Press Release

Lodge at Torrey Pines Wins Orbitz's 2013
Best In Stay Award as Top-Rated Hotel in San Diego

November 2013

La Jolla -- The Lodge at Torrey Pines has won's 2013 Best in Stay Award as the top-rated hotel in the San Diego market. The Lodge was selected based on the overall numeric score of nearly 300,000 hotel reviews submitted by Orbitz customers, combined with input from 150 Orbitz hotel experts.

"We thank the Orbitz community for honoring the Lodge at Torrey Pines as the best hotel in America's Finest City," said General Manager Dan Fullen. "There's nothing better than luxury and relaxation atop the cliffs of Torrey Pines State Beach overlooking the Pacific Ocean. This award is a reflection of every member of our hard-working team - from line cooks to room attendants, from maintenance to guest-service agents - and I couldn't be more proud of them."

“Finding the right hotel is an important part of the travel experience— whether it be its convenience to attractions or clients, amenities like a spa, pool or beach access, comforts like the room décor and dining, or of course the overall value of what you get for the price,” said Peggy Bianco, group vice president of global hotel services for Orbitz. “Orbitz combines a great online and mobile shopping experience with the insight of over 1.4 million verified hotel reviews to assist travelers in making smart hotel choices that will add to up to a memorable travel experience. And now with our Orbitz Rewards program, our customers can book and earn rewards for discounts on great hotels in every market that we serve.”

In recognition of the announcement, Orbitz will be offering a promotion code (BESTINSTAY50) through November 27, 2013 for $50 off a vacation package redeemable for a three-night stay or more at the Lodge.

Earlier this year The Lodge at Torrey Pines was voted a Top 20 resort in Southern California in Condé Nast Traveler's 2013 Readers Choice Awards issue. The Lodge ranked in the Top 10 overall, appearing on the prestigious list for the second year in a row.”

The Lodge at Torrey Pines is a AAA five-diamond resort that is home to the award-winning Spa at Torrey Pines and A.R. Valentien restaurant.

More about the Lodge: The Lodge at Torrey Pines, which features 170 guest rooms and suites, pays homage to the California Craftsman style of architecture of the early 1900s with its post-and-beam construction, expansive spaces, respect for natural landscape, and integration of indoor/outdoor living. The Lodge's design compliments the pristine beauty of the area's pines and sandstone formations, with beam details that echo the windswept Torrey pines themselves. Lodge accolades

The Lodge at Torrey Pines is owned and operated by Evans Hotels, San Diego, CA. For hotel reservations call 800-422-8386.