Our “Absolute” best of La Jolla is back and this time we break down the best La Jolla hotels. The break down: Again, just like our previous ‘best of’, this list is an aggregate of scores (think Metacritic) from three public rating sites: Tripadvisor, Yelp, and Google. Continue reading
The top 5 luxury hotels in La Jolla are set along the pristine coast of the Pacific Ocean. People from around the world come to La Jolla in search of scenic, pristine, and romantic settings. “The jewel” offers many amazing resorts and hotels to choose from. From oceanfront suites to ranch inspired villas, the fine properties that reside in La Jolla are endless.
La Valencia Hotel
The La Valencia Hotel is recognizable from around all of La Jolla with its iconic Pink tower. Overlooking the Pacific coastline, La Valencia is a must on any list of luxurious hotels in La Jolla. Serving local residents, visitors, and celebrities since 1926 with a historical charm and atmosphere unlike any other, the hotel is one of La Jollas best hideaways.
Why Stay Here: The luxurious service at the La Valencia is unparalleled. If you are in the search of a relaxing, glamorous, and opulent stay, the La Valencia is the right choice for you. Located along Prospect street, the La Valencia is in the heart of chic downtown La Jolla.
Lodge At Torrey Pines
The Lodge At Torrey Pines is a world class resort with a craftsman style inspiration. Having received the prestigious AAA five diamond award every year since 2002, The Lodge At Torrey Pines is a favorite destination for travelers and residents as well.
Why Stay Here: Situated above the famous Torrey Pines Golf Course & Torrey Pines State Reserve, this is the perfect La Jolla hotel for golf lovers the hotel is a great choice for adventurers seeking activities such as golfing, hiking, and being outdoors.
Grande Colonial Hotel
2013 will be the 100 year anniversary for the Grande Colonial Hotel. With a robust and interesting history, the Grande Colonial Hotel has remained one of the leading luxury hotels in La Jolla.
Why Stay Here: Visitors should stay at the Grande Colonial Hotel if they are looking for a quiet and charming getaway. Located on the edge of the heart of the village, the Grande Colonial is easily located just around the corner from bustling downtown. Perfect for a relaxing retreat!
Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa
The atmosphere and design of the luxurious Estancia La Jolla will transport you to Californias historic Spanish past. With soaring arches, roaring fireplaces, and expansive courtyards, the Estancia has a magical feeling. Located in Northern La Jolla, the resort is close to golfing at Torrey Pines, shopping at Westfield UTC, and sightseeing at the Birch Aquarium.
Why stay here: Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa is an amazing property with impeccable service. With an award winning spa and award winning landscape, this resort is great for vacationists seeking a pampering day at the spa. Take advantage of one of their many discount offered throughout the year.
Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines
The Hilton at Torrey Pines offers one of the best views from La Jolla. Overlooking the cliffs at Torrey Pines, the Hilton offers a refreshing ambiance. With newly renovated rooms, the Hilton is one of “the jewels” best destinations.
Why stay here: The Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines is great for romantic getaways for couples looking to adventure outdoors. Hiking down to blacks beach, golfing at Torrey Pines, and swimming in the ocean-view pool are only some of the activities the resort has to offer.
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Photos: Torrey Pines, Condé Nast Traveler, Grande Colonial Hotel, Estancia La Jolla Hotel & Spa, & Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines.