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La Pensione

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“rooms are small”(45 reviews)
“farmers market”(29 reviews)
“india street”(18 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsrooms are smallfarmers marketindia streetlittle italygreat locationcoffee shop next doorquaint hotelnoise from the streetunderground parkingbudget hoteltrolley stationbalboa parkeach morningrestaurants and barsgaslamp districtqueen bedclose to the airport
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Reviewed 14 October 2014

If you love boutique hotels this is one you need to stay in. It's in the heart of little Italy so you are surrounded by outdoor cafes, nearby trolley for a ride to the gas lamp and even a pub on the opposite corner. Downstairs...More

Thank philandliz
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 31 October 2014

Wow - sounds like you definitely made the most of our location and explored a ton during your stay. Thank you for staying with us and for leaving us your review. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 13 October 2014

La Pensione Hotel is a quaint hotel with hospitable employees. There aren't very many frills, but the two small cafés below the hotel and courtyard made it well worth the stay. The housekeeper was very good. We didn't have any complaints. We particularly liked the...More

Thank 807Roberta
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 31 October 2014

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and for leaving us your review! We're glad you had a fun stay and I hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 October 2014

I am always in San Diego for work and when I do stay here i love staying at Boutique style hotels. The rooms were very cute and small and right in little italy with Nappizza and Cafe Italia right down stairs. BUT the reason this...More

Thank travelingchik22
Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 31 October 2014

I applaud your decision to make boutique hotels your home when traveling - they're packed with character that the larger hotels can't match. Thank you for staying with us and for leaving us the review. Can you tell me more? What poor customer service did...More

Reviewed 1 October 2014

If you like the Hotels in New York, you'll enjoy this hotel. Our room was small but very cute. Just a few steps away, you can get the best cappuccino, and sit in the hotels courtyard. It's in the heart of Little Italy, where you...More

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Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 31 October 2014

Thanks for choosing to stay with us and for leaving us the review. Yes - we love being savvy with our space, just like our fellow boutique hotels in New York. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 September 2014

We stayed here on a Friday night while attending a play at the San Diego Civic Theater. The proximity to the theater was excellent. We paid $7.00 for a cab ride there and walked back. It was all flat streets with many people out and...More

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Response from Marc H, General Manager at La PensioneResponded 30 September 2014

Thanks for staying with us on your night out in downtown San Diego! Each room and all common areas have Wifi (and all rooms have hardwired internet access, as well). Were you just not able to log on? It's the first screen that pops up...More

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Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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US$119 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$119 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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