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La Pensione

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  • Average16%
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  • Terrible5%
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All reviewsrooms are smallfarmers marketindia streetlittle italygreat locationcoffee shop next doorquaint hotelnoise from the streetunderground parkingtrolley stationbudget hotelbalboa parkeach morningrestaurants and barsgaslamp districtqueen bedclose to the airport
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Reviewed 11 March 2015

Just a 5 minute taxi ride from the airport ($12) and you are right in the heart of Little Italy. The room is smallish, but the bathroom is very clean and updated. We even had a view of the Harbor from our 3rd floor room....More

Thank Roger H
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 18 March 2015

You're right, location trumps all! Thanks for staying with us and leaving us a review. Ballast Point is one of my personal favorite spots to go too, so good choice. We hope we'll see you again soon!

Reviewed 4 March 2015

La Pensione is a good place to stay and well-located, but the room is somewhat stripped. There is no alarm clock, no coffee maker, no microwave, and no tissues. The room itself was perfectly comfortable, the bathroom was modern, the internet was fine, but having...More

1  Thank foodlover507
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 18 March 2015

Hello, first off, thank you so much for choosing to stay with us. Most of all, thanks for taking the time to offer your feedback. We love hearing it. We're considered one of the most affordable, boutique hotels in San Diego, mainly because of our...More

Reviewed 2 March 2015

Ahh, Little Italy in the middle of San Diego and La Pensione in the middle of Little Italy. Awesome location central to everything that is good about the Little Italy section of San Diego, and a short walk to the waterfront. Our modest 4th floor...More

Thank MikePet
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 18 March 2015

"Little Italy in the middle of San Diego and La Pensione in the middle of Little Italy" - I like that! Thanks for the kudos and for giving us feedback on the sloooooow elevator. Thanks for staying with us. We're happy you had such a...More

Reviewed 25 February 2015

We stayed at this quaint boutique hotel for the 2nd time recently and enjoyed it as much as we enjoyed it the first time. Its location is really quite perfect for enjoying everything about Little Italy, the waterfront, the wonderful restaurants, bakeries, Italian deli's, and...More

Thank Rosetta4352
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 18 March 2015

You are a pro traveler and it shows! It sounds like you had a wonderful experience exploring Little Italy and all that was nearby. Thanks for choosing to stay with us and for the lovely review. Javier and the rest of the team hope to...More

Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

Top marks for staff and location. The guy on the desk was really helpful. The hotel was decent, no complaints. Great for the price. Loved Little Italy and was glad we chose to stay there over the Gaslamp area.

1  Thank tanbanmorris
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 18 March 2015

We're happy you decided to stay in Little Italy versus the Gaslamp Quarter too. LI is definitely a cool find and we're thankful you chose to stay with us!

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Robert A
20 February 2017|
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No pets are permitted in the guest rooms.
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Fiona H
31 January 2017|
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Response from Marc H | Property representative |
Home Plate Cleaners is one block west of the hotel on Kettner Blvd.. The hotel doesn't have a guest laundry. We suggest using Uber or Lyft for all your San Diego transfers. Second option would be to purchase a "Compass... More
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AsteriasNorCal
22 November 2016|
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Response from TommoTravels | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can access it, step-free, from another street and there are elevators to all floors.
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"The very top floor, I believe 4th floor is the best."
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"Request 4th floor, harbor view."
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"There is construction going on across the street so there is a lot of noise during the day."
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"Tip - double double queen on 4th floor - trust me"
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