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Cool Corner

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Cool Corner Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)

Ultra Cool Corner

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children)


Get an overview of this hotelPostmodern accommodations in downtown San Diego

Near San Diego Bay

Located in the heart of downtown, the 19-floor W San Diego is 3 blocks from Little Italy, 4 blocks from San Diego Bay, and 8 blocks from the historic Gaslamp Quarter.

Hip rooftop bar

High-style amenities include a rooftop bar, fire pit, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center.

Perch above the city

W San Diego guestrooms feature scenic bay window seating with thick cushions, blackboards with chalk and erasers, and color schemes that incorporate sea, sky, and sand.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 19-story W San Diego is situated 3 blocks from Little Italy, and 5 blocks from Horton Plaza and the Embarcadero. The hotel is also near the airport, cruise ship and ferry terminal, metro station, and a shopping district.

W San Diego completed an extensive renovation of its public areas in May 2012 and now offers a trendy rooftop bar, lobby lounge bar, restaurant, live weekend entertainment, and a private heated outdoor pool with adjacent 24-hour indoor fitness room. Complimentary town-car transportation is available for the downtown area (limited hours, based on availability). Wireless Internet access is available for a fee on the hotel's first 3 floors, which include most public areas. A 24-hour business center provides 2 computers with high-speed Internet.

The pet-friendly W San Diego offers a dog bowl and bed. It also features a dog menu, which includes treats, dog-sitting, and walking services.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 19 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 258 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2003 


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per night )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( 14.95 USD per night )


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Climate control 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room safe 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Minibar 
  • Pay movies 
  • Phone 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Living Room Lounge - This stylish and sophisticated lounge and bar offers plenty for those looking to socialize or to relax with a cocktail. It includes a full bar and an eye-in-the-sky DJ booth. Open daily.

Kelvin — This upscale restaurant features contemporary world cuisine with a West Coast flair. Diners will enjoy the creative menu, which offers small plates to share and savor, as well as signature entrees, all featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients that redefine classic flavors.

Rooftop bar - A visionary fusion of extraordinary cocktails and glittering views. Full service and bottle service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel features a private outdoor pool with an adjacent 24-hour indoor fitness room. Pilates and yoga classes are available nearby. Also nearby is a playground, bowling alley, scooter and moped rentals, and Segway rentals and tours.

Numerous water sports and other recreational opportunities are available in the San Diego area. Among the options are surfing, sailing, horse riding, cycling, and hang-gliding.

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

  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 

Spa Services

Enjoy a seaside escape to San Diego. While you're here, discover relaxing spa services available at W San Diego. While we don't have a full-day spa, we do offer spectacular spa services in the privacy and comfort of your guest room or suite. Advance reservations required.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


Pets allowed

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.

24-hour check-in


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Pet deposit: USD 100 per stay
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 20 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 42 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 35 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 25 per stay
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 25.00
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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