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Featured Motels in La Jolla

The Shoal La Jolla Beach
2.5 out of 5
6750 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA
The price is $110 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22

Located in Beach Barber Tract, this motel is 0.2 mi (0.4 km) from Windansea Beach and within 3 mi (5 km) of La Jolla Cove and La Jolla Shores Park. Scripps Pier ...

4.1/5Very Good! (859 reviews)

"amazing location close to the beach. Didnt like looking at the run down shuttered property across the street. Rooms were great - clean, modern & well furnished."…"

Reviewed on Oct 5, 2020

The Shoal La Jolla Beach
La Jolla Biltmore Motel
1 out of 5
5385 La Jolla Blvd, La Jolla, CA
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Located in Bird Rock, this motel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Bird Rock and Pacific Beach Park. Mission Beach and Crystal Pier are also within 2 mi (3 km).

2.8/5 (159 reviews)

"Management was very friendly. .it's not a five star but we're not that needy."…"

Reviewed on Dec 8, 2019

La Jolla Biltmore Motel
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When it's time for an affordable family getaway, a simple solo escape, or a weekend away with your special someone, book a La Jolla motel. To discover why this is a region gains popularity each day, enjoy top-notch amenities and explore interesting attractions. Settle into a unique cafè or garden nearby and while away the day, or stay on your feet visiting top attractions that draw a handful of devoted visitors to La Jolla. You're about to find out why both locals and travelers love this place.

The Perfect Motel at the Perfect Price

Motels are in high demand in La Jolla. You'll find the best deals right here, so book early and save on a great getaway. Thanks to several convenient locations and comfortable amenities, you'll find accommodation that suits your vacation style. Be one of the first travelers to post a review and share your experience. So, savor the comfort of a well-kept room and attentive hospitality. When you book with Expedia, you can stay all over the world, and the globe-trotting starts in La Jolla.

Reserve a Stay in a Motel

Plan your trip to La Jolla now with Expedia's easy online travel booking and start relaxing before you even leave the house. Recently, this region has seen fewer visitors than in the past year. Take advantage of the motel availability and easy-going atmosphere.

Other property types in La Jolla

Sheraton La Jolla Hotel

Sheraton La Jolla Hotel

3.5 out of 5
3299 Holiday Ct, La Jolla, CA
The price is $109 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
4.2/5Very Good! (915 reviews)

"Stayed for the weekend. Room 0321 ( the shower head is leaking water. Needs some maintenance. Over all, room is clean, bed is clean."…"

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

Sheraton La Jolla Hotel
San Diego Marriott La Jolla

San Diego Marriott La Jolla

4 out of 5
4240 La Jolla Village Dr, La Jolla, CA
The price is $121 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
4.2/5Very Good! (882 reviews)

"Beautiful all the way around. I wish I had more time there"…"

Reviewed on Sep 28, 2020

San Diego Marriott La Jolla
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

4 out of 5
10950 North Torrey Pines Road, La Jolla, CA
The price is $127 per night from Oct 21 to Oct 22
4.1/5Very Good! (938 reviews)

"Everything"…"

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2020

Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

La Jolla Motels for the Frugal Traveler

There are more than 228 hotels and other lodging choices in La Jolla, though you'll find just 3 economical motels. These budget accommodations can help you cut costs when compared with traditional hotels, which may have more amenities but also come with a higher price tag.

Because you'll save on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in La Jolla. Not-to-be-missed sights include La Jolla Cove, La Jolla Shores Park, and Birch Aquarium.

Fun fact: Starting in the early 1950s, colorful neon signs were used as beacons for tired families on road trips, and you can see these today along the historic U.S. Route 66. At many motels, you'll often find free parking and an outdoor pool.

Below are some of Expedia customers' best-rated La Jolla motels available to book:

La Jolla Village Lodge

  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of La Jolla Cove and Windansea Beach.
  • Enjoy access to the coffee in the lobby, and freebies including breakfast, WiFi, and parking.

