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Gaslamp Plaza Suites

520 E St., San Diego, CA 92101
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at this hotel late in the evening. The check in process was fairly easy. When we arrived in our room we found that we had been allocated a cupboard. There was no window and the room was so tiny that there was no room around the bed. We complained to the front counter only to be told that... More 

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

Dear Guest, I am very sorry that your initial experience was not up to your satisfaction. Yes, we are a timeshare but also operate as a regular hotel. We do not make any distinction in between any of our guests as they are all very valuable to us. I do believe that you had made a reservation for a standard... More 

Lancaster, California
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45 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this hotel and try to stay here whenever I travel to San Diego. The hotel is a converted office building and the rooms reflect that. You can still see the letter holders on each hotel room door. It is full of charm and character. The rooftop deck is stunning and is a great place to just relax and... More 

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Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good spacious, clean hotel in San Diego's Gaslamp district. Pros -Great location, located at the heart of Gaslamp district, with numerous restaurants and night spots nearby. -One bedroom suites are spacious with separate living areas -Free basic breakfast on the rooftop daily -The staff at front desk - very funny and helpful -It's an older style hotel but well maintained.... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room was clean (room and bathroom) and the bed comfortable (king size). We had a small kitchen area in our room, very useful. TV was good. Very good location in Gaslamp quarter, close to a lot of commodities (restaurants, transports, and the bay) Roof top offers a good view. The price for 2 nights was quite expensive in my... More 

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

Dear Guest, Thank you for your recent review. I am glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Our breakfast is a complimentary continental breakfast. There are an extensive array of restaurants which serves full american breakfast for guests that prefers a little more than what we are serving. Do not hesitate to contact the front desk for recommendations.... More 

San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is centrally located in the gaslamp district which at night really comes alive. The hotel itself is very very old and spooky the hallways leading to the rooms looked like the hotel in the shinning. Besides that it was a good hotel there are 2 drawbacks 1 they charge for internet who does that nowadays I mean really... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This hotel was absolutely amazing. The staff were A+, every single one of them going over the top to be sure our stay was great. Especially Merry at the front desk, she was so amazing. When we checked in she gave us a cheat sheet to the city, and was helpful at all times, she always had a smile on... More 

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

Dear guest, Thank you so very much for taking your time to write a review and share with the world about your experience of your stay here at the Gaslamp Plaza Suites. We hope to see you back soon again. Thank you! More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This is a wonderful hotel with great charm and old world style. The one bedroom suite was roomy and well appointed with a kitchenette. The highlight is the wonderful staff that makes you feel comfortable and cared for. Merry is exceptional and her Monday neighborhood walk was informative and fun; it should not be missed. The location is in the... More 

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

Dear guest, Very nice to hear that you took advantage of Merry's walk in the Gaslamp Quarter. She has lots of knowledge and fun facts about the area. We hope you had a wonderful stay with us and we look forward having you stay with us again in the future. More 

Portland, Oregon
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Booked this hotel sight unseen because of the location. Staff was very friendly and helpful. The property is older and that is part of the charm. Our room was quite large and unique. View from the roof at night was great. Breakfast was pretty minimal.

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

We always want to make sure all of our guests are having a wonderful stay with us. Thank you so much for letting us know that we succeeded. Welcome Back! More 

Oakville, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

This is a 1913 building which began its life as an office building and has been converted to an all suites hotel and time share. It is interesting and well located in the Gaslamp area. The staff are friendly and helpful. On nice days, and I think San Diego has nothing but nice days, there is a roof top patio... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I stayed here during the last week in May and had a thoroughly enjoyable time. The room and bed was very comfortable and super clean. The mattress had a dust/bedbug proof cover around it. I especially favor places that do this because it gives me peace of mind. My room on the 6th floor was very quiet with little or... More 

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