Sonder | The Marin

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40-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, streaming services
Individually decorated, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Individually decorated, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
40-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels, streaming services

Overview of Sonder | The Marin

Sonder | The Marin

3.5 out of 5

4.1/5 Very Good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
552 5th Avenue, San Diego, CA, 92101

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSan Diego Convention Center8 min walk
  • Popular LocationBalboa Park17 min walk
  • Popular LocationUSS Midway Museum2 min drive
  • AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)5 min drive

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Deluxe Studio

No guest room rating
  • 270 sq ft
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Superior Suite, 1 Bedroom

No guest room rating
  • 546 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 Double Sofa Bed

About this area

San Diego

Sonder | The Marin is located in Gaslamp Quarter, a neighborhood in San Diego. USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego are cultural highlights, and some of the area's attractions include New Children's Museum and Waterfront Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Petco Park or Viejas Arena.

What's nearby

  • Petco Park - 6 min walk
  • San Diego Convention Center - 8 min walk
  • Seaport Village - 14 min walk
  • Balboa Park - 17 min walk
  • USS Midway Museum - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Gaslamp Quarter Station - 6 min walk
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 18 min walk
  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 5 min drive


  • Royal India — 2 min walk
  • Werewolf — 2 min walk
  • Osteria Panevino — 3 min walk
  • Dublin Square Irish Pub — 3 min walk
  • Asti Ristorante — 3 min walk

About this property

Sonder | The Marin

3.5-star San Diego apartments in Gaslamp Quarter with kitchenettes
This smoke-free aparthotel features laundry facilities. Each apartment features a kitchenette with a microwave, plus free WiFi and a flat-screen TV with digital channels. Other amenities that guests will find include a coffee/tea maker and an electric kettle.
Sonder | The Marin offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Accommodations at this 3.5-star aparthotel have kitchenettes with microwaves and cookware/dishes/utensils. Bathrooms include showers and complimentary toiletries.

This San Diego aparthotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 40-inch flat-screen televisions come with digital channels.

Property amenities


  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • No onsite parking available


  • Refrigerator (mini)
  • Microwave
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle


  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels provided


  • 40-inch flat-screen TV with digital service
  • Streaming services


  • Laundry facilities


  • Air conditioning
  • Heating


  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)


  • Elevator
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Safety features

  • Smoke detector


  • 12 rooms
  • Individually decorated

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Check-in from 4:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests will receive an email 72 hours before arrival with check-in instructions and an access code; access will be through a private entrance
This property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival. For more information, check local advisories before you book.

Renovations and closures

The property will be renovating from October 13 2021 to December 31 2021 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Exterior
During renovations, the aparthotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Access methods

Access code, private entrance


Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and American Express; cash is not accepted
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Property Registration Number 634003,634004,634005,634006,634010,634011,634001,634012,634002,634007,634008,634009

We should mention

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work

Property is also known as

Nest Fifth Aparthotel San diego
Nest Fifth Aparthotel
Nest Fifth San diego
Nest Fifth
Nest on Fifth
Sonder The Marin
Sonder | The Marin San Diego
Sonder | The Marin Aparthotel
Sonder | The Marin Aparthotel San Diego

Frequently asked questions

Overall score and ratings


Very Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 99 out of 234 reviews
5 - Excellent 42%
Rating 4 - Good. 83 out of 234 reviews
4 - Good 35%
Rating 3 - Okay. 30 out of 234 reviews
3 - Okay 13%
Rating 2 - Poor. 14 out of 234 reviews
2 - Poor 6%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 8 out of 234 reviews
1 - Terrible 3%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

1/5 Terrible

Business traveler
Disliked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Terrible smell noisy above a night club poor door sign poor communication poor handling of complaints
Stayed 4 nights in Oct 2021

5/5 Excellent

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location, clean place with easy access
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2021

1/5 Terrible

Business traveler
Disliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Terrible place. No front desk. Difficult to check in. Very noisy at night from the loud music of surrounding restaurants till 2:00am. Had to turn on the similarly noise air conditioner fan to even out.
Stayed 3 nights in Aug 2021

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The place was simple, private, and well taken care. Right in the middle of EVERYTHING in the Gaslamp. I had a wonderful time spending my short trip here. Highly recommend, thank you for the accommodations!
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021

3/5 Okay

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Area was clean and presentable. Was not satisfied with the check in process.
Stayed 2 nights in Jul 2021