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500 West Hotel San Diego Downtown

500 West Broadway, San Diego City Center, San Diego (CA), United States 92101 (Show on map)

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Area: San Diego City Center Number of Rooms: 258

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Katherine R. Couples Australia, May 19, 2015
Filthiest carpet I've ever seen

Cheapest in town, the building is cool.
The carpet was soooo gross it made the whole room feel dirty. Even though the bed seemed clean. There was a cockroach running over the little fridge. The Grand Cafe (in the same building) had a notice up saying they were closed because of the 18-month building restoration project happening in August. I hope the hotel is being fixed up too.. it has huge potential!
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Lee M. Solo travelers United Kingdom, April 28, 2015
Hostel masquerading as a hotel

The location, the price and the lobby.
The room was a rickety bunk bed with no bathroom. This was a hostel not a hotel at all, very misleading. The bathroom was disgusting. The hotel didn't let us leave luggage for a few hours, so we had to carry heavy suitcases around. Would definitely not recommend to a friend.
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Kirk C. Solo travelers United States of America, April 22, 2015
Hostel life

Location, price, ease of booking.
Perfect for a solo traveler lookin for a place to stay. It's no frills, but it's not supposed to be. Bathrooms are shared but I've never had. A problem getting one. Def recommend this to anyone on the go.
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Jenny K. Families with older children Venezuela, August 11, 2014
Excellent location

Location & staff
The location is the best.
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Gunther O. Solo travelers Mexico, June 1, 2014
slightly below expectations

central location, professional staff, affordable prices
The 500 West Hotel commands a very good location on West Broadway (across the street from the Westin and a couple blocks from Sante Fe station). Access to the airport is quick and convenient on the 992 Bus ($2.25 USD each way). The hotel is an antique building with a pretty facade and operates as a hostel with private and shared rooms. I reserved an individual room that was acceptably spacious and provided a medium closet. The room had a small-screen TV and telephone. Overall, it was clean and comfortable - although lighting could have been better. The shared bathrooms offered adequate size and were clean but had a faint smell of humidity caused by a lack of fresh air due to absence of windows. I would recommend upgrading the hand soap and (very particularly) the shampoo. Staff members at reception were efficient, frinedly, and professional.
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Xiaolian S. Solo travelers China, April 30, 2014
It's wonderful.

Wonderful location, clean shared bathroom, kind housekeeper
Everything is good. The hotel is kind to those people so I am not mad at all.
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Denis Y. Couples Malaysia, April 27, 2014
the location for the hotel is great

location, location and location. that's all, nothing is great about this.
it's a hostel, not a hotel! only one of the 2 lift is working during out stay, and it's really slow. room was small and old.
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Daniel C. Families with young children United States of America, April 26, 2014
not pleasant ay all. Rooms are small. horrible

I didn't like it at all, should have checked the reviews.
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James A. Solo travelers Malaysia, January 26, 2014
Affordable, clean , adequate

Location, price, cleanliness
It was great. Even though it's shared toilet you'll be surprised at it's cleanliness. There was good internet connection as well. The hotel is close to tourist areas and 10 minutes to a shopping mall.
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Junqiang W. Couples China, August 10, 2013
It's a great stay here

morning fruit, clean, fast wifi
The hotel offer free morning fruit for guests. The wifi is really fast. The room is also very clean. And the price is reasonable.
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