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    Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

    6474 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115-2645
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good34%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Suites
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Laundry Service
    Housekeeping
    Self-Serve Laundry
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 July 2017

    I found the hotel very nice for a great price. Staff was friendly and helpful. Loved both the frig and microwave in the room. Everything was nice and clean. The hotel was very quiet when we stayed. The pool area was great for having breakfast...More

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    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 6 July 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to review the Best Western Lamplighter Inn. We appreciate your kind comments about our staff & hotel. Our entire staff takes great pride in making sure guests are given the best service possible. This...More

    Reviewed 30 June 2017

    There were some kinks that we were able to work around (area power outage and no hot water next morning). Questionable transaction/adjustments on (emailed) statements (multiple received), but need to review further since only been few days and waiting for all to finalize. Staff was...More

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    1  Thank Deanna C
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 6 July 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, The entire staff at The Best Western Lamplighter Inn are appreciative you took the time to review our hotel and describe your experience staying with us. We apologize that your stay was affected by the power outage in the area, which unfortunately...More

    Reviewed 29 June 2017

    The staff here are the best you will ever have, very courteous, friendly and polite! I cannot say more about them. The hotel was clean and comfortable. The internet worked fabulously. We have no complaints about this place. You will not be disappointed!More

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    1  Thank elizabethwT461VC
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 6 July 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, The Entire Staff at the Best Western Lamplighter Inn would like to thank you for taking the time to tell us and others at Trip Advisor about our Staff. From the front desk to housekeeping and maintenance, we all try to make...More

    Reviewed 28 June 2017

    Rooms are old. Could use up grading, lighter colors and new fixtures would be nice. Breakfast need lots of improvement unless you like hard boiled eggs. I have been to many BW breakfasts across this country and this one is the worst.More

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    2  Thank robertbV143RV
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 5 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guest, We were disappointed to see the 3 stars as we always strive to provide outstanding service to each and every guest, when we fail, we take it very seriously. It is sometimes a challenge to set the right expectations for our guests....More

    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    Very clean! Great stay! Very friendly staff! We really enjoyed our stay. We felt safe and the rooms were clean. The breakfast was perfect for my family including the kids. It was great to fill their bellies before heading home. Great value!More

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    1  Thank 597catiel
    Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 27 June 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking time to review us. I'm glad you found our Inn to be "GREAT". We have a hardworking team of employees who work together to make each individual guest feel like they are right at home! I'm thrilled to...More

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    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
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    • USD 104 - USD 198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #5 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #27 Family Hotel in San Diego
    • #45 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
    • #84 Business Hotel in San Diego
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    • Suites ,
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    • 61
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    Derek S
    27 June 2017|
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    Response from mikeNdenver | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I am renting airbnb for my extended stay in San Diego
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    3 January 2017|
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    Response from SunnyandWarmSD | Property representative |
    Thank you for your inquiry. TripAdvisor doesn't allow HTML or website links added to responses, that is why I have added the spaces to the following email address: customercare @ lamplighter-inn . com. Our phone is (800... More
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    19 November 2016|
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    Response from SunnyandWarmSD | Property representative |
    Dear Andre, Thank you for contacting us. Our property has exterior hallways. Lis Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU
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