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The Sofia Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   150 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101 (Downtown)
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Ranked #98 of 270 hotels in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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25 reviews 25 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed in April 2014. Standard business type hotel. Staff friendly enough. Responded to enquiries very quickly. Room nice enough - relatively small double with comfy bed. STandard range of TV channels. Not cheap, but not too expensive. Does what it says on the tin.

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Westlake Village, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just checked out of the hotel and will not be staying here on my next trip to downtown San Diego. Let me start with the good. The staff is very friendly and helpful. The location is great with a coffee bean right next door. Now for the bad. My room was dirty when I checked in. The furniture was... More

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Seattle
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique-style that is listed in the historic Hotel Guide of America is a real find. In a city with sky-high costs for lodging, the Sofia is not only reasonably priced by situated smack in the middle of all that is important. It is an easy walk to most San Diego attractions. The service is in a word superb. I... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family & I recently travelled to San Diego (2 Adults & 2 Children) & stayed five (5) nights at The Sofia Hotel. The hotel is located in a fantastic position with most of the city centre within an easy walking distance (including the USS Midway Museum, Horton Plaza Shopping Centre, the Gaslamp Area & the Santa Fe tram station).... More

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Oceanside, California
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is cute and located well. Nearby to the cruise ship terminals and Gas Lamp District. They offer 24hr yoga and have cruiser bicycle rentals for FREE, on a first come first serve basis 7-7. The rooms are a bit on the smaller side, but they are very clean, up to date, and cozy! Give this cute hotel a... More

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Rochester, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location to walk anywhere you wish in downtown San Diego. The concierge staff was knowledgeable as to wear to get my nails done and providing directions. I came to check out juice bars and looked to the front desk staff for recommendations. No one had any knowledge of where to get a good green juice except for the bellman... More

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The building is beautiful -- it's a historic building in a great location in downtown San Diego. The rooms are very small but very pretty. The first night there was a loud party going on next door -- we could hear everything. We called the front desk three times and asked if they could get them to quiet down. They... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for a 1 night getaway with the husband recently (courtesy of our friend who gifted us via Groupon). They had a marathon or race at Petco Park on the Sunday so online rates were really high but ours had already been secured and were very affordable. On arrival, our valet was so friendly and asked how our ride... More

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Sacramento, California
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6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was very comfortable and housekeeping did a great job of making sure that all was clean. A mini-fridge, microwave, free internet and a nice sized flat screen TV are pluses. Noise reduction from neighboring rooms is very good. I left feeling very good about The Sofia. It was only after returning home that I discovered some shortcomings. I... More

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Rockford, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

The Sofia was a new hotel we booked and we were pleasantly surprised by the comfortable accommodations and proximity to the Gaslight district. We were able to walk most anywhere and when we returned, they had iced flavored water for us. Very clean and neat. Would return again when we visit.

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Also Known As:
Sofia Hotel San Diego
Sofia San Diego
Address: 150 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#38 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#52 Business Hotel in San Diego
#98 Top resorts Hotel in San Diego
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Sofia Hotel 3.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#38 Romantic Hotel in San Diego #52 Business Hotel in San Diego #98 Top resorts Hotel in San Diego
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Nestled in the heart of San Diego, The Sofia Hotel offers luxurious accommodations to please every taste. Weather you are traveling for business or pleasure, you will indulge in an unforgettable experience. ... more   less 
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