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Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Desk, blackout curtains, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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La Pensione Hotel

3 out of 5

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.3/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWaterfront Park9 min walk
    Popular LocationMaritime Museum of San Diego10 min walk
    Popular LocationPort of San Diego13 min walk
    AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)6 min drive

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Room, 1 Queen Bed, City View

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Ground Floor

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Accessible

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Double Room, 2 Queen Beds

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

Room, 1 Queen Bed

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Double Room, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible

5/5 guest room rating
  • City view
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Queen Beds

About this area

San Diego

In the city centre, La Pensione Hotel is in San Diego's Little Italy neighbourhood, a walkable area with good airport proximity. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Balboa Park and Harbor Island, while USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego are cultural highlights. Check out an event or a game at Petco Park, and consider making time for San Diego Zoo, a top attraction not to be missed. Guests love the hotel's central location.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Waterfront Park - 9 min walk
  • Maritime Museum of San Diego - 10 min walk
  • Port of San Diego - 13 min walk
  • B Street Cruise Ship Terminal - 13 min walk
  • Navy Pier - 16 min walk

Getting around

  • County Center - Little Italy Station - 4 min walk
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot - 9 min walk
  • AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 6 min drive

Restaurants

  • Caffe Italia — 1 min walk
  • Na Pizza — 1 min walk
  • Pappalecco - 3 min walk
  • Mona Lisa Restaurant & Deli - 4 min walk
  • Extraordinary Desserts - 7 min walk
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About this property

La Pensione Hotel

3-star San Diego hotel in Little Italy, walk to Waterfront Park
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a 24-hour fitness centre and a coffee shop/café. Free continental breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Other amenities include self parking, massage/treatment rooms and a meeting room. All 67 rooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, plus fridges and LCD TVs with cable channels. Hairdryers, showers and phones are among the other amenities that guests will find.
La Pensione Hotel offers 67 forms of accommodation with a hairdryer and blackout curtains. LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a 24-hour fitness centre.
Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the on-site spa services. There are massage/treatment rooms and couples treatment room(s). Services include deep-tissue massages, sports massages, Swedish massages and Thai massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of SafeStay (AHLA - USA)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking on site (USD 30 per night; includes in/out privileges)
  • Limited on-site parking
  • On-site parking is wheelchair accessible
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking

Food and drink

  • Free continental breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–11:00 AM
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Couples treatment room(s)
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - Swedish
  • Massage - Thai
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Treatment room

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Braille signage
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Step-free path to entrance
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Eco-friendly toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • LCD TV
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Fridge

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone

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Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 21

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Self-parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit 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
This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply

Property is also known as

HOTEL PENSIONE
LA PENSIONE
LA PENSIONE HOTEL
LA PENSIONE HOTEL San Diego
LA PENSIONE San Diego
Pensione Hotel
Pensione Hotel San Diego
Pensione San Diego
La Pensione Hotel Hotel
La Pensione Hotel San Diego
La Pensione Hotel Hotel San Diego

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at La Pensione Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, La Pensione Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to La Pensione Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at La Pensione Hotel?
As of 21 Jan. 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at La Pensione Hotel on 23 Jan. 2021 start from AU$221, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is La Pensione Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at La Pensione Hotel?
Self-parking is available for USD 30 per night. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at La Pensione Hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at La Pensione Hotel?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is La Pensione Hotel located?
Located in Little Italy, this spa hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Waterfront Park, Port of San Diego and B Street Cruise Ship Terminal. Balboa Park and Maritime Museum of San Diego are also within 15 minutes. County Center - Little Italy Station is only a 4-minute walk and America Plaza Trolley Station is 8 minutes.
4.1
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 383 out of 985 reviews
5 - Excellent 39%
Rating 4 - Good. 421 out of 985 reviews
4 - Good 43%
Rating 3 - Okay. 112 out of 985 reviews
3 - Okay 11%
Rating 2 - Poor. 46 out of 985 reviews
2 - Poor 5%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 23 out of 985 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.3/5

Cleanliness

4.3/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Business traveller
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Excessive parking cost, not included in hotel description. Small parking spaces.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller, Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The hotel is very clean and conveniently located. Such a great spot in little Italy. Walking distance to so many places. The cost to park at the hotel was high, so we found street parking.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The beds and pillows are so comfortable. There’s plenty of space. The location is in the heart of Little Italy and very happening. The room has strange noises that you can’t pinpoint and may disturb you in the middle of the night after the street noises die down. The shower has no door, is rain only and has no practical way for a woman to shave her legs. Also, I wish they would’ve disclosed up front that there was no maid service during COVID.
Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2020

1/5 Terrible

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
The smell was horrible and the rooms were so small you could barely move around in them. Also, there was no space to put toiletries or prepare yourself for your day!
Stayed 4 nights in Nov 2020

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Very concerned with night staff. 2 nights the person sat at desk looking at computer and did not say a word. Never left Ike’s up. Last night no one was at desk when I walked in.
Stayed 3 nights in Nov 2020

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