Room type

Grand Room, 1 King Bed, Fireplace

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Fireplace

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Balcony

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Fireplace

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 2 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelVictorian-style hotel in San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter

With a stay at The Horton Grand Hotel, you'll be centrally located in San Diego, steps from San Diego Chinese Historical Museum and minutes from San Diego Convention Center.

This family-friendly hotel is close to Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo.

Treat yourself to a stay in one of the 132 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring fireplaces and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Make use of convenient amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast and lunch, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a computer station. Planning an event in San Diego? This hotel has 22766 square feet (2115 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Horton Grand Hotel is 3 blocks from the San Diego Convention Center, 4 blocks from Horton Plaza's shops and restaurants, and 4 blocks from PETCO Park.

This Victorian-style hotel reflects its Gaslamp Quarter location. Guestrooms are accessed via an authentic, hand-carved wood staircase or a glass-enclosed elevator. A small museum, off the main lobby, features memorabilia and Victorian-era photos. Conference space is available; the Horton Grand Theatre seats 250 people. Complimentary wireless Internet is available throughout the hotel. The hotel also features a 24-hour business center and 7 meeting rooms.

  • Concierge services 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Total number of rooms - 132 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Computer station 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 2115 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 22766 
  • Year Built 1986 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Fireplace 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Climate control 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
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Where to Eat

Ida Bailey's - Open daily from 6 AM to 2 PM serving traditional American fare for breakfast and lunch.

Palace Bar - Open nightly from 5 PM to Midnight, serving small plate appetizers. Lounge features Victorian-era photographs, period decor, and a wall fresco. Live entertainment on Friday and Saturday evenings. Outdoor courtyard seating available.

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Entertainment

The Palace Bar hosts live music every Friday and Saturday evening.

Nearby Things to Do

Five blocks away, the Embarcadero recreation area offers jogging trails and bike, boat, and kayak rentals. Within 2 miles (3.2 kilometers) of the hotel are the 1,200-acre Balboa Park with 2 golf courses and a driving range, 13 museums, and the San Diego Zoo. Surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and other water activities are available at local beaches and Mission Bay Aquatic Park, 7.5 miles (12 kilometers) from the hotel.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
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Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

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

  • 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 dogs are allowed

24-hour check-in

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Fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD $8 and USD $16 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 35 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Deposit: USD 50.00 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 12 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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