Get an overview of this hotelHistoric hotel in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter
Near shops, dining
Built in 1913, this 10-story boutique hotel is located in the center of San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, amid numerous restaurants, shops, and nightclubs; the convention center is 8 blocks away.
Breakfast with views
Guests can enjoy a free continental breakfast served each morning on a rooftop terrace overlooking the city and harbor. This European-style hotel, built in 1913, combines original architecture with modern conveniences, including free WiFi.
All 64 oversized, European-style suites at Gaslamp Plaza feature beds with pillowtop mattresses, televisions with DVD players, microwaves, and compact refrigerators.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!Opens in a new window
Gaslamp Plaza Suites520 E St San Diego CA 92101
Situated in San Diego's historic Gaslamp Quarter, Gaslamp Plaza Suites is within several blocks of myriad shops, restaurants, and nightclubs. The San Diego Convention Center is 8 blocks away.
Built in 1913, this European-style boutique hotel retains many original architectural elements. Modern conveniences include hotel-wide free WiFi and valet parking for a nightly fee. A free continental breakfast is served on an outdoor rooftop deck.
The Melting Pot-A Fondue Restaurant is located in the Gaslamp Plaza Suites, where guests can select from a variety of fondues for a different type of dinner. The hotel bar, Vin de Syrah, serves a selection of spirits, beers, and wines by the glass.
Gaslamp Plaza Suites provides discounted access to a health club located 4 blocks away.
Smoking is permitted only on the rooftop deck of Gaslamp Plaza Suites, but not in any other public areas.
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- One meeting room
- Rooftop terrace
- 24-hour front desk
- Year Built 1913
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Free breakfast
- Concierge services
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Designated smoking areas
- Luggage storage
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 10
- Total number of rooms - 64
- RV, bus, truck parking
- Conference space size (meters) - 56
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Conference space size (feet) - 603
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- DVD player
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking
- Air conditioning
- Free local calls
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Pillowtop mattress
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Coffee/tea maker
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- DVD player
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Shower/tub combination
Where to Eat
A complimentary Continental breakfast is provided each morning including cereal, toast, breakfast breads, juice, coffee, and tea.
The Melting Pot-A Fondue Restaurant - offers guests the chance to "dip into something different" for dinner. Reservations recommended.
Vin De Syrah - Wine bar inspired by the eclectic lounges of New York's Meatpacking District and the warm brasseries of turn-of-the-century Paris. Features a selection of cheeses, desserts, and a varied wine list. Celebrated local designer Michael Soriano has reinvented this downtown urban lounge with botanical chandeliers, 50 year-old wine vines, a 12-foot natural wood tasting table, and semi-private sitting rooms.
Nearby Things to Do
One mile from the hotel, the Embarcadero is a bayfront path for walking, running, and cycling. Also a mile away, the 1,200-acre Balboa Park offers two golf courses and a driving range, 13 museums, and the San Diego Zoo.
Surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and other water activities are available year-round at local beaches and Mission Bay Aquatic Park, 7.5 miles from the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Boat tours nearby
- Segway rental/tour nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Check-out time is 11 AM
- Pets not allowed (service dogs only)
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
Only service animals are allowed
No rollaway/extra beds available
No cribs (infant beds) available
- Valet parking fee: USD 32 per night (in/out privileges)
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We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.