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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Santa Clarita, United States
Reviewed 20 June 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights, and it was a very good experience. The room was clean, the atmosphere was good, and the staff were helpful and friendly. This is really as much as one could expect from any Inn. When in town, I would stay here again.

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Arlinton, Ma, United States
Reviewed 18 June 2014

Overall very good experience. Facility was clean throughout. Only points off are for the breakfast, it needs some hot items to compete with similar hotels. For some reason TripAdvisor is saying I need at least 200 characters in the review section, so this is just filler. I wish TripAdvisor would change that to help present to the point reviews.

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 17 June 2014

My room was simple and clean. Regular TV, regular bed. But, room & bathroom were very clean, and had than 'new' feeling. Hotel has enough parking spaces. Check inn & out was fast and accurate. Breakfast was a regular 'continental breakfast'. But, no shortages or not fresh produce. my cup of juice and bagel was waiting for me :).

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Reviewed 16 June 2014

Well appointed and extremely clean rooms. Excellent in-room amenities and delicious breakfast included in hotel's breakfast room. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The pool area is lovely. Parking can be tight when full.

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Thank CalBear88
Belleville, United States
Reviewed 15 June 2014

We always stay here when we visit San Diego. Rooms are clean, we like the breakfast, location, and price. Our stays are always pleasant. We are relatively close to the airport and to the attractions we are interested in.

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Portland, OR, United States
Reviewed 13 June 2014

The decor of the hotel was not as nice in the pictures, but it was a nice hotel. The desk clerk at the hotel is what made it special. He was extremely nice and helpful. The room was a standard, clean hotel room. The hotel overall was nice, but the breakfast room is way too small for the size of...

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Thank Niel C
Weybridge
Reviewed 9 June 2014

Good sized and well appointed clean rooms, as I said it may not be five star, but if you want a clean, well furnished and friendly hotel, this is the place. We didn't use the pool, breakfast was better than many, staff friendly and helped with tourist information. we were visiting from the Uk although we hired a car, we...

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Las Vegas, United States
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Clean and comfortable. The only drawback is the location. A bit away from downtown and the beaches and few quality restaurant choices in the area. Overall, a great value and would be a solid hotel choice for a couple with two kids.

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Thank You Travis S., Anytime we get honest objective feedback about us we are grateful. While we are directly next to the major attractions, as you found out, it is a short trip down the 8 freeway, or the 94 freeway depending on whether you are headed towards Sea World, San Diego Zoo, or the the lively Gaslamp Quarter, which...

Grass Valley, United States
Reviewed 5 June 2014

We think this is the best deal in town. The price is excellent and the breakfast is very good. The location is good as our daughter attends San Diego State! We like that it is close to the school and to a grocery store. We will stay here again and again!

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk Agent at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Pamela M. We appreciate your time and feedback. We are very glad to hear that you had a wonderful experience that fit your budget and met your needs. One of the perks of staying here at Best Western Lamplighter Inn is that if you are a student or family member, you are just minutes from the SDSU campus. Not...

Blackburn Lancs
Reviewed 2 June 2014

On Friday 2nd May arrived at 3.pm having requested a quiet room ,but we were close to the pool that was being used by some very noisy young adults drinking. We also noticed a lot of banners etc. outside the rooms with KCCO (Keep Calm Chive On). The noise got really loud when more adults went to the pool and...

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your valuable review. The experiences you describe are not characteristic of the level of service we strive to provide, and we apologize your stay was disturbed by the actions of our rogue group. Our goal is to exceed every guest’s expectations and we take it very seriously when we...

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites (a AAA 2-diamond hotel) is conveniently located 3/4 miles from San Diego State University, and only 15 minutes from Downtown, the San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park. Many of the rooms include kitchen facilities, making this the ideal place for an extended stay. Amenities include: complimentary expanded continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and parking, and heated outdoor pool, Children 12 and under stay free. Pet friendly. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

Address: 6474 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115-2645
Region: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $152 - $300 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU 2.5*
Number of rooms: 61
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Also Known As:
Best Western Lamplighter Inn And Suites At Sdsu Hotel San Diego
Best Western Lamplighter Hotel
Best Western San Diego
San Diego Best Western
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#4 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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“We enjoyed our suite at the ground level.”
rtbeck70, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are only 2 floors to this hotel. We preferred the first floor, but we would accept the second floor here if necessary.”
583patt, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms upstairs at the back of the property are very quiet.”
duane298, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you are visiting with family, you may want to check on all room options and choose the appropriate one.”
lathagangadharan, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If noise does bother you, I've learned to turn on the low fan to create white noise to sleep better.”
DanaMom4Life, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
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