Room type

Standard Single Room, 1 Single Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Twin Room, 1 Single Bed (No Television)

Max Occupancy: 2 guests

Standard Room, 1 Double Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Twin Over Twin Bunk Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 infant)

Standard Room, 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Get an overview of this hotelHistoric landmark in downtown San Diego

Near San Diego Bay

The 6-story 500 West Hotel, located in a renovated 1920's landmark building, is near the Embarcadero and within 5 blocks of most downtown San Diego attractions.

Restaurant, kitchen

The 500 West Hotel offers an on-site restaurant, concierge services, and free WiFi. A common-area kitchen is also on site.

Flat-screen TVs

Smoke-free guestrooms in this San Diego hotel have modern decor, platform beds, phones, and flat-screen TVs.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This downtown San Diego hotel is 5 blocks from the restaurants and nightlife of Gaslamp Quarter, 8 blocks from the San Diego Convention Center, and 9 blocks from Petco Park. San Diego Bay and the Embarcadero are 2 blocks away; Santa Fe Depot and a trolley station are 1 block from the hotel.

The 500 West Hotel shares a renovated 1920s landmark building with a full-service YMCA (surcharge). A restaurant serves all meals. A common-area gourmet kitchen, dining area, and living room with a 50-inch flat-screen TV are on site. WiFi in common areas is complimentary. Outside, guests have access to a large courtyard area. Motor boating, water skiing, windsurfing are available 2 blocks away in San Diego Bay. Nearby parking is available for a fee.

  • 24-hour front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Billiards or pool table
  • Concierge services
  • Elevator/lift
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Health club
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of floors - 6
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available
  • Picnic area
  • Restaurant
  • Smoke-free property
  • Terrace
  • Total number of rooms - 259
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator (on request)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Cable TV service
  • Ceiling fan
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Flat-panel TV
  • Free WiFi
  • Hair dryer (on request)
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Premium TV channels
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Shared bathroom

Where to Eat

Grand Central Café - Located off the lobby. Casual dining. American and Mexican fare.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel shares a building with a full-service YMCA (minimal surcharge applies). The YMCA features an indoor basketball court, running track, steam room, sauna, and spa tub, as well as free weights and numerous fitness machines. Yoga and stretching classes are also offered.

Bay-front running and cycling paths are located along the Embarcadero, five blocks from the hotel. Local beaches such as Mission Bay Aquatic Park and Balboa Park offer numerous recreational activities. Coronado Beach is 6.5 miles away, and Coronado Golf Course (open to the public) is six miles away.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Game drive nearby
  • Basketball on site
  • Fishing on site
  • Motor boating on site
  • Volleyball on site
  • Water skiing on site
  • Windsurfing on site
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 1 AM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs and cats are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 1, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions

24-hour check-in

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

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Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Pet fee: USD 25 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay
  • Cleaning deposit: USD 125 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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