The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

500 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101 United States (USA) near Exit 16b on I-5 (~0.7mi)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
4.0 Star Property
32.715820-117.167860
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  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 162 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 8 floors
  • Hotel has 13 suites
  • Check-in: 4:00pm
  • Check-out: 4:00pm
  • Hotel has an eco-friendly policy
  • Groups/Meetings rating of 7.2/10
  • 4 conference rooms in property

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Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

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Room Types

Check Rates1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Lobby Level
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 King Bed Lower Level
Non-Smoking
Check Rates1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check Rates2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesApprentice Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesApprentice Guest Room 1 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesApprentice Guest Room 1 Queen S
Non-Smoking
Check RatesArtisan Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesJourneyman Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesJourneyman Guest Room 2 Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesJourneyman Guest Room 2 Queen S
Non-Smoking
Check RatesJunior Suite 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesJunior Suite 1 King Bed Bay View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesMasuiter Junior Suite 1 King Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesMasuiter Junior Suite 1 King Sofa Bed Partial Bay View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNon-Refundable See Terms Apprentice Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNon-Refundable See Terms Apprentice Guest Room 1 Queen S
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNon-Refundable See Terms Journeyman Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesNon-Refundable See Terms Society Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Apprentice Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Apprentice Guest Room 1 Queen S
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Artisan Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Journeyman Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Journeyman Guest Room 2 Queen S
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Masuiter Junior Suite 1 King Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPark and Play Parking Promotion See Terms Society Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSociety Guest Room 1 King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSuite 1 King Bed Lower Level
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Verified Reviews of The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Area was not suitable."
Overall Score1.0/ 5
I chose not to stay at all I would highly not recommend this hotel to family or worse enemies. needs better management. Area is not well lit.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
14-Aug-2015 Verified Review
"Never Again"
Overall Score1.0/ 5
Front desk staff were so rude. Never again will I stay here. It is still the YMCA. A lot of gross people. Local is great. That's it. Rooms are smaller than a broom closet.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-Jul-2014 Verified Review
"Never Again"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Front desk staff were so rude. Never again will I stay here. It is still the YMCA. A lot of gross people. Local is great. That's it. Rooms are small than a broom closet.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-Jul-2014 Verified Review
"Never Again"
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Front desk staff were so rude. Never again will I stay here. It is still the YMCA. A lot of gross people. Local is great. That's it. Rooms are small than a broom closet.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
21-Jul-2014 Verified Review
"No WiFi connection at all."
Overall Score2.0/ 5
No Internet for the entire five days of my stay, even when it advertised as having WiFi connection. Elevator does not work, but has not been fixed!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
31-May-2014 Verified Review, stayed from Sun May 25 to Fri May 30 2014 at a $69.00 average nightly rate.

Property Description

The Guild Hotel, San Diego, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel, seamlessly blends historic charm and modern amenities for an inspiring stay in America's Finest City. Our brand-new hotel, housed in a century-old YMCA building, stays true to its past with significant details such as high ceilings, original tilework, elegant archways and exposed brick walls. Perfect for savoring an authentic downtown experience, our hotel is convenient to the San Diego Zoo®, Balboa Park and Seaport Village. Find sanctuary in our fashionable accommodations complete with complimentary Wi-Fi, Smart TVs, free bottled water and local artwork. Luca, our restaurant, presents Mediterranean cuisine complemented by our Riviera-style courtyard and urban garden suitable for romantic soirees. Our ballroom, crafted in a space that housed an original 1924 basketball court and pool, offers a boutique event space perfect for celebrating your happily-ever-after or business deal. Dwell in luxury at The Guild Hotel, San Diego, A Tribute Portfolio Hotel.

Green Sustainability

Hotel participates in green/environmental practices.

What you need to know

Hotel Features – The Guild Hotel in San Diego is ideally located nearby several area attractions, while offering contemporary accommodations and excellent amenities. The European-style hybrid hotel is housed in a historic landmark building and features 259 modern guest rooms, many of which overlook the harbor, downtown, or the beautifully landscaped courtyard.

Guest Rooms – Choose from several accommodation options at The Guild Hotel, including one double bed, one twin bed, two twin beds, or a room modeled after a dormitory. Most standard rooms feature a flat-screen television with cable, high-speed Internet access, refrigerator, digital telephone with data port, and a personal work station.

