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    The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

    2223 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104-1103
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    Room & Suite (402)
    Pool & Beach (84)
    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good30%
    • Average9%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “red fox” (72 reviews)
    “north park” (56 reviews)
    “poolside room” (50 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Poolside (Free WiFi)
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    1 - 5 of 1,205 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Without notifying us, the party who had the room the previous night paid for an extra late check-out. Our room was not available for two hours after our check-in time. The hotel staff was not transparent upon our arrival (or after multiple attempts to check-in)....More

    Thank Jessica F
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    We booked The Lafayette because of the New York Times article, "36 Hours in San Diego." The updated "motel-style" rooms are large -our 2nd floor room overlooked the pool with our own balcony. The pool is 25 meters, perfect for laps, plus has a 7ft...More

    2  Thank SueKarJul
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 18 March 2017

    Dear Sue, We are so happy that the NYT article led you to the Lafayette. Our staff takes great pride in the quality of service provided to our guests, thank you for your kind words. Guests often comment on our ideal location, close to so...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This certainly is somewhere different. It is fun and stylish. From the moment that we entered, the hotel the staff were wonderfully friendly and helpful. It was like being invited to someone's palatial house where you were a house guest. There were weddings, pool parties...More

    Thank ikohlinsky
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 1 week ago

    All of us at the The Lafayette Hotel greatly appreciate your 5 Star recommendation and kind words! Future guests will find your detailed review valuable. We are happy that you enjoyed the historic charm and unique vibe of the hotel during your stay with us....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I booked a 12 day stay MONTHS in advance of my check in date. I chose this hotel based solely on the NY Times recommendation. I wanted to book a Suzi suite, because the set up was unique and might save us from the direct...More

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

    Thank you for your review and feedback. We sincerely apologize, we should have done a better job of communicating with you. We are sorry you did not end up staying with us and experience the unique charm of our hotel.

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I booked a two night "pride special" this past weekend (it was a two night minimum with no refunds two weeks before the stay). I booked this hotel on a recommendation from my partner, who had stayed at the Lafayatte last year and said it...More

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

    Dear Nill, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are sorry to hear about the combination of issues you faced during your stay. You deserved better. Customer satisfaction is our top priority, and with that being said; we were happy to stand behind our...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$121 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #9 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #25 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #63 Business Hotel in San Diego
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 133
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    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Diego
    • Also Known As
    • Lafayette Hotel San Diego ,
    • Lafayette San Diego
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    Traveller (462)
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    Dining (80)
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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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    Annette M
    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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