Kimpton Alma San Diego

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1047 5th Avenue San Diego, CA 92101


Leave of Absence Pool Deck Free Appetizers!

$1,000.00 - $25,000.00
03/28/2024 – 11/30/2024

2X Points with IHG Business Rewards

03/15/2024 – 11/30/2024

4x Rewards Points with any Catered Event

$1,500.00 - $150,000.00
03/28/2024 – 12/30/2024

Alma Day Meeting Package

$500.00 - $1,500.00
01/02/2024 – 12/31/2024

Need dates

  • 07/19/202407/31/2024
  • 08/18/202408/30/2024
  • 12/22/202412/29/2024




2022 Stella Award Winner 2023 Stella Award Winner 2023 Four Diamond Designation 2023 Travel Weekly Magellan Awards (Silver Award Winner) The Desmond: Michelin- worthy Cuisine - Maxim Magazine 2023 The Desmond - Voted one of the Hottest Restaurants in San Diego - The Eater 2023 2024 US News Hotels and Resorts Award Winner 2024 San Diego's Most Pet Friendly Hotel - Nat Geo

Venue Highlights

3D Event Space

Cvent Photo-realistic 3D Event Spaces give planners the ability to realize their vision down to the finest detail.


Room features and guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Internet access
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Room service
  • View (ocean or water)
  • View (urban)
  • Voicemail box


  • Onsite catering
  • Onsite restaurant
  • Onsite security
  • Outside caterers allowed
  • Pet friendly
  • Rental car service
  • Space (outdoor)
  • Space (private)
  • Space (semi-private)
  • Wheelchair accessible

Business services

  • AV capabilities
  • Business center
  • Video conference
  • VIP services

AV capabilities

  • AV equipment
  • High speed internet
  • Onsite AV staff

Recreational activities

  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool

Venue accessibility

  • Airport shuttle
  • Bus
  • Taxi
  • Train


  • Dance floor
  • Piano
  • Portable heaters
  • Portable walls
  • Staging area

Getting Here

FROM EAST -(SAN- San Diego Airport) Take the airport exit towards the car rental return. Turn left onto North Harbor Drive. Turn left onto Broadway. Turn right onto 4th Avenue. Turn left on E Street. Turn left on 5th Ave and go straight one block on the right hand side. FROM WEST Take 8 West to 163 South. 163 South ends onto 10th ave and turn right onto Broadway. Turn right onto 5th Ave and hotel is on the right hand side Kimpton Alma Hotel San Diego is located at 1047 - 5th Avenue. FROM SOUTH Take I-5 North to the 6th Avenue exit. Turn left onto 6th Avenue. Follow 6th Avenue and turn right on Broadway Turn right onto 5th Ave and hotel is on the right hand side FROM NORTH Take I-5 South to 10th Ave Exit. Follow 10th Ave and turn right onto Broadway Turn right onto 5th Ave and hotel is on the right hand side


  • Complimentary parking
  • Valet parking$60.00 / day
  • Street parking

Distance from airport

  • 4 mi. from venue

Kimpton Alma San Diego Meeting Space

Total meeting space20,000 sq. ft.
Meeting rooms16
Largest room3,060 sq. ft.
Second largest room1,824 sq. ft.
Space (Private)2,500 sq. ft.
Space (Semi-private)3,000 sq. ft.
Space (Outdoor)8,500 sq. ft.

Floor plans

Guest Rooms

Total guest rooms211
Single (1 bed)163
Double (2 beds)22
Tax rate7.75%
Occupancy rate12.695%

Local Attractions

Financial District

Business district
0 blocks away
Palomar San Diego is just steps away from the downtown business/financial district where you'll find Wells Fargo, Bank of America, Procopio, Merrill Lynch, and Union Bank - just to name a few.

Sea Port Village

1 mi. away
Seaport Village is a waterfront shopping and dining complex adjacent to San Diego Bay in downtown San Diego, California. It is located at 849 West Harbor Drive, at the intersection of Harbor Drive and Kettner.

Gaslamp Quarter

Business district
1 block away
Hotel Palomar, A Kimpton Hotel is located at the gateway to the Gaslamp Quarter, where you'll find over 200 restaurants, bars and boutiques - all within a few blocks of the hotel.

San Diego International Airport

3 mi. away
Palomar San Diego is only 3.3 miles from the San Diego International Airport (SAN).

San Diego Convention Center

Convention center
7 blocks away
Palomar San Diego, A Kimpton Hotel is located only 7 short blocks - or a 10 minute walk - from the San Diego Convention Center.

Balboa Park

5 minutes away
Palomar San Diego is just a short 5 minute cab ride to the museums of Balboa Park and world renowned San Diego Zoo.

USS Midway

1 mi. away
USS Midway was an aircraft carrier of the United States Navy, the lead ship of her class, and the first to be commissioned after the end of World War II.


Move into luxury and sophisticated, art-filled style at Kimpton Alma - San Diego. In the center of downtown arts and culture, surrounded by award-winning theaters and nightlife and just steps from San Diego's Gaslamp Quarter, our boutique Kimpton Hotel is a top choice for both work and play. Our services and amenities include: Creative meeting and event concept consultation State-of-the-art audio visual equipment Comprehensive multi-media and audio-visual support Roof-top outdoor swimming pool and lounge available as event space Over 20,000 square feet of flexible pre-function and meeting space Wireless Internet access throughout our hotel Daily Hosted Evening Wine Reception from 5-6pm A complimentary 24-hour fitness facility Our boutique hotel is on the edge of the Gaslamp Quarter, adjacent to the House of Blues, Copley Symphony Hall, San Diego Civic Theatre, San Diego City Hall and a stunning number of shops and restaurants. Also nearby our boutique style hotel, you'll find: San Diego Convention Center Petco Park USS Midway Museum San Diego Harbor Sea World Balboa Park and the San Diego Zoo Or indulge your passion for the great outdoors: World-class Golfing Sailing Surfing Horse racing (at legendary Del Mar).


High season
May 25 – Sep 3
Shoulder season
Jan 1 – May 24
Low season
Sep 4 – Dec 31

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation is negotiable

Additional Information

Full renovation completed in late 2022