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Classic Suite, 1 King Bed, Ocean ViewMax Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)
Classic Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean ViewMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Vintage King OceanMax Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)
Classic Room, 2 Queen Beds, Garden ViewMax Occupancy: 5 guests (up to 3 children)
1926 La Jolla hotel overlooking the Pacific
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Atop La Jolla Cove
Located in the center of La Jolla Village, surrounded by fine shops, museums, and restaurants, this historic Mediterranean-style hotel sits atop La Jolla Cove and has sweeping views of the Pacific.
Spa & piano bar
The hotel offers an on-site spa services, a lounge with live music, and two restaurants, in addition to in-room dining service.
Fresh ocean air
La Valencia Hotel smoke-free guestrooms provide garden or ocean views, marble bathrooms, bathrobes, minibars, complimentary wireless Internet access, and windows that open to fresh ocean air.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
La Valencia Hotel
At your hotel
Set atop La Jolla Cove, this hotel is one block from the ocean and San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park. The University of California, San Diego, and Torrey Pines Golf Course are within seven miles (11.3 kilometers).
La Valencia Hotel blends historic details and modern amenities, like hotel-wide complimentary high-speed wired and wireless Internet access. A tropically landscaped patio houses an outdoor pool and tiled spa tub with a poolside bar. The 24-hour fitness center offers a range of equipment and a private room for spa treatments (surcharge). Childcare services are also available on-site.
This is a smoke-free property; fines may apply for violations.
- 24-hour front desk
- Total number of rooms - 112
- Babysitting or childcare
- Year Built 1926
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Business center
- Coffee shop or café
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Conference space
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-out
- Fitness facilities
- Meeting rooms
- Multilingual staff
- Number of floors - 11
- Poolside bar
- Room service (24 hours)
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Number of restaurants - 2
- Beach towels
- Smoke-free property
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Outdoor pool
- Wedding services
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Park your car
Valet parking (surcharge)
In your room
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Air conditioning
- Designer toiletries
- In-room massage available
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Climate control
- Coffee/tea maker
- Complimentary newspaper
- Cribs/infant beds available
- DVD player
- Free local calls
- Hair dryer
- Daily housekeeping
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- In-room safe
- Iron/ironing board
- Cable TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Microwave (on request)
- Refrigerator (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Shower/tub combination
- Turndown service
- Plasma TV
Eat and drink
The Med – The Med offers new American cuisine inspired by local farms for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can dine in La Valencia's signature great room flanked by French doors, a sunny patio, and expansive windows overlooking the Pacific. They can also dine al fresco on the Ocean View Terrace.
La Sala – Comfortable lounge overlooking the ocean. Floor-to-ceiling windows. Live piano music several nights a week. Appetizers, cocktails.
Café la Rue – Bistro and bar serving modern European cuisine, hand-crafted cocktails and premium libations in a cozy, casual village atmosphere.
Poolside bar – Open during summer months, but food and drink service is available year-round via phone in a cabana.
Room service – Available 24 hours.
The hotel's outdoor pool and tiled spa tub are located on a fourth-floor patio with tropical flowers and a Spanish-tiled fountain. A 24-hour fitness center offers treadmills, stair machines, stationary bikes, free weights, and a massage room where spa services can be arranged (surcharge for spa services).
La Valencia Hotel is one block from La Jolla Cove, part of the San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park, which encompasses 6,000 acres of tide and submerged lands. The beach is popular with scuba divers and snorkelers. Torrey Pines Golf Course, 6.5 miles from the hotel, offers two 18-hole courses, a golf shop, driving ranges, 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
- Water skiing nearby
- Personal motorized watercraft on site
- Windsurfing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Parasailing nearby
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
The fine print for La Valencia Hotel
When you arrive
Minimum check-in age is 21
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
When you leave
Check-out time is noon
How you can pay
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa
Pets allowed, Pet maximum weight in lb is 75
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
- Valet parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 30 per pet, per night
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts.