Overview

La Valencia Hotel
Best Bar and Beverages

1132 Prospect Street, La Jolla, CA 92037, United States
+1 858 454 0771

$279+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 672 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.7
  • 6.0
  • 5.9

Good to know

  • Great view
  • Great shopping
  • Friendly atmosphere

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    About

    Location.

    Set amid La Jolla Village's shops, museums, and restaurants, the historic La Valencia Hotel is a Mediterranean-style property that boasts panoramic views from atop La Jolla Cove. San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park is located a block away, and the Museum of Contemporary Art lies 4 blocks from the hotel.

    Hotel Features.

    The hotel lobby features colorful 1920s Spanish tile work, hand-painted ceilings, period antiques, and a salon section with large glass windows. Dining venues include The Med, a restaurant with expansive views of the Pacific ocean and an outdoor patio, and La Sala bar, which features live music during the evening. A business center houses 2 computer stations. There's complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. A 24-hour fitness facility contains cardio equipment, strength-training machines, and free weights. Spa services, including facials, are available on site. A fourth-floor tropically accented patio sets the stage for an outdoor pool and tiled spa tub.

    Guestrooms.

    This smoke-free property has 112 guestrooms with varying décor. All-white bedding includes 360-thread count linens. Rooms contain plasma TVs, minibars, and coffeemakers. Standard-size or laptop-compatible in-room safes and desks are provided. Bathrooms contain marble vanities stocked with premium toiletries. Select accommodations afford ocean views. High-speed wired and wireless Internet connections are complimentary.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Fitness center
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Gift shop
    • ATM on-site
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • No smoking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Express check out
    • Coffee shop
    • Wedding services
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews of La Valencia Hotel

    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 672 reviews
    • 9.7 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.5 "95% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.7 "Incredible bar."
      10.0 "Delicious alcoholic drinks, according to 100%."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
      7.5 "75% said the concierge service was amazing."
      8.6 "86% were impressed by the valet service."
    • 8.7 "Pool is good."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 3.7 "Not very comfortable."
      3.0 "70% said rooms were small."
      1.7 "83% thought it was too noisy."
      1.4 "86% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.4 "Air conditioning was criticized by 86%."
    • 3.2 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.8 "72% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.0 "Terrible value."
      1.0 "The price was too high for 90%."
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    Overall Rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 517 reviews
    • 9.7 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.7 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.4 "94% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 8.9 "Pool is good."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.6 "76% thought the service was very professional."
    • 5.7 "Average amenities."
      5.5 "55% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the furniture was functional."
    • 3.4 "Not very clean."
      2.7 "73% said rooms were dirty."
    • 3.2 "Quite uncomfortable."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were small."
      1.5 "85% criticized the small bathroom."
      1.8 "82% thought it was too noisy."
      1.2 "Air conditioning was criticized by 88%."
    • 2.8 "Terrible value."
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    Overall Rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 154 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 8.8 "Pool is good."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
      9.5 "95% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 7.1 "Good vibe."
      9.7 "97% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 5.9 "Average amenities."
      5.7 "57% thought the building was acceptable."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.8 "Not very comfortable."
      2.0 "80% thought it was too noisy."
      3.4 "66% said rooms were small."
    • 2.9 "Generally quite dirty."
      2.5 "75% said rooms were dirty."
    • 2.6 "Terrible value."
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    Hotel type
    Beach Hotel
    Guests consider it an awesome beach hotel.
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Good to know
    "Great view"
    "Great shopping"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
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