HOLIDAY INN EXPRESS & SUITES LA JOLLA

6705 La Jolla Blvd., La Jolla, CA 92037 United States (USA)
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2.5 Star Beach Hotel in San Diego County
32.82981-117.27696
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Very Good
4.0/ 5

Based on 287 guest reviews

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  • Has an outdoor pool!
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • 57 rooms in property
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • 15 suites in hotel
  • Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
  • Group booking rating of 7.2/10

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Local Attractions

Wind-N-Sea Beach is less than two blocks away, La Jolla Cove, Seal beach, kayaking and downtown La Jolla is one mile away.

Summary of Verified Reviews

Summary of 411 verified reviews

81
Very Good

Very good beach hotel. Great amenities. Great wellness & sports facilities. Great shopping. Popular among families.

“Within walking distance to the beach” “Heated pool and spa”

Good Overall Ranking Top 46% in city
Excellent Beach Hotel Top 4% in city
Great City Hotel Top 21% in city

Good to know

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking space was unavailable” “Parking situation needs to be improved”

  • Beach nearby

    “Close to surf spots” “Just a 5 minutes walk to the beach”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean bedroom” “Except for dirty windows”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean facilities” “Clean motel”

Review highlights

Beach

100/100
62 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Near beach and downtown”

Service

91/100
130 reviews

Service is professional and friendly.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Pool

90/100
51 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Wellness

89/100
9 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

“Heated pool and spa”

Location

80/100
161 reviews

Great location. Near city centre with nearby beaches, restaurants, bars, and shopping. Poor access to parking. Affordable parking.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Breakfast

78/100
93 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Amenities

75/100
65 reviews

Nice amenities and reasonable facilities.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Clean facilities”

Room

64/100
140 reviews

Tidy rooms relatively well-kept and of moderate size with excellent beds. Mediocre sized, dirty bathrooms. Outdated room and furniture, and bad A/C. Good kitchenette.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No A/C”

WiFi

60/100
13 reviews

WiFi is good value.

“Internet doesn't work” “Wifi worked well” “Wifi did not work”

Ranked top 60% by couples, with a score of 77

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds

    “Newer mattresses” “Bed was very comfortable”

  • Clean hotel facilities

    “Clean facilities” “Clean motel”

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Included scrambled eggs” “Free morning breakfast”

  • Great amenities

    “Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor”

Review highlights

Beach

100/100
16 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Near beach and downtown”

Pool

92/100
12 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Service

91/100
25 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Cleanliness

82/100
18 reviews

Clean hotel facilities. Clean rooms.

“Clean facilities” “Clean motel” “Clean grounds”

Location

82/100
36 reviews

Great location near the beach, but subpar parking.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Breakfast

78/100
20 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Amenities

77/100
12 reviews

Good amenities and hotel building is acceptable.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Clean facilities”

Room

67/100
32 reviews

Average size, clean rooms with comfy beds and typical bathrooms.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No air conditioner”

Ranked top 38% by families, with a score of 84

Good to know

  • Poor bathroom

    “Towel so old” “Threadbare towels”

  • Great pool

    “Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area”

  • Beautiful beach

    “Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach”

  • Great amenities

    “Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor”

Review highlights

Beach

100/100
12 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Near beach and downtown”

Service

93/100
24 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Pool

88/100
9 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Value

88/100
10 reviews

Best value for money.

“Included scrambled eggs” “Free morning breakfast” “Great for the price”

Food

82/100
3 reviews

Delicious food.

“Lots of avocados” “Mexican restaurant right across the street” “Interesting pancake”

Location

81/100
32 reviews

Great location near the beach, but subpar parking.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Cleanliness

80/100
8 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean facilities” “Clean motel” “Clean grounds”

Amenities

79/100
7 reviews

Nice building.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Clean facilities”

Breakfast

79/100
15 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Room

65/100
20 reviews

Acceptable rooms - tidy, but bathrooms are not great.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No shower door”

Comfort

65/100
8 reviews

Comfortable.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Large flat screen tv”

Ranked top 49% by business travelers, with a score of 79

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Staff was very nice and helpful”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean bedroom” “Except for dirty windows”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking space was unavailable” “Parking situation needs to be improved”

