The Experience

The La Valencia Hotel is more than a La Jolla hotel, its an icon, having hosted celebrities, celebrations, reunions and romantic getaways since 1926. Just steps from miles of stunning coastline, world-class museums, shopping and galleries, it,s the perfect blend of location and recreation. The hotels Mediterranean influenced architecture and dacor, including beautiful courtyards, hand painted murals and exquisite Spanish mosaics, evoke old-world charm in this one of a kind La Jolla hotel. Choose from 112 coastal-inspired luxury guest rooms, suites and Ocean Villas featuring stunning views of La Jolla and the Pacific Ocean, lush tropical landscaping, or picturesque La Jolla village.

Three distinctive restaurants, including the award winning Sky Room and Whaling Bar & Grill, as well as indoor and outdoor conference, catering and wedding facilities, La Valencia is the ideal location to vacation, meet and celebrate. Experience the beauty of Southern California in one of San Die gos most elegant and historic hotels, and become a part of La Valencias history.

La Valencia, “The Pink Lady of La Jolla,” is a luxury La Jolla hotel in a resort destination well known for its distinctive pink exterior, as well as its beautiful courtyards, hand painted murals, exquisite Spanish mosaics, and stunning panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. Built in 1926 during a revival of Mediterranean-style architecture, La Valencia has retained many of the original rooms and characteristics that have established her as the place to stay among La Jolla hotels and San Diego beach accommodations.

Crafted as much for modern convenience as it is timeless luxury, the 112 intimate and charming guest rooms, suites and Ocean Villas are richly appointed with custom furnishings, luxury textiles and warm tropical hues. All guest rooms feature an extensive list of San Diego resort amenities, including 100% Egyptian cotton linens, down comforters, personal safes and complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

Additional features for select rooms may include a whirlpool tub, separate bath and shower, or a petite balcony for enjoying the spectacular La Jolla views. With the scent of blooming flowers and crisp ocean air, it’s easy to lose yourself as you delight in the personal touches, San Diego hotel specials and amenities La Valencia provides.

Timeless settings and exquisite taste. Extraordinary views and classic cocktails. Seaside charm and an Old-world grill.  Imaginative fare and impeccable service. Whatever your mood, La Valencia is a full service La Jolla resort that delivers unparalleled dining.

High atop La Jolla Cove, La Valencia’s classic lounge and cocktail bar, La Sala, offers panoramic ocean views from its enormous bay windows. While the views are impressive, the cuisine and the outstanding service are truly what set La Valencia’s THE MED apart.

Fresh vintage debuts at La V this Winter with the return of Café la Rue (Bistro + Bar). Experience modern European cuisine in a casual village atmosphere, here in the heart of La Jolla.

In-Room Dining
La Valencia highlights the best dishes from our three La Jolla restaurants for our 24-hour In-Room Guest Dining. Menus include: breakfast, lunch, dinner, dessert, and children’s menu, as well as a late night dining menu.

Weddings & Events
Intimate courtyards and breathtaking La Jolla sunsets.  Unique architecture and extravagant touches.  Set against the backdrop of the sparkling Pacific, La Valencia has proudly played hostess to special occasions and celebrations for nearly 85 years. Her flowering courtyards and hand painted mosaics provide unique atmosphere and elegance for all of your important events. Choose precisely the right fare from our extensive wine, cocktail and menu offerings, and let our staff smooth your way with their experienced assistance.

Just fifteen minutes north of downtown San Diego, La Valencia is the ideal San Diego meeting venue for executive conferences, corporate retreats and incentive programs. Our conference coordinators handle every aspect of your event with smooth precision, from determining catering options to arranging recreation activities. With both outdoor and indoor meeting and banquet space, including three formal meeting rooms, we can accommodate groups from 10 to 80 guests. Guests Receive:

  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • Premium Bottle of Wine
  • La V Signature Amuse-Bouche & Custom logo gift item
  • Early check-in/late check-out
    • subject to availability
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