About Herman Cook Volkswagen


Volkswagen dealership in Encinitas, CA

Welcome to our family-owned dealership! We have been a proud part of the Encinitas area for over 55 years and have helped drivers from across the region find the perfect vehicle. This community is our home and we aren’t going anywhere! At Herman Cook Volkswagen we are always looking for new ways to give back and sponsor many local events, including the Encinitas Half Marathon, Surfing Madonna Beach Run, Cardiff Kook 5K/10K, the Turkey Trot, and San Diego Vintage VW Cruises. We also are involved in the local YMCA and SDSU athletics.

The world has changed significantly since we first opened our doors in the 60’s, but our values remain the same. At Herman Cook Volkswagen the customer is our top priority. We go above and beyond to provide every customer with an easy, no-hassle shopping experience. Our team streamlines every step of the process so you can save both time and money.

As any owner will say, there is really nothing like a Volkswagen. The exceptional quality and driving experience are unmatched in these vehicles and it’s one of the many reasons we are proud to be an exclusive Volkswagen dealership since 1967. At Herman Cook Volkswagen you’ll find an excellent selection of new and pre-owned Volkswagen vehicles and the friendly, knowledgeable staff to help you along the way. Most importantly, there’s no haggling or high-pressure sales. At Herman Cook Volkswagen in Encinitas, CA you can have confidence you’ll be treated in a straightforward, courteous manner each and every time you stop in. Let us show you the Herman Cook Volkswagen difference today.

Phone Numbers:Sales Hours:
  • Mon - Fri8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Sat9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Sun10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Service Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Sat - SunClosed
Parts Hours:
  • Mon - Fri7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Sat - SunClosed

VW driving off into the sunset

Welcome to our Volkswagen dealership

When you buy a Volkswagen, you’re buying a vehicle that perfectly combines style and performance, built with only the highest quality parts. It’s a brand that is consistently delivering the most cutting-edge products and technology and at Herman Cook Volkswagen you’ll find a large selection of new vehicles straight from the factory. These shiny, brand new Volkswagen vehicles are hard to resist and our inventory is updated daily.

It’s nice to have a lot to choose from and that’s why we also carry pre-owned Volkswagen vehicles. Whether you’re looking for pre-owned sedans, SUVs, or convertibles, you’ll find it at Herman Cook Volkswagen. We’re dedicated to providing our customers with only the highest quality service and products and that’s why every pre-owned vehicle is thoroughly inspected before it is added to our inventory. When you take your business to Herman Cook Volkswagen you can have confidence you’re getting the quality, reliable vehicle you paid for.

VW driving on an open road

We’re here for whatever you need

Vehicle ownership should be straightforward and that’s why we strive to help make it that way with a variety of automotive services in San Diego County, CA. Not only can you purchase a new or pre-owned Volkswagen vehicle from us, but we also offer maintenance and repair performed by Volkswagen Master Certified Technicians. These experts have the skills and know-how to repair even the most complicated innovative technology in Volkswagen vehicles with ease. Most importantly, our team works quickly to get your vehicle in and back on the road quickly.

We understand that buying a new or pre-owned Volkswagen is a big financial decision and it’s important to us to provide resources to help our customers throughout the process. Take the Herman Cook Volkswagen Finance Department for example. Our services include military and new grad finance programs, online pre-approval, and much more to help you get the vehicle you want. Best of all our friendly staff is here to help and will assist you every step of the way. We also offer incentives, rebates, and coupons straight from Volkswagen to help you save money.

VW Parked on a beach in front of lifeguard stand

Why YOU should choose Herman Cook Volkswagen

  • Herman Cook Volkswagen has been an exclusive Volkswagen dealership since 1967. We have over 50 years of Volkswagen experience under our belts.
  • We have a wonderful sales staff that will not only cater to your needs, but also give you a one-of-a-kind personalized sales experience. At Herman Cook Volkswagen, you are not just another sale, you become a part of our family.
  • Our department managers bring a combined 245 years worth of automotive and Volkswagen experience! As a result we are extremely well versed in all of your Volkswagen needs and questions.
  • As a family owned and operated business Herman Cook Volkswagen is committed to supporting the community in every potential way. Herman Cook Volkswagen prides itself in contributing to not only our local economy but more importantly our local community. We are involved in many nonprofit and charitable organizations across San Diego County.
  • We are the only Volkswagen dealership in San Diego County to achieve 100% training in all departments under the strict guidelines of Volkswagen.
  • As a result of treating our customers as family for over 50 years we regularly sell and service Volkswagens to third generation customers, and in our opinion that’s pretty awesome!

Herman Cook Volkswagen is a San Diego, Encinitas, Vista, Oceanside, & Carlsbad Volkswagen dealer.

Herman Cook Volkswagen is located at: 1435 Encinitas Blvd • Encinitas, CA 92024

Proposition 65 WARNING

WARNING: Certain products at this dealership can expose you to chemicals including engine exhaust, carbon monoxide, phthalates, and lead, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to https://www.p65warnings.ca.gov/.

Herman Cook Volkswagen 33.046449159618994, -117.25859311534353.