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Grande Colonial La Jolla

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“village view”(27 reviews)
“historic hotel”(52 reviews)
“junior suite”(44 reviews)
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All reviewsvillage viewhistoric hoteljunior suitewalk in closetthe main hotelperfect locationpartial ocean viewchildren's poolvalet parkingstreet noiseprospect streetshops and restaurantswonderful hotelvalet serviceturn down servicebed was very comfortablesan diego
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

Super location, within walking distance of everything in La Jolla. Room was spacious and well appointed. Check in and out was seamless. Nice bar with friendly staff.I have reviewed the restaurant separately.More

Thank malibuirishmike
Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 31 March 2016

Thank you, Malibuirishmike, for taking the time to write such a nice review about your recent stay at the Grande Colonial. Glad to hear how much you enjoyed the hotel, particularly our location, accommodations and our staff. We know you have many choices of where...More

Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

I recently spent two nights here. Loved the location, everything we needed was within walking distance. We had a fabulous view from our bed, and could hear the waves crashing against the rocks. The staff were quite helpful, and although not huge, the room was...More

Thank busycanuk
Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 31 March 2016

Dear Busycanuk: Couldn't be more pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your recent visit from Canada. You certainly traveled a great distance and deserved to arrive to a friendly, welcoming staff and a comfortable room. Glad we were able to provide that for you...More

Reviewed 24 March 2016

Beautiful rooms and lovely bathroom, excellent location with easy walking to everywhere in LaJolla. Great restaurant, seems a bit stuffy just looking in but is not at all and has great food for reasonable price. Don;t miss the outdoor seating within view of the ocean,...More

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Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 31 March 2016

Thanks, Susan, for the wonderful remarks about your recent stay with us. So glad to hear how much you enjoyed your visit and our hotel. I'm also glad you had the chance to experience our NINE-TEN Restaurant. It is consistently hailed as one of the...More

Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

The Hotel is beautiful and well maintained, it is a prime location just in the middle of everything, jet it is private and cozy, the staff is very friendly and professional, it became our favorite hotel in San Diego!, Highly recommend for any occasion!More

Thank Carlos M
Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 31 March 2016

Dear Carlos: We are so happy to have been designated as your "favorite hotel in San Diego"! Thank you so very much for all the positive comments about our location, facilities and, most of all, about our staff. We appreciate your recommendation and hope you'll...More

Reviewed 23 March 2016

We had no problems checking in and the room, while a bit small, was perfectly big enough for the two of us. The floors are very creaky so the place is a bit loud at night when people are moving through. The neighbors are almost...More

Thank Kelleigh B
Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 24 March 2016

Dear Kelleigh: Thank you for taking the time to provide feedback about your recent visit. It sounds as if you stayed in one of our adjacent all-suite buildings, which do have hardwood floors. I am sorry about the noise issues you experienced. Should you choose...More

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Banquet Room
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Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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US$245 - US$333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Best Value Hotel in La Jolla
#2 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
#2 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Business Hotel in La Jolla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$245 - US$333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in La Jolla
#2 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
#2 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Family Hotel in La Jolla
#3 Business Hotel in La Jolla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Als0223
8 April 2018|
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Response from 4csueback | Reviewed this property |
Yes the previous traveler is on point. The stairs are actually quite steep in the 2 other buildings. There are no chairs, umbrella or lifeguards at the nearby beaches and the stuff is quite rough.
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Vacations1228
3 March 2018|
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Response from inviso | Reviewed this property |
I would really avoid it as the rooms are tired and old. Suggest you try La Valencia instead.
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bellafromrussia
21 June 2017|
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Response from ksander1az | Reviewed this property |
No. Some rooms have a terrace though. For example, if you get a suite you may have access to a garden terrace outside your door.
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"Junior Suite"
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"Every room I have been in has been wonderful. If you like quiet, stay in rooms with ocean view. Village..."
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"Try for ocean view.... but even non-view rooms have access to areas with a view."
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"Request ocean view"
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