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Inn by the Sea

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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“iced coffee”(28 reviews)
“great location”(140 reviews)
“ocean view”(62 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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2 Star accommodation
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All reviewsiced coffeegreat locationocean viewwithin walking distancenice balconybreakfast roomfloor roomla jolla coveshops and restaurantswould stay here againsmall poolparking feetop floorcomplimentary breakfastfront desk staffthird floorper day
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Reviewed 1 week ago

WE stayed at this inn for a family vacation and loved it! The stay was enjoyable and my children especially loved the free hot chocolate while they swam in the pool. The adults enjoyed the abundance of coffee. Short walk to restaurants, shopping, beach areas,...More

1  Thank aoliver3188
Hotel's Favorite
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I'm a part-time travel agent and refuse to write a review on a property that does not live up to standards. Whatever the ratings are those stars are for amenities. How you treat the guest is the real factor to be considered. I booked a...More

9  Thank ChicagoSSTraveler
Response from Sheldon J, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 5 October 2017

I appreciate very much your kind words and rating. I will be sure that all members of my staff are congratulated. And CONGRATULATIONS to you and your family on your daughter's wedding! La Jolla is a beautiful location for a destination wedding...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location! Just a 5 minute or so walk to the beach as well as to restaurants, shops, galleries! Our room had a nice view of the ocean. Good-sized room with balcony. Iced coffee in the lobby. Water machine on each floor. Would stay again...More

Thank Andrew B
Response from Sheldon J, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 1 week ago

We really appreciate your kind words and five out of five rating! Can't wait to see you again the next time your travels bring you back to beautiful La Jolla Village...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a nice hotel in a wonderful vacation area of La Jolla. The hotel is clean. The staff is friendly. The rooms are a typical hotel size. We had a room with a partial view. Even though the hotel is about 2 blocks from...More

Thank Terri-Anne R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel was awesome, and I am very picky! The location was a two minute walk from the beach, we had a balcony, there were interior corridors, and the room was very clean. There was an abundance of snack options in the lounge and complimentary...More

1  Thank Elizabeth G
Response from Sheldon J, General Manager at Inn by the SeaResponded 3 weeks ago

We really appreciate the kind words and the five out of five rating Elizabeth Can't wait to see you again the next time your travels bring you back to beautiful La Jolla Village...

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Non-Smoking Hotel
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$164 - US$259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in La Jolla
#11 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Business Hotel in La Jolla
#13 Family Hotel in La Jolla
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (100)
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Dining (14)
Amenities (27)
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delta757man
10 August 2018|
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Response from Sheldon J | Property representative |
Hello! We left Best Western in December 2015. We are the Inn by the Sea now. We have also been completely remodeled with a lot of new amenities. I hope we see you the next time your travels bring you back to beautiful La... More
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Mtntopmama
29 May 2018|
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Response from SammieSamson | Reviewed this property |
Email and ask! They were very prompt in response to my questions. We were there in February and there was no breakfast included.
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Jrcsparks
22 March 2018|
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Response from Sheldon J | Property representative |
Hello! You are correct, the walk back from the ocean is fairly steep. It depends on the one doing the walking as to how steep. Parking can be an issue depending on the time of year and day of the week, but there are a lot of... More
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Room Tips
"On first floor, the sliding glass door opens directly on the back alley cinder block view. Will not stay here..."
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"I was on the first floor which was quiet and I had a patio off the back. I only had a view of buildings in..."
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"Some front rooms may have a bit of view"
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"Ask for an ocean view."
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