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
Located in the heart of the historic and beautiful Gaslamp District, our hotel is proud to announce the 3rd Annual San Diego Midnight Kiss 2015 celebration. The luxurious setting of The Bristol affords an ideal backdrop for this New Year's bash. Continue reading
The ever-visible boating community of San Diego carries on one of the city's most time-honored holiday traditions this December. The 43rd Annual San Diego Bay Parade of Lights hits the water twice: on Sunday, 12/14, and a week later on Sunday, 12/21 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