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The Lodge at Torrey Pines

The Lodge at Torrey Pines
A Craftsman haven by the sea

How often do you get a chance to spend the night in an architectural masterpiece? The Lodge at Torrey Pines, a coastal stunner in La Jolla, lets you not only be pampered like royalty (and who doesn’t relish that?) but also offers a close-up look at extraordinary craftsmanship.

Enter through stained-glass doors depicting a rare Torrey pine and step into a lobby of intricate wood details and furnishings that carry the Craftsman ideal into the present. Though the lodge was completed in 2002, its rarefied details look every bit like an Arts & Crafts masterpiece from the early 1900s. You’ll be head-spinning constantly to see all the stunning elements, all echoing the lodge’s remarkable waterfront setting. Dress up to dine on farm-to-table cuisine at A.R. Valentien restaurant, named after the renowned California artist whose Impressionist artwork fills the walls. Refined details fill every corner, even the spa—check out the intricate mosaic floors at the entrance and dramatic fireplaces in the lounge areas. Try the Ancient Oceans Ritual treatment, which includes a warm body wrap scented with lavender, sandalwood, and sage.

Golfers can play on two oceanfront circuits at Torrey Pines Golf Course, including the famed South Course, host of the 2008 U.S. Open. Torrey Pines State Park is practically right out your door.

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Imagine 70 miles of sun-drenched coast, an inviting ocean, and a year-round daily forecast of 70°F, and you’ll understand why this southernmost stretch of the state is all about outdoor fun. Discover top theme parks and attractions like Seaworld San Diego, San Diego Zoo, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, and LEGOLAND California.

The first European explorer to land in California, Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, came ashore in San Diego in 1542.

Relax at legendary retreats like Hotel del Coronado, find art and culture in San Diego and surrounding cities like luxurious La Jolla, and enjoy world-class golf at Torrey Pines, and enjoy culture and diversity, all at the edge of a sparkling blue sea.

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