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    The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

    2223 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104-1103
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Lengthy review but I'll do my best to cover all grounds. Forewarning this hotel bout 10-15 mins away from downtown San Diego, or gas lamp district. I would recommend a rental car if you're planning on visiting mutiple places In San Diego. It's about a...More

    Thank BruceFromKenosha
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Bruce, Thank you for your review! We are happy to read all of the kind things you have to say about us here at The Lafayette. Your feedback means a lot to us, and we hope that our future guests will read some of...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Our Daughters recommended this hotel for us mainly because they are within five minutes walking time to it. They also just wanted to visit this historic hotel. Check in was very easy with our reservations. The lobby was very nice. The room was funky in...More

    Thank D M
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear that you and your family had an enjoyable time with us. We are proud of our unique history, and do our best to share what we can with our guests. It is always nice to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Great place for families! The staff is extremely friendly and accommodating. Nothing is too great a problem. They are willing to do whatever it takes to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable. Would definitely return!More

    Thank ewolp
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your 5 Star Review! We are glad to hear that you and your family had such a pleasant stay with us here at The Lafayette. Indeed, our staff works hard to give our guests great service, and we appreciate your kind words....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Facts: $100 deposit. $25 early check in. $12/night parking off street lots or underground lot. I reserved 2 bedroom/2 bathroom suite. Old building. Pros: Cool ambiance of old times. Pool is central, social, and huge. Cons: Can be noisy with scheduled events. Felt like a...More

    Thank Heidi S
    Response from Stephen F, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Heidi, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are happy that you enjoyed key aspects of your stay with us. However, we are sorry to hear about the combination of issues you faced during your stay. Customer satisfaction is our top priority, and...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Great pool, bar, and atmosphere. Close to everything by walk or quick LYFT/UBER. Need to work on check in/out protocol. Would have rated 5 stars except for it taking probably 20 minutes for both check-in & out due to confusion with my reservation (their error,...More

    Thank RobertMtn
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Robert, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are happy that you appreciated our ideal location in San Diego, and thanks for the shout-out for our epic 'Weissmuller Pool'! We also appreciate your feedback regarding the check-in process. We will be sure to...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Price range
    • US$125 - US$350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #13 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #63 Business Hotel in San Diego
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 133
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    Colin T
    22 April 2017|
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    Response from David C | Property representative |
    The security deposit is $100 per day for standard rooms and $200 per day for larger/deluxe rooms.
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    Annette M
    5 April 2017|
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    Response from David C | Property representative |
    Hi Annette, thank you for reaching out. Yes, all of our rooms are equipped with an iron and ironing board. Please let me know if you have any other questions! We look forward to welcoming you here, The Lafayette Management
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    5 April 2017|
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    Response from DanielDiNicola | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure--I didn't need either
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    Room Tips
    "If you get a bungalow ask for the room on the 50's side it gets less sun in the mornings and has..."
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    "Most hotel have great policy regarding to noise, do not wait till last day as we did to complain to front desk"
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    "Stay in the bungalow if it is a family trip"
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    "If you want to experience the pool and pool parties, choose a poolside room--they're very close and have..."
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