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Things to Do for Halloween in La Jolla

Just like that, the summer season is already over and fall has come around in La Jolla. One of the best ways to spend a fall getaway is by planning for a thrilling Halloween journey. La Jolla offers a variety of exciting events and activities that will make your Halloween weekend one you will never forget. Take a look at a few options you have here during Halloween in La Jolla:

Haunted Aquarium

One of the most exciting attractions found right here in La Jolla is the Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. This incredible aquarium has over 60 different marine habitats for you to see up in person and sits high up on a bluff giving sweeping ocean views from outside. This Halloween season the aquarium will be hosting their Haunted Aquarium event perfect for everyone in the family. Entry into the event is included with all entry tickets and gets you access to a “kelp” maze, costume showcase, live music, and treat bags for the kids to enjoy. Show up in your favorite ocean themed costume and have fun with all the families in attendance! Haunted Aquarium will be taking place from Friday October 22nd through Sunday October 24th.

Halloween Mutt Run

You can earn your treats for Halloween this year by first running in the 8th Annual Halloween Mutt Run. This annual 1K and 5K race helps rescue dogs in need. This year’s event will be taking place on October 30th at 8:30 AM where runners are encouraged to show up in their favorite costumes. Additional activities include a dog costume contest, prizes, raffle baskets, and a beer garden. Don’t miss out on this popular race taking place at Road Runner Sports.

Relax at La Jolla Cove

One of the best reasons to visit La Jolla during the fall season is you get to experience all of our attractions with the summer crowds. This includes the La Jolla Cove that must be seen in person. This beautiful cove is home to some majestic sea lions and seals along with breathtaking views of the sunset. Sit down at a local restaurant for some fresh seafood or walk along the beach. There is so much to see right here at La Jolla Cove.

More Halloween Fun Is Waiting

There are just a few of the ways for you to experience Halloween around La Jolla this year. Book a vacation rental today to be close to all of the fun and excitement.

Property Walkthrough: Lux

No one wants to stay in a vacation rental that has not been updated since the 80s. Instead, a vacation is best enjoyed when you have access to luxury and high-end features. This is exactly what you will find and so much more when you book a stay at Lux located at The Shores. This 3-bedroom contemporary villa is a dream house just waiting to host you during your trip to La Jolla.

Your Dream Home

Guests of Lux will be amazed the moment they pull up to this magical property. Lux features a modern design completed with tropical flora and a beautiful walkway taking you inside the property. A huge mahogany door will bring you inside this modern marvel. Bright shades of white dazzle the floor and walls. As you walk inside, you will notice the spiral staircase that can take you upstairs. Head on further back on the first floor to find yourself in a spacious living area. There are multiple seating options with plush and leather furniture to relax on. The large flat screen TV is wall-mounted and has access to all of your favorite streaming apps. An incredible electric fireplace is surrounded by a large wall mural, adding more character to the room. What truly stands out is the sliding patio wall that can be raised, creating an indoor/outdoor room with direct views of the beach. The gourmet kitchen is just around the corner, featuring white granite countertops, luxury stainless steel appliances, and leather barstool seating at the kitchen bar. The luxury dining room table is ready to host your meal for a relaxing night in.

Bedrooms and Bathrooms

All three bedrooms located at Lux can be found on the second floor. The master suite comes with a plush king bed along with an en suite bathroom featuring a walk-in shower and soaking tub that overlooks the ocean; multiple toilets and dressing rooms in this master suite make it perfect for couples to prepare for another exciting night on the town at the same time. The remaining guest bedrooms also feature their own private bathrooms along with queen beds. A full-size bath can also be found on the first floor.

Truly Luxurious Experience

A stay at Lux is something remarkable, so make sure to book this highly sought-after property today. The beach along with The Shores shopping and dining areas are just a short walk away, making Lux a prime location for your La Jolla getaway!

