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La Pensione

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606 W. Date St., San Diego, CA 92101
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California
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Pros: -Can't beat the location; right in little italy. -Convenient to restaurants, shops, bakeries. Cons: -If you get there on a weekend, and you are driving, be aware that they close off the street the hotel is on for a farmers market. So you'll have some tight space to get through to get to the parking lot of the hotel.... More 

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Murrieta, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed the weekend at this hotel. The beds where so hard it was like sleeping on the floor. The rooms are very tiny, just enough room for two people and no moving around or not a room that you want to spend time in. Only thing that was a plus was location. That was it. Won't stay here agin

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just spent 3 nights here. Rooms are a bit snug and basin is in main room not in the bathroom. However, rooms are clean tastefully decorated and bathroom and shower is excellent. Hanging space is minimal and on an exposed rail. Room also has a fridge. The hotel is very well kept, and the location is excellent. There is an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located right in the heart of Little Italy, surrounded by many restaurant choices and nightlife. The hotel is trendy and has a classic decor. We stayed in a standard room which is SMALL but has good functionality. The queen bed is comfortable and the bathroom is nice. Light switches right next to the bed were nice, so you don't have... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia, United States
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the perfect hotel. It is a smaller, very chic hotel right in Little Italy where there is so much to do. We stayed in room 420, which was one of the corner rooms facing main corner street, surrounded by awesome bars and restaurants. Because of this be prepared to hear all kinds of things, people, cars, music until... More 

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Santa Clara, California
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28 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First of all the location is great, many restaurants nearby. The room is small but clean. Consider of the money I paid, it's good value. Parking will really be a problem since the hotel only have limited parking space. And another things is the room key doesn't work well. We stayed there for 3 nights, on the first day and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

We would like to let you know that it is unacceptable to offer in first intention room 224 with an engine under our feet making noise and vibrating ..... The case becomes more serious and worse when at the front desk Mr. Andrea (the gentleman) let us know that it isn't a problem as he will switch off the air... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

This is a small, but very modern hotel with lots of eateries very close by. Not too far to walk to the harbour / beach and easy to get to the hop on hop off tram which takes you to the Gas Lamp Quarter and the Old Town. Very well priced hotel in Little Italy.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is where I usually stay when I'm in San Diego. It can't be beat for location, price, and style. It has a European feel. Rooms are small, but there is a variety of layouts, and some are a little more spacious than others (223 is a nice corner room). Furniture is minimal: a desk with a chair. Price of... More 

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California
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

LA PENSIONE is where I stay every time I visit San Diego (3-5 stays per yr). This little boutique hotel is centrally located in trendy Little Italy and within walking distance to Downtown and the bay. The rooms are small but very cozy and with modern décor and furnishings. Perfect place for adults who are looking for a hip place... More 

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