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    The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

    2223 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104-1103
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          Reviewed 3 days ago

          Great place for families! The staff is extremely friendly and accommodating. Nothing is too great a problem. They are willing to do whatever it takes to make your stay relaxing and enjoyable. Would definitely return!More

          Thank ewolp
          Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded yesterday

          Thank you for your 5 Star Review! We are glad to hear that you and your family had such a pleasant stay with us here at The Lafayette. Indeed, our staff works hard to give our guests great service, and we appreciate your kind words....More

          Hotel's Favorite
          Reviewed March 16, 2017

          We booked The Lafayette because of the New York Times article, "36 Hours in San Diego." The updated "motel-style" rooms are large -our 2nd floor room overlooked the pool with our own balcony. The pool is 25 meters, perfect for laps, plus has a 7ft...More

          2  Thank SueKarJul
          Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded March 17, 2017

          Dear Sue, We are so happy that the NYT article led you to the Lafayette. Our staff takes great pride in the quality of service provided to our guests, thank you for your kind words. Guests often comment on our ideal location, close to so...More

          Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

          Facts: $100 deposit. $25 early check in. $12/night parking off street lots or underground lot. I reserved 2 bedroom/2 bathroom suite. Old building. Pros: Cool ambiance of old times. Pool is central, social, and huge. Cons: Can be noisy with scheduled events. Felt like a...More

          Thank Heidi S
          Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded yesterday

          Dear Heidi, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are happy that you enjoyed key aspect of your stay with us. However, we are sorry to hear about the combination of issues you faced during your stay. Customer satisfaction is our top priority, and...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Great pool, bar, and atmosphere. Close to everything by walk or quick LYFT/UBER. Need to work on check in/out protocol. Would have rated 5 stars except for it taking probably 20 minutes for both check-in & out due to confusion with my reservation (their error,...More

          Thank RobertMtn
          Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 6 days ago

          Dear Robert, Thank you for your review and feedback. We are happy that you appreciated our ideal location in San Diego, and thanks for the shout-out for our epic 'Weissmuller Pool'! We also appreciate your feedback regarding the check-in process. We will be sure to...More

          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I have stayed at the Lafayette several times due to a photography convention held there and for other work related ventures in the area. It has a fun, nostalgic funky vibe and is conveniently located to major freeways to get around without the by-the-freeway feel....More

          Thank Diana S
          Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 6 days ago

          Dear Diana, Thank you for your review and feedback. We were happy to have you back for the photography convention. Thanks for recognizing the unique style and vibe of the Lafayette. Concerning the noise issue you faced, we really appreciate you bringing it to our...More

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          Amenities
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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Business Center with Internet Access
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Conference Facilities
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Pool
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          • Bar/Lounge
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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          • $126 - $291 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #9 Green Hotel in San Diego
          • #12 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
          • #63 Business Hotel in San Diego
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          • Suites ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 133
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          Colin T
          How much is charged for the security deposit at this hotel?
          April 21, 2017|
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          Response from David C | Property representative |
          The security deposit is $100 per day for standard rooms and $200 per day for larger/deluxe rooms.
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          Annette M
          Is there an iron and ironing board in the room
          April 5, 2017|
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          Response from David C | Property representative |
          Hi Annette, thank you for reaching out. Yes, all of our rooms are equipped with an iron and ironing board. Please let me know if you have any other questions! We look forward to welcoming you here, The Lafayette Management
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          Annette M
          Is there an iron and ironing board in the room
          April 5, 2017|
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          Response from DanielDiNicola | Reviewed this property |
          Not sure--I didn't need either
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          "Upstairs quieter than downstairs. Try not to get a room above the attached bar/restaurant or you'll smell..."
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