Casual Dining Spots in La Jolla

If you choose sunny La Jolla in San Diego as your next vacation destination, you are doing a great job as this vibrant area has lots to offer. From long shorelines with soft sand to breathtaking trails overlooking the ocean, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean to gorgeous sunrise and sunset views, this spot has it all. You can also expect a lot in terms of the food scene as it has many gourmet restaurants located all over the area. Whether you are in the mood for local seafood or gourmet steak dishes, Mexican delicacies, or American delights, you will not be disappointed by any chance.

La Jolla is well known for its stunning cliffs and gorgeous views. While choosing the perfect accommodation spot for your stay, you can explore the options at our La Jolla Vacation Rentals. We are happy to tell you about the different choices at our vacation properties. We have options like luxury rentals, beach cottages, and spacious vacation homes. Whether you are looking for a beachfront property or a quiet and calm home, you can find the right choice for your exciting vacation. After a relaxing stay at our fully furnished vacation homes, you can start exploring the different restaurants in La Jolla.

Isola La Jolla

Enjoy fresh and delicious wood-fired pizzas at this famous Italian restaurant. Pair the food with a perfect wine from their large selection for a memorable dining experience. The menu features many types of pizzas with authentic flavors and high-quality ingredients. You can also sample an exciting selection of pasta, salads, house-made focaccia bread, and tempting desserts to complete the experience.

Olive & Basil

If you are in the mood for fresh Mediterranean cuisine, head to this popular joint in La Jolla. You will find delicious options of Mediterranean, Californian, and fusion cuisine with a focus on customer satisfaction. Check out a long list of gourmet seafood, fresh salads, California-style kababs, burgers, wraps, gyros, and much more.


Find gourmet European delicacies at this famous restaurant located in La Jolla Shores. The restaurant is also popular for its well-stocked bar with a wide range of liquor choices. The menu has many European-inspired dishes like seafood, meat, salads, pasta, pizzas, and steak. The popular dishes include salmon, huevos rancheros, and Cioppino.

The Lot

Visit this gourmet hotspot for your fix of continental, seafood, and steak cuisine. It has a relaxing ambiance with a theatre for luxury cinema. You can find delicious varieties like sandwiches, brunch options, seafood like calamari, scrimps, and Mexican delicacies for a wholesome and satisfying dining experience.

Beaumont’s Restaurant

Relish contemporary American and comfort food at the Beaumont’s Restaurant. Located in the Bird Rock community, this vibrant restaurant is popular among locals and tourists for exciting gourmet choices. Sample some delicious and unique items like coast toast, crispy salmon, and grilled fish tacos. You can also enjoy many gourmet egg dishes with fruit garnish.

Casual Restaurants in La Jolla

You can never run out of casual dining options in La Jolla. Enjoy gourmet food against a gorgeous landscape for an unforgettable vacation. Book your stay at one of our La Jolla Vacation Rentals and return with fantastic everlasting memories.

Property Walkthrough: Coastal Breeze

When booking a stay here in beautiful La Jolla, you probably want to be as close to the beach as possible. If that is the case, pick out a vacation rental that is just minutes from the beach such as our Coastal Breeze property. This cozy 3-bedroom home can comfortably sleep up to six guests at any given time. Take a look at what Coastal Breeze has to offer for your stay in La Jolla:

Stay in La Jolla Around the Corner from the Beach

You will fall in love with the beautiful Coastal Breeze home that is literally around the corner from the beach. Guests will have street side parking at this two-story home. The charming entryway will take you inside to the first floor of the home where you will find natural wood flooring and modern décor. The spacious living area features plush furniture, a cozy gas fireplace in the corner, and a large flat screen TV to watch all of your favorite shows. A bar is located near the patio door where you can mix up your favorite cocktail. Continue down the hallway where you will find additional seating areas where you can relax at right by the window. The kitchen comes complete with tile flooring, plenty of countertop space, and full-size appliances. Check the cabinets for your essential cooking utensils to help you whip up a meal. The adjacent dining room table has enough room for the family to sit down and enjoy a meal together.

Bedrooms and Bathrooms

All of the bedrooms inside Coastal Breeze are conveniently located on the second floor. The master suite features a plush king size mattress and en suite bathroom. The guest bedrooms also feature plenty of space one with a queen size mattress and the other with a set of twin beds perfect for children. These bedrooms share a bathroom together that comes with a tub and shower combo.

