Best places to Visit in San Diego La Jolla Attractions

Enjoy the best of La Jolla attractions when you visit The Lodge at Torrey Pines. With close proximity to major golf courses, the Del Mar race track and La Jolla Playhouse, guests have the opportunity to fully embrace all the region has to offer.

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Woman and child holding golf clubs
Golf

Guests at The Lodge at Torrey Pines can take advantage of priority tee times at the iconic Torrey Pines Golf Course with the stunning La Jolla coastline as a backdrop. We also have partnerships with nearby courses including The Crosby, Maderas, Aviara, La Costa and Morgan Run.

Torrey Pines Reserves
Hiking

Located adjacent to The Lodge and the Torrey Pines Golf Course, the Torrey Pines State Reserve has 2,000 magnificent acres of protected rare Torrey Pine trees, miles of unspoiled beaches and a lagoon that is vital to migrating seabirds. With more than eight miles of trails, you can explore the serenity of Torrey Pines in the same atmosphere as the first settlers to California.

Group of women enjoying a day of shopping
Shopping

Downtown La Jolla along Prospect Street is a shopper’s paradise, with several popular outlets, one-of-kind boutiques, art galleries and jewelry stores. Find distinctive apparel, accessories, home décor and gifts for loved ones back home.

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club (DMTC)
Del Mar Racetrack

Only a few furlongs from the Pacific Ocean, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club (DMTC) hosts the San Diego County Fair and live racing from mid-July to early September.

The Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Scripps Aquarium

The Birch Aquarium at Scripps is the public exploration center for the world-renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UCSD. Perched on a bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the aquarium features more than 60 habitats of fish and invertebrates from the cold waters of the Pacific Northwest to the tropical waters of Mexico and beyond.

Theater seats at the La Jolla Playhouse
La Jolla Playhouse

Under the artistic direction of Christopher Ashley, the La Jolla Playhouse on the campus of UCSD is a hotbed for musicals and plays that have gone on to Broadway and stages around the world. The Playhouse won the 1993 Tony Award® for America's Outstanding Regional Theatre.

Children Pool in La Jolla
Children's pool in La Jolla

Originally created as a children's swimming area in the ocean in the 1930s, the Children's Pool is now a popular destination in La Jolla to observe harbor seals and sea lions. Take a walk on the impressive seawall for another view of the intriguing marine wildlife and the ocean beyond.

La Jolla Shores
La Jolla Shores

Located only three miles from The Lodge at Torrey Pines, La Jolla Shores is a wide, mile-long beach with soft sand and gentle waves, making it an ideal spot for families, sunbathers and beginner surfers. The Lodge at Torrey Pines Beach Program offers guests complimentary folding chairs, beach towels and beach toys. Picnic lunches can be arranged with the concierge. Service is subject to availability.

San Diego
San Diego

Experience the wonders of a world-class city that offers rich cultural foods, breathtaking beaches, Tony Award®-winning theaters and the largest concentration of museums west of the Mississippi. From Downtown Seaport Village to the shore of Del Mar, you will find a diverse mecca of activities for all ages. For more information, visit the San Diego Tourism Authority.

Neighborhood Guide

Explore our helpful La Jolla and San Diego neighborhood guide so you can make the most of your time here. The region features a beautiful coastline, upscale dining and shopping, prestigious art galleries, and more.

Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial

Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial

Distance from The Lodge:
5.70 miles

Village of La Jolla

Village of La Jolla

Distance from The Lodge:
6.00 miles

Jake's Del Mar

Jake's Del Mar

Distance from The Lodge:
4.70 miles

Brigantine Restaurant

Brigantine Restaurant

Distance from The Lodge:
7.00 miles

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar

Distance from The Lodge:
15.80 miles

Torrey Pines Gliderport

Torrey Pines Gliderport

Distance from The Lodge:
1.80 miles

Petco Park Stadium

Petco Park Stadium

Distance from The Lodge:
16.20 miles

Little Italy

The Unconditional Surrender

The Unconditional Surrender

Distance from The Lodge:
15.90 miles

Cabrillo National Monument

Cabrillo National Monument

Distance from The Lodge:
18.70 miles

Lions Tigers & Bears

Lions Tigers & Bears

Distance from The Lodge:
47.60 miles

Living Coast Discovery Center

Living Coast Discovery Center

Distance from The Lodge:
23.40 miles

The New Children's Museum

The New Children's Museum

Distance from The Lodge:
15.50 miles

Aquatica San Diego

Aquatica San Diego

Distance from The Lodge:
31.20 miles

Loma Square

Loma Square

Distance from The Lodge:
11.90 miles

Westfield UTC

Clairemont Town Square

Clairemont Town Square

Distance from The Lodge:
8.10 miles

Westfield Mission Valley

Westfield Mission Valley

Distance from The Lodge:
14.30 miles

Fashion Valley

Fashion Valley

Distance from The Lodge:
14.00 miles

Seaport Village

Seaport Village

Distance from The Lodge:
15.90 miles

Old Town San Diego

Old Town San Diego

Distance from The Lodge:
12.70 miles

Belmont Park

Belmont Park

Distance from The Lodge:
13.90 miles

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Distance from The Lodge:
27.90 miles

SeaWorld

SeaWorld

Distance from The Lodge:
12.20 miles

Balboa Park

Balboa Park

Distance from The Lodge:
16.20 miles

Coronado Bridge

LEGOLAND

LEGOLAND

Distance from The Lodge:
22.10 miles

The Lodge at Torrey Pines

The Lodge at Torrey Pines

Distance from The Lodge:
0.00 miles
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