Nearby Attractions – The Guild Hotel is a short drive from several unique attractions like Little Italy and Seaport Village. Balboa Park, the country’s largest urban cultural park; the San Diego Zoo; and SeaWorld are also just a short drive away. Plus, you’ll find yourself less than five miles from Point Loma Lighthouse, Ocean Beach Park, and Coronado Beach, where you can enjoy water sports, swimming, or just soaking up the sun.

Amenities – The Guild Hotel is ideal for business or leisure travelers, as it boasts everything guests need for a comfortable stay. Take advantage of high-speed wireless Internet access, guest laundry services, a gourmet eat-in kitchen, on-site restaurant, and both indoor and outdoor lounge areas. Guests of this upscale hotel also benefit from exclusive access to the nearby YMCA for a discounted rate of just $5 a day.

Expert Tip – The Guild Hotel offers many packages designed to help you save money while you make the most of your stay in San Diego. Choose from a sports package, shopping package, Balboa Park/Museum package, downtown dining package, and more. The friendly hotel staff is always available to help you plan excursions throughout your stay.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00pm
Check Out: 4:00pm
Year of Last Renovation: 2019
Floors: 8
Rooms: 162
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 162
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 13
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 21434 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 400 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 7:00am - 10:00pm
Pool Info: No pool on site.
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
72 hour cancellation for individual reservations. Group cancellation policies vary.
Nightly Parking: $50.
Typical Group Deposit: 25%
Total Taxes: 12.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.40 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Beach access: Close to beach
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Express Check-Out
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry valet service
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Private garden grounds
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Telephone - Free local calls
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable
  • TV Channel: HBO
  • TV Channel: Weather Channel
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • TV Channel: Disney Channel
  • TV Channel: Nickelodeon
  • Terrace
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

San Diego International Airport is located 1.6 miles from the hotel.Approximately 5 min drive.One way ride share less than $10.

Local Shuttle Info: No hotel shuttle. Airport Super Shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Breakfast available daily in Luca.

Pet Friendly?

Service animals complying with ADA Title lll regulations are allowed.

Yes! Pets are allowed.
Pet PolicyPets WelcomeMaximum 1 pet per roomNon-refundable fee: 150 USD1 dog 40 pounds max per room with USD 150 non-refundable fee per room per stayContact hotel for details

Parking Info

Valet parking only. $50 daily fee for overnight parking.

Internet / WiFI

Complimentary Wi-Fi available in all public space and sleeping rooms. Wi-Fi also available in the meeting space.

Previously known as:
500 West Hotel San Diego Downtown Bayside, 500 West Hotel, 500 A. West Hotel

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel.

Feel free to use the The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in San Diego event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Grace Ballroom 70 x 49 x 19 3500291/291204146841008422/18389350350
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Grace Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3500 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
70 x 49 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Windows:
3
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
Yes
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Society Ballroom 90 x 43 x 19 3870322/322225161931119324/19430387387
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Society Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3870 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
90 x 43 x 19 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
1
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Council Boardroom 30 x 17 x 15 510--/----------20--/--------
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Council Boardroom

Room Type:
Boardroom
Total Size:
510 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
30 x 17 x 15 Ft.
Floor Level:
1 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
10
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Grace Garden 105 x 40 x 0 4200349/34924517510112010126/21466420420
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Grace Garden

Room Type:
Outdoor Miscellaneous
Total Size:
4200 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
105 x 40 x 0 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

FAQs about The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel

What time is check in?

Check in time is 4:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

What time is check out?

Check out time is 4:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

How many rooms does The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel have?

There are 162 rooms in the property.

Is there any meeting space at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel?

Yes, they have 4 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

What kind of breakfast is at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel?

Breakfast available daily in Luca.

What parking is available at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel?

Valet parking only. $50 daily fee for overnight parking.

How much does internet cost?

Complimentary Wi-Fi available in all public space and sleeping rooms. Wi-Fi also available in the meeting space.

Can I get a AAA rate at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel?

Sorry, this hotel does not offer AAA hotel discounts at this time.

Can I get a Senior or AARP rate at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel?

Yes, they have stay dates that support Senior hotel discounts. Example room type: Senior Discount Apprentice Guest Room 1 King

Is there a gym at The Guild Hotel San Diego a Tribute Portfolio Hotel?

Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

Testimonials:

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"The service helped us find a hotel we didn't even know was there! And the group rates were very good!" J.L. - Toronto, ON

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