Rooftop Views

One of the greatest amenities to Coastal Breeze is the rooftop deck where you can get some of the best views in the area. Spend your evening with a drink in hand as you feel the ocean breeze hit your face. When you are ready to explore the area Windansea beach is a quick walk down the street. You can find plenty of shopping and dining establishments along with downtown La Jolla that is another 10 minutes down the road. There is plenty to enjoy when you book Coastal Breeze for your La Jolla getaway!

Rainy Day Activities in La Jolla

When visiting La Jolla, you can expect to find plenty of sunny days right along the coast. Our beautiful coast will keep you outside for the majority of your stay. La Jolla can see the occasional rainy day as clouds roll in off the water for possibly several hours at a time. If that happens, fear not, as La Jolla features plenty of fun attractions and activities that will help you to keep having fun. Take a look at some rainy day La Jolla activities:

Birch Aquarium

One of the most exciting attractions found right here in La Jolla is the Birch Aquarium. This attraction is mostly indoors, letting you spend a few hours inside as you wait out the rain. The aquarium is a part of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego. Expect to find vast exhibits that showcase include underwater animals such as octopus, sea turtles, sharks, and much more. Special events are held throughout the year at the aquarium too such as unique lectures, conversation classes, and even private events. The Birch Aquarium is open for extended summer hours from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM daily. The aquarium currently requires reservations for future visits and facial coverings must be worn inside.

Watch a Show at La Jolla Play House

When it comes to some of the best live performances in La Jolla you cannot pass up the chance to visit the La Jolla Play House. This live theatre is the perfect spot to enjoy a live performance on a rainy day or any day for that matter. La Jolla Play House’s schedule is always posted in advance with tickets available for purchase as well. In addition to live theatre performances, you can enjoy special events such as Coffee with the Playhouse and workshops perfect to help you teach theatre. Call 858-550-1010 during your stay and see which performances still have tickets on a rainy day in La Jolla.

Visit Geisel Library

Visiting a library during a vacation getaway may not sound like the most exciting activity but Geisel Library is not your typical library either. Come check out this architectural masterpiece and features unique exhibits inside, many of which that are dedicated to Theus Seuss Geisel better known as Dr. Seuss.

Fun La Jolla Activities on a Rainy Day

As you can see, there are plenty of ways to spend your next rainy day in La Jolla. Book one of our vacation rentals for the best stay imaginable.

4th of July 2021 in La Jolla

Escape the heat of summer back home and come enjoy the beautiful coastal environment of La Jolla. Our San Diego community is the perfect place to spend your summer vacation, especially for the upcoming 4th of July holiday. This American tradition needs to be celebrated with style and exciting activities; you can find all of that and more here! Take a look at what you can expect for the 4th of July in La Jolla: 

La Jolla Fireworks 

Ask anyone about their favorite part of 4th of July celebrations and we guarantee they will always say the fireworks display at the end of the night. While last year saw many of the fireworks celebrations across the greater San Diego get cancelled, many have been scheduled to return this year. This includes our very own La Jolla Fireworks celebration that will take place the evening of July 4th. Our fireworks celebration is often something special thanks to the beautiful La Jolla Cove surrounding you. Kick back on the beach and stare up as the night sky is lit up with beautiful fireworks. The display will take place at Ellen Browning Scripps Park at 9:00 PM. Guests are encouraged to get there early as the viewing areas can get busy. Make sure to bring a blanket to lay down on the grass in the park and a small flashlight to help you navigate after the show has ended. Once the fireworks are over, you can enjoy the area with plenty of restaurants and bars that will be open.  

Enjoy La Jolla Cove 

Make sure to enjoy the rest of what La Jolla has to offer during your 4th of July stay. La Jolla Cove is always a great place to start with plenty available to entertain visitors. Kayak out onto the water and take a peek at the local caves. Look out onto the Cove’s shores, where hundreds of sea lions and seals majestically lay out under the sun. Local art galleries and museums are a great way to beat the hotter summer days indoors. La Jolla really is the gem of Southern California.  

