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Inn by the Sea

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#13 of 24 Hotels in La Jolla
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Ojai, United States
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I could not be happier with this hotel. The location was perfect - 5 minutes from the beach. And you could easily walk to all other places in La Jolla. The hotel was recently renovated and is very tasteful - modern. The staff was great - helpful and attentive. The room was clean, nice natural light as well. We could...

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1Thank Maria M
Arizona
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The Best Western Inn by the sea was a joy to stay at. It had a friendly staff and is located mid town La Jolla, so everything is a convenient walk. We researched a number of other hotels and decided on this one based on other reviews. We weren't disappointed. We had no problem with parking during our stay, and...

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1Thank keltek
Santa Maria, United States
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Great hotel for weddings in La Jolla. Staff was wonderful to work with and made the weekend flawless from check in to check out. Ocean view rooms are very nice, nice breeze when the window is open. Walking distance to bars, bistros and world class shopping.

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Sacramento
Reviewed 23 July 2015

We needed a place in San Diego during Comic Con and prices within the city were outrageous so we widened our search. We settled on La Jolla because it was within 30 of Legoland to the north and SDCC to the south - half of our party was not attending CC so it was the perfect fit. Walkable to shops,...

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1Thank Kathalina916
Reviewed 23 July 2015

For a mid-range hotel, this offered just that. Clean comfortable room with great customer service. Walkable to beaches, cove, and restaurants, but not right out your door. The ocean view we had was not spectacular, but you could see the ocean. It was a nice upgrade.

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2Thank 620jillt
California
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Loved the location and room. Disappointed with lack of breakfast (ran out of everything) and parking. It wasn't cheap, but it was close to everything. Customer service was lacking based upon attitude of staff when approached about lack of breakfast. Front desk couldn't explain parking requirements around hotel to help guests know where to park.

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2Thank pduran1234
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 July 2015

The side of the hotel facing the ocean partially overlooks an alley and another building. It creates a noise canyon. It is awful. There are some younger men staying a few rooms away and they sit on the balcony, talking very loudly. Last night they were talking about banging some women and today it's a racist joke. They blew me...

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2Thank J H
Dublin, Ohio
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Nothing ultra fancy but a nice hotel within walking distance to all area attractions/beach. Pool area not resort-worthy but kids seemed to enjoy. Front desk staff helpful (provided maps and information). Was nice to have included breakfast.

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1Thank bookierocket
Palm Springs, CA, United States
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The location of the hotel is perfect for exploring the town and surrounding area. The room was comfortable and nicely designed. Parking was very convenient behind the hotel. There was a lovely swimming pool with tables surrounding it for use at breakfast. Coffee was served both outdoors and in the breakfast cafeteria.

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Torrance, California
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Great customer service! Whenever we travel, we always request a quiet room on a top floor. Hussein the gentlemen that checked us in gave us exactly what we requested. We had a room facing the ocean; it was quiet and very clean. After a fun filled day, what better way to relax but to sit on the balcony to watch...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the sand-swept landscapes and inspired Pacific views of the Inn by the Sea at La Jolla in San Diego, California. Here at our hotel in downtown La Jolla, you’ll find lovely guest rooms, complete with balconies offering coastal breezes and inspired views. Surrounded by beaches, dining options, local culture, and chic boutiques, this Southern California mecca is the premier destination for travelers to the La Jolla and San Diego areas. Take advantage of comfortable, spacious guest accommodations from the hotel that boasts a location in “The Heart of the Village.” Take in the salty breezes as you soak up the California sunshine in one of the most romantic honeymoon destinations. Spend a day exploring local culture, and later on, as the sun goes down, dine at one of our vibrant local restaurants. From morning until evening, La Jolla Village is brimming with all things California. From our perfect location just three blocks from the ocean, to our spacious accommodations designed for vacation comfort to the fullest, The Inn by the Sea at La Jolla is your California travel destination. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Inn by the Sea

Address: 7830 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4283 (Formerly BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea)
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: €145 - €250 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Inn by the Sea 2.5*
Number of rooms: 130
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Also Known As:
Best Western Plus Inn By The Sea Hotel La Jolla
Best Western La Jolla
La Jolla Best Western
Hotel Style:
#4 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
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“They charge more for an "ocean view" but the hotel is several blocks from the hotel and so there is no unobstructed view.”
R6Man, 8 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for 5th floor room so you have ocean view”
traveler1747, 26 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you want an ocean view, they are available on the 4th and 5th floors. Suggest the 5th.”
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“Ground floor is very noisy.”
Mikesalter, 1 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Top floor ocean view is best and price is not that much more.”
PaulSimiValley, 29 Mar 2017 | Read review
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