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Ramada Gaslamp/Convention Center

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   830 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Hotel St. James) (Downtown)
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Ranked #167 of 270 hotels in San Diego
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4 of 5 stars reviewed today
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We had two nights in San Diego on our recent East-West Coast motorcycle holiday and ended up at the Ramada (St James Hotel). For location and price it was perfect ... an older style hotel, but I like "heritage" hotels anyway. The lifts (still the originals in operation) were a little difficult to navigate with luggage (and hubby hated them)... More

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San Diego
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is a very old property, but the rooms are clean and cozy. And small, but what did you think? The price is less than the other nearby hotels, but it's in a great location and has an excellent staff. Don't spend your time in the room--get out there and enjoy San Diego! Then come back and sleep in your... More

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Nice, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms were clean but not very spacious. shower was not really good though. still the hotel is nicely located and has a terrace on the rooftop. You can have some drinks with friends while enjoying fireworks of the Padres stadium. Unfortunately this terraces closes a bit too early, but anyway when the night comes, massive cockroach are joinning the party... More

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently came into town for the National Art Education Association Convention. Being unfamiliar with the area, I used TripAdvisor to make my choice of the hotel. (Bringing 6 other colleagues can add some pressure to any selections I make!) I CANNOT say enough about the staff's professionalism, hospitality, and friendliness! The shuttle service to and from the airport was... More

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here to attend something at another hotel 3 blocks away. Easy walk. This hotel cost less, had excellent rooms, had free airport shuttle, free wifi in your room, lots of shampoo, mouthwash etc. Staff were excellent. A little noisy on Saturday night but not overly so. Walking distance of Convention Center, Harbor ferry etc. Nice desk with good lighting.

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to SD for the weekend with my boyfriend and some friends, and stayed here, location is awesome, right in the gas lamp district, near all the bars and really great restaurants, and within walking distance to the uss midway, about 20 min give or take. Rooms were small but we were only in there when it was time to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The manager Dennis was a wonderful assistance. The front desk men all very helpful . I would reccomend this hotel to anyone. Extreamly happy with my stay. The food in the attached resturant is very reasonable and a lot for your money. The history of the building is awesome.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was full on our arrival, but we were upgraded to the Presidential Suite. That was a very nice perk. The desk and valet staff were exceptional. Always friendly and willing to answer any questions, and accomodate our needs. Since our stay was for a week, we became quite familiar with several and they all seemed cheerful and helpful... More

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Additional Information about Ramada Gaslamp/Convention Center

Address: 830 6th Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101 (Formerly Hotel St. James)
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#10 Green Hotel in San Diego
#75 Family Hotel in San Diego
#167 Top resorts Hotel in San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Ramada Gaslamp/Convention Center 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
This boutique style hotel is centrally located in San Diego's exciting Gaslamp Quarter. We invite you to step back in time to the elegant comforts, friendly hospitality and impeccable service of a bygone era. Opened in 1913 as the St. James Hotel, San Diego's original high-rise luxury hotel, our beautifully restored property is an oasis of historic style for leisure and business travelers. We are 6 1/2 blocks from San Diego's waterfront convention center. It's a pleasant 7 minute walk from the hotel. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Ramada Inn & Suites Gaslamp/ Hotel
Ramada Inn & Suites Gaslamp/ Hotel San Diego
Ramada Inn And Suites Gaslamp/Convention Center
Ramada Inn San Diego
San Diego Ramada
Ramada San Diego

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