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Located in Downtown San Diego, Renaissance San Diego Downtown is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. This 258-room, 4-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. Located centrally in San Diego, it's also close to San Diego Convention Center and Balboa Park.

Dining

Enjoy a bite to eat at Kelvin, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Savor a meal from the privacy of your room with room service, or get a pick-me-up at the coffee shop/café. Start each morning off right with full breakfast served for a fee.

Rooms

All of Renaissance San Diego Downtown's 258 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, safes, and phones. 37-inch LCD TVs come with digital channels and pay movies, and guests can stay connected with WiFi. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and designer toiletries, and pillowtop beds with Egyptian cotton sheets ensure a restful night. In-room massages are available, and other amenities include ironing boards and desks.

Property features

At Renaissance San Diego Downtown, guests enjoy features like an outdoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a rooftop terrace. Valet parking is available for USD 45 per day, and there's also limo/town car service. Multilingual staff at the 24-hour front desk can assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this boutique hotel include WiFi in public areas, 8 meeting rooms, and a 24-hour business center.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego
  • Onsite dining
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness center

Renaissance San Diego Downtown

421 W B St San Diego CA 92101

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The 19-story Renaissance San Diego is situated 3 blocks from Little Italy, and 5 blocks from Horton Plaza and the Embarcadero. The hotel is also near the airport, cruise ship and ferry terminal, metro station, and a shopping district.

Renaissance San Diego completed an extensive renovation of its public areas in May 2012 and now offers a trendy rooftop bar, lobby lounge bar, restaurant, live weekend entertainment, and a private heated outdoor pool with adjacent 24-hour indoor fitness room. Complimentary town-car transportation is available for the downtown area (limited hours, based on availability). Wireless Internet access is available for a fee on the hotel's first 3 floors, which include most public areas. A 24-hour business center provides 2 computers with high-speed Internet.

The pet-friendly Renaissance San Diego offers a dog bowl and bed. It also features a dog menu, which includes treats, dog-sitting, and walking services.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of floors - 19 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Express check-out 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 258 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Express check-in 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8 
  • Year Built 2003 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Wedding services 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 8 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Smoke-free property 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( USD 14.95 per night )

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • In-room safe 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free toiletries 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower only 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Digital TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Private bathroom 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 

Where to Eat

Living Room Lounge - This stylish and sophisticated lounge and bar offers plenty for those looking to socialize or to relax with a cocktail. It includes a full bar and an eye-in-the-sky DJ booth. Open daily.

Kelvin — This upscale restaurant features contemporary world cuisine with a West Coast flair. Diners will enjoy the creative menu, which offers small plates to share and savor, as well as signature entrees, all featuring fresh, locally sourced ingredients that redefine classic flavors.

Rooftop bar - A visionary fusion of extraordinary cocktails and glittering views. Full service and bottle service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel features a private outdoor pool with an adjacent 24-hour indoor fitness room. Pilates and yoga classes are available nearby. Also nearby is a playground, bowling alley, scooter and moped rentals, and Segway rentals and tours.

Numerous water sports and other recreational opportunities are available in the San Diego area. Among the options are surfing, sailing, horse riding, cycling, and hang-gliding.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Segway rental/tour nearby 

Spa Services

Enjoy a seaside escape to San Diego. While you're here, discover relaxing spa services available at Renaissance San Diego. While we don't have a full-day spa, we do offer spectacular spa services in the privacy and comfort of your guest room or suite. Advance reservations required.

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 20 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: USD 14.95 per night (rates may vary)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 45 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per accommodation (varies based on length of stay)
  • A late check-out fee will be charged
  • Refrigerator fee: USD 25 per stay
  • In-room microwave fee: USD 25.00
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Renaissance San Diego Downtown Hotel
  • Renaissance San Diego Downtown

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