The Shoal La Jolla Beach

  • An outdoor pool, free WiFi, and free parking are available during your stay.
  • You'll be located within a 5-minute drive of La Jolla Cove and Windansea Beach.

La Jolla Biltmore Motel

  • Enjoy access to the 24-hour front desk, and freebies including WiFi and parking.
  • Stay within a 5-minute drive of Mission Beach and Mission Bay.

What to Do in La Jolla

While you're sightseeing around the area, enjoy its scenic seaside and top-notch restaurants. Visitors like La Jolla for its aquarium.

Here are some popular places:

  • La Jolla Cove
  • La Jolla Shores Park
  • Birch Aquarium

These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places:

  • Black's Beach
  • Windansea Beach
  • Torrey Pines State Reserve

You'll find these family-friendly sights in the area:

  • Belmont Park
  • SeaWorld
  • Hotel Circle

La Jolla is also notable for its:

  • Surfing
  • University life
  • Bird watching

Best Time to Visit La Jolla

Determine the perfect time for your visit to La Jolla by looking over these seasonal weather details:
  • The hottest months are typically September and August, while December and January are the coldest months
  • January-March: Daytime temperatures average 66° F and nighttime temperatures average 48° F
  • April-June: 72° F is the daytime average and 54° F is the nighttime average
  • July-September: Daytime averages are around 75° F and nighttime averages are around 62° F
  • October-December: The average temperatures are 74° F during the day and 47° F at night
  • Average rainfall is 0.35 inches in a year

How to Get to La Jolla and Around the Area

La Jolla Transportation
NameTypeDistance
San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field) Airport 7.4 mi (11.9 km)
San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) Airport 9.5 mi (15.2 km)
San Diego, CA (SEE-Gillespie Field) Airport 16.4 mi (26.4 km)

Frequently asked questions

What can I expect from a motel trip to La Jolla?
By saving on your room price, you can experience more of the activities in La Jolla. Not-to-be-missed sights include La Jolla Cove, Torrey Pines Golf Course, and La Jolla Shores Park.
What is a motel?
When you stay at a motel, you’ll often find free parking and an outdoor pool. With a stay at a motel, you’ll usually access your room directly from the parking lot. In the U.S., motels became more commonplace at the end of the 1940s with the popularity of car travel and road trip vacations, peaking in the mid-1960s with more than 60,000 properties.
What are the best motels in La Jolla?
The Shoal La Jolla Beach: Stay within a 5-minute drive of Windansea Beach and Pacific Beach Park. Enjoy access to the outdoor pool, and freebies including WiFi and parking. La Jolla Biltmore Motel: Free WiFi and free parking are available during your stay, along with room amenities like a microwave. You’ll be located within a 5-minute drive of Pacific Beach Park and Mission Beach Boardwalk.
What things can I to do in La Jolla?
While you’re sightseeing around the area, enjoy its popular beaches and top-notch restaurants. Visitors like La Jolla for its aquarium. Some popular places to visit include La Jolla Cove, Torrey Pines Golf Course, and La Jolla Shores Park. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Black’s Beach, Windansea Beach, and Torrey Pines State Reserve. You’ll find these family-friendly sights in the area: Birch Aquarium, Belmont Park, and SeaWorld.
What's the seasonal weather like in La Jolla?
Weather can make or break a roadtrip, so we’ve gathered some data about year-round temperatures in La Jolla to help you plan yours. The hottest months are usually August and September with an average temp of 69°F, while the coldest months are December and January with an average of 58°F. Average annual precipitation for La Jolla is 10 inches.
What are my options for getting around La Jolla when staying in a motel?
We’ve gathered some information about local transportation options in La Jolla to help you navigate your stay: Fly into San Diego Intl. Airport (SAN), which is located 9.5 mi (15.2 km) away from the city center. Otherwise, you can search for flights to San Diego, CA (MYF-Montgomery Field), which is 7.4 mi (11.9 km) away. Metro stations nearby include VA Medical Center Station and Voigt Drive Station.