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Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Room, 2 Queen Beds, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 4 children)

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Historic hotel in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

Old town charm

This 10-story Ramada hotel resides within the historic Gaslamp Quarter, just 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 7 blocks from the Convention Center, and a half-mile from Balboa Park.

Bygone splendor

Major renovations have updated this 1913-built hotel, while preserving relics of the original Hotel St. James—crystal chandeliers, vintage elevators, and a marble staircase.

Working windows

Ramada guestrooms include ceiling fans, window air-conditioners, and windows that open onto city or courtyard views, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

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Renovations & Closures

The hotel will be renovating from 13 April 2015 to 04 May 2015 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Dining venue
Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter, the Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center (formerly the historic St. James Hotel) is two blocks from Horton Plaza and five blocks from Petco Park.

Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center features a restaurant, sun-drenched rooftop with expansive views, intimate courtyard sitting areas, complimentary use of a nearby fitness center, and complimentary airport transportation.

Guests have complimentary use of the business center, which includes a printer, copier, scanner, and high-speed Internet access. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.

  • Free WiFi
  • Free airport transportation
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Fitness facilities
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Business center
  • One meeting room
  • Free use of nearby fitness center
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Express check-in
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • ATM/banking
  • Elevator/lift
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Number of floors - 10
  • Total number of rooms - 99
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Room service
  • Cable TV service
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
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Where to Eat

Brian's 24 - Open 24 hours a day, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Lobby level restaurant with street views, copper-clad open kitchen, and antique mahogany bar. Home-style comfort food prepared with the freshest ingredients and innovative recipes.

Nearby Things to Do

This hotel offers complimentary use of its small fitness room and also provides complimentary passes to a nearby fitness center, two blocks away.

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

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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.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 16 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 20 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per day
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Key Eco-Rating Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.
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