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    Empress Hotel

    7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4309
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
    US$269
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good31%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
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    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 813 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    My wife and I spent two nights while visiting friends nearby. Our room was large and comfortable with all the necessary amenities. We appreciated the comfortable bed with good linen. High speed wi fi. A fridge with deep freeze and the comfort of all the...More

    Thank Bernard R
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Spent July 4-7 at the Empress Hotel. Perfect location and booked based on the reviews. I was not disappounted! Room was perfect, quiet, quiet ac and even had a fan in the bathroom! The humidity gets to me so keeping air circulated really helps! Loved...More

    Thank spidersuz
    Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 5 days ago

    Dear spidersuz, Thank you for your recent stay with us! I am glad tht you enjoyed your rooms and the amenities that we provide to our guests. Our location is one that cannot be beat as we are central to everything that La Jolla has...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My family and I stayed at the Empress in La Jolla and we were extremely satisfied with the service! They did an amazing job of making you feel welcome & right at home. The valet workers were excellent and very nice too! All of the...More

    Thank Vicki M
    Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Vicki M, Thank you for your recent stay with us! I appreciate your mention of our associates as it is our goal for all guests to experience exceptional service. I am glad that you and your family enjoyed our rooms and the services that...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    The Empress Hotel is one of those small boutique hotels that provides clean, comfortable rooms with fantastic service. The staff were excellent as well. In addition, the hotel has a fantastic Italian restaurant - the Manhatten Restaurant with perfect Italian food for the eyes ofMore

    Thank hgenekoch
    Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear hgenekoch, We are happy that you chose the Empress Hotel for your get-away! I am very happy that you liked our rooms and the customer service that we provide to our guests. Come back and see us again soon! Kind Regards and Safe Travels,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Have been staying at the Empress Hotel since it opened, and NEVER have been disappointed. Not only are the front desk people like Seamus, Sarah, Larry and the rest are courteous and professional, but the valet/bellhop Jordan is terrific. An added bonus at this hotel---aside...More

    1  Thank Doug K
    Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Doug K, We appreciate your many visits with us over the years and appreciate your review! Thanks for your mention of our associates as it it our goals for all guests to experience exceptional service. I am glad that you enjoy our morning expanded...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$217 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in La Jolla
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in La Jolla
    • #3 Green Hotel in La Jolla
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
    • #5 Family Hotel in La Jolla
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 73
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • California >
    • San Diego >
    • La Jolla
    • Also Known As
    • Empress Hotel La Jolla ,
    • Empress La Jolla
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    Traveller (145)
    Room & Suite (283)
    Dining (35)
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    Bathroom (19)
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    Leah C
    1 June 2017|
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    Response from PJCoastToCoast | Reviewed this property |
    We parked on the street. Parking limitations are enforced during the day but we usually were out of our room and on our way for the day by the time they kicked in, and I think they aren't enforced at all on weekends (or at... More
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    Bridget C
    25 May 2017|
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    Response from Yatch1 | Reviewed this property |
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    Wendi L
    26 March 2017|
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    Response from LarryFOM | Property representative |
    Hi, Our hotel does not have balconies, however we are a short walk to the coastline and some fantastic views. Larry FOM
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    Room Tips
    "second floor where the Continental breakfast room is located"
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    "We had the two room suite, and it was gorgeous with a whirlpool bath and shower, large comfy bed and pull-out..."
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    "While none of the rooms have a full ocean view. my room on the 5th floor (Rm. 500) did have a sliver of a..."
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    "Have a special need or request, just ask, they'll do their best for you. Rooms are soooo spacious."
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