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4.7 out of 5

"S close from the airport and is really nice the rooms the breakfast " More

By a verified traveler on Mon 01 Jul 2019

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Hotel Description

3.5-star boutique hotel near San Diego Convention Center

Heart of San Diego

Within a 15-minute walk of this Downtown San Diego hotel, you'll find San Diego Convention Center and Port of San Diego. Also, New Children's Museum is within half a mile (1 km) and USS Midway Museum is within 2 miles (3 km).

Business services

A gym, valet parking, and laundry facilities are featured at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center.

Free WiFi, refrigerators

Featuring conveniences like refrigerators and coffee/tea makers, the 114 guestrooms also offer free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities include room service, premium bedding, and rainfall showerheads.

Room, 1 King Bed (Fab)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max
$128* Per night/room Dec 5 - Dec 6

Room, 2 Double Beds (Fab)

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Room, 1 King Bed (Primo)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 1 Double Bed, Accessible (Primo)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Suite, Accessible

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Primo)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Bristol Hotel San Diego ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Bristol Hotel San Diego

Everyone (3)
5 out of 5
S close from the airport and is really nice the rooms the breakfast

Posted by on Jul 1, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Jul 2, 2019 by Deb

We are so happy to see that you enjoyed your recent stay with us! We hope your future travel plans will bring you back to the Bristol and we look forward to the opportunity of welcoming you back again soon! Warmest regards, Deb Sanderlin, General Manager

4 out of 5

Posted by on Apr 18, 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

Apr 19, 2019 by Deb

Thank you very much for your recent stay and for this review! We are so pleased to see that you enjoyed your overall experience with us here at the Bristol, and we sure hope to have the opportunity of welcoming you back for another stay again sometime soon! Warmest regards, Deb Sanderlin, General Manager

5 out of 5
Very nice hotel only 6 blocks from harbor. Very clean and comfortable. Great deals.

Posted by on Dec 15, 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

Dec 18, 2018 by Deb

Hi GH! Thank you very much for your recent stay and for taking the time to provide this 5-star review. We really appreciate it! We hope you will consider making the Bristol your downtown boutique hotel of choice, and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Warmest regards, Deb Sanderlin, General Manager

About the The Bristol Hotel San Diego

Location 1055 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Renovations + Closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities

Property Features

A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. Business amenities include a business center and a meeting room. Event space at this hotel measures 5000 square feet (465 square meters). A health club, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly The Bristol Hotel San Diego. The hotel can provide concierge services and wedding services. Parking is available for a fee. This 3.5-star San Diego hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 114 guestrooms or units
  • 9 levels
  • 5000 sq ft of conference space
  • 465 sq m of conference space
  • Charging station for electric cars
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Television in lobby
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site
  • 1 conference room

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Train station: San Diego Santa Fe Depot (0.8 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Metro station: Civic Center Station (0.2 km / 0.1 mi)
  • Parking: Valet parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Bristol Hotel San Diego offers 114 accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Beds feature premium bedding. 55-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include phones along with free local calls (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • In-room dining
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Blackout drapes
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Room service is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille or raised signage
  • Valet for wheelchair-equipped vehicle
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 4:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be 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

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche, and Eurocard; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, JCB International, Union Pay, Carte Blanche, and Eurocard. Cash is not accepted.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • UnionPay
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Protective clothing is not available to guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cribs (infant beds) available
  • LGBTQ friendly
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Parking height restrictions apply
  • Individually-wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guest stays

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: USD 39 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Late check-out fee: USD 40.00

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Bristol Hotel San Diego
  • Bristol San Diego
  • Hotel Bristol
  • The Bristol Diego Diego
  • Bristol Hotel San Diego
  • Bristol Hotel A Greystone Hotel
  • The Bristol Hotel San Diego Hotel
  • The Bristol Hotel San Diego San Diego
  • The Bristol Hotel San Diego Hotel San Diego

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly).
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Frequently Asked Questions

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.