Get an overview of this hotelLakefront hotel with free breakfast and outdoor pool


Located in the heart of La Mesa, this hotel is 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from San Diego State University Art Gallery and 2.7 mi (4.4 km) from San Diego State University. Grossmont College and Mission Trails Regional Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Hotel Features

An outdoor pool, 24-hour room service, and a seasonal outdoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and express check-in are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 40 rooms provide conveniences like living rooms and dining areas, plus free WiFi and LED TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, refrigerators, and microwaves.

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Days Inn & Suites San Diego - SDSU

7475 El Cajon Blvd La Mesa CA 91941

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A complimentary breakfast is offered each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This La Mesa hotel also offers an outdoor pool, multilingual staff, and a garden. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Days Inn & Suites San Diego - SDSU is a smoke-free property.

  • Laundry facilities 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Picnic area 
  • Year Built 1978 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Playground on site  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Separate living room 
  • Separate dining area 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LED TV 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Playground on site 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are 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.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Debit cards not accepted

Only service animals are allowed

No elevators

Guests should be aware that this property requires all guests to leave a USD150 security deposit upon check-in. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 150.00 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • In-room safe fee: USD 1.65 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Days Inn La Mesa San Diego SDSU
  • Days Inn San Diego SDSU Hotel
  • Days Inn San Diego SDSU Hotel La Mesa
  • Days Inn San Diego SDSU La Mesa
  • Days Inn San Diego SDSU

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Alcohol is not served at this property.