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    BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    6474 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92115
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    Reviewed 28 August 2014

    very clean, comfortable, good service, good beds. Staff very helpful. Very close to great kosher grill restaurant. near synagogue and shopping. Nice pool.very clean, comfortable, good service, good beds. Staff very helpful. Very close to great kosher grill restaurant. near synagogue and shopping. Nice pool.More

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    1  Thank Joshua K
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    Dear Joshua K, Wow, thanks for the great review! as you found out, we are a small hotel with a single-minded dedication to consistent service, quality and value. We believe our AAA-2 diamond hotel is well located, friendly and clean. And after reading your review...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2014

    Very close to SDSU, our purpose for coming to San Diego. Our room was a little small but considering the location and other factors, still a fine value. Wi-fi seemed to cut out sometimes and was frequently slow. Maybe a lot of people were using...More

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    Thank David F
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    Dear David F, Thank you for giving us such high marks on your review. We do try very hard to please our guests, and being that we are an older property we are aware that our rooms may not be as spacious or as modern...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2014

    The good: Absolutely the best staff EVER at the desk. The rest: Welcome to 1959. No microwave, no refrigerator. No exercise room-wait, there IS a small pool, which is great if you can exercise by swimming laps in a circle, and it's not raining. Otherwise,...More

    1  Thank Ed M
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate you taking the time to review us. I am truly sorry that your stay was not as satisfying as it could have been. Our goal is to exceed every guest’s expectations and we take it very seriously when we fail....More

    Reviewed 23 August 2014

    Good price, clean efficiency style rooms, nice pool, really nice free breakfast. Neighborhood is a little sketchy but OK, lots of building going on next door but we didn't hear any noise while we were there. Very short drive to SDSUMore

    1  Thank DPitches
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Guest Services at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    Dear DPitches, Thank you for choosing to stay at our little hotel during your visit to SDSU. We are located on a retail strip that is a mix of businesses and residential, and yes it is not much of a touristy area. But, as you...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2014

    I am temp living in san diego and got this hotel for my family who was visiting. Location was excellent as well as the hotel. Staff was professional and helpful when checking in and leaving. Room comfortable and cleanMore

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    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Guest Services at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    Hello "alwaysgone", Thank you for your response and thank you for having your family stay with us. We are glad to hear that they were pleased with the service and cleanliness of there room. We are aware that there are quite a few hotels in...More

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    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • US$ 122 - US$ 216 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #27 Family Hotel in San Diego
    • #45 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
    • #84 Business Hotel in San Diego
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    GatorD_11
    Hallo, wie steht es denn mit Parkmöglichkeiten in der Innenstadt von San Diego oder gibt es Busverbindungen vom Hotel zur Innenstadt? Wir wollen gerne eine Stadtrundfahrt buchen, aber die starten ja alle in der Innenstadt. Freue mich über Antworten :) Danke!!
    28 February 2017|
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    Response from MikeTurnlund | Reviewed this property |
    Uber is the best answer - there are a lot of cars and it's a very economical service. Probably $5-10 US to get a ride to downtown.
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    COLIN G
    What are your direct contact on e-mail please Thank you Colin
    3 January 2017|
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    Response from SunnyandWarmSD | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. TripAdvisor doesn't allow HTML or website links added to responses, that is why I have added the spaces to the following email address: customercare @ lamplighter-inn . com. Our phone is (800... More
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    Andre S
    Is this a motel (do the doors open to the outside?) I am only interested in a hotel with doors that open into the interior hallway. Thanks.
    18 November 2016|
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    Response from SunnyandWarmSD | Property representative |
    Dear Andre, Thank you for contacting us. Our property has exterior hallways. Lis Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU
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    "We enjoyed our suite at the ground level."
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    "There are only 2 floors to this hotel. We preferred the first floor, but we would accept the second floor..."
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    "Rooms upstairs at the back of the property are very quiet."
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    "If you are visiting with family, you may want to check on all room options and choose the appropriate one."
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