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    Empress Hotel

    7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4309
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    US$269
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good31%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Room Service
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    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
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    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 May 2015 via mobile

    The staff here is very friendly and accommodating. I always enjoy my stay as its clean, intimate and they still offer nice perks like warm cookies, apples, turn-down service and breakfast! It's also in a great location as you can easily walk to the water,...More

    Thank Caroline Y
    Response from Empresss_GM, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 8 May 2015

    Dear Caroline Y - Thank you for taking the time to share your most recent experience as our guest on TripAdvisor. I would also like to take the time to thank you for being a very loyal customer to our hotel, and being a repeat...More

    Reviewed 4 May 2015

    We researched and researched where to stay on our short San Diego trip, and based on reviews and price, we chose to stay at the Empress in La Jolla. Now, having experienced it on our own, we can definitely recommend it to anyone! First, if...More

    1  Thank Carmen C
    Response from Empresss_GM, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 6 May 2015

    Dear Carmen C - Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience as our guest on TripAdvisor. I am very happy to see that you greatly enjoyed your time with us, and that you were able to take advantage of our low...More

    Reviewed 2 May 2015 via mobile

    Was in La Jolla on business. Found this hotel online and was very pleasantly surprised. Rooms are quite large and very quiet. Walking distance to everything in downtown La Jolla. My colleague and I didn't try the restaurant in the hotel but it certainly was...More

    Thank Stu C
    Response from Empresss_GM, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 4 May 2015

    Dear Stu C - Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience as our guest on TripAdivsor. I am very pleased to see that you found our hotel online, and enjoyed your stay with us and we look forward to the next...More

    Reviewed 30 April 2015

    We love to stay in hotels like the Empress. Unique, friendly and within walking distance to many downtown restaurants and shops. It is also within walking distance to a lovely stretch of the coast, with great bike and running paths. Breakfast could be better -...More

    Thank CMH695
    Response from Empresss_GM, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 1 May 2015

    Dear CMH695 - Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience as our guest on TripAdvisor. I am delighted to see that we were able to provide you with a great hotel experience, from our location, to our friendly and helpful staff....More

    Reviewed 28 April 2015

    Great location - within walking distance of everything in La Jolla - lots of amenities including valet parking, fresh-baked cookies every afternoon, free coffee and continental breakfast in the mornings, wi-fi and an excellent restaurant - but what made this stay so great was the...More

    Thank Heidi K
    Response from Empresss_GM, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 29 April 2015

    Dear Heidi K - Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience with our hotel on TripAdvisor. I am very happy to see that both you and your dog were able to greatly enjoy your stay with us. I am absolutely thrilled...More

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$217 - US$364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in La Jolla
    • #2 Best Value Hotel in La Jolla
    • #3 Green Hotel in La Jolla
    • #4 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
    • #5 Family Hotel in La Jolla
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 73
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    • Location
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    • San Diego >
    • La Jolla
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    • Empress La Jolla
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    Traveller (145)
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    Bathroom (19)
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    Leah C
    1 June 2017|
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    Response from PJCoastToCoast | Reviewed this property |
    We parked on the street. Parking limitations are enforced during the day but we usually were out of our room and on our way for the day by the time they kicked in, and I think they aren't enforced at all on weekends (or at... More
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    Bridget C
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from Yatch1 | Reviewed this property |
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    Wendi L
    25 March 2017|
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    Response from LarryFOM | Property representative |
    Hi, Our hotel does not have balconies, however we are a short walk to the coastline and some fantastic views. Larry FOM
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    Room Tips
    "second floor where the Continental breakfast room is located"
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    "We had the two room suite, and it was gorgeous with a whirlpool bath and shower, large comfy bed and pull-out..."
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    "While none of the rooms have a full ocean view. my room on the 5th floor (Rm. 500) did have a sliver of a..."
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    "Have a special need or request, just ask, they'll do their best for you. Rooms are soooo spacious."
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