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Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

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Orange County
Reviewed 24 June 2013

I was in SD visting family and found a deal on the Estancia website for Costco members for 189 which including a $25 breakfast credit. After a long day at Sea World, I arrived at the hotel at check in time by myself with 2 small kids(2& 8 months). The valet and bellman staff were wonderful, and helped me with...

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EstanciaHotelManager, Manager at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for the review, and I hope you all had fun at SeaWorld. Thank you for the compliments about our beautiful hotel and Mustangs & Burros. You are absolutely right in that we should have done a better job in assessing your situation. Assuming you told the Reservations team that you were traveling with two small children we should...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 16 June 2013

The grounds are lovely, the room is above average, but certainly not outstanding. It is a busy place for a bit out of the way. Weddings and large meetings going on all the time, but great not to be in a downtown environment. We would be happy to stay here again, but would prefer if we could: a) self park...

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EstanciaHotelManager, Manager at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and thank you for the review. We are happy to hear you found the grounds to be lovely and that you would stay with us again. I’m sorry about any inconvenience with valet parking, the internet, and the key cards. Please understand that all of these policies are in place to ensure guest safety...

Chicago
Reviewed 14 June 2013

My husband and I spent a long weekend at the Estancia La Jolla and we loved the hotel. I have been in the La Jolla area many times (I even went to college at UC, San Diego - located across the street!) but never knew much about the Estancia. It really is a hidden gem. Every interaction we had with...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 5 June 2013

We love this place. We have been twice and it´s our favourite hotel in the US. It´s beautiful, it´s clean, the food it´s excellent (the breakfast its perfect), the surroundings, the area... We have not interacted much with the staff, but everyone was professional and efficient. It has been a great experience both times. And we are back in July...

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EstanciaHotelManager, Manager at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of our hotel. We look forward to welcoming you back next month! I hope you like the guest room enhancements and all of the changes we have made to the pool deck and of course the beautiful new Spa design!

San Jose, California
Reviewed 4 June 2013

This place is extremely good. If you want a quite time and love to be surrounded by nature, this is the place to go. We made a quick getaway for our son's third B'day on the weekend of may 31st 2013. I had booked this hotel after reading many reviews on Trip Advisor and I'm glad I did. The Pool...

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San Diego, California
Reviewed 1 June 2013

We stayed at Estancia over the holidays and had items stolen from our room including an iPad. If you look at this post and other posts you will see that this hotel has a problem with Theft. Also be warned that the hotel will do very little to help you recover your items, We had to open up pleasereport to...

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Los Angeles
Reviewed 31 May 2013

From the very moment we pulled up to this secluded getaway, I knew we were in for a treat with the authentic Spanish decor. We were warmly welcomed with a glass of champagne at check-in. I wish every hotel would make this a tradition! The property is spread out around a lovely grass area where couples walked and children played....

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EstanciaHotelManager, Manager at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed our property and the convenient location it offers to coastal walking trails, the beach and the village of La Jolla. We really appreciate you taking the time to write such a nice review. We hope to welcome you back and that next time you will have a chance to try some...

Rancho Santa Margarita, California
Reviewed 31 May 2013

We stayed at the resort to celebrate my daughter's birthday. From the minute we arrived we were treated with 5 star service! The valet, Chris and bellman were very friendly and informative. Gabby checked us in at the Front Desk and recommended we dine at Mustangs and Burros for dinner. The girls enjoyed a delicious dinner and then we had...

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EstanciaHotelManager, Manager at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

We love this review! In fact, I just shared it with our entire team. We are so glad that you shared your daughter’s birthday celebration with us and we are so happy to hear that you had such a memorable experience. Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and recognize some of our outstanding team...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 29 May 2013

In March 2013, I spent a long weekend at Estancia and really, really, really enjoyed it. The food, in particular, was delicious at every meal. Everything appeared and tasted fresh, whole, and real. The spa was lovely and all employees were true professionals and excellent at their craft. Also, notable was the valet staff who always took good care of...

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EstanciaHotelManager, Manager at Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for writing a review about your stay last March. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed the Romance & Rendezvous Package and that you had such a pleasant experience at our wonderful Spa. Thank you for recommending our hotel and spa to others and we hope to welcome you back very soon.

Pasadena, California
Reviewed 28 May 2013

This hotel has it all: heavenly location, stunning grounds, great pool, fabulous indoor/outdoor bar (Mustangs & Burrows), state of the art rooms with amazing beds/pillows & what a great staff. For walkers & runners, the hotel is less than 2 miles from Torrey Pines State Park. World class golf is just down the road at legendary Torrey Pines Golf Course...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A California-coastal rancho setting on 10 acres conveniently located between the two quaint seaside villages of La Jolla and Del Mar and adjacent to world-class Torrey Pines Golf Course, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa offers a range of upscale accommodations from charming rancho style deluxe rooms to expansive suites with world-class facilities and exceptional service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa

Address: 9700 N Torrey Pines Rd, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-1102
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: $300 - $520 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 210
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Also Known As:
Estancia La Jolla Hotel And Spa
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Hotel Style:
#2 Green Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Spa Hotel in La Jolla
#4 Business Hotel in La Jolla
#4 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
#5 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#6 Family Hotel in La Jolla
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“Top floors”
 of 5 bubbles floribel1, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms that face onto Torrey Pines road, just a little noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles DrMegalo, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the internal gardens or back green space.”
 of 5 bubbles mikegS7430FK, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Request a view of the courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles 2BHM3, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
“over the big garden area”
 of 5 bubbles JeannetteF, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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