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Gaslamp Plaza Suites

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Eugene Oregon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nicely renovated building with all the class of the 1913 original. All the brass and marble really added to the experience. We had a corner room on the 8th floor with a nice view of the Gas Lamp District, but the view from the roof was really amazing. Very friendly lobby staff and within walking distance to all the...

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely older building 5 blocks north of convention center. It is very close to lots of restaurants, bars, and theaters. There is a very basic free breakfast (for gluten free diners the only options were yogurt, oranges or apples.) The roof top patio where breakfast is served has a nice harbor view. There is NO pool, fitness...

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madeleine k, Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are sorry to find out that you were not helped by our wifi provider in a more timely manner. We will make sure to address that issue so we can improve our service for future guests. Thank you again for your review. You are always welcome back.

Colton, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a room at this place on a last minute decision through HotelTonight. It kept saying there was 1 room available so I thought I got the last of it! When I arrived to check in, the man had told me that I had been upgraded to one of the suites, FOR THE PRICE OF A REGULAR ROOM! That...

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Bigfork, Montana
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We have stayed at the Gas Lamp Plaza many times over the years and enjoyed our rooms and the location, this time, however we were put in a very small room. It was still very clean and the bed was comfortable but we felt like we were on a cruise ship in a stateroom! You can't beat this hotel if...

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Mississauga, Canada
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The hotel has been recently renovated. Our suite was clean. Staff were helpful and polite. Sean at the front desk was very friendly. The continental breakfast on the roof top was sufficient for the morning. The location is central and within walking distance to many attractions and the trolley system. The public transportation system was reliable, clean and inexpensive. Did...

Thank maryannbellissimo
madeleine k, General Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. You gave us a 5 star rating which we appreciate. We strive hard to ensure our guests are enjoying their stay with us. We hope to see you back as our guests in the near future. Thank you!!!

Costa Mesa, California
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The rooms and upkeep of this old Hotel are great. The only real downside is the club in the basement on the weekends. If you request a room on a higher floor it would be best. we were located on the 3rd floor and the base and music, plus the street noise is quite loud. But again...I am no longer...

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madeleine k, General Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I appreciate your review and your comment in regards to the noise in the area. Yes, this area, especially during the weekends, can be a bit noisy. As you indicated, requesting a room on a higher floor can at times be helpful. Parking rates in the Gaslamp Quarter is at a premium. Our current valet parking rate of...

Fairfax, Virginia
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Good location at the north end of Fifth Avenue. Competitive pricing. I had a mini-suite which was large, with a high ceiling. Well decorated with big window and a contemporary feel. That changed when you stepped out of the room. The building is over 100 years old and an office building until 20 or so years ago. Other than the...

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Oakland IA
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I spent two enjoyable days/nights at this fine old Hotel. The place has such character and fine fixtures, old yet functioning like new; very clean, beautiful and a feel of luxury! The roof top area was especially good for being out doors, both in daytime to view the surrounding city and to enjoy the lights of the city at night....

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madeleine k, General Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you back soon again.

San Jose, California, United States
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The location is at the north end of the Gaslamp District. We were going to a show at the Balboa Theater and wanted something close. It's about a block away. We had a suite with a large living room, kitchenette and two bathrooms. This would work for four people. Cost was half of what we usually pay for the area....

Thank Richard W
madeleine k, General Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Dear Richard W, Thank you so much for your kind words about your stay with us. Welcome back!

Limerick, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived with no reservation and they were so accommodating! Wanted to stay a second night & they were able to arrange things to accommodate us. We had to change rooms but they moved our luggage! Hotel older but clean & walking distance to restaurants & visitors center! Loved SAN Diego & hope to return!

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About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Gaslamp Plaza Suites is a historical, European style hotel built in 1913. The original architectural aspects are still evident such as original marble on walls and stairways and brass elevator doors. All are preserved meticulously in keeping with our status of being listed in the National Registry of Historic Places. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gaslamp Plaza Suites

Address: 520 E St, San Diego, CA 92101-6206
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: RM585 - RM1,347 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gaslamp Plaza Suites 3.5*
Number of rooms: 60
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Also Known As:
Gaslamp Plaza Hotel San Diego
Gaslamp Plaza San Diego
Hotel Style:
#54 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#80 Business Hotel in San Diego
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“Rooms that look onto the street are very loud do to night life however they are comfortable. The inside rooms are quieter but small”
796judie, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors are quieter but expect some noise from the local clubs.”
maryannbellissimo, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try for the higher floors due to noise from the lounge in the basement”
BID_CM, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Good view from top floors.”
too-err-ist, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the outside towards the main street have a great view but are noisy at night.”
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djluvsez, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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