Book your room at Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel
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.
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.
Ramada guestrooms include ceiling fans, window air-conditioners, and windows that open onto city or courtyard views, and complimentary wireless Internet access.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel
At your hotel
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.
- 24-hour front desk
- Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
- Room service
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of floors - 10
- Total number of rooms - 99
- Airport transportation (complimentary)
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Fitness facilities
- Free Wi-Fi
- Express check-in
- Business center
- Luggage storage
- Designated smoking areas
- One meeting room
- Laundry facilities
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Microwave (on request)
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Ceiling fan
- Air conditioning
- Hair dryer
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cable TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Climate control
- In-room safe
Eat and drink
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.
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.
- Sailing nearby
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
The fine print for Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel
When you arrive
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- 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
We should mention
Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.