4.3 out of 5

Get an overview of this hotelPostmodern accommodations in downtown San Diego

Popular property highlights

Pets allowed
Restaurant
24-hour business center
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

A stay at Renaissance San Diego Hotel places you in the heart of San Diego, walking distance from Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego and San Diego Opera.

This 4-star hotel is close to San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park.

Make yourself at home in one of the 258 air-conditioned rooms featuring LCD televisions. Your pillowtop bed comes with Egyptian cotton sheets. 37-inch Smart televisions with digital programming provide entertainment, while wireless Internet access (surcharge) keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature designer toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreation amenities such as a 24-hour fitness center or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional amenities at this hotel include wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and wedding services.

Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Relax with a refreshing drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and express check-in. This hotel has 8 meeting rooms available for events.

Renaissance San Diego Hotel

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 19-story Renaissance San Diego Hotel 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.

The Renaissance San Diego Hotel completed an extensive renovation of its public areas in May 2012 and now offers a trendy rooftop bar, lobby lounge bar, restaurant, and a 24-hour indoor fitness room. 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 Renaissance San Diego Hotel offers a dog bowl and bed. It also features a dog menu, which includes treats, dog-sitting, and walking services.

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

Internet

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

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

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Shower only 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Smart TV 
  • Netflix 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

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. 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 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.

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

Spa Services

Enjoy a seaside escape to San Diego. While you're here, discover relaxing spa services available at the Renaissance San Diego Hotel. 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.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.0 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: 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 47.00 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 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 25.0 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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