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.
Ooey, gooey, and absolutely delicious - macaroni and cheese is a dish that everybody loves. Vote for the best of the best at the 2nd Annual Mac N' Cheese Fest, taking place at Waterfront Park in San Diego on Saturday, October 15. Continue reading
Ghostly happenings. Haunted saloons. Historic funeral parlors. Explore the dark underbelly of the Gaslamp Quarter on a guided ghost tour of the neighborhood. Tours last 90 minutes and depart every Friday at 5 pm. Reservations are recommended. Continue reading
With newly renovated rooms, eco-friendly amenities, and a top location near the Gaslamp Quarter, there's a lot to love about our boutique hotel. Read recent reviews, and discover why we were awarded a 2016 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Continue reading
Have a good time for a great cause! The San Diego Zoo Food, Wine & Celebration raises money for conservation efforts and research. This September 24 event features gourmet food, fine wines, live entertainment, and animal encounters. Continue reading
Do something different and sign up for the Tour de Fat, which features a costumed bicycle parade, live entertainments, contests, and craft beer. Taking place on September 24 at Golden Hill Park, this unique festival offers out-of-the-box fun. Continue reading