Armada House Exterior of Building

Remarkable Restoration

Breathes New Life into Historic Armada House

Architect and Design

The historic Armada House in Bristol has undergone a remarkable restoration, bringing new life to this iconic building.

The restoration project, led by award-winning architects NOMA and Liqui Group interior design, has carefully restored the original features of Armada House while incorporating modern amenities.

Architect Design Drawings of Armada House Renovation

Maintaining Character

With rich historical features dating back to the 16th century, Armada House has an incredible past that is not widely known. This restoration project ensures the building will continue to be appreciated and enjoyed by many in the future.

The restoration team have successfully revitalised the building’s exterior and interior, maintaining its original charm and character. This meticulous attention to detail has breathed new life into Armada House.

Visitors to Armada House can now experience the grandeur of its historic architecture while enjoying the all the comforts of contemporary facilities. The restoration has seamlessly blended the old with the new, creating a unique and captivating atmosphere.

One of the key highlights of the restoration is the Brunel room, a jaw-dropping space boasting a 17th-century fireplace. This restorative work, which remains loyal to the original Edwardian vision, showcases the craftsmanship of the era and adds to the building’s historic charm.

Before and after of Elizabeth Suite bar area

Venue Diversity

Throughout the building, the restoration has transformed once-dilapidated interiors into elegant and functional spaces. The dedicated team has retained original features such as ornate ceilings, Elizabethan-style staircases and oak-panelled walls, and two stunning fireplaces, ensuring that the building’s history remains intact.

Armada House now offers a range of versatile spaces for various events and functions. From intimate gatherings and dreamy wedding ceremonies, to board meetings and large-scale conferences, the restored building can cater to a diverse range of requirements. The modern facilities seamlessly blend with the historical elements, creating a truly unforgettable setting.

Brunel Room Before and After
Before and After of Armada House Elizabeth Suite

Armada House now boasts state-of-the-art technology and infrastructure to cater to modern event-hosting needs. This includes AV equipment, projectors, high-speed internet, fully-stocked bars, and more to enhance the overall experience for guests.

Armada House is now available to hire for private events hire, including corporate and wedding hire. Guests can immerse themselves in beautifully restored spaces and rich history. Whether attending a conference, hosting an event, or celebrating an important moment, Armada House promises an unforgettable experience.

The restoration of Armada House marks a significant milestone in the preservation of Bristol’s heritage. This is the third project completed by Bristol Venues, who have previously restored the iconic Clifton Observatory and atmospheric Wellhead Cocktail Bar. With each restoration project, Bristol Venues strives to balance historic details with modern function and accessibility, ensuring each of its venues can be appreciated for many years to come.

Ready to experience Armada House?

For more information about venue hire in this gorgeous restored building, visit or contact the team directly on 0117 235 5167 or contact us via email below!