Get an overview of this hotelRancho-style La Jolla hotel near Birch Aquarium

Near Torrey Pines

This San Diego-area hotel is 1 block from University of California, San Diego; within 2 miles of Torrey Pines Golf Course, La Jolla Village shopping, and Birch Aquarium; and 9 miles from SeaWorld.

Health spa

Leisure facilities at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa include a health spa with 9 indoor treatment rooms, couple's bungalow with fireplace, nails bungalow, a fitness center offering yoga classes, guided hikes, and an outdoor splash pool with poolside bar.

Wireless Internet

Located in a 3-story building wrapped around courtyards, all 210 guestrooms offer down comforters, bathrobes, laptop-compatible safes, and wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This smoke-free San Diego-area hotel is within 2 miles of Torrey Pines Golf Course, La Jolla Village Square, and Birch Aquarium. The University of California, San Diego, is one block away. For guests' convenience, Estancia La Jolla Hotel and Spa offers a conference center and room service with a late night menu. Wireless internet access is complimentary.

The Spa at Estancia La Jolla comes with 2 private bungalows, one of which offers guests a place to relax while receiving nail care services, and the other reserved as a couple’s retreat where couples can relax in a soaking tub for 2, sit by the fireplace, or lounge on a private deck.

  • Garden
  • Conference center
  • Outdoor pool
  • Poolside bar
  • Spa tub
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Steam room
  • Fitness facilities
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms 8
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 210
  • Multilingual staff
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Number of floors - 3
  • ATM/banking
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Elevator/lift
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Wedding services
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Computer station
  • Free WiFi
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Pool cabanas (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6
  • Year Built 2004
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Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Flat-panel TV
  • HDTV
  • iPod docking station
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Free toiletries
  • Premium TV channels
  • Pay movies
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower/tub combination
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Cable TV service
  • Free WiFi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
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Where to Eat

Adobe El Restaurante - Offering indoor or patio dining in a casual, rancho-style setting. The menu blends Southern California and rancho cuisine, with an emphasis on seafood, bold flavors, and locally grown ingredients. Open for breakfast, and weekend brunch.

Trinitas Cellars Wine Bar - Serving wine from Trinitas Cellars, along with a selection of local craft beers, All-American cocktails, and rustic American fare.

Mustangs & Burros - A classic Territorial-Ranch style restaurant with a cozy dining room and a spacious patio. Both areas feature fireplaces and often offers live music.

Pool Bar - A seasonal bar offering cocktails and light fare poolside.

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Nearby Things to Do

The hotel's fitness room has free weights, strength-training equipment, and a dozen cardiovascular machines, including treadmills, elliptical machines, and stationary bikes. Multiple flat-screen TVs are mounted on walls throughout the fitness center.

Guided hikes and yoga are available with advance notice (surcharges apply). A sundeck houses a 60-by-25-foot pool, a large spa tub, sunbeds, and cabanas (surcharges apply).

The hotel is 4 miles from La Jolla Cove, popular with scuba divers and snorkelers. Torrey Pines Golf Course, 1.5 miles away, offers two 18-hole courses, a golf shop, driving range, and pro instruction.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
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Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Prenatal massage
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Number of treatment rooms 9
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 25.00 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

Pets

Pets allowed, Only dogs are allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 50

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Resort fee: USD 22 per accommodation, per night
The hotel resort fee includes:
  • Pool access
  • Spa tub access
  • Fitness center access
  • Business center/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • In-room bottled water
  • Additional inclusions
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: USD 12.00 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 25 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 150 per pet (varies based on length of stay)
  • Pet deposit: USD 150 per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 25.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for golf tee times. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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