Hotel Republic

Hotel Republic fits into San Diego's buzzy Gaslamp Quarter perfectly with its eye-catching driftwood decor, local photography on full display, and a hip open-air bar and lounge overlooking the city. As the self-described "vibrant new social hub" of San Diego, Hotel Republic definitely delivers with its bustling on-site lounges, bar, and restaurants, which beacon guests and locals alike. So, for a stay just as eclectic as this high-energy neighborhood, consider checking into this stylish albeit unfussy property — and thank us later. 

What You Need to Know

The Look of Hotel Republic

Upon entering the hotel for the first time, guests’ eyes will instantly be drawn to the driftwood chandeliers that hang from the lobby’s sky-high ceilings. Speaking of the lobby, this sleek space is outfitted with striking blue carpeting, blue-and-white-patterned throw pillows, plush seating, and gorgeous coastal-inspired touches. The rooms and suites have a similar aesthetic with a contemporary neutral color palette plus pops of marine blue. 

The Vibe at Hotel Republic

Sophisticated — sans any stuffiness thanks to the friendly staff — complete with a cool SoCal flair. As the self-proclaimed new social hub for Downtown San Diego, the hotel encourages guests to gather for drinks around the open-air fire pit; make themselves at home in one of the comfy chairs; or linger longer at the trendy open-air terrace bar and restaurant

Who Will Love Hotel Republic

The design-forward Hotel Republic is a favorite amongst business and leisure travelers of all ages — including families — for its central location. 

Who Might Not Love Hotel Republic

Those who prefer the intimate ambiance of a smaller hotel should seek alternate accommodations. 

Best Amenity at Hotel Republic

Amenities abound, and the rooftop Topside Terrace Kitchen & Bar is a favorite. Serving craft brews and refreshing cocktails plus coastal- and Baja-inspired cuisine like tapas and tacos, this open-air lounge also offers weekend brunch, a fire pit, and comfy seating. The Veranda Club Lounge, a swanky indoor-outdoor space accessible only to Marriott Rewards Members, is also noteworthy. 

Money Matters

What’s Included at Hotel Republic

Your stay includes access to the on-site restaurants and fitness center, plus complimentary wifi. 

Extra Fees & Costs You Should Know About at Hotel Republic

The property charges a destination fee of $25 per night plus tax. Valet parking is also available for $55 per night.

How to Get a Deal at Hotel Republic

AAA members, senior citizens, and government and military personnel are privy to discounted rates. Check the offers tab to view all of the latest deals and packages. 

Getting There

In the Neighborhood of Hotel Republic

Hotel Republic is in the heart of Downtown San Diego in the vibrant Gaslamp Quarter neighborhood. You’ll find dozens of bars, lounges, shops, and restaurants within walking distance of the property. 

Nearest Airport to Hotel Republic

San Diego International Airport is just three miles from the hotel (about 10 minutes by car).

Nearest Public Transportation to Hotel Republic

From the hotel, it’s an easy five-minute walk to Santa Fe Depot, where you’ll find buses, trains, and trolleys.

The Bottom Line

Hotel Republic is the place to be for a hip and centrally located stay in San Diego.