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La Pensione

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
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  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
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Free Parking
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

We got a small well appointed perfectly clean room, comfy bed and bedding, great shower pressure, with the bay visible out the window, which for us was as happily received as the Little Italy sign views on the other side of the hotel. Someone was...More

Thank Debra V
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed for a night, the room was big, the bed was large and the pillow very good, but the bed had sunk marks into the mattress like when you sleep in the same place for 50 years and leave a mark. Not to confortable,...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed here for our first visit to San Diego and found the hotel centrally located , within walking distance to many of the sites we wanted to see and great restaurants. The cafe was a bonus. The front desk clerk was very helpful. The...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Fantastic location right in the center of Little Italy where there are restaurants, bars, cafes. walking distance to the harbor, sightseeing tours, Saturday morning farmers market and minutes to Gaslamp. Free street parking is hard to find. $20 for underground parking that’s very busy and...More

3  Thank OC_M_Lu
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic location, cute cafe next door that provides a coffee and pastry for each guest every morning, and the staff is fantastic, super helpful. The room is a little small, but clean and updated. Only downside was the bed, the mattress seemed pretty flat and...More

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US$ 144 - US$ 274 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Robert A
20 February 2017|
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No pets are permitted in the guest rooms.
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Fiona H
1 February 2017|
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Response from Marc H | Property representative |
Home Plate Cleaners is one block west of the hotel on Kettner Blvd.. The hotel doesn't have a guest laundry. We suggest using Uber or Lyft for all your San Diego transfers. Second option would be to purchase a "Compass... More
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AsteriasNorCal
22 November 2016|
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Response from TommoTravels | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can access it, step-free, from another street and there are elevators to all floors.
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"Room 418 has a picture perfect view of the Little Italy neon sign"
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"You can get a view of Date or India street, India is busier"
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"Ask if they have upgraded their beds? Otherwise you'll be very uncomfortable. The beds were rock hard..."
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"We had room 218 which was a corner room so it had 3 windows."
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