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Holiday Inn Express La Jolla

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good32%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
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“pancake machine”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here one night before a cruise out of San Diego and fell in love with the area and this great little Holiday Inn Express! It's a short drive or nice long walk if you want to go to the cove and see the...More

Thank Dana P
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the wonderful, descriptive review of the property and surrounding La Jolla area. We are so happy to hear that you fell in love with the area and our great little Holiday Inn Express - we sure do have the best...More

Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel for several weeks and had a stellar experience! The location has ideal access to the beach (walk about 2 blocks down). Also, it is across the street from a really good Mexican restaurant, next to an affordable and yummy Chinese...More

Thank Kim C
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much Kim for the most thoughtful review of our property and thank you for the 5 Stars!!!! We love to hear how great our staff were, so thank you as well for mentioning Jonathan and Rali! We truly appreciate the time you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose this hotel on Cinco De Mayo as our kids had prom and we did not want to travel back and forth. It was a little pricey but that was probably because it was May 5th. Overall, good stay, very clean and convenient to...More

Thank Lainie99
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Lainie99 for taking the time to review us and also for staying with us over Cinco De Mayo. I hope your kids had a great time at their prom while you got to enjoy the beach and some relaxation. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We constantly stay near or in La Jolla. Close to the beach and Cove. Also not far to Pb or Mission Beach. We continue to stay at this location. We love be new edition, We went to the pool , for April the pool was...More

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Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 3 weeks ago

LOL JayfromSD, I think you just let the secret out! Thank you for the wonderful review of our hotel. Our prime location makes us the little hidden gem of La Jolla. Upscale location without the high prices... thanks for sharing! We hope to see you...More

Reviewed April 16, 2018

This was a cozy and comfortable hotel. They offered a hearty breakfast. The staff was friendly. They allowed us to get a room upstairs. The room had a mini kitchen area too.It was a 5 minute walk to the beach. The beach was beautiful. The...More

Thank ATJaweed
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you so much ATJaweek for the awesome 5 star review. We are so pleased to know that you loved our cozy and comfy hotel. Thank you for mentioning how friendly the staff were - we love these kinds of comments! We hope to see...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
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Price range
$146 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$146 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Jrcsparks
March 27, 2018|
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Response from calinurse | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as above. Five minute walk, very gentle slope. Then if I recall right, about 5-6 steps easy steps down to the beach.
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Jrcsparks
March 27, 2018|
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Response from jaywalker17 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. It's close, but not that close to the ocean.
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Deniz E
February 1, 2018|
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Response from calinurse | Reviewed this property |
Call the hotel front desk wit both your questions. I did. They are all very helpful. Note that the wing (the new one with rooms that face the ocean (and from which you would have a distant ocean view form the third floor... More
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Room Tips
"corner room next to pool with little kitchen area (might be considered a suite)"
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"Rooms on the top floor are quieter"
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"one in the back but not near the spa"
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"Studio suites in the new wing"
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