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Reviewed November 28, 2014

We stayed at Lucky D's for 4 weeks in August and September. It really has the best location you can hope for, if want to experience downtown San Diego and the sourrounding area. All the cool bars, clubs and restaurants are just minutes away. The rooms are clean and the Staff is very laid back and create a very good...

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

Thank you so much for the 5 star review. Reviews like these set the bar really high for us. It makes us want to be the best and always keep our guests happy. Being a privately owned business, our biggest asset is our name. We are really happy you enjoyed our location and we hope you got to see everything...

Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Reviewed November 27, 2014

I loved everything!I was there,and i'll come back!!Good price,good food,nice people !!The recepcionist,Laura,is very sweet and atencious!When my friends is going to travel to san diego, I recommend the hostel for sure!Thank u guys for all :)

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

Thanks for your future recommendations. If you found our Thanksgiving dinner delicious then you should definitely return for our Xmas Eve feast! Michelle

Moscow, Russia
Reviewed November 26, 2014

Atmosphere in the hostel was cool. They have breakfast and dinner. Every night they organize different activities. Placement of the hostel is great. Thanks to the Michael for the beer and thanks to the girls Anna and Sasha. They show me some beautiful places in San Diego.

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

Thanks for your kind review. Michael loves taking people out to San Diego's craft breweries. You provide a great excuse to drink good beer:) Michelle

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed November 25, 2014

great hostel, cool international flair. Michael is doing great tours to the zoo and Anna, Sasha and Greg are just awesome with directions. Jackie makes awesome waffles. Is right in downtown really close to all the attraction of the city and to the best nightclubs of San Diego

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

Sounds like you made the most of your time in San Diego. Glad we were able to help you in that! Safe travels. Michelle

Reviewed November 25, 2014

My experience at lucky D's was wonderful. It was surprisingly exceptional. This was not because of all the other amazing guest just passing by, but by the service of a staff member named Jessica Ring. Jessica was friendly ,helpful , and insightful about the city. I had a fantastic time not only at the hotel but in the city as...

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

Thanks for your review! We love Jessica too. She will be cooking up a treat Xmas morning if you can return... possibly Bacon & French toast... May be a few Mimosas going around too... Come on back, you know you want to:)

San Diego, California
Reviewed November 25, 2014 via mobile

I have stayed at Lucky Ds many times and loved it. This time around I had a day off work and I was invited to go on the free beer tour by Michael. I had a great time, seeing parts of San Diego I had never been to before. The breweries we visited were amazing. Overall, Lucky Ds is an...

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

Thank you so much for the positive feedback. We're glad you enjoyed the beed tour. San Diego is now famous for its beer. Thank you for the shoutout to michael. We will pass it on.

Reviewed November 24, 2014

Great location in downtown San Diego! Blocks away from the gaslamp district! The staff is awesome too! Everyone was very helpful especially Michael, greg, Anna and sasha! They were alway Willing to help and even showed me around! Michael took me to an awesome beer tour in downtown. I'll def go back! Prost!!!

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

Thank you for the kind words and shoutouts to our staff. We will pass it on. Many thanks

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed November 24, 2014

This Hostel is the place to be if you're in San Diego! Been there a couple times and everybody is so friendly. Such good memories! The price is cheap and often includes some sweet meals. I want to thanks Michael Fiedler, Anna Karpova and Alexandra Vinogradova whos been working there and doing such a great job. Lucky D's hostel is...

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This is so nice. Good reviews are what we live for. Thank you.

Reviewed November 22, 2014

Great Place to stay, lovely facilities, great employees who are always willing to cater to your needs, the trip was definitely worth it thanks to this place I will be back. And a very special thank you to David McHugh, you were a BIG help!

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

We are very pleased you enjoyed our hostel and our facilities. We hope yo see you again soon. Thank you for the shoutout to Dave. We will pass it on. Cheers. -Hamza

Reviewed November 22, 2014

I had a great stay at Lucky D's great location for what i was looking for, awesome price and David (if i remember his name correctly, im sure it was David) was awesome, extremely helpful and nice guy, was good to have a conversation with, defiantly will recommend staying here!

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Thank you for the positive feedback. We do our best to keep our rates reasonable, and our goal is give our guests the best value for their money. Again thank you for the kind words. Cheers, -Hamza

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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: $35 - $98 (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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“If you can, ask for rooms on the side of the kitchen / bathrooms.”
shimishredel, 1 week ago | Read review
“414 - private and near 2 v. clean BRs. Thin walls; window opens above kitchen/common area, but didn't bother me.”
chloeshanley, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“4th floor rooms most quiet but only private rooms available, no elevator”
CTWB, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“No elevators available.”
kevinbX6435NJ, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“avoid rooms facing 8th ave unless you like to spectate as homeless folk argue about minor incidents of disrespect”
HumanVector, Feb 7, 2017 | Read review
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