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Get an overview of this hotelHistoric hotel in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

Gaslamp Plaza Suites is in the heart of San Diego, walking distance from Westfield Horton Plaza and San Diego Repertory Theater.

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

Make yourself at home in one of the 64 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Cable programming and DVD players are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Enjoy recreation amenities such as a nightclub or take in the view from a rooftop terrace. Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access and concierge services.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at a restaurant serving guests of Gaslamp Plaza Suites. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. Planning an event in San Diego? This hotel has facilities measuring 603 square feet (56 square meters), including a meeting room. RV/bus/truck parking is available onsite.

Gaslamp Plaza Suites

520 E St San Diego CA 92101

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

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 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Year Built 1913 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Total number of rooms - 64 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 56 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Nightclub 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 603 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • DVD player  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Valet parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • 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 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • 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 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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

24-hour check-in


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 32 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 15.00 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Gaslamp Plaza
  • Gaslamp Plaza Suites
  • Gaslamp Plaza Suites Hotel
  • Gaslamp Plaza Suites Hotel San Diego
  • Gaslamp Plaza Suites San Diego
  • Gaslamp Suites
  • Gaslamp Plaza Hotel San Diego
  • Gaslamp Plaza San Diego

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.

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