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    The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

    2223 El Cajon Boulevard, San Diego, CA 92104-1103
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    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    Stayed in a suit and were more than pleased with how we were treated and all of the facilities. The hotel is not new but is well maintained. They use the varied and interesting history as an attraction which we enjoyed. The pool was very...More

    Thank rcjanzen
    Response from Steven M, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 6 January 2017

    We are happy that you were pleased your stay! Thank you for your review! We work hard to maintain our unique style and charm, different for the chain hotels. We are always pleased to get feedback on it from guests. Our staff takes pride in...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

    "Vintage" not, worn,dirty and drabby better defines it. It was rainy when we got there, there's no heat in the lobby. Really cold and damp. The furniture and decor in the lobby is dirty and faded, the umbrellas hanging from the ceiling are full of...More

    Thank Jo Ann S
    Response from Steven M, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 6 January 2017

    Dea Jo Ann, I am sorry that you were not completely satisfied with your stay. We will be sure to address your comments at our next management meeting, because our guests' experience is of the utmost importance to us. We do hope you will visit...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    The staff was very accomodating. Ronan at the front desk was very welcoming when I checked in and took care of our every need. We have been coming to the LaFayette for the past few New Year's Eve parties and it gets better every year....More

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    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 January 2017

    Thank you for your review! We are happy to hear about your fun experience staying with us here at The Lafayette. Our New Year’s Eve parties are indeed a blast, and we are glad you’re a repeat attendant! Your recommendation means a lot to us,...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    Quaint, vintage, great value. Staff was very friendly. Perfect get a way in a boutique hotel! Love the pool area. Great coffee in the lobby in the AM. Close to action in North Park. Parking r also able compared to down town. Was quiet during...More

    Thank pscdk
    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 January 2017

    Thank you for your review! We are so pleased to hear about your second positive experience with us here at The Lafayette. Our staff works hard to give our guests a great quality of stay, and we will be sure to pass your kind words...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    We stayed here while visiting our SDSU daughter who lives in Hillcrest. We loved our pool view balcony rooms and could chat with family between balconies. The warm pool was the perfect way to relax and we ate twice (Happy Hour/Dinner and Brunch) at the...More

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    Response from David C, Manager at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & BungalowsResponded 4 January 2017

    Dear Diana, Thank you for your review! We are glad that you had a pleasant stay with us here at The Lafayette. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed the pool and balcony areas, they are favorite features of our and we always appreciate...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • 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
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$124 - US$335 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #9 Green Hotel in San Diego
    • #12 Best Value Hotel in San Diego
    • #63 Business Hotel in San Diego
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 133
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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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    5 April 2017|
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    Response from DanielDiNicola | Reviewed this property |
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    Room Tips
    "If you get a bungalow ask for the room on the 50's side it gets less sun in the mornings and has..."
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    "Most hotel have great policy regarding to noise, do not wait till last day as we did to complain to front desk"
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    "Stay in the bungalow if it is a family trip"
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    "If you want to experience the pool and pool parties, choose a poolside room--they're very close and have..."
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