Where to stay around La Jolla?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 730 holiday lettings near La Jolla. From 384 houses to 176 condos, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near La Jolla for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to La Jolla?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in La Jolla:

  • La Jolla Shores: 180 holiday homes
  • Village of La Jolla: 355 holiday homes
  • Beach Barber Tract: 275 holiday homes
  • Country Club: 378 holiday homes
  • La Jolla Mesa: 194 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to La Jolla?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in La Jolla. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Cuvier Park: 5,023 holiday lettings
  • Tourmaline Surf Park Beach: 4,973 holiday lettings
  • La Jolla Playhouse: 5,094 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego: 5,021 holiday lettings
  • Children's Cove: 5,039 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around La Jolla listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in La Jolla?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 384 houses in La Jolla. Our other popular types of La Jolla holiday rentals include:

  • Condos: 176 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 49 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 41 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in La Jolla?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 206 holiday homes with pool available in La Jolla. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental home or villa in La Jolla, USA your home away from home

    La Jolla is a wealthy seaside resort that sits on the west coast of southern California. The affluent nature of the area means a range of top quality holiday rental accommodation is available, ideal for those looking to spoil themselves and make the most of their holiday time. Despite its popularity with tourists La Jolla retains its small-town USA feel, and offers a friendly base from which to visit the many attractions of the San Diego area.

    Things to do in La Jolla, USA

    Many visitors head to La Jolla with money to spend, and a popular place to spend it is Prospect Street in the town centre. Here you will find top-quality shopping, with a number of boutique clothing and jewellery stores selling high-end merchandise. On the same street are many gourmet food stores and fine restaurants, meaning Prospect Street is ideal for a full day and night of extravagance and luxury.

    Heading outside of the town centre, a short journey takes you to the coastline along the Pacific Ocean. This is a beautiful area of rugged cliffs, sandy coves and unspoilt scenery that offers great daytime activities and sunset walks. Top spots along the coast include La Jolla Cove – which offers excellent swimming and snorkelling, and Windansea Beach – a historic surfing area. The coastline is defined by Mount Soledad – 822ft hill which is marked by a 43ft tall cross.

    The main cultural landmark in La Jolla is the Museum of Contemporary Art of San Diego, which was founded in 1941 and exhibits art from the last 50 years. Golfers will also love La Jolla, as it is the home of the Torrey Pines Golf Course, home of the famous Buick Invitational PGA tournament every February.

    Places to visit on holiday in La Jolla, USA

    La Jolla is just a twenty minute journey from of San Diego, and this diverse city has many attractions for visitors of all ages. These include the famous San Diego Zoo, many professional sports teams, top dining and nightlife options, great shopping and Sea World Wild Animal Park, with much more to see and do depending on your interests.

    Weather in La Jolla, USA

    The Mediterranean to semi-arid climate of San Diego country means visitors to La Jolla can expect warm to hot temperatures all year round. August and September are the hottest and busiest months in which to visit, but even the coldest months of December and January have an average temperature of nearly 20C.

    Flights to La Jolla, USA

    San Diego International Airport (SAN) is just 15 miles from La Jolla, an easy drive that will take little more than 20 minutes upon arrival. Several airlines offer flights to this airport from London, so shop around and book in advance for the best bargains. Car hire is freely available in the airport.

    Sightseeing in and around La Jolla

    Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Travellers enjoy fun activities like surfing and bird watching. Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that La Jolla has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • SeaWorld (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • San Diego Zoo (10.6 mi / 17 km)
    • Legoland California (18.7 mi / 30 km)
    • Birch Aquarium (0.5 mi / 0.9 km)
    • Torrey Pines Golf Course (3.1 mi / 5 km)
    • Mission Beach Boardwalk (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)

    Seasonal weather in La Jolla

    Travellers enjoy La Jolla for its surfing. If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 24°F.

    Exploring the beaches and other natural features in La Jolla

    Travellers love La Jolla for its beautiful ocean views and breathtaking sunsets. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in La Jolla. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • La Jolla Cove (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Balboa Park (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Mission Beach (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Ocean Beach Park (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Old Town San Diego State Park (8 mi / 12.9 km)
    • Coronado Beach (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)