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San Diego, California
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lucky D's has just about everything you are looking for in a hostel EXCEPT a much needed elevator (can't win them all). Breakfast was fairly basic due to new food prep laws i was told. The staff might be the worst staff of any hostel I've ever stayed with. EXCEPT Jackie and johnny (the short Italian guy with the infectious...

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Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

It was a few years ago I stayed and had the time of my life, loved the hostel so much I stayed for 3weeks! Brilliant staff and made many friends, great location too. If I had the money I would be straight back on a flight to SD and would love to stay here again.

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for still thinking of us. Would love to have you back and see what you think of all the building improvements we have been working on since you were last with us. So many new bars, clubs and cafes have also opened that we would love to take you to. San Diego, and Lucky Ds, just keeps on getting...

Venice, CA
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very centrally located and easy to find, only minutes from Greyhound Station. Extremely friendly and helpful personnel. Rooms are basic but you don´t come here to stay in your room, large kitchen, and yes, ear plugs if you need them.

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Keele, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleasant place, but noisy from the pub underneath on Friday's and Saturday's but so kindly reception has free earplugs :) Colourful and cheerful, very friendly. free breakfast very close to shops, convention centre, transports

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great feedback! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our little hostel! Do come and see us again! Kind regards, Polly

Hyderabad, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its an excellent value for money. The location is perfect and everything within the hostel is good. The staff is always ready for help. I would recommend this place for all travelers coming to San Diego.

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great feedback! It sounds like you really enjoyed your stay. We really hope you can come and visit again one day! Kind regards, Polly

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although there were some minor issues checking in, the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms are a little spare, but that's not unexpected given the price and they were certainly clean. My room was a little noisy in the evening and morning due to the hostel's central location. If you're a very light sleeper you may want to...

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great feedback! We apologize for the issues checking in but are so happy to hear the staff were helpful in solving the issues. It can be a little noisey having such a central location but as you suggested we are more than happy to accommodate you and find a quiet room if you need....

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Intro: I stayed at Lucky D's for five nights when I was in San Diego for a conference, because of its low rates, free wifi access and proximity to the convention center (10 minute walk). I was very pleased with how safe the surrounding neighborhood was! I was in town alone and didn't want to have to Uber every day....

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great feedback! We are so glad you had such an amazing time with us! Please do come back and see us again! Kind regards, Polly

Appleton, Wisconsin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Lucky D's for two nights. It was an amazing experience, and it is in a great location. Super cool room (401) with a great view. GREAT LOCATION to hit all of the hip spots. Thanks Lucky D's!

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your amazing feedback! We are so glad you had a great experience. Do come and see us again! Kind regards, Polly

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Lucky D's was a lot of fun. The staff were mostly great to be around. The room was not the best - very small with an A/C generator outside the window (with no A/C in the room), but it was pleasant, but you can't complain for the price. The activities seemed pretty good, breakfast good, and the location was fantastic....

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, Thank you so much for the great feedback! Some of the rooms can seem a little small, next time you visit speak to the receptionist and see if we can get you into a more spacious room if you would prefer. We also try our best to give you a great experience. We look forward to having you stay...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I lived in Lucky D's for 1 month and I can say it was one of the most amazing experiences of my life. I met really important people. The hostel offers great services such as breakfast, spaces for cooking, laundry, living rooms. The Staff team is also very helpful, Chandni one of my first Indian Friend and a team of...

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great feedback! We are so glad you had such a great time and we hope you come and see us again! Kind regards, Polly

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come for the party! Stay because it feels like home. Lucky D's Hostel is a top San Diego hostel, and it is a guaranteed good time. When is the last time somebody promised you that? Lucky D's is fun, comfortable, clean and safe. It has an amazing atmosphere and a perfect location. Lucky D's has a wonderful team on staff. They are knowledgeable, helpful and will make sure you have a good time. San Diego is a fantastic city and Lucky D's is in the middle of the action. There are fun things to do every day, a party every night. We are conveniently located just steps away from the Gaslamp District, home of San Diego's hottest nightlife, restaurants, bars and shops. It's close to all of the city's attractions and the best beaches are a quick bus ride away. With Lucky D's, you'll have so many new friends you won't know what to do with them all. Why are you still reading this? Go make a reservation already. Lucky D's Hostel in San Diego has it all and we're waiting to welcome you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lucky D's Hostel

Address: 615 8th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6405
Region: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range: $47 - $138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lucky D's Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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