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Get an overview of this hotelLuxury San Diego hotel in Downtown San Diego, near San Diego Convention Center


Located in Downtown San Diego, this luxury hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Westfield Horton Plaza, Petco Park, and San Diego Convention Center. Balboa Park is 1.5 mi (2.5 km) away.

Hotel Features

A full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. A manager's reception is free. Additionally, a 24-hour fitness center, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 211 rooms offer comforts like pillowtop beds and Frette Italian sheets, plus MP3 docks and LCD TVs with digital channels. Other amenities available to guests include WiFi, wired Internet, and minibars.

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego

1047 5th Ave San Diego CA 92101

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

This 4.5-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 21884 square feet (2033 square meters) include conference space. This Art Deco hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and tour/ticket assistance. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 211 
  • Number of floors - 20 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Computer station 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 16 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2033 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 16 
  • Free reception 
  • Year Built 2008 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 21884 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.99 per day ), Wired internet access ( USD 12.99 per day )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 12.99 per day ), Wired high-speed internet ( USD 12.99 per day )


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • MP3 docking station 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Down comforter 
  • First-run movies 
  • Frette Italian sheets 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary manager's reception is offered each day.

Kimpton Hotel Palomar San Diego has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

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.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snowshoeing nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Free bicycles on site 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 

Spa Services

Nature's Spa by Jurlique has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a mud bath.

Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

  • Number of treatment rooms 7 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Mud bath in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets stay free

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)

Parking height restrictions apply

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Group bookings of 10 or more rooms cannot be accommodated via this website.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: USD 100.00 per day
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.

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)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 12.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 12.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 12.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: USD 12.99 per day (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 45.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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.

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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