A location in the heart of the hopping Gaslamp Quarter a free airport shuttle and lots of historic charm are what appeal to our guests who stay at Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center. The 10-story 99-room hotel was built in 1913 as the St. James Hotel a high-rise luxury property. The roof deck is the envy of the neighborhood with sweeping views of the city and bay. The renovated rooms retain the charm and original size of the classic building. Each has a work desk and a coffeemaker so you can brew yourself a cup and get to work on your laptop with the hotel's free Wi-Fi. A 24-hour restaurant is on-site. There is also a free business center and guests have free access to a local gym. When you're ready to get out of town you can make use of the hotel's free airport shuttle. Ramada Gaslamp Convention Center is in the heart of San Diego's entertainment district: the Gaslamp Quarter. Dozens of restaurants theaters galleries and nightspots are within a few minutes' walk. Westfield Horton Plaza an outdoor mall with an eclectic collection of shops is less than a five-minute walk away; and the San Diego Convention Center is an easy 15-minute stroll. Balboa Park where you'll find the San Diego Zoo and much more is less than 10 minutes by car. The hotel offers valet parking for an additional charge. A hot location with a cool roof deck and easy access to all of San Diego's downtown charms this Ramada has modern comforts and old-time appeal.