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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed for a week at this hotel in October. Great location and beautiful historic building. We had a room (exchanged thru RCI) that directly faced Gaslamp Square main street. So many great restaurants in walking distance right out your front door. Also walking distance to the water front. We did not even rent a car, walked most places and...

Thank djluvsez
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I always stay in the Gaslamp district but this was my first time at the Gaslamp Plaza Suites. They put me up on the 7th floor with great views back to the bay and convention center. The rooms are true suites with big bed, couch that folds out for another bed, flat screen and small wet bar with fridge and...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed this hotel a lot. The mini suite we booked was great value and really big. The hotel staff were really friendly and helpful and the location couldn't be better - right in the heart of San Diego, which we thought was a lovely city. Breakfast was a bit on the sparse side, but we found great places to...

Thank JamesBCroydon
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean, comfortable room. Fridge and coffee maker. Walking distance to conference centre. Friendly service. Continental breakfast was a little simple/ boring, could be better with eggs or pancake/waffle maker...esp when staying there for 6 mornings, lol Tub could use an update, nice and large...but grout was very worn and needs a refresh.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel itself is lovely - the staff are friendly, and the rooms are nice. It's a historical building which makes it unique, but poses a certain problem. The hotel is located in the heart of the Gaslamp District, which has a lot of nightlife. We stayed here on a Thursday and Friday night and it was by far the...

Thank meganchom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's definitely a vintage hotel and that's what we wanted. The hotel room was clean and the continental breakfast on the roof was amazing with a great view. The nightlife around the hotel was full of energy with many restaurants and activities. The front desk was extremely friendly and very helpful. This is a great location. We rode Uber cars...

1Thank Kenny G
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room was a corner suite, very nice, great views. Very nice employees!Location is perfect, we Love the Gaslamp District. You are close to everything! And if you are arriving at the airport it's a very short cheap Uber ride to the hotel $8-$9... don't take a cab, its over $20!! Breakfast leaves a lot to be desired! It's minimal...

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Temecula, California, United States
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Stayed here one night. I booked it on an internet special through a 3rd party booking site. For a Friday night I got a great deal and paid about 120.00 dollars. It was listed as a standard room. The Room - Our room was on the second floor and we walked passed a couple conference rooms to get to it....

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review and feedback. Yes, the standard rooms are smaller in size and equipped with a full or a queen size bed. We will gladly accept a request of a specific bed type and we will do the best to accommodate the request. The standard rooms are smaller in size and prized accordingly. If you...

Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We visited the Gaslamp District for a good dinner, outside seating, and a fun evening of people watching. We booked a room at Gaslamp Plaza Suites because it looked charming, had a nice rooftop seating area, and because the one room we had seen previously was nice. But what we had seen before was not the "standard" room. What we...

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

Dear valued guest, We are very sorry that you were not happy with your room. We are a boutique property and were at one time an office building so therefore we have many room type options. We try to value each type appropriately starting with the standard and up to our large and spacious 1 bedroom suites. Please contact us...

Saskatoon, Canada
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

The location is exceptional. Perfect spot to walk about Gaslamp and gd proximity to Horton Plaza. Staff particularly make this a great place. Many have years invested that you don't ordinarily see in the hospitality industry. What I appreciate is the ownership understands "treat your staff fairly and they will in turn reciprocate with great service for the customer" sounds...

Thank Jim R

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  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • 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
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: RM686 - RM1,368 (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 facing the outside towards the main street have a great view but are noisy at night.”
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 of 5 bubbles djluvsez, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Higher rooms facing the bay are best views. Also they have a rooftop area to hang out with spectacular views!”
 of 5 bubbles JDSLC, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Caution for inside rooms with no windows.”
 of 5 bubbles jeffd184, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I think any room is good, the hotel has 360 views of the city.”
 of 5 bubbles olif2014, 8 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Front facing rooms offer best views but you can also access the rooftop.”
 of 5 bubbles X4290MDpatm, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
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