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A-1 Self Storage

8328 Center Dr, La Mesa, CA, 91942

Office Hours Now Open
  • MON - FRI9am - 6pm
  • SAT, SUN9am - 5pm
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  • Daily7am - 8pm

Storage Customer Reviews

Louie Arciga

1 year ago
The entire staff was very helpful, polite, and professional. I won't try another storage facility should I need one again. Thanks again, A-1 Storage on Center St.

Ben Kovacs

2 years ago
Kiara was very helpful. Paperwork was completed quickly. Facilities seem secure and are very clean. Very pleasant experience.

Greg Main

2 years ago
Great accommodating people! Very good customer service and genuinely nice people. When that's the case it makes any business experience a cut above the rest. Important these days. Thank you for doing a great job! Greg & DeDe Main

Kate Bennett

3 years ago
Experience? Absolutely wonderful. I came in from out of town thinking I was moving an aunt to a new apartment. Instead I needed to find a storage unit and was able to do so in minutes, at 9 on a Sunday morning. Kiara was fantastic and helped me secure the proper sized storage unit and purchase exactly the right number of boxes, rolls of tape, wrapping paper, etc. I visited the storage unit several times over the next few days and every time it was as if I were their best friend. Friendly, knowledgable, good listeners (lots of sad stories), and access/transport of goods/security were great. Only thing to note is the value of having a strong flashlight for the dark corners of the unit. But other than that, the 'Directors of First Impressions' job title perfectly fit.

Judy Martinez

10 months ago

Claudia Engstrom-BOOTH

2 years ago
STAFF at A1 Storage is FABULOUS! KIARA & TARA are a delightful team in the office! They are very Knowledgable w/ A-1's contracts, storage facility, products & pricing. They are always available to assist customers. This "Office Twosome" is filled with charisma & personailtiy...lots of respectful fun & smiles! I'm a disabled senior w/ Service Dog. KIARA & Tara provide me & my dog w/ excellent service! When I needed a second storage unit on the lower level due to my disabilities they contacted me IMMEDIATELY to get me, not only what I needed, but made sure the "walking distance" to storage was conveniently located near easy access for me. This was not part of my request....simply the "caring" ladies watching out for me! I now call them my "GRANDKIDS"...Grateful for their kindness and attention to details! This is a safe environment w/ a conscientious great staff !!Payments are made so easy! Thanks A-1 STORAGE! I now have 2 storages w/ you & highly recommend you! ..Wouldn't leave "STUFF" w/ any other company!

Randall Smith

2 years ago
Could not be happier with the service I received, very friendly and professional! Storage spaces are clean and accessible. I would definitely recommend A-1 Self Storage.

Danielle Lewis

10 months ago
I had a good experience with this storage place. It's older than the one on spring street but there prices are so much better. We chose it due to the affordable price and special and we only needed it short term. The girls that work at the office are always so kind and helpful. When my boyfriend and I rented a storage the young lady Pinky was such a pleasure to deal with. She was so patient and friendly especially since it was our first time renting a storage. We would definitely use this place again if we ever need it in the future. The only thing I wish it had were more lights in the hall ways. It gets dark and there are no lights in the units. But above all the affordable prices and the excellent customer service is why I would come back.

Sarah Castro

11 months ago
The staff was so helpful and just so nice. My husband and I rented a unit here and the girls at the front office were just so helpful from beginning to end. Pinky and Grace were just so friendly and we're able to answer all my questions. When we moved in we couldn't locate one of those moving carts and without hesitation Pinky went and found one for me. The location is kind of in a busy area with tons of moving trucks but besides that, the customer service is wonderful. I will definitely recommend this to forger people!

AJ Redwine

4 months ago
Great customer service at A-1 on Center Drive. I requested a hold for a unit online on a Sunday. Monday morning Eric called to give me information about the unit and letme know when I could come in to secure it. When I visited the site, I met with Jenn. She gave me a tour and handled my transaction. Both Eric and Jenn were welcoming, friendly and professional. The facility was clean and well lit. I also like how the facility isn't open 24 hours. I trust that my belongings will be safe here. I checked out of my unit at A-1 this weekend. I had my belongings there for over a year. All my interactions with Grace were great. She was always helpful, answered all my questions and was always professional. She even took the time to come out and help me one morning with the elevator when I was thoroughly frustrated. Kudos, Grace!! If I need storage again, I will be back. :)

Elisa Ostrom

1 year ago
Great front desk service! The ladies were super friendly and helpful. I moved my stuff into my unit quickly and efficiently with the help of the huge rolling carts and the use of their great electric lift! Temperature is great all through out the facility and the lightings pretty good as well. Cold water and cups offered on the office are a definite bonus because as well all know..MOVING IS HOT HARD WORK!!! All in all I am very satisfied with my whole experience thus far and would definitely refer A1 to any of my friends who needed a storage facility.

Jimmie Styne

1 year ago
Recommended by a friend when my husband and I were making the transition from our apartments to a home. Great experience all around - from the well-lit facilities, to the helpful girls in the office, to the great location - A+. We will definitely use again. Highly recommended.

