The Loft

9500 Gilman Drive - 0077 La Jolla, CA
Max Capacity: 223 people
The Loft is UC San Diego's performance lounge and restaurant where modern design, appetizing bites, and intriguing performance commingle. Whether you're interested in hosting a wedding reception, party, or lecture, The Loft at UC San Diego is the perfect space to design your own experience. The venue accommodates a variety of event styles including performance, film screenings, lectures, receptions, and parties for up to 220 guests. Food and wine pairings, music playlists, and artistic entertainment are all optional features and fully customizeable. From industry events to seasonal celebrations, we will work with you to ensure the best Loft experience.
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Amenities
  • Designated Bus Loading Area
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Dining/Al Fresco
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Yes
  • Facility Location Setting: The Loft is based in the heart of the UC San Diego Campus. Close to the main parking structure on Gilman Drive in La Jolla. We are based less than a five minute drive away from both the I-5 freeway, Torrey Pines and La JOlla Shores
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 223
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 1
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 1
  • Parking: Parking Garage On-site
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: Greater than 50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 1-5 miles
  • Year Built: 2007
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