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The Sofia Hotel

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“gaslamp district”(185 reviews)
“horton plaza”(92 reviews)
“rooms are small”(88 reviews)
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3.5 Star Hotel
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5 Mar6 Mar
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

The staff was so helpful and it just made the stay so pleasant. Rooms are very clean a little small but a great bargain . Location is fantastic you can walk lots of places. The only thing is the parking is a little high, $36...More

Thank gardenerlove
Reviewed 3 January 2018

The room itself is pretty small. We only stayed one night so this was okay for us. It is walking distance to Gaslamp district. Lots of close restaurants and about 5-10 minute drive to the marina.The hotel has more of dark and heavy vibe. Not...More

Thank Samantha H
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Nice hotel, good location, nice staff. I enjoyed the free bike rentals and rode to Balboa Park. Everything at the hotel was as promised, no surprises, which is always a good thing. The bed was pretty firm and the pillows were far too large so...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

I stayed at the hotel for five days participating in a conference at the Sheraton Hotel at the Marina. The location is perfect near the famous gaslamp quarter with a lot of nice restaurants. It is located just next to the Horton Plaza, which was...More

Thank gottrup_friis
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Place is clean and the staff is friendly. Happy hour at the Bar is great deal. cant beat the location. Liked the Size of the beds and the view was very nice also. Hotel is very clean and the Yoga was great.

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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
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
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Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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US$161 - 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$161 - 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
Room types
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 for a room overlooking back of building. It is quieter than facing Broadway st."
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