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Places in Bristol you can use NUS Extra

Wednesday 13-01-2016 - 00:00

The NUS Extra card offers discounts on everything from large chains to local retailers. We’ve put together a list of places in Bristol that you might not have known you can get an NUS Extra discount with.

Buy your NUS Extra card online or at The Basket.

The Gym

Get fit for less with no joining fee for The Gym Bristol. If you’re leaving Bristol and heading elsewhere in the UK you can still take advantage of your NUS Extra discount with free or half price joining fees at gyms across the country.

Find out more about The Gym’s discount

The Gym website

Bristol Zoo

There are adorable meerkats at the zoo!

Tiny tamarins, playful penguins and lazy lions – what more could you want from a day out in Bristol? Bristol Zoo has a cheaper concession rate that you can get with an NUS card.

Find out more about Bristol Zoo’s ticket prices

Bristol Zoo website


One of the UK’s leading science and discovery centres, At-Bristol has exhibitions on everything from brains to animations. There are also special After Hours adults-only events so you can explore without small children around (and perhaps with a glass of beer in hand). Concession rates are available to NUS card holders.

At-Bristol website

Bristol Rugby

Catch all the action on the pitch for less with NUS (Photo: Chris Bannister, CC-BY-SA)

Bristol Rugby is based at Ashton Gate Stadium. You can get your sports fix for less as they sell cheaper concession tickets with an NUS card.

Find out more about Bristol Rugby ticket prices

Bristol Rugby website


There are plenty of hairdressers around the city that offer discounts to NUS cardholders. Here are a few:

Moda hairdressing: Located in the Bishopston area on Gloucester Road. NUS cardholders get a 10% discount every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Moda hairdressing website

SK109: Located on Coldharbour Road, just north of Redland. 10% student discount with an NUS card.

SK109 website

Mimmo Gentlemen: Located in the Galleries in the city centre. NUS cardholders get a 10% discount Monday – Friday.

Mimmo Gentleman’s Barber website

Undercover Rock

Rock climbing’s fun and all, but what if you could do it inside an old church tower? Well, you can right here in Bristol at Undercover Rock. They have concessionary Elite Memberships that are only available to students holding an NUS Extra Card.

Undercover Rock pricing information

Undercover Rock website

Lien Beauty

Lien Beauty operates from Hush salon right in the heart of Bristol city centre. They specialise in nail care, spray tans and eyebrow threading. Show your NUS card to get a 50% discount on nail services and a £5 discount on spray tans and threading.

Lien Beauty on Facebook

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