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The Sofia Hotel

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Reviewed 21 September 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights. Really enjoyed the hotel, we stayed in a suite which had a separate living area. Free wifi which was good for contacting home. Nice staff. Would recommended as close to everything and public transport

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Reviewed 21 September 2013

Stayed here for two nights in the fall 2012 an loved the hotel. Everything was great except the size of the room we had. We had a 2 king bed room and there was hardly any space left to move around in the room. No...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2013

Friendly and helpful service at check in. Valet service was excellent although to keep a car at the hotel was an additional $30/day. Rooms are on the smaller side but the Sofia is a historical building and they are nicely appointed. They offer two bottled...More

Thank Patti G
Reviewed 10 September 2013

My husband & I live in San Diego 45 min north. We came down town for a Saturday night & our anniversary. We picked this hotel for its location and price. To me the price was still to much to pay but most of San...More

2  Thank Burlison5
Reviewed 10 September 2013 via mobile

The Sophia is in a nice location about 5/6 blocks from the gas lamp area we were headed to. The valet is good $30 cost but have a text feature where you text them and your car will be ready within 5 min. This was...More

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Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$160 - US$394 (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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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$160 - US$394 (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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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"All rooms are the same with walk-in showers so don't look for a room with a bathtub"
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"Best city views are to the front of the hotel (the rear overlooks a car park)."
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"Ask to face away from building under construction."
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"Ask for a room overlooking back of building. It is quieter than facing Broadway st."
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