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Lucky D's Hostel

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615 8th Ave., San Diego, CA 92101
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San Antonio, Texas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I loved how this place felt at home. They had an awesome staff especially David who was so helpful with his knowledge of the area he went way out of his way to help me out! Give him a raise! Thanks to all you guys!

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Boston, MA
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I haven't stayed in many Hostels mostly in private rooms but I was on a budget this trip and only needed a place to sleep. I saw all the good reviews of Lucky D's. What drew me in was the fact in low season you can get a dorm room with a maximum of 2 people assigned. Since i'm used... More 

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Fairbanks, Alaska
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is by far the best place to stay while traveling through San Diego! I've been staying here as an out of state traveler and absolutely love it. All of the staff is so friendly and ready to exceed your expectations, Peter the manager runs a great place here and I recommend this hostel to everyone looking for a clean,... More 

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Thank Benjamin S
Barnard Castle, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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.

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Thank Whoshotjack
LuckyDsHostel, Owner at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thanks for still thinking of us. Would love to have you back and see what you think of all the building improvements we have been working on since you were last with us. So many new bars, clubs and cafes have also opened that we would love to take you to. San Diego, and Lucky Ds, just keeps on getting... More 

Mexico City, Mexico
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had such a great time with all the people that I met at the hostel , it was my third time I´ve been there I can say that is my favorite place, the staff is very helpful jacky and the manager peter are so nice!! everything is clean the location is perfect. It is a highly recommended place.

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

Hello Ahmed, We are so excited to hear that you had a good time while staying with us again! Thanks for taking the time to let us know that your expectations were met yet again :) and we look forward to seeing you here again and hope that you will create more happy memories with us :) Sincerely, Irma Lucky... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend and I were attending a conference at the Hilton Bayfront and needed a cheap place to stay. Staying at the Hostel for 4 nights was roughly half the cost for one night at the cheapest hotel nearby. We had two international roommates for 2 nights and had a room to ourselves the other 2 nights. Everything was very... More 

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

Hi Garrett, We are glad you chose us for your stay in San Diego while attending your conference. We have many people coming through here for that same reason and we are so happy to hear that Lucky Ds exceeded your expectations while staying within a budget. Besides the free breakfast, we also provide free dinners a few nights a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My stay here was really enjoyable, the price is really reasonable and the rooms (I stayed in a 4 bed dorm) are very clean. The kitchen is big and there is enough room to store and prepare your food. For 25$ a night you can't really ask for more!

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

Hi Jamie! Thanks for letting us know that your stay with us was good :) We hope you got to enjoy our free breakfast and dinners which we provide on some nights as well as cook and socialize in our big and cozy kitchen. Come stay with us again soon! :) Sincerely, Irma Lucky Ds Family More 

San Diego, California
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Lucky D's for one week while looking for a room to stay for the next months in SD. It's located in a prime location downtown. The rooms were not Caesar's Palace, but completely fine for this price. There's variety of common rooms to relax, watch TV, read, cook, and most important: meet a lot of awesome people!... More 

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Thank Jan T
LuckyDsHostel, Front Office Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Hey Jan! We are super excited to hear that you had a good stay with us! Thank you for taking the time to share your experience :) Good luck settling into your new place and enjoy all that San Diego has to offer. Be sure to visit us again! Sincerely, Irma Lucky Ds Family More 

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62 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great hostel. The hostels facilities are second to none. 24hr reception, hugr kitchen, a good sized common room used mainly for drinking, tv room with Netflix. The hostel even provide free meals on certain days. Enjoyed my stay here and would definitely stay again

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Thank clarko67
LuckyDsHostel, Front Office Manager at Lucky D's Hostel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to let us know that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are always happy to see our guests happy and enjoying themselves :) We are glad to hear that you made use of our facilities and got to enjoy our free dinners. Whether it's taco Tuesdays, Thursday's pasta dinner or all American Sundays... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

I was pretty disappointed with Lucky D's hostel and wanted to write this review to make sure people understand what they will actually be getting. Compared to the other hostels I've stayed in, this place was not very welcoming. The staff was not friendly or helpful. There were no activities/tours to create a social atmosphere or show you around San... More 

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

Hi Steven, Our goal as a hostel is to provide a comfortable, happy, and friendly atmosphere for our guests. We are sad to hear that your stay with us was not more pleasant and enjoyable. Our staff strives to accommodate the needs of our guests as best as they can, however, some nights, especially in the slower winter months, require... More 

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