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The Sands of La Jolla

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40-inch LED TV with satellite channels, TV
Terrace/patio
3VQQ 3rd Floor 2 Queen with Balcony | Terrace/patio
Premium bedding, down comforters, pillowtop beds, desk
3STE 3 Floor Suite 2 King Bedrooms Balcony | Living area | 40-inch LED TV with satellite channels, TV

Overview of The Sands of La Jolla

The Sands of La Jolla

2.5 star property

8.8/10 Excellent

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Housekeeping
Map
5417 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA, 92037

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationBird Rock10 min walk
  • Popular LocationMission and Pacific Beaches14 min walk
  • Popular LocationPacific Beach Park17 min walk
  • AirportSan Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)27 min drive

Room options

About this area

La Jolla

Located near the beach, The Sands of La Jolla is in Bird Rock, a neighborhood in La Jolla. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Mission Beach and Mission Bay. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Valley View Casino Center or Petco Park. Take an opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as scuba diving.

What's nearby

  • Bird Rock - 10 min walk
  • Mission and Pacific Beaches - 14 min walk
  • Pacific Beach Park - 17 min walk
  • Windansea Beach - 2 min drive
  • Crystal Pier - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Morena - Linda Vista Station - 11 min drive
  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station - 14 min drive
  • San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • Bird Rock Coffee - 5 min walk
  • Oscar's Mexican Seafood - 9 min walk
  • Ambrogio15 - 14 min walk
  • The French Gourmet - 16 min walk
  • Fig Tree Cafe - 17 min walk

About this property

The Sands of La Jolla

Hotel located in Bird Rock
Near Mission Beach, The Sands of La Jolla provides everything you need. Guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks at this hotel include:
  • An outdoor pool
  • Free self parking
  • Express check-out, concierge services, and smoke-free premises
  • An elevator
  • Guest reviews say good things about the helpful staff and location
Room features
All 39 rooms boast comforts such as premium bedding and laptop-friendly workspaces, in addition to perks like free WiFi and air conditioning. Guests reviews give good marks for the clean rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Pillowtop mattresses and down comforters
  • Bathrooms with free toiletries and hair dryers
  • 40-inch LED TVs with premium channels
  • Balconies or patios, wardrobes/closets, and mini fridges

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Property is disinfected using an electrostatic sprayer
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Guest accommodations are sealed after cleaning
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC), CovidClean (Safehotels - global expert), and SGS (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking and van parking available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Mini-fridge
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Front desk (limited hours)

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Elevator
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible van parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Down comforter
  • Heating
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Premium channels
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio

More

  • Desk
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Mobile key entry
  • Phone

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - midnight and 3:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: USD 10.00
Express check-out available

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 2 AM
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
2 children, up to the age of 12 years, can stay for free if using existing beds when occupying the parent or guardian's room
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: USD 100 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

  • Late check-out fee: USD 10.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

This property is managed by a professional host. The provision of housing is linked to their trade, business, or profession
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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
This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties
Alcohol is not served at this property

Property is also known as

Sands Hotel Jolla
Sands Jolla
Sands Hotel La Jolla
Sands La Jolla
Sands Of La Jolla Hotel La Jolla
Sands Jolla Hotel
The Sands of La Jolla Hotel
The Sands of La Jolla La Jolla
The Sands of La Jolla Hotel La Jolla

Frequently asked questions

Does The Sands of La Jolla have a pool?

Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.

How much does it cost to stay at The Sands of La Jolla?

As of Jan 30, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Sands of La Jolla on Jan 31, 2023 start from $119.0, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

Is The Sands of La Jolla pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much is parking at The Sands of La Jolla?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at The Sands of La Jolla?

Check-in is from 3 PM–midnight, and from 3:00 PM–2:00 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.

What time is check-out at The Sands of La Jolla?

Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for USD 10.00 (subject to availability).

Where is The Sands of La Jolla located?

Located in Bird Rock, this hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Bird Rock and within 3 mi (5 km) of Mission Beach and Mission Bay. Mission and Pacific Beaches and Pacific Beach Park are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Reviews

8.8

Excellent

Rating 10 - Excellent. 203 out of 323 reviews" "
" "10 - Excellent 63%
Rating 8 - Good. 78 out of 323 reviews" "
" "8 - Good 24%
Rating 6 - Okay. 23 out of 323 reviews" "
" "6 - Okay 7%
Rating 4 - Poor. 7 out of 323 reviews" "
" "4 - Poor 2%
Rating 2 - Terrible. 12 out of 323 reviews" "
" "2 - Terrible 4%

9.3/10

Cleanliness

8.8/10

Staff & service

8.1/10

Amenities

9.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

8.8/10

Eco-friendliness

Reviews

10/10 Excellent

Tyrik

Traveled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Nice and clean

10/10 Excellent

Jessica

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
I will be staying here again when I come back to La Jolla

10/10 Excellent

JAMES

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Jus t nice little property that is easy in and out and very relaxing with friendly staff

10/10 Excellent

Anna

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The Sands gave us a beautifully appointed room. Newky rennoblvated with high tech desk, anti fog mirror with backlight and a very nice ajustable for height walk in shower. The bed was very comfortable. It is located eithing an area with many beautiful beaches.

10/10 Excellent

David

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great location and staff

10/10 Excellent

David

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff, great location
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2022

8/10 Good

Susanne

Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
The location is great to be close to the ocean. It’s also safe and quiet

10/10 Excellent

Steef-Jan

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Modern decorated rooms, big bed, large TV with tons of choices, great desk and clean. CVS nearby as well as a few good restaurants.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2022

8/10 Good

Debra

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2022

10/10 Excellent

JAMES

Traveled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Everything was great, handy and convenient. Nice Staff and Team
Stayed 2 nights in Oct 2022