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Near shops, dining
Built in 1913, this 10-story boutique hotel is located in the center of San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, amid numerous restaurants, shops, and nightclubs; the convention center is 8 blocks away.
Breakfast with views
Guests can enjoy a free continental breakfast served each morning on a rooftop terrace overlooking the city and harbor. This European-style hotel, built in 1913, combines original architecture with modern conveniences, including free WiFi.
All 64 oversized, European-style suites at Gaslamp Plaza feature beds with pillowtop mattresses, televisions, microwaves, and compact refrigerators.
- Good location
- Good for nightlife
- Helpful staff
- Clean guestrooms
- Location was a bit noisy
Gaslamp Plaza Suites
Situated in San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter, Gaslamp Plaza Suites is within several blocks of myriad shops, restaurants, and nightclubs. The San Diego Convention Center is 8 blocks away.
Built in 1913, this European-style boutique hotel retains many original architectural elements. Modern conveniences include hotel-wide free WiFi and valet parking for a nightly fee. A free continental breakfast is served on an outdoor rooftop deck.
The Melting Pot-A Fondue Restaurant is located in the Gaslamp Plaza Suites, where guests can select from a variety of fondues for a different type of dinner. The hotel bar, Vin de Syrah, serves a selection of spirits, beers, and wines by the glass.
Gaslamp Plaza Suites provides discounted access to a health club located 4 blocks away.
Smoking is permitted only on the rooftop deck of Gaslamp Plaza Suites, but not in any other public areas.
- Rooftop terrace
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- One meeting room
- 24-hour front desk
- Year Built 1913
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Designated smoking areas
- Luggage storage
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 10
- Total number of rooms - 64
- Conference space size (meters) - 56
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Conference space size (feet) - 603
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Pillowtop mattress
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Shower/tub combination
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
Where to Eat
A complimentary Continental breakfast is provided each morning including cereal, toast, breakfast breads, juice, coffee, and tea.
The Melting Pot-A Fondue Restaurant - offers guests the chance to "dip into something different" for dinner. Reservations recommended.
Vin De Syrah - Wine bar inspired by the eclectic lounges of New York's Meatpacking District and the warm brasseries of turn-of-the-century Paris. Features a selection of cheeses, desserts, and a varied wine list. Celebrated local designer Michael Soriano has reinvented this downtown urban lounge with botanical chandeliers, 50 year-old wine vines, a 12-foot natural wood tasting table, and semi-private sitting rooms.
Nearby Things to Do
One mile from the hotel, the Embarcadero is a bayfront path for walking, running, and cycling. Also a mile away, the 1,200-acre Balboa Park offers two golf courses and a driving range, 13 museums, and the San Diego Zoo.
Surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and other water activities are available year-round at local beaches and Mission Bay Aquatic Park, 7.5 miles from the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Boat tours nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children 17 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 15 per night.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
Only service animals are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Valet parking fee: USD 32 per night (in/out privileges)
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 15 per night
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. 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.