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Grande Colonial Hotel

Hotel Class
4 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.5 / 5Excellent
1,072 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    La Jolla Cove
    5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    University of California-San Diego
    7 min drive
  • Restaurant
    Starbucks
    3 min walk
  • Restaurant
    The Cottage
    6 min walk
  • Airport
    San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.)
    16 min drive

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Book online or call:

+64 9913 4658
  • Standard Room, 2 Queen Beds

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 4
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  • Standard Room, 1 King Bed

    Room Amenities

    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Grand Villa, 2 Queen Beds (Village View)

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 5
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  • Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 2
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  • Grand Room, 1 King Bed, Ocean View

    Room Amenities

    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 3
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About this area

La Jolla

Located in La Jolla, Grande Colonial Hotel is in the entertainment district and near the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at La Jolla Cove and Windansea Beach, while Birch Aquarium and Belmont Park are popular area attractions. Hotel Circle and SeaWorld are not to be missed. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    La Jolla Cove - 5 min walk
  • Popular Location
    University of California-San Diego - 7 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Mission Beach - 8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Mission Bay - 8 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Belmont Park - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • San Diego Coaster Sorrento Valley Station - 10 min drive
  • San Diego, CA (SAN-San Diego Intl.) - 16 min drive

Restaurants

  • Starbucks — 3 min walk
  • The Cottage — 6 min walk
  • Shorehouse Kitchen — 30 min walk
  • Shores Restaurant — 4 min drive
  • Caroline's Seaside Café by Giuseppe — 5 min drive

About this property

Grande Colonial Hotel

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a health club. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, valet parking and spa services. All 93 individually decorated rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet and pillowtop beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and down comforters, and guests will also find conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4 PM - 2:00 AM

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Payment types

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A 2.2 per cent tourism fee will be charged
  • Resort fee: USD 20 per accommodation, per night
The resort fee includes:
  • Beach towels
  • Health club access
  • Fitness centre access
  • Fitness/yoga classes
  • Sporting facilities or equipment
  • Nearby fitness centre access
  • Business centre/computer access
  • Internet access
  • Newspaper
  • Phone calls
  • Faxes
  • In-room safe
  • In-room coffee
  • Concierge/Valet service

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 50 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 30 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.
    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

Pool access available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Parking height restrictions apply.

Property is also known as

  • Grande Colonial Hotel La Jolla
  • Grande Colonial Hotel
  • Grande Colonial La Jolla
  • Grande Colonial
  • The Grande Colonial La Jolla Hotel La Jolla

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Valet parking: USD 30 per night
  • Electric car charging station
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 6:30 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–1:00 PM on weekends: USD 10-50 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Free bike hire
  • Health club
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe
  • Vending machine

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Business services

  • 5 meeting rooms
  • Conference space (5000 square feet)

Outdoors

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Pool umbrellas
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Body scrubs
  • Facials
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage - prenatal
  • Massage - sports
  • Massage - swedish

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

More

  • Beach towels
  • Fireplace in reception
  • Romance packages available
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Ceiling fan
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Pillow-top mattress
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 49-inch smart TV
  • TV channels
  • iPod dock
  • premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Fridge

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Free local calls
  • Free long-distance calls
  • Free newspapers (weekdays)
  • In-room massage
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Turndown service

Nearby activities

Activities

  • Beach access
  • Cave exploring
  • Ecotours
  • Fitness centre (free access)
  • Golf
  • Health club access
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scooter/moped hire
  • Scuba diving
  • Segway hire/tours
  • Snorkelling
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Swimming
  • Waterskiing
  • Windsurfing

Where to eat

  • Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.
4.5

Excellent

5 - Excellent
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4 - Good
315
3 - Okay
68
2 - Mediocre
19
1 - Poor
12
4.6
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.3
Amenities
4.4
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 2 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Convenient to restaurants, shops and beach. Room was perfect

Stayed 5 nights in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Location and condition of property were great. The foof in the restaurant was really excellent , which was not expected for hotel food. Would go back in a minute.

Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
Stayed 1 night in Oct. 2019

5/5 Excellent

Friendly staff, great location , no major deficiencies

Stayed 3 nights in Oct. 2019

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