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Chino Hills, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A conference led us to San Diego, and we selected the Sofia Hotel. In the 1920's, the Sofia was an apartment building that offered monthly rates. Now it's a trendy and modern boutique style hotel, but its structural history remains. This hotel is well-maintained, and the attention to detail can be seen throughout. Modern furniture and light fixtures fill the...

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Croydon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very friendly and welcoming staff helped our enjoyment of this hotel. Good location just inside the Gaslamp district with easy access to many restaurants and tourist attractions. The standard room is on the small side, though had all the requisite facilities and the bed was comfortable. The hotel provides a free guided tour of the Gaslamp district on Saturday and...

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Our family had a wonderful stay at Sofia. The hotel is very clean and well-maintained. The location is superb and we were able to walk everywhere. We enjoyed the restaurant too. The one drawback, though not as important to us, is that the internet signal in our room was weak.

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Thank Bob W
Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel for a quick little San Diego weekend getaway. It was centrally located in gaslamp with a quick uber ride away to the bars! The hotel itself was very nice. We enjoyed the bar inside the lobby. The rooms were small but very nicely decorated. It has a boutique feel to it. We...

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Kitchener, Canada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed 2 nights in a corner room which had lots of windows. Brian at the front desk was awesome at check-in and gave us all the information we needed. The hotel is located about 6 blocks from the marina and around the corner from the large shopping center and several good bakerys and coffee shops. Bed was very comfortable...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I opened the room, beautiful classical music softly plays from the radio by the bedside. That was a very nice touch. Hello anyone listening in the hotel industry? The lights were on in soft dimmed light and pleasant. A sachet of lavender potpourri was on each bed. The decor was warm earth brown tone. Nothing jarring, just soft and...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a prior resident of San Diego. Had to make a work related trip back down and decided to take advantage of the opportunity to stay at this hotel. It's perfect. My room was small, but very adequate for myself and probably my husband if he comes along next trip. So heads up, basins being located outside the restroom is...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location is excellent Restaurant below- Currant with great staff. While some staff in the hotel are good - we encountered a gentleman who doesnt fit to work in the service industry. He was abrupt & rude. The Room allocated was smelling and damp. Probably because we booked from a travel website. It was Changed upon request. No one helped with...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A short drive from the airport in a nice part of town with nice restaurants close by. Hotel is very clean our room was a nice size the bathroom however was very small with a sink on the outside of the room by the door which i am not a fan of. Staff we're on the whole quite helpful and...

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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We just returned home from staying 1 night at the Sofia Hotel. The staff was great, as well as the room. We were within walking distance from Horton Plaza, with shops and restaurants. When in San Diego though we always eat dinner at Puerto La Boca in Little Italy. If you like Argentinian food this is the best.

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the heart of San Diego, The Sofia Hotel offers luxurious accommodations to please every taste. Weather you are traveling for business or pleasure, you will indulge in an unforgettable experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Sofia Hotel

Address: 150 West Broadway, San Diego, CA 92101-3811
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range: $150 - $314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Sofia Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 211
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Also Known As:
Sofia Hotel San Diego
Sofia San Diego
Hotel Style:
#52 Business Hotel in San Diego
#60 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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“I saw a recommendation to request an upper floor as it was quieter. We were given a room on the top (7th) floor, which was fine.”
 of 5 bubbles geoffrey914, 5 days ago | Read review
“Ask for a corner room or one with a good view for more windows that might make the room feel larger.”
 of 5 bubbles visitsoon21, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“splurge on a suite. More space and comfort... choose the side facing Broadway.”
 of 5 bubbles ZLI, Dec 17, 2016 | Read review
“Pick an outside corner room, the bathrooms are triple the size of the other rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles photogmark, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
“If you want a good nights sleep and don't require a view ask for a room facing the back”
 of 5 bubbles jacrye, Oct 23, 2016 | Read review
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