Bristol Zoo Gardens Christmas Parties B38
Enjoy the warm hospitality here at The Clifton Pavilion with an event filled with fabulous food and great memories! For parties of 70 or above book now to enjoy a private lunch or evening party with your guests.
Or looking for a relaxed, informal, fun venue? Whatever the occasion look no further than The Hide Restaurant at Bristol Zoo Gardens. Guests will enjoy a stroll along the terrace, taking in the sights and sounds of the Zoo on the way down to The Hide.
Treat your guests to an evening of fun and festivities within Bristol Zoo Gardens animal themed venue – The Hide!
Bristol Zoo Gardens is the venue to be at this Summer 2020! With our sun-sational offers, we really do have something for everyone.
Whether you are family, friends, employees or colleagues, enjoy what Bristol Zoo has to offer, with the option to stroll around our gardens and say hello to your favourite animals.
We have fantastic offerings that can cater for large numbers of guests (up to 2000).
Parties can be hosted within one of our two venues onsite. Our 1920’s building, The Clifton Pavilion, or you can opt for The Hide, our animal-themed restaurant that offers an immersive, experience for guests.
Looking for a venue to host your private party within unique surroundings?
Whether you are looking to host a gala dinner, dinner party, family occasion, life celebration, awards ceremony or prom, our event spaces here at the Zoo can cater for your needs.
Bristol Zoo is the ideal, all year round venue. Set in 12-acres of beautiful, award-winning grounds, holding private functions here gives you an unrivalled opportunity to provide your guests with something completely unique and inspiring.
To complement the beautiful surroundings, we offer exquisite food, prepared by our brigade of chefs, using the finest locally sourced, sustainable and ethical ingredients available. Our experienced team here are also on-hand to offer advice and support throughout, to make sure your day is a stress-free experience and perfect in every way.
Complimentary access into Bristol Zoo Gardens until 7.30pm (April – September)
Why not hire one of our animal houses for your drinks reception?
All inclusive packages and bespoke options available
The Clifton Pavilion & The Hide
The Clifton Pavilion is available for both lunch time & evening parties. Minimum numbers start from 70 guests with a maximum capacity of 120 guests seated or 150 guests buffet (price remains the same)
The Hide is also available this festive season, offering an evening buffet with a capacity of up to 300 guests.
Both venues are available to hire any night of the week (apart from Christmas Day)
Please contact the team to check availability.
Looking for a unique meeting or conference venue in the south west?
The Clifton Pavilion and The Hide Cafe Restaurant both offer excellent meeting and conference spaces within the grounds of Bristol Zoo Gardens.
The Clifton Pavilion
The historic Clifton Pavilion at Bristol Zoo offers a completely unique conference space featuring five rooms over two floors, all of which benefit from natural daylight. Whether looking to book a small board meeting, conference for up to 120 people with team building or seminar; here at The Clifton Pavilion we can offer a versatile space, fantastic seasonal food and a day which will live long in the memory of your guests.
There’s on-site parking, outside space for team building, easy access from the motorway, a team of event coordinators to help you deliver your day and access to the Zoo included in your booking.
At Bristol Zoo Gardens, we protect wildlife in the UK and around the world, every day. ‘Saving Wildlife Together’ is our on-going commitment to do everything we can to help habitats and species under threat or on the brink of extinction altogether. By holding your event at the Clifton Pavilion, Bristol Zoo Gardens, you will be supporting the important conservation and education work at Bristol Zoo and across the globe.
The Clifton Suite: elegant light and airy – the perfect place for your meeting. The room has a high vaulted ceiling emphasised by sparkling chandeliers and high arched windows with doors that open out on to a beautiful balcony overlooking the Nectar Garden and Flamingos.
The Lecture Theatre: adjacent to the Clifton Suite and is the perfect venue for important presentations and seminars. With tiered seating for 119 people, the Lecture Theatre incorporates a built in LCD projector, DVD/CD/VHS player, PC, 3m x 4m screen, sound system with mics.
The Garden Room: a versatile space with doors that open out on to the terrace to allow direct access into the Zoo grounds.
The Council Room: a fixed boardroom table and offers views overlooking the Zoo grounds and flamingos. It is great for meetings, formal dinners or as a breakout room.
The Members Room: adjacent to the Garden Room and is ideal when used for seminars and meetings. From a fun casino to a small boardroom there are endless uses for this room.
We pride ourselves on offering great service and the finest cuisine with a wide range of menus to suit all tastes. We source the finest ingredients, locally where possible and ensure our food is ethical, sustainable and seasonal. This includes Marine Stewardship Council approved fish, fair-trade coffee and organic tea, British Farm assured meat and home-made cakes & biscuits to name just a few.
The Hide Cafe Restaurant
Bristol Zoo Gardens’ restaurant is a modern, fun and flexible event space located at the heart of the Zoo, among exotic animals from across the world. From early morning breakfast meetings, to large-scale networking events or conferences, this impressive new venue can accommodate up to 250 people, to celebrate a range of occasions with themes ranging from relaxed dining to canapés and cocktails.
The Hide is only available for private bookings outside of the Zoo’s usual operating hours.