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Inn by the Sea

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#13 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in San Diego in the summer and we had a great trip! the hotel is close to the beach and La Jolla cove. The pool was clean and the breakfast was good. The rooms were clean and had a little balcony which was quite nice.

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am on a short business trip and have only 24 hours to spare, and have booked the Inn. It is delightful with everything I'd expect in a modern room. The location is spot on perfect. My only error is that i only have 24 hours here due to meetings. I'll be back, this place is great

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Monterey, California
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our first time to La Jolla. We stayed at the Inn by the Sea. The Inn is conveniently located in La Jolla Village and is a very short walk to the major oceanfront "spots" of La Jolla. There are lots of good eateries in the area and of course the shopping in the Village. The Inn is a...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in rooms 515 and 507 and loved the views and cleanliness of this hotel. The front desk staff were friendly and competent. I really liked the snack/lounge room next to the pool. The decor was not modern, but it also wasn't cheesy - hard to pull off. I also liked how comfy the mattresses were. Good job, staff...

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Provo, Utah
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel itself is refreshingly decorated and the staff is exceptional. Rooms overlook the village and offer a view of the water. On site parking, an afternoon coffee bar, complimentary breakfast, apples at the desk, and newspaper add to your comfort. I will stay at Best Western Hotel again. it was clean the water view was great as well, Thank...

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San Bernardino, CA
Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

This hotel had everything we needed and made for one of the best anniversary weekends yet. Because the village was within walking distance from our hotel, we were able to relax and enjoy our day without having to worry much about anything. The king bed and ocean view were great as well. We will be coming back for sure. My...

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Reviewed November 21, 2016

We have stayed at Inn by the Sea twice a year for four years. This is a very clean hotel and the location is perfect! Walking distance to shops and the beach. Quiet and always helpful staff. I would highly recommend staying here.

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Balbriggan, Ireland
Reviewed November 19, 2016

We wanted to get away and La Jolla is just perfect with Sea, Sun and plenty to do. No Restuarant but plenty nearby. Hotel is well located and the staff are great. Room is in need of a little upgrading in the Bathroom. We will be back.

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Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

Despite the perfect location, the hotel has a little to improve. Starting at breakfast that does not offer. Overall, nice rooms with balcony and confortable beds. And again, the location is right in the middle of La Jolla.

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Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

This is a good hotel, only let down by the beds which aren't that great and the fact that you can't turn the balcony lights off. I wouldn't pay extra for a sea view though. Location and staff were all excellent.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Inn by the Sea

Address: 7830 Fay Avenue, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea)
Location: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: $155 - $267 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn by the Sea 2.5*
Number of rooms: 132
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Inn By The Sea Hotel La Jolla
Best Western La Jolla
La Jolla Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“we didn't get the beach view but pool view was quite good.”
 of 5 bubbles JHA79, 1 week ago | Read review
“Rooms on the west side in the upper floors have ocean views”
 of 5 bubbles RRSek, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Go for a King if they have one”
 of 5 bubbles TheGilmartins, Nov 19, 2016 | Read review
“Plan to have breakfast elsewhere unless vending machines is your thing.”
 of 5 bubbles donbow, Nov 9, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with water view... beautiful sunsets!”
 of 5 bubbles 809beke, Nov 2, 2016 | Read review
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