W San Diego, known as San Diego’s original design-led lifestyle hotel, unveiled stylish upgrades to its various public spaces as envisioned by Oakland-based interior designer, Mr. Important Design. The $5 million renovation includes a newly imagined Living Room, signature restaurant, a re-energized rooftop bar, a new collection of spacious indoor and outdoor meeting facilities, and dynamic event spaces.
“As we celebrate a decade here in Southern California, W San Diego is thrilled to unveil its cutting-edge renovations that redefine the contemporary lifestyle hotel space,” said Suzie Yang, General Manager, W San Diego. “With the re-design of our various public spaces, W San Diego continues to showcase what’s new and next for our jet-setting guests.”
Inspiration Ignites in the Living Room
Inspiration ignites in the newly imagined Living Room where vibrant colors collide and heat up the lounge-like atmosphere. Designed to showcase the pulse of the hotel upon arrival, the space immediately transports guests from the everyday to the extraordinary and unexpected.
Redefining Flavors in KELVIN
The very definition of temperature, KELVIN— W San Diego’s new restaurant— is serving up fresh, locally sourced ingredients created by Executive Chef, Kevin Harry. With over 23 years of culinary experience, including W New York and Westin Times Square, Chef Kevin rejoins the Starwood team bringing his signature style to the KELVIN menu. The Latin-influenced menu features small plates to share and savor while enjoying creativity and temperature range.
Ritual at Rooftop at W San Diego
Celebrate every night at the re-energized Rooftop at W San Diego – a visionary fusion of extraordinary cocktails and glittering views. Bringing the bright, bold bonfire theme to life, the space features a playful sculpture of stacked beach chairs, designed by Mr. Important Design. Guests can mingle in one of the five private cabanas or toast to the nightly Sunset Ritual by the signature bonfire.
Exhilarate the Possibilities in Meeting Space
Whether looking for a professional, corporate meeting space or a spot to host a glamorous event, W San Diego is the ideal destination to entertain with its newly renovated meeting and event space. The new Grand room reflects the property’s extraordinary design details, perfect for any memorable gathering. For formal meeting needs, electrify the boardroom with 20,000 square feet of space including a 1,250 square foot top floor executive boardroom. In addition, choose from private on-site law and production spaces for smaller meetings and events.
About W San Diego Hotel
W San Diego is launching into a new decade with a complete style renovation – a celebration of its launch in 2002 as San Diego’s original design inspired lifestyle hotel. The property teamed with some of the most innovative designers and artists to refresh the scene with a bold new look. The experience starts the moment you arrive at W San Diego when you are greeted by a scene pulsating with the promise of possibilities. Guests experience an inspiring stay in one of the 258 guest rooms and suites, which ensure a relaxing retreat within walking distance to famed Gaslamp Quarter and Little Italy, only steps away from San Diego Bay. Guests are invited to retreat with an entirely new collection of spacious indoor/outdoor meeting and events facilities as well as a series of chic lounge and dining options designed to inspire. Guests from all over the world will enjoy the newly designed space for social events, large corporate functions or intimate wedding receptions. W San Diego Hotel takes your travel experience to the next level. For more information, please visit www.thewsandiegohotel.com.