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Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
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9700 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States
+1 858 550 1000

$238+

Overall guest ratings

8.8/10 Excellent
Based on 577 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.2
  • 8.4
  • 8.0
  • 6.7

Good to know

  • Nice building
  • Friendly service
  • Pleasant hotel grounds

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    About

    Location. Opened in 2004, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is a former thoroughbred equestrian estate located in La Jolla, Calif. The University of California, San Diego, stands one block from this property. Famed Torrey Pines Golf Course offers championship play 1.5 miles away.

    Hotel Features. The smoke-free Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa was selected in 2006 by Condé Nast Traveler as "One Of The World's Best Places to Stay." Surrounded by 10 acres of native California flora, this property displays ranch-style ambience reminiscent of southern California's Spanish heritage. Adobe El Restaurante blends locally grown spices and produce to create distinctive rancho-style cuisine. The Trinitas Cellars Wine Bar offers wine tastings hosted by the Chef de Libations. A business center houses 3 computer stations. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel. The property includes 25,000 square feet (2,323 square meters) of indoor and outdoor function space.

    The hotel partners with Torrey Pines Golf Course to offer clinics and golfing opportunities with the pros. An outdoor splash pool features a seasonal bar, and a health club offers cardiovascular and strength-training equipment. Eucalyptus, lavender, and citrus plants border a path leading to The Spa at Estancia. Treatments and activities include signature massages and scrubs.

    Guestrooms. This 3-story hotel offers 199 guestrooms and 11 suites. Many rooms extend onto balconies or patios with garden or courtyard views. Accommodations include complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access, laptop-compatible in-room safes, iPod docking stations, MP3 adapters, and 37-inch, high-definition TVs with premium channels. Beds are dressed with 350-thread-count sheets, and down comforters. Bathrooms feature marble vanities, makeup mirrors, and Estancia toiletries.

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    Amenities

    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • ATM on-site
    • A/V equipment rental
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Gift shop
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Air-conditioned
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • Free Internet
    • Parking (surcharge)
    • Designated smoking area
    • Steam room
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 577 reviews
    • 9.2 "Excellent amenities."
      9.8 "98% found the grounds to be nice."
      8.5 "85% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.0 "90% loved the terrace."
    • 8.4 "Location is great."
      7.9 "79% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      7.1 "71% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
    • 8.0 "Beach is lovely."
    • 7.9 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
    • 7.8 "Good service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
      9.1 "91% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 6.7 "Internet is average."
      5.7 "57% thought the wifi quality was ok."
    • 5.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
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    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 334 reviews
    • 8.9 "Amenities are good."
      8.3 "83% thought the building was wonderful."
      9.7 "97% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 8.0 "Great service."
      9.1 "91% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.9 "Good vibe."
      9.8 "98% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 7.9 "Good location."
    • 7.7 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
    • 6.9 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.3 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.0 "Average value."
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    Overall Rating

    8.8 Excellent
    Based on 201 reviews
    • 9.1 "Excellent amenities."
      9.7 "97% found the grounds to be nice."
      8.5 "85% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.2 "Location is great."
    • 7.9 "Good pool."
    • 7.9 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.8 "Food is average."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 4.4 "Value below average."
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    Overall Rating

    8.5 Excellent
    Based on 40 reviews
    • 9.0 "Excellent amenities."
      8.3 "83% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 4.9 "Value below average."
    Hotel type
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Resort Hotel
    Guests say this is a wonderful resort hotel.
    Good to know
    "Nice building"
    "Friendly service"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
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