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BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

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6474 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92115
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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carmel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Older, dated hotel in a sketchy area. Small room, needs a grab bar in the tub/shower and more modern outlets. Very friendly front desk person, however he couldn’t do anything about the bad WIFI, even though he said he would call the provider. I almost wonder if he really called them or if they have gotten so many complaints about... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was the last stop on our vacation itinerary. We just needed a place for one night that was reasonably close to the airport. This fit the bill perfectly! We had a corner room that was more than ample for our family of five. I requested a crib for my 20 month old and I was pleased to see that... More 

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Federal Way, Washington, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was a nice, quiet, and clean place to stay a couple of nights The manager upgraded our room (surprise!). The room was very clean and well maintained as were the grounds. The parking was easy. The breakfast had a nice spread. The hotel is not in a touristy part of town but it isn't too far of a drive... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Excellent location, with good Mexican and Thai food steps to the west, and an interesting Mediterranean spot across the street. Grounds were immaculately maintained. Breakfast area QUITE crowded, and cereal choices nutritionally-challenged. A bit of adjacent outdoor seating would be a good upgrade.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

What a wonderful staff. Very caring and attentive. Nice looking and well maintained grounds. That free internet is great! Good selection for complimentary breakfast. Pets are welcome, and I believe our golden retriever actually enjoyed the stay.

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Poolesville, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel. Pool was small but in a really nice garden. Very friendly service from all. Room with two queens was fine exactly what I expected. A very nice hotel for an affordable visit to San Diego state university. I would go again happily

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Fergus Falls, Mn.
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed on a Friday night so we were charged an outrageous price for our room which was definitely not worth it. It was small, nothing special and no refrigerator!The desk clerks were very nice and helpful but I did not care for the manager. The breakfast was very very good though. We did stay there another night during the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely kept grounds, clean rooms, comfortable bed, good water pressure in the shower. Continental breakfast was available but we chose to skip it & go to a coffee shop we'd read about in La Jolla. The only oddity was the lights that sometimes went off on their own. I would guess it was an energy saving measure but it was... More 

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Urbana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice motel. It is a well managed property. They pay close attention to details. Slightly older property, but a motel well-maintained and comfortable. A better modestly priced motel in San Diego. Truly feel this is one of the better motels in San Diego regarding price and comfort. Only short drive to attractions. We have stayed at both the beach and... More 

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Los Angeles, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a reservation for multiple nights during the week; upon check-in, they gave me a free upgrade to a suite, which was perfect for our family! The hotel is clean and the room was quiet and comfortable. The staff was really friendly too. It's a short drive (15 minutes?) away to Sea World, Old Town, etc. I appreciated that... More 

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