Bristol International Balloon Fiesta 2011

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Thu, 11/08/2011 - Sun, 14/08/2011

Considered one of the UK's top 5 outdoor events, the Bristol International Balloon Fiesta is a hugely popular, FREE, world-class hot air ballooning festival that has run annually since 1978 and attracts around half a million people from across the UK and around the world!

  • Dazzling displays, fantastic flights, unforgettable fun, and entertainment for all the family.
  • Watch as more than 100 balloons take to the skies together each morning and evening.
  • Marvel at the famous Night Glows, where balloons are tethered together and lit up like giant light bulbs.
  • Enjoy the incredible acrobatics and daredevil stunts of the famous Red Arrows.
  • Over 250 trade stands, local and international food stalls, a funfair, and a host of other things to keep you entertained and well-fed!
  • And FOR THE FIRST TIME EVER: courtesy of Cameron Balloons - the world's largest hot air manufaturer, you'll get the chance to see for yourself, over 4 days, how a hot air balloon is made.

This balloon bonanza takes place over four days. The 2011 Balloon Fiesta will run from 11 – 14th August.

Book your room now and make sure you don't miss out on this fantastic family treat. Rooms are great value from just £40 per night and include a special family room or a romantic four-poster suite.

Add (an absolutely delicious) breakfast to your order and get your weekend off to a flying start!

For more information, visit