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    The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

    2223 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104-1103
    (619) 273-5789
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    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor5%
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    Reviewed 26 February 2017

    Love it. If you love The Edison Hotel in Manhattan, you'll love The Lafayette Hotel. Wonderful atmosphere, love the nostalgia, love the neighborhood. They seem to have a peculiar procedure in taking reservations, however. I asked the young lady at the front desk if I...More

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    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 27 February 2017

    Dear John, Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that we provided you with an enjoyable stay here at The Lafayette. Guests often comment on our unique atmosphere, our interesting history, and our surrounding neighborhood, and we’re happy that you appreciated those...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed only for one night after finding what we felt was a good deal on hotel tonight. The building evokes memories of a time gone by and is full of charm. The rooms were spacious but very basic and could certainly use an update....More

    Thank AshishGuptasfo
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 27 February 2017

    Thank you for your sterling review! We are happy to have provided you with a pleasant stay here at The Lafayette. We work hard to give our guests a taste of our history, and we are always so pleased to hear when guests appreciate it,...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    I walked into my 2 bedroom bungalow and immediately fell in love. I wanted to move right in and live there full time. It was a girls staycation for my birthday and everything (aside from the pouring rain) was perfect. We are already planning another...More

    Thank Brittany P
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 27 February 2017

    Dear Brittany, Thank you for your review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us here at The Lafayette. Guests often comment on our comfortable rooms, and we are happy you liked them as well. That you’re already considering staying...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    This place was really cool, but I was more attracted to the location, since it was close to where I was visiting while in town. In the end, I felt like too much attention was paid to superfluous details, while some basic details had been...More

    Thank Loren M
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 27 February 2017

    Dear Loren, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are glad to hear that we provided you with an experience that you’re encouraged to repeat. Guests often comment on our comfortable beds, unique style, and HOPE 46 restaurant and bar, and we’re happy that...More

    Reviewed 16 February 2017

    Nice boutique hotel conveniently located to the gay Hillcrest district and shops and restaurants on University. North park also has a lot of excellent micro breweries to do do a pub crawl. The hotel room was large and clean. It is an older hotel that...More

    Thank taste05
    Response from Steven M, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 21 February 2017

    Thank you for your review! We are pleased to hear you had a good experience staying with us. Indeed, our proximity to so many dining and drinking opportunities makes us a strategic place to stay for the guest looking to explore the area. Guests often...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 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
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$101 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #8 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #63 Business Hotel in San Diego
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    • Number of rooms
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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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    "Balcony room with pool view is epic!"
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    "Pool view rooms can get a lot of noise, rooms close to lobby offer easy access to the rest of the hotel"
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    "Poolside rooms are the place to party! The second floor will offer a poolside feel with a little more privacy."
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    "Spend the extra and get a room that opens up on to the pool deck. The ambiance is amazing."
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