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The Sofia Hotel

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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“gaslamp district”(191 reviews)
“rooms are small”(90 reviews)
“horton plaza”(92 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgaslamp districtrooms are smallhorton plazayoga roomtwo bottles of watershower doorconvention centergreat boutiquerestaurant downstairswithin walking distanceper nightbathroom floorhomeless peoplein room coffeegas lampcorner roomfridge and microwave
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Reviewed 5 September 2014

This is a historic hotel with alot of character so if you are expecting ultra modern and huge rooms then look elsewhere. Staff was very courteous and nice and the hotel was immaculate. Rooms are small but ok for a couple. The decor was nice...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2014

I stayed here for 3 nights last week and I really enjoyed it. The room was small but cozy. There was free wifi and bottles of water. Great location on West Broadway - close to public transit, buses and trolleys, the Transit Store was a...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Hotel is close to the bars she the gaslamp district! Very nice hotel. Workers were very friendly. The rooms are a bit small, but big enough for a couple. Its to be redirected from historic hotel. We really enjoyed our stay here.

Thank Azul C
Reviewed 30 August 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for three days and totally loved it. The staff was extremely helpful, from concierge to front desk. The restaurant downstairs offers great food and a good variety of wines The location is good, with many great restaurants in the area. However, the...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2014

We stayed here when attending a conference at the convention center. It was a 15 min walk to the convention center each day, but San Diego is so beautiful its worked out perfectly that way. Warm small, inviting, and friendly I would come here again...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#51 Business Hotel in San Diego
#59 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$148 - US$333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#51 Business Hotel in San Diego
#59 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Pinkfizzer
15 January 2018|
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Response from Garethmb | Reviewed this property |
I believe they require a credit card which is pretty much standard now at all hotels. You can ask but it has been our experiences that all hotels pretty much require a card now.
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gillod
31 August 2017|
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Response from I_Am_Guy_Incognito | Reviewed this property |
I did...small one.
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Danielle B
1 August 2017|
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Response from Raoul9466 | Reviewed this property |
I would think it is about a 20 minute ride.
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"Book the studio suite"
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"higher floors are quieter; our corner SW unit had a peek a boo water view!"
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