Welcome to the Empress Hotel blog! Stay up-to-date on everything that's going on around our boutique hotel in La Jolla, San Diego. Featuring events, things to do and special offers, our hotel blog will keep you current on all of the latest happenings and nearby attractions, including La Jolla Cove, Torrey Pines Golf Course, UC San Diego and more.
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Experience the ultimate vacation in La Jolla, with radiant sunsets, on the Sunset Kayak Tour. Paddle a kayak through the ecological reserve, through sea caves and rock formations, into a breathtaking sunset on the ocean. The San Diego coast is a mesmerizing destination where you will savor vibrant colors kayaking along the shore. The Sunset Kayak Tour Package from Empress Hotel in La Jolla is sure to be memorable. Continue reading
Shop, eat, play, and dance under the stars at Haute La Jolla Nights. Heat up your vacation with live music, art exhibits, and incredible shopping and dining specials throughout the charming La Jolla Village on select Saturday nights. Enjoy live music from local San Diego bands on nine street stages and enjoy exciting art exhibits and receptions at world-famous art galleries. Join the hottest street party in the San Diego area. Continue reading
New students get to experience the excitement of moving into their dorm rooms on Move-In day at UC San Diego on Sept. 18th. If you're a freshman, your family will be helping you settle in to college life. Invite mom and dad to spend the day touring and helping you get acclimated to the UCSD campus. The Empress Hotel in La Jolla offers beautiful accommodations and affordable hotel specials for families looking for a relaxing retreat near campus. Continue reading