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Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter

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Durham NC
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Centrally located in beautiful San Diego. Close to the best restaurants in the downtown area and close to the efficient running public transportation ( trolley, tram and busses) Close to the bay to walk along the boardwalk, easy connections to the Fashion Valley (my wife's favorite shopping mall)

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Jennifer S, Front Office Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Dear dutch211, Thank you so much for taking the time to share your experience at our Residence Inn, Gaslamp Quarter! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us, and you found our location convenient. I agree with your wife, Fashion valley is one of the best malls in San Diego. We appreciate your feedback and...

Vancouver, B.C.
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed 7 nights at Residence Inn Gaslamp Quarter. A week before arrival, received a very nice welcome email from hotel staff. Set the right tone for our upcoming stay. Other positive feedback to note. Hotel and valet staff were very friendly and helpful. Always greeted guests with big smiles and asked if they can assist with directions. Room was clean....

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Jennifer S, Front Office Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Dear LeeFamily65, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay with your family the seven nights you were at our property. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your...

Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

I was hoping to stay st the Marriott next to the stadium, but the prices were out of my budget. The Residence Inn is basically across the street and the price was right, so that's where I stayed for two nights. The extra room that the Residence Inn provides was welcome, although the room layout was a bit odd with...

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Shanna P, Guest Care Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Dear MLNC, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter. As a valued guest, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Thank you again for your time and come...

Alta Loma, California
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always a pleasure to stay here for a great price and easy access location to walk though Gaslamp District. Enjoy the location and the decor but not the charge to park here IN ADDITION TO THE ROOM CHARGES ! C&H

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Jennifer S, Front Office Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Dear ahdiii, Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. Your feedback will be shared with the team to continue to inspire and motivate them to deliver exceptional customer...

Manhattan, New York, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

great location, steps from everything in the gaslamp and downtown San Diego, very exceptional service, had the best experiences with Anil taking care of us for breakfast, Mona at reception and even Ludy our housekeeper made our stay wonderful. Great value for a great location!

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Shanna P, Guest Service Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Dear Nicolas F, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. As a valued guest, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. I will...

Surrey, British Columbia
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff greeted us on arrival and when we asked about parking the bell hop suggested to park in the next block as rate was $15 per night vs $44 at hotel. Room was adequate and bed was comfortable but would have been nicer with a better security box.

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Shanna P, Guest Service Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. As a valued guest, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to...

Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in 1216, which had a nice view of the city and a limited view of the harbor past the convention center. It was a very comfortable room, and high enough that you did not hear any street noise. Breakfast was nice, and had enough tables to seat everyone.

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Shanna P, Guest Care Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter. As a valued guest, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to our ability to continue to...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Super friendly staff. Great breakfast. Great location. Rooms ok (kinda dated and dark). I didn't care for the lobby lounge (although others seemed to find it alluring) so I went out to eat elsewhere. Horrible gym- just horrible. So it cost me a pile of money to go to a nearby private gym. Why the midnight fire alarm. And why...

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Shanna P, Guest Care Supervisor at Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter, responded to this review

Dear Vanps3, Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Residence Inn, Gaslamp Quarter. We strive to create a memorable hotel experience and are delighted to hear you enjoyed your time with us! We are due for a renovation of our gym here soon, however I do apologize for the inconvenience of having to go to a...

Windsor, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first stay at a Residence Inn, and I was quite impressed. The room was spacious and remarkably quiet, the bed was comfortable, and hotel staff were among the friendliest I have ever encountered. The staff were what I would call "continuously friendly"--every time I came back from one of my conference sessions, I would first be given...

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Dear Dan W, We are so honored to have been your first Residence Inn! We take great pride in our staff so we are delighted to hear how friendly they have treated you. We always look to create a memorable experience. Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Residence Inn, Gaslamp Quarter. We are so happy...

Boca Raton, Florida
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Residence Inn San Diego/Gaslamp Quarter is an excellent location if you are attending a conference at the Convention Center. It is a short walk along a picturesque Gaslamp Downtown setting to get to the Center. After your convention, every kind of food you will desire is a short walk from the hotel. I especially recommend the tapas at Seville....

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Dear Steven S, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter through tripadvisor. As a valued customer, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay and enjoyed our convenient location. Thank you again for your time and we hope that you come visit us again! We thank...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Embodies the urban and eclectic styles of the modern-day Gaslamp Quarter. Guests enjoy the residential feel and strong sense of space in a comfortable and progressive setting. Start your day with complimentary hot breakfast, stay connected with complimentary high-speed-internet-access and step out into the vibrancy of downtown. Conveniently located just 2 blocks from the Convention Center and PETCO Park. Relax by the lobby fireplace and rooftop pool, rejuvenate in the fitness center and full-service lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter

Address: 356 6th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-7186
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown , Gaslamp
Price Range: $172 - $541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego Downtown/Gaslamp Quarter 3*
Number of rooms: 240
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Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in San Diego
#15 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#33 Family Hotel in San Diego
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“If you're traveling alone or as a couple, ask for a King suite. I was in 819 and loved it.”
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“Don't worry about a view since it is downtown. All about location.”
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“Rooms on the higher floor on the West side have a slight ocean view. Rooms on the East side face 6th Ave. Pool is only 3 feet.”
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