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Frette Italian sheets, premium bedding, down comforters, minibar
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4.2/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitizer provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationPetco Park13 min walk
    Popular LocationSan Diego Convention Center17 min walk
    Popular LocationSeaport Village19 min walk
    AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)12 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    4.7/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 250 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed OR 2 Double Beds
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Premier Room, 1 King Bed

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 320 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPremier Room, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 250 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed
  • Room, 1 King Bed, View (SKYLINE VIEW)

    4.8/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 250 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 King Bed, View (SKYLINE VIEW)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 350 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Double Beds
  • Suite, 1 King Bed (SPA)

    Room amenities

    • 735 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSuite, 1 King Bed (SPA)
  • Studio, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Corner

    Room amenities

    • 410 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsStudio, 1 King Bed, Balcony, Corner
  • Skyline, Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 600 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsSkyline, Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Premier Suite, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • 455 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPremier Suite, 1 King Bed
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)

    Room amenities

    • 360 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)
  • Deluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)

    Room amenities

    • 420 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 Double Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 2 Double Beds, Accessible (Roll-In Shower)
  • Premier Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Balcony (Hearing)

    Room amenities

    • 360 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPremier Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible, Balcony (Hearing)
  • Premier Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

    Room amenities

    • 360 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed
    More detailsPremier Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
  • Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • 250 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
    More detailsDeluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed
  • Skyline Penthouse Suite (2 Bedrooms)

    Room amenities

    • 1500 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
    • 2 King Beds
    More detailsSkyline Penthouse Suite (2 Bedrooms)

About this area

San Diego

Located in San Diego, Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego is in the city center and near the airport. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Balboa Park and Coronado Beach, while Copley Symphony Hall and USS Midway Museum are cultural highlights. Check out an event or a game at Petco Park, and consider making time for San Diego Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Kayaking and scuba diving offer great chances to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with mountain biking and hiking/biking trails nearby. Guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Petco Park - 13 min walk
  • Port of San Diego - 17 min walk
  • San Diego Convention Center - 17 min walk
  • B Street Cruise Ship Terminal - 18 min walk
  • Seaport Village - 19 min walk

Getting around

  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 12 min walk
  • 5th Avenue Station - 1 min walk
  • AirportSan Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 12 min drive

Restaurants

  • Curadero — 1 min walk
  • Arriba Room (Taco Window) — 1 min walk
  • Brian's 24 — 4 min walk
  • Sushi Deli 2 — 4 min walk
  • Ghirardelli — 5 min walk

About this property

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego

Luxury San Diego hotel in Downtown San Diego, walk to San Diego City College
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Free WiFi in public areas and a free manager's reception are also provided. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and coffee/tea in a common area. All 211 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and 24-hour room service. LCD TVs with digital channels and first-run movies provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also find comforts like Frette Italian sheets and down comforters.
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego offers 211 accommodations with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Frette Italian sheets, down comforters, and premium bedding. 36-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels, first-run movies, and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers, bathrobes, designer toiletries, and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and irons/ironing boards. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and complimentary bicycles.

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

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10 AM: USD 10-25 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Free daily reception
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in common area(s)

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness center
  • Free bicycle rentals
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • ATM/banking services
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (21884 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Rooftop terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible public washroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Frette Italian sheets
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 36-inch LCD TV
  • Cable/satellite channels
  • First-run movies
  • Pay movies
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Minibar

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Laptop-compatible safe
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 4 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited pursuant to local regulations.
Due to COVID-19, valet parking and shuttle services are not available until further notice.

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 01 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Bar/Lounge(s)
  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities
Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets stay free
Food and water bowls are available

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding
Free cribs (infant beds)

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per day
  • Resort fee: USD 28.17 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Internet access

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The property's resort fee includes a daily USD 10 food and beverage credit which can be used in the on-site restaurant or for in-room dining.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 25 per person (approximately)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
Special cancellation policies or charges may apply for group reservations (more than 8 rooms for the same property / stay dates)
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

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

Property is also known as

Palomar Hotel San Diego
Palomar San Diego
San Diego Palomar
Palomar San Diego a Kimpton Hotel
Kimpton Palomar Diego Diego
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego Hotel
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego San Diego
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego Hotel San Diego

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego and receive a full refund?
Yes, Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego pet-friendly?
Yes, pets are allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego?
Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego doesn't offer parking.
What time is check-in at Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego?
Check-in is from 4 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego located?
Located in Downtown San Diego, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Copley Symphony Hall, Balboa Park, and Petco Park. San Diego Convention Center and USS Midway Museum are also within 1 mi (2 km). 5th Avenue Station is only a 2-minute walk and Civic Center Station is 3 minutes.
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Cleanliness

4.5/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.3/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

Traveled with group
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The ad is way prettier than it actually is. The location is not the best for the pricey.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

1/5 Terrible

Traveled with family
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Rude customer service. Needed a 1 pm check out and they wanted to charge an extra $30. Poor hospitality. The “heated” pool was freezing. When asked to turn on the heater they acted like it was such an inconvenience and it never even worked!
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with partner
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Location is great. Parking across the street and down the street from restaurants.
Stayed 3 nights in Sep 2020

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