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500 West Hotel San Diego Downtown Reviews

500 W.Broadway Street, San Diego, USA

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198 Total Reviews
  • 80%Value For Money
  • 73%Security
  • 97%Location
  • 70%Staff
  • 63%Atmosphere
  • 73%Cleanliness
  • 73%Facilities

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The staff are very nice, but the building is very old... It's a shame... They only one elevator working when I arrived, and even that broke when I left... The cleaness was not perfect. The closet of room had a very terrible smell, and had to buy something, that took the all week to get off the smell. The kitchen... Oh my God... No dishes, always dirty. I couldn't cook. The microwave was always dirty... No one cleans the kitchen, I'm pretty sure. It's a shame! It's a beautiful building...


Excellent location walking distance to USS midway and seaport village! Close to gaslamp quarter and lots of restaurants!


Beware of the staff. Cheap decent place. But wierdo staff people!!

  • 27th Nov 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Male, 25-30
  • (1 review)


500 West is located conveniently in downtown San Diego with easy access to the Airport and walking distance to both the Amtrak and Trolley.Greyhound is a 5 minute car ride away. The staff here goes out of their way to help you! In that sense, it truly felt like a Hotel and not a hostel.The building is a bit grungy but the facilities are great. There is a spacious kitchen, laundry room, community area, outdoor seating, and a gym. There's also a yummy cafe diner with good eats downstairs.

  • 11th Oct 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)

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