The Keating Hotel is San Diego’s hottest new boutique hotel, located in the heart of the iconic Gaslamp Quarter. The first hotel designed by Italian auto design house Pininfarina, the property combines the buildings original 19th-century architecture and an expressive contemporary design for a unique hotel experience. Ready for a trip to sunny San Diego Real Weddings Brides?
Recommended Hotel: The Keating Hotel. The Keating features 35 stanzas and suites featuring minimal and ergonomic design. The suites offer an open floor plan that utilizes the building’s original exposed brick walls and vaulted ceilings, as well as LaVazza espresso machines and Bang & Olufsen sound systems. The one-bedroom Imperiale Suites feature Pininfarina-designed Morphesis Jacuzzis, and the Fresca Suites provide guests with a private outdoor courtyard with whirlpool Jacuzzi soaking tub and steam shower.
Check In: 432 F Street in San Diego. 619-814-5700, thekeating.com
Check Out: Brick + Mortar. After seeing The Keating on a recent episode of Gordon Ramsay’s Hotel Hell, BRG partners Travis Lester and Justin Safier recognized an opportunity to bring the Brick+Mortar concept to the hip San Diego neighborhood and to the visitors of The Keating. The historic brick structure of the building provides the ideal venue for Brick+Mortar’s incredible food and exciting atmosphere. The fact that Travis Lester is from San Diego was the icing on the cake. He says, “The decision to open a restaurant in my hometown, San Diego, was a natural one. We’re excited to get back into the local community here and offer them exceptional service, and of course, great food.”
Don’t Miss: The “Pride” Special Offer. This getaway package includes: a couples massage, breakfast in bed, strawberries and champagne, dinner at Brick and Mortar and a seductive turn down service.
Blog post by Real Weddings Magazine’s Always a Bridesmaid Columnist, Darren Elms.
Photos courtesy of and copyright The Keating Hotel.
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