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.
Discover 3 unique dog parks in Balboa Park where your fuzzy companion can indulge in canine antics. Acres of grassy space await you at these fully enclosed off-leash areas, which include Grape Street Dog Park, Morley Field Dog Park, & Nate's Point. Continue reading
Celebrate the end of Daylight Savings time in a very unique way: at the Fall Back Festival. San Diego's famous Gaslamp Quarter turns back the clocks to the 1880s, when the city was a dusty western outpost. Continue reading
Experience the very best of San Diego Fashion Week this fall. From Monday, September 29 to Sunday, October 5, you'll find exciting fashion shows and style events all throughout the city. Continue reading
Enter for your chance to win a San Diego shopping getaway from our boutique hotel. You could win overnight accommodations at our downtown hotel, dinner for two at FIRST avenue bar & grille, & a $200 American Express gift card to use at Horton Plaza. Continue reading
Sample multi-course meals at 180 different restaurants during San Diego Restaurant Week, which takes place this fall from September 21-26. You\'ll find discounted prix fixe menus for lunch and dinner at top restaurants in San Diego. Bon appetit! Continue reading