Behind the Scenes: Luxurious Presidential Suites of the Gaslamp Quarter!

The Gaslamp Quarter, over it’s 150 year history has played host to 14 different US Presidents. Whether it has been Woodrow Wilson in 1918, to recently George W Bush, each have stayed in luxurious Presidential suites. Have you ever dreamed of staying in a gorgeous suite in one of the Gaslamp Quarter’s hotels? Elect yourself President and peruse through these posh hotel suites sure to make you feel like the leader of the free world!

Presidential Bi-Level Suite - US Grant Hotel

US Grant Hotel- 326 Broadway

The US Grant hotel this year celebrates it’s 100th anniversary. It is a Presidential landmark, built by the son of 18th US President Ulysses S. Grant, in his father’s honor. Since the hotel’s opening in 1917, The US Grant has hosted 14 US Presidents within its storied walls.

The historic hotel has two Presidential Bi-Level Suites at 1,300 square-feet each. The 11th floor was added onto the roof top of the hotel in 1939 as a radio station, exhibiting the tallest radio towers to the west of the Mississippi.


Hard Rock Hotel Rock star Suite

Hard Rock Hotel- 207 Fifth Ave.

The Hard Rock Hotel’s two-bedroom/two-and-a-half bath suite covers all the bases of feeling presidential and having the rock star treatment. Aside from a well-equipped living room, dining room and conference area, there’s a back stage green room inspired m-bar for refreshments too. This is the only suite on the property that gets to enjoy the private patios with a personal outdoor, rooftop Jacuzzi and unparalleled views of downtown!

Jimmy Carter Suite at the Omni

Omni San Diego- 675 L Street

Named after the 39th President, The Omni San Diego Hotel’s finest accommodation, the President Jimmy Carter Suite, is a one-of-a-kind space occupying most of the hotel’s top floor. Residential in design, the 2,200 square foot suite features a service entrance, full kitchenette and wet bar, dining room, living room and marble foyer entryway. Guests have views of Coronado, the San Diego Bay and city skyline in any location in the suite and has two private balconies.

Andaz sweet suite

The Andaz San Diego- 600 F Street

Andaz San Diego has three spectacular suites, each individually designed for a very unique experience. The Sweet Suite is a beautiful loft style room with a living room area as well as a dining room table for six people and beautiful mosaic work in the master bathroom. The Cabana Suite features a private staircase up to your own spacious pool side cabana, and the Star Suite has a river rock wet room in the master bath, king sized bunk beds in the living room, an entertainment pole, six person shower and full bar for entertaining.

San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter Suite

San Diego Marriott Gaslamp Quarter- 660 K Street

The Presidential suite at Marriott Gaslamp Quarter includes an array of chic extras including comforting touches such as Gilchrist & Soames bath products.

The Macallan Suite- The Keating Hotel

The Keating- 432 F Street

Designed in the spirit of the six pillars of The Macallan, the namesake suite as the Keating Hotel includes a Pininfarina-designed Morpheus jacuzzi tub wrapped in gleaming copper, a reference to the small stills used to create the fine Scotch whiskey. The suite’s exceptional design continues with an intimate seating area situated around an original oak cask for the Macallan, a rare find outside of its Scottish home, as well as custom leather furnishings and a cask wood coffee table reflecting the Macallan’s natural hues. This suite has the ultimate sensory space, it features these luxurious accommodations and an upgraded Bang and Olufsen entertainment system and two flat panel high-definition televisions.