A Welcoming British-American Home

Homestay in Fishponds - Bristol, United Kingdom

About the Homestay

Suburban Spacious
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

We are a friendly and welcoming couple with young children. We offer a relaxed and casual homestay and enjoy meeting people from around the world. I am British and my husband Jeremy is American, and so our family culture is somewhere in-between... tea and scones one day, Southern BBQ the next...
Our lovely home is an easy bus-ride from Bristol city centre, or you can ride a bike along the lovely cycle path that runs past our house.
We really enjoy family time, and we have two young sons, aged four and one. Our four-year-old son enjoys having overseas guests and will probably have many questions for you about your country and culture!
Our home is spacious, particularly the loft room for homestay guests, which can sleep a family of four. The room is bright and airy and there is enough room to relax and unwind, or even do yoga or other exercise.
Our neighbourhood of Fishponds is conveniently located close to the city centre and to the University of the West of England. You can take a bus to the centre or ride a bike along the beautiful Bristol-Bath bike path. Within a short walk are plenty of shops and cafes to enjoy. We love our city, so we are very happy to help you plan outings and share local knowledge with you. If you like playing music, we would love to hear you play and we have several instruments around the house. We love a good jam session, and Jeremy runs an open-mic in town.
Wherever you are from, we welcome you to come and enjoy our friendly and relaxed home!


2 Cats

House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Bikes for use
  • Laundry
  • Patio
  • Parking
  • Internet Access

Bedrooms available for booking

Minimum stay is for 3 nights

Maximum stay is for 90 nights

Available for given dates

Loft Room
From £24 per night
Family Room
Sleeps 4

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
2 Single, 1 Pull-Out Sofa Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

This is a large and sunny loft room with great views. It can host a family of four, twin guests, or single visitors.

  • Desk and Lamp
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Mirror
  • Radio
 1 guest
2+ Guests
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About the Area

Our house is located in Fishponds, a family-friendly neighbourhood in the north-east part of Bristol. The bus stop is 8 minutes walk from our house, and you can take a single bus straight to the city centre. We also live just a minute's walk from the Bristol-Bath cycle path, which offers a green and traffic-free route into the city centre. Within ten minutes' walk are three large supermarkets and a good range of cafes and independent shops.

Local Area Facilities
  • Bus Stop


Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.

Included in the stay
  • Complimentary Light Breakfast
  • Use of Kitchen
Available on request at an extra cost
  • Full Breakfast
  • Half Board
  • Full Board
  • Packed lunch
Diet Type available on request
  • Vegetarian
  • Lactose Intolerant
  • Halal

House Rules

We have young children, so we appreciate having peace and quiet during their bedtime (between 7-8pm).
We prefer no shoes to be worn upstairs.
We do not allow smoking in the house.

Smoking is not allowed.

2 Reviews

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    Age 45 - 54

    5 hearts
    May 2019

    The most kind sweet happy family. Rebecca and Jeremy (and their lovely children) felt us like members of the family. The room is very big, comfortable and bright. The neighborhood is quite and there are available parking on the street. We have spent a lot of time talking of the surrounding and they are very helpful to give us suggestions. Five stars!!!!

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    Age 18 - 24

    5 hearts
    January 2019

    I spent a wonderful time among this lovely family. They are really kind, helpful, cheerful and they love music a lot ! They have two very cute sons who will make your stay funny and amazing! I higly recommand you to stay at their place if you want to improve your English and have an unforgettable time in Bristol.
    Thank you very much Rebecca, Jeremy, Ben and Samy !

How do I book?

Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.

When do I pay?

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When can I share my contact details?

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