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La Jolla, California
Reviewed yesterday NEW

My mother and I recently stayed at La V Hotel and we truly enjoyed our experience. The view was unforgettable, the room/beds comfortable and food was out of this world. If you want the best, this is your place!!

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

La Valencia is a very very unique and charming hotel. Great Service. Great Location. Great view. Thank you Elvia and Heather for their professional interaction with me. If you want to stay in La Jolla, there is only one hotel. La Valencia

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Where to start? Our four night/five day stay at the La Valencia was incredible. I'm going to start with the staff because I cannot believe what wonderful customer service we received from every single person with whom we interacted. Everyone was wonderful to us and every request we made was addressed immediately with follow-up to make sure we were satisfied...

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Where do I begin? Every aspect of my stay was wonderful. It all began with the ease of reservations with Michelle. She is so pleasant and went above and beyond to make sure my stay was a great one. My room was impeccably clean and the view was amazing. I felt like the only one in the hotel because the...

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Minnesota
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well another amazing round spent at La V! This time was to celebrate a milestone B-Day which happen to fall on the heels of the La V turning 90 and let me say she is as pretty as ever! I feel like I repeat myself but it can't go without saying how attentive and wonderful the staff at the La...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear birthday celebration guest, Thank you for celebrating your milestone birthday along side our 90th anniversary - we love parties! Thank you also for the extra shout out to Michelle our reservations manager who helps make La V magic every day. See you again soon - Mark Dibella, Managing Director

Glencoe, Illinois
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The La Valencia is one of the most charming and distinguished hotels any discerning traveler could find. Service is at the highest standard. During our recent six-day visit, the concierge, Nancy, took care of numerous details and several last minute changes we made...all done flawlessly and with a smile. We occupied two rooms and two villas, and she made sure...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Discerning Guest, We are honored and thrilled to receive your wonderful 5 STAR review - thank you. Your exceptionally gracious list of hotel features and services that prompt your continued return visits inspire us to work even harder to ensure each stay is more remarkable than the last. Thank you also for the special praise of Nancy our concierge...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was perfect! The location couldn't have been better, as the cove and downtown are adjacent to the property, and the service my family and I was provided was excellent! The employees were very kind and made sure our stay was great. Again, this hotel provided my family and I with a great holiday experience and I would not...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Holiday Guests, Thank you from team La V for choosing to stay with us for the holidays! We're delighted that our enchanting hotel, personable staff and superior location fit your plans and we hope you can make this an annual tradition. Happy New Year, Mark Dibella, Managing Director

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Villa 8 was stunning but was still in need of a refurb beautiful property and the views were stunning bar was lively with great music Staff were extremely helpful and the food was good could be magnificent

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited in feb of 2014. It was the perfect San Diego experience. Great service. Great food. Amazing view! The room was perfect and the location was super convenient. Brunch was out of this world!!!!!!

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Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently had a company event at La Valencia, and the professional and courteous staff at the Hotel made the occasion one to remember for all 90 of our guests. From start to finish, they ensured that the food, drinks, and decorations were on-time and prepared according to request--they even made a custom dinner menu using our company logo! While...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Event Planner, Thank you very much for allowing La V to host your event and for the added praise for our team - especially Bobby. It is our goal to deliver personable and authentic service that makes for great memories in our classic vintage hotel - we hope to welcome you and you guests back soon. Happy New Year,...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Med
The Med
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Contemporary
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Valencia Hotel is more than a La Jolla landmark, it's an icon. La V continues to host celebrities, politicians, special celebrations,and romantic getaways since 1926. Located steps from the regions most scenic and stunning coastline, world-class museums, indulgent shopping and galleries, La V is the perfect blend of location and recreation. The hotel's Mediterranean influenced architecture and decor, including beautiful courtyards, hand painted murals and exquisite Spanish mosaics, evoke old-world charm with contemporary services and amenities in this one of a kind coastal destination. Choose from 114 coastal-inspired luxury guest rooms, suites and Villas featuring stunning views of La Jolla and the Pacific Ocean, lush tropical landscaping, or picturesque La Jolla village. Offering two distinctive restaurants: Cafe la Rue Bistro & Bar with casual Modern European Cuisine or THE MED Ocean View Restaurant featuring New American Cuisine. Enjoy premium libations in La Sala Lounge or plan a special event in unique indoor and outdoor ocean view event locations. La Valencia is the premier location to escape, relax and unwind. Experience the beauty of Southern California in San Diego's most elegant and classic luxury hotel and become a part of La Valencia's exceptional legacy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Valencia Hotel

Address: 1132 Prospect St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4577
Location: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: $299 - $505 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Valencia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
La Valencia Jolla
Hotel La Valencia
La Valencia La Jolla
Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
#4 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#6 Business Hotel in La Jolla
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“Hotel Rooms or Villas with Ocean View are very nice”
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 of 5 bubbles rpd11, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“seafront facing rooms”
 of 5 bubbles LaurenceD499, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Upgrade to a villa and have private balcony and view of the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles dianat621, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“The wing facing the ocean, overlooking the pool has a wonderful view.”
 of 5 bubbles Bermusat, 5 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for interior courtyard view. My room was over the public beach access and another hotel and was very loud.”
 of 5 bubbles chawk1872, Dec 9, 2016 | Read review
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