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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 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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North Street MI
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12 reviews 12 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location and a very nice historic decor, lots of marble. Walking distance to a lot of places, my wife and I love to walk and averaged about 8 miles a day. We went to Petco Park for the Padres opening day and had a great time. We went on the booze and bites walking tour ( over 100 bars... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband, daughter and I stayed here for a week. The rooftop continental breakfast was the highlight of the entire stay. The lobby is quite small and cramped, which isn't a big deal, unless you are waiting in the for your car from Valet with 10 -15 other people. While I liked the idea of staying in a historic building,... More 

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New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel: I had read favorable reviews of this hotel and decided to give it a try. I stayed here recently as a solo traveler. Finding the hotel initially was a bit hard as the hotel itself doesn't stand out too much. The lobby looks outdated but the front desk staff were very nice and accommodating. I received good recommendations... More 

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Odenton, Maryland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nothing special. Our front desk associate did help us greatly, but the room, amenities, and restaurants leave a lot to be desired. Shower took a long time to heat up. It was affordable and in a great location, though, so I'd stay again.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed on business in a 1 bedroom suite. Room very immaculately clean and a very good size. Large windows had a good view of the street on 2 sides. Due to the area being one of san diego's main party districts there was a lot of noise from the street which does come into the room in the early hours... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 March 17, 2015

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
17 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

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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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

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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