HOTEL NEAR SAN DIEGO'S HISTORIC GASLAMP QUARTER

SHOPPING, DINING, ENTERTAINMENT

SAN DIEGO HOTEL NEAR GASLAMP

A chic and sophisticated playground for all ages, the Gaslamp Quarter offers family-friendly activities during the day and lots of 21-plus excitement once the sun goes down. Enjoy an expertly handcrafted cocktail in a traditional speakeasy, dance the night away at a local club, stroll through and enjoy the art galleries, go shopping in the many eclectic boutiques, listen to some live music, or catch a comedy show. The Gaslamp Quarter offers more than 100 of the city’s best restaurants, bars, pubs, nightclubs, galleries, and shops. A vibrant urban paradise, the Gaslamp Quarter is the historic heart of San Diego.

SAN DIEGO’S ENTERTAINMENT DESTINATION

Immerse yourself in San Diego’s premier entertainment district. Rich in culture, tradition, and history, the Gaslamp Quarter features elevated dining and nationally recognized nightlife. Only six miles away from San Diego Marriott Mission Valley, the Gaslamp Quarter is easily accessible by car (15 minute drive) or by Green Line Trolley (45 minutes) from the Rio Vista Trolley Station, which is within walking distance of our hotel.

Palm trees lining the street in Downtown San Diego
Band playing for a crowd with smoke and blue lights

ANNUAL EVENTS

There’s never a dull moment in the Gaslamp Quarter. Made up of 16 ½ blocks, the Gaslamp is a unique hub of excitement and entertainment. Home to some of the most popular yearly events like Mardi Gras, Taste of Gaslamp, ShamRock (St. Patrick’s Day celebration), the San Diego Film Festival, and Monster Bash (Halloween), Gaslamp offers something for everyone.

Aerial view of downtown San Diego

THINGS TO DO IN DOWNTOWN SAN DIEGO NEAR THE GASLAMP QUARTER

  • PETCO Park – Home of Major League Baseball’s San Diego Padres.
  • Seaport Village – Explore over 50 unique shops and nearly 20 eateries along a seaside plaza.
  • USS Midway – The longest-serving U.S. Navy aircraft carrier of the 20th Century.
  • Star of India – The world’s oldest active sailing ship.
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego – Home to one of the finest collections of historic ships in the world.
  • The New Children’s Museum – Provides inventive and engaging art experiences for the entire family. 
  • San Diego Convention Center – Located on the harbor, it’s the premiere conference facility in the region.
A map of nearby San Diego atrractions to the hotel
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