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The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

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Reviewed 6 days ago

I stayed for one month while supporting our daughter during stressful medical school studies. She lives a few blocks away so the location was convenient, and the hotel is close to stores and restaurants. I received excellent service from everyone, including the front desk, restaurant,...More

1  Thank sfettingeer
Response from Associate-Manag... , Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 days ago

Dear Beth, We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your extended stay with us here at the The Lafayette Hotel during your daughter's medical school studies, and that we were able to exceed your expectations. Many of our guests comment on our ideal...More

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Reviewed January 29, 2018

My wife and I had a wonderful experience at the Lafayette Hotel. We enjoy classic hotels that have character and history. The staff was courteous, friendly, and professional. Our room was clean and very nice. The location of the hotel and the amenities were perfect...More

2  Thank mike s
Response from Stephen F, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded January 31, 2018

Dear Mike We are so happy to have offered you a stay worth returning to! Guests often comment on our unique style, which reflects the glory days of Hollywood; we’re pleased that you did as well. In addition, it is great to hear that our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was super cute! Loved the cabana/bungalow type feel to the rooms. The balconies and patios looking into pool courtyard were very cute. Our room was great for a small group. We had two bathrooms and place for 5 of us to sleep. It...More

Thank Alicia C
Response from Associate-Manag... , Guest Relations Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 1 week ago

Dear Alicia, Thank you for your generous review! We here at The Lafayette take pride in our unique style and charm, and are glad to hear that our location served as a little utopia for your bachelorette party!. Guests often comment on our pool courtyard,...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Lafayette will be our choice when we come to San Diego. Service is outstanding! Melissa at the front desk and Kerri at the Hope restaurant fully contributed to our well-being and comfort. Susana, my partner, had pain in her knee and Melissa immediately offered...More

1  Thank misterwalter
Response from Associate-Manag... , Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Walter, Thank you for your review! We appreciate you taking the time to write about your experience with us. Thanks for your recognizing our unique style which brings back the 'golden age' of Hollywood. We take pride in our work so that we can...More

Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

Great Hotel with an interesting history of Hollywood and Jazz stars staying there! The pool designed by Tarzan (Johnny Weissmuller) is awesome to swim in or relax next to. The Hope restaurant food is delicious: from Fish Tacos to Burgers. Great beers on tap too!More

1  Thank christiandeansampson
Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review! We here at the Lafayette Hotel are happy to hear that you were impressed with the pool area, as well as having a memorable dining experience at The Hope Restaurant! We strive to provide the most comfortable, and relaxing...More

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GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Business Center with Internet Access
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$108 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#9 Green Hotel in San Diego
#24 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
#63 Business Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$108 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#9 Green Hotel in San Diego
#24 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
#63 Business Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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PJ J
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Phillip A | Reviewed this property |
Give them a call. I very much doubt it though. They are very accommodating there. The only unexpected charge is for the parking garage but there’s plenty of street parking at night so that can be avoided too.
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PtcK2012
February 13, 2018|
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Response from David C | Property representative |
No, we don't have a resort fee. Thank you for asking!
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"Definitely poolside. Ground floor if you have kids who will live in the pool, balcony if you don't need..."
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"Third floor of the main building is peaceful and has elevator lift. The room has AC Unit and shaded windows."
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"Poolside, it was quite when we were there, but I think they have parties in the summer"
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"Pool side rooms are the best, worst the extra cost"
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