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.
Holiday shopping isn't very high up on many people's "favorite things to do" lists, but it must be done, eventually! Our lavish hotel in the very heart of the Gaslamp Quarter makes that tough task easy to tackle. 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
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
Peruse more than 50 diverse shops, indulge at 17 unique eateries and discover outdoor entertainment and fun for the whole family at Seaport Village. Located just five minutes from our boutique hotel, this charming seaside destination is a car-free environment of winding walkways and beautiful views of the San Diego Bay. Continue reading