Plan Your Stay for the 4th of July in La Jolla

As you can see, there is plenty of fun waiting for you here in La Jolla. Make sure to book one of our exclusive vacation rentals today before your favorite is already reserved. You can be nearby La Jolla Cove and the fireworks display with our unique rentals.  

Property Walkthrough: Beach Front Bungalow

Most vacation rentals in La Jolla are incredible properties, but Beach Front Bungalow really stands above the rest. This jewel is situated right on the beach, where you can wake up to beautiful views of the ocean. Beach Front Bungalow is a second-floor home that provides you with modern décor and a variety of amenities to keep you comfortable throughout your vacation to La Jolla.

Main Living Areas

Beach Front Bungalow offers spacious rooms found all throughout the home. When you walk in the property, you will find the living area comes complete with a plush ottoman and large flat-screen TV. The electric fireplace behind the loveseat can keep you warm on the cooler nights of the season. Natural wood furnishings and cute decorations offer a modern yet unique décor. The recently remodeled kitchen has everything you need for a comfortable stay. Natural wood cabinetry is attractive to the eyes, especially when paired with brushed nickel handles and modern appliances. Natural wood countertops offer plenty of space to prepare a delicious meal. Natural wood flooring is found all over the home, creating a modern feel and making it easy to clean up any spills.

Sleeping Arrangements

Like all other bungalows, this property has an open floor plan with no separate bedrooms. Instead, you will find the beds conveniently located throughout the home. A plush queen size mattress is located behind the living area so you can still have unbeatable views of the beach right outside your window. A full-size bed is situated in a nook further on in the La Jolla rental where you can have your own personal space. The ottoman found in the living area can also be converted into a twin bed for additional sleeping space. The bathroom offers mosaic tile surrounding the spacious shower and incorporates the seaside aspect of the property.

Unbeatable Patio Views

The biggest draw to Beach Front Bungalow is the unbelievable patio found outback. Step out through slide patio doors where you will find a spacious patio just feet away from the beach. Glass patio paneling lets you enjoy the view even while seated in the plush patio furniture. Walk around the property to get down to the beach where the waves offer a peaceful serenity only available in La Jolla.

Book Beach Front Bungalow La Jolla Rental Today

Be sure to reserve the Beach Front Bungalow La Jolla rental for your next vacation to La Jolla. The property even features beach chairs, towels, boogie boards, and snorkeling equipment for an incredible time at the beach. Contact us to book!

Book Your 2021 Memorial Day Weekend Getaway to La Jolla

Everyone knows that the summer season does not start until we hit Memorial Day. This annual holiday is often used as the perfect getaway for when school ends and the family is looking to relax. Obviously, this year is very different than years past with everyone’s comfort level of traveling. Luckily, things are returning to normal allowing you to travel again and feel safe doing it. Take a look at why you should plan a Memorial Day weekend Getaway to La Jolla:

Professionally Cleaned Rentals

The cleanliness of your lodging is now more important than ever when traveling. Our exclusive properties are professionally cleaned prior to any arrival. We make sure there is no additional risk to exposure when staying in our spacious homes. Not all hotels can offer the extra confidence like we can!

Spacious Homes to Stay In

Another option that hotels are unable to offer is the size and space available in our lodgings. Our vacation rentals are full size homes offering up plenty of space. Enjoy a modern condo that has incredible views of the city or rent a huge vacation rental with several bedrooms and bathrooms. Your family will have plenty of space to stretch out and relax in. These vacation homes also come with luxurious amenities to enjoy. Enjoy a view of the bay or ocean, link up on the complimentary Wi-Fi, cook up a feast in the gourmet kitchen, or stretch out on the local beach access. So much offered in our vacation rentals!

Memorial Day Activities

While La Jolla may not offer your typical Memorial Day events this year, you can still find plenty ways to have fun while being safe. La Jolla features some of the most beautiful beaches in the San Diego vicinity. You cannot pass up an opportunity to check out La Jolla Cove. This famous landmark features incredible views of the bay along with majestic sea lions and seals sleeping on the rocks. There are plenty of spots to hike at including La Jolla Trail and Camino De La Costa. Take the kids to Kellogg Park, an oceanfront park which features a huge playground and other fun activities.

