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    The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone Hotel

    1055 1st Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
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    Reviewed 14 December 2013

    Stayed here with my Son who is a Marine stationed at Camp Pendelton and honestly wouldn't stay anywhere else!! I appreciated the military discount and loved how centrally located the hotel was. Safe neighborhood even if I had been by myself!!More

    Thank Hapyjewls
    Response from bristolMGR, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 16 December 2013

    Dear Hapyjewls, Thank you for a great review! We support our Military and families at every opportunity and we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and our great location, which is walking distance to the Gaslamp Quarter and Convention Center. On behalf of the...More

    Reviewed 11 December 2013

    I have used the Bristol for years for events we host, and the attendees are always very pleased with the facility, and then tell us the staff is second to none. I have used many hotels over the years, and even though there are many...More

    Thank Bob C
    Response from bristolMGR, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 12 December 2013

    Dear Bob C., Welcome back and thank you for selecting the Bristol Hotel for your event! I was so pleased to read that you have given us a great endorsement. As you mentioned, our employees really do care and strive to provide an exceptional experience...More

    Reviewed 9 December 2013

    I chose to stay here instead of the training hotel. What a fabulous choice. The hotel is close to everything in a nice area of downtown. The rooms were comfortable. I slept like a baby (which is not easy for me). I would head out...More

    Thank SuzanneAnderson64
    Response from bristolMGR, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 10 December 2013

    Dear Suzanne, I sincerely appreciate your accolades and your vote of confidence that you would definitely stay with us again in the future, thanks! As you mentioned, our restaurant, The First Avenue Bar and Grille has great food and fine service and I was extremely...More

    Reviewed 8 December 2013

    I stayed here after a day trip to San Diego with some girl friends. A cute boutique hotel with nice stylish decor. The place is pretty clean and tidy. We arrived at 8pm and it took a while for check in. The front desk man...More

    Thank Heather N
    Response from bristolMGR, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 10 December 2013

    Dear Heather N., Thank you for a nice review and for mentioning our great location, near the Gaslamp, our modern and clean accommodations, and our good value. I apologize that your check-in was a bit long, but I am glad to hear that you would...More

    Reviewed 6 December 2013 via mobile

    I stayed at the Bristol this past weekend on the recommendation of a friend who stays frequently. I must say I'm not impressed. I gave an extra point for the beautiful rooms and decor, but the lack of professionalism was a turn off. I went...More

    Thank DannyM1212
    Response from bristolMGR, General Manager at The Bristol Hotel - A Greystone HotelResponded 9 December 2013

    Dear Danny M, Thank you for selecting the Bristol Hotel. We appreciate receiving guest feedback, both the positive and not so positive and we take what our guests tell us very seriously. The behavior you experienced during your stay is very concerning and I am...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
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$141 - US$285 (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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    • Family 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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    19 December 2015|
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    Response from bristol669 | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your inquiry. We have an accessible room (with two full-size beds) which would provide a roll-in shower with shower wand, grab bars and a lowered closet bar and lowered safe. When you make your... More
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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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    "Very quite, staff is attentive, Free wifi, close to food, convenience store, mall, & market. Convention..."
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    "The renovated rooms were wonderful!"
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