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    Grande Colonial La Jolla

    910 Prospect Street, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037-4198
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      2 adults
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          US$ 330
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good24%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          “ocean view” (144 reviews)
          “junior suite” (42 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Reviewed 12 November 2015

          A great hotel with lots of charm and comfort. While not cheap, we thought the hotel was really good value for the quality of the room, service, food, pool, and general experience. Location in La Jolla is great. Lots to do in walking distance. We...More

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          Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 20 November 2015

          Dear steveI2922XF: Welcome to the United States, Aussie friends. So glad you had the chance to visit La Jolla during what I hope was an extended trip to the States. Delighted to have you and so glad to hear how much you enjoyed our hotel...More

          Reviewed 12 November 2015

          I experienced a horrible thing booking through Expedia but the staff and management accommodate me and my wife and helped us in our time of need . I absolutely enjoyed my stay and will definitely come back for a stay because of the service and...More

          Thank JayDmz2013
          Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 20 November 2015

          Dear JayDmz2013: I am very sorry about the issues you experienced while booking your reservations on a third party travel site. But I am delighted to hear that our staff was able to turn that around for you so that you ended up having a...More

          Reviewed 12 November 2015

          My husband me and my toddler stayed at this gorgeous historical hotel for my husband's birthday. It was amazing. La Jolla is cute and reminded me of St. Tropes on the French Riviera minus the yachts. Very fancy lavish and a little adorable village by...More

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          Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 20 November 2015

          Dear Bianca. Thank you for choosing to stay with us while visiting La Jolla to celebrate your husband's birthday. We appreciate you celebrating such a special occasion with us. We love being compared to a European-style, seaside resort and La Jolla is just that...a little...More

          Reviewed 11 November 2015

          The Grand Colonial Hotel is a gorgeous historical hotel. Parking is a little tricky downtown La Jolla if you choose not to use valet service. However it is doable if you are patient. Check in was a breeze. We had beautiful views from our ocean...More

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          Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 20 November 2015

          Dear Rorsborn: I am so happy to read how much you enjoyed visiting the Grande Colonial. I appreciate very much you taking the time to write such a comprehensive review covering everything from check in to the in-room amenities and from the service you received...More

          Reviewed 9 November 2015

          We decided a quick one night trip to La Jolla would be a nice getaway - we forgot that we live with millions of other people! La Jolla was jammed! Lots of traffic and folks everywhere! Truth is that the weather was outstanding for a...More

          Thank JacarandaSpirit
          Response from GrandeColonial, General Manager at Grande Colonial La JollaResponded 20 November 2015

          Dear JacarandaSpirit: I loved hearing how you stumbled upon our hotel and were able to get the last room available for your last minute little getaway. It sounds like you actually scored a great room, as those that are designed to accommodate our guests with...More

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          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Breakfast Available
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Babysitting
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          • US$ 254 - US$ 400 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #2 Luxury Hotel in La Jolla
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in La Jolla
          • #3 Business Hotel in La Jolla
          • #3 Family Hotel in La Jolla
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
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          • Number of rooms
          • 93
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          bellafromrussia
          Do rooms have balconies?
          21 June 2017|
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          Response from 315David303 | Reviewed this property |
          To the best of my knowledge, no.
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          LuluMer
          I have a small well behaved dog. My husband and I are looking for lodging march 30th. Thank you
          20 March 2017|
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          Response from 4csueback | Reviewed this property |
          I don't believe that pets are allowed at the Grande Colonial, but the Sheraton and upscale Valencia hotel both cater to dogs.
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          lamusats
          How much is parking? Is it charged per day or per 24 hours?
          6 June 2016|
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          Response from Padraic M | Reviewed this property |
          We were there in mid October. Daily valet parking was $30 We stayed in the Little Hotel by the Sea and parked on the street most days as this was much more convenient for us in this location, a block down the hill from the... More
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          "We had great views from 5th floor"
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          "Not all rooms have a view of the ocean so ask. But no matter, any room would be nice in this hotel"
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          "We loved our king suite with pool and ocean views. Higher floors will have nicer views."
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          "Loved our room with a "partial view" Friends loved the old building with a full view."
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