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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

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6474 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92115-2645 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The location served us well as we were getting our motorcycle serviced in El Cajon. A decent pool area and nice landscaping. We noticed that a child spit in the pool and then had a nosebleed in the pool and we contacted the hotel staff...More

1  Thank Gail E
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed January 27, 2018

I was so pleased to discover how right all the great reviews of this hotel were. I arrived with a suitcase and two large heavy boxes. I had requested a first floor room but was put on the second floor. No problem! Jesse, who checked...More

1  Thank Polli
Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Desk at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded February 10, 2018

Hello Polli, Thank you for your amazing review!! Our staff is simply delighted to hear your positive comments! Our goal is to give our guests superior service as a team and it’s motivating to see that we accomplished this during your stay-so thank you for...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

This hotel is near San Diego State University. The beds are comfortable. We were on the second floor and when someone walked outside the room, our room did shake. Woke me up a couple of times, thinking we were having a small earthquake. I would...More

Thank jhamiter2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

This BW has friendly, helpful staff and our room was comfortable and very quiet. The outside of the inn is going through some refurbishing so it doesn't look as nice on the outside as the room was on the inside. Only complaint is that the...More

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Thank Elaine T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Check in was very easy and the staff wonderful. We liked the location and ease of getting around SD. Our suite was a tad outdated. The carpet was really dirty and the knobs on one of the AC units didn’t work but that did not...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free Parking
Wheelchair access
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$118 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Family Hotel in San Diego
#45 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#84 Business Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$118 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#26 Family Hotel in San Diego
#45 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
#84 Business Hotel in San Diego
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Sarah M
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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Response from SunnyandWarmSD | Property representative |
Thank you for your inquiry. TripAdvisor doesn't allow HTML or website links added to responses, that is why I have added the spaces to the following email address: customercare @ lamplighter-inn . com. Our phone is (800... More
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"No elevator, but upstairs rooms felt safer."
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"If you think this is a choice, forget it! If you think the pictures are normal it's a lie"
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"I would imagine the further you go from the road the quieter it is, but again, we had no real issues."
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"Most rooms are standard motel types. Upgrades include a mini-fridge or kitchenette."
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