  • Great location

    “Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants”

Review highlights

Service

91/100
10 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Cleanliness

82/100
5 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean facilities” “Clean motel” “Clean grounds”

Location

76/100
8 reviews

Well-located hotel, although, unfortunately the parking isn't easy.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Room

68/100
11 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No shower door”

Ranked top 63% by solo travelers, with a score of 81

Good to know

  • Tasty breakfast

    “The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent”

  • Fantastic service

    “Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in”

Review highlights

Service

89/100
6 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Breakfast

79/100
6 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Room

64/100
5 reviews

Average sized rooms.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No A/C”

Comfort

62/100
5 reviews

Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Large flat screen tv”

Good to know

  • Friendly service

    “Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Staff was very nice and helpful”

Review highlights

Pool

92/100
5 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Service

92/100
6 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Location

76/100
8 reviews

Great location.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Breakfast

76/100
4 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Room

65/100
4 reviews

Room is all right.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No air conditioner”

Good to know

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking space was unavailable” “Parking situation needs to be improved”

  • Beach nearby

    “Close to surf spots” “Just a 5 minutes walk to the beach”

  • Hotel is outdated

    “Building is a bit old” “Towel so old”

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean bedroom” “Except for dirty windows”

Review highlights

Beach

100/100
56 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Near beach and downtown”

Service

91/100
113 reviews

Reception is decent, with overall friendly and professional service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Pool

89/100
42 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Value

88/100
56 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices. Free internet.

“Included scrambled eggs” “Free morning breakfast” “Great for the price”

Wellness

88/100
8 reviews

Great wellness & sports facilities.

“Heated pool and spa”

Food

81/100
23 reviews

Delicious food.

“Lots of avocados” “Mexican restaurant right across the street” “Interesting pancake”

Location

81/100
143 reviews

Great location. Near city centre with nearby beaches, restaurants, bars, and shopping. Poor access to parking. Affordable parking.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Breakfast

78/100
81 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Amenities

75/100
60 reviews

Nice amenities and reasonable facilities.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Clean facilities”

Room

65/100
121 reviews

Tidy rooms relatively well-kept and of moderate size with excellent beds. Out-dated rooms with OK TV's, but poor furnishings and A/C. Good kitchenette.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No A/C”

WiFi

59/100
10 reviews

WiFi is good value.

“Internet doesn't work” “Wifi worked well” “Wifi did not work”

Ranked top 62% by couples, with a score of 76

Good to know

  • Comfortable beds

    “Newer mattresses” “Bed was very comfortable”

  • Fair breakfast prices

    “Included scrambled eggs” “Free morning breakfast”

  • Great amenities

    “Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor”

  • Beautiful beach

    “Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Review highlights

Beach

100/100
15 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Near beach and downtown”

Pool

92/100
9 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Service

90/100
21 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Value

87/100
12 reviews

Best value for money. Fair breakfast prices.

“Included scrambled eggs” “Free morning breakfast” “Great for the price”

Location

83/100
31 reviews

Great location near the beach, but subpar parking.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Cleanliness

81/100
16 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean facilities” “Clean motel” “Clean grounds”

Breakfast

79/100
16 reviews

Great and affordable breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Amenities

77/100
11 reviews

Good amenities and hotel building is acceptable.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Clean facilities”

Room

66/100
24 reviews

Clean, decent rooms with great beds but bad bathrooms.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No shower door”

Ranked top 33% by families, with a score of 85

Good to know

  • Delicious food

    “Lots of avocados” “Mexican restaurant right across the street”

  • Great pool

    “Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area”

  • Poor bathroom

    “Towel so old” “Threadbare towels”

  • Beautiful beach

    “Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Review highlights

Beach

100/100
11 reviews

Beautiful beach.

“Close to surf spots” “Within walking distance to the beach” “Near beach and downtown”

Service

92/100
20 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Pool

88/100
8 reviews

Great pool.

“Lots of swimming pool” “Nice pool area” “Pool was nice”

Value

88/100
10 reviews

Best value for money.

“Included scrambled eggs” “Free morning breakfast” “Great for the price”

Food

82/100
3 reviews

Delicious food.

