The Sofia Hotel - San Diego

150 West Broadway, San Diego, United States, 92101  show map
 3 stars
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The Sofia Hotel - San Diego

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 12.50 per day

Parking

USD 36 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Comfortable beds - Microwave and mini-fridge in the room - Noisy air conditioner
  • Hotel is pet friendly - Great happy hour - Excellent breakfast
  • $30 for valet parking - Hotel lobby is very nice - Bathroom was lovely
  • Room was small - No pool or whirlpool - Staff was very nice
  • Location was excellent, so close to gaslamp area - Staff was polite - Free internet in the room

Overview

Set in the heart of San Diego, this unique hotel features 211 rooms and offers allergy-free rooms, a hairdresser and walking tours. This contemporary building was refurbished in 2006.

The property is located in Downtown San Diego district, 18.1 km from La Jolla Cove. Just 10 minutes' walk from San Diego city center.

Shoppers will enjoy close proximity to boutiques and shopping centers.

Within a 10-minute walk guests will find Amtrak train station. A 5-minute drive will take you to San Diego International airport.

Rooms

The hotel provides non-smoking rooms including deluxe queen guest room, deluxe queen studio and one-bedroom king suite. They are equipped with a trouser press, multi-channel TV, wireless internet, climate control and a refrigerator. Guests will enjoy views of Balboa Park and the Pacific Ocean from their rooms. The rooms feature private bathrooms as well as a dishwasher, a microwave and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Different dishes of Brazilian cuisine are served at the restaurant. Guests can savor cocktails and wines in the lobby bar. LEVEL 9 at Hotel Indigo San Diego are situated in an entertainment area, about 1000 meters away of the property.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Such business facilities as a catering service, a meeting room and a business centre are also available on site.

Relax

A spa center and a health club as well as a fitness centre, yoga classes and a gym are offered on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas at USD 12.50 per day.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at USD 36 per day.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   211.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Vending machines
  • Fireplace
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Pet amenities available
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

Check-in

  • from  12 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

150 West Broadway, San Diego, United States, 92101

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City Center
  • San Diego
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amtrak
    500 m
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    211

Rooms and availability

Queen Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|1 Queen - Non-Smoking - Standard

King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|1 King - Non-Smoking - Standard

King Suite
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Queen Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|STUDIO QUEEN SIZE BED

Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    6 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Suite

Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe (dbl/dbl) - Double (Family Plan)

Family One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe One Bedroom Suite - Double (Family Plan)

Deluxe Queen Guest Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed, 2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Queen Guest Room

Deluxe Studio Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Studio with sleeper sofa Suite -MA

Deluxe King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Deluxe King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Deluxe Queen Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Queen-size bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe Queen Studio Suite

Deluxe One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|DELUXE ONE BEDROOM SUITE

Deluxe Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe (dbl/dbl)

Deluxe Family One-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe One Bedroom Suite

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Popular areas

Train stations

  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot400 m
  • Amtrak400 m
  • Coaster Santa Fe Station500 m

Sport related

Shopping areas

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Downtown San Diego300 m

Museums

  • San Diego Police Historical400 m
  • Pacific Southwest Railway400 m
  • San Diego Railroad Museum400 m
  • Museum of Contemporary Art400 m

Parks

Halls

  • Spreckels Organ Pavilion100 m
  • Fourth and B Concerts and Special300 m

Universities, Institutes

  • Neil Dymott Perkins Brown100 m
  • Fashion Institute of Design100 m
  • Kelsey-Jenney College300 m
  • Associated Barber College Inc500 m
  • International School of Mgmt500 m

Theaters

Local attractions

  • Spreckels Park3.0 km
    Orange Ave btwn 6th & 7th Sts, Coronado
  • Silver Strand State Beach9.2 km
    5000 Hwy 75, Coronado
  • Lake Murray13.7 km
    5540 Kiowa Drive, La Mesa
  • Coronado Municipal Beach4.6 km
    Silver Strand Blvd, Coronado
  • Living Coast Discovery Center9.9 km
    1000 Gunpowder Point Drive, Chula Vista
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    211
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The Sofia Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Sofia Hotel

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 187 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    9.6

    Reasonable price for a reasonable location. The staff was friendly and very helpful, and there are a number of good amenities included in the room fee (Internet, 24h business centre, yoga). The rooms were very clean and comfortable. Overall a very nice stay!