More Fun Here in La Jolla

As you can see, the best way to start your summer vacation is with a Memorial Day weekend getaway in La Jolla. Reserve one of our rentals today and experience La Jolla the way it was meant to be!

Celebrate Easter in La Jolla 2021

If you are like most, you are looking forward to warmer weather this spring and summer season. Traveling has been harder than ever this past year, but things are slowly returning to normal. Now is the best time to take advantage of laxer restrictions here in California and visit beautiful La Jolla. Our coastal city is a prime destination all year round. With the Easter holiday just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to visit! Take a look at how you can celebrate to Easter in La Jolla this year:

Beautiful Spring Weather

If there is one thing to know about La Jolla and the greater San Diego area, it is that the weather is always beautiful. You will find the daily highs in April stay around 65 degrees in La Jolla; the nights do not drop much more in temperature with a daily low of 54 degrees. You can easily pack light and spend your time outdoors during your stay.

Keep Comfortable with Our Rentals

A wonderful spring vacation all starts with your lodging choice. Don’t waste your time stuck in a small hotel room, especially if you have not traveled in months. Instead, reserve one of our vacation rentals in the area, letting you have plenty of space. Our La Jolla homes are privately owned and offer various amenities to keep you comfortable. Expect features such as flat screen TVs, modern furnishings, full size appliances, and multiple rooms to keep you comfortable. All linens and toiletries are provided so you do not have to pack any. Backyards feature spacious areas that can come covered in grass, concrete, or even sand! We know that will make for a unique Easter egg hunt your children will love.

Spring Activities in La Jolla

Get ready for an incredible time here in La Jolla. Our coastal city is home to our infamous cove that features lovely seals and sea lions basking in the sun. The beaches are gorgeous and offer the perfect spot for an ocean side picnic. Try out a variety of outdoor activities such as snorkeling, kayaking, and even paragliding. There is so much to do for fun in La Jolla!

La Jolla Is Waiting

There has never been a better time to make up for lost time and plan a getaway in La Jolla. Look no further than our rentals for the best Easter vacation possible!

La Jolla Date Ideas and Best Date Night Spots

There is no place more romantic or magical for a getaway for two than La Jolla. Our San Diego community is one of the finest destinations on the West Coast to visit. When staying in La Jolla make sure you take your loved one out for a romantic night on the town. Here are some date ideas in La Jolla for a romantic date night:

La Jolla Cove

Perhaps the most famous attraction in all of La Jolla is the La Jolla Cove. This popular cove is situated along the La Jolla Shores where there is plenty of sandy beaches for you to take a stroll on. The West Coast sunset is one of the most beautiful experiences you will ever have. Prepare a picnic on the beach as you and your loved one look out at the beautiful ocean. The cove is home to the infamous La Jolla sea lions and seals who are frequently seen napping on the rocks. There is so much fun to be had for a romantic date at La Jolla Cove.

Torrey Pines State Reserve

If you and your date are the outdoorsy type look no further than Torrey Pines State Reserve. This local state park features plenty of hiking trails of all experience levels. Torrey Pines is the only location in the world where you can find the namesake pine trees that are exclusive to the region. Most of the trails will take you up the cliffs for incredible panoramic views of everything below.

Romantic Dining in La Jolla

Complete your romantic stay in La Jolla with a romantic fine dining experience. George’s at the Cove offers a fine dining experience like no other. The multi-floor restaurant features various levels of dining; the bottom floor is reserved for fine dining while the upper floors feature more casual fare. The menu features fresh seafood for every entrée. Expect creative entrees that can easily pair with one of the fine wines on the menu. If you are in the mood for Hawaiian head over to Duke’s La Jolla. This romantic restaurant features two floors with ocean views and some of the best Hawaiian food around. Both restaurants offer dine-in services for the best meal possible.

More Fun in La Jolla

There are plenty of ways for you to have the perfect date night in La Jolla. Prepare for your stay by reserving one of our exclusive rentals in La Jolla.