“Lots of avocados” “Mexican restaurant right across the street” “Interesting pancake”

Location

80/100
30 reviews

Great location near the beach, but subpar parking.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Cleanliness

80/100
7 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean facilities” “Clean motel” “Clean grounds”

Breakfast

78/100
13 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Amenities

77/100
7 reviews

Nice building.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Clean facilities”

Room

66/100
17 reviews

Room is clean and bathroom is alright.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No A/C”

Comfort

64/100
7 reviews

Comfortable.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Large flat screen tv”

Ranked top 53% by business travelers, with a score of 78

Good to know

  • Clean rooms

    “Clean bedroom” “Except for dirty windows”

  • Friendly service

    “Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Staff was very nice and helpful”

  • Poor access to parking

    “Parking space was unavailable” “Parking situation needs to be improved”

  • Great location

    “Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants”

Review highlights

Service

91/100
9 reviews

Friendly service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Cleanliness

82/100
5 reviews

Clean rooms.

“Clean facilities” “Clean motel” “Clean grounds”

Location

76/100
8 reviews

Well-located hotel, although, unfortunately the parking isn't easy.

“Close to surf spots” “Close to shops and restaurants” “Within walking distance to the beach”

Room

68/100
10 reviews

Clean, reasonable rooms.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No A/C”

Ranked top 69% by solo travelers, with a score of 78

Good to know

  • Tasty breakfast

    “The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent”

  • Fantastic service

    “Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in”

Review highlights

Service

90/100
5 reviews

Fantastic service.

“Hotel staff was great, friendly” “Helped us check-in” “Staff was amazing”

Breakfast

79/100
6 reviews

Tasty breakfast.

“The breakfast buffet is delicious” “Breakfast and location were excellent” “Enjoyed the free breakfast”

Room

64/100
5 reviews

Average sized rooms.

“Contemporary furnishings” “Large flat screen tv” “No air conditioner”

Comfort

62/100
5 reviews

Somewhat comfortable and acceptably sized rooms.

“Quiet environment” “Quiet ground floor” “Large flat screen tv”

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Customer Reviews of Holiday Inn Express & Suites La Jolla

4.0 out of 5. Based on 287 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

The Holiday Inn Express La Jolla is your gateway to the Jewel City. Conveniently located close to downtown La Jolla and its wealth of shops, art galleries, museums and ocean view restaurants. The hotel offers you a quiet restful haven combined with a tradition of quality service and a relaxing experience. Located less than 2 blocks from Wind-n-Sea Beach and 1 mile south of beautiful downtown La Jolla. No matter what brings you to the Holiday Inn Express La Jolla, your room is your personal retreat. The key word is comfort with luxurious bedding, modern décor and all the cable, sports and movie channels you need. Enjoy our complimentary hot breakfast daily adjacent to the tropical pool courtyard.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 4:00 p.m.
Check Out: 12:00 p.m.
Year of Last Renovation: 2007
Floors: 3
Rooms: 57
Corridors: All Rooms Have Exterior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 57
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 15
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Meeting Rooms: 0
Dist. to Food/Bars: 0.3 Mi
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 0.3 Mi
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours prior to arrival
Nightly Parking: Free
Total Taxes: 10.50%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Free local calls
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen facilities
  • Laundry facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

Lindbergh Field Airport

Local Shuttle Info: There is no complimentary shuttle available, however X-press Shuttle offers a shuttle one way to or from the airport for $35. They operate 24 hours.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

About Holiday Inn Express

  • Free Express Start Breakfast Bar offering eggs, omelets, bacon and sausage, and their signature cinnamon rolls just to name a few
  • Have their own 100% Arabica Smart Roast Coffee
  • Free high-speed internet service in every room
  • eHost Online Concierge Service where guests can learn about hotel amenities, major airlines nearby, up-to-date local weather and even car rental services
  • Perfect for the business traveler on the go, Holiday Inn Express offers 24/7 fax & photocopy services
  • Unlimited free local and toll-free calls

The Holiday Inn Express highlights above are subject to change without notice.

Previously known as:
Holiday Inn Express La Jolla

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