The Sofia Hotel Hotel in SAN DIEGO
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At the Sofia Hotel charm and attention to detail are everywhere. From the fine linens and soothing toiletries, to the ambient bedside light and serene 24-hour yoga center, all to help guests relax and rejuvenate while away from home. Situated at the corner of Front Street and Broadway near the historic, trendy Gaslamp Quarter, guests at the Sofia are just minutes away from San Diego's exquisite fine dining, shopping, cruise terminal and outdoor activities. The hotel has an American bistro and bar. The bistro's unique blend of American brasserie-style plates, assorted cocktails and intimate indoor/outdoor seating is the perfect beginning - or end - to your San Diego evening.
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This recently opened hotel offers great, modern, luxurious and stylish accommodation in the true Kimpton Hotels style. Everywhere you turn in the hotel you will see effective design statements that will make this a really memorable stay. Guest rooms are decorated in warm chocolate tones with splashes of vibrant colours throughout, it has a contemporary feel that is also very comfortable and relaxing. The hotel has a fantastic locally renowned restaurant and bar - with great staff to make the experience perfect. The hotel also offers a complimentary wine hour for all guests from 5.30pm. Within 20 minutes walk you will find the famous Gas Lamp area for great shopping and restaurants; Petco Park Sand Diegos impressive Baseball Ground; Horton Plaza shopping mall; Convention Centre; Trolleys; Seaport Village; Balboa Park; The Midway - navel/ship museum. It is a 2 minute walk to the nearest bus stop half a block from the hotel.
The hotel is located in the heart of downtown across the street from Horton Plaza shopping center. The U.S. Grant, a Luxury Collection Hotel, is a Belle Epoque masterpiece, lovingly restored to its original glory by a $57 million renovation. Guestrooms are comfortable and spacious with attention paid to detail. Bathrooms are marble with plush bath robes and sheets. Award winning dining is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner at the hotel's restaurant and lounge. Live jazz and afternoon tea are just a few of the features in the lounge. The large lobby has marble floors and Queen Mary style furnishing in its waiting area, as well as marble pillars. The hotel is in a central location allowing you to see all the sights in downtown San Diego. A trolley stop to Tijuana is located next to the property. The hotel offers a full-service fitness center with access privileges to nearby athletic club for racquet sports, spa services, and weight room.
The hotel is located in Historic Old Town San Diego, in the middle of an eclectic blend of food, fun and culture of downtown San Diego's Gas Lamp Quarter. The hotel is also close to Petco Park and Qualcomm Stadium, the convention center and only a short drive to the Mexico Border. All 79 guest rooms feature wide-open floor plans with Southwestern décor and come with the standard amenities. Continental breakfast is served every morning in a breakfast room (adjacent to the lobby) with a TV, microwave and coffeemakers. The hotel has no on-site restaurant. There are several dining options within the surrounding area.
The hotel is located in the heart of down town San Diego with many attractions such as the harbour and the Gas Lamp district within a short walk. With a 10 minute drive you can also reach the famous San Diego Zoo, Balboa Park, Sea World and many fabulous beaches. Guest rooms are recently remodelled and traditional but simple in style. All have a private balcony and refrigerator. There is a small restaurant serving American cuisine, but there are also numerous great restaurants within the local area. Overall a great base for exploring San Diego and the surrounding area. It is just a short walk (4 blocks) to the ferry to go over to Coronado and the embarkation point for many harbour excursions. The Gaslamp quarter, the convention centre and the fabulous shopping of Horton Plaza are all within 9 blocks. The San Diego Trolly station and the greyhound depot are just 3 blocks from the hotel a 5 minute walk.