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Get an overview of this hotel2 blocks from La Jolla Cove, near San Diego

Cove and beach nearby

Located in the center of the village of La Jolla, this San Diego-area hotel is 2 blocks from La Jolla Cove, 3 miles from Birch Aquarium, 10 miles from SeaWorld, and within 5 blocks of restaurants and shops.

Outdoor pool

Guests at Best Western Plus Inn By The Sea enjoy an outdoor splash pool, and discounted access to a health club across the street; complimentary Continental breakfast is served daily.

Wireless Internet

All 129 nonsmoking guestrooms at this Best Western offer beach-themed decor, furnished balconies, free local calls, premium channels, coffeemakers, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located in the center of the village of La Jolla, this San Diego-area hotel is 2 blocks from La Jolla Cove, 3 miles from Birch Aquarium, and 10 miles from SeaWorld.

Best Western Plus Inn By The Sea has a small outdoor splash pool; discounted passes are available to a health club across the street, providing fitness classes and workout equipment. Complimentary amenities include daily Continental breakfast, newspapers in the lobby, and wireless Internet access throughout the hotel. For a surcharge, the property offers a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request).

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 129 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower/tub combination 

Where to Eat

A complimentary Continental breakfast is provided each morning.

Nearby Things to Do

A small outdoor splash pool is on site, and guests receive discounted access to a health club across the street with fitness classes, cardio equipment, free weights, strength-training equipment, and spa services.

Public tennis courts and the small beach at La Jolla Cove are two blocks away. Five miles from the hotel, the Torrey Pines Golf Course has 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 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails 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 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per night.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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.


The charges below are included in your overall room price:
  • Resort fee
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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 18.00 (one way)
  • Self parking fee: USD 12 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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.

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