Welcome to the Bristol Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in downtown San Diego. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the city's latest happenings, including nearby attractions such as the Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, the San Diego Zoo, Petco Park and more.
2014 marks the 37th year of San Diego's-and the nation'scherished December Nights at Balboa Park. Kick off the holiday season by joining family and friends at Balboa Park on Friday, December 5th and Saturday, December 6th. Continue reading
With Thanksgiving around the corner, The Bristol is reminded of how thankful we are to welcome travelers from around the world. Thanksgiving is our time to express our gratitude and to give back. We are honored to have you back this season. Continue reading
You'll find plenty of great places to eat for your Thanksgiving dinner near our downtown San Diego hotel. Options include Seasons 52, Morton's The Steakhouse, Buca di Beppo, Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse and Bandar Restaurant. Continue reading
Bigger and better than ever, the San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival returns for 2014. From November 16-23, over 10,000 foodies and wine lovers will converge at El Cajon for the biggest culinary celebration on the West Coast. Continue reading
With colorful lights from bow to stern,fantastic yachts will grace the harbor during the 44th Annual Parade of Lights. San Diego Bay hosts this traditional event, which takes place two nights: Sunday, December 14 and Sunday, December 21. Continue reading