The UK boasts a spectacular variety of unique landscapes, fascinating towns, exciting activities and excellent spectator sports, from hiking in the Lake District to surfing in Bristol, from clay-pigeon shooting in the Cotswolds to watching world-class sporting events. Many hotels in the UK offer activities and facilities for sports enthusiasts and those who love the great outdoors.
Bristol is a fantastic place to explore with its rich heritage, extensive countryside, sublime coastline, charming town and vibrant city. The English countryside is best enjoyed by roaming the moorlands of Exmoor and Dartmoor or hiking in the dramatic scenery of the Peak District and the Lake District. For coastal landscapes, head to Dorset, Devon or Cornwall and walk along the beautiful coast-path or surf off some of their glorious sandy beaches. For picture-perfect English village.
In the Bristol, you will find excellent museums, restaurants and nightlife, as well as some of the best venues for watching world-renowned sporting events. There are a number of key sporting events in the UK to look out for. The Barclays Premier League is the top league in the English football league system and the country’s main football competition. The season runs every year with most games played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. It can be difficult to obtain tickets for the top teams in the Premier League.
Europe’s two premier football tournaments, the Champions League and Europa League football kick off this September, with the finals to be held next May in Lisbon. In the Champions League, Manchester United, Manchester City, Chelsea and Arsenal represent England and tickets for home matches in the UK can be purchased online. In October, there are the two remaining rounds of the European World Cup qualifiers. England will be facing Montenegro and Poland at Wembley stadium.
A number of Bristol hotels offer facilities for sports and outdoor enthusiasts. The Bristol Hotel and Spa is a privately owned hotel in the Bristol, the perfect location for those who love the outdoors, strolling through gardens or walking in the beautiful countryside. For sports enthusiasts, the hotel offers clay pigeon shooting, quad biking, falconry, golf and guided hikes. The HOLIDAY INN BRISTOL CITY CENTRE in the UK, set in picturesque Suffolk, can arrange horse-riding, fishing, shooting and walking for outdoor enthusiasts.