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Greystone Hotels
Jun 13

The Bristol Hotel Earns Fodor's Best Award From Fodor's Travel

San Diego hotel selected as one of the "Eight Best Hotels Near the San Diego Zoo"

SAN DIEGO, CALIF. (JUNE 13, 2018) - Fodor's, the leading name in travel guides for over 80 years, has announced that the Bristol Hotel has been awarded a Fodor's Best as one of the "Eight Best Hotels Near the San Diego Zoo." Located in the heart of downtown San Diego in close proximity to numerous area attractions and just a seven-minute drive from the zoo, the Bristol is a 1960's-inspired boutique hotel within the Greystone Hotels collection. The hotel is currently putting the finishing touches on a major renovation to all rooms and suites, to be completed in summer 2018.

Every year, the editors and experts of Fodor's evaluate thousands of hotels across the globe. While every hotel listed in a Fodor's guide is deemed worthy of a traveler's time, only those offering a truly distinctive experience are given the Fodor's Best designation. The Fodor's Best hotel recipients are the best of the best providing a remarkable experience in their category. As a Fodor's Best recipient, the Bristol will receive special recognition on in the "Eight Best Hotels Near the San Diego Zoo" category.

"In addition to our stylish, comfortable design and our exceptional service, our prime location is one of our greatest assets," said Debra Sanderlin, General Manager of the Bristol. "We're proud to offer our guests an outstanding boutique experience with proximity to some of the best attractions this city has to offer, and we're honored to be an award-winner in this category."

About The Bristol

The Bristol Hotel is a premier pet-friendly boutique hotel situated in the heart of downtown San Diego, California that offers exceptional comfort and service for your leisure and business travel needs. Taking a fresh approach to modern style, The Bristol Hotel is both sophisticated and casual and offers charming, comfortable hotel rooms, thoughtful amenities, contemporary facilities, and unique hotel packages. Conveniently located just steps from San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter, fun and leisure await your arrival at the Bristol Hotel.

About Greystone Hotels

An independently owned hotel management company based in San Francisco, Greystone Hotels was founded in 1995 by President and CEO Eric Horodas and Peter Trethewey. Greystone owns and manages 11 properties in California and Oregon, with a 12th hotel under construction in downtown Santa Rosa. Dedicated to superior customer service and eco-friendly hospitality, the Greystone portfolio consists of nine independent boutique hotels and inns, and three flagship-affiliated properties (Best Western International and Marriott International). Each Greystone staff member is focused on providing exceptional guest experiences for business and leisure travelers seeking friendly, comfortable and welcoming accommodations as their home away from home. Every hotel in the Greystone portfolio also provides its guests with unique decor and programming informed by the location of each hotel. All of Greystone's California properties are certified by the California Green Lodging Association for on-site sustainability efforts, and Greystone's independent boutique hotels are members of the L.E. Hotels family—a global hotel representation company. Visit us and "Experience Exceptional Service" during every stay.

About Fodor's Travel

Fodor's Travel has been sharing travel advice and recommendations with travelers for over 80 years and is one of the most trusted voices in the travel industry. Covering over 7,500 worldwide destinations, Fodor's guidebooks and have provided the most up-to-date and accurate information for travelers since 1936. Written by a vast team of global correspondents, Fodor's provides travelers with engagingly written, locally reported, and indispensable travel guidance. Visit

The Bristol Hotel Earns Fodor's Best Award From Fodor's Travel
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