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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“iced coffee”(27 reviews)
“great location”(139 reviews)
“ocean view”(60 reviews)
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All reviewsiced coffeegreat locationocean viewwithin walking distanceon site parkingnice balconybreakfast roomfloor roomshops and restaurantsshort walkla jolla covewould stay here againsmall poolparking feetop floorbeds were comfortablecomplimentary breakfast
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Reviewed April 11, 2015

Very nice hotel which exceeded my family and my expectations. Beach, shops and restaurants were all within walking distance. Can't beat the value for the location of this hotel. Two teenage boys plus my wife and me fit comfortably enough in the room - nice...More

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Reviewed April 10, 2015

The rooms were very sound proof and the beds comfortable. This was my best night of sleep on a 5 day trip and 3 different hotels. The interior was very nice, new and clean, and all rooms had balcony. Location was great: 5 min walk...More

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Reviewed April 8, 2015

Our guest room was quite disappointing. Many maintenance issues overlooked. While the location and view was great and the beds were quite comfortable, the room was not up to par. Also, parking was a challenge. They did have a nice breakfast selection. Would probably stay...More

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Reviewed April 7, 2015

This hotel was recommended to us by a friend. It was everything we could have expected. The breakfast was delicious....eggs, cereal, waffles, bagels, fruit....we never ate lunch since we had such a hearty start to our day. The room was clean and comfortable. In the...More

2  Thank Janet B
Reviewed April 3, 2015

had a super nice experience here - nice room facing the ocean. Big balcony! Room very clean - beds ok - blankets - no duvets. Still all was very acceptable. Nice helpful staff. Right in the downtown of La Jolla. Excellent location. I'd definitely go...More

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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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$164 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#5 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites
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$164 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
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Jrcsparks
March 21, 2018|
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Response from Sheldon J | Property representative |
Hello! You are correct, the walk back from the ocean is fairly steep. It depends on the one doing the walking as to how steep. Parking can be an issue depending on the time of year and day of the week, but there are a lot of... More
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Jrcsparks
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Sheldon J | Property representative |
We do not have much in the way of fast food here in the Village, but several of the restaurants are easy on the budget. We also have our share of restaurants with spectacular ocean views and world renowned chefs... they are... More
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Jrcsparks
March 17, 2018|
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Response from Sheldon J | Property representative |
The parking in the front of the hotel is tight, and will be best used to check-in and get your room keys, Welcome Envelope and parking pass. Most of our parking is behind the hotel on Bishop's Lane plus we have a underground... More
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"Some front rooms may have a bit of view"
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"Rooms on the west side...high up have an ocean view...Even the decks on the east side up high have a view of..."
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