Best Western


7830 Fay Avenue, La Jolla, CA 92037-4240
Phone: 858/459-4461   |   Fax: 858/456-2578   |   129 Rooms
Check Out Time: 12:00 PM   |   Check In: 2:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Stay at this recently renovated hotel in the picturesque village of La Jolla in southern California.

Escape to the BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea. A 100% non-smoking facility! Located two blocks from the beautiful beaches of La Jolla, California, the inn offers guests the best in comfort and convenience at a great value. Hotel guests will enjoy strolling down Prospect Street, the Rodeo Drive of San Diego, where they will find great shopping, art galleries and fine dining.

Choose a deluxe room with either an ocean view or a view of the village. All hotel guest rooms have interior corridors and are non-smoking. Guests may take advantage of the La Jolla Sports Club fitness center located across the street for a discounted daily fee. Other hotel amenities include an outdoor heated pool, meeting facility, free Wi-Fi, and a complimentary extended continental breakfast.

The BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea is conveniently located near the Birch Aquarium and the Museum of Contemporary Art. And only about five miles from Torrey Pines Golf Course, home to the 2008 U.S. Open Golf Championships. Wedding parties will appreciate the close proximity to seven beautiful churches. Corporate, senior and group rates are available.

Make an online reservation today at the BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea.


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items.
  • Our pool is heated year round because in beautiful La Jolla you can use it year round.
  • Safe deposit box. Available 24 hours a day at no charge.
  • Sightseeing tours
  • Paid parking, 12.00 USD, nominal fee
  • Meeting facilities Wind and Sea and the Sand Dollar Rooms
  • Catering
  • Fax services
  • Photocopy services
  • Corporate and senior rates
  • Parking for the physically challenged, nominal fee per day, 24-hour, $12.00, nominal fee
  • Outdoor parking, 24-hour, $12.00, nominal fee
  • Garage parking, 24-hour, $12.00, nominal fee
  • Elevator access to all floors
  • Interior corridor
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff English and Spanish
  • Laundromat available 9:00 A.M. until 10:00 P.M., nominal fee
  • Express check in for Best Western Rewards Members.
  • Express check out Folio under door on date of departure
  • Late check out, 1:00 p.m. at no charge
  • Cable or satellite television. All high definition cable channels in every room.
  • Free wireless internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms
  • Business center available. 24 hours, Free.
  • Printer available
  • Computer available
  • Computer modem hookups
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Conference services
  • Exhibit services
  • Dataports
  • Mail services availble. Mail drop off available 24 hours a day.
  • Banquet facilities Wind & Sea and the Sand Dollar Rooms
  • Conference facilities Wind & Sea and the Sand Dollar Rooms
  • Equipment rental, nominal fee
  • Fax and Copies available at the front desk.
  • Air-conditioning
  • Ice/vending machines. Three ice machines, three beverage machines and one snack machine.
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Two blocks to the Pacific Ocean
  • Complimentary USA Today newspaper
  • Complimentary candy and bottled water at check-in
  • The only guest coin laundry room in La Jolla Village
  • Attraction and dinner cruise ticket sales
  • HD Plasma big screen TV in lobby


Take advantage of the savings and fun with this special offer available at the best western plus inn by the sea in La Jolla.


Conveniently located, the best western plus inn by the sea in La Jolla, California is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 32.845385  /  Latitude: -117.275455


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: The north. Take Interstate 5 south toward San Diego. Exit on La Jolla Village Drive, turn right onto La Jolla Village Drive west, stay in the left lane. At the third traffic light turn left onto Torrey Pines Road. After six traffic lights, turn right onto Prospect Place. At Fay Avenue and Prospect, turn left. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea is on the right side of the street.

From: San Diego Airport. (Downtown).Use I-5 north, exit on La Jolla Parkway, head west for five traffic lights. La Jolla Parkway becomes Torrey Pines Road. Stay on Torrey Pines Road, turn right at Prospect Place, the fifth traffic light. At Fay Avenue and Prospect turn left. The BEST WESTERN PLUS Inn by the Sea is on the right side of the street.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

La Jolla Cave Store

Visitors to the La Jolla Cave Store can access the "world-famous" Sunny Jim Cave, by land. The man-made tunnel from the store to the cave, was carved out with a pick and shovel, over two years. Sunny Jim Cave remains the only known land access sea cave, along the California coast. Rent snorkel gear from the store to find one of the six ocean-carved entrances.

The cave is a must-see attraction for visitors in La Jolla. Bring your beach towel and gear for a relaxing day at La Jolla Cove, one of the most beautiful beaches in the San Diego area. Southern California travelers have several Best Western hotels to choose from for comfortable and convenient lodging.

More Area Attractions & Services

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 5.00 mile(s) from UCSD, University of California San Diego
  • 15.00 mile(s) from SDSU, San Diego State University
  • 35.00 mile(s) from Cal State San Marcos

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • Sightseeing tours
  • 5.90 mile(s) from Torrey Pines Gliderport
  • 6.20 mile(s) from Torrey Pines Golf Course

Nearby Restaurants


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near La Jolla. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

May 2015

May 17, 2015
Escondido Spring Street Fair

Over 500 vendors, live entertainment, and food from around the world come to the tree-lined streets of downtown Escondido.

May 3, 2015
Carlsbad Spring Village Faire

More than 100,000 people come to Carlsbad to take in the ocean beauty alongside unique vendor booths, delicious food, and family-friendly entertainment.

June 2015

June 16, 2015 and June 20, 2015
Race Across America (RAAM)

Come on out to the Oceanside Pier and cheer as cyclists begin the 3,000-mile journey to Annapolis, MD in one of the most difficult races in the world.

June 2015

June 5 - July 5, 2015
2015 San Diego County Fair

San Diego's annual county fair at the Del Mar Fairgrounds is the largest fair in California.

July 2015

July 11 - 19, 2015
2015 Annual Over The Line Tourney

Mission Bay's Fiesta Island in San Diego hosts this bat and ball tournament, routinely called one of the last great Southern California traditions.

August 2015

August 8, 2015
Farm to Bay Food & Wine Classic

Celebrate the sights, sounds, and flavors of San Diego at this Chula Vista event.

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