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San Diego’s historic Lafayette Hotel in North Park has been sold for $25.8 million. Photo courtesy of Hostmark Hospitality Group.

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When it opened in 1946, Bob Hope was the first guest at the Historic Lafayette Hotel in North Park and Ava Gardner was among the many Hollywood luminaries of the era who stayed there.

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