Book your room at The US Grant - A Luxury Collection Hotel
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Get an overview of this hotelLavishly restored grandeur in heart of San Diego
The palatial US Grant is in the center of downtown San Diego, facing the Westfield Horton Plaza retail and entertainment complex, and adjacent to the Gaslamp Quarter's vibrant nightlife and myriad restaurants.
Classic architecure and contemporary design sets the stage for the grand lobby adorned with crystal chandeliers, marble floors, hand carved ceilings, and original artwork.
A great night's sleep begins with a pillowtop mattress and Italian linens. Plush carpeting, LCD televisions, luxurious bath amenities, and twice daily housekeeping services add to the comfort at The US Grant - A Luxury Collection Hotel.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Centrally located in downtown San Diego, the US Grant - A Luxury Collection Hotel is adjacent to the Westfield Horton Plaza entertainment complex and Gaslamp Quarter.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the US Grant - A Luxury Collection Hotel was built in 1910 by Ulysses S. Grant Jr. in honor of his father. Despite its history, several modern amenities have been outfitted throughout. Wireless Internet access (surcharge) is available in public areas and meeting space totaling 33,000 square feet (2,700 square meters) includes ballrooms, exhibit space, and a 24-hour business center. Professional conference coordinators, wedding planners, and an audiovisual department provide expert service.
Additionally, a 24-hour fitness facility is complimentary to guests and includes personal training programs and several classes. Soothing treatments and services are available at the full-service Spa Journeys spa.
The hotel restaurant, Grant Grill Restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, brunch, and dinner, has a Zagat rating of 23 and includes a lounge with live music on some evenings. Guests also enjoy 24-hour room service.
This hotel is entirely smoke-free (fines apply for smoke-free violations).
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- 24-hour business center
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Coffee/tea in lobby
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Spa services on site
- Conference space
- Conference space size (feet) - 33000
- Conference space size (meters) - 3066
- Number of meeting rooms - 22
- Meeting rooms 22
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- 24-hour front desk
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Multilingual staff
- Wedding services
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Shopping on site
- Luggage storage
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Number of floors - 11
- Total number of rooms - 270
- Year Built 1910
Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 9.95-14.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( 9.95-14.95 USD per 24-hour period )
Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 9.95-14.95 USD per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( 9.95-14.95 USD per 24-hour period )
Valet parking (surcharge)
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)
- Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
- Pillowtop mattress
- iPod docking station
- Room service (24 hours)
- LCD TV
- Digital TV service
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Premium bedding
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Shower only
- Down comforter
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Daily housekeeping
- Turndown service
- Free newspaper
- Free bottled water
- In-room massage available
- Hair dryer
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- Designer toiletries
- Free toiletries
- Iron/ironing board
- Air conditioning
- Climate control
- Private bathroom
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
Grant Grill Restaurant - This tasty venue provides regional Californian cuisine, a fusion of local and market-fresh produce, and grilled specialties. Serving breakfast, lunch, brunch, and dinner while happy hour is available Sunday through Thursday. Live entertainment is provided Thursday through Sunday. Please note that some meals may not be served daily. A private dining room can be requested.
24-hour room service is available.
Live entertainment in the Grant Grill Lounge is available Thursday to Saturday evenings, starting at 8 PM and includes jazz, blues, pop, and rock music.
Tours of the hotel are also offered upon request, detailing the history of the 100-year-old US Grant Hotel.
Nearby Things to Do
The US Grant offers a 24-hour fitness center with treadmills, elliptical trainers, stationary bicycles, and other equipment. Personal training and several classes, such as Yoga and Pilates, are available (10-day advance notice required). Complimentary bottled water and towels are provided. Guests also have access to a neighboring property's pool.
This downtown San Diego hotel is 11 blocks from the Embarcadero's jogging and cycling paths and boat-rental facilities, 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) from Balboa Park, and 8 miles (12.9 kilometers) from ocean beaches. A bowling alley, scooter/moped rentals, and segway rentals/tours are available nearby.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Snorkeling nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Scooter/moped rentals nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Parasailing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Aerobics on site
- Pilates classes on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
- Boat tours nearby
- Hot stone massage
- Swedish massage
- Prenatal massage
- Sports massage
- Number of treatment rooms 1
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Braille or raised signage
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Roll-in shower
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per stay.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
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.
Pets allowed (no fees)
- Breakfast fee: USD 8 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 9.95-14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 9.95-14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 9.95-14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 9.95-14.95 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
- Valet parking fee: USD 42.00 per day (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per stay
We should mention
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.