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Recent La Jolla reviews

  • Vegas family of 5

    "This house met all our needs. There are no frills to the house and is very "beachy", but the location to the beach and village are perfect! Loved to sit out in the backyard for coffee in the morning and cocktails in the evening. The bikes and wagon were a nice added bonus. This house has privacy, but be aware that it is connected to another unit. (side by side). For the price, you can't beat it!"
    Guest: mom & dad & the boys Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: July 16, 2014
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  • Great location for La Jolla

    "The cottage was great for our needs in La Jolla. Great location to the beach and walking to restaurants, tennis and such. The only drawback was lack of AC, but with windows open, we were fine. The house was well stocked and we were very comfortable during our week there. We will be back for sure!"
    Guest: Eva S Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: July 7, 2014
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  • Nice Vacation in La Jolla

    "I would like to review this house and I am going to give it 5 stars because some people might think it is 5 stars and I certainly don't want to be the only person who doesn't give it 5, however, I probably would give it 4. Our family of six stayed here for one week in July. We have three teen daughters (18, 16 and 14) and a 2.5 yo son. The cottage is lovely. It was MUCH larger than I thought it would be. There was plenty of room for the six of us to sleep in the two bedrooms. I didn't ask my teen daughters, but the main queen bed was SUPER comfortable. This home was also extremely clean and we really appreciated that. The gardens are wonderfully kept and great to spend time outside on the back patio. They had everything we needed including fully stocked kitchen, bath and shower towels and everything you need to take to the beach. The owners are super lovely people and were easy to work with. Here are the things that I would have liked to know before I got there. The cottage was on a very busy and popular street so on the weekend, people walked by talking late into the night and early morning. As you need the windows open in the summer, that was hard to sleep. You can hear everything at your neighbors homes... like them blending their drinks and opening their frig (as I am sure they could hear us). There is no designated parking and having a large family and a minivan, we often had to walk kind of far back to the cottage... but we did always find parking on the actual street. The home is smoke free, but the owners smoke had a tendency to drift through the house with all the windows open. They live behind the home, directly above the hot tub is their deck...good to know if you think you are getting a private hot tub... we have teens so that was not a problem for us at all. I was also caught outside having morning coffee in my PJs when one of them walked by which was a little awkward since I didn't know they would be walking through the cottage yard. We would stay here again as our vacation was great. My two year old called it "my beach house" and my teen daughters loved the fact that their room was behind two separate doors (bedroom door and hallway had a door) so that they could sleep in without being disturbed by their little brother, the beach access, hot tub and overall vacation."
    Guest: Alison F. Date of Stay: July 2014 Review Submitted: August 8, 2014
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  • Amazing!

    "Perfect location, clean and all the amentities! Perfect for small family. 2 minute walk to the beach, quiet complex. Will definitely be back! J. Minuskin~ Phoenix, AZ"
    Guest: Jo Date of Stay: June 2014 Review Submitted: June 26, 2014
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La Jolla Travel Tips

Located only 15 minutes from downtown San Diego, La Jolla is an exciting area filled with delightful beaches, excellent dining options and plenty of cultural activities to make for a great vacation.

Traveling around La Jolla, you can appreciate the natural beauty surrounding the neighborhood, including the Pacific Ocean. As you explore the neighborhood, you can visit any of the many museums to learn more about the area or peruse a gallery to see magnificent works of art, then follow it up by a stop at a tasty fresh seafood restaurant to complete an amazing California vacation.

Things to Do in La Jolla

- The Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego: This outstanding art space features exhibits showcasing international talent. The MCASD at La Jolla provides unbeatable ocean views from the Edwards Garden Gallery. They can also be seen while you grab a quick bite on the patio at the Museum Cafe. The art collection boasts more than 4,000 works developed after 1950 in a variety of mediums, including video, paint, photography, sculpture, installation and paper.

- The Birch Aquarium at Scripps: To witness the marine life of La Jolla up close, visit the Birch Aquarium. The whole family can enjoy a fun adventure learning about the ocean through exhibits, programs and activities at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego Some favorite exhibits include the Hall of Fishes, There’s Something about Seahorses, Living Tide Pools and Whales: Voices in the Sea Interactive.

- La Jolla Open Aire Market: On Sundays take a trip to the upper playground at La Jolla Elementary to enjoy the La Jolla Open Aire Market. Meet people from the community, listen to live music and peruse handmade arts and crafts while taking a bite of some local food offerings. The Open Aire Market is one of the biggest and best in the area. You’re sure to find a unique souvenir here to remember your vacation as well as tasty, locally-grown groceries for making a delicious meal in your accommodation.

- Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve: If you’re hoping to spend some time in the great outdoors during your trip to La Jolla, make sure to visit the Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. With 8 miles of trails, you can plan out an adventurous hike or take a guided nature walk. Check out the visitor center to learn more about the park and the land.

- La Jolla Cove: To enjoy a day of snorkeling, swimming and diving, head to la Jolla Cove. With calm, eco-protected waters, it’s a safe spot for viewing sting rays, a variety of fish and maybe even a leopard shark. You can also catch some rays on the shore or try your hand at building a fancy, expensive sandcastle.

Dining in La Jolla

- Brockton Villa: You’ll want to start the day with a delicious morning meal to provide you with plenty of energy, and one of La Jolla’s best breakfast places is Brockton Villa. Located in an old bungalow on a hillside above La Jolla Cove, this is a favorite spot among locals for a morning meal. With many egg options including a variety of steamers, pancakes and the house-specialty, coast toast french toast, there’s plenty to chow down on.

- Beaumont’s: Brunch is a favorite meal no matter where you are, and Beaumont’s a great place to dine. Situated in the Bird Rock seaside community, Beaumont’s offers a casual atmosphere and is a favorite meeting spot for La Jolla locals. Enjoy meal options like quiches, pancakes, eggs, salmon and bagels, or opt for something more savory like a Cuban sandwich, Beaumont’s burger or a croque madame.

- Puesto: For a delicious dinner out, try Puesto, a popular eatery serving up home-cooked Mexican street food. All meals are made-to-order and all salsas are prepared from scratch. Dine on traditional Mexican fare like chicken al pastor, carnitas and carne asada. There are vegetarian options as well including zucchini flower, soy chorizo potatoes and huitlacoche truffle.

- Michele Coulon Dessertier: If you have a serious sweet tooth, stop by Michele Coulon Dessertier. Here you’ll fill delicious sweet and savory offerings made from the best organic ingredients, like real butter and Belgian chocolate. Indulge in a variety of cakes, tartes, truffles, brownies, cookies, cupcakes, pies, cheesecakes and so much more. This sweet shop is certainly a sugar lover’s dream.

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