Situated along the California coast just North of San Diego -in the heart of the picturesque village of La Jolla, - the intimate Boutique Style Empress Hotel offers a convenient location -inviting accommodations-a wealth of amenities and exceptionally friendly service. From the touch of Sophisticated European Elegance in its decor to the welcoming staff - the Empress experience is truly unique and memorable. Guests begin their day on the relaxing sundeck waking up to a Complimentary Deluxe Continental Breakfast. In addition the hotel offers Complimentary use of the Fitness Room - Business Center and In-room Wireless Internet access. Within a short walk from the hotel - guests will enjoy the multitude of tempting Restaurants - alluring shops - Fine Art Galleries and Museums many of which overlook the Pacific Ocean and La Jolla Cove Beaches. With Torrey Pines biotech and Medical Research Facilities only 4 miles away - the Corporate Traveler has easy access to a productive days work just minutes from the hotel. In the evening - guests may opt to relax over dinner at the hotel in Award-Winning Manhattan - voted as one of La Jollas most Romantic Italian Restaurants - or just enjoy a nightcap by the fireplace in Manhattans Lounge while listening to a Local Jazz Trio.