Book your room at Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center-The Historic St James Hotel
Historic hotel in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter
Old town charm
This 10-story Ramada hotel resides within the historic Gaslamp Quarter, just 2 blocks from Horton Plaza, 7 blocks from the Convention Center, and a half-mile from Balboa Park.
Major renovations have updated this 1913-built hotel, while preserving relics of the original Hotel St. James—crystal chandeliers, vintage elevators, and a marble staircase.
Ramada guestrooms include ceiling fans, window air-conditioners, and windows that open onto city or courtyard views, and complimentary wireless Internet access.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
In San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter, the Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center (formerly the historic St. James Hotel) is two blocks from Horton Plaza and five blocks from Petco Park.
Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center features a restaurant, sun-drenched rooftop with expansive views, intimate courtyard sitting areas, complimentary use of a nearby fitness center, and complimentary airport transportation.
Guests have complimentary use of the business center, which includes a printer, copier, scanner, and high-speed Internet access. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel.
- 24-hour front desk
- Free use of nearby fitness center
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Multilingual staff
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of floors - 10
- Total number of rooms - 99
- Free airport transportation
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Fitness facilities
- Free WiFi
- Express check-in
- Business center
- Designated smoking areas
- One meeting room
- Luggage storage
- Laundry facilities
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Microwave (on request)
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Ceiling fan
- Air conditioning
- Hair dryer
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Private bathroom
- Room service
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Free weekday newspaper
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe
- Climate control
Where to Eat
Brian's 24 - Open 24 hours a day, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Lobby level restaurant with street views, copper-clad open kitchen, and antique mahogany bar. Home-style comfort food prepared with the freshest ingredients and innovative recipes.
Nearby Things to Do
This hotel offers complimentary use of its small fitness room and also provides complimentary passes to a nearby fitness center, two blocks away.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Sailing nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Check-out time is noon
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.
- Valet parking fee: USD 20 per day (in/out privileges)
- Refrigerator fee: USD 10 per day
- In-room microwave fee: USD 10 per day
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per day
We should mention
Children 16 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.