The Shores is very popular with beach lovers, both local and wordwide.
La Jolla Shores features a charming business area on Avenida De La Playa with specialty shops, professional offices and several excellent restaurants.
In the aerial photo of La Jolla Shores real estate the green patch on the bottom right is the famous La Jolla Beach and Tennis Club:
La Jolla Shores is the flattest and safest beach in La Jolla. Popular with swimmers, surfers, scuba divers, picnickers and volleyball, along with the only beachfront boat launch within San Diego City limits.
Homes in La Jolla Shores are highly prized by both full time occupants and as holiday retreats.
Homes on Spindrift are mostly bluff front (photo above) The Marine Room restaurant is right on the sand.
A small number of homes on El Paseo Grande (below) actually front the sand:
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The Beach and Tennis Club is fairly unique in that it owns the sand in front of the club – up to the high tide mark that is …
La Jolla Shores is also home to The Scripps Institute of Oceanography founded in 1903 which still conducts research around the globe. The original 1,000 foot pier built in 1915-1916, was replaced in 1987/88.