Bar had a great selection. I had hummus plate and it was really good. Breakfast the next morning also exceptional. Thumbs up...

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your thoughts with us! We appreciate your feedback! I am thrilled to see you enjoyed your time at our property. Thank you for choosing the DoubleTree by Hilton, Bristol. We look forward to seeing you in the future! Safe travels!

Glen Rock, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Perfect room accomdations on all accounts - mattress, pillow, quiet, room darkening drapes, over sized bathroom. My wife and I stayed here four two nights and were extremely comfortable in our room. Every detail was attended to including a surplus of hangers in the closet. The staff was courteous and efficient. The bar and restaurant area offered plenty of seating,...

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us! We appreciate your feedback! I am happy to see that you and your wife enjoyed your stay with us! Our team strives to provide an excellent experience for all of our guests, and its wonderful to see we were able to achieve that. I apologize for the speed...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I travel weekly and like to stay at Hilton properties. Some of the Hilton properties are getting tired. But this one is an exception. It looks like it has gone through a major renovation within the last couple of years. The place is very bright and welcoming. The rooms were very spacious and comfortable. I had a King Suite. I...

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us! We thrilled to see you enjoy staying out our property. Our team prides themselves in keeping our property at a top notch level. I am happy to see we are living up to those expectations. Thank you for choosing the DoubleTree by Hilton, Bristol. We look forward to...

Reviewed 24 October 2016

Let me start off by saying for the past four years I've made double tree in bristol,conn. my home on fourth of July week or weekend.I have never had any complaints my family and I love being there, we stay here because fourth of July we visit lake compounce.the food is great from both restraunts time out and willows but...

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Dear Megan, Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us from July. Let me start off by saying I apologize for the issues you experienced during your last stay here. We have taken your comments into careful consideration, and we have put measures in place to ensure a similar situation does not occur in the future....

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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Last spring we were a vendor at this hotel. We were so impressed with the staff, room, and breakfast that we booked to a class in the fall. WOW things have changed. The staff put us in a room with one bed when our contract was a room with two beds. Called to change this and got the runaround so...

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Thank you for your return business to the DoubleTree by Hilton Bristol. I sorry that this trip did not impress you as the last had. We strive to impress you with each visit you make to the DoubleTree. I am also sorry your room type was changed from 2 queen beds to a king bed. The reservation stated the room...

Odessa, Texas
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I was here for one night for a wedding. The hotel was beautiful. I stayed in a lovely suite with the bride the night before her wedding. Spacious. I booked a regular king for the next night and it was lovely. Very clean and the staff was friendly.

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Ryan L, Guest Relations Manager at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut, responded to this review

Thank you for taking a moment to share your experience with us! We appreciate your comments. We are happy to see that we were able to exceed your expectations. Thank you for choosing the DoubleTree by Hilton, Bristol. We look forward to seeing you in the future.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Every DoubleTree stay starts with a warm chocolate chip cookie! Book your next stay with our hotel in Bristol, Connecticut and enjoy our many great amenities, such as a heated indoor pool, and 24-hour fitness center. We are located 35 minutes from Bradley International Airport, 23 minutes from ESPN headquarters, and 23 minutes from downtown Hartford. Spoil yourself with our on-site dining at The Willows, which features farm to table cuisine or choose between twelve craft beers on draft to quench your thirst at our TimeOut Sports Bar. Come stay with us! ... more   less 

Additional Information about DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut

Address: 42 Century Drive, Bristol, CT 06010 (Formerly Clarion Hotel Bristol)
Region: United States > Connecticut > Bristol
Price Range: $168 - $240 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bristol, Connecticut 3.5*
Number of rooms: 141
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Also Known As:
Clarion Bristol
Bristol Clarion
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