SORRENTO VALLEY – $135/night
This straightforward hotel, set in the Sorrento Valley, is 5 miles from Torrey Pines Golf Course and 1.4 miles from I-805. The unfussy rooms come with minifridges, microwaves and coffeemakers, as well as desks with ergonomic chairs, and flat-screens with premium channels. Suites add pull-out sofas and living rooms separated by French doors. Wi-Fi is included, and kids 17 and under stay free with an adult.
Free amenities include hot breakfast, parking and area shuttle service, in addition to a fitness room, a casual eatery/bar and an outdoor pool. There’s also a business center and 4,000 sq ft of meeting space, and pets are accepted for a fee.