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Carlsbad By The Sea Resort

850 Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad, CA 92011, United States
+1 760 438 7880

£79+

Overall guest ratings

7.7/10 Good
Based on 3,110 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.0
  • 8.6
  • 3.5

Good to know

  • Good shuttle service
  • Great shopping

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    About

    When you stay at Carlsbad By The Sea Resort in Carlsbad, you'll be in a shopping district and minutes from Flower Fields of Carlsbad and Carlsbad Premium Outlets. This hotel is within close proximity of Sealife Aquarium and Legoland California.

    Rooms

    Make yourself at home in one of the 142 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Your room comes with a pillowtop bed. Rooms have private balconies or patios. 36-inch LCD televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

    Amenities

    Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool, a spa tub, and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. If you're planning a day at a nearby theme park, you can hop on the complimentary shuttle.

    Dining

    Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. A complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast is served daily.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is complimentary (available 24 hours).

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    Amenities

    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Fitness centre
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Restaurant
    • ATM on-site
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Hot tub
    • Outdoor pool
    • Express check out
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Concierge service
    • Laundry facilities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free airport shuttle
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 3,110 reviews
    • 9.7 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.5 "85% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 90%."
      9.2 "Great parking, according to 92%."
      9.6 "96% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.6 "96% thought parking was inexpensive."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% were happy with the shuttle service."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
      8.8 "Management was excellent, said 88%."
    • 8.6 "Pool is good."
      7.9 "Clean pool, said 79%."
    • 6.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Rooms are ok."
      6.2 "Only 62% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      6.2 "62% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 3.5 "Vibe wasn't good."
      2.3 "77% criticized the unstylish hotel."
    • 3.0 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.1 "89% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 435 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      8.9 "Easily accessible by car, said 89%."
      8.5 "85% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      9.3 "Great parking, according to 93%."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      8.2 "82% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.6 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.5 "Beds were acceptable for 65%."
    • 3.2 "Horrible vibe."
      2.3 "77% criticized the unstylish hotel."

    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 2,550 reviews
    • 9.8 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% liked the proximity to shopping."
      10.0 "100% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
      9.3 "Great parking, according to 93%."
      9.0 "Easily accessible by car, said 90%."
      8.7 "87% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      9.7 "97% thought parking was inexpensive."
      9.7 "97% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.4 "94% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.7 "97% were happy with the shuttle service."
      8.1 "81% said the reception staff was great."
      8.2 "82% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.6 "Pool is good."
      7.6 "Clean pool, said 76%."
    • 6.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Average cleanliness."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were clean enough."
      6.5 "65% thought the cleanliness of the hotel was average."
    • 5.1 "Rooms are ok."
      5.2 "Only 52% said rooms were clean enough."
      5.9 "Beds were acceptable for 59%."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the tv was ok."
      6.3 "63% thought the bathroom was big enough."
    • 3.2 "Horrible vibe."
      2.1 "79% criticized the unstylish hotel."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought, the hotel was stylish."
    • 3.1 "Disappointing internet connection."
      1.3 "87% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    7.0 Good
    Based on 31 reviews
    • 9.5 "Terrific location."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
    • 8.5 "Good value."
    • 7.0 "Good cleanliness."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.7 "Vibe wasn't good."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    Based on 93 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      8.3 "83% said the reception staff was great."
    • 6.5 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 6.1 "Average comfort."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
    • 5.4 "Rooms are ok."
      6.3 "Beds were acceptable for 63%."
      6.1 "Only 61% said rooms were clean enough."
    Hotel type
    Family Hotel
    Guests think this is a family-friendly hotel.
    Good to know
    "Good shuttle service"
    "Great shopping"
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