Molly Rust

9 months ago
Grace was super helpful and accommodating. I was really happy with the service they provided us. We will use A-1 again if storage needs arise!

Del Toro

8 months ago
I don't write reviews; it's just not something I do. However, in early March, the customer service I received from a lovely lady named Grace at the front desk was so incredibly superb that here I am compelled to write one. Not only was she exceptionally polite and thorough with explaining plans that were suitable for my storage needs, but she was patient and decent enough to go out of her way to graciously show me two different sized units, TWICE at my request as I was being indecisive, and you could tell she wasn't anything but glad to do so.. just an unrealistically sincere human being. I met her for all of a half hour, and left feeling like I witnessed one of the utmost outstanding customer service experiences I've ever had- if she was a waitress, she'd be the one that you'd want to give a 50% tip to. Decent, genuine people like her could be placed in any kind of work environment and excel because she doesn't go through the motions like the majority of people who clock in with the sole motive of getting a check. Management if you can hear me, you lucked out with having her, and hope you treat her as well as she treats your customers.

Richard Powers

7 months ago
Great service. Clean storage. I'm happy.

Justice SMITH

7 months ago
I love this location... wonderful customer service.. fran an LuLu are the best...

Manuel Navarro

7 months ago
Customer service is amazing. Signing up and closing out have been so easy. Everyone is very nice. I will definitely use their services again.

Bonnie Jones

6 months ago
This is a great place to rent space. Wonderful customer service

Cris Mediola

6 months ago
I'm giving this place 5 stars because the customer service we received was outstanding! We had called about pricing and then decided to come down to take a look at it. Pinky showed us the storage space and was very patient and bubbly. We reserved that space and when we came to do the paperwork a few days later it was such an easy process. Both girls that work there Pinky and Grace were very attentive to us and made sure we were taken care of. It was such an easy process especially considering my husband is deploying very soon and it was one less stress to worry about when he leaves. Thank you.

Sherry Dupree (Varner)

6 months ago
Grace and Pinky are awesome! Clean facility, carts always available and if not Grace or Pinky would go find one for me! Definitely use again if I need storage space! Thank you

Fred Jacobsen

5 months ago
The staff is always helpful and kind. The facility is kept clean, even the bathroom. We started out with one unit and easily added two more as our storage need increased. The elevator to the 2nd and 3rd floor works out very well indeed. This is the first place anyone in the area should go for self-storage.

A Ballard

4 months ago
My mom and I went to this storage on center Dr. Grace was in the office and was very nice, helpful and informative. The storage unit was clean and well taken care of. I would recommend using this place for your storage.

Quinn Roelofs

1 month ago
Grace and Pinkie are wonderful! Very helpful and accommodating. I am thoroughly satisfied and highly recommend this place!

John Rogers

1 month ago
Great storage facility! Convenient location, clean facility with friendly staff and they just upgraded by adding larger elevators :-)

jacqueline17ish

1 month ago
Grace is wonderful! She assisted me with my move into a unit and provided the best customer service. Her friendly and caring personality made me feel at ease knowing I had the chosen the perfect place. I am very pleased with the unit I received and the location is great. I highly recommend this A-1 Storage center. :)

Samantha Tuohy

1 day ago
Great customer service! Always willing to help solve the problem. The ladies sure made my cross country move easy.

A Google User

1 year ago
Great customer service at A-1 on Center Drive. I requested a hold for a unit online on a Sunday. Monday morning Eric called to give me information about the unit and letme know when I could come in to secure it. When I visited the site, I met with Jenn. She gave me a tour and handled my transaction. Both Eric and Jenn were welcoming, friendly and professional. The facility was clean and well lit. I also like how the facility isn't open 24 hours. I trust that my belongings will be safe here.

Michael Collom

1 year ago
Great customer service

Dustin Lametti

1 year ago
A-1 Self Storage units in this location are time-saving because they have the freeway nearby.

kevin Porter

6 months ago
Grace and Pinky were very helpful and energetic. The only thing that bothered me was the price. $85 was way to much and I could find other storage units for $75. The only reason I would recommend A-1 storage is because of Grace and Pinky, if they weren't there I would send people to another unit that is cheaper and just as secure.

B Dunn

4 weeks ago
I love the location of the facility, it is emaculate inside and out and the management really cares. Grace was very professional and displayed top notch customer service.

Peggy Graham

1 year ago
Everyone in the office has been helpful. My only negative comment has to do with the units themselves. There are no lights in the units. You have to depend on light from the hallway flourescents and they do not provide any light in a larger unit that is down a hallway. Also there are no electical outlets in the hallways, so I cannot use a utility light to help light my unit. Since I wrote the above review several years ago, A-! has changed the lighting so that it turns on with motion and I do not have to turn on a timer at the end of the hallway. It is still dark in my unit, but I can use a flashlight or the flashlight feature on my cell phone.
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Matt M.

11 months ago
Grace was amazing. it was clean and well done. the stairs were wide and accommodating for lifting up bulky items and furniture. only downside I saw was that...
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