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Lucky D's Hostel

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best hostels I have stayed in. I was a little cautious at first but that went away very quickly. It had great people from all around the world and the staff was just very comforting. I would like to thank every single person that made this stay just wonderful. I would highly recommend this place to everyone... More 

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Thank koz1907
LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, Thank you so much for the great feedback! We are so glad that you felt comfortable staying with us. It's great to know that are staff are working hard to make sure your stay was enjoyable. Kind regards, More 

Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016 via mobile

It was a few years ago I stayed and had the time of my life, loved the hostel so much I stayed for 3weeks! Brilliant staff and made many friends, great location too. If I had the money I would be straight back on a flight to SD and would love to stay here again. More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a 4bed dormitory instead of usual private room. New, comfortable mattresses on the bunks. Free fruit, bagles, tea and coffee available for breakfast with large fridges to store own food and cooking facilities in kitchen which is a great meeting place. Bathrooms and showers cleaned regularly. There is a CVS across the road and numerous restaurants within... More 

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

Hey, Thanks so much for your feedback, it's awesome to hear such nice things about our hostel. We do apologies for the noise but that's part of what makes this hostel so good, the location, within walking distance of the bars and restaurants, public transport and the cities main attractions. We do supply free ear plugs for light sleepers so... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed here for Comic-Con and compared to all the other places, this hostel is great value. The rooms can get very hot and stuffy since there is no air-con but you can always go to the common room to cool down. I don't have any complaints with my room, I found it very clean for a hostel. The bathrooms... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

This hostel has a great location, it's on the doorstep of the gas lamp district and has some fun bars surrounding the building. There's a CVS convenience store over the road which was handy, and lots of available parking near by (at a cost except Sunday's). The cleanliness of the hostel was average to poor. Bed linen seemed clean however.... More 

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Thank trav3l_bug123
LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks for your feedback. I apologies that you felt the cleanliness of the hostel was not up to your standard, we are working hard to maintain the hostel to a high standard even in peak season. We do now have personal fans available for rent from reception so when you visit us again be sure to inquire at reception... More 

Albertville, France
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I stayed at this hostel, it was very clean and nice, the breakfast is great and the price of the night is cheap for an american hostel. The managers was so helpfull, they advises me so well for my travel in United States, they're very friendly. I recommand highly staying in this hostel. For the confort, I recommand dormitory for... More 

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

Hey Lucas, Thank you so much for your feed back, it's great to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you come back and visit us soon :) Kind regards, More 

Burgos, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

This hostel is very close to the Gas Lamp Quarter ( just 5 minutes walking). Has free breakfast, laundry room and organize events everyday. The bunk beds are big and VERY comfortable. The staff is amazing!! make you feel very comfortable from the first day.

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

Hey, Thank you so much for the great feedback. We are so glad that you were made to feel comfortable staying with us as we strive to make every guest feel save and at home with us. We are always trying to add new events daily so check out our Facebook page to see what we are getting up to... More 

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11 hotel reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for 2 nights in June. The location was fantastic. Right downtown, walking distance to a lot of great bars and restaurants. The beds in the room were fine. The hostels air con was a bit non existent in our room. Luckily at night it wasn't too hot outside so we just had the window open but it... More 

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

Hey Ross, Thank you so much for your feedback. The location is perfect for those wanting to explore Down Town San Diego without transport and being so close to the bars can mean there is some noise but we do supply free ear plugs at reception. Not all of our rooms have A/C due to the age of the building... More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

The hostel is located near the gaslamp district which is where all the bars and restaurants are. The hostel had free wifi and breakfast and free events that went on in the evenings. There were lockers in the rooms for you to lock up your stuff and they were big! the one downside is that there is no airconditiong which... More 

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Thank beccca19
LuckyDsHostel, Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hey, Thanks so much for your feedback. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We do know the rooms can get a little hot so we now have personal fans available to keep you cool on those warmer nights. Ask our receptionist next time you visit :) Kind regards, More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

We know you get what you pay for, but when I draw the curtains I don't expect the curtain pole to just fall off (it was perched precariously on its brackets, not actually attached) and there were only two bathrooms on our floor for around 30 people to share, so we often had to wait even though it wasn't even... More 

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Thank Ray B
LuckyDsHostel, Front Office Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Had we known about the curtain pole becoming unattached during your stay we would have fixed it right away. It was great meeting you, safe travels. Rinee More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come for the party! Stay because it feels like home. Lucky D's Hostel is a top San Diego hostel, and it is a guaranteed good time. When is the last time somebody promised you that? Lucky D's is fun, comfortable, clean and safe. It has an amazing atmosphere and a perfect location. Lucky D's has a wonderful team on staff. They are knowledgeable, helpful and will make sure you have a good time. San Diego is a fantastic city and Lucky D's is in the middle of the action. There are fun things to do every day, a party every night. We are conveniently located just steps away from the Gaslamp District, home of San Diego's hottest nightlife, restaurants, bars and shops. It's close to all of the city's attractions and the best beaches are a quick bus ride away. With Lucky D's, you'll have so many new friends you won't know what to do with them all. Why are you still reading this? Go make a reservation already. Lucky D's Hostel in San Diego has it all and we're waiting to welcome you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lucky D's Hostel

Address: 615 8th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-6405
Location: United States > California > San Diego > Downtown
Price Range: $38 - $108 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Lucky D's Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 45
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