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Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla

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Parker, Colorado
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our room was not cleaned the first day. Had to get fresh towels ourselves. Parking $18.00 but no place to park on the hotel property. Breakfast mad house. Pull out couch uncomfortable, Kitchen floor not clean.

Thank PRAVigils
everardoaguilar, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla, responded to this review

Dear PRAVigils, Thank you for taking time out to review your recent stay with us at the Residence Inn La Jolla. We certainly pride ourselves in providing great service and accommodations for all our travelers - and it appears we fell short during your stay and I apologize. Our property is in a highly sought destination, and I agree that...

Needham, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here once or twice a year for the last ten years. On the positive side, the rooms are spacious. The location is convenient to visiting the university and local high tech companies. On the negative side, it is hard to find a parking spot if you arrive after 8:00 pm. You may have to go to the...

Thank Rick02492
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was flying in to SD when the airport was fogged in. I called Marriott and explained that my flight was diverted and I was unable to stay at this hotel. I was kindly told that the no-show fee would be waived since it was due to weather. I then received a $190 no-show charge. I then called Marriott customer...

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everardoaguilar, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla, responded to this review

Dear TAMU79, I want to sincerely apologize for the terrible mis-communication we have had since your original date to arrive. I would like to let you know that we have investigated the matter further and absolutely are committed to make this right. Please note that we have sent an updated email regarding the incident and have made sure that all...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room was very good sized and we loved everything. Kitchen was upgraded with SS appliances. Bathroom looked uscale. Living area had a nice couch and fireplace and study table. TV had internet (wired internet which was fast) with Netflix, youtube etc pre-installed. But requires personal Netflix subscription. 2 issues that they can improve upon: (1) Parking fees is outrageous...

Thank ranjith k
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Stayed here 10 days, will be back. Did have some challenges with a few room issues across the colleagues that where with me (room key issues, ants immediately follow a large rain, and worst probably was the boiler explosion which left my colleague stranged in the shower), but considering these concerns, the majority of the front desk folks were very...

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San Jose, CA
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Stayed here 3 nights in 2017 with my family. If it wasn't for some staff that were courteous and their great breakfast, this place would get just 1 star. Good thngs that happened: courteous and responsive front desk. Good breakfast buffet. Bad things that happened: (1) Ants in the kitchen, livingroom and bathroom, (2) NO crib (though on their website,...

Thank SJDude69
everardoaguilar, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla, responded to this review

Dear SJDude69, Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us at the Residence Inn La Jolla. I am so sorry to hear about some of our shortcomings during your stay as our goal is to always present a flawless and comfortable room that allows you to stretch out and feel at home. As I am sure you...

San Diego, California
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I travel a lot for business and I absolutely loved this hotel. The most amazing thing about it was its staff. In the true sense of the word, they were friendly and they made me feel at home, after an eventful journey from Australia. In particular, I wish to thank Glena for all her kindness and thoughtfulness. In addition, other...

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everardoaguilar, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla, responded to this review

Dear parastoosadeghi, Wow! Thank you for your comments and taking the time to reflect on your stay at the Residence Inn La Jolla. As we work tirelessly to ensure that our staff service goes above and beyond on a consistent basis, it is great to hear that you felt great about the service! Glenna is certainly an asset to our...

Reviewed 9 February 2017

I am very picky about hotels and cleanliness is my most important factor. I found this hotel very clean (not perfect, but significantly better than most) and the service was outstanding. Housekeeping did a lovely job and the breakfast bar staff were friendly, helpful, and kind. I really like the residential feel. I highly recommend the hotel. Very conveniently located...

Thank Amanda N
everardoaguilar, Manager at Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla, responded to this review

Hello Amanda, I too am picky about the hotel I choose to stay at, and am happy to hear about your experience at our 'excellent hotel' in La Jolla! We are always strive to present a very clean, comfortable home away from home for our guests. Our location is ideal as you mentioned and am delighted to hear you will...

Reviewed 28 January 2017

We stayed here for one week and felt at home here. Each unit is like a small condo and we chose to stay on the second level. It was mostly quiet during our stay. Having the small kitchen in our unit was very helpful and at least as good, if not better, than I would have expected. The staff seemed...

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Dear dosacquas, Thank you for taking time to share your experience at the Residence Inn La Jolla! Sounds like you really had a nice opportunity to relax and enjoy La Jolla and the property - especially our fun Mix nights! Our suites are definitely designed for the long term stay in mind, so having a functional kitchen with full size...

Reviewed 25 January 2017

Friendly and helpful staff, amazing beds, hot breakfast. And new cardio equip in the gym. I am here every few months and this place makes my 3 day cross country business trip feel more like a getaway. Spacious rooms with beds so comfortable, that I look forwards to leaving my husband and 2 large dogs at home on my queen...

Thank Lauren K
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Dear Lauren, It's great to hear from one of our frequent visitors! Thank you so much for taking time to review our friendly staff and amazing beds at the Residence Inn La Jolla. It is certainly our pleasure to serve and delight on every trip. We look forward to many more visits and will continue to look for ways to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
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About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Residence Inn La Jolla, California hotel puts you within walking distance to the University of California San Diego campus and less than two miles from Scripps Memorial Hospital. From our extended-stay hotel, guests can also visit many local attractions such as breathtaking beaches, unique shops and Torrey Pines, the legendary La Jolla golf course. This all-suite hotel in La Jolla also offers easy access to Balboa Park, the famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld and Legoland. Guests can start their day with a free hot breakfast buffet and end it with The Residence Inn Mix™, a fun and relaxing way to unwind, socialize and connect. All of our suites in La Jolla, California offer fully equipped kitchens, with full stoves and ovens, and separate living and sleeping areas. Business travelers will appreciate our large, well-lit desk and free high-speed Internet. When you're looking to relax, take a dip in our heated pool or have some fun playing sand volleyball. We aim to be your favorite La Jolla all-suite hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla

Address: 8901 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-1625
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: €162 - €330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla 3*
Number of rooms: 288
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla Hotel La Jolla
Residence Inn La Jolla
La Jolla Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in La Jolla
#12 Family Hotel in La Jolla
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“Upstairs rooms are quieter but you have to drag your bag up one flight.”
 of 5 bubbles Rick02492, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles TAMU79, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you have heavy luggage, avoid the second floor rooms, stairs no elevators.”
 of 5 bubbles TXGirlinKY, 17 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If you're looking for a family friendly place to say because you have kids, then this place will likely disappoint you.”
 of 5 bubbles SJDude69, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Suites so you can spread out and work comfortably.”
 of 5 bubbles , 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
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