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Stylish boutique hotel in downtown San Diego

Bristol Hotel is in the heart of San Diego, walking distance from San Diego Opera and Westfield Horton Plaza.

This hotel is close to San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 102 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature designer toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include laptop-compatible safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a health club, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services. Additional features include wedding services, a television in the lobby, and tour/ticket assistance.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Bristol Hotel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, express check-in, and express check-out. Planning an event in San Diego? This hotel has facilities measuring 5000 square feet (465 square meters), including a meeting room.

At your hotel

At your hotel

The Bristol Hotel occupies a handsome modern building in downtown San Diego, across the street from Horton Plaza, 3 blocks from the Gaslamp Quarter, and 3 miles from the San Diego Zoo.

The Bristol Hotel features Daisy's Bistro—serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner—and an adjacent lounge. Guests have access to a lobby printer and computer with complimentary high-speed Internet access.

The hotel's ballroom, with a sliding roof, accommodates 350 guests. This hotel includes a fitness room and offers room service. Accessible features include braille/raised signage. Complimentary newspapers are available in the lobby.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Bar/lounge
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-out
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Total number of rooms - 102
  • Number of floors - 8
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Elevator/lift
  • Laundry facilities
  • Business center
  • Luggage storage
  • Express check-in
  • One meeting room
  • Conference space size (meters) - 465
  • Smoke-free property
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Health club
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5000
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Park your car

Valet parking (surcharge)

In your room

  • Premium TV channels
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathrobes
  • Climate control
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Premium bedding
  • Designer toiletries
  • Shower/tub combination
  • HDTV
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Flat-panel TV
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Cable TV service
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Private bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • MP3 docking station
  • Room service
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Eat and drink

First Avenue Bar & Grille - First Avenue Bar & Grille is a crafty twist on the classic American bar and grill. Whether it's a stellar cocktail at the bar, a casual meal in the lounge or a business engagement in the main dining room, FIRST provides the perfect fare and ambiance

Play

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Sailing nearby

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • In-room accessibility

The fine print for Bristol Hotel

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Your pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Parking height restrictions apply

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Fees

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We should mention

A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) guests.
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