arrow-down arrow-left arrow-right arrow-up play-button plus tab-indicator dots close menu search facebook google-plus instagram pinterest rss twitter youtube rss-two heart Check FeaturedBadge linkedin minus apps placeholder linkedin

Tim Booth

General Manager - Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines

Term 9/18 – 6/22

Tim Booth is currently the general manager of the Hilton La Jolla Torrey Pines resort in San Diego.  He assumed operations responsibility in October 2016 of the 394-guest room resort featuring 30,000 square feet of meetings space and is alongside the 18th hole on the hollowed grounds of The Torrey Pines Golf Courses. The landmark resort located between La Jolla and Del Mar, is a popular venue for weddings and famous for its impressive views of the Pacific Ocean and of course the legendary Torrey Pines Golf Reserve.

A 25-year Hilton veteran, Tim began his hospitality career in food and beverage and catering in the city of New Orleans and worked at several area properties before joining Hilton in 1991 at Hilton New Orleans Airport Hotel and Conference Center.  Advancing successfully in management, he held general manager and hotel manager positions at Hilton Suites Brentwood Tennessee, Hilton Chicago, Doubletree Hotel and Executive Meeting Center Somerset New Jersey and The Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Golf and Tennis Resort.

Prior to San Diego Tim worked internationally with Hilton in Mexico and was the general manager of ­­­­­­­­the 343 room Hilton Los Cabos Beach and Golf resort.He was responsible for the complete rebuilding of the resort after impact of Hurricane Odile in 2014.  Before taking the international assignment in Mexico, he was general manager of a new construction project 400-room Hilton Santa Fe Buffalo Thunder golf, spa and casino resort, from May 2007 – April 2011.  During his tenure there he directed the resort’s opening and Hilton’s first management agreement with a Native American nation.  While there, he also held the dual role as general manager of the adjacent Homewood Suites at Buffalo Thunder with 81 extended-stay units.

A native of New Orleans, Tim attended University of New Orleans in the hospitality and restaurant program. He has served and participated on many tourism-related industry boards and charitable organizations including the United States Overseas Advisory Council and co-chair of Baja Sur.   He has also served as board director of both the New Mexico and Southern Arizona Lodging and Resort Associations, among many others throughout his career.

Tim and his wife Kim have two grown children three grandchildren who all share a deep love of our Hospitality and Travel industries. Tim’s father introduced him to golf at an early age and it is something he has developed like many golfers that love hate relationship which will never end.  Kim and Tim when not in San Diego will most likely be found with family in New Orleans or Nashville.

Find a place to stay

Book online or call 1-800-350-6205 to speak with a local expert

Related Articles and Features

Deals just for you



Hotel Z
Valid: Jan 11 - ongoing

Turn your weekday into a WeekYay when you book 2 nights and get the third night free! Mix up your work week by checking into Hotel Z.  You’ll have reliable 30 Mbps high-speed Wi-Fi, ...


Save Now, Stay Later

Humphreys Half Moon Inn
Valid: Jan 13, 2021 - ongoing

Planning your 2021 stay? Book at least 60 days out and receive big savings of 20% off our Best Flexible Rate! It pays to plan ahead. To secure your reservation, one night's room and tax deposit...


Linger Longer at Humphreys Half Moon Inn

Humphreys Half Moon Inn
Valid: Jan 13, 2021 - ongoing

Created for our extended stay guests, our Linger Longer package includes 15% off of 3 night stays and half-off parking, 20% off of 4 night stays and complimentary parking, and 25% off of 5+ night...

Events to check out


Big Bay Boom!

Jul 4, 2021

The Big Bay Boom July 4th Fireworks Show is back, promising another spectacular display over San Diego Bay. Fireworks will be discharged simultaneously from barges placed strategically around the Bay...


2021 U.S. Open Championship

Jun 14 - Jun 20, 2021

The 2021 U.S. Open marks the third USGA championship for the South Course and the second time it will play host to the national championship.


Independence Day Fireworks Spectacular at SeaWorld

SeaWorld San Diego
Jul 4, 2021

SeaWorld will celebrate Independence Day with a 15-minute display of fireworks set to a patriotic soundtrack. More details to come.

Stay in touch

Sign up to receive the latest news, events, and updates about San Diego. Our monthly and weekly newsletters will keep you informed about the latest and greatest happenings in the destination.

Sign Up

Visitor planning guide

For the ultimate guide to planning your San Diego vacation, view and download the San Diego Visitor Planning Guide, packed with useful information that will help you plan the perfect San Diego getaway.

Read More





Follow Us


English | Change Language

Select your country or region

China FlagChinaGermany FlagGermanyGreat Britain FlagGreat BritainJapan FlagJapanMexico FlagMexicoKorea FlagKoreaSwitzerland FlagSwitzerlandBrazil FlagBrazilFrance FlagFranceAustralia FlagAustraliaCanada FlagCanada USA

Or use Google Translate

Afrikaans Albanian Arabic Belarusian Bulgarian Catalan Croatian Czech Danish Deutsch Español Estonian Filipino Finnish Francais Galician Greek Haitian-Creole Hebrew Hindi Hungarian Icelandic Indonesian Irish Italian Japanese Korean Latvian Lithuanian Macedonian Malay Maltese Nederlands Norwegian Persian Polish Portuguese Romanian Russian Serbian Slovak Slovenian Swahili Swedish Telugu Thai Turkish Ukranian Vietnamese Welsh Yiddish