Shopping in the Gaslamp Quarter San Diego
The Gaslamp Quarter, on the National Register of Historic Places, covers over 16 blocks from Broadway to Harbor Drive. However, in addition to its rich history, the area has become recognized for its variety of store and shops. Shopping in the bustling Gaslamp Quarter in downtown San Diego offers something for everyone. From unique boutiques to the adjacent multi-level outdoor mall, Horton Plaza, the Gaslamp Quarter combines a rich past with a vibrant, trendy energy.
San Diego’s haute haven, Gaslamp boutiques include Bubbles, specializing in locally-made jewelry; Carolyn’s Designer Resale, for the fashion and bargain-savvy; the downtown style of Eden; specialty chains like Urban Outfitters and Lucky Brand for boho-chic; and many more.
Horton Plaza includes over 100 stores on five levels, such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Banana Republic, Brookstone, Coach, Forever 21, GAP, LOFT, Victoria’s Secret, and White House/Black Market, with Nordstrom and Macy’s as anchors. Na Hoku, the oldest retailer of Hawaiian jewelry and clothing in the United States also has a store here. For younger children there is also a specialty toy shop as well as a Sanrio store which specializes in Japanese pop culture items like Hello Kitty. Exciting dining and entertainment options compliment the shopping experience – and for canine lovers, Horton Plaza is dog friendly!
The namesake gas lamps of the “Quarter” illuminate the San Diego sky on cool evenings, offering an especially inviting, vibrant evening shopping experience. If you would like to enjoy this downtown district and everything it has to offer, reserve a room at one of the San Diego hotels near Gaslamp Quarter. Visitors often prefer the Marina Inn and Suites for its affordable hotel accommodations, clean and spacious rooms and variety of complimentary amenities. To learn how much we can help you save, contact a Reservation Manager today.