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Premium Room, 1 King Bed, Poolside
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premium Room, Pool View
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Premium Room, 2 Queen Beds, Pool View
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Premium Room, 2 Queen Beds, Poolside
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Bungalow, 3 Bedrooms
1 King Bed, 1 Queen Bed, 2 Twin Beds and 1 Twin Futon
Room sleeps 7 guests
(up to 7 children)
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Single Room, 1 King Bed, Accessible
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 2 children)
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Luxury Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Patio
2 Queen Beds
Room sleeps 5 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Family Suite
1 King Bed and 1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 4 children)
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Luxury Suite, 1 King Bed with Sofa bed, Patio
1 King Bed and 1 Twin Sofa Bed
Room sleeps 3 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Bungalow, 2 Bedrooms
1 Double Bed 1 King Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
3.5-star San Diego hotel in University Heights, near Balboa Park

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
24-hour business center
Laundry facilities

With a stay at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows, you'll be centrally located in San Diego, within a 5-minute drive of Balboa Park and San Diego Zoo. This hotel is 3.8 mi (6.2 km) from Old Town San Diego State Park and 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from Hotel Circle.

Make yourself at home in one of the 133 guestrooms featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms feature shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads and designer toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities including an outdoor pool and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

Enjoy American cuisine at HOPE 46, a poolside restaurant which features a bar/lounge and a pool view. You can also stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the poolside bar. Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 11:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, express check-out, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in San Diego? This hotel has facilities measuring 15000 square feet (1394 square meters), including a conference center. Self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

2223 El Cajon Blvd, San Diego, CA 92104

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. A computer station is located on site and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A 24-hour business center is on site at this 3.5-star property. Event facilities measuring 15000 square feet (1394 square meters) include a conference center. This business-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows has designated areas for smoking.

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Number of poolside bars - 1
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Express check-out
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Year Built - 1946
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Computer station
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1394
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • ATM/banking
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • 24-hour business center
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 15000
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Conference center
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 133
  • Television in common areas
  • Number of buildings/towers - 5
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows offers 133 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and safes. 37-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This San Diego hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary weekday newspapers; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Free local calls
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Free weekday newspaper
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • LCD TV
  • iPod docking station
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Towels provided
  • Bedsheets provided
  • Soap
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet paper

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:00 AM and 11:30 AM.

HOPE 46 - This poolside restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available. Happy hour is offered.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible fitness center
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Check-in time ends at 11:00 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per day.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host; the provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Club; cash is not accepted

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed

Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession, within the meaning of article 155 of the French Tax Code. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and Diners Club. Cash is not accepted. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-out is available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch and dinner. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

One child stays free

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

Service animals are allowed

Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Temperature checks are not available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Property follows sanitization practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are available

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch

Individually-wrapped food options are available for dinner

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: USD 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 11.00 and USD 16.00 for adults, USD 7 and USD 7 for children (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 22 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Early check-in fee: USD 25.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

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We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-out is available.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for lunch and dinner.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of SafeStay (AHLA - USA).

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