Discover ”the jewel” that literally means La Jolla. Originally named for its stunning setting just 15 minutes from San Diego, La Jolla is an exquisite combination of a seaside European resort village and Southern California fun. Experience some of the fun things to do near our luxurious California lodging on La Jolla’s expansive beaches; dive into the deep with a scuba class, learn to surf, kayak or play golf at the famous Torrey Pines course. This affluent San Diego suburb is also home to the renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography, Stephen Birch Aquarium & Museum and University of California, San Diego. Whether you have a lot – or a little time, our knowledgeable concierge staff at our CA lodging can recommend activities, tours and activities that will fit every interest and schedule.