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Lucky D's Hostel

615 8th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved Lucky D's hostel it has a great vibe and people are so helpful. I especially liked Anna, Sasha and Michael,they've helped me with directions and all kind of stuff. I will definitely come back to the hostel next time I'm in San Diego!

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LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, So happy to hear you had such a wonderful experience at our hostel. We like to think we have some of the best staff around. We hope to see you again soon; maybe go with Micheal and the staff on a free beer tour next time! Cheers, Jenowa More 

Toms River, New Jersey
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Jackie is so awesome, really appreciate her kindness and smile! Laura and Jenowa really helped me by hanging out with me and making me feel cool. Lucky D's is awesome. You should definitely stay here. I really liked that the staff hung out with the guests. It was hard to tell who was a guest and who was staff! The... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. It is lovely to hear your kind comments. We do have a great team working at the hostel who all love to hear that we got it right in helping you to get the most out of your time in San Diego. Hopefully we will see you again! Michelle More 

Oak Creek, Wisconsin, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited San Diego to attend a professional baseball job fair from Saturday, December 6 to Wednesday December 10. As a recent college graduate, I was looking to cut costs (i.e. expensive hotel rooms) in order to have a tight travel budget. Several of my friends recommended a hostel due to their positive experiences at other hostels (not Lucky D's).... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hello, I am very sorry to see that you did not enjoy your first experience in a hostel. I do hope that you will try a hostel again. Hostels like hotels can be quite varied, each catering to different market segments. The majority of our guests are in their early twenties and are very budget conscious. Though climbing stairs with... More 

Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When i entered lucky ds it felt like a 2nd home right away. I went to the zoo and did lota of fun things in san diego. Thanks to laura and david. No other hostel has as nice a staff as lucky ds did. The bathrooms were very nice and i especially lovee the movie room. Thanks lucky ds and... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hi, So happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay with us and that you will be returning. San Diego is a fantastic city. One trip is never enough! Hope it's a quick return. Best, Michelle More 

Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great stay here last month - great location and really friendly atmosphere, plus the staff are always on hand to help out with local advice. Having stayed at other hostels in California in on my trip Lucky D's was by far the best, would recommend to anyone heading to San Diego

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

We loved having you with us. Please come back! We have a lovely Xmas feast and celebration planned.... More 

Munich, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After having finished my work&travel in Canada I was traveling through the States and visited lots of different hostels. Lucky D´s was on of the best, maybe even the best one I have ever been to. The location is perfect as you are right in the center of SD, so a lot is within walking distance. As soon as I... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I'm so glad you got to spend time in Coronado, it is definitely a staff favorite. Next time you visit join us at the Wild Animal Park. Equally as impressive as the San Diego Zoo. Best, Michelle More 

Bad Homburg, Hessen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is the best one to stay in San Diego. It is very central and the atmosphare is awesome. Espically Anna Sasha Greg and Michael are the best!. Michael's beer Tour is fantastic he shows you the delicous san diego craft beer. Best wishes

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

How good is our beer?!!! So glad you took advantage of our beer tour to enjoy some of our fine breweries. With so many more you better come back:) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I can't say enough about Lucky D's! The best hostel I've ever stayed at- in the US or abroad. The 4 story hostel is bright, clean, spacious and located at the corner of Market Street in the heart of the Gaslamp District. All the best downtown bars, boutiques and restaurants (not to mention Petco and Balboa Park) are within easy... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

What a lovely review to read! I am so happy that you made the most of the many facilities/activities we have to help you enjoy the lovely city of San Diego that we are lucky enough to live in. I am sure you will return. San Diego seems to have a way of bringing you back:) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lucky D's is the best hostel I have ever been to. Very good Location: Directly in the Gaslamp Quarter With many Bars, Restaurants, shopping and clubs. Great Nightlife! Very nice program. There is something to do every Day: pubcrawls, Movie Nights or Games in the common room. Besides, they offer free Breakfast every Day ( even waffles the Weekend) and... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

It looks like you love San Diego as much as we do! Thanks for staying with us, and for having fun with us! It is guests like yourself that make our hostel awesome. Safe travels. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend wanted to have a party weekend in San Diego and chose lucky D's hostel. The staff was always helpful and Sasha and Anna gave help with directions in downtown. On Saturday Michael invited us to tour to some San Diego Breweries in Downtown and on the island. Greg helped us to get a free uber ride... More 

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LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Uber has been great for helping our guests with cheap or even free rides around San Diego. See our facebook page for more info on how to get a free Uber Ride through Lucky D's! Happy that your party weekend was a success. Have you made NYE plans yet? Plenty going on here:) More 

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Address: 615 8th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 45
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