Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star romantic hotel near La Jolla Cove


Situated by the ocean, this romantic hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Cuvier Park and La Jolla Cove. Children's Cove and Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel Features

This hotel features an outdoor tennis court, self parking, and concierge services. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, dry cleaning, express check-in, and express check-out are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 14 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and sitting areas, plus free WiFi and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find iPod docks, refrigerators, and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access. This romantic hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Scripps Inn La Jolla Cove has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 14 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Portable fan 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Sofa bed size 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary breakfast is offered.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor tennis court.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 6:30 PM

Check-in time starts at 4 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
  • 1 per room (up to 30 lb)
  • Specific rooms only
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 16.00 per night
  • Pet fee: USD 75 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Scripps Cove
  • Scripps Inn
  • Scripps Inn Cove
  • Scripps Inn La Jolla Cove
  • Scripps La Jolla Cove
  • Scripps Inn Jolla Cove
  • Scripps Jolla Cove

We should mention

This property allows pets in specific rooms only (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Scripps Inn La Jolla Cove is listed in the 2013 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay.

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