Book your room at Grande Colonial Hotel
Historic hotel near shops in seaside La Jolla, CA
With a stay at Grande Colonial Hotel in La Jolla, you'll be in the historical district and minutes from Athenaeum Music and Arts Library and La Jolla Cove.
This 4-star hotel is within close proximity of Children's Cove and Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.
Make yourself at home in one of the 93 air-conditioned rooms featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.
Enjoy recreation amenities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a garden. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Satisfy your appetite at the hotel's restaurant, which serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or stay in and take advantage of room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.
Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in La Jolla? This hotel has 5,000 square feet (465 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and meeting rooms.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
The 4-building Grande Colonial La Jolla is 1 block from La Jolla Cove and 6 miles (9.7 kilometers) from the concentration of high-tech/biotech industries known as the Golden Triangle. It's located amid entertainment and shopping districts, with downtown San Diego 12 miles (19.3 kilometers) away.
The Grande Colonial provides complimentary WiFi and high-speed wired Internet access throughout all public spaces, including the hotel's 6 conference rooms and in all guestrooms and suites. This completely smoke-free hotel features an elegant, antique-filled lobby, a stylish restaurant and bar, onsite spa services, and an ocean-view terrace with private garden pool. Passes (surcharge) are available to La Jolla Sports Club 1 block away.
- 24-hour front desk
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Number of floors - 5
- Babysitting or childcare
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Conference space
- Fireplace in lobby
- Total number of rooms - 93
- Luggage storage
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 465
- Smoke-free property
- Number of buildings/towers - 4
- Spa services on site
- Outdoor pool
- Use of nearby fitness center (discount)
- Wedding services
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Meeting rooms 3
- Number of meeting rooms - 6
- Year Built 1913
- Conference space size (feet) - 5,000
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Ceiling fan
- Air conditioning
- Free weekday newspaper
- Hair dryer
- Designer toiletries
- Premium bedding
- Iron/ironing board
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- In-room safe
- LCD TV
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Daily housekeeping
- Room service (limited hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
- iPod docking station
Where to Eat
Nine-Ten: Located adjacent to the lobby, this contemporary, upscale restaurant and bar features seasonal California Cuisine menus and a diverse award-winning wine list (including half-bottles and selections by the glass). Offers indoor, sidewalk patio, or ocean view terrace dining. Serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner daily. Happy Hour Mon - Fri. Three private dining rooms can accommodate 75 guests.
Room Service: Available from early morning until late evening.
Nearby Things to Do
The hotel features an ocean-view terrace and private garden pool. Passes (surcharge) are available to La Jolla Sports Club, one block away.
The hotel is one block from the beach, four miles from the Torrey Pines Gliderport, five miles from the Torrey Pines Golf Course and Torrey Pines Nature Reserve, and six miles from Mission Bay Aquatic Park, affording numerous recreational opportunities.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Water skiing nearby
- Kayaking nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Bicycle rentals nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Mountain biking nearby
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
Check-in time starts at 4 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- Breakfast fee: USD 10.00 per person (approximately)
- Valet parking fee: USD 28 per night (in/out privileges)
We should mention
Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.
Awards & Affiliations
- The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.