County Ground, Bristol Cricket Ground Guide

The County Cricket Ground, Bristol, is home to Gloucestershire County Cricket Club. Cricket Ground Guide provides you with a review of the ground, its facilities and local amenities.


Built: 1889
Capacity: 8,000 | 17,500 for internationals
End names: Bristol Pavilion End, Ashley Down Road End


Gloucestershire County Cricket Club
One-day name: Gloucestershire
Established: 1870
Official website:
Address: County Ground, Nevil Road, Bristol, BS7 9EJ
Telephone: +44 117 910 8000

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Getting there

By Car:
The Brightside Ground, Bristol is located on Nevil Road, just off the Gloucester Road (A38) and is approximately 2 miles from the centre of Bristol. Gloucestershire Cricket is well sign posted with brown and white signs from the main motorway junctions on the M32 (from M4) and M5 (junction 18).

By Train:
There are two primary train stations in Bristol, Temple Meads (central Bristol) and Parkway, in the North of the City. Neither are within easy walking distance, but the following estimates for Taxi fares may help.

From Temple Meads train station to The Brightside Ground, Bristol should cost £10 -£12.

From Parkway train station to The Brightside Ground, Bristol should cost £11 – £13

Where to Drink
  • The Royal Oak – Website | 385 Gloucester Rd, Bristol BS7 8TN
  • The Grace – Website | 197 Gloucester Road, Bristol, BS7 8BG
  • The Bristol Flyer – Website | 96 Gloucester Road, Bishopston, Bristol, BS7 8BN
  • The Lazy Dog – Website | 112 Ashley Down Rd, Ashley Down, Bristol BS7 9JR
  • The Cider Press – Website | 86-90 Gloucester Road, Bishopston Bristol, BS7 8BN
Where to Eat
  • Pasture – Website | 2 Portwall Lane, Bristol, BS1 6NB
  • Coronation Curry House – Website | 190 Coronation Rd, Bristol BS3 1RF
  • Atomic Burger – Website | 189 Gloucester Road, Bristol BS7 8BG
Where to Stay

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