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Cherry Hill, New Jersey
Reviewed 15 March 2014

Old and quaint, but clean and convenient. Our room was most unique - there was plenty of room, but we had to shimmy around the bed and it was impossible to open the bathroom door more than a third w/o hitting the bed. Pay for the Valet. The adjacent parking lot charges in timed intervals such that you would have...

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Santa Ana, California
Reviewed 12 March 2014

Our room was larger than I expected which was a pleasant surprise. Location was nice for bar hopping the gaslamp district during NFL playoffs. The downside would definitely be the $30/ day parking. We did not know this was the only real option for our car, but I guess I should have looked in to that. Nice rooftop patio area,...

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 12 March 2014

I like to swing my cat for relaxation, and I must say Tiddles finds it therapeutic too, but not at the Gaslamp Plaza. The room was so small that the double (not even a queen) bed was against the wall requiring one of us (guess) to climb over the other to get in/out. Fortunately we were only there two nights...

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

Dear Guest, We always appreciate when a guest takes their time to send in a review. Since you describe you reserved a Mobile Rate, it is described as "1 double bed (room type will be assigned at check-in)...." The size of this room is small but it has all the amenities that all the larger rooms has i.e. mini fridge,...

Lihue, Hawaii
Reviewed 24 February 2014

Our room was quaint and clean!..Its such a beautiful histori hotel. Complimentary continental breakfast on the rooftop overlooking the City.The staff was nice. Parking is $30, which is normal for any downtown hotel. Near lots of restaurants and trolley rides, really don't need a car.

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Please come back and see us soon again.

Reno, Nevada
Reviewed 17 February 2014 via mobile

Clean, historical hotel. The suite we ended up in was not a suite but more of a junior, micro, down-sized suite. But the sheets were clean and so was the bathroom. Roof-top is fun and the history the hotel has up is great. Parking is a bit pricey.

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 9 February 2014

I stayed here about 15 years ago and loved it. I returned to San Diego and took my family to the hotel and it was a disappointment. There used to be a hot tub on the roof, but the hot tub is gone. The breakfast was terrible: Wonder bread toast, stale muffins, and bad coffee. The rooms are good and...

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

Dear Guest, I am sorry to hear you and your family did not fully enjoy your most recent stay. We have done extensive remodeling of our rooms as well as rooftop area. Yes, the jacuzzi was removed about 10 years ago. We didn't have a lot of usage and decided to make a more open area instead for our guests...

Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 4 February 2014

We booked two rooms for our family. One was a one bedroom and it had sufficient space for two young men. It worked very welcome. The second was a studio. It was incredibly tiny. No table, no chairs, only space for one bedside table. The partial kitchens (in both) are very small. Don't plan to eat in your room. The...

1Thank Kath C
Wildomar, California
Reviewed 30 January 2014

Great place to stay, room was very clean, staff was very helpful, old world charm with modern amenities. Within walking distance to great restaurants, shopping, and if you want a brisk walk, Sea Port Village.

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

Thank you very much for your review. I am so happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Welcome Back !!!

Hastings, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2014

We booked a Studio apartment via RCI timeshare Points and we stayed for just 2 nights following a cruise. The studio was very large with a lovely comfortable bed and a big window overlooking the street. We were on the third floor and the noise from the street at night was tremendous until the early hours of the morning. That...

1Thank timetraveller_20110
Reviewed 5 January 2014

Good facilities, nice staff, cool lifts, breakfast was fresh and ample. There is a nice roof seating area overlooking the city. Rooms are sufficient in size and clean. The room had a lounge area which was comfy. The location is perfect in the gaslamp district, this is where you want to be. The parking was confusing but I think that...

1Thank m0rgank
madeleine k, Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Dear guest, I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. San Diego is a wonderful place to visit and I hope you went back to England with fond memories. In regards to parking, I am sorry you found it confusing. If you or any other guest ever have any questions in regards to this, please don't hesitate...

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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
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • 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: ₹ 10,289 - ₹ 20,445 (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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