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San Diego Downtown Lodge

2.0 of 5 Motel   |   1345 10th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
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Ranked #232 of 268 hotels in San Diego
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms were ok-you get what you pay for. But the bathroom was gross, had mold everywhere. It's worth it to spend a little more for a better place. Desk clerk barely spoke English. Many homeless people around the area.

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Sydney, Australia
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18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Great budget motel. We stayed for one night and just wanted somewhere close to a gig we were seeing at the House of Blues. It was walking distance, we felt safe walking home at night. There is free parking. I think we paid about $70USD. The room was upstairs, with one window facing the road and the other facing the... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013 via mobile

I stayed there alone and it was not pleasant. Although the people tried to be nice even the homeless people outside, I did not feel safe. The room was load the comforter had disgusting blood stains and if you turned on the airco it smelled horrible. This is a warning for woman staying alone do not go here! Even the... More

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San Diego, California
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

I never write reviews but felt like I need to after staying at this displaceable hotel first of all I don't classify this 'Downtown Lodge' a lodge or a hotel not even a motel this place is a complete and utter dump. Motel 6 looks like the Taj Mahal in comparison to this 'Downtown Lodge' I would not stay here... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

The bathroom appeared to have mold, the bed was extremely uncomfortable, and maintains a steady hobo population behind the hotel who migrate to the sidewalk in front of the hotel during the day. Not worth the money.

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Yuma, Arizona, United States
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

My brother and I booked this hotel for a one night stay for concert. When we got there we went to the room and pulled down the covers (as I do in all hotel rooms). We were shocked and disgusted to find a USED condom in the bed. We quickly packed up our things and headed to the front desk.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013 via mobile

This hotel is run down. Rooms are VERY small. The downtowns homeless camp is directly behind the hotel on the same lot. Which our window faced. They charge way to much for this hotel! Parking is only free if the eight spaces aren't full when you get back and if you can't find street parking there is a lot right... More

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Paris, France
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103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

The hotel has a good location, not far from city center, you can even walk up to the US Midway if you like walking. Bedroom is ok, simple and clean. The value price is good. No breakfast at all, not even coffee. A little bit noisy and really close to the road.

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San Francisco
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Clean rooms, professional staff and good location! It's about a 5 min. walk to City College station. I was only here for one night and enjoyed my stay. The room was very clean and cozy. Highly recommend!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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114 reviews 114 reviews
39 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

We stayed here one night to catch a Padres game. We got in early and our room wasn't ready so the man asked us to come back at 3. We did and our room was ready. The area isn't the best but we walked around after drinking all day and all night and we had no problems. Parking was free... More

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Address: 1345 10th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — San Diego Downtown Lodge 2*
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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This Magnuson Hotels affiliate is located near the San Diego Convention Center, Balboa Park, Naval Training Center, Qualcomm Stadium, Point Loma Nazarene University, Miramar Naval Air Station and Old Town San Diego. The San Diego Downtown Lodge offers guests free high-speed wireless Internet access, fax/copy service, wakeup service, free parking and small pets are accepted with additional charges. ... more   less 
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