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Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU

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All reviewssan diego state universityel cajon blvdbreakfast roomhard boiled eggsfull kitchenfamily suitebest westernsmake your own wafflesnice poolwaffle makergreat place to stayclean roomsyogurtheated poolthe san diego areahotel staywould definitely stay here again
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Reviewed 12 June 2015

We had a reservation for multiple nights during the week; upon check-in, they gave me a free upgrade to a suite, which was perfect for our family! The hotel is clean and the room was quiet and comfortable. The staff was really friendly too. It's...More

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Response from SunnyandWarmSD, Front Office Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 14 July 2015

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing such a wonderful review with our TripAdvisor community. I am delighted to hear we completed what we strive to provide for all guests; clean rooms, genuine hospitality, quality accommodations and comfort, all at an affordable price. We’re delighted...More

Reviewed 7 June 2015

The hotel is in a great area, close to all. The service was great, and I plan to stay there next time I come to SD. I like that it is family friendly, and is so accessible. I have stayed thre several times and found...More

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Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 8 June 2015

Meri J, Thanks for great Review! We do have many families stay with us, along with parents of SDSU students as well as foreign vacationers. A very good mix. I was happy to see that you are going to be a returning guest, for us...More

Reviewed 6 June 2015

we use this motel exclusively when we visit our son at San Diego State University. They offer 10% discount against various options, like AAA, AARP, parents of students, etc... we love the complimentary breakfast, which opens early and altho we prefer no maid service during...More

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Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 7 June 2015

Paula H., Thanks for reviewing us, and for the loyalty. As you mentioned it is just a short trip from our hotel to San Diego State University. Many parents and friends of the SDSU stay with us on a regular basis. Especially recently with the...More

Reviewed 6 June 2015

We were very pleased with our stay at the Best Western Lamplighters and Suites on El Cajon. The staff and management were very friendly and provided great service. We had to extend our stay on two occasions and the General Manager was very instrumental in...More

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Thank Kathleen M
Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 7 June 2015

Hello Kathleen M., It was a pleasure being able to accommodate your family during your visit to San Diego. Unexpected things can happen and I am glad we were able to provide you with the length of stay you needed. We appreciate your taking the...More

Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

BEST WESTERN LAMPLIGHTER INN This hotel gives you all the basics and more! They are located on a busy commercial street with tons of quality ethnic restaurants that we enjoyed. Also grocery stores, drug stores, fast food, gas stations, etc. were all conveniently located. It...More

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Response from BW-Lamplighter-Inn, General Manager at Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSUResponded 1 June 2015

Thank you "LoobyLibby" Wow, it was great to read your review, as you found out for many people we are not only a great bargain, but have a lot to offer. As you mentioned we are not in a tourist area, but it is a...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Air Conditioning
Microwave
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Pool
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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US$120 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#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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US$120 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#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
21 March 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
27 June 2017|
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Hi, I am renting airbnb for my extended stay in San Diego
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2 January 2017|
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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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