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.
In its 12th year, the San Diego Film Festival is an event movie lovers won't want to miss. In addition to debuts and screenings of limited-release, independent films, you can choose from over 100 offerings like documentaries, foreign films, and short subjects. Director, screenwriter, and producer Judd Apatow will be honored with the Visionary Filmmaker Award at a gala event that's sure to be the toast of the town. Continue readingSan Diego Film Festival Details
The San Diego Chargers take the field at Qualcomm Stadium this fall. Part of the NFL's AFC Western Division, the football team is looking for a fresh start in 2013, with a new head coach and general manager. Come to a game in the sunny Mission Valley, and cheer on Southern California's only professional football team! Continue readingSan Diego Chargers Details
In San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, you'll find Halloween frights and fun unlike any others. If it's icky, blood-spattered gore you're after, head to the Haunted Hotel, which is open year round, but of course gets even scarier during All Hallows' Eve. For a fun, sexy party, get tickets to the 13th annual Monster Bash, a gigantic Halloween bash stretching 8 blocks. Continue readingHalloween in San Diego Details
Fashion Week San Diego is back this fall! Beginning Sept. 30, 2013, emerging fashion designers will get the chance to showcase their brand new, never before seen creations. More importantly, this is their opportunity to be noticed and celebrated. A ticket gives you access all three runway shows, plus panels with experts on beauty and style, as well as the fabulous Trunk Show on the last day. Continue readingSan Diego Fashion Week Details
Fall is the perfect time to take a trip to sunny San Diego, California. With just a few "clicks" of your mouse, you could be celebrating fall with us at the Bristol-for free! For a chance to win a free two night stay plus dinner and drinks at our on-site restaurant, FIRST avenue bar & grille, and two tickets to your choice of Seaworld or the San Diego Zoo, just "like" the Bristol Hotel on Facebook and enter to win. Once you've "liked" us, you will be eligible to enter the contest on our Facebook page. Continue readingBristol Facebook Contest Details