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BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

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6474 El Cajon Blvd., San Diego, CA 92115
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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Every member of the staff went out of their way to ensure our comfort, satisfaction, and unique needs. The family suite was ideal, including 2 Queen beds, a pull out sofa, and a kitchen with microwave and full size fridge. On site parking is included, as is a free breakfast room with bagels, make your own waffles, yogurts, and fruit

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Thank ShineVarghese
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Hello Shine Varghese, It was our pleasure assisting you and your family during your visit to San Diego. In fact, over the years, our staff has become quite familiar with the Orthodox traditions, since so many in your community come to visit the local synagogue and stay with us. We do what we can to make all our guests feel... More 

La Mesa, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

nice hotel - more of a motel, but still comfortable. Quiet. Parking is a little small but in San Diego that's usually the case. The beds were very comfortable and clean. I would definitely stay here again. If there were a "Motel" classification, it'd give it a 5 Star Motel rating.

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Calgary, Alberta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As seniors, we desire a quiet pleasant location. This hotel fulfilled these requirements. The room was adequately large, the bed was comfortable and the overall atmosphere was relaxing. Had this been a little warmer time of year, we would have used the heated swimming pool.

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Thank Kenneth T
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Kenneth T, Thank you for sharing your experience with The Trip Advisor Community. Many of our future guest’s read the reviews to find the best hotel for their needs. We are glad to hear that are hotel fulfilled your requirements. Best Western Lamplighter Inn is on the smaller side but are rooms are very spacious and the landscaping is... More 

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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After searching for reasonable lodging near airport, I found this gem about 15 (by car). Nice, clean, quiet hotel near SD University. Room include free breakfast, although a bit skimpy, but better than others. FREE PARKING! Lots of restaurants, bars, shops within walking distance. I'll certainly stay here on future SD trips.

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Thank George A
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear George A, We would like to take the time to thank you for letting us know about your experience while staying at our hotel. It makes us happy that we made a new loyal guest. Whenever you choose to visit San Diego again we would be more than happy to assist you with your reservations. Our hotel strives for... More 

Paso Robles, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff are always friendly and accommodating. The hotel is convenient to the areas we like to visit while in the San Diego area. The rooms are well maintained and clean. Have not experienced any real problems or issues in any of out stays at this hotel.

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Thank Robert C
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Robert C, We are so grateful for loyal guests, such as yourself. Our entire staff strives to give the best service possible along with, spotless, well maintained rooms, just as you mentioned, and we thank you for sharing this with our on-line community here on Trip Advisor. Many of our guests stay with us when visiting family that live... More 

Elk Grove, California, United States
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43 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've been staying at this hotel since my son began attending SDSU in 2012. I visit at least 3 times a year. The hotel is consistently clean and the staff is exceptionally courteous and kind. The breakfast is a great value and it is so convenient to campus and events (like graduation), that I think it's worth it's pretty reasonable... More 

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear ThreeRivers944, We are so happy that you found us and have been such a loyal guest over the past several years! We enjoy seeing you and chatting with you during your visits. You are always so pleasant! Thank you for your 5 star review! We love that you took the time out of your busy schedule to share your... More 

Lawrenceville, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The facility and Staff are top notch. Can't say enough nice things about the Front Office Manager, Gilda Prado! The grounds are well maintained and the rates are reasonable. Zero Road noise. I asked that upon our arrival, my daughter would have a welcome home fruit basket waiting for her after being overseas in the U.S. Military. Wonderful basket and... More 

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing such kind review with our Trip Advisor community. I'm delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We completed what we strive to provide to all guest, cleanliness, genuine hospitality, quality accommodation and comfort, all at an affordable price. It was great pleasure to have had you as our guest and I... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice suite and very reasonable price. Close to good restaurants. Couch folded out for girls. Queen bed comfortable. Bathroom small but updated. Adorable kitchen with stove and fridge. Walked need door to Tokyo for dinner. Fun spot. Good family hotel. Breakfast 6am to 10am

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Hello Rebecca G, Thank you for choosing to stay at our little hotel! We are so glad you enjoyed one of our studio suites. They are quite comfortable and great for longer stays, especially with little ones. Tokyo Sushi is one of the many local eateries near our hotel. We have a list of staff recommended restaurants available at the... More 

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24 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our experience here was very good. The staff were helpful and friendly. The room was clean. I expected it to hear more road noise as it is located on a busy street but was pleasantly surprised. The breakfast was nicely presented with a good selection (waffles, oatmeal, toast, bagels, cold cereal, muffins, Danish, coffee, tea, orange juice, apple juice). There... More 

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BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Dalya, Thank you for sharing your experience with the Trip Advisor Community. We are happy to know you found our rooms spotless clean and the breakfast to be a great selection for you and your family. For your future visit, we offer Free DVD rentals which are available at the Front Desk. We try are best to give guest... More 

Brea, CA, United States
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our experience at the hotel was great. Clean facility, next to San Diego State University so there were a lot of eating choices. The staff was friendly. Would recommend. Having access to a kitchen was great. The kitchen was not fully stocked but we were lucky we brought the essentials we needed.

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Thank Jean C
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review

Dear Jean C, Thank you for sharing your review with our Trip Advisor community; we greatly appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts and experiences while visiting us in San Diego. We are happy to hear having access to a kitchen was helpful during your stay. Our goal is to make our guests feel like this is their... More 

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