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The BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU offers an unbeatable San Diego location, close to San Diego State University & Qualcomm Stadium. The hotel features affordable rates and comfortable accommodations. Its also ranked highly on TripAdvisor and is one of the only hotels in San Diego with no hidden fees. We offer a complimentary continental breakfast, Wi-Fi, parking and movies.

Guests of the BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU will find that each spacious accommodation and suite features thoughtful touches to make every stay more comfortable, including a DVD player, complimentary high-speed Internet access, cable satellite television with HBO, ample desk space, coffee/tea maker and an iron and ironing board. For long-term guests, kitchen units with full-sized appliances are available, with special discounts for extended stays.

The hotel is perfect for families looking for value while visiting students at San Diego State University, construction crews wanting weekly and monthly stays, patients visiting nearby Alvarado Hospital or Sharp Grossmont Hospital, and those visiting nearby synagogues and churches.

With so much to explore in San Diego, just hop on the trolley! There are 2 stops less than 1.5 miles away at San Diego State University. Let the trolley whisk you away to Old Town, Little Italy, the Gaslamp Quarter, Qualcomm Stadium, Petco Park, the Convention Center and Tijuana, Mexico. Other attractions around this San Diego hotel include Viejas Arena (formerly Cox Arena), SeaWorld, and the world-famous San Diego Zoo.

Complete your stay by waking up to a complimentary continental breakfast with many kosher items and featuring a variety of morning-time favorites, like make your own waffles, relaxing at the outdoor heated pool with BBQ grill, surfing the web on the lobby computer and using our on-site laundry facility.

Make your next San Diego stay the best yet - book online today and save with the BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU. Enjoy your stay.

Our older, 2 story property with stairs, has a friendly staff, clean rooms and in a quiet area. A Credit Card is required for check-in. No cash accepted. Parking is free, so at times can be limited. Check with us first if you have a large vehicle.

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Location

6474 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego
California
92115-2645
United States
AAA - 2 Diamond

Summary

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Address
6474 El Cajon Boulevard
San Diego
California
92115-2645
United States


What's nearby?

Recreation

  • 1 mile(s) from La Mesa

  • 3 mile(s) from Lemon Grove

  • 5 mile(s) from El Cajon

  • 17 mile(s) from Chula Vista

  • 19 mile(s) from La Jolla

  • 20 mile(s) from Coronado

  • 22 mile(s) from Del Mar

  • 35 mile(s) from Escondido

  • 38 mile(s) from Carlsbad

  • 1 mile(s) from San Diego State University, and Cox Arena




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Reviews

  • TripAdvisor
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 838 traveller reviews
Rating: 5 457
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Clean

24/09/2016 Tim G, Sicamous, Canada

Staff was great. Rooms are very clean. Breakfast is mostly carbs but hard boiled eggs and yogurt are available. Down side is the breakfast area is very small and people were lingering long after eat... more

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A great place to stay in the SDSC area.

23/09/2016 David N, Lincoln, United States

Clean, comfortable, good breakfast, beautiful grounds and the hotel staff are professional. I always stay at this Best Western Hotel when I'm in the area on business. The rooms are clean and quiet a... more

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Excellent stay, small, well kept and very enjoyable

18/09/2016 fuzzypickles013, St. Albert

Had never been to San Diego and after checking out the various hotels and locations on the internet came up with this hotel. We like smaller hotels and this one was perfect for us. Two storey complex,... more

Owner Response
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking time to review us on TripAdvisor! We're delighted to hear your first experience in our beautiful city was a delightful one. As you mentioned we are an older hotel, but we do our best to keep it in the best shape. We are a modest, AAA 2-star rated hotel with a single-minded dedication to consistent service, quality, and value. We offer many free amenities other hotels charge for. We appreciate you mentioning our hotel staff, everyone here from housekeeping, maintenance to the front desk work hard to deliver the best customer service to each guest we encounter. Again, thank you for sharing such great review! We hope to serve you again in the near future! * Book Direct with Us - For the Best Service, Selection, and Value! * Yours in Hospitality, Gilda| Front Office Manager Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites Visit our Hotel Website or Call Us at (800) 545-0778
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Best Western Lamplighter Inn, SDSU

16/09/2016 duane298, San Clemente, California

Our experience was exceptional. The staff from reservations, check-in and maid service can be matched but not exceeded in quality of service. We had a king-sized bedroom with seating area, which was... more

Owner Response
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Customer Care at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Hello Duane298, We appreciate your great review! Our entire staff strives to make our guests stay as welcoming and comfortable as possible. We are all glad to have accomplished this for you during your visit and your words encourage us to keep up the good work. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our mini suite. Having the extra seating area and microwave and mini fridge is always nice, especially if you’re staying for a couple days. We also have kitchen suites that are great for longer stays, call us for more details if you’re interested in staying in one on your next stay. It’s good to see that you found the rate satisfactory. We rate highly with people who want more value for their dollar, such as yourself. Having a complimentary continental breakfast, free parking and free WiFi gives added value for our guests. Again, thank you for the 5 star review! Your experience will help our on-line community here on TripAdvisor see what we’re all about. We hope we can serve you again! Call us direct for best selection, price and service. Yours In Hospitality, Michelle C. | Customer Care Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU Visit our Hotel Website or Call Us at (800) 545-0778
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Lamplighter Inn SD

13/09/2016 Jon B, tustin, United States

This site is well maintained and very comfortable. The staff is pleasant and helpful. We always stay at this location when visiting our daughter at SDSU. It is close to the campus and all of the go... more

Owner Response
BW-Lamplighter-Inn, Front Office Manager at BEST WESTERN Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU, responded to this review
Dear Valued Guest, Thank you sharing your review with us! It's always pleasant to hear were were doing well. I'm glad you found our staff to be very pleasant and helpful, we all work together to provide the best customer service to each and every one of our guest. We are delighted to hear you have stayed with us before, and will continued to do so while your daughter attends SDSU. Just like yourself, we see a lot of SDSU parents through the years. Our location makes it very convenient to get to and from campus with a short 20 minute walk or a 2-3 minute drive. Again, thank you for becoming a loyal customer. We hope to serve you again soon! * Book Direct with Us - For the Best Service, Selection, and Value! * Yours in Hospitality, Gilda P| Front Office Manager Best Western Lamplighter Inn & Suites at SDSU Visit our Hotel Website or Call Us at (800) 545-0778