Explore La Jolla
With its name meaning “The Jewel” in Spanish, given the spectacular coastline, year-round sunshine and vast number of oceanfront hotels, La Jolla is a sparkling example of the perfect beach holiday destination. Located to the north of San Diego, the area is blessed with a warm climate, peaking from July to September when temperatures average around 75°F and rainfall is minimal. The winter months generally remain warm and sunny, but can occasionally be afflicted by storms.
When to visit La JollaWith its agreeable annual climate, the area is a popular destination throughout the year. However, reservations for some of La Jolla’s luxury hotels can sometimes be hard to find during the peak periods of late summer and early fall. Why not look for resort hotels in January or February instead, when the Torrey Pines Golf Course in La Jolla hosts the PGA Tour?
How to get to La JollaThe nearest commercial airport is San Diego International Airport (SAN), located about 8 miles south of the city, from where taxis and bus transfers are available to transport you to La Jolla hotels. La Jolla itself is served by both buses, and the San Diego Trolley, enabling easy navigation of the region. Downtown San Diego is home to the Santa Fe Depot, which is the main hub of Amtrak train services, and is within short transit from La Jolla.
Why visit La JollaWhilst the beautiful Pacific coastline and hotels on the beach are undoubtedly the main tourist draws for La Jolla, aided by San Diego’s Mission Beach, being nearby, the area is also rich in culture, and famous for its shopping. It is definitely worth checking out the Museum of Contemporary Art, whilst Grand Avenue and Prospect Street are home to a fabulous array of specialist boutique shops.
Where to stay in La Jolla Hotels.com offers a great selection of saver deals on some of the best hotels in the area including the Hyatt Regency in La Jolla and the San Diego Marriott, La Jolla. Take a look online today, and book a stay at one of the numerous beachfront hotels for an unforgettable holiday.