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Boston, MA
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few things about the room were falling apart, but overall it was good. The gym was great, and even had a fancy new rowing machine, an eliptical, an uncomfortable bike, and medicine balls. The free coffee and pastry from the coffee shop around the corner was also good.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is located in the heart of Little Italy. So much to see and do near the hotel. Wonderful staff who are knowledgeable about the restaurants, businesses and bars in the area. Cute, simplistic, modern rooms- no actual closet. Quite comfortable bed. Nice outdoor patio. Underground parking. Will gladly stay again.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very quaint and clean boutique inn. Staff is very helpful and readily available as well as their beautiful sweet old dog which is part of the quaintness. The only downside is the construction which was all day and kept us from being out on the balcony but that is not the fault of the inn

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CHICAGO
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Nice hotel - great location. We were able to walk to many locations, and the train was close by to visit further locations. Close to the ocean front and a beautiful park. We also walked to Balboa park. (that was a long walk but we walked there twice). Very friendly staff and nice restaurants within walking distance.

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice and cozy place, especially for the price. Had a nice bathroom with walk in shower and overhead shower head. Loved that it was located right in Little Italy with plenty of cafes and restaurants nearby. Would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Loved this place, super cute little corner hotel in the heart of Little Italy. Great dining nearby, still within walking distance of the waterfront and other attractions. We would definitely stay here again.

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Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Hotel is at a perfect location in near downtown and the oceanfront, walking distance to most of the attractions at the harbour front. Hotel room is clean and modern, comfortable bed. Large farmers market on Saturday mornings, lots of restaurants to choose from right at the 2 blocks diameter. Just love the activities around there. We'll stay there again.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2016

The Hotel is quaint and well situated in Little Italy. The rooms are comfortable, clean and nicely updated The staff is friendly and very helpful. There is a coffee and pastry included for each morning of your stay at the coffee shop on the main floor which is great. The Hotel is close to lots of nice restaurants and shops...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

I was really excited to stay at La Pensione given the reviews and the photos posted. When I arrived the foyer was lovely and the staff welcoming. When I got to my room it was hot, the air conditioning didn't work and the room was so small I couldn't walk around the bed without bumping in to it. I went...

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Terrace, Canada
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was my first visit to San Diego, I travelled there by myself. The location, in little Italy, felt very safe and close to most of the city's attractions, a walking distance to the beautiful Balboa Park and also to the harbour. The room was small and adequate for one person or a couple. The bed was very comfortable, the...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Considered one of the most affordable and best-kept secrets in San Diego, La Pensione Hotel is a historic property located in San Diego’s Little Italy neighborhood. La Pensione Hotel offers 68 guestrooms, a relaxing courtyard area, free high-speed internet, limited underground parking spots, conference room and a workout facility. After a property refresh in summer of 2011, La Pensione now offers air conditioning in every room and a new class of guest rooms called the Argento Collection. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Pensione

Address: 606 W Date St, San Diego, CA 92101-2526
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $158 - $258 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Pensione 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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“Rooms facing inside (courtyard) could be noisy around the clock.”
 of 5 bubbles Heidi_TJ, 30 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want it very quiet ask for room off the main street, but you may lose a view”
 of 5 bubbles X685RVbryans, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a 4th floor room facing west.”
 of 5 bubbles Erin218, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“With the breakfast coupon, it covers certain items, but if you want to go for something more expensive you can and just pay the difference.”
 of 5 bubbles TommoTravels, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“When booking, make sure you are getting a larger room if available.”
 of 5 bubbles erice487, 17 Jul 2016 | Read review
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