Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

9700 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, CA 92037, United States
+1 858 550 1000

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Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
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About Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

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    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
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  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa offers 4-star accommodation in San Diego. It also features an outdoor pool and a fitness center.

A wide range of premium services are available for guests of Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, such as an express check-in and check-out feature, valet parking and a concierge. Staff are available 24 hours a day and can help with booking tours and tickets.

Every room at the hotel comes with an alarm clock and all the essentials for a comfortable stay. A desk, ironing facilities and heating can also be found in each.

Guests staying at the hotel can sit down to a unique dining experience at the in-house restaurant, ideally located for those who want to stay close when looking for a bite to eat. Those staying at the property can unwind and enjoy a glass of wine at the wine bar.

Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is within walking distance of University of California San Diego and Black's Beach. SeaWorld San Diego, Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and San Diego Zoo can be easily reached by car.

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Rooms available at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

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Amenities at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

  • Snorkeling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Fitness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key access
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24hr front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water
  • Chapel/shrine


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Family rooms
  • Garden view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Newspapers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • VIP room facilities

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Pets not allowed
  • Designated smoking area
  • Increased accessibility
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator


  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Snack bar
  • Ice maker
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Shops (on site)
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Table tennis
  • Windsurfing
  • Hiking


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Saltwater pool
  • Massage
  • Pool bar

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Radio
  • Smartphone dock
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Pants press
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Tumble dryer


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • EV charging station
  • Secured parking
  • Valet parking


  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Balcony


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Family friendly

  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Pool cover
  • Swimming pool toys


  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Reviews of Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

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2.0 Bad

Cons:Never thought I would write such review, but someone broke into our room and stole my Rolex watch. The hotel refused to show us the surveillance cameras. And I can only think of 2 reason as why. Either the hotel management is also involved in the crime or they saw the footages and know how insecure and unsafe their rooms are so they didn’t want to open a can of warms. The worst part is that the hotel is not cooperating whatsoever they don’t answer to us nor our attorneys who have tried contacting them. It is absolutely absurd to pay $600/ night and have your personal belongings get stolen in daylight from YOUR OWN ROOM!!

5.7 Passable
Pros:The place was beautiful.

Cons:First, My girlfriend and I arrived to relax our first valentine's day weekend for one night. I made an arrangement with the Spa to have a couple's massage which included the tub. The tub was broken and replaced for hands and feet massage with the package. We had our dinner reservations at the spa. Our suitcases were not in our room per our request, and we had to have our clean clothes to wear prior our dinner reservation. After, we got our bags. We went down to Mustangs & Burros for our dinner reservation and found out it was closed, and there was a sign to go to a different restaurant within the hotel. The restaurant setting was crappy and dark. The food was not great, and we each had a very pricey glass of wine which is not even full. $30 each drink!!!! ridiculous! It was not a great place for a new couple to celebrate first valentine's day!

4.5 Mediocre
Pros:I liked the pool. It's a salt water pool and is great to be in as well as the hot tub. The pool area in general is lovely.

Cons:There was carpet torn up in our room exposing the tack strips that hold it down causing pretty serious potential danger when walking around barefoot. Obviously the room was not checked prior to booking us into it which i would expect at these prices. That's bad enough to warrant another option in the future but the remedy for them was to tell us they were sending a maintenance person at some point in the future to fix it. No one came for an hour. We then called back annoyed we'd been wasting time sitting in the room instead of at their facilities and another front desk person said they would get on it immediately and we could change our room if we wanted to. After no service for the next hour or so i finally went to the front and asked what was going on. They apologized, and gave me a new room. They said someone could help us move our stuff to a new room. With our dinner reservations only minutes in the future I ran back to the room to start moving stuff and a staff member showed up maybe 15 minutes later to help, with them knowing full well we were in a rush to change rooms because of dinner reservations. There was nothing left for them to do. This caused us to be late to dinner. This did not cause serious trouble because the restaurant was able to accommodate us. But we were stressed and worried! We did get a call later in the evening telling us we would get our resort fees back ($25) in compensation. I don't think this fee is appropriate to begin with so I do not consider this a remedy at all. It's also a very small portion of our total costs at the hotel in relation to the inconvenience it caused us. After that saga, we returned from dinner to a couple in a room above us yelling and screaming at each other and stomping around. We tried to call the front desk after it did not cease for about 30 minutes. There was no one to receive our call at 12 midnight. After a couple attempts I decided to get dressed for a trip to the front desk and figure out what the heck is going on with the service at this place!! There was one person working the area when i got there and he apologized he was not available for our calls earlier. They seem very understaffed for a luxury hotel. He said they would look into the issue immediately. There was some additional banging of doors and yelling through the night but it was not continuous so i'm not really blaming them for that, but the level of service is just not at all what I wanted for a birthday weekend of luxury and relaxation!! I would expect what we got from a cheap hotel chain at about $40/night.

9.4 Excellent
Pros:Friendly staff. The room was very clean
8.0 Great
Pros:I thought it was charming. The rooms and grounds are well done. The location is perfect. I would definitely recommend it and stay there again!
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9700 North Torrey Pines Road, San Diego, CA 92037

What's nearby

  • La Jolla Shores1.9 mi
  • Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve2.6 mi
  • La Jolla Cove2.9 mi
  • Mount Soledad3.1 mi
  • Windansea Beach4.3 mi
  • Mission Bay Park7 mi
  • Mission Beach7.6 mi
  • SeaWorld San Diego8.3 mi
  • Old Town San Diego State Historic Park9.3 mi
  • Sunset Cliffs Natural Park11.5 mi
  • San Diego Zoo11.8 mi
  • Botanical Building11.8 mi
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FAQs when booking at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

  • Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is located at 9700 North Torrey Pines Road in Torrey Pines, 12.7 miles from the center of San Diego. La Jolla Shores is the closest landmark to Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa.

  • Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa.

  • Yes, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa does not offer free parking.

  • No, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is 10.8 miles from San Diego. Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is 17 miles from San Diego Carlsbad-Palomar.

  • No, pets are not allowed at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa.

  • Yes, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa has a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

12.7 mi

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Nearest Airport

San Diego

Distance to airport

10.8 mi