Located a 5-minute drive from the San Diego Zoo, this eco-friendly Colonial-style hotel features an Olympic-size pool and poolside dining. It has cable TV in every guest room.

Free high-speed internet access is included in the contemporary, individually decorated guest rooms at Lafayette Hotel. Each room includes a coffee maker and ironing facilities.

Serving American cuisine in a relaxed setting, HOPE 46 is in the Hotel Lafayette lobby. Guests can gather for breakfast, brunch or an afternoon cocktail and overlooking the historic hotel pool.

A 24-hour front desk greets guests at the Hotel Lafayette. Guests can enjoy a workout in the on-site fitness center. A business center with fax and photocopying services is available.

The San Diego Natural History Museum and Balboa Park are within a 5-minute drive from this hotel. San Diego International Airport is a 15-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.4 for a two-person trip.

The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sept 28, 2006

ATM: Need cash? This property has an ATM on site.

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (8.5)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Parking available at the hotel


Availability

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4 reasons to choose The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days
  • Is your pool side room on the ground floor with direct access to pool area?
    Yes. There are french doors leading out to the pool.
    Answered on May 12, 2020
  • Are these separate rooms, or is the king bed and bunk beds in the same room?
    There are two rooms in this Suite. One door to enter the suite, and a separate door between the king room and the room with the bunk bed.
    Answered on May 12, 2020
  • Are the pools open and available for use?
    The pool is open for guest use. At the hotel, we issue out wristbands for pool use. You will receive certain amount of wristbands per day depending on the room type that is booked. A room with one bed will receive two wristbands, etc.
    Answered on February 12, 2021
  • Can I reserve the room right now if I am 17 years old now but I will be 18 years old by the time I am actually on the trip and staying at the hotel?
    Yes. We will just need a form of ID at check-in.
    Answered on May 12, 2020
  • How large is a full size bed? We are from australia and are not familiar with that term.
    A full size bed here in America is considered a double size bed in Australia. The dimensions are 138cm x 188cm.
    Answered on February 12, 2021
Hotel area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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1 Restaurant On Site

    HOPE 46

    Food: American

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Cocktail hour

Amenities of The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is available on site (reservation is not possible) and costs USD 25 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Parking garage
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Ironing service
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
Safety & security
  • Safe
General
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Outdoor swimming pool
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Solarium
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish

House rules The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 11:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

5:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Refundable damage deposit

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Carte Blanche Discover Diners Club American Express The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Upon check-in, photo ID and a credit card are required. All special requests are subject to availability. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional fees.

Please note: Maximum of 1 guest vehicle per room allowed on property.

A deposit is required for guests' stay. The deposit is refundable upon check-out and inspection of the room.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

HOPE 46: Closed from Tue, Dec 15, 2020 until Sat, Jan 02, 2021

Fitness center is closed from Mon, Dec 07, 2020 until Mon, Dec 28, 2020

A damage deposit of USD 100 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full by credit card, subject to an inspection of the property.

FAQs about The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows

  • The prices at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows has 1 restaurant:

    • HOPE 46

  • The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Solarium
    • Swimming pool
    • Fitness

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • Check-in at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows by:

    • Car 20min

  • The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows is 3.1 miles from the center of San Diego.

  • Room options at The Lafayette Hotel, Swim Club & Bungalows include:

    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite
    • Apartment