  • Single
    7.0

    Good location, clean and comfortable

    Expensive for the size of room provided. The safe in the room did not work. One of the lights did not work

  • Couple
    8.8

    Excellent staff, caring, knowledgable and attentive.

    The room is rather small.

  • Single
    9.2

    Beautiful rooms and walking distance to most sites in area.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    Hotel staff was professional and helpful, rooms were nice and clean, location was good for the city and the Convention Center. Taking all these into account, the price we paid was reasonable.

    I'm not sure what the justifiable/acceptable upper limit is, but I found the amount by which this hotel blocks credit cards when checking in a bit too much - in our case it was roughly the double of the expected bill, USD1500/person for 6 nights.

  • Couple
    9.2

    I enjoyed how clean the room was. It was really comfortable and I enjoyed the view I had of the city.

    The bathroom was a bit peculiar. There was no shower door to really close so the water kept splashing out onto the floor next to the shower, rather than staying inside the shower.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Friendly staff, newly renovated clean neat rooms

  • Couple
    10.0

    Our stay was lovely and the staff was so nice and sweet. The rooms are so nicely designed... Very modern and sleek.. Perfect location for hanging around the gas lamp.

    We thought paying to park was unfair.. Especially if we are driving in from out of town $30 a day plus tip sucked.

  • Single
    9.6

    The location is fantastic and very clean hotel

  • Single
    8.2

    Downtown location

    Some rooms may be noisy due to the poor quality of certain windows

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Friendly, competent & helpful staff. Rooms are updated and and well detailed/decorated.

    Room was a bit small and crowded; however, good value for the price. I was a bit surprised and disappointed that all parking is valet $30.00/Day....this was not disclosed (to my knowledge) when booked online. The valet parking may be standard business in downtown San Diego; but it would have been nice to know in advance.

  • Single
    7.4

    I loved the small but very cozy room and the bed was ultra comfortable. The business center is well equipped and the lobby/common areas are serene and calming.

    The $30 parking fee was excessive and extra charges, although nominal, seemed unecessary.

  • Single
    10.0

    It was quiet, clean and I love the decor. It was perfect and beautiful, but the scenic view was of the bus parking lot and not very exciting. I f I was to stay for any other reason I would perfer the broadway side

    I had to return to my room because I left some items in the refrigreator,when I went down the hallway a staff from cleaning said b-y-e,it was over emphasized so it became starcastic. I just waved good bye and left, last impression is just as important as the first impression, it doesn't matter who you are! For every moment they are visible to the public the "monent of truth", should always be polite,courtesy and honesty.

  • Older travelers
    7.0

    The location was ideal very close to everything we wanted to see. Our room, although comfortable was very small- just a bit more space would have added considerably to the amenity of the room.

    Room too small.

  • Single
    8.8

    After reading some on-line reviews, I was needlessly concerned about the location. It's located at the edge of the Gaslamp District on a nice street. Yes, the Greyhound terminal is a few doors down, and walking about the area it was possible to sight a few homeless people. Par for the course in any big city. I found the location excellent and the neighborhood seemed safe as I returned in the wee hours 2 nights in a row. The lobby, facilities and room were all quite nice. This is an older building that was extensively rehabbed a few years ago. The room itself was comfortable and in excellent condition; a bit on the small side, but only a problem if (a) you're a claustrophobe, or (b) you want a cot for a 3rd person. Excellent value.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Sofia Hotel - San Diego San Diego location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

150 West Broadway, San Diego, United States, 92101

Get directions
City Center
  • San Diego
    700 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Amtrak
    500 m
  • San Diego Santa Fe Depot
    500 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    211