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Holiday Inn Express La Jolla

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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
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“surfing beach”(4 reviews)
“pancake machine”(5 reviews)
“free breakfast”(17 reviews)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a cozy and comfortable hotel. They offered a hearty breakfast. The staff was friendly. They allowed us to get a room upstairs. The room had a mini kitchen area too.It was a 5 minute walk to the beach. The beach was beautiful. The...More

Thank ATJaweed
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much ATJaweek for the awesome 5 star review. We are so pleased to know that you loved our cozy and comfy hotel. Thank you for mentioning how friendly the staff were - we love these kinds of comments! We hope to see...More

Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

I stayed here from work and I have zero complaints. The pool and hot tub are great and it’s a short walk to the beach - at least that’s what I was told during check-in. Work consumed all of my time but my hotel bed...More

Thank dmarvel89
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 3 February 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and we were a great home to come back to after a long days work. We hope to see you again... and maybe then you will have time to get down to the beach just 2...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s Spring Break and time for our family annual road trip. Over the years, we have tried different hotel venues in San Diego and this time we would like to try the exclusive city of La Jolla. I booked to Holiday Inn Express by the...More

Thank askyanli
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 1 week ago

You have definitely found La Jolla's Hidden Jewel! Thank you so much for the raving review, we are so happy you enjoyed your stay with us and our location. We look forward to seeing you again whether it be in season or off season. Wendy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just what we were looking for. Nice large room (I think we got a Platinum upgrade), wonderful pool and jacuzzi, and easy walk to the beach. Staff was nice and efficient. Would definitely stay there again.More

Thank Vinonobile88
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the awesome review of our great place near the beach. We are so lucky to have our location! Thank you for staying with us and for the kudos to our team. We look forward to seeing you next time you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed 2 nights in March 2018. The photos online don't do justice to this place. Our room looked very small online but was actually spacious and comfortable. The location is great, close to the beautiful La Jolla beaches. My only complaint is the extremely...More

Thank Liz F
Response from Holiday Inn Exp... L, General Manager at Holiday Inn Express La JollaResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow! Thank you Liz for the great review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. My apologies for the low water pressure, we will certainly look into that. We hope to see you again soon!

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$149 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (20)
Pool & Beach (8)
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Jrcsparks
27 March 2018|
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Response from calinurse | Reviewed this property |
Yes, as above. Five minute walk, very gentle slope. Then if I recall right, about 5-6 steps easy steps down to the beach.
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Jrcsparks
27 March 2018|
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Response from jaywalker17 | Reviewed this property |
Nope. It's close, but not that close to the ocean.
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Deniz E
1 February 2018|
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Response from calinurse | Reviewed this property |
Call the hotel front desk wit both your questions. I did. They are all very helpful. Note that the wing (the new one with rooms that face the ocean (and from which you would have a distant ocean view form the third floor... More
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Room Tips
"Rooms on the top floor are quieter"
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"one in the back but not near the spa"
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"Studio suites in the new wing"
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"Rooms in new wing are very large and attractive, but there's street noise during the day. Motel style..."
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