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The Sofia Hotel

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150 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Columbia, Maryland
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32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is in a nice location in the city - within walking distance to the waterfront and gas lamp area. It's a pretty good value compared to hotels in the area. The room was pretty small but as long as you aren't planning on spending too much time in your room it shouldn't be an issue. We rented a... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is an old, historic hotel, which is nice, except that the standards ninety years ago were quite different. The rooms are really small and the bed was uncomfortable. The bathroom was excessively small: no tub, shower stall with no door, so there was water everywhere. And then there was the sound proofing: non-existent. I heard the couple next door... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed at The Sofia Hotel while visiting friends in San Diego and it was a great experience. It's location couldn't be better and accommodations were above what I expected. Will definitely stay there on my next San Diego visit!

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Melbourne
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a place to sleep, Stayed 3 nights as had pre booked and pre paid, otherwise I would have moved on. Its close to the Ball Park and about a 5 minute walk to the Gaslamp district. Parking is a nightmare and I had to park about a 15 minute walk away as I wasnt going to fork out $40... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved this hotel. It's nicely decorated, staff is very helpful, and the room was very clean. It's also in at a great location, being just walking distance from the bars and little shops. Just an all around great atmosphere. We highly recommend it!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every year my daughter and I have a business trip that takes us to San Diego. We always stay at The Sophia. The service has always been impeccable and we love feeling pampered! We love the staff and rooms and love the yoga class that is offered. Plus you are just steps away from the historic gas lamp district.

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Long Beach, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel and the staff are first rate! The rooms are small but nicely appointed. The wheelchair accessible suite was large and very comfortable. My husband could not use the mirror in the bathroom to shave as both were too high. The hotel is quiet and comfortable. The staff was very accommodating. We would definitely stay here again.

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Irvine, California
2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I took a weekend vacation and stayed here. The room was small but very chic. They have an amazing happy hour at the restaurant downstairs. It cost $25 per night to park so I would suggest parking some where else and then walking to the hotel.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The receptionist at the check in was an old gay spoke with us as we were idiots, and don't know how to speak English. I didn't appreciate his way of communication with us, he could be better. But other than that incident the staff were fine and nice. the don't have a room service, 4 star hotel without room services!!!!... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After American Airlines cancelled our flight we were scrambling to find a place to crash for the night. After doing some quick searching we found the Sofia Hotel for a decent price. The rooms are itty bity, but the hotel does make up for it with free WiFi, yoga, and free bike rentals. The area around the hotel is a... More 

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