The US Grant

Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, California, United States of America

At a Glance

  • Located right in the heart of downtown San Diego in the historic Gaslamp Quarter

  • Iconic hotel open since 1910

  • Dine in the fabulous Art Deco surroundings of the Grand Grill

  • Enjoy a pampering treatment in the Spa Suite

  • A fusion of historic glamour and modern day comforts

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A San Diego icon since 1910, the palatial The US Grant is situated in the lively, historic downtown Gaslamp Quarter, just steps from shopping and entertainment destinations and a short drive from beaches, museums, and family attractions of San Diego.

The historic US Grant hotel has been an icon in San Diego since 1910 when it first opened as a hotel. As you step into the majestic lobby with its glistening crystal chandeliers, shiny floors and impressive art work you will be transported back to the elegant era. However, despite there being many original features still in place, the hotel has of course undertaken a significant amount of refurbishment to keep it at a high spec and to meet modern day luxuries.

The hotel is located in the downtown Gaslamp Quarter of San Diego which has been highlighted at one of the US's top three tourist destinations. It's sunny year round climate, lifestyle of sports and leisure and young heritage make it an fun place to visit. The position of the hotel means that most of the venues, shopping, nightlife and attractions are all easily accessible.

Accommodation comprises 270 guest rooms and suites. High ceilings, French and Native American artwork and empire style furnishings gives the rooms a feeling of elegance and the cream décor and state-of-the-art technology bring an air of the modern era.

US Grant is home to the renowned Grant Grill - a destination restaurant for many foodies, while the Grant Grill Lounge provides a fun venue to enjoy an aperitif or digestif with its speakeasy atmosphere.

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Guest rooms and suites at US Grant are rather special with their grand ceilings, painted headboards, Italian linens and modern bathrooms complete with Remede brand bath amenities. Choose from a selection of room and suite categories which all have something special to offer.


Children are welcome to come and stay at the hotel and extra cots and beds can be provided upon request.


Like the rest of the hotel, dining at US Grant is a rather lavish experience. The Grant Grill with its historic surroundings is an icon of elegance with its graceful wood panelling, and gold and cream furnishings. You'll find authentic Californian cuisine on the menu for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The Lounge welcomes those seeking a refreshing drink, yummy cocktails, light bites or a relaxing glass of wine and anything else in between.


San Diego offers a range of exciting things for you to during your stay. Being coastal, a city and a short distance from countryside make choosing how to spend your time quite tricky! Luckily there is a knowledgeable concierge service at hand to help you. Whether you want to go sailing, shopping, wine tasting, sightseeing or explore the food scene.


  • Catch a Baseball Game

    Sports fan or not, you can't help but enjoy the ballpark; it's an experience so quintessentially American. Chow down on dogs and beer, hear the barrel organ fire up the crowd and cry "Outta Sight" as a 'homer' is hit.

  • Sailing on America's Cup Yacht

    Get out on the water on one of America's most iconic sailing yachts. Stars and Stripes competed in the prestigious America's Cup event in 92' and is still thrilling guests with exciting and interactive public sails.

  • San Diego Zoo and Safari Park

    The Zoo, located adjacent to downtown San Diego in Balboa Park, is 100 acres and houses over 800 species from the forests and jungles of the world. The Zoo, along with the Safari Park in Escondido are world-renowned for their conservation efforts.

  • Surfs Up in San Diego

    Surf's up at La Jolla Beach. Whether you're a complete beginner or a wannabe Kelly Slater, the pros in San Diego can help you hone your skills. Scott Dunn can help pre-book your lessons and equipment so you only need worry about having fun riding waves.

Location & directions

Gaslamp Quarter, San Diego, California, United States of America

US Grant is is located in downtown San Diego in the Gaslamp Quarter with many of the city's attractions and entertainment within walking distance.

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