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    The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

    2223 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104-1103
    (619) 273-5789
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    • Average9%
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I stayed in room 55 for three nights in early November while visiting the area. It's an older hotel and this shows in various little ways, but overall it is well cared for. The staff is friendly and helpful, and the common areas are very...More

    1  Thank Julia_Houston
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Julia, We are glad to hear that you had a good stay with us overall. Our staff takes pride in the positive feedback we often receive from guests, and so we are happy to read that they took good care of you. Guests often...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had a good weekend stay at The Lafayette Hotel in San Diego. The hotel has a lot of charm and uniqueness to the grounds with lots of history. The pool area is a great layout and really easy to enjoy yourself. My daughter loved...More

    Thank Zoesdad
    Response from Stephen F, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review! We are glad to hear that you had a most pleasant stay with us. Guests often comment on our Weissmuller pool and our unique style, and we’re pleased that you and your daughter enjoyed those aspects of our location as...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    My husband and I stayed here for 2 nights (Friday and Saturday) at the beginning of November as part of our honeymoon. Overall it was a good stay. The pool area of this hotel is very nice. Has a bit of a Caribbean/relaxed feel to...More

    Thank Kaitlyn221
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 10 November 2017

    Dear Kaitlyn, We appreciate you taking the time to write your review! We are glad to hear that you had a pleasant stay with us overall. Our staff takes pride in the positive feedback we often receive from guests, and so we are happy to...More

    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    It's an older hotel but don't let that fool you. It has a boutique vibe and is totally laid back and awesome. The ambiance is great and the staff are excellent. Classic, clean and worth the booking. Plan to spend a day at the pool....you...More

    Thank 588darcik
    Response from Stephen F, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 November 2017

    Dear Darcik, Your review made our day! We are pleased to hear that you had such a pleasant stay with us here at the The Lafayette. It always makes us happy when our guests appreciate our unique style and vibe, so thanks for mentioning that....More

    Reviewed 28 October 2017

    We had a pleasant brunch overlooking the pool and "swim club" and its variety of participants. My girlfriend accidentally left her charge card with the bill and when I called to pick it up, I was met with the most unhelpful and mean attitude for...More

    Thank airbrush
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 31 October 2017

    Hi there, thank you for your feedback and for staying with us. We're sorry to hear about your experience and would like to learn more and make things right. Will you please contact us directly? Our Front Office Manager can be reached at aimee@lafayettehotelsd.com or...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$102 - US$213 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #8 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #63 Business Hotel in San Diego
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    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    Colin T
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from David C | Property representative |
    The security deposit is $100 per day for standard rooms and $200 per day for larger/deluxe rooms.
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    Annette M
    5 April 2017|
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    Response from David C | Property representative |
    Hi Annette, thank you for reaching out. Yes, all of our rooms are equipped with an iron and ironing board. Please let me know if you have any other questions! We look forward to welcoming you here, The Lafayette Management
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    Annette M
    5 April 2017|
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    Response from DanielDiNicola | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure--I didn't need either
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    Room Tips
    "Balcony room with pool view is epic!"
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    "Pool view rooms can get a lot of noise, rooms close to lobby offer easy access to the rest of the hotel"
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    "Poolside rooms are the place to party! The second floor will offer a poolside feel with a little more privacy."
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    "Spend the extra and get a room that opens up on to the pool deck. The ambiance is amazing."
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