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Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

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Reviewed 12 January 2015

Friendly staff. We were given bottle of wine for our anniversary. We were also allowed to check in early. The room however, was not up to the standard that we expected for a Joie de vive hotel. This was being compared to the Citizen in Sacramento, which was beautiful. The room was small unlike the pictures. The bathroom tub had...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

I wish we could have done more to wow you. Most of our guests feel quite at home with us, so I'd be happy to look into your room to make sure it's up to par. If you can get back to us with your room number and the dates of your stay, I'd love to check into this matter....

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 12 January 2015

This place could be so good, it has such potential, but ultimately you'll be disappointed! Compared to surrounding hotel/motels this place is expensive. We stayed in one of the apartments. The room looked like it hadn't been renovated since 1980. The paint colors, the stains, the furnature (and lack of it) was poor. Beds were uncomfortable with really old pillows....

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

I'm sorry that the weather didn't cooperate during your visit, Simon, but it's even more disappointing that you weren't happy with your room. Different rooms have different views, and we wish we could have explained that better. Were you able to ask for a room change? We would have been happy to do everything we could to accommodate you, and...

Saint Charles
Reviewed 10 January 2015

The view from the room was fantastic. We arrived early, so the room wasn't ready. We went to lunch and within 1/2 hour, they called that it was available. Right over the beach, you could watch the sun set while laying in bed. The room was clean, the staff helpful. Even the "honor bar" proces were reasonable.

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your patience, William! Glad we were able to welcome you after your lunch, and that you loved our beautiful view. Looking forward to having you back for another relaxing beach-side vacation! Cheers, Thomas Lee General Manager

Reviewed 9 January 2015

Our stay at the pacific edge was perfect. Immediately upon check in, Luis & David who were working at the front desk graciously upgraded our room to a bungalow with an ocean view. The following morning we got a call and were upgraded yet AGAIN to an ocean view room with a balcony overlooking the water, a large King size...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

A balcony, a beach view and a king bed -- what could be better? Thanks for the fantastic review, Frank! We can't wait to see you next time you need a little sun. Cheers, Thomas Lee General Manager

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 9 January 2015

This is my favorite and only place I stay in Laguna. Not only is the view and location outstanding but the staff is so friendly. I travel frequently to the area and they always make me feel at home and welcome. I am always treated to beautiful rooms , with a bottle of wine always delivered to my room. My...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

It sounds like you've made some beautiful memories with us, and we couldn't be happier to be a part of them. Thank you for your continued support, and for the lovely review. Let us know what we can do to make you next trip even more special! Best, Thomas Lee General Manager

New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 9 January 2015

First of all I feel like this hotel is one big scam.I called 2 times before arriving in California to request an early check in. the actual day we arrived they told us that it would be a little while. Two hours passed and nothing they just string us a long and nothing. The employees where very fake after finding...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

While I wish we could have done more to get you into your room more quickly, I'm shocked to hear that you felt our team was unwelcoming. We pride ourselves on making all guests feel at home, so I will look into this immediately. I fear that you may have caught us on an off day, and I apologize, but...

Fountain Hills, AZ
Reviewed 8 January 2015

Spent new years weekend back on the beach at Pacific Edge and as usual the weekend was a blast. Oceanfront accomodations have the best view and are right over the water. The sunsets were better each night and I have a slew of photos to remind me of our time. Staff at the property are accomodating to any need and...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

This view really is spectacular! So happy to hear that you've felt at home over the years, and we can't wait to continue making memories with you. Until next time, thank you for the lovely review -- it means the world to us! Regards, Thomas Lee General Manager

Reviewed 7 January 2015

Most Amazing hotel ever. The location is beyond perfect. I had been looking at staying here for a little while. After the worst experience at another hotel in which I packed up and left without staying the remaining of my reservation, I was nervous on booking another hotel that was a 3 star. I actually called the front desk prior...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for giving us a shot! Knowing that you felt at home is such a compliment, so thanks for taking the time to review us. Can't wait to have you back next time you need a little California sun! Cheers, Thomas Lee General Manager

Santa Clarita, California
Reviewed 6 January 2015

My friend and I do an annual night after Christmas get away. This year we chose Pacific Edge Hotel. Our room faced the ocean. What a awesome view. We slept with the door open to hear the waves even though it was kind of chilly outside. I also had the heater on. I will say the picture of the room...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

Sounds like a perfect beach-side getaway! Thanks for making us a part of your trip, and for the lovely review. We can't wait to welcome you back -- perhaps in the summertime! Cheers, Thomas Lee General Manager

tustin ca
Reviewed 5 January 2015

I previously stayed there over Halloween and upgraded to a Ocean View room and paid a premium price for the upgrade. I booked a two night stay over New Years Eve and requested a room not on PCH because of Noise and past reviews. I was assigned to room 21. it faces the pool and PCH. I survived the noise...

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Thomas L, Manager at Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel, responded to this review

This is really disappointing, especially since you were looking forward to visiting us. We want to make this right, so if this has yet to be resolved, please don't hesitate to reach out to us at bookpacificedge(at)jdvhotels(dot)com. Until then, thanks for bringing this to our attention -- it'll only make us better. Best, Thomas Lee General Manager

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Imagine the cool ocean breeze brushing up against your cheek. Admire the views of the deep, blue, Pacific Ocean from the balconies overlooking the waves of one of our oceanfront rooms. Enjoy convenient sunning, surfing and swimming as the sand is just steps from your room. Pacific Edge Hotel is not only steps away from the sand of the California coast, but also steps away from everything that Laguna Beach has to offer. The hotel is within walking distance of both Laguna Village and the shops and galleries along the South Coast Highway. In addition to your holiday and vacation needs, we are known for being an ideal destination for groups, social events, and wedding. Our magnificent Villa offers a prime, one-of-kind event space, suitable for the most important and precious events. We look forward to you joining us for your next leisure or business stay. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel

Address: 647 South Coast Highway, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-2415 (Formerly Vacation Village Hotel)
Region: United States > California > Orange County > Laguna Beach
Price Range: $243 - $601 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Pacific Edge on Laguna Beach, a Joie de Vivre Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Hotel Pacific Edge
Pacific Edge Laguna Beach
Vacation Village Laguna Beach
Hotel Style:
#7 Business Hotel in Laguna Beach
#8 Romantic Hotel in Laguna Beach
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Laguna Beach
#11 Family Hotel in Laguna Beach
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