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The Sofia Hotel

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“gaslamp district”(189 reviews)
“rooms are small”(89 reviews)
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We loved our stay at the Sofia - what a great location! The staff was super helpful; the gym was small but well-stocked; and the restaurant was lovely. We chose it because the price combined with location was perfect!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Has that old charm we were looking for. Great location just a few blocks from all the action. Enjoyed our stay, will stay here again. Just a few blocks from the train station, found there is plenty of transportation available.

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Thank Marc M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Several of my colleagues and I booked late for a conference at the SD Convention Center. We 'missed out' on the convenience of some of the larger, closer hotels and decided to stay at the Sofia. Aside from the size of the room, I couldn't...More

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Thank mhausser
Reviewed 6 days ago

I recently stayed on business and when I checked in I gave them one of my debit cards temporarily until I could get in touch with our staff assistant to see why the room wasn't already paid for. The next day I asked them to...More

Thank Troy T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff were extremely helpful -- provided maps and shuttle schedule upon arrival. Room was clean and service was great. The price was a bit high, but so were all the other options given the conference taking place. I would certainly stay here again if...More

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Bar/Lounge
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Meeting Rooms
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Air Conditioning
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US$163 - US$353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#51 Business Hotel in San Diego
#59 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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US$163 - US$353 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#51 Business Hotel in San Diego
#59 Romantic Hotel in San Diego
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Pinkfizzer
15 January 2018|
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Response from Garethmb | Reviewed this property |
I believe they require a credit card which is pretty much standard now at all hotels. You can ask but it has been our experiences that all hotels pretty much require a card now.
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gillod
31 August 2017|
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Response from I_Am_Guy_Incognito | Reviewed this property |
I did...small one.
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Danielle B
1 August 2017|
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Response from Raoul9466 | Reviewed this property |
I would think it is about a 20 minute ride.
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"great views in gaslamp district"
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"All rooms are the same with walk-in showers so don't look for a room with a bathtub"
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