Montezuma Hotel Receives Unanimous Approval by San Diego City Council

San Diego City Council has unanimously approved a 125-key hotel at the intersection of Montezuma Road and El Cajon Boulevard in Roland Village East County San Diego. JWDA is providing full architectural services for the project.  The four-story, 68,000-square-foot building includes a pool, conference room, gym and breakfast area on the first level. Construction expected […] Learn More

Construction Starts on $110 million Encinitas Beach Resort

First envisioned in 1989, the construction of the Encinitas Beach Resort is finally underway this new year.  JWDA was retained by JMI Realty and Fenway Capital Advisors for full architectural services on the project.  The Resort will be managed by Two Roads Hospitality and carry the brand of the Alila Hotel and Resorts, based in […] Learn More

Design Approval for Monsaraz Inn, A Hilton Tapestry Collection

The City of San Diego and Planning Commission recently approved the design for Monsaraz Inn, A Tapestry Collection by Hilton located at Garrison St and Rosecrans in Point Loma.  JWDA is providing full architectural services on the project. The nearly 50,000-SF Monsaraz Inn is comprised of 92 guestrooms with amenities including a grand lobby, lounge, […] Learn More

TownePlace Suites by Marriott Breaks Ground

Construction has begun on the 9-story TownePlace Suites by Marriott® in downtown San Diego.    The project site is a 7,500-SF mid-block parcel located on 6th Avenue between Beech and Cedar Street in the Cortez Hill neighborhood. The building design is focused on providing a very transparent street frontage while respecting the existing modern architecture of […] Learn More


The Best Western Bayside Inn is ideally located in the bustling Little Italy neighborhood of Downtown San Diego.  JWDA teamed with the owners “to create a modern new look that would reposition their property in terms of appeal to a new and younger class of business traveler.“ The use of sustainable and recycled materials, selection of high-performance systems, […] Learn More

JWDA Receives 2014 American Institute of Architects Merit Award for the Hyatt Regency Chongming Hotel

The annual American Institute of Architects (AIA) San Diego Awards Event was held on October 30th at the San Diego State University Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union.  The event celebrates distinctive architectural works in the San Diego region. In the Foundation Project Commercial category, JWDA was honored with the 2014 AIA San Diego Merit Award […] Learn More