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La Valencia Hotel

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  • Excellent68%
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed February 1, 2016

I'm probably biased about this hotel, because each time I step through elegant entrance, I suddenly feel fancy-regal, while at the same time feeling comfortable and right at home. I treated my boyfriend to a one-night stay for his Birthday celebration this year. Little did...More

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Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded February 9, 2016

Dear El Nino Birthday Guest! Wow - that was quite a storm wasn't it . . . we're so pleased to know that La V ensured felt safe and secure with us - thank you. Thank you also for the wonderful compliments on our 2...More

Reviewed January 29, 2016

Charm and beauty oozes from this circa 1920s hotel that has been updated to the splendor we look for at a great hotel. The ocean views from the hotel are some of the best in California. This is a great secret get away site.More

Thank Dennis K
Response from SoCalSunsoul, Public Relations Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded February 9, 2016

Dear Step Back - What a lovely description of your stay - thank you. There is a certain magic that comes with a La Valencia stay and we're so pleased that our vintage hotel and classic character resonated. Please make our secret site your annual...More

Reviewed January 25, 2016

Our stay could not have been more perfect from the wonderful view from 2 different Windows of both tThe ocean and the pool: ) breathtaking!! The hotel was just a delight as was all the staff who could not be more helpful, including our initial...More

Thank Needmoremila
Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded February 9, 2016

Dear Anniversary Guest - La V is thrilled that you finally made it here - now you can plan to come back every year to celebrate! Our team is delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay and especially pleased that all of your dining...More

Reviewed January 25, 2016

We stayed in one of the suites at the 10th floor. The room was great. very nice appointments in this old and very beautiful hotel that has been renovated great. The staff is fantastic, specially Alberto who receives you at the door and Valet. Location...More

Thank Jose S
Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded February 9, 2016

Dear Beautiful Guest, Thank you for sharing your great experience and 5 STAR review and special thanks for calling out Alberto, one of our many wonderful team members. We're so pleased you enjoyed your stay and the team is eager to show you more good...More

Reviewed January 25, 2016

From the surprise gift for my husband's birthday to the jet bath and fire place and maybe best of all, balcony facing the La Jolla cliffs in the morning, we had a wonderful stay in a suite room at the Valencia. The service from Valet...More

Thank Jesse G
Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded February 9, 2016

Dear Classy Guest! Thank you for making La V part of the birthday celebration - we love special events. I'm delighted that your Villa stay was enjoyable and especially tickled to read your comments on dining at THE MED - our ocean view signature restaurant...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
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
Conference Facilities
Multilingual Staff
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
$354 - $619 (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
$354 - $619 (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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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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Elizabeth A
November 25, 2017|
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Response from Melissa K | Property representative |
Hi Elizabeth, The pool is kept at 82 degrees year round.
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Erma W
November 24, 2017|
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Response from Erma W | Reviewed this property |
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"base rooms are pretty small/efficient. Stay away from the rooms that are adjacent to the ballroom/function..."
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"Ask if rooms have been renovated and make sure not above the hotel's party space"
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