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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

6474 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115-2645
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The Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites (a AAA 2-diamond hotel) is conveniently located 3/4 miles from San Diego State University, and only 15 minutes from Downtown, the San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park. Many of the rooms include kitchen facilities, making this the ideal place for an extended stay. Amenities include: complimentary expanded continental breakfast, free Wi-Fi and parking, and heated outdoor pool, Children 12 and under stay free. Pet friendly.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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56Somewhat walkable
Grade: 56 out of 100
17Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
1Attractionwithin 0.25 miles
Contact
6474 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115-2645
Getting there
San Diego Intl Airport8 mi
Rodriguez Airport16 mi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The hotel is comfortable and is the nicest in the area. Gilda, the office manager is amazing and will take care of anything you need. The hotel was being renovated when we stayed there but it was not noisy and was not disruptive.

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Lucas W
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We came here for move-in weekend at SDSU and stayed in a one bedroom suite. Perfect. Enough space for the 3 of us and all the luggage and BB&B stuff we bought for the dorm. The hotel is very close to SDSU, BB&B, Target and...More

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Date of stay: August 2018
3  Thank Carole R
Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded September 19, 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with us, and for becoming a loyal member. I'm delighted to hear you will continue to stay with us while visiting your son in San Diego. As you mentioned, our location is...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice family suits, friendly staff, clean rooms and public areas, smooth operation even during construction, free breakfast with room is always nice, options for laundry are convenient, inroom internet easy to use

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a Best Western, not a Westin. Walls are thin, there's a chemical smell in the air, and the Wi-Fi wouldn't connect, but the water pressure in the bathroom was excellent and I felt safe for my one night here.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank betterinblack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

For a conference at the convention center but a bit far away. Uber was convenient at about $17-22 for each trip. It was at a quiet location. Nearby there were many restaurants near universities. Breakfast was convenient and delicious. Staff members were friendly and very...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Huijie F
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flowergold
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Abc123386 | Reviewed this property |
Not far at all, about 20 mins drive.
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Derek S
June 26, 2017|
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Response from mikeNdenver | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am renting airbnb for my extended stay in San Diego
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COLIN G
January 2, 2017|
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"Rooms at the end are very quiet."
SaulVilla
Nov 7, 2018
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"If taking your luggage up and down stairs will be an issue, request a first-floor room. There's no..."
DebbiesOnTheRoad
Oct 28, 2018
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"No elevator, but upstairs rooms felt safer."
508avtark
Apr 14, 2018
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"If you think this is a choice, forget it! If you think the pictures are normal it's a lie"
Dannie_G31
Feb 25, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$93 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan Diego
NUMBER OF ROOMS
61
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