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El Primero Hotel

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  • Excellent76%
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  • Average4%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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2 Star Hotel
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All reviewspieb bmangobed and breakfasthome away from homefresh fruitsan diegochain hotelfamily ownedrecommend elbeautiful courtyardrooms are smallart decohard boiled eggsevery morningbreakfast was deliciousqueen bed
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Reviewed 6 August 2015

We spent from July 27-30 at the El Primero while visiting the San Diego area. The rooms were very comfortable and quiet. The air conditioning was excellent, although we left the windows open as much as possible to enjoy the So Cal weather. The breakfast...More

Thank Rob O
Reviewed 20 July 2015

During our annual family visit from oversea, a place to rest our tired bodies. With it's quiet room, comfy bed and right pillows. Plus a quint court yard where we enjoyed buffet type of breakfast. In all aspect of hospitality , owners / innkeepers -...More

Thank manny r
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I spent two nights here and would definitely return. This is not a chain hotel. It is owned and managed by an exceedingly nice couple who truly want their guests to be comfortable and have all they need. There is an attractive courtyard for leisure...More

Thank 784cheriq
Reviewed 9 July 2015

Happened upon this place in searching for a brief Independence Day getaway, not far from SD fireworks- ONE WEEK prior to the 4th! The only place around that allowed us to stay for just one night. Didn't expect much, but were we surprised! It was...More

Thank travelmeca
Reviewed 8 July 2015

This historic hotel has lots of "pleasant surprises" to offer. Upon entering it offers you a welcome home, away from home. The owners Mr & Mrs Roque gives you a feeling of family . And yes, the breakfast is awesome, which the owners prepare themselves....More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
USD 102 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
USD 102 - USD 165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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TravelBug021
19 April 2018|
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Response from Tebessa | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we walked to nearby restarants around 8-9p.m. and felt safe. Stayed here for 2 nights.
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29 January 2015|
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Response from Rufino R | Property representative |
A large portion of our guests are single travelers. We also have families who stay here as well!
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"Note that some rooms are equipped with a tub while others aren't."
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"Select ground floor as there is no lift or elevator to the 2nd floor."
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"Farther from the front the quieter"
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"Remember this hotel dates from the 30's - Don't expect huge rooms, just enjoy the great vibe!"
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