Description W San Diego
- Location. The W San Diego (Calif.) occupies a central position surrounded by San Diego's major tourist destinations. Little Italy is three blocks away, beautiful San Diego Bay lies four blocks away, and the historic Gaslamp Quarter is eight blocks from this property. Guests arriving at San Diego International Airport are three miles from the hotel. Hotel Features. This sophisticated California property creates allure from the moment guests cross the threshold. The lobby's enticing atmosphere is defined by post modern dÚcor, dramatic lighting, expansive bay windows and 18 plasma monitors that project stunning natural scenes. A glass catwalk is suspended above the 24 hour lobby, where live music is performed on the weekends. The hotel's eclectic perspective is evident in its choice of lexicon, where the fitness center is called Sweat, the outdoor pool is named Wet and guests seeking the cocktail lounge are irresistibly drawn to the Magnet. The unique Beach is an outdoor lounge that features a fire pit, heated sand floor and cabanas. RICE is the hotel's signature restaurant that serves creative Pacific Asian cuisine and offers alfresco seating. A private outdoor pool lies adjacent to the indoor/outdoor fitness room and on site Anatomy Spa. Meeting facilities are available, as is complimentary Town Car transportation. Complimentary wireless Internet access is offered on the first three floors of the hotel. Guestrooms. The W San Diego offers 261 guestrooms in a 19 story building. Beds feature pillowtop mattresses, 350 thread count sheets and down bedding. Bay window seating affords thick, comfortable cushions. Marble bathroom vanities contain stylish square sinks and glass enclosed shower stalls. Additional amenities include flat screen televisions, DVD players, high speed Internet access and designer toiletries. Expert Tip. For guests who accept the W San Diego's special dog pampering package, a delectable turndown treat awaits dogs at bedtime, and canines receive a toy, treat and bone upon check in.