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Hollywood Glamour on the California riviera

Intimate and charming. Dramatic and iconic. La Valencia Hotel has been an unforgettable destination since 1926 and a getaway for Hollywood elite in the Golden Era. Perched above the La Jolla Cove cliffs along the sparkling Pacific Ocean, La Valencia offers something for everyone in our four distinctive room types - Vintage, Classic, Villas and Icon. Enjoy international cuisine with the freshness of California in our signature restaurants and lounges. Relax by the beautiful outdoor pool with ocean views. Explore miles of idyllic beaches and coastline for swimming, surfing, kayaking, snorkeling and diving. Walk to the Village of La Jolla to trendy boutiques, museums and art galleries. Discover championship fairways at Torrey Pines Golf Course, venture to San Diego attractions or simply relax at our charming seaside retreat.
At La Valencia, everything is possible.


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  • Steps from miles of stunning coastline, beach and La Jolla Cove
  • Classic Mediterranean architecture and hand painted murals
  • Mediterranean Room Ocean View Restaurant 
  • La Sala Lounge 
  • Cafe la Rue - Temporarily Closed
  • Pet-friendly accommodations including a dog menu at outlets
  • Inspiring indoor and outdoor event spaces
  • Elegant rooms, suites, and villas
  • Fitness center and business center
  • Les Clefs d'Or Concierge Services
  • Steps to shopping, galleries and museums in La Jolla Village
  • Minutes from world renowned San Diego attractions
  • Premier member of Preferred Hotels & Resorts LVX Collection
Amenities of La Valencia Hotel, La Jolla


Recharge at our historic oceanside retreat. Lounge poolside surrounded by Pacific Ocean views, or explore the stunning beauty of La Jolla Cove steps away.
Day Pass of La Valencia Hotel, La Jolla

Day Pass

Day passes available seasonally to access La Valencia's iconic pool for the day through ResortPass. Buy a day pass online and take a seat next to the outdoor pool, surrounded by bougainvillea and palm trees, or soak up the sun with a margarita in hand.*

*Passes subject to availability and blackout dates

History of La Valencia Hotel La Jolla


Intimate and charming. Dramatic and unforgettable. La Valencia Hotel has been a destination to remember since it opened in the Village of La Jolla in December of 1926.

"Get ready to time travel — in serious style."
- Departures Magazine (2021)

Awards & Accolades at La Jolla Hotel

Awards & Accolades

Voted one of the 10 Best Boutique Hotels in Southern California,  La Valencia is an icon of elegance and glamour. See why we are one of the top hotels and places to dine with a view in La Jolla.
La Valencia Hotel Retail Store

La Valencia Hotel Retail Store

Shop La Valencia Hotel's curated collection that encapsulates the Pink Lady's undeniable charm and celebrates one of San Diego's most iconic hotels. From chic beach bags to Corkcicle tumblers, shop the Pink Lady's custom collection of stand-out accessories and apparel from top brands like TravisMathew and Straight Down.
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