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Gaslamp Plaza Suites

520 E St., San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed 3 nights during 13-16 March. During our stay, reception staff, Asistant General Manager M. Kershaw were helpful. Room cleanliness, location to downtown and 5th street were very nice. But, during friday and saturday it was noisy because of near location of downtown and was St Patricks day. But we didnt care because we were entering the hotel very... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I love to stay in small intimate hotels and do so in Europe and in the US. I know not to expect modern amenities but this was even disappointing for me. I booked a "small Suite" that in actuality was a very small room and a decent size bathroom. I think it was a suite because it had a fridge,... More 

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

Dear Guest, I am very sorry to hear that you weren't quite happy with your recent stay here. The unit type that you are describing matches up with our "small studio" which is our smallest and most economical room. We have several different room types from small studio, regular sized studio, mini suites and one bedroom suites. This small studio... More 

Portland, Oregon
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located less than 10 minutes from the airport, which is great. Also if you want a night out downtown, I recommend this because it's affordable, clean and walking distance to some fun bars. The wi-fi really should be free, and the complimentary breakfast on the rooftop leaves much to be desired. If you're looking for a piece... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. I am glad to hear that you were satisfied with the location of our hotel. We are located in the middle of the Gaslamp Quarter area and are in walking distance to nearly a 100 different restaurants. Our WiFi is for a charge in the rooms but we do offer free Wifi in... More 

Stafford, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the hotel is in a great location, the heart of downtown San Diego, it had little to offer. The rooms were okay, the first night we couldn't adjust the room temperature, the room was very hot. We were relocated to another room after a couple hours and was instructed to return to the original room the next morning. There... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The building has a lot of character and I loved it. The room was well decorated and comfortable. I loved the roof top deck. A minimal breakfast is served there. The location cannot be beat if you want to be near the restaurants and bars. I had a meeting at the convention center and walked to it every day. It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for three nights in February. Great hotel with fantastic rooms and great roof terrace. Easy walk to the Gaslamp District bars, restaurants and shops as well as the marina. Really friendly staff and nice trendy bar in the basement. Would definitely stay here again when next in San Diego

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was excited to stay here based on the pictures I saw. It looked very authentic and classic. To my disappointment, this place looks like an old office building converted into a hotel. I felt like I should be getting my taxes done. 1. They do not have king size beds. 2. We had to change rooms at first because... More 

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

Dear Guest, I am sorry to hear that we didn't meet your expectations. We always strive to make sure that all our guests are well taken care of and have an enjoyable stay. In your case, we made the change of room when you indicated that you were bothered by the noise from our cooling tower on our rooftop. Our... More 

Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a gem, albeit everyone talks about the noise. You need to remember you are in the middle of the Gaslamp District, which is surrounded by lively bars and locales like the House of Blues. The one bedroom suite we got was quite plush and was pretty phenomenal as far as amenities: pull out sofa bed (if needed... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review. Welcome Back!!! More 

Davenport, FL
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88 reviews 88 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here as a time share exchange so don't know rates, but would definitely stay here again. Within walking distance of many restaurants, shops, & clubs in older section of Downtown SD. Our one bedroom suite with a partial kitchen was well appointed. The daily free continental breakfast on the rooftop is a nice touch & much appreciated. The staff... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently stayed for 5 nights at this lovely property in the middle of the exciting Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego. We had a fantastic corner room on the fifth floor and were entertained every night by the beautiful lights of the city. Continental breakfast on the rooftop was a delight every morning; there were also a great variety of... More 

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