Get an overview of this hotelLa Jolla Hotel with ocean views

Close to beach, golf

This La Jolla hotel, set 8 blocks from the beach, is located 5 miles from the Torrey Pines Golf Course and Mission Bay. Downtown San Diego is 12 miles away.

Sea-view dining

Cusp, a popular restaurant located on the 11th floor of Hotel La Jolla, a Kimpton Hotel offers tantalizing views of the Pacific ocean while enjoying a coastal-Mediterranean inspired meal.


Spacious, smoke-free guestrooms with patios or ocean views feature pillowtop beds with Italian Frette linens, LCD TVs with HBO, and minibars stocked with organic and gourmet goodies.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Sheltered by tropical landscaping, this ocean-view boutique hotel is in the midst of an upscale San Diego beach community, with easy access in and out of La Jolla. The atmosphere, with its European flair, is ideal for leisure travelers who wish to walk to the beach and shops, and for techies who do business in the Golden Triangle.

This La Jolla hotel, eight blocks from the beach, is five miles from both Torrey Pines Golf Course and Mission Bay. Downtown San Diego is 12 miles away. The hotel is also near popular destinations such as La Jolla Village, the UCSD campus, UTC Mall (shopping center), and La Jolla's Seal Beach. Complimentary shuttle service offered to overnight guests within a 2 mile radius within La Jolla.

Hotel La Jolla was was renovated in 2012 and offers an 11th-floor ocean-view restaurant and lounge. All banquettes and tables are placed to maximize the views through floor-to-ceiling windows.

Other amenities include an outdoor pool and a newly-renovated fitness room. The hotel also offers 3 conference rooms with audio-visual equipment.

  • Free reception 
  • Wedding services 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Conference space 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Concierge services 
  • Total number of rooms - 110 
  • Number of floors - 11 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 86 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Year Built 1972 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 950 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies 
  • Video-game console 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Climate control 
  • Phone 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower only 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

A complimentary evening reception is offered daily.

Room service is available daily from 7 AM to 10 PM.

Cusp - Cusp Dining & Drinks is an exceptionally popular bar that has long been a gathering spot for locals who come to soak up fabulous views. A daily happy hour is offered from 4-7 PM; appetizers are also available.

Nearby Things to Do

The hotel has an outdoor pool and a small fitness room.

Hotel La Jolla is only eight blocks from the beach, three miles from Torrey Pines Gliderport, five miles from Torrey Pines Golf Course and Torrey Pines Nature Reserve, and six miles from San Diego's Mission Bay Park, affording numerous recreational opportunities.

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

  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

  • Massages 


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

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

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 4 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.


Pets allowed

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 name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Deposit: USD 75.00 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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