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La Valencia Hotel

PricelineUS$270*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$289*
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Los Angeles, United States
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Hotel La Valencia just celebrated it's 100th anniversary. It is bright, beautiful and a view of the Ocean you just can't beat. The rooms are beautifully dine and very, very clean. This lovely pink hotel has the nicest, most helpful staff I have seen in a very long time. The food is fabulous and their cocktail lounge is a...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wild! Wow and thank you - we're wild about our guests and reviews like yours make us even more driven to make magic. Thank you so much for the 5 stars but .... we actually just celebrated our 90th with an over the top Gatsby Gala so stick with us and I promise you a 100th birthday celebration in...

St. Petersburg, Florida
HOTEL’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Great place to stay in the heart of La Jolla with easy access to the shops, restaurants and seal cove. Wonderful boutique hotel for couples looking for nice place to stay. The bars and restaurants are also first class. They have various room options available, certainly pays to check out the various options they offer. Hotel has there on reservation...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Fabulous Guest, A big thank you from Team La V for the 5 stars -,we really appreciate your loyalty, comments and great guest advice (yes, book direct)! Cheers, Mark Dibella Managing Director

Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Very relaxing and quaint hotel with lots of style. Bring an eye mask and noise machine to sleep late. Service is fantastic and very warm and welcoming. A unique experience which is very rare these days.

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Wonderful, Many thanks for the 5 stars - we appreciate your kind words and comments on our rare hospitality experience. We strive to remain authentic in a growing world of bland branded hotels. Ciao, Mark Dibella Managing Director

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been coming to La Valencia for years..it's a perfect place to relax and enjoy great service along with scenic views of the area.. throughout all of my visits I have always been very impressed with the staff and all of the amenities this hotel offers.. from servers to bartenders to hosts and even housekeeping... beginning with the front desk...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Great Loyal Guest, First off - thank you for your years of loyalty - we're honor to know that we're doing so much right to see you back annually. And another heartfelt thank you for the lovely compliments on our staff. We feel they are the best part of the magic of LaV. Cheers from a grateful team and...

Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel itself is showing its age. A single elevator is slow, and you often have to wait a while for it. The rooms are small. Plumbing was a bit slow. Walls a bit thin. However, you cannot possibly find a hotel in a better location. You walk out of the back of this hotel, cross a small park, and...

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Rita M, Director of Sales at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you for your wonderful reviews f our staff, valet, location and of course our dramatic sea views! After 90 years, we do constantly work to refresh and monitor - like a lady - "not showing our age" so I hope that you enjoyed the new restaurant atmosphere, La Sala Lounge and our pool and amenities. I really...

Westlake Village, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food, clean and nice environment and the staff was very kind. The lobby, rooms, pool, and amenities are pleasant and the hotel is pretty accessible if you'd like to go out for a stroll. You can always walk across the street to one of the restaurants, beach park or the coast.

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Rita M, Director of Sales at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review, on your next visit we will have to learn how to win that 5th star! We take pride in our staff and ambience, always welcome and friendly. We have wonderful amenities as menioned and extraordinary La Jolla Village access, and let's not forget the dramtic coastal splendor. Return soon, let us continue to...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Valencia, or Hotel V as many people refer to it, is lovely but in dire need of a renovation. The average level rooms are small and fairly dark. The larger rooms with balconies are nice and have beautiful views but you can really tell that they need to do a major update. I thoroughly enjoyed the pool. It's a...

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SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We appreciate your thoughts but respectfully, we are challenged by your perceptions. Our exceptional La Sala lobby lounge with soaring hand painted ceiling and windows which open to the pacific breeze has never been described as stuffy - the grand room was restored in 2014 to include new contemporary furnishings and an expansive bar. Our guest rooms (in...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel is excellent and the pool area is amazing. We were in room 1126 and had a deck all to ourselves overlooking the ocean. I'm not sure what the other rooms were like but ours was very comfortable and luxurious. I definitely recommend this hotel.

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Rita M, Director of Sales at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Meggan, Thank you so much for your 5 out of 5 Stars! I agree, our ocean view pool is amazing - I would spend every day there if I could. As well, I am so glad that you enjoyed the room on the 11th floor, we have some varied selections of Vintage, Classic, Villas and Suites - and 70%...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love to come back every year! Most elegant place ever stayed. Eating breakfast on deck was very good! Waffle breakfast with strawberries. Wedding going on. Wow! Superb place to experience Lajolla .....Bravo!

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Rita M, Director of Sales at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Liz Thank you very much for sharing your great review- we love our 5 out of 5 Stars! The terrace is also my favorite, although I always dive into our yogurt and granola - all made here - topped with berries. Oh and with a waffle on the side! Thank you for your comments that you see how hard...

Laguna Beach, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location, room, views and the best of La Jolla at your fingertips. It is worth paying a premium for a premium experience. We have been often -- a perfect place for a special occasion as well as excellent food and beverage!!!!

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
The Med
The Med
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Contemporary
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Valencia Hotel is more than a La Jolla landmark, it's an icon. La V continues to host celebrities, politicians, special celebrations,and romantic getaways since 1926. Located steps from the tidepools and sandstone cliffs of the Pacific Ocean, La V is the perfect blend of location and luxury. The hotel's historical Mediterranean influenced architecture and decor, including beautiful courtyards, hand painted murals and exquisite Spanish mosaics, evoke old-world charm in this one of a kind coastal destination. Choose from 114 luxury guest rooms, suites and Villas, some with fireplaces, stunning ocean views, tropical California landscaping, or picturesque La Jolla village. Offering two distinctive restaurants: Cafe la Rue Bistro & Bar or THE MED Ocean View Restaurant. Enjoy premium libations in La Sala Lounge or plan a special event in unique indoor and outdoor ocean view event locations. La Valencia is the premier location to escape, relax and unwind. Experience the beauty of Southern California in San Diego's most elegant and classic luxury hotel and become a part of La Valencia's exceptional legacy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Valencia Hotel

Address: 1132 Prospect St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: RM1,249 - RM3,045 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Valencia Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 114
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Also Known As:
La Valencia Jolla
Hotel La Valencia
La Valencia La Jolla
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
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“I couldn't specify which room or what type but can only tell you that whatever I saw, they were all amazing.”
pamelag180, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The villas had a lot of foot traffic around them. I would avoid them.”
SuperFlyTNT2011, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Bigger rooms with private balconies”
602jens, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Not 904. Chekc the windows first.”
mgluschke, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Higher floors have great views of the ocean”
dianeh370, 6 Apr 2017 | Read review
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