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Horton Plaza shops
This traditional boutique hotel, across from shopping and dining at Horton Plaza, is 3 blocks from the historic Gaslamp Quarter and 6 blocks from the cruise ship terminal and the Convention Center.
Pop art, martini bar
Originals by Andy Warhol and Peter Max highlight the Bristol's impressive pop art collection, which makes a fitting complement to the hotel's stylish martini bar and bistro.
Fresh ocean breezes
Black and white decor and chic design define Bristol Hotel's 102 guestrooms, which offer flat-panel TVs, iPod docking stations, complimentary wireless Internet, and windows that open to catch ocean breezes.Would you like to give us feedback? Share it! Opens in a new window
Bristol Hotel1055 1st Ave San Diego CA 92101
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
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 102
- Number of floors - 8
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Computer station
- Laundry facilities
- Business center
- Luggage storage
- One meeting room
- Express check-in
- Conference space size (meters) - 465
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Health club
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Free WiFi
- Conference space size (feet) - 5000
- Television in common areas
- Wedding services
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Laundry facilities
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Coffee/tea maker
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Iron/ironing board
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Daily housekeeping
- Premium bedding
- Designer toiletries
- Shower/tub combination
- Free WiFi
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Free newspaper
- Private bathroom
- Hair dryer
- Free cribs/infant beds
- MP3 docking station
- Room service
Where to Eat
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
Nearby Things to Do
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Sailing nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-out time is noon
- Pets allowed
- Specific rooms only
- Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation
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
No rollaway/extra beds available
Additional policies apply to bookings reserved by persons under the age of 18. For more details, contact the property using the information provided after booking.
- Valet parking fee: USD 26 per day (in/out privileges)
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