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La Valencia Hotel

1132 Prospect St., La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
Certificate of Excellence
La Valencia Hotel & Spa exudes Hollywood Glamor on the California Rivera – a hospitality classic since 1926. With her signature pink exterior and iconic tower, the elegant “Pink Lady” remains a renowned landmark on La Jolla’s distinctive Prospect Street commanding the village bluffs with panoramic views of the Pacific coastline and beautiful La Jolla Cove. 114 rooms, suites and villas offer a cast of options from cozy boudoirs to a captivating penthouse or exclusive villas and soon, the transformation of a circa 1905 ocean facing bungalow into an enchanting 3,500 sq. ft. sensory experience spa and garden ready for a red-carpet-worthy premiere in early 2018. Culinary indulgence takes center stage at THE MED, the hotel’s inspired Great Room design, ocean facing restaurant and terrace featuring seasonal California coastal cuisine. The supporting cast features La Sala, a sumptuous and dazzling Spanish-Mediterranean style lounge cast in the tradition of grand hotel bars with a cliffhanger
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Property amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
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Bay View
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
182Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
54Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Rather dated hotel with its pulse on the present a hotel steeped in history is still a great place to stay. Lots of places to eat and drink including the pool, the bar and a formal dining room. Excellent cocktails at $14 each. The rooms...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 days ago

History, memories, old and new friends, tradition, elegance, all is part and parcel of the experience here. It’s one of the must dos in life that will remain with you a life long. We do not miss an occasion for celebration at this wonderful venue.

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from MelissaK3098, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Heidi, Your kind words are making us blush! I'm so glad you've been able to celebrate and experience so many wonderful moments with La Valencia. We look forward to continuing to share more memories with you! Kind Regards, Melissa King, Marketing Manager

Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I stayed at La Valencia last weekend, Management needs to seriously figure out what’s happening in this hotel. We asked the Concierge Nancy to make us a reservation in the main restaurant but she recommended another restaurant instead, Eddie V’s down the...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Response from MelissaK3098, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 4 days ago

Dear Austin Guest, I am so sorry your experience with our concierge Nancy was not as you hoped it would be. Our concierge always recommends both our amazing restaurants, THE MED and Cafe la Rue, but we also love to share the beautiful La Jolla...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Whilst we didn’t stay here and only popped in for a morning coffee (which we took on the lovely terrace) I was so impressed by the hotel doormen who were so friendly. They went out of their way to be helpful to us (non residents...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from MelissaK3098, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Recent Guest, Thank you so much for your kind words about our wonderful and personable valets! They truly are the best in the business, and we're proud of how fabulously they represent the hotel. We hope you will be joining us again soon! Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had the privilege of being married at the La Valencia Hotel on November 21, 2018. This venue for our marriage was perfect! The hotel is beautiful with gorgeous views of the picturesque La Jolla Cove as well as plush landscaping everywhere....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank blissedchrist
Response from MelissaK3098, Marketing Manager at La Valencia HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Blissed Girl, Thank you so much for choosing La Valencia to celebrate your big day! I'm overjoyed to hear that every aspect of your event was perfect and that Cathy was so incredibly helpful for you. Everyone at La Valencia is looking forward to...More

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Response from Kahanna | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a villa, they are lovely. The hotel is lovely, old and has its own ambience. The rooms are clean, the noise is nominal. No issues being distracted by noise. The best time to be there s Setptember to November... More
June 21, 2018|
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Response from MelissaK3098 | Property representative |
Our Villa complex is located on the west portion of our property, and directly adjacent to our Ocean View Pool. Both of our restaurants are located at the lobby level of the hotel, just a quick elevator ride or casual walk... More
March 3, 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
Room Tips
"Villa 1 is fantastic in location, size and amenity."
6 days ago
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"Talk to Michelle De La Espriella about the layout of the hotel and which rooms give the best views of the..."
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"Don't stay in the South building as you have to walk past the trash"
Nov. 7, 2018
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"Stay in the villas!"
Oct. 16, 2018
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US$299 - US$541 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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