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La Valencia Hotel

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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Beachfront
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Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a 4 day trip to La Jolla North San Diego and stayed in the wonderful la Valencia. Beautifully renovated building, attentive professional staff, stunning location overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Stayed in the lovely king size ocean view villa which was such a...More

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Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 22 March 2016

Dear Gem - The real gems at La Valencia are our incredible guests - thank you so much for the 5 STAR rating and for selecting La V as your hotel destination. Our Villas are indeed a treat but I am even more thrilled to...More

Reviewed 13 March 2016

Rooms were small and Garden view was facing the street so a little misleading. The only other complaint was that we wanted to sit on the deck for a drink and the lady said we had to eat brunch. It was Saturday so I understand,...More

3  Thank Aaron H
Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 15 March 2016

Dear Short Trip - Short and sweet and thank you! We do hope that La Valencia remains a quick get away destination. We offer 4 categories of rooms with the smaller Vintage our most valued and popular. Larger rooms include the Classic series and our...More

Reviewed 13 March 2016

Every interaction with the staff was pleasant, friendly and professional. The food was great, location perfect (we walked to everything we needed) awesome pool, extremely comfy bed - you name it it was great. We will definitely go back.More

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Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 15 March 2016

Dear Detail - We are especially thrilled to see your great comments about our staff - they are the key to our renowned hospitality. It looks like we delivered on all areas and we really love hearing that you'll be back - we'll be here!...More

Reviewed 8 March 2016

I stayed here for a business trip, which meant I really didn't get a chance to savor this hotel. I was in one of the villas, which is quite a long way from the lobby; two elevators and a set of stairs. But very quiet...More

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Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 15 March 2016

Dear Lovely Guest - Thank you for making La V a stop on your business travels and for the 5 STAR review. We'll have to take a look at the make-up mirror heights in our villa bathrooms - its the first time we've received this...More

Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were over all very happy with the la Valencia! It was disappointing when we arrived early on a weekday and they could not accommodate an early check in ( this was also requested in advance prior arrival). We were left to...More

1  Thank JennyRick
Response from SoCalSunsoul, General Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 14 March 2016

Dear Wonderful Guest - We're so pleased that you made La Valencia part of your recent get away plans. I am sorry that we could not accommodate your early arrival request - to do so is based on the specific room type booked and occupancy...More

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About
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
USD 310 - USD 598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#4 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#6 Business Hotel in La Jolla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 310 - USD 598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#4 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#6 Business Hotel in La Jolla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Vacations1228
4 March 2018|
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Response from mbbmw2016 | Reviewed this property |
I have stayed at La V many times over many years. This is not one of those big resort hotels with tons of noisy kids running around. I have always found this to be a quiet, relaxing place. I have never experienced foul... More
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Carrie B
22 February 2018|
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Response from 365giannad | Reviewed this property |
There were children when we were there and they were enjoying the outdoor heated spa. The pool area is gorgeous. The menu is varied and I am sure that you could find good choices for your children. Lovely spot overlooking... More
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spivakfox
16 February 2018|
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Response from Nikki C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, just saw your question regarding the walk to the beach. The hotel is not located directly on the beach front. It is on a hill that overlooks the beach and the hill is relatively steep. I believe there are two... More
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"base rooms are pretty small/efficient. Stay away from the rooms that are adjacent to the ballroom/function..."
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