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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First of all, the pool is amazing. Beautiful view and everyone working by the pool was very nice. Unfortunately, the rest of our experience was terrible. We just got married this past weekend at a beautiful winery and came to La Jolla for our honeymoon....More

Thank SarahL41417
Response from Melissa K, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 2 days ago

Dear Honeymooner, First, allow me to say best wishes to you and your husband, and we are honored that you chose La Valencia for your honeymoon. I am so sorry that La Valencia did not deliver our renowned, enchanting and personable guest experience. It is...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed March 5, 2018

I can't comment on every aspect of the hotel as we only went in for a drink but on that experience I would not hesitate to return and stay if I'm ever back in La Jolla. From walking into the foyer the whole place exudes...More

1  Thank Alison52
Response from Melissa K, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded March 6, 2018

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great review. Our team is genuinely thrilled to know that La Valencia continues to make magic moments for our guests. We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your Negroni and the charcuterie board in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed our 5 night stay for the most part. The pool is pleasant and comfortable, staff is accommodating and polite, and in general the place has a retro, old-California feel that reminds me of visiting So-Cal in the 60s and 70s. All that is...More

2  Thank Cyd15
Response from Melissa K, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Valued Guest, Frist and foremost, we thank you for making La V part of your recent travels and also for taking the time to share your comments. It is important that our service mirrors the facility and I am sorry that we missed the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we sit on the chaise lounge around the pool area graciously served by the exceptional Robert Snow, we are reflecting on how brilliant we were to choose this place for my husband’s business trip. We had no idea what to expect but were pleasantly...More

Thank funfamilytime
Response from Melissa K, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fun Family Traveler, Many thanks for the 5-Star review - we adore your review! Our team members like Robert are our main ingredient for personable service, and he is just one of many who comes to work each day excited to offer our guests...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed at the hotel in a Classic Ocean Suite (Suite 25). The hotel's common areas and pool were beautiful and the valet service very good. The room, however, did not meet expectations. The view was really great but this room had a lower...More

Thank Daniel O
Response from Melissa K, Melissa King at La Valencia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Daniel, I would like to thank you for your thoughtful and honest review. I sincerely appreciate the compliments you gave regarding the pool and other public areas and our brilliant valets. I'm sorry to hear that your room didn't meet your expectations. I can...More

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About
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
$315 - $581 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$315 - $581 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Vacations1228
March 3, 2018|
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Response from mbbmw2016 | Reviewed this property |
I have stayed at La V many times over many years. This is not one of those big resort hotels with tons of noisy kids running around. I have always found this to be a quiet, relaxing place. I have never experienced foul... More
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Carrie B
February 21, 2018|
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Response from 365giannad | Reviewed this property |
There were children when we were there and they were enjoying the outdoor heated spa. The pool area is gorgeous. The menu is varied and I am sure that you could find good choices for your children. Lovely spot overlooking... More
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spivakfox
February 15, 2018|
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Response from Nikki C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw your question regarding the walk to the beach. The hotel is not located directly on the beach front. It is on a hill that overlooks the beach and the hill is relatively steep. I believe there are two... More
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