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Empress Hotel - A Greystone Hotel

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#3 of 24 hotels in La Jolla
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Experience California comfort at our charming boutique hotel in the scenic village of La Jolla, California. Situated just steps from the San Diego Area's famous sandy beaches and downtown La Jolla, while also being only minutes from popular attractions like SeaWorld and Torrey Pines golf course, our hotel is the perfect location to embark on an unforgettable vacation or business trip.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
Wheelchair access
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Air conditioning
Microwave
Accessible rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Grade: 100 out of 100
77Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
31Attractionswithin 0.3 miles
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Check in was simple. Staff was polite and answered questions about the area. There was a problem with our HVAC that was corrected promptly after bringing it to the staff's attention. The hotel is in a good spot in La Jolla. Morning breakfast was included and appreciated.
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Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress Hotel - A Greystone Hotel
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Dear drenton77, I am glad that your stay was a relaxing one. I appreciate your mention of our associates as it is our goal for all guests to experience exceptional service. I am happy that we were able to resolve the problem with the HVAC in a timely manner for you. Our location is central to everything that La Jolla has to offer. I am glad that you enjoyed it! Our morning breakfast is a great way to start one's day! Come back and see us again soon! Thanks for your review. Kind Regards and Safe Travels, Joel Majors General Manager
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My experience with Empress Hotel in La Jolla started months before our actual trip. Front desk personnel, Sheamus, was helpful, friendly and knowledgable from when I booked the trip, to when I needed advice on restaurants in La Jolla and Coronado, the ferry and a driver from the
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Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress Hotel - A Greystone Hotel
Responded yesterday
Dear LARock20, I appreciate your mention of our associate Seamus as it is our goal for all guests to experience exceptional service. Our locatio0n is central to everything that La Jolla has to offer. I am glad that you enjoyed it! We look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind Regards and Safe Travels, Joel Majors General Manager
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The hotel is just beautiful. Room was clean and service was exceptional. Very descent hotel for its price. The location is perfect. Have a breakfast in the Cottage just a few steps walk from the hotel.
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Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress Hotel - A Greystone Hotel
Responded yesterday
Dear Caoticamama, We are happy that you had an awesome stay! I am happy that you enjoyed your room and the amenities that we provide. Our location is central to everything that La Jolla has to offer! Thanks so much for your review and for staying with us! Kind Regards and Safe Travels, Joel Majors General Manager
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The Empress was perfect for our little getaway. Relaxing & on top of it. Close to all the restaurants & shops. The staff was so incredibly helpful. The room was comfortable. We will definitely be back here.
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Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress Hotel - A Greystone Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Barbara, We are happy that the Empress Hotel was perfect for your four-day getaway! I am glad that you enjoyed your room and the amenities that we provide. I appreciate your mention of our associates as it is our goal for all guests to experience exceptional service. Our location is central to everything that La Jolla has to offer. I am glad that you enjoyed it! We look forward to seeing you again in the near future. Kind Regards and Safe Travels, Joel Majors General Manager
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We've stayed at the Empresss for seven consecutive years. during our annual "get-away" to La Jolla. The Empress is just one of the "jewels" that keep us coming back every year, along with the beautiful Southern California climate. Every year when we arrive, we're greeted by
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Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress Hotel - A Greystone Hotel
Responded 1 week ago
Dear Andy, We appreciate your annual getaway to La Jolla for the past seven years and for staying with us at the Empress Hotel! It is our goal for all guests to experience exceptional service and our team enjoys interacting with our guests on a daily basis. I am glad that you like our rooms and the amenities that we provide. Our morning breakfast served on our garden patio is a great way to start one's day I like meeting our return guests as well as new ones each morning. Our location is central to everything that La Jolla has to offer. I am glad that you enjoy it! The Manhattan Restaurant is a perfect way to unwind after a busy day of work, shopping or sightseeing. I am glad that you enjoy it. We look forward to seeing you both again in 2020! Please email me or call me directly for your reservation. We look forward to seeing you! Kind Regards and Safe Travels, Joel Majors General Manager
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PRICE RANGE
$211 - $334 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
empress hotel la jollaempress la jolla
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Empress Hotel of La Jolla
LOCATION
United StatesCaliforniaSan DiegoLa Jolla
NUMBER OF ROOMS
73
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