Empress Hotel

Style plus service near La Jolla Cove

Empress Hotel's crisp décor and high level of service guarantee an easeful stay. The location—a couple of blocks from the restaurants and shops of Prospect Street and the ocean—is perfect for making the most of La Jolla. 

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Opera singers serenade you in the stylish cocktail bar. Breakfast on the sundeck comes with an ocean breeze

What it's like

A hearty dinner and a glass of wineGuest rooms are modern and stylish, with mini-refrigerators and high-quality mattresses. Ask for a room on a higher floor for a view of the ocean. For unwinding after a long day of work—or surfing—opt for an in-room massage. The Complimentary breakfast is substantial (expect waffles, hard-boiled eggs, fresh pastries, fruit and yogurt) and can be enjoyed on the sundeck. 

Independent spirit

Relaxed, beachy vibe, high-end service 

Small touches

Live piano music always draws a crowd at Manhattan of La Jolla restaurant—and you might be serenaded by a (very good) opera singer on occasional nights.

Eat and drink

Manhattan of La Jolla serves Italian cuisine in a romantic room. Don't miss live music in the very popular cocktail lounge. 

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning in a breakfast room opening onto the 2nd floor sundeck.

Empress Hotel dining

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Rooms & Rates

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Empress Hotel is in downtown La Jolla, walking distance to the ocean and Prospect Street. Torrey Pines Golf Course is about a 15 minute drive from the hotel.

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Guest Services

  • Concierge
  • Valet parking

Eat & Drink

  • In-room dining (dinner)
  • Complimentary continental breakfast
  • Manhattan of La Jolla

Business Services

  • Business center
  • Free WiFi

In-room amenities

  • All non-smoking property
  • Jacuzzi suites
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room massage services by appointment
  • 27” flat screen televisions with premium channels
  • Voicemail
  • Desk
  • Wake-up calls
  • Clock radio
  • Free local calls and toll-free access
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Bathrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Sofa sleepers (depending on room type)
  • In-room safe
  • Rollaway beds
  • Express check-out
  • Intelity in-room service tablet

Cancellation policy

Cancel by 3 PM hotel time 24 hours prior to arrival date to avoid the charge of first night's room plus tax.
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