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Carlsbad by the Sea Resort
850 Palomar Airport Road, Carlsbad, CA 92011 – Show map
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Outdoor Pool (all year)
Golf Course (within 2 miles), Fitness Center, Hot Tub
Food & Drink
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free! Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Room Service, Vending Machine (drinks), Vending Machine (snacks), Airport Shuttle, Shuttle Service (free), Airport Shuttle (free), 24-Hour Front Desk, Express Check-in/Check-out, Ticket Service, ATM on site, Laundry, Dry Cleaning, Business Center, Fax/Photocopying, Honeymoon Suite
Newspapers, Safe, Non-smoking Rooms, Facilities for Disabled Guests, Family Rooms, Elevator, Heating
From 4:00 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
Free! All children under 18 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Cards accepted at this property
Carlsbad by the Sea Resort accepts these cards and reserves the right to pre-authorize your card prior to arrival.
Upon check-in photo identification and credit card is required. All special requests are subject to availability upon check-in. Special requests cannot be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.
Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.
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Convenience was key. This was close to the highway and close to Legoland. The pool was nice. The atmosphere was family like. Lots of kids.
The bed wasn't comfortable. My husband and I tossed and turned. Could have used a towel or two more in the room. The TV signal was grainy.
The breakfast food was poor
We had a room facing the pool which was great. The pool and hot tub were great too. It was a good location because we were going to lego land.
The price was very high for what we got. The breakfast was not very good for the price we paid for the room.
Loved that we could just walk there. Shuttle was a great convenience as well.
That both phones did not work when we arrived. Poor WiFi connectivity.
Liked everything almost there
1. poor quality of wify 2. I like firm beds. that was not there
Good service, friendly staff, and family environment. I would stay there again.
The facilities need to be updated.
Great location. Shuttle was very handy and always ready
The WiFi was very poor if it was working at all. No signal half the time
The area was nice and so was the staff.
There were a few bugs flying around in my room that I had to deal with before going to bed.
Liked the back patio in our room and the grass areas for kids to play!
Need a waffle maker in breakfast room. Would have preferred more counter space in sink area.
All staff from check in to manager drivers cleaners were helpful and so nice and informative and looks like they enjoy working there . I like the convenience of the stores across the street and shuttle to legoland. So it works out if you didn't have a car to get around.
Hard to say... It's look old when you first arrive but then the room we got was very spacious clean and remodeled inside
very good location
facility is a little old
Location, breakfast, lanai and view from the room looked out onto green space, plenty of parking, staff very courteous
Not enough hot water at breakfast for tea, would like to have had hard boiled eggs in addition to the omelets for the kids. Just FYI the refrigerator freezer in the room isn't cold enough to keep ice cream frozen--I expected that since it's just a small frig, but others in our party thought it should keep ice cream hard.
Breakfast was delicious & only 2minutes away from Legoland. Also knowing that the hotel shuttle can take you anywhere within 5miles is super awesome.
I did not like the fact that for 2 days we did not get our mattress covers changed & my baby girl had peed so it was weird.
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The pillows need to be replaced...worst pillows I have ever had at any hotel!!
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room on 2nd floor with no elevator to carry heavy luggage and facing the noisy freeway.
Great location for going to beach & Legoland, shuttle so easy and friendly to use!! Also close to shopping and restaurants
great location good breakfast loved the grounds
I like the accomiI like that, Dacians but the hotel provider for me and my family
the only thing that I would change is restroom in the Bay Area banquet area
Close to legoland
The place looks old.
Pool is warm and open until 10. Great shopping and restaurants and legoland close by. Family atmosphere.
The employees were not very friendly. Our room was located on the second floor which gave us a horrible view to the back of a restaurant and the trash bins and a loud filtering ?? system. The gate from the parking into our hotel building was propped open with a cheap cardboard that told us to leave on per security. Lastly, the fitness center smelled horrible.
Lovely pool. Spacious room. Okay breakfast.
Shame on me for not catching the rate difference for holiday. One day was 4th of July so room rate was more than double for all days. Holiday or not this is NOT a $400 per night facility. Back side of TGI Fridays was weird view from upper level.
The rooms had been updated, and were comfortable. Mini fridge and microwave were convenient. Myself and three sons fit fine, and was just down the road from Legoland. TGIF is on site, although the food and slow service was terrible. Food is nearby.
Breakfast was a joke. If you want cereal, coffee and toast, you will be fine. I had to warm my food up two days in a row. The staff work hard to keep it clean and full, but they were not very talkative or friendly, I think the lady would have snatched my plate out of my hand if she thought I was done, very high priced for what you get.
Location and pool
Room smelled, wi fi had a very weak signal. The free continental breakfast was below average. The beds were not comfortable mattress need to be replaced, I did not sleep at all for two days.
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