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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

What a way to enjoy the ambience of San Diego than to stay in the heart of 'Little Italy' The Old Trolley Tour is a must and a visit to Old Town provides a sense of the history and culture your privileged to be sharing. Great Coffee Shop downstairs and friendly staff made this a highlight of our trip. And... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is located centrally in the heart of Little Italy in San Diego and the location was wonderful on so many levels. It was easy to walk from the hotel to just about everywhere and on Saturday the Farmers market was directly below our room. Little Italy is several blocks long with numerous restaurants and coffee houses and at... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

La Pensione is so charming! I was reminded of a little hotel my husband and I stayed at while in Venice several years ago. The hotel is built around a cute little courtyard. While they do not offer breakfast, they do offer vouchers for a coffee and a pastry at the cafe next door every morning between 7 and 10.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I have stayed in little Italy a couple times at dofferent hotels and this was by far our best experience! La Pensione is in the heart of little Italy, so we could walk to every reservation, down to the harbor, and even found street parking within about 5 min. Once we arroved, we were also upgraded to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in San Diego in our honeymoon. First we went to different hotel in San Diego, then to Hawaii and back to SD. We had booked last 3 nights stay in La Pensione. We have red that this is really nice botique hotel, but it was far away from that. I would have liked to give this hotel references,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

A great hotel perfectly located for Little Italy and only a 5 minute walk from the seafront and public transport. The front desk staff were quick to get us checked in and very friendly. The room was of average size but great as we only used it as a base to explore San Diego. It was very clean and well... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

Had 3 nights in San Diego. Cosy and friendly hotel in Little Italy. Small rooms but clean and nice. Views from the room straight into the wall of the neighboring building, but on the upside...the noise from the street did not reach us. The area feels safe and is in walking distance to most places of interest. Lots of bar's... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016 via mobile

The room is a lot smaller than I Expected. Everything looked old as far as sheets and covers. The lobby and eating area are quite peaceful which I love and I enjoyed walking down the streets to lithe shops and restaurant there.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2016

My wife and I spent 4 nights there. Loved the location, just steps away from Little Italy and the San Diego trolley was only a couple of blocks away. We were there for the MLB All Star functions and the location was great. Front desk was helpful in printing some tickets for us. My only complaint was the size of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

This hotel is in a good location for public transport. We took the 992 bus from airport to Santa Fe Depot and then the green line trolley to Little Italy. A short 5 min walk from trolley stop. There is a 7-Eleven store nearby for food/drinks etc. We stayed in a very good sized room with two queen beds. The... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Considered one of the most affordable and best-kept secrets in San Diego, La Pensione Hotel is a historic property located in San Diego’s Little Italy neighborhood. La Pensione Hotel offers 68 guestrooms, a relaxing courtyard area, free high-speed internet, limited underground parking spots, conference room and a workout facility. After a property refresh in summer of 2011, La Pensione now offers air conditioning in every room and a new class of guest rooms called the Argento Collection. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Pensione

Address: 606 W Date St, San Diego, CA 92101-2526
Location: United States > California > San Diego
Price Range: $113 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — La Pensione 3*
Number of rooms: 75
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