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La Valencia Hotel

La Valencia HotelUS$289*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby and I decided to treat ourselves to a weekend package at La Valencia that included 2 tickets to the Junior League Event. We inquired about our event tickets upon check in, and the front desk told us that our name was on the list but didn't have the tickets yet and asked us to check back the next morning...

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London
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

With stunning views over the ocean, amazing sunsets and a paradise like atmosphere you cannot go wrong with a few days in La Jolla. The location is second to none. The views are what you are used to see on travel programs on TV. The hotel itself has tons of old school charm. But there is room for improvement. The...

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Thank Bruno T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I write this with a heavy heart as we booked a suite averaging nearly $600 a night inc taxes and after flying from the UK were really excited to stay here. It was so bad we ended up checking out early and staying in another hotel which was truly 5 star. Good points : The suite had a nice view...

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3Thank Bridtoltobyk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean charming hotel with great history and an amazing staff. Only downside would be lack of ocean view from the room but this is due to the buildup of the area. So unless you're going to pay for a suite save your money on the room. This hotel is super dog friendly so if you are planning on traveling...

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2Thank Susan S
SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Getaway, We are wagging our tail happy that you enjoyed our iconic hotel - thank you! As you could probably tell, views variety throughout the property based on location and building. Our signature 1928 eleven story tower wing offers exceptional ocean facing and sweeping coastline views - come back soon. Cheers, Mark Dibella Managing Director

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Upon our arrival our room took quite a long time to be made ready. The staff at the front desk were great in particular Mike Allen. Had a drink at the bar. Great atmosphere and the bartender Rob with help from Natalie were outstanding. Terrific location in the heart of LaJolla.

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

Dear Terrific! Thank you very much for the 5 STAR review and selecting La V. I'm delighted our team ensured that your experience was great - we're fortunate to have so many fabulous guests. See you back soon! Mark Dibella Managing Director

Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently held my son's wedding at La Valencia and were thrilled with the result! The venue is stunning and the service is truly exceptional. Every request made was responded to with a smile and positive outcome. Many of our guests also commented to me about the amazing service throughout their stay. My husband and I are already planning our...

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

Dear Exceptional, First and foremost, congratulations on your sons recent marriage - we love LOVE and are thrilled that La V is the location for so many special events and weddings. Our team looks forward to welcoming you and your family back soon ... and often. Ciao, Mark Dibella, Managing Director

Scottsdale, Arizona
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

La Valencia is truly a spectacular hotel - excellent location and the staff is second to none in their response to your needs - - - The staff gets a three star rating! The hotel is getting older though so some of the rooms need some special attention - replacement of furniture or a good cleaning - - - but,...

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

Dear Spectacular, Rest assured that our maintenance and attention to our vintage property is vigilant and constant. All rooms were renovated between 2012-2013 including furniture but we're a very busy destination so we are already planning our next round of refreshes set to begin in late 2017. Plans also include a new SPA - exciting! Cheers, Mark Dibella Managing Director

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Classic elegant hotel. Impeccable service, excellent food and drinks. Staff well trained and extraordinarily caring and customer centric. Prime location for all things LaJolla. Easy stroll to dining, shopping, galleries. Great ocean views throughout property. Luxurious pool area.

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

Dear Fantastic, Thank you for sharing your experience and compliments on our impeccable service - this means the world to our staff of 210. We strive daily to ensure our guests are more than comfortable - that they feel at home! Cheers, Mark Dibella Managing Director

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were on the 11th floor and the view of the ocean was amazing. Room was pretty small which was fine but the bathroom was a bit of an issue. Standing in the middle of the bathroom you can touch every single wall. Bed was a bit hard as well. Pool accommodations were off the charts, very friendly staff coming...

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

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great review - and yes, our Vintage Rooms are very European in style/size. Always keep in mind we have all types and sizes of rooms, and views to offer so we don't disappoint! Personally, I am jealous of your pool time as it is off the charts! Our team is...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in a suite in the adjacent Cabrillo building that had a stunning view of the ocean. Unfortunately while the bathroom was deluxe, the rest of the room was not. The furnishings are dated, and the bedroom window looks out on the wall of the adjacent building. The views from the bar and patio are unmatched, but I fear...

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

Dear Sad Guest- Don't be sad! Be Happy! Please know that we work very hard to ensure our vintage 1926 hotel delivers a great experience. The Cabrillo wing was fully renovated in 2012 including furnishings. We are currently planning a refresh of this wing including corridors for late 2017. The Cabrillo was La Jolla's first hotel and built in 1908...

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Highlights
  • 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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  • 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
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • 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 92037-4577
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: RM1,251 - RM2,909 (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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