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3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel is wonderful! The staff is friendly and nice. They are pet friendly. Location is awsome, by many shops and malls. Traffic can be a problem during weekdays ecpecially around 5. Dont plan on being any where fast around that time. The hotel values their platinum members and offer many great benefits.

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Washington DC
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311 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This property is a legacy Residence Inn meaning that it is the bungalow style with several common areas for socializing as well as a large eating area near reception for breakfast and impromptu gatherings in the evening. It is conveniently located to USD - as others have said. This is important and should not be overlooked if you prefer quiet... More 

Thank FormerChicagoGal
Management response:

Hello FormerChicagoGal, Thank you for taking the time to review our Residence Inn La Jolla. It was nice to read about your engagement with our staff and that you found them to be professional amidst some of the challenges that this weekend provided. Our great location and large suites do play host to several events throughout the year, however our... More 

Los Angeles, California
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67 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was a newly renovated bi-level loft family suite on the high floor. It was perfect for my family of four with all the amenities we needed. We chose this hotel for it's close location to UCSD for an event (5 min. drive or 15 min. walk). The suite was located in a quiet area and was very spacious... More 

Thank sunnydays4579
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Dear sunnydays4579, Thank you so much for staying with us at the Residence Inn La Jolla and I'm so glad we were able to provide a Great Stay! Really sounds like you were able to spread out and enjoy our beautiful renovated suites. The condo-style living is my favorite part of our property! Thanks for pointing out our location and... More 

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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted to send a comment on how professional Shaquille B. was during our recent visit. We were in town for a week for my niece's wedding. He was consistently pleasant every time we saw him. He helped with suggesting local places to visit and restaurants.

Thank Poppit11
Management response:

Hello Poppit11! Thank you so much for acknowledging Shaquille - he certainly is a committed and valuable asset to our property. I'm excited to hear that he made a positive impact on your visit to our Residence Inn La Jolla and I hope that the Wedding was an incredible success. Cheers, Ever A More 

New York City, New York
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114 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at this Marriott property recently for 2 days. Although a bit worn, it has spacious and clean suites, and has friendly and professional staff. The price is reasonable and the location is good.

Thank Michael S
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Hello Michael, Thank you for taking the time to review our property in beautiful La Jolla CA! I really appreciate you acknowledging our friendly and professional staff as we take pride in providing top caliber service to our guests. Our hotel has been in La Jolla for now over 30 years and is a staple of the area - and... More 

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189 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The suites are comfortable enough. The kitchen is minimally stocked with utensils and plates, etc. The staff are all quite friendly and helpful. The design of this property is not very effective. At a glance, it is quite attractive—a community of cottages. However, we stayed here 12 days and discovered quickly that most of the units aren't very pleasant, either... More 

Thank AboveEarth
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Good day AboveEarth, Thank you for taking time to review your stay with us at the Residence Inn La Jolla. I'm glad to hear that you found our suites comfortable for your extended stay with us and am elated to hear that our staff was friendly and helpful. We appreciate hearing your feedback and do believe it is a great... More 

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36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice place located to few steps from the UC San Diego, the room is equipped with all the necessary to cook as you were at home if your are looking for a place to long stays. With a privileged location very near of supermarkets, gas stations, restaurants, etc. And the hospital district in La Jolla.

Thank rodolfo t
Management response:

Dear Rodolfo t, Great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us at the Residence Inn La Jolla! We are perfectly setup and pride ourselves in being the leading extended stay hotel with the just the right amenities you need to feel at home! Thank you for pointing out our great location near UCSD/Shopping/restaurants and yes - La Jolla's hospital... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Our experience was great. We stayed for 6 nights. Our suite was very clean, as were the entire grounds and buildings. The staff was very friendly and attentive. Names I can remember are Olivia, Jenna (sp?) and Paul (evening shift). Every single person was great. The free breakfast was so convenient with so many choices--eggs, meat, waffles you make yourself,... More 

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Hello deardianne, Super! We love to hear when we exceed expectations! Thank you for pointing out our awesome staff! Our breakfast has been fine tuned and am so happy to get your feedback about the many options we have for you. I hope you were able to enjoy some relaxing pool time while reading our complimentary Wall Street Journal or... More 

2 reviews
Reviewed 19 October 2016

To stay within budget, we chose this hotel as an alternative to a more pricier golf resort hotel close by where we had a conference to attend. We had free parking, a daily free hot breakfast that was delicious, AND no resort fees. Even with renting a car, we still had a lower price than the resort hotel down the... More 

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43 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

A huge reason we booked this hotel was it's offering of a suite with TWO bathrooms. Traveling as a family of five and sharing 1 bathroom is difficult sometimes! we love that Residence Inn's offer the TWO bathrooms. It's location was decent in La Jolla, and overall room was as expected. Shows some age, some staining on furniture, but it... More 

Thank Elchuchoperucho

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Residence Inn La Jolla, California hotel puts you within walking distance to the University of California San Diego campus and less than two miles from Scripps Memorial Hospital. From our extended-stay hotel, guests can also visit many local attractions such as breathtaking beaches, unique shops and Torrey Pines, the legendary La Jolla golf course. This all-suite hotel in La Jolla also offers easy access to Balboa Park, the famous San Diego Zoo, SeaWorld and Legoland. Guests can start their day with a free hot breakfast buffet and end it with The Residence Inn Mix™, a fun and relaxing way to unwind, socialize and connect. All of our suites in La Jolla, California offer fully equipped kitchens, with full stoves and ovens, and separate living and sleeping areas. Business travelers will appreciate our large, well-lit desk and free high-speed Internet. When you're looking to relax, take a dip in our heated pool or have some fun playing sand volleyball. We aim to be your favorite La Jolla all-suite hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla

Address: 8901 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
Region: United States > California > San Diego > La Jolla
Price Range: £107 - £227 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla 3*
Number of rooms: 288
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Residence Inn San Diego La Jolla Hotel La Jolla
Residence Inn La Jolla
La Jolla Residence Inn
Hotel Style:
#9 Business Hotel in La Jolla
#12 Family Hotel in La Jolla
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“Best to stay away from the common areas if you like quiet”
 of 5 bubbles FormerChicagoGal, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“High floor rooms are more quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles sunnydays4579, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Second floor units are lighter and a distance from air conditioner noise.”
 of 5 bubbles AboveEarth, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms I have stayed in during my many visits have been quiet. Superior sound insulation”
 of 5 bubbles 166stanleyp, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Penthouse and Family Suites”
 of 5 bubbles robertcO5475QR, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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