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    The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone Hotel

    1055 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
    (619) 232-6141
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good36%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “gaslamp district” (148 reviews)
    “horton plaza” (76 reviews)
    “valet parking” (63 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    When we arrived, Chase at the service desk upgraded us to a newly remodeled room, which we gladly accepted. The room is beautiful from floor to ceiling. The pop of yellow color throughout not only the room but the hallway outside is a nice touch....More

    Thank craftymcbeer
    Response from Debra S, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 27 August 2017

    Thank you so much for your 5-star review! It's wonderful to know that you enjoyed your newly refurbished guest room! We are so excited about the new look, and it's great to hear that you found it to be to your liking. And we are...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    We stayed at the Bristol Hotel for 3 nights for a weekend getaway. Room 702 was comfy, quiet and cozy. The king bed was comfortable, and the large television (complete with accessible ports to attach your own devices for viewing on the screen) was great...More

    Thank travelteamSDF
    Response from Debra S, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 27 August 2017

    Hi TravelTeamSDF! We can't thank you enough for your 5-star review and wonderful feedback! We are so pleased to know that you enjoyed your recent stay with us, and that you found the in-room amenities to be convenient as well. We strive to provide an...More

    Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

    Loved my stay. Chase upgraded me to one of the newest rooms, which had a great bed and a beautiful view. There's no pool and a tiny bar downstairs, but it was perfect for a business trip. I will definitely be back.More

    Thank Eva A
    Response from Debra S, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Eva, Thank you so much for your review! We are so pleased to read that you enjoyed your stay with us, and we are so happy you had a chance to experience one of our newly renovated guest rooms. You are so kind to...More

    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    The location of this hotel is in walking distance of the gas lamp district with every type of restaurant to choose from. The staff are super helpful with advice on where to eat and what to see - all within walking distance. Two great things...More

    Thank Jim T
    Response from Debra S, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 21 August 2017

    Hi Jim! We want to thank you for taking the time to provide this 5-star review and such great feedback and advice for future visitors. It's so great to know that you found our staff to be helpful and that our downtown location was convenient...More

    Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

    Pleasant experience. Hotel room is large, well-kept and cozy. Wall to wall view facing the west side of the hotel. Location is on point; you can walk to the Gaslamp district, the shoreline and tons of cool food spots. Staff members were all very nice...More

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    Response from Debra S, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Janet, Thank you so much for your 5-star review, and for taking the time to provide such valuable feedback and advice for future travelers! We are so happy to know that you enjoyed your room, our downtown location, and that our staff were helpful...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$ 135 - US$ 254 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #24 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #27 Business Hotel in San Diego
    • #42 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
    • #53 Family Hotel in San Diego
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    olgaxo_20
    7 April 2016|
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    Response from bristol669 | Property representative |
    Hi! Thank you for considering the Bristol Hotel. We do not have a swimming pool, but the beautiful ocean & beaches are not far away! We hope to welcome you soon.
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    8 February 2016|
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    Parking is free for hotel guests
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    "Rooms without a First Street view should be quieter."
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    "Just save your money and go somewhere else."
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    "Newly remodeled as of September 2017."
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    "Our 8th floor room was quiet, with earplugs provided for those sensitive to noise."
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