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New Boutique Hotel in La Jolla

Nestled in the heart of La Jolla, The Shoal at La Jolla Beach is home to some of the best sunsets at Windansea Beach, just steps from the hotel. This charming San Diego beach town has it all-from Beachfront lounging and surf watching to kayaking and seal-watching in La Jolla Cove. With numerous restaurants, galleries and boutiques in La Jolla Village, this world-class destination awaits.

The Shoal La Jolla Beach is within a few miles of other famous attractions including the Torrey Pines State Reserve and Municipal Golf Course, San Diego Zoo, Coronado Island, Balboa Park, Little Italy and Old Town San Diego to create a memorable experience. Borrow our towels and beach chairs and bask in the California Sunshine at the Beach or take a swim in our Outdoor Heated Pool and Jacuzzi. Relax at our new Fire Pit and appreciate the ocean breeze as you reflect on your ideal Beach Experience at The Shoal La Jolla Beach.

When business calls you to La Jolla, The Shoal La Jolla Beach will provide the respite at the end of your day with close proximity to the Biomedical and High Tech community with UCSD, Scripps, Sanford Consortium and many new research and innovation companies located in La Jolla and nearby San Diego. What a great way to start a work day with a walk or jog along THE BEACH, breakfast at one of the unique cafes.

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Located Steps from Windansea Beach and Close to La Jolla Village

Sit back, relax and soak up that ocean air! The Shoal La Jolla Beach offers rooms with king beds or two beds and accessible options to meet the needs of all of our guests. Beachfront Views and Stunning Sunsets await you in beautiful NEW guest rooms.

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We provide countless complimentary amenities for your enjoyment.

To speak with a reservations specialist and book today, call us at 858-454-0716.

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Feeling Adventurous?

Get out and explore! Stop by our front desk to chat with our friendly, knowledgeable staff about area attractions! While you’re there, check out our expansive listing of some of the best dining options in the area! Traveling with the family? The Shoal La Jolla Beach is located just 6 miles from SeaWorld San Diego and just 4 miles from the world-renowned San Diego Zoo.


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  • Outstanding in Every Way

    "We asked for a quiet king room on the second floor for one night. Got it. Enjoyed a wonderfully appointed exceptionally clean room. Bathroom was a delightful surprise. Too crispy to try the pool. Staff was first rate. Price was oh so reasonable. Location: fabulous. Smart choice for us, and any travelers."

  • Simple, comfortable beach bungalow

    "Quaint, comfortable converted motel. No frills, but it has comfortable beds, AC, and blackout shades, everything for a good nights rest. There’s also a pool, but the big draw is Windansea beach, one of San Diego’s prettiest beaches, a block away. People flock there to watch the sunset"

  • Quick Work Trip

    "This was a fantastic spot to stay. Walking distance from beach and great food and coffee. Will absolutely stay again! Also bonus that the beach within distance is Windandsea, which is in my opinion one of the best beaches in San Diego. Especially for photos!"

  • Would Stay Again!

    "The decor is very modern and adorable. I felt very safe during my stay. I love the location in proximity to the ocean. The front desk was pleasant and helpful... I would totally recommend and stay here again!"
    -Lesly H

  • Good Stay at La Jolla

    "Great location , half block from beautiful pacific. room was clean bathroom was large with well working shower . One Mile and 1/4 from Richard walkers pancake house that I walked to and back four days in a row. Staff were friendly and attentive. I usually don’t like the motel setup but I really enjoyed my stay here"-Bill McGovern

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