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Address: 7766 Fay Avenue La Jolla, San Diego, United States
Empress Hotel of La Jolla is located in central La Jolla, close to Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, Cuvier Park, and Children's Cove. Nearby points of interest also include La Jolla Cove and Windansea Beach.
Empress Hotel of La Jolla features a restaurant and a bar/lounge. Room service is available. The hotel serves a complimentary breakfast. Recreational amenities include a sauna and a fitness facility. This 3-star property has a business center and offers small meeting rooms, a meeting/conference room, and limo/town car service. Complimentary wireless and wired high-speed Internet access is available in public areas. Business services, wedding services, concierge services, and tour assistance are available. Guest parking is limited, and available on a limited first-come, first-served basis (surcharge). Additional property amenities include a rooftop terrace, multilingual staff, and laundry facilities.
73 air-conditioned guestrooms at Empress Hotel of La Jolla feature coffee/tea makers and safes. Bathrooms feature bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Wireless Internet access is available. In addition to desks and complimentary newspapers, guestrooms offer free local calls (restrictions may apply). Televisions have cable channels, video-game consoles, and pay movies. Rooms also include windows that open and blackout drapes/curtains. Guests may request microwaves, hypo-allergenic bedding, and wake-up calls. Housekeeping is available daily.
The Empress Hotel has a spa tub and sauna, as well as a small fitness center with a treadmill, bicycle, and strength-training equipment. Guests also enjoy discounted access to a nearby health club, which offers exercise classes and an array of fitness equipment.
The hotel is five blocks from La Jolla Cove, part of the 6,000-acre San Diego-La Jolla Underwater Park Ecological Reserve. The beach is popular for swimming, snorkeling, and scuba diving, surfboards and other flotation devices are not permitted.
Seven miles from the hotel, Torrey Pines State Reserve is one of the wildest stretches of land along Southern California coast. Eight miles of hiking trails wind through the reserve's woodlands and along unspoiled beaches and lagoons. Guided nature walks are available on weekends and holidays. Adjacent to the reserve, Torrey Pines Golf Course offers two 18-hole courses, a golf shop, driving ranges, and pro instruction.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel, fees may apply.