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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Loved this suite hotel located right in the heart of the Gaslamp area. Yes it was noisy at night but worth it to be able to walk around the Gaslamp district. We also wallked to Seaport, Maritime Museum and Midway. Merry does a very interesting tour Monday mornings, historic and fun. All the staff were friendly and helpful. Loved the...

1Thank Catherine K
Morrisburg, Canada
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

A beautiful "older" suite hotel in downtown core. Located close to everything. Staff very helpful and friendly. Rooms clean and well equipped. The rooms are suites but if you're looking for huge, go somewhere else. No restaurant on site but many within five minute walk. This place is loaded with charm

1Thank Brian V
Tacoma, Washington
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

In town for a convention and happened across this hotel. Booked offline. Since I have been burned doing this before, especially in Chicago, I was really hesitant. I was pleasantly surprised. Good rooms at a good price. Staff was always nice. Only thing that would improve it would be an in-house gym.

2Thank BBlkburn
Noblesville, Indiana
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Awesome architecture. In heart of the Gaslamp. Mary and Shaun at the front desk are super nice and helpful. No need for a car when staying here. Love the roof top terrace for both breakfast and night time.

3Thank pippyray
madeleine k, General Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for recognizing our great employees Sean and Merry. They are both indeed a great part of our staff. We hope to see you back as our guest soon again. Thank you!

Reviewed 16 September 2016

Fun hotel with history, right in the middle of everything. Owner and staff very friendly and knowledgeable. We got a great "mini suite" with a great view. Comfortable beds to sleep in and a great working air conditioning

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

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your nice review of your recent stay with us. We hope to see you back soon again. Welcome Back!

Reviewed 14 September 2016

We were given a double and both sides of the bed were right along the walls of the room. We had to sit at the foot of the bed and scoot or crawl up to the rest of the bed to get on and then to get off of the bed. The width of the room was very narrow. There...

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

Dear Guest, I am very sorry you didn't have an enjoyable stay with us. As far as I can determine from your description of the room you stayed in, you were in one of our "small studios" which is a smaller economical room, not a suite. We do have 7 of these small studios and one of these units do...

St Thomas, USVI
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Located dead center of the Gaslamp district this beautifully historic hotel was better than I hoped. These people are all about the details. From the amazing staff who worked hard to find us the perfect place to dine with an old friend, to the marble hallways, very clean room and fabulous view, this hotel has everything. Breakfast on the rooftop...

1Thank az93
madeleine k, Manager at Gaslamp Plaza Suites, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I can just extend my heartfelt thank YOU for your kind review of your stay with us. We always strive to make our guests stay as pleasant and memorable as we can. Thank you again and Welcome Back!

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We enjoyed our brief stay. The room was large, comfortable, clean and tastefully decorated. We had a good time exploring the lively Gas lamp district in the evening and it was great to be able to walk to all the action. The only negative was the continental breakfast which was quite minimal. But overall the hotel is a very good...

1Thank Maryls57
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Just spent an amazingly awesome, relaxing weekend here with my fiancé!! The suite we stayed in at Gaslamp Plaza Suites was very clean, spacious and just the perfect spot to kick off our shoes and catch some zzzzzzz 😴😴😴... We absolutely LOVE it here every time we've stayed here!!

1Thank ranierb2016
Bloomington, Minnesota
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The Plaza is the first skyscraper built in 1913 in San Diego. There are 11 floors and a rooftop terrace with free continental breakfast from 7 to 10 am. It is on the edge of the historic Gaslamp district (lots of bars and restaurants). If you have a car it is $32.00 a day for unlimited in/out valet parking. If...

2Thank Mjoatie

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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
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • 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 92101-6206
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $181 - $415 (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 that look onto the street are very loud do to night life however they are comfortable. The inside rooms are quieter but small”
796judie, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors are quieter but expect some noise from the local clubs.”
maryannbellissimo, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Try for the higher floors due to noise from the lounge in the basement”
BID_CM, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Good view from top floors.”
too-err-ist, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Rooms facing the outside towards the main street have a great view but are noisy at night.”
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djluvsez, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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