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    Empress Hotel

    7766 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4309
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good31%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 818 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    I visit San Diego all the time, but this was the first time we ever stayed at the Empress. It's a very nice property. The rates were not unreasonable. It's not cheap, but not too pricey. We had nice accommodations and the daily breakfast was...More

    Thank Mike D
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Spent July 4-7 at the Empress Hotel. Perfect location and booked based on the reviews. I was not disappounted! Room was perfect, quiet, quiet ac and even had a fan in the bathroom! The humidity gets to me so keeping air circulated really helps! Loved...More

    Thank spidersuz
    Response from Joel M, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Dear spidersuz, Thank you for your recent stay with us! I am glad tht you enjoyed your rooms and the amenities that we provide to our guests. Our location is one that cannot be beat as we are central to everything that La Jolla has...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Thank you to the front lobby staff for all of the perfect local recommendations! You were key to making our quick visit relaxing. The hotel is in a location with easy driving access and walking the area. At the door step you can find, eateries,...More

    Thank golf2sun
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Business trip to San Diego for Comic-Con meant trying to find a convenient hotel that also allowed escape from the massive crowds in San Diego. This hotel was just the ticket as La Jolla is an easy highway commute to downtown San Diego but a...More

    Thank georgemcg3
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    The staff could not have been nicer. Walking distance to La Jolla shops and restaurants. Restaurant in hotel during my stay had a piano bar. The music was enjoyable for the end of the day. My only regret is I did not have more time...More

    Thank Tracy P
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • 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$219 - US$363 (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 ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 73
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    • California >
    • San Diego >
    • La Jolla
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    • Empress La Jolla
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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
    25 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
    "4th floor room we received was great though we still heard enthusiastic bar patrons on Friday night from the..."
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    "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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